Awards and Honours

Awards and Honours
31.01.2017
ERC Consolidator Grant for physicist Johannes Henn
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About 2 Million EURO for developping novel calculation methods in theoretical physics (press release in German)  ... 

12.05.2016
ERC Advanced Grant for experimental physicist Dmitry Budker
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Professor Dmitry Budker has been granted EUR 2.5 million in funding by the European Research Council (ERC) for his new project involving the hunt for dark matter and dark energy.  ... 

19.12.2014
Joachim Kopp receives ERC Starting Grant for research in particle and astroparticle physics
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Award worth EUR 800,000 designed to promote research into new approaches in theoretical neutrino physics   ... 

16.05.2013
Marc Vanderhaeghen appointed Fellow of the American Physical Society
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Theoretical nuclear and hadron physicist of Mainz University receives renowned specialist distinction for his contributions to two-photon physics and the structure of baryons 

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14.05.2013
Gutenberg Research College welcomes new fellows and bestows the 2013 Gutenberg Research Award
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In an evening ceremony held on the campus of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU), the Gutenberg Research College (GRC) presented the Gutenberg Research Award 2013 to the internationally acclaimed quantum physicist Maciej Lewenstein and welcomed its new fellows. One of the new fellows is PRISMA member Junior Professor Dr. Matthias Schott.

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23.02.2012
Ernst Otten appointed senior fellow at the Helmholtz Alliance for Astroparticle Physics
Go to press release (in German) Mainz experimental physicist awarded for his contributions in the field of neutrino physics (press release in German)  ... 
17.11.2011
Matthias Neubert receives an ERC Advanced Grant worth over 2.1 million Euros
Go to press release Extremely precise predictions can help LHC scientists in their search for the parameters of a new theory of nature  ... 
27.10.2011
Christian W. Bauer comes to Mainz with Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award
Go to press release (in German) Internationally renowned young researcher in the field of Elementary Particle Physics visits Prof. Matthias Neubert (press release in German)  ...