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Arthur Ashkin: Inventor, Innovator and Inspiration

Ben Skuse

Arthur Ashkin: Inventor, Innovator and Inspiration

Arthur Ashkin was 96 years old when he received the Nobel Prize for his discoveries in the field of laser. He died one year ago. Time to reflect his life and work.

Hidden Physics Gems at #LINO70

Ben Skuse

Hidden Physics Gems at #LINO70

Several sessions of #LINO70 discussed fundamental questions in Physics.

Climate Change is Upon us. Can we Stop it in Time?

Andrei Mihai

Climate Change is Upon us. Can we Stop it in Time?

Four sessions during #LINO70 focused on Climate Change as it is one of the most important and demanding topics of our time.

The Dark and Black Recesses of the Universe

Ben Skuse

The Dark and Black Recesses of the Universe

New models of dark matter are waiting to be tested. They were discussed during two sessions of #LINO70.

Illuminating Laser Physics

Ben Skuse

Illuminating Laser Physics

In an Agora Talk with John Hall, Gérard Mourou and Donna Strickland the audience was treated to a rare insight into the link between two important areas of laser physics.

Quantum Science 101

Ben Skuse

Quantum Science 101

In their Agora Talk the Nobel Laureates William D. Phillips and Serge Haroche gave an insight in the quantum world.

Hunting for Order in the Cosmic Forest

Ben Skuse

Hunting for Order in the Cosmic Forest

Three sessions during #LINO70 invited the audience to go on a journey through space. Among them the first appearance of 2020 Nobel Laureate in Physics Reinhard Genzel.

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Maria Marti Solano – On the Way to a More Personalised Medicine

Maria Marti Solano

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Maria Marti Solano – On the Way to a More Personalised Medicine

Maria Marti Solano focuses on proteins that are relevant for the effect of medicines with a computational approach.

Picking Brains of Scientists for Inspiration in Lindau

Jamie Luskin

Picking Brains of Scientists for Inspiration in Lindau

Lindau Alumna Jamie Luskin explains how the conversation with other scientists in Lindau helped her to define her scientific interests.

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Malin Alsved – Research on Airborne Viruses

Malin Alsved

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Malin Alsved – Research on Airborne Viruses

Since spring 2020, the research topic of Malin Alsved has been rising a lot of attraction: she is focussing on the spread of airborne viruses, like corona

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Daniel Reiche – Searching the Odd in the Smallest

Daniel Reiche

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Daniel Reiche – Searching the Odd in the Smallest

As a theoretical physicist Daniel deals with questions from basic physics research – which he sometimes even turns upside down.

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Robert Mayer – Calculate the Chemical Mystery

Robert Mayer

Young Scientists at #LINO70: Robert Mayer – Calculate the Chemical Mystery

Robert Mayer will participate in #LINO70. Last year he finnished his PhD project that helps to predict chemical reactions.