PIER PhD Reception

Prof. Santra with the winners of the PIER PhD positions: Nicole Stefanov, Anne Creon, Oliver Schmutzler, Jonas Wittbrodt and Matteo Defranchis. Not on the picture: Milad Behrooz.

This year's PIER PhD reception took place on 1 December in the foyer of Hamburg's Center for Free-Electron Laser Science. More than 100 PhD students, their supervisors, friends and relatives, and staff from both DESY and Universität Hamburg attended this year's reception to welcome all new PhD students, to honour the graduates of the PHGS and to celebrate the six winners ...


Science on tap: Experiencing current research in a bar

“My head is no particle accelerator”, a guest in Max & Consorten has put it with a smile. Nevertheless, she was apparently taking great pleasure in Prof. Haller´s lecture – being one of 80 guests in the bar near central station, who listened carefully what the “big bang in the laboratory” is all about, as Haller´s talk was titled. Together with 45 scientists ...


20th Women in Physics Conference

What are the current questions in research? What are women physicists investigating? Are the strategies for the promotion of women still up to date? The 20th Women in Physics Conference, where female physicists from all career levels met on Campus Bahrenfeld, was marked by scientific and sociopolitical discussions. Hosted by the German Physical Society (DPG) and their ...


PIER Helmholtz Graduate School

Travel grants, language and soft skill courses, career training, helpdesk and more services for PhD Students of Universität Hamburg and DESY.


PIER Dates

01 Nov. 2015 to 03 Nov. 2015
Speaker: BATTESTI, Remy, D'ENTERRIA, David
Location: Seminar room 4, Building 1b
Today - 10:00
Location: Building 61, first floor, Room 117a/118a
Today - 16:30
Speaker: Matthew McCullough (CERN)
Location: Sem. room 2
12 Dec. 2016 13:00
Speaker: Mikheil Titberidze
Location: Building 99, SR 4 (Room O1.111)
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