Cryogen free dilution fridge successfully implemented at PUMA

The first experiment using the lowest temperatures and an external magnetic field has successfully been performed at the thermal three axis spectrometer PUMA. [more]


Flowing together, instead of jumping alone

Molecules in a cell membrane move in a flowing motion in clusters rather than jumping individually into any empty spaces they find. This is what Sebastian Busch and Dr. Tobias Unruh have proven with data obtained from the TOFTOF at the FRM II.[more]


Pupils' day at the FRM II

At the pupils' day of the Technische Universität München eleven pupils took the opportunity to visit the neutron source. They were fascinated by the guided tour with Günter Riegel. [more]


JCNS School on Data Analysis with FRIDA

The Jülich Centre for Neutron Science offers a school on data analysis with FRIDA on April 28th and 29th. Registration is necessary until March 15th 2010.


Two new beam tubes for the FRM II

The year 2010 will be a year of construction at the neutron source FRM II. Neutrons will be provided on 203 days. [more]


Superconductivity at high temperatures

Magnetic interactions could cause certain materials to conduct electricity without loss of power. This happens at higher temperatures than with state of the art superconductors like lead.[more]


FRM II News No. 3

The third issue of the FRM II newsletter is available![more]


Bauernfeind-Medal for Dr. Ingo Neuhaus

The Technische Universitaet Muenchen awards Dr. Ingo Neuhaus, Technical Director of the FRM II, with the Karl Max von Bauernfeind-Medal.[more]


DFG-funding for FRM II

The project Transregio TRR 80 from TU München and the university of Augsburg „From Electronic Correlations to Functionality“ receives funding from the German Research Foundation. A big part of the experiments take place at the FRM II. [more]


Award for FRM II PhD-student

Harald Breitkreutz will receive the award for young academics of the German association of radiation protection. [more]