Pressemitteilungen

(v.l.) Dr. Roh Pin Lee with the young researcher Florian Keller © IEC / TU Berga
The transition towards a sustainable low carbon economy is fraught with multiple challenges. Researchers from Freiberg will investigate how such a transition could look like, which alternative raw materials could be utilized and what the consequences for the energy and raw material systems would be. … weiterlesen
TU Bergakademie Freiberg doctoral student Yaman Randani examines the glass beads
Although they are small, they have a lot of history packed into them – special glass beads from the 18th century. They can be found on the tapestries of the "Red-Gilded Audience Room" (Ger.: “Roten Schmelzzimmers”) in Arnstadt's New Palace. A doctoral student from Freiberg is now investigating them. … weiterlesen
In the Reiche Zeche research and teaching mine
“Turn off the light – save energy!” How many times have we heard this advice, or given it ourselves? Unfortunately, however, a large part of the energy used in Germany's households (about 85 per cent) is not used for electricity, but merely for heating and hot water... … weiterlesen
© Torsten Mayer / TU Bergakademie Freiberg
A master’s degree course in three different countries? With the international SINReM (Sustainable and Innovative Natural Resource Management) Master’s course, a great new opportunity has opened up for students from winter semester 2017/18. Applications will be accepted until July 14th. … weiterlesen
Participants of the trilateral workshop on 04.07.2017 in Zabrze ©TU Bergakademie
Responding to the invitation from Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS and the Polish Institute for Chemical Processing of Coal IChPW, experts and specialists from industry, politics and science from Poland, Czech Republic and Germany came together in Zabrze, Poland. … weiterlesen
Synthesis of high-quality biowaxes from biogas at laboratory scale
Professor of Reaction Engineering at the Institute of Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering at TU Bergakademie Freiberg develops new catalysts for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis. … weiterlesen
Mitarbeiter der Elektrotechnik im und am E-Auto in heller Halle
TU Bergakademie Freiberg expects over 600 scientists from 20 countries, with a keynote lecture on resource supply and national security policy … weiterlesen
The library at China University of Mining and Technology
TU Bergakademie Freiberg signed agreements on May 18 and 19 to intensify its international cooperation with China University of Mining and Technology (CUMT) in Xuzhou and Shanghai University of Science and Technology (USST). … weiterlesen
View of the new testing facility in the laboratory of the Institute of Drilling
Representatives of DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG visited TU Bergakademie Freiberg last week (11 May) to view a new testing facility for researching the effects of friction in boreholes. The research plant was commissioned at the laboratories of the Institute of Drilling Engineering and Fluid Mining. … weiterlesen
Coils of wire: The technical principles for the production of these coils were e
Screws, wire ropes, piano wires, and electrical cables – wire is an indispensable part of our everyday lives. Other products such as I-beams, elevator guide rails and automotive, electrical, and car-tire components also count as so-called “long products”. But how are these products actually made? … weiterlesen