Press Releases

The presented list of press releases in English is only a selection of our German press texts. For the time being, these translated press releases focus primarily on science and research at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.


read on Spintronics paves the way for new terahertz sources
 ... Link: International team of scientists realizes a compact, efficient wideband source of terahertz radiation emitters 
read on Physicist of Mainz University receives EU funding for his search for dark matter and dark energy
 ... Link: ERC Advanced Grant for experimental physicist Dmitry Budker 
Every movie leaves a characteristic pattern of chemical compounds in the air
 ... Link: Moviegoers' exhaled breath reveals the scene that is playing 
read on Measuring time using oscillations of atomic nuclei might significantly improve precision beyond that of current atomic clocks
 ... Link: One step closer to the development of an ultra-precise nuclear clock 
read on Laureate Vishva Dixit is considered a pioneer in fundamental biomedical research
 ... Link: Gutenberg Research Award 2016 goes to cell death researcher Vishva Dixit 
read on GRC focuses on the promotion of individual excellence
 ... Link: Gutenberg Research College welcomes Klaus Müllen as a new fellow and presents the Gutenberg Research Award 2016 to Vishva Dixit 
read on Founding Director of the Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB) becomes a Foreign Honorary Member
 ... Link: Christof Niehrs elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 
Genes and environment determine short-sightedness
 ... Link: New genetic risk factors for myopia discovered 
read on Hippo signaling pathway regulates quiescence in the neural stem cells of Drosophila larvae
 ... Link: Brain stem cell quiescence needs to be actively maintained in Drosophila 
read on Innovative heat engine uses just a single electrically charged calcium atom
 ... Link: Physicists build world’s smallest heat engine  
German Research Foundation funds joint project of the universities in Mainz and Hohenheim to search for better tolerated wheat varieties
 ... Link: Researchers hunt for the causes and basis of wheat sensitivities 
read on Mainz-based physicists involved in detector construction and analysis of future experiments
 ... Link: First particles circulate in SuperKEKB accelerator 
read on Department of Ancient Studies at Mainz University to receive further financial support through the Cultural Preservation Program of the German Federal Foreign Office
 ... Link: German Federal Foreign Office sponsors conservation of the early-Islamic caliphate palace of Khirbat al-Minya in Israel 
read on Ant colonies that are highly specialized have lower chances of survival when sudden changes occur
 ... Link: Division of labor among social insects: All-rounders cope better than specialists in the face of threats 
read on Basis for the utilization of skyrmions for application-related systems / Magnetic vortices as data storage media of the future
 ... Link: International research team achieves controlled movement of skyrmions 
Michael Madary and Thomas Metzinger summarize problems and offer recommendations for the future of VR
 ... Link: First code of conduct for the use of virtual reality established 
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz welcomes three postdocs funded by individual fellowships provided by the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions
 ... Link: EU funding for excellent young researchers in physics 
read on Stealth effect of nanocarriers for drug delivery vehicles conferred more efficiently
 ... Link: Mainz-based scientists decipher stealth effect of nanocarriers evading clearance by the immune system 
read on A total of EUR 1.7 million will be provided to promote the search for the first herbivores among terrestrial vertebrates
 ... Link: Paleontologist Thomas Tütken receives ERC Consolidator Grant 
read on Principles of the conversion from heat currents to magnonic spin currents discovered / Study of complex magnetic materials
 ... Link: Researchers present new findings on magnetic spin waves 
read on EU support for new project at the Northern European and Baltic Languages and Cultures research and teaching unit
 ... Link: Regional and minority languages need better access to the digital world 
read on Single ant species often cause the majority of resource consumption / Large differences between day and night
 ... Link: Dominant ant species significantly influence ecosystems 
read on Interdisciplinary cooperation to examine the global interactions of the EU / EU Commission will provide financing for the three-year project
 ... Link: Universities of Mainz and Darmstadt establish Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence focusing on international relations of the European Union 
read on Academic and non-university research institutions in the Rhine-Main region pool their expertise and resources
 ... Link: Archaeologists in the Rhine-Main area form a regional network 
read on Researchers at the Institute of Molecular Biology have identified two proteins important for the demethylation of DNA
 ... Link: Neils help removing epigenetic marks 
read on Treatment and research of rare diseases of the nervous system bundled under one roof
 ... Link: Mainz University Medical Center opens Center for Rare Diseases 
read on Scientists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz will explore the complex processes of the climate system using computer-based Earth system models
 ... Link: New professorship endowed by the Carl Zeiss Foundation will focus on environmental modeling of the climate system 
read on New cyclotron produces radioactive isotopes for nuclear chemistry to be applied in basic research and the development of clinical applications
 ... Link: Mainz University installs a new particle accelerator to be used for fundamental research into radiopharmaceutical chemistry 
read on Researchers of Mainz University participate in the construction of the new JUNO neutrino detector in south China
 ... Link: German Research Foundation approves new research group to determine neutrino mass hierarchy 

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