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Previous Courses

  • Hands on Block Course on
    different projects of the IMPRS
    08.04. - 17.04.2019
  • Class Announcement WS 16/17
    Lecture Series on
    Modern Methods in Heterogeneous Catalysis Research
    Prof. Dr. R. Schlögl, Dr. A. Trunschke et al.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - Febr. 17, 2017,
    weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30 h and 10:45-12:15 h (all times s.t.!)
    Fritz Haber Institute, Faradayweg 4-6, 14195 Berlin,
    Seminar Room F 1.04, Building F (Inorganic Chemistry), 2nd floor (1. OG)
    Detailed program:class_announcement_WS1617.pdf
  • Upcoming IMPRS Block Course on
    Methods of modern interface/surface science
    October 04 - 14, 2016, (only morning lectures, 2x90min)

    at the Fritz-Haber-Institut
    in the seminar room (1st floor/ Erdgeschoss)
    of the Willstätter Haus
    Faradayweg 10, 14195 Berlin

    For details see programme: announcement_poster_fall_2016_3.pdf

  • Class Announcement WS 15/16
    Lecture Series on
    Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research
    Prof. Dr. R. Schlögl, Dr. A. Trunschke et al.
    Oct. 16, 2015 - Febr. 12, 2016,
    weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30 h and 10:45-12:15 h
    Fritz Haber Institute, Faradayweg 4-6, 14195 Berlin,
    Seminar Room AC, Building F, 2nd floor (1. OG)
    Detailed program: class_announcement_WS1516-1.pdf
  • Hands on Block Course on
    different projects of the IMPRS
    06.10. - 09.10.2014
  • Lecture Series on
    "Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research"
    Prof. Dr. R. Schlögl, Dr. A. Trunschke et al.
    WS 2012/13, weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30h and 10:45-12:15h, Oct 19, 2012 until February 15,2013.
    Seminar Room AC, Building F, 2nd floor (1. OG),
    Fritz Haber Institute, Faradayweg 4-6, 14195 Berlin
    Get program details here
    Everybody is welcome, and signing up is not required. Some basic knowledge of chemistry and physics is helpful.
  • IMPRS Block Course Fall 2012
    "Complex Surfaces in Materials Science"
    October 04 - 05, and October 08 - 10, 2012
    A tour through the involved workgroups
    Find the detailed program here
  • Lecture Series
    "Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research"
    Prof. Dr. R. Schloegl, Dr. A. Trunschke et al.
    WS 2011/12, started Oct. 21, 2011, weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30 h and 10:45-12:15 h until February 17, 2012.
    Seminar Room AC, Building F, 2nd floor (1.OG),
    Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society), Faradayweg 4-6, 14195 Berlin
    Program details at http://www.fhi-berlin.mpg.de/acnew/department/pages/teaching.html
    Everybody is welcome and sign-up is not required. Some basic knowledge of chemistry and physics is helpful.
  • IMPRS Block Lecture Course on
    "Group theory - an introductory course with applications in molecular and solid state physics"
    October 10 - 14, 2011, starting at 09:00 am,
    Lecturer: Prof. Karsten Horn
    Dept.of Molecular Physics, FHI
    Seminar room CP, Fritz-Haber-Institut der MPG,
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin.
    Details here
  • IMPRS-Block Course
    "Introduction into Physics and Chemistry of Surfaces"
    March 29, - April 01, 2011,
    Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Gerthsen Hoersaal,
    Newtonstr. 15, 12489 Berlin-Adlershof
    Get the detailed program here
  • Lecture Series
    "Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research"
    Prof. Dr. R. Schloegl, Dr. A. Trunschke et al.
    WS 2010/11, started Oct. 29, 2010, weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30 h and 10:45-12:15 h
    Seminar Room AC, Building F, 2nd floor (1.OG),
    Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society), Faradayweg 4-6, 14195 Berlin
    Program details at http://www.fhi-berlin.mpg.de/acnew/department/pages/teaching.html
    Everybody is welcome and sign-up is not required. Some basic knowledge of chemistry and physics is helpful.
  • IMPRS Block Course
    "Surfaces and interfaces in reduced dimensions: from clusters to thin films"
    October 04 - 08, 2010,
    Fachbereich Physik,
    Hoersaal A (R.1.3.14)
    Freie Universitaet Berlin,
    Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
    Program here
  • IMPRS-Block Course
    "Dynamic Processes on Surfaces"
    April 08 - 09 and April 15 - 16, 2010,
    Technische Universität Berlin,
    Institut für Chemie, Raum TC 14,
    Straße des 17. Juni 124, 10623 Berlin
    Program here
  • Lecture Series:
    "Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research"
    Prof. Dr. R. Schlögl, Dr. A. Trunschke et al.
    WS 09/10, started Oct. 16, 2009, weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30 h and 10:45-12:15 h
    Seminar Room AC, Building F, 2nd floor (1.OG),
    Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society), Faradayweg 4-6, 14195 Berlin
    Program details at http://www.fhi-berlin.mpg.de/acnew/department/pages/lectures.html
    Everybody is welcome and sign-up is not required. Some basic knowledge of chemistry and physics is helpful.
  • IMPRS-Block Course on
    "Symmetry and Group Theory"
    October 12 - 16, 2009,
    Lecturer: Prof. Karsten Horn
    Dept.of Molecular Physics, FHI
    Seminar room CP, Fritz-Haber-Institut der MPG,
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin,
    Lecturer: Prof. Karsten Horn,
    Dept.of Molecular Physics, FHI.
    Get the detailed program here
  • Introductory IMPRS Block Course on
    "Chemistry and Physics of Surfaces"
    March 30 - April 03, 2009
    (pay attention on March 31, there will be no lecture!)
    Gerthsen Hörsaal, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,
    Newtonstr. 15, 12489 Berlin-Adlershof
    Get the detailed program here
  • Lecture Series:
    Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research"
    Prof. Dr. R. Schlˆgl, Dr. A. Trunschke et al.
    WS 08/09, started Oct. 17, 2008, weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30 h and 10:45-12:15 h
    Seminar Room AC, Building F, 2nd floor (1.OG),
    Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society), Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
    Program details at http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cat
    Everybody is welcome and sign-up is not required. Some basic knowledge of chemistry and physics is helpful.
  • Lecture:
    "Crystallographic Tools for Surface Scientists"
    Prof. Dr. K. Hermann,
    WS 08/09, started Oct. 21, 2008
    Tuesdays, 14:15 - 15:45 h, FU Berlin, Dept. of† Physics,
    Seminar Room Theory T1 (1.3.21), Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
    Details here.
  • Lecture Course:
    "Theoretical Material Science -
    Theoretische Festkörperphysik I & II

