innoFSPEC @ Potsdam exhibition "Science in the centre"

On 19 January 2019, there was the opening of the exhibition "Science in the centre" - 130 m of science - at the annual light event in Potsdam. 20 large-format boards illustrate the diverse and exciting science landscape of Potsdam - among them a 2 x 6 m board designed by us, innoFSPEC Potsdam with the title "What happens in small molecules and large galaxies?".

The open air exhibition is located between Bildungsforum/Platz der Einheit and the state parliament and will last until at least end of August 2019. Have a look at the exhibition brochure here.

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We are hiring - open position as scientific coordinator @innoFSPEC

innoFSPEC is performing interdisciplinary research, linking different disciplines such as astronomy and physical chemistry. In the latter context, innoFSPEC invites applications for the position of a part-time scientific coordinator at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics, Potsdam. For more information, please check here.

To apply, please send your CV, publication list, copies of academic degrees, and a brief research plan to: . Review of applications will begin January 21, 2019 , and continue until the position is filled.

innoFSPEC technology for medical applications

Imaging Raman spectroscopy can not only be applied in astrophysics but also for non invasive cancer diagnostics. After completing a four year research and development project phase, innoFSPEC scientists were successful in proving this.

Read more here.

Cooperation with ILU e.V.

We are pleased to announce our cooperation with Institut für Lebensmittel- und Umweltforschung e.V. (ILU). With the help of a 115 photobioreactor, we are now able to focus on the targeted optimisation of biomass production. In this context, online sensor technology will be implemented to characterise the light distribution in the photobioreactor and to monitor growth processes.

 Photobioreaktor

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Review: Y(our) lab – (Y)our expertise - first Joint Lab workshop in Potsdam-Golm

Foto: Julia Schmidt

"Joint Labs - Using synergies for joint innovations" - This was the motto of the first Joint Lab workshop on Monday, 10 Dec 2018 at Fraunhofer-Konferenzzentrum in Potsdam Golm. 

The aim was to enter into a dialogue with actors from the knowledge and technology transfer sector and to exchange experiences on the Joint Lab cooperation format. The expectations of the team from the Technologiecampus Golm were exceeded!

We would like to thank all participants for the stimulating input and discussions and all contributors for the successfull event. 

Here you can find the review of the successful workshop. The review is available only in German.

Foto: Julia Schmidt