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27.04.2017

Join us! Independent Research Group Leader Position in the area of Novel Miniaturized Optical Imaging in Biomedical Applications

The Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light (MPL) offers a nontenured W2 position for an Independent Research Group Leader Position in the area of Novel Miniaturized Optical Imaging in Biomedical Applications The Max...[more]

26.04.2017

Rank Prize for Optoelectronics for Philip Russell

The team that invented and developed photonic crystal fibre (PCF) has been awarded the 2018 Rank Prize for Optoelectronics.  MPL's Philip Russell, together with postdocs Tim Birks and Jonathan Knight, realized the first...[more]

03.03.2017

Material-Composition-Induced Chiral Optical Response Of Symmetric Nanoparticle Ensembles

Chiral light-matter-interaction is an intriguing phenomenon, which links the geometry and symmetry of certain molecules or nanostructures with their ability to sense the handedness of light. Recently, numerous concepts for...[more]

01.03.2017

Newsletter 11 - 2017

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12.01.2017

New Max Planck Research Group focuses on quantum phenomena

Claudiu Genes has taken up his work as newly appointed research group leader at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light as of January 2017. His group is engaged in research on theoretical aspects of quantum optics....[more]

01.10.2016

Newsletter 10 - 2016

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31.07.2016

How to contact us in the new building

Please beware of the fact that the address of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light has changed:  Max Planck Institute for the Science of LightStaudtstraße 291058 Erlangen You will find the new telephone...[more]