Image: Christoph Beier

On board the research ship ‘Poseidon’

Image: Robert van Geldern

FAU-based climate researchers continue a project funded by the German Research Foundation

Spectral Fingerprint allows control of function

10 years of interdisciplinary research at the Cluster of Excellence EAM in the international context of state-of-the-art science and engineering research

Image: Dr. Michael Förster

FAU scientists aim two-coloured laser beams at tungsten tips

The Departments of the Faculty of Sciences welcome the new students who will begin their studies in winter semester 2017/18 at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. There are several introductory courses for the international study programmes and welcoming events that those students should attend. Fo...

In the middle of the large Chilean Atacama desert, a team of Polish astronomers are patiently monitoring millions of celestial bodies night after night with the help of a modern robotic telescope. In 2013, the team was surprised when they discovered, in the course of their survey, stars that pulsate...

Pressed into cubes, in the form of small crystals, in fizzy drinks, chocolate bars or in our coffee – we use sugar in vast quantities to sweeten drinks and foodstuffs. In Germany our sugar comes from sugar beet. Now researchers from the FAU, together with colleagues from other universities and...

The role of the physical factors which govern cell-cell adhesion and its stability should not be underestimated. This is the conclusion reached by a team of researchers led by Prof. Dr. Ana‐Sunčana Smith of the PULS Group and Professor of Theoretical Physics at FAU and their German and French collab...