MPG

Training atoms

Single atoms can’t be grasped through everyday experience: even a drop of water or a microorganism is made up of countless numbers of them. But Gerhard Rempe, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics in Garching, uses single

Continue reading

One of the last strongholds for Western chimpanzees

Liberia is home to the second largest chimpanzee population in West Africa
Max Planck Society – Research

A cancer protein’s journey to cell membrane

KRas moves between various membranes within the cell, so that it is available in a sufficient quantity at its actual destination
Max Planck Society – Research

Recipe for star formation

Researchers develop a model to reconstruct spatial structure of molecule clouds
Max Planck Society – Research

Computing with a quantum trick

With a quantum gate Max Planck physicists are developing an essential logic element for quantum computers
Max Planck Society – Research