    Matthias Scheffler and Volker Blum
    starting April 15, 2008, 10:00 a.m.,
    Technische Universität Berlin
  • "Structural and Electronic Properties of Metal Oxides and their Surfaces:
    Theoretical Aspects"

    Prof. Dr. K. Hermann, WS 07/08,
    Tuesdays, 14:15 - 15:45, FU Berlin, Dept. of Physics,
    Seminarraum Theorie (1.3.21), Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
  • "Group Theory - an introductory course"
    Prof. Dr. K. Horn, WS 07/08
    Thursdays, 10:00, FU Berlin, Dept. of Physics,
    Seminarraum T3, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
    Further details: Outline, Announcement
  • 10th IMPRS Block Course on
    "Synergism between Theory and Experiment: Case Studies"
    April 02 - 04 and April 07 - 11, 2008,
    Technische Universität Berlin
    Institute of Chemistry, Room TC 14,
    Strafle des 17. juni 124, 10623 Berlin (U Ernst-Reuter-Platz)
    Get the program here
  • "Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research"
    Winter semester 2007/08
    Seminar Room CP, Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society),
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • IMPRS Introductory Block Course
    "Chemistry and Physics of Surfaces"
    October 01 - 11, 2007
    Seminar Room CP, Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society),
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • Joint seminar of the IMPRS, TU Berlin, and Theory Department of the FHI:
    "Inside Physical Review Letters"
    Dr. Reinhardt Schuhmann
    The American Physical Society, Editorial Office, PRL, Ridge, NY, USA
    July 12, 2007, 11:15,
    CP Seminar room, Fritz-Haber-Institut der MPG,
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
  • 8th IMPRS Block Course on
    "Nanoparticles: from gasphase to supported systems"
    daily 9:00 - 12:30
    April 16-19 and April 23-26, 2007,
    Raum 0'233, Institut für Chemie der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,
    Brook-Taylor-Str. 2, 12489 Berlin-Adlers
    Detailed Program
  • "Basics of Theoretical Crystallography for Surface Scientists"
    Prof. Dr. Klaus Hermann.
    Lecture WS 06/07, weekly on Tuesdays 2.15 to 3.45 pm
    seminar room T1 (1.3.21), Physics Department of the Free University.
    Detailed Program
  • Lecture Series:
    "Modern methods in heterogeneous catalysis research"
    Prof. Dr. R. Schlögl, Prof. Dr. F. Jentoft et al.
    WS 06/07, starting Oct. 20, 2006, weekly on Fridays 9:00-10:30 and 10:45-12:15
    Seminar Room CP, Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society), Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
    For details click here
  • V7th IMPRS Block Course on
    "Chemistry and Physics of Surfaces"
    October 4 - 6, and October 9 -12, 2006
    daily 09:30 - 13:00
    Hörsaal B, Fachbereich Physik der Freien Universität Berlin,
    Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
    For details click here
  • "Magneto-Optics": Basic Concepts and Applications
    Prof. Dr. Paul Fumagalli
    SS06, starting Apr. 21, 2006
    FU-Berlin, Physics Department SR E2 (1.153), Friday 10:15 -12:00
  • "Einführung in die Rastersondenmethoden"
    Dr. N. Nilius
    SS06, ab 24.04.2006
    HU-Physikgebäude, Seminarraum, Brook-Taylor-Str. 6,
    Montags 11:15 - 12:45 Uhr
  • Lecture Series:
    "Experimental Techniques of Surface Science - and how a theorist understands them..."
    Dr. K. Reuter
    SS 06, starting Apr. 25, 2006
    FU-Berlin, Physics Department SR T1 (1.3.21) Tuesday 2pm-4pm
  • 6th IMPRS Block Course on
    "Dynamic Processes on Surfaces"
    April 3.-7. and April 10.-13. 2006
    Seminar Room CP, Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society),
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • Lecture Series:
    "Modern Methods in Heterogeneous Catalysis Research"
    Prof. Dr. R. Schlögl, Dr. F. Jentoft et al.
    WS 05/06, starting Oct. 21, 2005
