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Monday, 03 June, 2013

Cool electron acceleration

Physicists from the Max-Planck-Institute for Quantum Optics produced electron pulses from a laser accelerator whose individual particles all have nearly the same, tuneable energy. more

Friday, 26 April, 2013

MAP-Mitglied Prof. Konstantin Nikolaou mit "Magnetic Resonance Imaging Award" ausgezeichnet

Professor Konstantin Nikolaou, Geschäftsführender Oberarzt am Institut für Klinische Radiologie des Klinikums der Universität München und Mitglied des Exzellenzclusters Munich-Centre for Advanced Photonics (MAP), ist mit dem...more

Friday, 12 April, 2013

Light bursts out of a flying mirror

An international team of researchers succeeds in generating flashes of extreme ultraviolet radiation via the reflection from a mirror that moves close to the speed of light. more

Friday, 12 April, 2013

„Wir werden Krebserkrankungen entschärfen“

Mit einem Symposium würdigt ein internationales Fachpublikum Prof. Michael Molls` Wirken als Klinikdirektor. Nach Ende seines Amtes wird er sich verstärkt der Forschung und neuen Aufgaben im Exzellenzcluster „Munich-Centre for...more

Friday, 12 April, 2013

Sanfte Revolution mit Licht

Thorsten Naeser vom Munich-Centre for Advanced Photonics gewinnt mit seiner Fotografie „Neue Spiegel-Technik für Attosekundenblitze“ den ersten Preis im Fotowettbewerb „ZVEI-Images 2013“.more

Friday, 08 March, 2013

Im Kreis von 29 Nobelpreisträgern

Die Europäische Akademie der Wissenschaften und Künste (Salzburg) ernennt Reinhard Kienberger zum Mitgliedmore

Friday, 01 March, 2013

Turbulence in a crystal

Scientist observe the impact of subtle changes in the electron distribution of a crystal on its atomic structure on ultrashort time scalesmore

Thursday, 31 January, 2013

Prof. Ferenc Krausz is winner of the King Faisal International Prize 2013

The King Faisal International Prize for Science (Topic: Physics) for the year 2013 has been jointly awarded to Professor Ferenc Krausz, Director at the Max-Planck-Institute of Quantum Optics in Garching and Chair of Experimental...more

Monday, 07 January, 2013

Evolution der Röntgentechnologie

Internationale Experten aus Physik und Medizin tagen in Garmischmore

Thursday, 06 December, 2012

Speeding up electronics to light frequencies

New results on the interaction of femto- and attosecond light pulses with a solid insulator hold promise for reaching electronic switching rates up to the petahertz domainmore

Tuesday, 27 November, 2012

1000 mal ist es doch passiert: Schüler experimentieren mit Lasern

Am 27. November 2012 begrüßte Prof. Dr. Ferenc Krausz, Sprecher des Exzellenzclusters „Munich-Centre for Advanced Photonics“ (MAP), den 1000. Schüler im Schülerlabor „PhotonLab“ in Garching. Das Schülerlabor ist eine...more

Wednesday, 21 November, 2012

Gustav Hertz Prize of DPG for Dr. Eleftherios Goulielmakis

Dr. Eleftherios Goulielmakis, a research group leader at the Max-Planck-Institute of Quantum Optics (MPQ) in Garching (Germany), has been named as the recipient of the 2013 Gustav Hertz Award of the German Physical Society...more

Tuesday, 20 November, 2012

Profiling X-ray free-electron laser pulses

Physicists demonstrate crucial method for monitoring ultra short X-ray pulses more

Friday, 16 November, 2012

A Sisyphean Task for Polar Molecules

A new cooling method for polyatomic molecules paves the way for the investigation of molecular gases near absolute zero temperature.more

Thursday, 25 October, 2012

Professor Ferenc Krausz is being elected as a Member of the Academia Europaea

Professor Ferenc Krausz, Director at the Max-Planck-Institute of Quantum Optics in Garching and Chair of Experimental Physics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) Munich, has been elected as a new member of the Academia...more

Tuesday, 23 October, 2012

Breast cancer scans possible with a 25 times reduced radiation dose

Synchrotron X-rays confirm a new method for X-ray image processingmore

Monday, 22 October, 2012

X-ray technology improves early detection of pulmonary disease

Scattered X-rays reveal diseased tissuemore

Monday, 01 October, 2012

Tracing Collective Electron Motion

Matthias Kling receives ERC Starting Grant of the European Unionmore

Monday, 01 October, 2012

Individual protein complex generates electric currents

Solar cell consisting of a single moleculemore

Wednesday, 12 September, 2012

Ready for preclinical research - a novel CT scanner with innovative x-ray technology

Prototype represents a step toward enhanced soft-tissue tomographymore

Monday, 10 September, 2012

Photoelektronen im Gleichtakt

Zeitlicher Ablauf des Photoeffekts im Festkörper widerspricht theoretischen Modellenmore

Tuesday, 26 June, 2012

High Honour for Wolfgang Domcke

Professor Wolfgang Domcke, holder of the Chair of Theoretical Chemistry at the TUM, was awarded the honorary doctorate of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the Charles University on June 26, 2012. The Laudator (at the...more

Wednesday, 20 June, 2012

Graphene Research: Trapping light in a carbon net

Graphene, an ordered monolayer of carbon, is the thinnest substance known, and yet has extraordinary mechanical strength. A new study shows that its two-dimensional network of atoms can even trap light. Thin, thinner, graphene....more

Monday, 11 June, 2012

High contrast, high resolution CT scan with reduced dose

Soft tissue can be imaged with incredible detail using X-rays thanks to a new low dose CT scan techniquemore

Monday, 11 June, 2012

Flashes of light out of the mirror

A team of the Laboratory of Attosecond physics at the MPQ developed an alternative way of generating attosecond flashes of lightmore

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