On today's cover the journal "Soft Matter" shows fragments of a thin polystyrene film on a silicon wafer. The colorful image arises from optical...

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The scientific journal 'Langmuir' is celebrating its 30th anniversary. For this occasion a virtual issue with the most important articles was...

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A "Joliot Chair" of the ESPCI has been offered to our group leader Oliver Bäumchen. He will become a "Visiting Faculty" (guest scientist) for two...

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Since October 01st, 2015, Prof. Stephan Herminghaus is the managing director of the MPIDS. He took the duty over from his colleague Prof. Theo Geisel,...

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The image of the month in the journal 'Spektrum der Wissenschaft' in October 2015 shows the structure of a drying colloid images by a polarization...

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A photo out of our research laboratories decorates the cover of the current issue of the 'Soft Matter' journal. It illustrates a polystyrene droplet...

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The co-operation agreement "Embassadors for the EcoBus" has been signed today at the MPIDS. EcuBus will become a sustainable integrated and public...

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Scientists dicover different dynamics of droplet generation on fibers. The related publication from Oliver Bäumchen of our department and his...

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Today Lucas Goehring performed the last examination of his habilitation procedure successfully by giving a test lecture about "Climate Sensitivity:...

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Wieland Lüher, bachelor student in our research group “Pattern formation in the Geosciences” participated with his four-men team “Take it Ising” in...

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