MPIE successfully applied for IMPRS SusMet programme

The Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE) together with partner institutions have successfully applied for a new doctoral programme supported by the Max Planck Society. The...

Dr Yan Ma receives Walter Benjamin Grant

The German Research Foundation awards Dr-Ing. Yan Ma, new head of the group “Sustainable Synthesis of Materials” at the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE) the Walter Benjamin Grant.

MPIE achieves first place in Humboldt’s ranking

In the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's ranking, the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE) took first place among non-university research institutions in the field of engineering sciences.

Scientist wins European Science Slam Championship

Aniruddha Dutta, a doctoral student at the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE) in Düsseldorf and acting German science slam champion 2018/19, has won the European Science Slam Championship 2019/20 in Vienna, Austria, against his competitors from Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, and Russia.

Nanostructured alloying with oxygen

Scientists from the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE), the Austrian Erich Schmid Institute of Material Science, the Universities Leoben and Graz (Austria) and the Chinese Hubei University analysed in-situ copper-iron alloys during annealing to find out when and how oxide is formed and how it can be used to strengthen nanocrystalline materials.

Max Planck scientist wins Heisenberg Fellowship

Doctor Reza Darvishi Kamachali, postdoctoral researcher at the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE), was awarded the Heisenberg Fellowship by the German Research Foundation to pursue his research on materials microstructures.

Humboldt research fellow chooses Max Planck

Dr. Jianjun Li, from the Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, Shaanxi (China) and now working as a Humboldt research fellow at the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung (MPIE) in Düsseldorf (Germany), focuses on interface engineering to develop metals and alloys for exactly these kind of applications.