IMPRS news archive

“If you’re not learning, you’re not reaching your potential.” – Jim Rohn (motivational coach). In order to follow John Rohn's advice the IMPRS offers new courses.[more]
Take part in our events, even if you stay at home.[more]
Young scientist received the Ladies Night Award for her work in the area of security and hazard defense.[more]
We are working on new formats for our IMPRS events.[more]
Take part in our events, even if you stay at home.[more]
Scientists of the Bioprocess Engineering group receive a €1.1 Million Startup Grant for their project ContiVir.[more]
The IMPRS Call is closed now. Documents are under review[more]
December 23, 2019
New call for PhD students opened! Apply until January 19, 2020 for our structured PhD program.
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April 6, 2020
The Pre-Selection for the new IMPRS students is over.[more]
Recognition of Research and Teaching in Computational Chemistry[more]
Recognition of Research and Teaching in Computational Chemistry[more]
IMPRS - students present their reaserch findings.[more]
May 27, 2019
Seven candidates have been accepted for the IMPRS ProEng program[more]
Dr.-Ing. Teng Zhou, team leader in the Process Systems Engineering research group, has been appointed as a Junior Professor in the field of Computer-Aided Material and Process Design in the Faculty of Process and Systems Engineering at the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg.[more]
Dr.-Ing. Teng Zhou, team leader in the Process Systems Engineering group, has been appointed as a Junior Professor in the Faculty of Process and Systems Engineering. The aim is to develop new and better materials for engineering applications.[more]
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kai Sundmacher is the new IMPRS spokesperson. After 6 years Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Seidel-Morgenstern finished his term on August 30, 2019. Since 2013 he was the spokesperson of the IMPRS.[more]
September 19, 2019
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kai Sundmacher is the new IMPRS spokesperson.[more]
August 25, 2019

6th IMPRS Summer School "Particulate Systems: From Theory to Application"[more]
April 29, 2019
Registration for Summer School 2019 is open now.[more]
Prize given by the GAMM, International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, in appreciation of an excellent dissertation in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics.[more]
March 20, 2019
PhD students and young professionals discussed future trends of Process Engineering at YCOPE 2019[more]
March 4, 2019
Call for new students is now closed, and documents are currently under review[more]
Research sheds light on how to transform the current petrochemical industry into a more sustainable bio-based chemical industry[more]
Dr. Pawan Goyal, mathematician and alumnus of the International Max Planck Research School Magdeburg, was awarded the prize for the best Ph.D. thesis in 2018 within the Faculty of Mathematics by the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg.[more]
Distinction was obtained at the 25th International Workshop on Industrial Crystallization (BIWIC), Rouen[more]
Prestigious prize for junior scientists of the Max Planck Society was given for her work on the development of fast and robust solvers for phase field problems from many application areas[more]
Now you can also follow us and get in touch with our scientists at the Linkedin professional platform[more]
IMPRS contributes to event that aims to support young female scientists with a focus on women’s career paths[more]
Dr. Matthias Stein, head of the research group Molecular Simulations and Design at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems Magdeburg, has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).[more]
Students presented their latest findings during the school's annual scientific retreat[more]
A new production process could make the active ingredient artemisinin available to millions of malaria patients all over the world[more]
Prof. Achim Kienle beschäftigt sich mit neuen Ansätzen zur mathematischen Beschreibung komplexer Prozesssysteme, zum Beispiel für die Herstellung von Biopolymeren in Mikroorganismen. Jetzt wurde er mit dem Forschungspreis der Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg für seine Verdienste geehrt.[more]
Dr.-Ing. Robert Dürr, alumnus of the IMPRS Magdeburg, was awarded by the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg for the best Ph.D. thesis 2017 within the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology.[more]
Petar Mlinarić, mathematician and doctoral student in the International Max Planck Research School Magdeburg, has been named a GAMM Junior by the International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics.[more]
After seven years in Magdeburg, he assumes position in Computational Science[more]
Susann Triemer and Karsten Rätze, scientists at the Max Planck Institute Magdeburg and members of the IMPRS Magdeburg, have been each awarded with the DECHEMA Student Awards for excellently graduating in the areas of "Chemical Process Engineering/Chemical Engineering".[more]

PhD SummerNet 2017

September 13, 2017
Present your research in 5 minutes and improve your network[more]
Renowned experts from the industry and the academic fields of Applied Mathematics and Process Systems Engineering discussed current research concerning the topic "Decision making and uncertainty” through lectures and practical tutorials, offering new insights for advanced research work.[more]
Award by the Max Planck Society is given for the research on a new and closed theory and the related calculus for the analysis and optimal control of descriptor systems[more]
Dr.-Ing. Teng Zhou has been granted the 2016 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad by the Chinese Scholarship Council for his academic excellence in his Ph.D. studies overseas.[more]
His research brings mathemathical models to closer uses in the medicine[more]
The European Research Council has announced on 13th December 2016 the awarding of its Consolidator Grants to 314 top researchers in Europe, among them Steffen Klamt, head of the Analysis and Redesign of Biological Networks group at MPI Magdeburg. The grant of 2 million Euro enables the group to take on the challenge in their research project Enforced ATP wasting as a general design principle to rationally engineer microbial cell factories.[more]
In acknowledgement of his scientific achievements in the field of applied mathematics, Dr. Martin Stoll, head of the Numerical Linear Algebra for Dynamical Systems group at the Max Planck Institute Magdeburg, was awarded today with the Richard von Mises Prize 2016 by the GAMM (International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics). He was honoured especially for his research on fast iterative solvers for PDE-constrained optimization. The awarding ceremony took place within the 87th GAMM Conference and Joint  Annual Meeting of GAMM and DMV in Braunschweig.[more]
Gleich vier Auszeichnungen der Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg gingen in diesem Jahr an Absolventen der International Max Planck Research School Magdeburg. Dr.-Ing. Philipp Berg, Maschinenbauingenieur, Dr.-Ing. Philipp Rumschinski, Verfahrenstechnikingenieur, und Dr. rer. nat. Matthias Voigt, Mathematiker, wurde der Preis für die beste Dissertation ihrer Fakultät verliehen. Dr.-Ing. Philipp Berg wurde zudem der Klaus-Erich-Pollmann-Forschungsförderpreis verliehen, der mit 5.000 EUR dotiert ist. Alle drei Wissenschaftler haben in der International Max Planck Research School Magdeburg (IMPRS) promoviert und erhielten den Preis für ihre exzellenten Forschungsleistungen auf hohem wissenschaftlichen Niveau.[more]
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