Signing the Cooperation Agreement for the Center for Physics and Medicine

In a memorable ceremony on July 25th, the Max Planck Society, the Friedrich Alexander University and the University Hospital in Erlangen signed an agreement to run the new joint research Center for Physics and Medicine.

Seated, from left to right: Joachim Hornegger, President of the Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Martin Stratmann, President of the Max Planck Society, Albrecht Bender, Commercial Director of the University Hospital Erlangen, Rüdiger Willems, Secretary-General of the Max Planck Society and Heinrich Iro, Medical Director and chairman of the University Hospital Erlangen

Standing, from left to right: Jürgen Schüttler, Dean of the Medical Faculty of the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg and board member of the University Hospital Erlangen, the Directors of the Max Planck Institut for the Science of Light Vahid Sandoghdar, Florian Marquardt and Philip Russell, Ilse Aigner, Bavarian State Minister of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology and Florian Janik, Lord Mayor of the City of Erlangen.

Program of the ceremony

Bavarian State Minister of Economic Affairs and Media Ilse Aigner together with the President of the Max Planck Society Martin Stratmann.

Vahid Sandoghdar, Director of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light 

Martin Stratmann, President of the Max Planck Society

Speech of Ilse Aigner, Bavarian State Minister of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology 

Florian Janik, Lord Mayor of the City of Erlangen.

Joachim Hornegger, President of the Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Jürgen Schüttler, Dean of the Medical Faculty of the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg and board member of the University Hospital Erlangen

Heinrich Iro, Medical Director and chairman of the University Hospital Erlangen