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Dr. Elke Müller
Dr. Elke Müller
Press Officer AEI Potsdam
Phone:+49 331 567-7303Fax:+49 331 567-7298
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Dr. Benjamin Knispel
Press Officer AEI Hannover
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recent news

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Stronger Tests of Einstein's Theory of General Relativity with Binary Neutron Stars

October 24, 2017
Combining gravitational-wave observations and pulsar timing to study alternatives to the theory of general relativity [more]
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First observation of gravitational waves from merging neutron stars

October 16, 2017
Discovery marks first cosmic event observed in both gravitational waves and light [more]
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First observation of gravitational waves from merging neutron stars

October 16, 2017
Discovery marks first cosmic event observed in both gravitational waves and light [more]
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Better predictions for the future of gravitational-wave astronomy

October 11, 2017
International workshop of LIGO and Virgo experts in Berlin [more]
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Nobel Prize awarded to gravitational wave researchers

October 03, 2017
Congratulations from the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics in Potsdam and Hannover, and the Leibniz Universität Hannover [more]
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Nobel Prize awarded to gravitational wave researchers

October 03, 2017
Congratulations from the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics in Potsdam and Hannover, and the Leibniz Universität Hannover [more]
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Strong stage victory in the Excellence Initiative

September 29, 2017
Two research proposals led by Leibniz Universität Hannover and to projects the University is involved in, have cleared the first hurdle in the German Excellence Initiative [more]
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Three ears listen even more accurately than two

September 27, 2017
Another pair of merging black holes observed: This time, three large detectors have caught the gravitational wave [more]
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Three ears listen even more accurately than two

September 27, 2017
Another pair of merging black holes observed: This time, three large detectors have caught the gravitational wave [more]
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Brain Gain: Professor Harald Pfeiffer joins the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics as group leader.

August 01, 2017
The world-renowned expert for numerical simulations of black holes returns to Germany from Canada. [more]
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Good Night, LISA Pathfinder!

July 19, 2017
LISA Pathfinder has been switched off as planned on the evening of 18th of July, ending its successful mission which surpassed all expectations [more]
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Otto Hahn Prize 2017 for Karsten Danzmann

July 13, 2017
The Max Planck director and professor at Leibniz Universität Hannover will be honored for his pioneering research for the direct detection of gravitational waves [more]
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Maria Rodriguez appointed Member of the Mentoring Program of the Max Planck Society

July 06, 2017
Dr. Maria Rodriguez, leader of a Minerva research group at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute/AEI), has been appointed member of the Elisabeth Schiemann Kolleg. This is an honor conferred usually to five new members every year. [more]
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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]
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Hints of extra dimensions in gravitational waves?

June 28, 2017
Researchers from the AEI in Potsdam found that hidden dimensions – as predicted by string theory – could influence gravitational waves. [more]
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Otto Hahn Medal for Dr. Colin Clark

June 27, 2017
AEI Hannover researcher receives Max Planck Society award for his dissertation [more]
 
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