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News of 24.05.2022

Ukrainische Schüler*innen zu Gast bei DeltaX

Ukrainische Jugendliche, die vor dem Krieg in ihrem Heimatland nach Sachsen geflohen sind, besuchten am 24. Mai das Schülerlabor DeltaX. Die 20 Schüler*innen der neunten bis elften Klasse absolvierten dort ein Programm zum Thema natürliche …


Press Release of 20.05.2022

Surprising turbulence: HZDR team comes across unexpected flow behavior in liquid metals

Some metals are in liquid form, the prime example being mercury. But there are also enormous quantities of liquid metal in the Earth’s core, where temperatures are so high that part of the iron is molten and undergoes complex flows …


News of 18.05.2022

HZDR-Preise 2021: Vorstand würdigt besondere Leis­tungen

Bei der Festveranstaltung überreichten der Wissenschaftliche Direktor Prof. Sebastian M. Schmidt und die Kaufmännische Direktorin Dr. Diana Stiller Preise in den Kategorien Wissenschaftskommunikation, Promotion, Forschung sowie Technologie und …



Solidarity with the Ukrainian people

There is no justification for Russia's military attack on Ukraine on February 24, 2022. As an international research center, the HZDR condemns this blatant breach of international law. We reject any use of force to resolve political issues. The people of Ukraine – and especially our research partners there – can count on our solidarity. We call on the Russian government to end all military action immediately and we will support Russian civilians in their position against this senseless war.More

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