Institute of Physical Chemistry

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The Institute of Physical Chemistry is a spectroscopy-oriented research institute with a focus on the development, application and theoretical description of innovative frequency-, time- and spatially resolved spectroscopic methods from the UV to the radio wave range.

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· Life
Researchers discover microbes in pitch-dark aquifers as important primary producers
Dr Will Overholt and Prof. Kirsten Küsel during water analyses in the field.
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· Light
Celebrating a decade of DoKDoK - 29th August 2022 to 2nd September 2022 in the beautiful town of Arnstadt, Thuringia!
Announcement of the DokDok conference, 29.08.-02.09.2022 in Arnstadt, Germany.
Image: DokDok 2022 organizing team
Different announcements
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together with the CRC 1066 "Nanodimensional polymer therapeutics for tumor therapy" Mainz
This event is not open to the public.
15:00 · Sonstiges
4 universites - 4 multidisciplinary teams - your questions - excitement guaranteed
This event is wheelchair accessible.
of the CRC PolyTarget 2022
This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is not open to the public.


Institute of Physical Chemistry
Postal address:
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Institute of Physical Chemistry
D-07737 Jena