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Applications for IMPRS PhD positions are now possible

We are accepting applications for PhD research contracts. The deadline is November 1st 2022. Details can be found at

Two IMPRS researchers, Laila Linke and Diana Scognamiglio, among female physicists of the week

IMPRS alumna Laila Linke and IMPRS researcher Diana Scognamiglio have been highlighted by the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG), as female physicists of the week (Laila: week 12, Diana: week 35). Enjoy:

Doctoral Tesis Prize to Arshia Jacob

The German Astronomical Society (AG) awards the 2022 Doctoral Thesis Prize to our IMPRS alumna Dr Arshia Maria Jacob.  In her dissertation, Arshia Jacob addressed fundamental, long-known but still largely unanswered questions about the physics and [...]

IMPRS alumna Arshia Jacob receives Otto Hahn Award

Exciting news: IMPRS alumna Arshia Jacob not only received the Otto Hahn Medal of the Max Planck Society, but in addition their prestigious Otto Hahn Award, which comes with funding for an independent research group. [...]

IMPRS Board Member Andreas Eckart receives Ernst Mach Medal

Congratulations to our IMPRS board member Prof. Andreas Eckart for being awarded the Ernst Mach Medal 2021 for Merits in the Physical Sciences by the Czech Academy of Science. Prof. Eckart is teaching at our [...]

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