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October 3, 2017, 11:30 CEST, at the AEI in Potsdam
On 3rd of October the Nobel Foundation will announce the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017. The event is broadcast live from Stockholm. The AEI in Potsdam invites all interested people to watch the live stream together with scientists from the institute.

Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

October 3, 2017, 11:30 CEST, at the AEI in Potsdam

On 3rd of October the Nobel Foundation will announce the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017. The event is broadcast live from Stockholm. The AEI in Potsdam invites all interested people to watch the live stream together with scientists from the institute.

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3rd of October, 11:30 CEST at the AEI in HannoverOn 3rd of October the Nobel Foundation will announce the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017. The event is broadcast in an internet live stream from Stockholm. The Albert Einstein Institute in Hannover invites all interested to watch the live stream together with scientists from the institute.

Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

3rd of October, 11:30 CEST at the AEI in Hannover
On 3rd of October the Nobel Foundation will announce the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017. The event is broadcast in an internet live stream from Stockholm. The Albert Einstein Institute in Hannover invites all interested to watch the live stream together with scientists from the institute. [more]
Prof. Alessandra Buonanno will give a popular talk at the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid.

Popular talk "Sounds of Silence: Listening to the Universe with Gravitational Waves"
September 27, 2017 at 3 p.m.

Prof. Alessandra Buonanno will give a popular talk at the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid. [more]
18 - 23 September 2017 in MünsterThe AEI takes part in the exhibition at the "Highlights of Physics". Visit our booth A12 about quantum gravity and symmetry!

Highlights of Physics

18 - 23 September 2017 in Münster
The AEI takes part in the exhibition at the "Highlights of Physics". Visit our booth A12 about quantum gravity and symmetry! [more]
Livestream of the ceremony in Hamburg on 7th of September 2017 at 11:00 CEST

Awarding of the Körber Prize 2017 to Karsten Danzmann

Livestream of the ceremony in Hamburg on 7th of September 2017 at 11:00 CEST [more]
Prof. Karsten Danzmann, Elbtonal Percussion, Junges Vokalensemble HannoverFriday, 8 September 2017 at 19:00 CEST“Lichthof” of Leibniz Universität Hannover

Raum.Zeit.Musik – Public talk and concert as part of the Lower Saxony Music Days 2017

Prof. Karsten Danzmann, Elbtonal Percussion, Junges Vokalensemble Hannover
Friday, 8 September 2017 at 19:00 CEST
“Lichthof” of Leibniz Universität Hannover [more]
Visit the gravitational-wave detector near Sarstedt and experience cutting-edge research at first hand

Open Day at GEO600 on 30 July 2017

July 05, 2017

Visit the gravitational-wave detector near Sarstedt and experience cutting-edge research at first hand [more]
Talk about gravitational-wave astronomy and visit of the GEO600 gravitational-wave detector GEO600 near Sarstedt (in German) on 22nd of June. This event is part of the Hörregion Hannover.

Listen to the Universe

Talk about gravitational-wave astronomy and visit of the GEO600 gravitational-wave detector GEO600 near Sarstedt (in German) on 22nd of June. This event is part of the Hörregion Hannover. [more]
Our booth in Hall 9 at the Hannover fair grounds features exciting exhibits and information about gravitational waves. Daily from 9 am to 6 pm, 10th of June to 18th of June.

Gravitational waves at the IdeenExpo

Our booth in Hall 9 at the Hannover fair grounds features exciting exhibits and information about gravitational waves. Daily from 9 am to 6 pm, 10th of June to 18th of June. [more]
Talk in German on 15 June 2017 at 19:00 by Director  Karsten Danzmann in the Akademievorlesungen of the Akademie der Wissenschaften in Hamburg.

Gravitationswellenastronomie: Wir können das dunkle Universum hören!

Talk in German on 15 June 2017 at 19:00 by Director  Karsten Danzmann in the Akademievorlesungen of the Akademie der Wissenschaften in Hamburg. [more]
Prof. Alessandra Buonanno will give a public talk at the Einstein Forum in Potsdam.

Public talk "On Gravitational Waves"
May 23, 2017, at 7 p.m.

Prof. Alessandra Buonanno will give a public talk at the Einstein Forum in Potsdam. [more]
Family Day about the Big Bang, black holes and gravitational waves at the Historisches Museum Hanover on 21 May from 12:00 to 16:00. Exhibits and presentations about the research at the Albert Einstein Institute.

Einsteins Gravitationswellen

Family Day about the Big Bang, black holes and gravitational waves at the Historisches Museum Hanover on 21 May from 12:00 to 16:00. Exhibits and presentations about the research at the Albert Einstein Institute. [more]
Talk in German on 18 May 2017 at 19:00 by Director emeritus Bernard Schutz in the Akademievorlesungen of the Akademie der Wissenschaften in Hamburg.

Schwarze Löcher im Universum

Talk in German on 18 May 2017 at 19:00 by Director emeritus Bernard Schutz in the Akademievorlesungen of the Akademie der Wissenschaften in Hamburg. [more]
May 17, 2017"The new era of gravitational-wave physics and astrophysics": Prof. Alessandra Buonanno gives a talk at the symposium of the Finish Society of Sciences and Letters.

From the Earth to the edge of the Universe

May 17, 2017
"The new era of gravitational-wave physics and astrophysics": Prof. Alessandra Buonanno gives a talk at the symposium of the Finish Society of Sciences and Letters. [more]
Popular science show on 16 May 2017 at 18:00 with Prof. Karsten Danzmann (Director at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) and Director of the Institute for Gravitational Physics of Leibniz Universität Hannover) and Prof. Michèle Heurs (Institute for Gravitational Physics of Leibniz Universität Hannover)

In space no one can hear you scream – oder: wie klingt der Urknall?