    Seminar Room CP, Fritz Haber Institute (Max Planck Society),
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
    Details
  • Lecture Course
    "Structural and Electronic Properties of Metal Oxides and their Surfaces: Theoretical Aspects"
    Prof. Dr. K. Hermann
    WS 05/06, starting Oct. 25, 2005
    SR T3 (1.3.48), Dept.of Physics, Freie Universität Berlin
  • 5th IMPRS Introductory Block Course
    "Chemistry and Physics of Surfaces"
    October 4 - 13, 2005
    Christian Gerthsen Hörsaal, Institut für Physik, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    Detailed Program.
  • Lecture Course
    "Introduction to Group Theory with Applications in Molecular and Solid State Physics"
    (Prof. Dr. K. Horn)
    starting 14/04/05
    Thursday 10:00 - 11:30, Fachbereichssitzungssaal, Fachbereich Physik der FU Berlin, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
    Program
  • 4th IMPRS Block Course:
    "Chemistry and Physics of Surfaces"
    (Organization: Dr. J. Libuda)
    starting 29/03/05
    Hörsaal A, Fachbereich Physik der FU Berlin, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • Theoretical Materials Science (Part II)
    (Prof. Dr. M. Scheffler and Dr. K. Reuter)
    starting 26/10/04, weekly, Tuesdays 2:15 pm
    Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
    Faradayweg 10, 14195 Berlin (Dahlem)
    (Richard-Willstätter-Haus), Seminar Room
  • Modern Methods in Heterogeneous Catalysis Research
    (Organization: Dr. F Jentoft)
    WS 04/05, starting 22.10.04
    Seminar Room CP, Fritz-Haber-Institute (Max-Planck Society), Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • 3rd IMPRS Block Course:
    "Chemistry and Physics of Surfaces"
    (Organization: PD Dr. J. Libuda)
    starting 05/10/04
    Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
    Department of Chemical Physics
    Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin (Dahlem)
    Detailed Program
  • Theoretical Materials Science
    (Prof. Dr. M. Scheffler and Dr. K. Reuter)
    SS04 (four hours weekly + exercise 2 hours weekly))
    starting 20/04/04
    Lectures: Tuesday and Thursdays (8:30 am - 10:00 am);
    Excercise: Wednesday (8:30 am - 10:00 am)
    1.st Lecture: Tuesday, 20/04/04, 8:30 am,
    Lecture Hall B, FU Berlin, Arnimallee 14
  • Symmetry in Chemistry, Physics, and Materials Science
    (PD Dr. J. Libuda)
    SS04 (two hours weekly) starting 16.04.04
    SR 1.12, LCP (Lehrraumgeb. Chemie/Physik), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    1.st Lecture: Friday, 16/04/04, 1:15 pm, Room LCP 1.12,
    Lehrraumgeb. Chemie/Physik, HU Berlin, Newtonstr. 14, 12489 Berlin (S Adlershof)
    Announcement
  • IMPRS Block Course:
    "Chemistry and Physics of Surfaces"
    (Organization: Dr. J. Libuda)
    starting 02/03/04
    Christian Gerthsen Hörsaal, Institut für Physik, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • Structural and Electronic Properties of Metal Oxides and their Surfaces:
    Theoretical Aspects

    (Prof. Dr. K. Hermann)
    WS 03/04, starting 28.10.03
    SR Theorie (1.3.21), Physics Building, Freie Universität Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • Experimental Techniques of Surface Science "- and how a theorist understands them ..."
    (Dr. K. Reuter)
    WS 03/04, starting 24.10.03
    SR E1 (1.1.26), Freie Universität Berlin, Arnimallee 14
    Detailed Program
  • Modern Methods in Heterogeneous Catalysis Research
    (Organization: Dr. F Jentoft)
    WS 03/04, starting 24.10.03
    Seminar Room CP, Fritz-Haber-Institute (Max-Planck Society), Faradayweg 16, 14195 Berlin
  • IMPRS Block Course:
    "Physical Chemistry of Surfaces"
    11/03/2003 -20/03/2003, 9:00 - 12:30
    Hörsaal A, Fachbereich Physik der FU Berlin, Arnimallee 14, 14195 Berlin
    Detailed Program
  • 6th IMPRS Block Course on "Dynamic Processes on Surfaces"
    Presentations:
    Wolf 1
    Wolf 2
    Wolf 3