Research at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) is aimed at investigating Einstein’s relativity and beyond: mathematics, quantum gravity, astrophysical relativity, gravitational wave astronomy, data analysis and cosmology. The institute is located in Potsdam and in Hannover.
5. November 2012 Auf der Suche nach fremden Welten beim November der Wissenschaft Das Higgs-Teilchen, Einsteins Gravitationswellen und Paralleluniversen in einer Vortragsreihe am Albert-Einstein-Institut Hannover [more...]
October 25, 2012 A black widow's Tango Mortale in gamma-ray light Max Planck scientists discover record-breaking millisecond pulsar with new analysis method [more...]
October 15, 2012 2013 Joseph F. Keithley Award for Advances in Measurement Science Roman Schnabel (AEI Hannover), together with David McClelland (Australian National University) and Nergis Malvalvala (MIT) received the 2013 Joseph F. Keithley Award for Advances in Measurement Science. The prize consists of $5,000 and a certificate citing the contributions made by the recipient. It is presented annually. http://www.aps.org/programs/honors/awards/keithley.cfm
October 5, 2012 Winners of the first European Astronomy Journalism Prize A special prize for excellence went to Robin McKie from the Observer newspaper for his work on British involvement in the search for gravitational waves. [more...]
4. September 2012 Die Suche nach der Quantengravitation Internationale Wissenschaftler ehren Hermann Nicolai [mehr...]