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Quantum Friction: Beyond the local equilibrium approximation MBI – 01.12.2016:

Quantum Friction: Beyond the local equilibrium approximation

Systems out of thermodynamic equilibrium are very common in nature. In recent years they have attracted constantly growing attention because of their relevance for fundamental physics as well as for modern nanotechnology. More…

Chorafas Prize awarded to Neysha Lobo Ploch FBH – 17.11.2016:

Chorafas Prize awarded to Neysha Lobo Ploch

Chorafas Prize awarded to Neysha Lobo Ploch Dr. Neysha Lobo Ploch has been awarded with the renowned Dimitri N. Chorafas Prize for her thesis entitled “chip designs for high efficiency III-nitride based ultraviolet light emitting diodes with enhanced light extraction”. More…

Herpes, not quite so species specific after all IZW – 07.11.2016:

Herpes, not quite so species specific after all

A new study challenges the tenet of herpes viruses being strictly host-specific. Scientists from the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) in Germany have discovered that gammaherpesviruses switch their hosts more frequently than previously thought. More…

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