Decline in Expectations Reveals Persistent Uncertainty

In the current May survey (11–20 May 2020), the CEP indicator falls by 21.7 points to a value of 14.8 points, largely reversing last month’s 25.4-point increase. The CEP indicator, based on the China Economic Panel (CEP) in cooperation with Fudan University, Shanghai, reflects the economic expectations of international financial market experts for China on Read more about Decline in Expectations Reveals Persistent Uncertainty[…]

INEOS Styrolution supports the University Erlangen-Nuremberg to contribute to the fight against COVID-19

. – Terluran® ABS was given free of charge to produce 100,000 pairs of protective glasses – Unbureaucratic approach allowed production within only four weeks INEOS Styrolution has provided free product to the University Erlangen-Nuremberg to produce 100,000 pairs of protective glasses for frontline healthcare workers in local hospitals. INEOS Styrolution has given over 1300 Read more about INEOS Styrolution supports the University Erlangen-Nuremberg to contribute to the fight against COVID-19[…]

IRMMW appoints Prof. Dr. Alfred Leitenstorfer as 2020 Button Prize Winner

Prof. Dr. Alfred Leitenstorfer receives Kenneth J Button Award 2020 of the International Society of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves for "establishing field-resolved technologies throughout the infrared regime and for studies of quantum phenomena under elementary spatial-temporal confinement". Dr. Leitenstorfer has been instrumental in setting up the fiber laser activities at TOPTICA starting in 2003, Read more about IRMMW appoints Prof. Dr. Alfred Leitenstorfer as 2020 Button Prize Winner[…]

KRÜSS offers free Surface Science Online Course

KRÜSS will offer a Surface Science Online Course in partnership with iSSELab at University of Alberta, starting April 27. This learning opportunity is absolutely free of charge and offers flexible options to fit a variety of schedules. Either online or on-demand, participants will get: Relevant content about surface science from respected universities and industry experts; Daily Read more about KRÜSS offers free Surface Science Online Course[…]

9th International Workshop on Terahertz Technology and Applications am Fraunhofer ITWM

Am 3. und 4. März 2020 findet im Fraunhofer-Zentrum in Kaiserslautern der »9th International Workshop on Terahertz Technology and Applications« statt. Organisiert wird er von der ITWM-Abteilung »Materialcharakterisierung und -prüfung« gemeinsam mit der Deutschen Gesellschaft für zerstörungsfreie Prüfung DGZfP und dem regionalen Kompetenznetz Optische Technologien für Hessen und Rheinland-Pfalz Optence e.V. Der Workshop bietet Wissenschaftlern Read more about 9th International Workshop on Terahertz Technology and Applications am Fraunhofer ITWM[…]

Post-mining landscapes and remediation sites: temporary habitats for protected species

At the 4th International Mining Symposium of WISMUT GmbH, Dr Frank Schmidt and Dr Reinhard Reißmann will present “Post-mining landscapes and remediation sites – temporary habitats for protected species”. The presentation is Friday, 11/10/2019. About the content: Mining activities and mine closure (recultivation) create, for a short term, special habitats with poor vegetation cover. These Read more about Post-mining landscapes and remediation sites: temporary habitats for protected species[…]

bda connectivity at IWCS in Charlotte

The international symposium IWCS in Charlotte, USA, is the meeting point for new technologies in the field of cables and connecting materials, for products, processes and applications. The latest technologies will be presented in the form of a symposium, and the latest developments in the field will be shown at the supplier trade fair. Interacting Read more about bda connectivity at IWCS in Charlotte[…]

PicoQuant celebrates 25 years of Single Molecule Workshop

This year marks the 25th anniversary of PicoQuant’s annual workshop on “Single Molecule Spectroscopy and Super-resolution Microscopy in the Life Sciences”. The celebratory event, taking place in Berlin from September 3 to 6, 2019, features talks by some of the most renowned and inspiring scientists from the field of single molecule research. Four keynote lectures Read more about PicoQuant celebrates 25 years of Single Molecule Workshop[…]

Christine Lagarde and Angela Merkel at HHL Graduation in Leipzig on August 31

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and nominated President of the European Central Bank Christine Lagarde will hold the laudatio for German Chancellor Angela Merkel when she is awarded an honorary doctorate from HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management. HHL will confer the degree of Dr. rer. oec. h.c. on Angela Merkel Read more about Christine Lagarde and Angela Merkel at HHL Graduation in Leipzig on August 31[…]

PicoQuant’s Quantum Symposium covered a wide range of photonic quantum technologies

From May 22 to 24, 2019, PicoQuant held its second international symposium on “Single Photon Based Quantum Technologies” in Berlin. The three day event brought together scientists from various areas of quantum technologies to report on and discuss the latest developments in single-photon detectors and sources, metrology and sensing, correlations and entanglement, communication and QKD, Read more about PicoQuant’s Quantum Symposium covered a wide range of photonic quantum technologies[…]