Contact

Profile_image

Carmen Rotte

Press Officer, Public Relations Office

Phone:+49 551 201-1304Fax:+49 551 201-1151

Profile_image

Elisa Schubert

Public Relations Office

Phone:+49 551 201-1308Fax:+49 551 201-1151

Profile_image

Marianne Steinke

Public Relations Office

Phone:+49 551 201-1310Fax:+49 551 201-1151

Research News and Awards

Press Releases

Teaser

NeuroBridges Conference in Göttingen

July 25, 2014
From July 29 to 31, 2014, Arab, Israeli, and German scientists meet at the Max Planck Campus in Göttingen for the International Scientific Conference NeuroBridges. The symposium is organized by neuroscientists of the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry, the University Medical Center Göttingen, and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel). (in German) [more]
Teaser

Three apprentices were awarded the Azubipreis

July 22, 2014
The Max Planck Society has honored three apprentices at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry with the Azubipreis 2014. The winners received the prize for their outstanding achievements in school and during their training. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Christian Griesinger receives AMPERE Prize 2014

July 21, 2014
The chemist Christian Griesinger, Director at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry, has been awarded the AMPERE Prize 2014 at this year's EUROMAR conference by Groupement AMPERE. He received the award for his contributions to methods development in the field of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Insights into atomic-scale dynamics

July 11, 2014
Researchers in Göttingen have developed ultrafast low-energy electron diffraction and investigate ultrafast atomic-scale dynamics at surfaces. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Ribosomes shifting the reading frame

July 08, 2014
Scientists at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry have, for the first time, shown how exactly the ribosomes slip on the message to change the reading frame. [more]
Teaser

Long-standing Max Planck Director Leo De Maeyer deceased

June 28, 2014
The MPI for Biophysical Chemistry sadly announces the passing of Leo De Maeyer, Emeritus Director at the institute, on June 18, 2014. With his death, we have lost an outstanding scientist and inspiring personality. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Clinical MRI scanner Skyra provides pictures from the beating heart in real time

June 25, 2014
The new ultra-modern magnetic resonance imaging scanner Skyra at the Universitätsmedizin in Göttingen provides pictures of the heart in real time. Jens Frahm, head of the Biomedizinische NMR Forschungs GmbH at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry, has developed the underlying real time MRI technique. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Lifetime Achievement in Science Award for Reinhard Lührmann

June 17, 2014
The international RNA Society has given this year's Lifetime Achievement in Science Award to Reinhard Lührmann, Director at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry. He was honored for his groundbreaking scientific achievements in the field of cellular biochemistry. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Honorary Doctorate of the University of Helsinki for Jürgen Troe

June 06, 2014
The University of Helsinki (Finland) has conferred the honorary doctorate of philosophy to Jürgen Troe, Emeritus Director at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry, for his outstanding achievement in the field of chemical reactions. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Fibrillation in the respiratory system desired

June 05, 2014
Which mechanism controlls anchoring of cilia at the cell surface has now been elucidated by a team involving researchers at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry. The results contribute to a better understanding of the causes of respiratory diseases. [more]
Teaser

Otto Hahn Medal 2013 for David Ban and Sina Mozaffari Jovin

June 05, 2014
David Ban and Sina Mozaffari Jovin, junior researchers at the MPI for Biophysical Chemistry, are awarded the Otto Hahn Medal 2013 for their excellent results during their PhD. (in German) [more]
Teaser

Stefan Hell receives Kavli Prize in Nanoscience

May 29, 2014
Stefan Hell, Thomas W. Ebbesen and Sir John B. Pendry receive this year's prize for transformative contributions to the field of nano-optics that have broken long-held beliefs about the limitations of the resolution limits of optical microscopy and imaging. (in German) [more]
 
loading content