News

December 2015

Prizes awarded:

Der Promotionspreis 2015 des Vereins der Freunde und Förderer des DESY (VFFD)
Dr. Timon Johannes Mehrling (DESY and der Universität Hamburg) for his PhD Thesis:
"Theoretical and Numerical Studies on the Transport of Transverse Beam Quality in Plasma-Based Accelerators"



Heinrich Hertz Prize for the best Bachelor Degree in Physics at Hamburg University 2015:
Yannick Ulrich BSc
Titel: "QCD predictions for W and Z boson production at hadron colliders"

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August 2015

Successful Mid-Term Report of the Virtual Institutes „Plasma Wakefield Acceleration of Highly Relativistic Electrons with FLASH".
Project funding granted until June 2018.


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July 2015

The BMBF granted Prof. Foster funding for the project:
"Performance improvement of SRF cavities by surface treatment including mechanical polishing and nitrogen thermal treatment"


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