The IAS would like to congratulate Rudolf Mößbauer Tenure Track Professors Robert König and Kathrin Lang, who have each received one of the prestigious ERC Consolidator Grants! Prof. Robert König was successful... [more]

Imaging techniques enable a detailed look inside an organism. But interpreting the data is time-consuming and requires a great deal of experience. Artificial neural networks open up new possibilities: A TUM... [more]

Alumnus Hans Fischer Fellow Prof. Alessandro Reali has been awarded the Euler medal by the European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (ECCOMAS). He was presented with the medal during the... [more]

TUM-IAS Hans Fischer Senior Fellow Kathleen Thelen, professor of political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), has been honored with the Friedrich Schiedel Prize for Politics and... [more]

The TUM Institute for Advanced Study (TUM-IAS) invites applications for the prestigious Rudolf Mößbauer Tenure Track Assistant Professorships to be appointed by October 1, 2021. Within its Fellowship program,... [more]

We are delighted to report that TUM-IAS Hans Fischer Senior Fellows Prof. Noelle Eckley Selin and Prof. Henrik Selin have recently published a book entitled “Mercury Stories: Understanding Sustainability through... [more]

We are proud to announce that Rudolf Mößbauer Tenure Track Professor Jia Chen (Environmental Sensing and Modelling) was included in this year's list of the "Young Elite - Top 40 under 40" in the category... [more]

Scientists from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the University of Tokyo have developed an ultrathin pressure sensor that can be attached directly to the skin. It can measure how fingers interact... [more]

Similar to genetic mutations, epigenetic changes, i.e. gene modifications that do not occur on the primary DNA sequence, sometimes arise accidentally in plants and can be transmitted across generations. Using... [more]

The application period for this year’s Call for Fellowships expired by the end of October 2020. This time, the TUM Institute for Advanced Study invited applications for Fellowships in the following categories of... [more]