Elite Network: Snippets of the Network

Snippets of the Network

New research projects and Elite Programs, experiences from seminars and semesters abroad, reports from the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting and interdisciplinary events – our members write about their lives and the work they love.

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Feb 2020
PhD student meeting
The annual PhD student meeting of the International Doctorate Program “Topological Insulators” took place in Prague this year.
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A group of young people stands on a staircase in front of an ancient building.
18
Feb 2020
Winter excursion on black holes
The Elite Graduate Program “Theoretical and Mathematical Physics” discusses black holes.
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[Translate to English:] Ein glühender Materiering um ein schwarzes Loch
29
Jan 2020
Stephen Hansen presents recent work
Stephen Hansen presented his recent work on chief executive officers (CEOs) in Munich.
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Picture: Detail of a hand writing on a pad.
29
Jan 2020
Students organize second science school
At the second annual Science School, RESET master’s students shared the insights they gained from their internship experiences about the practical possibilities for responsibly employing science and technology in a variety of social, business, political, and research contexts.
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A group of young people are standing and sitting in a room with a screen.
28
Jan 2020
Welcome to the Elite Graduate Program “Macromolecular Science”
The Elite Graduate Program "Macromolecular Science" welcomes its new students.
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[Translate to English:] Eine Gruppe junger Menschen unterhält sich mit einem älteren Mann.
24
Jan 2020
Insight into research methods
Students of the Elite Graduate Program "Translational Neuroscience" get to know various established and innovative methods of neuroscientific research during the course of their studies.
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Four... Personen stehen mit Mundschutz und OP-Haube vor einem medizintechnischen Bildgebungsgerät und blicken in die Kamera.
23
Jan 2020
From GCE student to professor
In his lecture, Prof. Dr. Manuel Steinbauer presents the research focus of his new professorship "Sport Ecology". Prof. Steinbauer will also pass on the findings to the students of the “Global Change Ecology” master's program, to whom he once belonged.
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[Translate to English:] In einem Hörsaal sitzen viele Zuhörer, die konzentriert nach vorne schauen. Vorne steht Prof. Manuel Steinbauer und hält seinen Vortrag.
23
Jan 2020
Chemists in Bavarian Sillicon Valley
During this year’s excursion to the world of industry, SynCat got a sneak peek into reality outside of the laboratory hoods and enjoyed some theory behind brewing as well as silicon baking forms.
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During a guided tour, young people are informed about the processes in a brewery.
22
Jan 2020
Podcasts and Explanatory Videos
Students in the Elite Graduate Program “MINT-Lehramt PLUS” at the Universities of Bayreuth and Würzburg worked in a project in order to create explanatory videos, podcasts, and a blog about the topic microplastics. Another goal was to learn modern methods they can use in STEM class.
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 A hand writes the word microplastics.
17
Jan 2020
In the Political Archive of the Federal Foreign Office
Students of the Elite Graduate Program “Cultural Studies of the Middle East” visited the political archive of the Federal Foreign Office, Berlin.
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A document in running hand, penned in 19th century Bagdad.
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