UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier have now launched the UN Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). At the opening ceremony in Berlin a delegation of young international scientists gave a speech, among them Roberto Rinaldi. » more
China’s government officially launched the national “Qianren Jihua” program in 2011 ("Thousand Young Talents") to attract outstanding young Chinese scientists in natural sciences and engineering fields back to Chinese institutions from overseas. » more
Dr. Mario Barbatti and Daniele Fazzi have now visited the King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. » more
Dr. Matthias Heyden is a new group leader at the Max Planck Institut für Kohlenforschung. He studied at the Ruhr- University Bochum and now works as a RESOLV junior research group leader in the Department of Theory. » more
Manfred Reetz, Director Emeritus at the Max Planck Institut für Kohlenforschung and Hans Meerwein Research Professor at the Philipps-Universität Marburg, will be awarded the Chirality Medal 2014. » more
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