Group pictures at the beginning of our hiking tour and on top of the Hahnenköpfle (2080m) during our group trip to the Kleinwalsertal.
Time to take a new group picture.
High-power training of our Artur-Fischer prize winner to sustain the harsh high-pressure research environment in our group.
Tag der Mathematik und Physik
Our PhD student Daniel Dregely
receives the Artur-Fischer Prize
(1250 EUR) for the best diploma 2009/2010, and our Junior Professor Markus Lippitz
receives the best teaching award
twice for his lectures Solid State Spectroscopy (SS 2009) and Solid State Physics (WS 2009/2010).
Our glorious beach volleyball team at the SCoPE tournament 2010.
Our recent Ph.D. Na Liu
receives the Preis der Freunde der Universität Stuttgart award (5000 EUR) for the best PhD in 2009.
Day of Science
Tag der Wissenschaft (Day of Science) - welcome at the 4th Physics Institute!
Mens sana in corpore sano - training for the SCoPE volleyball tournament.
Congratulations to our guest professor Paul Braun
! He was granted a Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel award (45000 EUR) of the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation.
A radio broadcast on SWR2 titled "Der Traum vom Tarnen" discusses the scientific progress in cloaking of objects.
Our recent Ph.D. Na Liu receives the Hertha-Sponer Prize of the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft.
Best Lecture Award
The lecture "Experimentalphysik" by Harald Giessen, supported by experiments of Ulrich Schneider, was elected
by the students as best lecture of this semester's Bachelor curriculum in "Umwelttechnik".
New Guest Professor
Prof. Paul V. Braun
, Beckman Institute
, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinous at Urbana-Champaign, USA, will be our guest for the next few months as Uni Stuttgart / MPI FKF common guest professr. He will work with us on chemical methods in the field of metamaterials and photonic crystals.