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MaxSynBio: Ceremonial Opening of the Research Programme on Synthetic Biology

April 21, 2015
Since its inception, biology has been about life. Yet, precisely what life is, not to mention how it emerged, remains unclear. The researchers involved in the MaxSynBio programme would like to contribute to finding answers to these questions. Together with the President of the Max Planck Society, Martin Stratmann, and representatives of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), they presented their research programme at Harnack House, the Max Planck Society’s conference venue in Berlin. [more]
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German Malaria Researchers from Berlin and Magdeburg win International „Humanity in Science" Award

March 11, 2015
Chemist Prof. Peter H. Seeberger and chemical engineer Prof. Andreas Seidel-Morgenstern have been selected as the inaugural “Humanity in Science” prize winners. Seeberger, director at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces Potsdam and professor at the Freie Universität Berlin and Seidel-Morgenstern, director at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems Magdeburg and professor for chemical engineering at the Otto von Guericke University in Magdeburg, won the prize for their groundbreaking work in developing new production methods for antimalarial drugs. They received the “Humanity in Science” prize during a gala dinner on March 10, 2015 in New Orleans, USA. The prize money is 25.000 USD (roughly 22.500 €). The award was launched in 2014 by the “The Analytical Scientist” a journal and Phenomenex, a separation technology company. [more]
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Poweraware High Performance Computing

January 30, 2015
Mathematicians of the Computational Methods in Systems and Control Theory group at the Max Planck Institute Magdeburg will cooperate closely with the Computing Engineering Institute at the Universidad de la República Montevideo, Uruguay, in a project on poweraware high performance computing. The project is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). [more]
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Cooperation Project on Mathematical Damping Optimization

January 26, 2015
Scientists of the MPI Compuational Methods in Systems and Control Theory group will cooperate closely in a project on MINLP for damping optimization with the Faculty for Mathematics of the J. J. Strossmayer University in Osijek, Croatia. The DAAD (German Academic Echange Service) has approved funding for the period 2015 to 2016. [more]
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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Seidel-Morgenstern assumes Office as Managing Director

January 21, 2015
Since January 1st, 2015 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Seidel-Morgenstern holds the office as the managing director of the Max Planck Institute of Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems Magdeburg. Managing directors are appointed by a two year term. The Max Planck Institute consists of four directors. [more]
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Identification of Short-Lived Intermediates in Artificial Photosynthesis

December 02, 2014
The research group Molecular Simulations and Design at the Max Planck Institute Magdeburgp has identified short-living intermediates in the reaction cycle of photo-induced proton reduction together with its collaboration partners from Ångstrom Laboratories in Uppsala, Sweden. [more]
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Prof. Andreas Seidel-Morgenstern presents 16th Hála-Lecture on Processes to Separate Enantiomers

November 10, 2014
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Seidel-Morgenstern, director and head of the research group Physical and Chemical Foundations of Process Engineering at the Max Planck Institute Magdeburg will give the 16th Eduard Hála Lecture at the Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic in Prague. [more]
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MaxSynBio: New Research Project in the Field of Synthetic Biology

October 13, 2014
The Max Planck Society and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research dedicate the new research project MaxSynBio to Synthetic Biology. Research groups from nine Max Planck Institutes across Germany, as well as the Department of Theology of the Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, are involved.  The project started on 1st of August 2014 and will run initially until the end of July 2017 with the option of an extension for additional three years. The scientific coordinators of the project are Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kai Sundmacher (MPI for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Magdeburg) and Prof. Dr. Petra Schwille (MPI for Biochemistry, Martinsried). [more]
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EU Network ECOSTBio gathers for its first scientific workshop in Girona, Spain

September 22, 2014
The COST Action ECOSTBio (Explicit Control Over Spin-states in Technology and Biochemistry) gathers for its first scientific workshop in Girona, Spain, from 22-23 September 2014. [more]
 
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