2nd FRM II User Meeting May 25th, 2009

The preliminary program has already been arranged!


Archeology with neutrons: Mass production in Rome

Physicists at the neutron source Heinz Maier-Leibnitz (FRM II) had a glance into a Roman god. They found, that the figurine is hollow. [more]


Annual report 2008 online

Skyrmion lattice, inner stresses in composite castings and gaps in superconductivity - the new scientific report of FRM II shows all the highlights of the year 2008. [more]


13th JCNS laboratory course „Neutron scattering“

The Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS) organises in cooperation with Technische Universität München (TUM), University of Münster and RWTH Aachen a laboratory course in neutron scattering from September 7th till 18th. [more]


2.2 million Euros for the research with neutrons

The FRM II was granted 1.1 million Euro from the 7th EU framework programme. Including with the amount, that the Jülich Centre for Neutron Science (JCNS) has received, it is in total 2.2 million Euros. [more]


Professor Dieter Richter receives Walter Hälg Preis 2009

In recognition of his coherent work towards understanding the dynamics of polymers and biological macromolecules using high-resolution neutron scattering techniques Prof. Dieter Richter receives the Walter Hälg Prize 2009.[more]


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]


Erasmus Mundus MaMaSELF

Apply now: Deadline for Non-European students: 16 February 2009 Erasmus Mundus "European Master of Materials Science Exploiting Large Scale Facilities" (MaMaSELF) - Application for period of study 2009/2010[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]


Looking back: Great availability 2008

In the year 2008 the FRM II was available on 251 days for its users. This equals 100 percent.[more]