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LMU/MPQ scientists succeed in revealing a highly symmetric exchange of spins between ytterbium atoms in different electronic orbital states. more

Since the beginning of August 2014, experimental physicist Professor Cheng Chin from the University of Chicago has joint the Quantum Many-Body Systems Division of Professor Immanuel Bloch, Chair of Experimental Physics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich and Director at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics. Cheng Chin will spend a three months research sabbatical as a winner of a Humboldt Research Award. This award is granted by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to out-standing foreign academics to promote cooperation with excellent German researchers. more

An LMU team affiliated with the Nanosystems Initiative Munich (NIM) has achieved a breakthrough in light-driven generation of hydrogen with semiconductor nanocrystals by using a novel molecular shuttle to enhance charge-carrier transport. more


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