Heinz Maier-Leibnitz (FRM II)



Discovery of a new magnetic order: Skyrmion Lattice in a Chiral Magnet

Physicists from the Technische Universität München (TUM) and the University of Cologne have discovered at FRM II a new type of magnetic ordering in the metallic compound manganese silicon. [more]


Film about FRM II

With the "Exzellenzinitiative" the DFG (German Research association) starts a videoportal about the funded "Exzellenzcluster". A film about the Munich Cluster "Origin and Structure of the Universe" can also be watched.[more]


FRM II News published

Right before the end of this year and before the next proposal round, the first edition of the FRM II newsletter has been published today. [more]