achitecture of IFW, skyway in the courtyard


We aware, what we do is sophisticated. Nevertheless we want to make our scientific work accessible for the general public and to show the relevance of materials research to evreryone. Another aim of our outreach efforts is to inspire young people to study science or engineering.



Dr. Carola Langer
+49 (0) 351 4659 234

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Scientific Events

We offer regularly scientific seminars on topics related to our research program.  The talks are given by Invited speakers or by IFW scientists. They are open for interested visitors.

Conferences & Workshops


We are open for interested visitor groups, e.g. in connection with students excursions. A particular worthwhile opportunity for visiting the IFW is the Dresden Long Night of Sciences:

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