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Heinz Maier-Leibnitz (FRM II)

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25.03.2008

In memory of Mr. Guido Engelke, former Administrative Director of FRM II

The entire staff of the Neutron Research Source are joined together in honouring the memory of Mr. Guido Engelke, former Administrative Director of FRM II, who passed away on 4 March 2008. Mr. Guido Engelke started working for FRM II in 1994 as project supervisor. From 1 January 2002 until December 2006 he filled the position of...[more]

05.03.2008

Burn-up of 1200 Mwd reached for the first time (60 days cycle)

On Wednesday, 5.03.2008 at 13:30 o'clock the reactor cycle 10b of the neutron source Heinz Maier-Leibnitz (FRM II) was terminated successfully with a burn-up of 1200 Mwd corresponding to 60 days of full power.[more]

22.02.2008

Prof. Dr. Winfried Petry, scientific director of the FRM II, received the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

On February 11th 2008, Prof. Dr. Winfried Petry received the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. On the occasion of the award by the States Minister Dr. Thomas Goppel the merits of Prof. Petry were accentuated in the area of basic science and the realisation of the FRM II and its instrumentation. Prof. Petry has engaged himself...[more]