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Founder Competition of the sbm Award for Sebastian Schlücker

[01.10.2019] Prof. Sebastian Schlücker from the Faculty of Chemistry is keen to promote MINT subjects as early as primary school.

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Dynamics in quantum dots Smallest measurable processes recorded individually

[27.09.2019] Colloquially, the term “quantum jump” is used to describe a tremendous development. In fact, it is the smallest change of state that can still be traced. Physicists from the Collaborative Research Center 1242 at the UDE have now succeeded in measuring every single jump by optical means and drawing conclusions about the dynamics of the electrons inside a quantum dot.

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New Publication in Science Liquid-liquid phase transition in super-cooled phase-change materials

[14.06.2019] Phase-change materials (PCMs) are used in the latest generation of smartphones enabling higher storage densities and energy efficiency. When an electrical or optical pulse is applied to heat these materials locally, they change from a glassy to a crystalline state, and vice versa. (...)

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