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News 2019

Cover Page of ACS Sensors

23.08.2019

Our new ACS Sensors article Resonant Plasmonic Nanoslits Enable in Vitro Observation of Single-Monolayer Collagen-Peptide Dynamics was selected as cover page for volume 4, issue number 8.

The IRONMAN strikes again

28.07.2019

Our IRONMAN Joachim Krauth can't get enough! After last years IRONMAN challenge in Hawaii he participated this year in Hamburg with a stunning result. Congratulations!

SCoPE Beach Volleyball Tournament 2019

20.07.2019

Last Saturday the annual SCoPE Beach Volleyball Tournament took place. Our institute participated with a total of three teams and took the places
  • 1 - Beach Bang Theory
  • 4 - Just4Fun
  • 13 - Girls Girls Girls
Congratulations too all players and a big thank you to the organizers from the IHFG!

Campus Run 2019

18.07.2019

Four members of our institute took part in this years 12 km Campus Run and all of them finished in the Top 10. In the team ranking they even got the first place with an impressive time difference of 16 minutes! Congratiolations!

Gips-Schüle Award 2019

15.07.2019

Our postdoc Dr. Tobias Steinle received the Gips-Schüle Nachwuchspreis 2019 (10.000 EUR). Congratulations!

69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting Lindau 2019

05.07.2019

This year our institute was once again invited to present some of its work at the last day of the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau. We had a great day and a lot of interesting discussions at the meeting.

Optical Society of America Senior Member

25.06.2019

We are proud to announce that Prof. Thomas Weiss is now a senior member of the OSA. Congratulations!

Poster Award London Plasmonics Forum 2019

14.06.2019

Our master student Ediz Herkert won the poster award at the London Plasmonics Forum 2019 .
Congratulations!

GiRyd Seminar in Stuttgart, DFG SPP1939 talk

28.05.2019

We would like to invite you to join our SPP GiRyd seminar in Stuttgart:

Speaker: Guillermo Quinteiro (Universidad de Buenos Aires)
Title: The Optical Vortex - A curious object with promising uses in nanotechnology
Date/Time: 12 June 2019, 1:00 pm
Venue: Universität Stuttgart, NWZ II, Room 4.319, Pfaffenwaldring 57, 70569 Stuttgart

More details are here


Guest Talk About Plasmonic Hot Holes

16.05.2019

Today our guest Prof. Giulia Tagliabue from EPFL Lausanne gave an interesting talk about "Plasmonic Hot Holes" in our weekly group meeting.

Group Picture

24.04.2019

Let's take another group picture!


TOPTICA Challange at Photonics West 2019

12.02.2019

Our boss Harald Giessen won the quantum challenge at the TOPTICA booth at Photonics West 2019 by answering all questions correctly in only 49.6 seconds.
News entry on TOPTICA homepage

Cover Page of Nano Letters

09.01.2019

Our new Nano Letters article In Vitro Monitoring Conformational Changes of Polypeptide Monolayers Using Infrared Plasmonic Nanoantennas was selected as cover page for volume 19, number 1.

Poster Award Nanometa 2019

05.01.2019

Our PhD student Florian Sterl won the second place of the poster award at the Nanometa 2019 conference.
Congratulations!