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.
09.04.2015: First ionization energy of lawrencium determined
|Measurements confirm position of lawrencium as final member of the actinide series and corroborate architecture of the periodic table|
07.04.2015: No evidence that low-frequency magnetic fields accelerate development of Alzheimer's disease and ALS
|Research study by the Mainz University Medical Center investigates the influence of low-frequency magnetic fields on neurodegenerative diseases|
|Large Hadron Collider at CERN restarted for its second run / Component to identify important particle collisions comes from Mainz|
01.04.2015: Vassilis Roukos joins Institute of Molecular Biology in Mainz to study cellular mechanisms maintaining genome integrity
|Expert will use novel high-throughput imaging tools to explore the roles of chromatin organization in genome stability and maintenance|
31.03.2015: Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz establishes new postgraduate research groups in the humanities and social sciences
|Gutenberg Council for Young Researchers to fund six mini-graduate schools for two years to the tune of some EUR 500,000|
16.03.2015: Condensed Matter physicist Mathias Kläui awarded ERC Proof of Concept Grant to develop innovative magnetic sensors for applications involving thousands of revolutions
Psychologists at Mainz University have documented the differences in the way that depressed individuals subjectively assess the flow of time and evaluate the duration of specific time intervals...
13.02.2015: American Physical Society places three Mainz-related research projects among "Top Ten Physics News Stories in 2014"
|Rosetta mission, discovery of cosmic neutrinos, and detection of element 117 listed among the ten most exciting research achievements in 2014|
12.02.2015: German and Israeli scientists initiate research program at the interface of solid state physics and quantum physics
||Ferdinand Schmidt-Kaler and Ron Folman receive EUR 1.6 million in research funding as part of the German-Israeli Project Cooperation|
|Insight may enable innovative approach for new concepts in the fight against neurodegenerative diseases|
09.02.2015: Scientists at the Research Center for Immunotherapy at Mainz University identify a new population of regulatory T-cells
Discovery improves understanding of the cause of allergic asthma and may serve as an early diagnostic marker...
|Scientists reveal unprecedented degree of connectivity reorganization in newly-generated hippocampal neurons in response to experience|
|Research Center for Transnational Social Support creates sustainable structures for research into social support across national borders|
|Project designed to undertake precise measurement of neutrino oscillation should provide insight into neutrino mass hierarchy|
21.01.2015: "Open MIND" open access collection of original research publications on the mind, brain, and consciousness freely available online
|MIND Group pioneers in autonomous publication of academic texts / 92 authors and commentators have contributed to the "Open MIND" collection|
|Excellent teams implement the university's management guidelines providing for efficient leadership as well as constructive and successful teamwork|
|American Studies scholar from Mainz University joins London-based Academy of Humanities, Letters and Sciences|
07.01.2015: Rosetta mission with an alpha particle x-ray spectrometer constructed in Mainz is named Physics World 2014 Breakthrough of the Year
|Mainz scientists participating in both the Rosetta mission and the Borexino experiment nominated as top-10 breakthroughs of the year|