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2nd Symposium of Graduate School for Materials Sciences

On Friday, 1st of December, the second symposium of the Graduate School for Materials Sciences took place at the HZG in Geesthacht.


Shan Shi explains her experiment about hybrid materials systems. Photo: HZG/Jan-Rasmus Lippels

35 PhD Students from Technische Universität Hamburg (TUHH) and Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (HZG) met on Thursday, 30th November, and Friday, 1st December, to discuss and network.

The first day took place at the TUHH: There was a poster session, an interactive quiz on materials science and lab visits. On Friday they met at HZG in Geesthacht: Some students also showed their labs and explained their work. After lunch three alumni presented their work and answered questions about their life after PhD in a plenary discussion.

The poster award went to PhD Student Sihang You from “Magnesium Innovation Centre MagIC – Magnesium Processing”, HZG.

It was a great symposium – we are looking forward to the next one!

For more information about the "Zentrum für Hochleistungsmaterialien" (ZHM) please visit the Website of ZHM