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Press Release of 11.04.2024

New Material­s for Energy-Efficient AI: HZDR materials scientist receives prestigious ERC Advanced Grant

Dr. Denys Makarov from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant in the amount of 2.5 million euros. Over the next five years, this funding will enable him and his team to investigate a promising class …


Press Release of 10.04.2024

Nanocubes as interpreters: German-French project aims to manipulate tiny magnets with light

Spintronics is considered a seminal research field in physics. It promises faster electronic components, more delicate sensors, and new approaches for quantum computing. Nevertheless, fundamental questions remain to be answered. For example: How …


Press Release of 08.04.2024

Keeping power in the cycle: Tests confirm quality of purified graphite from used lithium-ion batteries

Lithium-ion batteries have become an integral part of everyday life. The number of used batteries is correspondingly high. They contain considerable amounts of important raw materials such as graphite. Recycling this mineral for being reused for …



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