For his ground breaking research in the field of Warm Dense Matter  Professor Michael Bonitz from the Institute for Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics of Kiel University (CAU) receives the John Dawson Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics Research 2021. With this award the American Physical Society (APS) every year recognizes […]

The photovoltaic effect of ferroelectric crystals can be increased by a factor of 1,000 if three different materials are arranged periodically in a lattice. This has been revealed in a study by researchers at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU). They achieved this by creating crystalline layers of barium titanate, strontium […]

According to the Russian Federation Ministry of Health, the mortality rate from cancer in Russia is currently more than 200 people per 100 thousand. Brain tumors are found in 65–80% of those who die from oncology. Therefore, diagnosing and monitoring the dynamics of neuro-oncological diseases in patients with primary and […]

Some COVID-19 patients who experience acute respiratory failure respond by significantly increasing their respiratory effort – breathing faster and more deeply There is concern among some doctors that this level of respiratory effort can lead to further damage to these patients’ lungs. Working with an international team of leading intensive […]