Welcome to the Press and Public Relations area of the Cluster of Excellence PRISMA at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. Here you can find the latest press releases and event announcements.

In the "Magazine" section we publish portraits of our scientists and their research. This section is continuously supplemented with current information or media.

If you are interested in interviewing one of the PRISMA scientists we will be happy to assist in finding an appointment.



PRISMA Highlights 2016

The PRISMA Highlights 2016 are online. The compilation in pictures shows a cross section of the various events and activities of the year 2016 (in German).  ... 

PUBLIC LECTURE | "Wie Gravitationswellen unser Bild vom Universum erweitern"

Im Rahmen der Konferenz "Women at the Intersection of Mathematics and High Energy Physics" findet in der Akademie der Wissenschaften und Literatur ein öffentlicher Vortrag statt, zu dem alle Interessierten herzlich eingeaden sind. Der Eintritt ist frei!

Particle physicist William Shepherd receives prestigious Sofja Kovalevskaja Award in Berlin
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One of the most highly endowed German research awards funded by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation will be used to establish a junior research group to study dark matter at Mainz University  ... 

TUM and Mainz University activate new source of ultra-cold neutrons
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Collaborative project results in the construction of a second UCN source at the TRIGA research reactor in Mainz / Blueprint for Munich-based high-efficiency source  ... 

MEET & GREET | starting 3 pm - Helmholtz-Institute Mainz, Staudingerweg 18, Campus University Mainz


CONGRATUALTIONS! | ITVA-Award for PRISMA film "On the search for new physics"

press release (in German)