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Press Release of 06.12.2023

With targeted qualification to a sustainable Circular Economy

Industrial processes generate inevitably of fine-grained residues. Researchers in the FINEST project are looking for solutions to bring these various material streams of anthropogenic origin back into the industrial value chain. A …


Press Release of 04.12.2023

Tiny electromagnets made of ultra-thin carbon: When terahertz pulses strike graphene discs

Graphene, that is extremely thin carbon, is considered a true miracle material. An international research team has now added another facet to its diverse properties with experiments at HZDR: The experts, led by the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE), fired short terahertz …


News of 30.11.2023

Purple Light Up – Shining a Light on Inclusion

In the evening hours around December 3, 2023, the entrance area of the HZDR will be lit up in purple. With this action, the Saxon research facility is once again joining the Purple Light Up campaign, which takes place annually to mark the …



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Horrified and deeply shocked by the terrorist attacks on the State of Israel, we strongly condemn the targeted violence against its civilian population. We mourn the victims and express our full solidarity to the assaulted people, their families and friends.More

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