Fakultät für Physik at the Uni Göttingen
- Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1
- 37077 Göttingen
- Phone: +49 551 39-4095
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Special features regarding teachingResearch-oriented learning (integration of the Research Campus); competent student advising from the beginning of the course and throughout the entire degree course until the start of the career; state-of-the-art equipment; good staff-student ratio; for a physics faculty, the proportion of female professors is already gratifyingly high at 25%; committed student council; strong involvement of students in the design of degree course and conditions; Göttingen covers almost the entire range of physics topics.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsDurham University,Vereinigtes Königreich; Universiteit Gent, Belgien; National University of Singapore, Singapur; University of Cambridge, Vereinigtes Königreich; Stockholms universitet, Schweden; Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Niederlande; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spanien; Aarhus Universitet, Dänemark; Tallinna Tehnikaúlikoo, Estland; Mc Master University, Kanada
Special features regarding the equipmentState of the art physics building, built in 2005; wide range of state-of-the-art large-scale research equipment (U-TEM, E-TEM, focused ion beam, electron beam lithography, ion accelerator; small-angle X-ray system; electron beam lithography; liquid jet microfocus X-ray generator; pulsed X-ray source with fs laser system; clean room, etc.); participation in Goe-Grid computer cluster; cooperation/participation in computer centre GWDG.CIP pool for students (approx. 80 computers); modern equipped precision engineering central workshop; helium recovery plant for the building.
Special features regarding research activitiesSFB "atomic scale energy conversion"; participations in: Mathematics of Experiments (Collaborative Research Centre 1456), FSP "Physics on the TeV scale" with ATLAS at the LHC (CERN), BMBF Bernstein Centre "computational neuroscience", Cluster of Excellence "Multiscale Bioimaging"; research of astrophysics at large telescopes HET and SALT etc.; cooperations with Göttingen MPIs "Dynamics & Self-Organisation", "Solar System Research" and "Biophysical Chemistry". Cooperations with DESY-Hamburg
Support for foundersOffice of a founding representative of the faculty; networking via the university's "Business Contacts" department with MBM-Sciencebridge and the "MeasurementValley" association of regional companies.
Other special featuresHistorical Physics collection (Museum); department library in the building; study and learning area for students; Astrophysics observation dome; participation in XLAB-Göttingen
Further information on research activitieswww.uni-goettingen.de/de/forschung/40393.html
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/studium/535827.html
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Last update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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