Biophysicists construct complex hybrid structures using DNA and proteins - Designer proteins fold DNA

TUM-IAS Carl von Linde Senior Fellow Prof. Hendrik Dietz and Florian Praetorius of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have developed a new method that can be used to construct custom hybrid structures using DNA and...[more]


Dokumentation der Tagung "Forschungskollegs in Deutschland"

Am 2. Mai 2016 fand, veranstaltet vom Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS) und dem Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft, eine öffentliche hochschulpolitische Tagung mit mehr als 150 Vertretern von...[more]


TUM-IAS Rudolf Mößbauer Professor Michael Knap observed the creation of quasiparticles in real-time

TUM-IAS Rudolf Mößbauer Tenure Track Professor Michael Knap, member of the TUM-IAS Focus Group Collective Quantum Dynamics, and an international team of physicists were able to study the birth of a quasiparticle comprising an...[more]


Nobel Prize goes to TUM-IAS Fellow Prof. Bernard L. Feringa

2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for fundamental research on molecular machines [more]


TUM-IAS Fellow Prof. Bernhard Schrefler was invited as Panel Chair for ERC Peer Review Panels

Hans Fischer Senior Fellow, awarded by the TÜV SÜD Foundation, Prof. Bernhard Schrefler (University of Padova), was selected as the Panel Chair for one the ERC Peer Review Panels for the ERC Advanced Grant 2016 by the ERC ...[more]


TUM-IAS Carl von Linde Senior Fellow Professor Hendrik Dietz measures forces in the DNA molecule

TUM-IAS Carl von Linde Senior Fellow Hendrik Dietz, member of the TUM-IAS Focus Group Biologically Inspired Material Science, and a team of scientists at TUM have, for the very first time, successfully measured the forces in DNA...[more]


Three TUM-IAS Fellows made it on the Thomas Reuters Highly Cited Researchers list for 2016

Three TUM-IAS Fellows are ranked within the top 1% by citations in their field: Prof. Johannes Lehmann from Cornell University is a Hans Fischer Senior Fellow at TUM-IAS and member of the Focus Group Soil Architecture. His...[more]