Popular science show on 16 May 2017 at 18:00 with Prof. Karsten Danzmann (Director at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) and Director of the Institute for Gravitational Physics of Leibniz Universität Hannover) and Prof. Michèle Heurs (Institute for Gravitational Physics of Leibniz Universität Hannover) [more]
May 13, 2017; 1pm - 8pmOn May 13, 2017, the Science Park Potsdam-Golm hosts the 5th Potsdam Science Day. The AEI will participate together with 39 other research institutes, universities and schools.

Potsdam Science Day

May 13, 2017; 1pm - 8pm
On May 13, 2017, the Science Park Potsdam-Golm hosts the 5th Potsdam Science Day. The AEI will participate together with 39 other research institutes, universities and schools. [more]
Talk by Prof. Danzmann and exhibits from the AEI at “flux” the Lower Saxony Research Day 2017.

Lower Saxony Research Day 2017

Talk by Prof. Danzmann and exhibits from the AEI at “flux” the Lower Saxony Research Day 2017. [more]
Prof. Bernard Schutz gives this year's Leibniz Kolleg Lecture at the Auditorium Maximum of Potsdam University.

Leibniz Kolleg: Gravitationswellenastronomie (in German); April 27, 2017, 2 pm

Prof. Bernard Schutz gives this year's Leibniz Kolleg Lecture at the Auditorium Maximum of Potsdam University. [more]
You are curious and always have wanted to know why the Universe is the way it is? Black holes, laser light and experiments are your passion? If that's the case, studying physics might just be your thing. On April 27, the Albert Einstein Institute Hannover invites to the Zukunftstag where you can experience what the life of physicists is like.

Zukunftstag 2017 at the Albert Einstein Institute in Hannover

You are curious and always have wanted to know why the Universe is the way it is? Black holes, laser light and experiments are your passion? If that's the case, studying physics might just be your thing. On April 27, the Albert Einstein Institute Hannover invites to the Zukunftstag where you can experience what the life of physicists is like. [more]
The AEI in Potsdam takes part in the Future Day. Our guests will learn what astronomers and astrophysicists already know about the universe and what they still want to find out.

Zukunftstag (Future Day) 2017 at the AEI Potsdam-Golm on April 27th

The AEI in Potsdam takes part in the Future Day. Our guests will learn what astronomers and astrophysicists already know about the universe and what they still want to find out.
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The March for Science is an international movement taking place on April 22 in many cities  all over the world. It’s a demonstration for the value of science, facts, and scientific evidence in times of “alt-facts”.
The March for Science in Berlin starts at 1pm in front of Humboldt University (Unter den Linden 6).

April 22, 2017: "March for Science"

The March for Science is an international movement taking place on April 22 in many cities  all over the world. It’s a demonstration for the value of science, facts, and scientific evidence in times of “alt-facts”.

The March for Science in Berlin starts at 1pm in front of Humboldt University (Unter den Linden 6).

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Popular science talk (in German) by Prof. Karsten in the Planetarium Hamburg on 31 March 2017 at 19:30.

Gravitationswellenastronomie: Wir können das dunkle Universum hören!

Popular science talk (in German) by Prof. Karsten in the Planetarium Hamburg on 31 March 2017 at 19:30. [more]
Reach for the stars at the science center March 10-26! Our LISA mission exhibits are part of the show.

Exhibition in the “Universum Bremen”

Reach for the stars at the science center March 10-26! Our LISA mission exhibits are part of the show. [more]
From March 6-17, 2017, the University of Potsdam and the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) offer a crash course on General Relativity and its astrophysical applications.

Jürgen Ehlers Spring School 2017

From March 6-17, 2017, the University of Potsdam and the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) offer a crash course on General Relativity and its astrophysical applications.
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on 7 March Prof. Dr. Danzmann speaks at the Akademie Lectures 2017 in the Red Hall in Brunswick Castle

Public talk (in German) “Gravitationswellenastronomie: Töne aus dem dunklen Universum”

on 7 March Prof. Dr. Danzmann speaks at the Akademie Lectures 2017 in the Red Hall in Brunswick Castle [more]
February 15 - 18, 2017
This meeting at Ringberg Castle aims to explore frontier issues in cosmology, especially the connections with black hole and gravitational wave physics, as well as the theoretical challenges of combining gravity and quantum theory in order to gain an understanding of the big bang.

Workshop "Connections between Cosmology, Strong Gravity and Quantum Theory"

February 15 - 18, 2017

This meeting at Ringberg Castle aims to explore frontier issues in cosmology, especially the connections with black hole and gravitational wave physics, as well as the theoretical challenges of combining gravity and quantum theory in order to gain an understanding of the big bang.

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by Prof. Dr. Danzmann on 18 January 2017 in the Audimax of the University of Hildesheim

Public talk “Einsteins Gravitationswellen entdeckt: Wir können jetzt das Universum hören!”

by Prof. Dr. Danzmann on 18 January 2017 in the Audimax of the University of Hildesheim [more]
Prof. Hermann Nicolai talks about "Die Einheit der Wirklichkeit".Location: Friedenskirche PotsdamTime: 18:00

January 8, 2017: Public talk during church service of Potsdam University

Prof. Hermann Nicolai talks about "Die Einheit der Wirklichkeit".
Location: Friedenskirche Potsdam
Time: 18:00 [more]
 
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