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Daniel Blaschke defended his PhD thesis at TU Chemnitz.

Bertaut Prize to Dr. Matthias Zschornak from TU-BA Freiberg at 31st Europ. Crystall. Meeting in Oviedo, Spain. Congrats.
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Jura Rensberg defended his PhD thesis at FSU Jena.

Heidemarie Schmidt was appointed as Full Professor at Friedrich Schiller University Jena and Head of Dept. "Quantum Detection" at Leibniz IPHT Jena

Agnieszka Bogusz defended her PhD thesis at TU Chemnitz.

Nicola Spaldin: 2017 L’Oréal-UNESCO “For Women in Science” Laureate - Congrats, ETH Zurich press release

Solveig Putzschke (née Rentrop) defended her PhD thesis at TU Bergakademie Freiberg.


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MEMRIOX International Workshop 2016

Morning view Lectures and contributed talks Poster Session Bastei Bridge

The meeting took place at the Berghotel Bastei on September 25-27, 2016. It started with a welcome lunch on Sunday and concluded after lunch on Tuesday.

Workshop Focus

We attracted about 30 participants, especially students and scientists from the Virtual Institute, from the Dresden area, and from other institutions and labs. The program covered the following topics:

  • Memristive Switching
  • Memcomputing
  • Phase change materials
  • Multiferroic materials
  • ...

MEMRIOX International Workshop 2016 - Participants

Invited speakers

The following invited speakers confirmed their participation:
  • Chu, Ying-hao (Taiwan, TW)
  • Di Ventra, Max (San Diego, US)
  • Kats, Mikhail (Madison, US)
  • Mc Leod, Alex (San Diego, US)
  • Spaldin, Nicola (Zurich, CH) - CANCELED due to illness
  • Waser, Rainer (Jülich, DE)
  • Wuttig, Matthias (Aachen, DE)

Contributed Papers / Best Poster Prize

Besides the lectures given by the Invited Speakers, Contributed Talks and Posters were presented.
The Best Poster Prize was awarded to Jura Rensberg from Friedrich Schiller University Jena. The second prize was awarded to Katharina Skaja from Forschungszentrum Jülich and the third prize went to Thomas Kämpfe from IAPP of TU Dresden.


The Agenda is available here.
The list of contributions can be downloaded here.
The Abstract Booklet is available here.
Monday afternoon: walking tour or sightseeing of the remainings of rock castle Neurathen - ca. 1h - no extra fee More info about the castle Neurathen in this article from

Registration / Fees / Support

The Registration portal is closed.

Further Impressions from the workshop are here.

The workshop was organized by the Virtual Institute MEMRIOX funded by the Initiative and Networking Fund of the German Helmholtz Association (VH-VI-422).

View over Bastei Bridge at midnight