Science on Tap

Listen to the latest results from the depths of the universe with a beer in the hand? Sip a cocktail while chatting with researchers who are working with a very special light? In short, have a night out and learn something? All that works with "Science on Tap"! On 15 October 2015 Hamburg researchers leave their laboratories and swarm out in the pubs and bars of the ...


PIER sponsored Workshop: Emergence in driven solid state and cold atom systems

This is the first PIER sponsored workshop in 2015 Emergence in driven solid state and cold atom systems takes plance on 31 August and 1 September 2015 (9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.) and is organized by Jun-Ichi Okamoto, Robert Höppner and Ludwig Mathey. With this meeting, the organizers hope to bring together scientists from cold atom and solid state physics, and in particular ...


Travel report on U.S. Particle Accelerator School

Between learning and leisure: Ewa in the United States. Collage: Private

Ewa Janas, PhD student at DESY's MSK group, received a PIER travel grant and went to the U.S. Particle Accelerator School (USPAS) in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Here is her report: After receiving training either in Physics or Engineering and then working for DESY, we often like to supply our knowledge in accelerator- specific subjects, which are rarely (if at all) touched ...


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

05 Oct. 2015 to 08 Oct. 2015
Location: SemRoom I-IV, CFEL, Bldg. 99
Today - 09:00
Location: bld. 61, SR 119
22 Oct. 2015 to 04 Feb. 2016
Location: 116
22 Oct. 2015 16:30
Speaker: Gleb Arutyunov, Univ. Hamburg
Location: Sem. room 2
02 Nov. 2015 to 03 Nov. 2015
Location: Seminar room 4, Building 1b
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