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atomic:news [2018-09-09 19:47]
Friedrich Aumayr
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====== News ====== ====== News ======
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 +===== The group visits FOTEC  ======
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 +{{  :atomic:img_6309.jpg?200|Fotec}}
 +2019-Feb-22
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 +* Here you can see the group during an excursion to [[https://www.fotec.at/|FOTEC]] where Sebastian Keerl a former graduate of our group is working. Among other components FOTEC developes electric propulsion sytems for spacecrafts which are based on liquid ion emitters.
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 +=====  Interview with Florian  ======
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 +{{  :atomic:florian_laggner_princeton.jpg?200|Florian Laggner}}
 +2019-March-20
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 +* Florian Laggner, a former PhD student in our group, tells in an interview how he is doing at Princeton University [[https://www.oeaw.ac.at/fusion/aktuelles/news/article/neue-interviewserie-was-wurde-aus-teil-1/|(interview in German)]].
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 +===== The group goes skiing at Stuhleck  ======
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 +{{  :atomic:ag-skitag2019.jpg?200|Skiing at Stuhleck}}
 +2019-Feb-21
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 +* Today we went downhill-skiing on Stuhleck mountain. Due to the beautiful weather,
 +skiing together as a group was a lot of fun. Thank you, Anna, for organizing this wonderful trip.
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 +===== "DerStandard" features fusion research at TU Wien  ======
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 +{{  :atomic:derstandard_interview.jpg?200|DerStandard}}
 +2019-Feb-20
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 +* In today's Austrian newspaper DerStandard Fritz Aumayr gives an interview on the
 +prospects and difficulties of international fusion research, the Austrian participation in EUROfusion and in
 +particular the contributions from TU Wien towards the realisation of fusion as a future energy source.
 +Read the {{:atomic:fusion_standard_interview_20022019.pdf|full article}} (in German) or
 +[[https://derstandard.at/2000098234340/Kernfusion-Energie-der-Zukunft-oder-grosse-Illusion|online]].
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 +
 +===== Plasma Physics live!  ======
 +
 +{{  :atomic:aurora_borealis.jpg?200|Aurora Borealis}}
 +2019-Feb-14
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 +* When visiting a conference in Finnish-Lapland there is always a certain chance to observe plasma physics in action: Early morning today (around 04:50) the northern sky in Levi was finally clear to see a stunning "Aurora Borealis".
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 +===== Christiana Hörbiger Prize for Paul!  ======
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 +{{  :atomic:aumayrlab_4.jpg?200|Paul Szabo}}
 +2019-Jan-25
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 +* Paul Szabo received the Christiana HÖRBIGER Prize.
 +The prize serves to promote the international mobility of young scientists.
 +Congratulations, Paul!
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 +===== Interview on the Future of Fusion ======
 +
 +{{  :atomic:futurezone.png?200|futurezone.at}}
 +2019-Jan-02
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 +* The year 2019 starts with an interview of Fritz Aumayr on the subject of nuclear fusion by the Kurier magazine  [[https://futurezone.at/science/energie-der-zukunft-wo-bleibt-mein-fusionsreaktor/400344988|futurezone.at]].
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 +===== Our research is presented in the TV show "nano" on 3SAT ======
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 +{{  :atomic:3sat-beitrag.jpg?200|Science-Slam}}
 +2018-Oct-19
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 +* This week our laboratories were the location for TV recordings for the popular science show "nano". The report was broadcasted today on 3SAT and is available  [[http://www.3sat.de/mediathek/?mode=play&obj=76582|online here]].
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 +===== Georg "slams" in Munich ======
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 +{{  :atomic:science_slam.jpg?200|Science-Slam}}
 +2018-Oct-19
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 +* Taking part in the Munich Science-Slam Georg had to present his scientific research work within 2 minutes in front of a non-expert audience. He did it by asking "How to create energy from stars within doghnuts".
 +This needs a good portion of courage and humour. Well done Georg! [[https://youtu.be/xSh4-v5dsgM?t=782|(see his contribution in YouTube)]]
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 +
 +===== Herbert's Finish and Fresh Start ======
 +
 +{{  :atomic:herbert.jpg?140|Herbert Biber}}
 +2018-Oct-10
 +
 +* What a coincidence! Not only did Herbert very successfully complete his Master's studies today, we also learned that the FWF has approved our grant application. This means Herbert's PhD position is now secured and he will continue working with us. Congratulations Herbert!
