PD Dr. Peter Zahn

Phone: +49 351 260 3121

PD Dr. Artur Erbe

Phone: +49 351 260 2366

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Prof. Dr. Gianaurelio Cuniberti

Phone: +49 351 463 31414

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Bilal Khan defended his PhD thesis at TU Dresden, Faculty of Electr. Engin.: Congratulations!

Florian Fuchs defended his PhD thesis at Univ Chemnitz, Faculty of Sciences: Summa Cum Laude! Congratulations!

NanoNet is sponsor of TU Dresden's Nanocar Race team “German Azulene Explorer – GAZE”, more info.

New Research Training Group "Supracolloidal Structures: From Materials to Optical and Electronic Components" (GRK 2767) established. more at TUD, more at IPF

Helmholtz funding of NanoNet expired, but the network will continously promote collaboration and exchange of ideas.
Thanks to all members and partners.
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C'NANO Conference 2020 (2021), Toulouse, FR MEMO workshop, Nov 24/25
Plenary lecture - Francesca MORESCO (NanoNet PI): Mechanics with molecules: motors and gears working under the STM tip, Nov 23, 17:30
NanoCar Race II official Presentation, Nov 23, 18:00

DPG (Spring) Meeting 2022, Condensed matter section , Regensburg, DE (in presence)

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Dresden Nano Seminar (TUD)

Ascent+ European Nanoelectronics Network

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The IHRS NanoNet was funded by the Initiative and Networking Fund of the Helmholtz Association (VH-KO-606) until Dec 2020.

PhD seminars

PhD seminar series will be held twice a year, in which each doctoral candidate is expected to give a presentation within 9, 18, and 30 months of joining the research school. For each candidate, the presentations at the PhD seminars should precede a respective TAC meeting.

  • 1st year students
    (joined NanoNet < 9 M)
Presentation of own PhD project plan
(discussion of work plan, milestones and alternative approaches)
  • 2nd year students
    (joined NanoNet < 18 M)
Presentation of own scientific results
(mid-term evaluation of the PhD project)
  • 3rd year students
    (joined NanoNet < 30 M)
Presentation of results, achievements and discussion of final steps for the successful defence of the thesis  

Details on the next PhD Seminar can be found in our event calendar.

The tentative list of speakers for the next Seminar and an illustrated list of previous PhD Seminars can be found here.

The attendance to the PhD Seminars is compulsory for all NanoNet members.