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WE ARE INVENTING THE FUTURE.
Max Planck, Fraunhofer, Helmholtz – Saxony is a prime location for researchers. A total of 14 universities and over 40 research organisations are testament to our engineering prowess and commitment to innovation. The research institutes play a key role in the fields of microelectronics, nanotechnology, engineering and vehicle manufacturing, materials science and biotechnology, as well as neuroscience, medical technology and environmental research.
Sebastian Bürger from Beckwitz near Torgau is a real whiz kid at maths and physics. The 16-year-old is one of nine pupils from Saxony to have reached the third selection…Continue reading
Her protégés are just five to ten micrometres long and love being warm and cosy. Dr Sabine Kutschke is cultivating micro-organisms that will eventually be used to extract copper deposits…Continue reading
Researchers in Freiberg are developing the energy sources of the future. The German Centre for Energy Resources (DER) at Freiberg University of Mining and Technology is a unique research institution…Continue reading
When up-and-coming scientists leave their research labs and venture onto the stage, when comical clay figures replace conventional Powerpoint presentations and technical jargon is taboo, it can only mean one…Continue reading
First automatic pilots, and now automatic surgeons? The doctors and engineers who work in the Innovation Center Computer Assisted Surgery (ICCAS) at the University of Leipzig have a clear vision:…Continue reading