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 +
 +===== The Diploma Thesis Award 2018 of the City of Vienna goes to Paul Szabo  ======
 +
 +{{  :atomic:group:szabo:szabo_foto.jpg?200|Paul Szabo}}
 +2018-Sep-21
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 +* Once a year, the City of Vienna awards prizes to particularly outstanding diploma theses at the Vienna University of Technology (one per faculty). This year's award winner of the Faculty of Physics is Paul Szabo. His thesis  //Experimental and Simulated Sputtering of Gold, Iron and Wollastonite with a Catcher-QCM Setup// was carried out in our [[:atomic:|group]]. Results of his Thesis have been published in several papers and were also featured in a [[https://www.tuwien.ac.at/en/news/news_detail/article/125997/|Press release of TU Wien]]. Congratulations! The award ceremony will take place on Friday, 19 October 2018 at 13.00 c.t. in the Kuppelsaal of TU Wien. [[https://www.tuwien.ac.at/aktuelles/news_detail/article/126281/|TU News reporting on the award ceremony]]
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===== Strong performance at HCI-2018  ====== ===== Strong performance at HCI-2018  ======
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-* With invited talks by Janine Schwestka and Richard Wilhelm and an oral presentation by Paul Szabo, our group was very well represented at this year's International Conference on Highly Charged Ions HCI-2018 in Lisbon, Portugal.  The content of the three talks were met with great interest by the participants and highly praised for their excellent presentation.+* With invited talks by Janine Schwestka and Richard Wilhelm and an oral presentation by Paul Szabo, our group was very well represented at this year's International Conference on Highly Charged Ions HCI-2018 in Lisbon, Portugal.  The content of the three talks was met with great interest by the participants and the talks highly praised for their excellent presentation.
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-===== Ferdinand visits our lab  ======+===== Ferdinand II visits our lab  ======
{{  :atomic:ferdinand_biber.jpg?200|Ferdinand Biber}} {{  :atomic:ferdinand_biber.jpg?200|Ferdinand Biber}}
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2018-April-11 2018-April-11
-* For the fourth time, women with vision and courage to take risks have been awared with the "look! Business Award", women in management positions, founders and managers. Ille Gebeshuber was honored in the category "MINT Industries". The laudation was held by Karin Zipperer from ASFINAG, the sponsor of this category. Congratulations Ille!+* For the fourth time, women with vision and courage to take risks have been awared with the "look! Business Award", women in management positions, founders and managers. Ille Gebeshuber was honored in the category "MINT Industries". The laudation was held by Karin Zipperer from ASFINAG, the sponsor of this category. Congratulations Ille! [[https://www.tuwien.ac.at/aktuelles/news_detail/article/125776/|TU Wien News(in German)]]
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-===== Hannspeter Winter award 2017 for Elisabeth  ======+===== Hannspeter Winter award for Elisabeth  ======
{{ :news:img_6737.jpg?200|Elisabeth Gruber}} {{ :news:img_6737.jpg?200|Elisabeth Gruber}}
2017-Nov-13 (2018-Jan-19) 2017-Nov-13 (2018-Jan-19)
-* The Hannspeter Winter Award, named after our former institute director, was established at the TU Wien in 2007 and honours achievements in research in PhD projects by female graduate students. It also aims to increase awareness of notable achievements of women in the field of research and technology. The prize is awarded annually and this year our institute is proud to announce that it has been awarded to Dr. Elisabeth Gruber who recently finished her PhD thesis under the supervision of Fritz Aumayr. Congratulations Elisabeth! The award ceremony will take place on Jan. 19th, 2018 at 1 pm in the Kuppelsaal of TU Wien.+* The Hannspeter Winter Award, named after our former institute director, was established at the TU Wien in 2007 and honours achievements in research in PhD projects by female graduate students. It also aims to increase awareness of notable achievements of women in the field of research and technology. The prize is awarded annually and this year our institute is proud to announce that it has been awarded to Dr. Elisabeth Gruber who recently finished her PhD thesis under the supervision of Fritz Aumayr. Congratulations Elisabeth! The award ceremony will take place on Jan. 19th, 2018 at 1 pm in the Kuppelsaal of TU Wien.  
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 +[[https://www.tuwien.ac.at/de/aktuelles/news_detail/article/125533/|Press release of TU Wien (in German)]], 
 +[[https://www.tuwien.ac.at/en/news/news_detail/article/125533/|Press release of TU Wien (in English)]] 
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