Unleashed magnetic power

Unleashed magnetic power

August 22, 2017
The spots on the surface of our Sun bear witness to the activity in its interior more
Earth's climate engine

Earth's climate engine

August 22, 2017
The star that sustains life on Earth has no influence on the current global temperature increase more
Pompeii through the ages
Scientists from Fraunhofer and Max Planck institutes are studying the history of the restoration of Pompeii, which has been a UNESCO world heritage site since 1997, and are developing innovative materials and processes for conserving the city’s ancient sites. more
Helically twisted photonic crystal fibres
Yearbook 2017 article from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light more
The mystery of the dark bodies
The idea that black holes exist dates back to the 18th century more
Research highlights from the Yearbook
Our Yearbook 2016 showcases the research carried out at the Max Planck Institutes. We selected a few reports to illustrate the variety and diversity of topics and projects. more
LISA Pathfinder paves the way for the detection of gravitational waves in space
Yearbook article 2016, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Hannover
Author: Jens Reiche more
Start of scientific experimentation at the Wendelstein 7-X fusion device
Yearbook article 2016, Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, Greifswald
Authors: Thomas Klinger, Isabella Milch more
Machines in dialogue
Rupak Majumdar, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Software Systems in Kaiserslautern, develops mathematical methods for ensuring the reliability of networked systems. more
"We've come pretty far in plasma research"
Thomas Klinger, Director at the IPP, talks about the special features of the Wendelstein 7-X stellarator and its structure, and the prospects for the construction of a fusion power plant. more
Categories
Go to Editor View