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<p>The Nobel-prize winning German physicist Max Planck,&nbsp; first architect of quantum theory, was born April 23, 1858 in Kiel.</p>

Happy birthday, Max Planck!

The Nobel-prize winning German physicist Max Planck,  first architect of quantum theory, was born April 23, 1858 in Kiel.

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Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics.

Nanoelectronics

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics. [more]

Science hangout: video

Interview with Max Planck President, Peter Gruss

In American Scientist's first Google Hangout On Air, Peter Gruss talks to  Fenella Saunders from the American Scientist about crucial aspects of advancing scientific research.

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Stay current on all things innovation with the most recent newsletter of Max Planck Innovation, the Max Planck Society's tech transfer organization.

Connecting Science and Business 1/2014

Stay current on all things innovation with the most recent newsletter of Max Planck Innovation, the Max Planck Society's tech transfer organization. [more]

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Interview with Jochem Marotzke from the MPI for Meteorology in Hamburg on the most recent IPCC assessment report focussing on the consequences and risks of climate change, its new findings and his personal assessment of our climate-related future.

“I doubt that we will meet the two-degree target”

April 17, 2014

Interview with Jochem Marotzke from the MPI for Meteorology in Hamburg on the most recent IPCC assessment report focussing on the consequences and risks of climate change, its new findings and his personal assessment of our climate-related future. [more]
Stuart Parkin, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Microstructure Physics in Halle and Humboldt Professor at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg Stuart receives Finnish Millennium Technology Prize, which is worth one million euros and is regarded as Nobel prize for technological innovation.

Millennium Technology Prize for new Max Planck Director

April 09, 2014

Stuart Parkin, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Microstructure Physics in Halle and Humboldt Professor at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg Stuart receives Finnish Millennium Technology Prize, which is worth one million euros and is regarded as Nobel prize for technological innovation. [more]
We are expanding our mobile offering: The Max Planck App is now also available for Android smartphones, besides the existing iPhone version. A summary of our digital information for easy download.

Research on the go

April 08, 2014

We are expanding our mobile offering: The Max Planck App is now also available for Android smartphones, besides the existing iPhone version. A summary of our digital information for easy download. [more]
<p>Why do some people become depressed under stress and others not? Why are some older adults mentally fit whereas others are afflicted by cognitive decline? To provide answers to these questions, the Max Planck Society and University College London have launched the Max Planck UCL Centre for Computational Psychiatry and Ageing Research.</p>

New research centre focuses on development of brain and behaviour

April 01, 2014

Why do some people become depressed under stress and others not? Why are some older adults mentally fit whereas others are afflicted by cognitive decline? To provide answers to these questions, the Max Planck Society and University College London have launched the Max Planck UCL Centre for Computational Psychiatry and Ageing Research.

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