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[23.05.2022] Beamtime at the European XFEL on the SCS instrument: Time-resolved X-ray absorption spectroscopy of spin-crossover molecules in the ultrafast time regime.

[08.04.2022] We provide support for colleagues fleeing Ukraine or facing persecution in Russia.

[24.02.2022] Pushing the limits in real-time measurements of quantum dynamics

[22.01.2022] New publication about spin-crossover molecules in Chemistry - A European Journal

[01.09.2021] 25th German female Physicist's conference


Latest publications

[12.04.2022] The role of electrons during the martensitic phase transformation in NiTi-based shape memory alloys

Alexander Kunzmann, Jan Frenzel, Ulrike Wolff, Jeong-Woo Han, Lars Giebeler, David Piorunek, Martin Mittendorff, Juliane Scheiter, Heiko Reith, Nicolas Perez, Kornelius Nielsch, Gunther Eggeler and Gabi Schierning

[29.03.2022] Pair-Amplitude Dynamics in Strongly Coupled Superconductor–Quantum Dot Hybrids

Gernot Schaller, Friedemann Queisser, Nikodem Szpak, Jürgen König and Ralf Schützhold


[28.03.2022] Geometric energy transfer in two-component systems

Ryan Requist, Chen Li, and Eberhard K. U. Gross

Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 380: 20200383 (2022).


[17.03.2022] Energy, Momentum, and Angular Momentum Transfer between Electrons and Nuclei

Chen Li, Ryan Requist, and Eberhard K. U. Gross

Phys. Rev. Lett. 128, 113001 (2022).


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31.05.2022 Colloquium: Prof. Dr. Claudia Draxl, HU Berlin
08.06.2022 Colloquium: Prof. Dr. Christopher Jarzynski, University of Maryland
07.-10.06.2022 Freestyle Physics for high school students

Ph.D. Retreat, Schloss Buchenau

19.07.2022 Workshop: Research Data Management and Project Management with git and GitLab
01.-05.08.2022 Summer university for pupils from school
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