Category: Research

An international astronomical search has now been successful as a team of researchers has located a cosmic source of energy-rich neutrinos for the first time. The search began after a single high-energy neutrino was detected by the IceCube neutrino telescope in ice in the Antarctic on 22 September 2017.

Category: News, Research

The dream of travelling through time – whether to the future or to the past – is as old as mankind itself. Researchers at FAU are involved in a European research project which intends to make this dream come true – figuratively at least. In our interview, Prof. Dr. Andreas Maier, Department of Computer Science 5 (Pattern Recognition Lab), among others explains how this time travel works.

Category: News

The FAU Welcome Centre celebrated its 10th anniversary in June 2018. The team at the centre has been providing support to international guests at FAU since 2008. Kerstin Sommer has been part of the team since the very beginning and, in our interview, she gives an insight into her work, explains t...

Category: Research

Generating more electricity from solar cells and conducting further research into so-called singlet fission. This is what scientists at FAU are currently working on as part of a joint research project conducted in collaboration with Argonne-Northwestern Solar Energy Research (ANSER) Center at Northwestern University in Evanston, USA.