Annett Wolf and Prof. Horst Biermann (Laboratory manager) © Eckardt Mildner
The student lab “Science meets School – Materials & Technologies in Freiberg” in the Institute for Materials Engineering at TU Bergakademie Freiberg has been inviting students to experiment since 2006. On June 17, the student lab celebrated its 10th anniversary with an official ceremony. … weiterlesen
Stefan Menschen, Matthias Hüchelheim, Director Prof. Klaus-Dieter Barbknecht
On June 17, representatives from all 13 Saxon universities are meeting those responsible at the Saxon Ministry of Science and the Arts and the software provider MACH AG for the joint kick-off event in Freiberg. The objective is to discuss and specify vital key points of the project. … weiterlesen
Prof. Dr. Johannes Heitmann, Simone Raatz, Director Prof. Barbknecht et al.
The Fraunhofer Technology Centre for Semiconductor Materials (THM) has been cooperating with the TU Bergakademie Freiberg in researching the processing of materials and production of electronic materials in Freiberg for over 10 years now. … weiterlesen
(f.l.) Dipl.-Ing. Reinhard Lohmeier, Dipl.-Kfm. Jürgen Eschment et al.
Researchers at TU Bergakademie Freiberg have developed a new process for extracting phosphate from secondary resources. The resources in question could be phosphorous industrial waste, ashes from bone meal or meat-and-bone meal, and perspectively also the ashes of sewage sludge. … weiterlesen
Dr. Dirk Tischler in the laboratory © TU Bergakademie Freiberg
On May 25, Dr. Dirk Tischler from the Institute of Biosciences at TU Bergakademie Freiberg was admitted to the DECHEMA Future Forum on biotechnology at the Environment Research Center in Leipzig, Germany, where he will be engaged in new biotech research fields. … weiterlesen
The scholarship holders with their active sponsors. © Eckardt Mildner
Already in the fifth year, TU Bergakademie Freiberg awarded the Deutschlandstipendium to its students again on June 1. In the summer semester of 2016 the university counts 72 scholarship holders who are receiving this particular financial support. … weiterlesen
steel melt in simulation at IKGB © Steffen Dudczig
On May 23, the German Research Foundation (DFG) has given its consent to the first transfer project in the Collaborative Research Center SFB 920 "Multifunctional Filters for Metal Melt Filtration". TU Bergakademie Freiberg is about to conduct research together with ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG. … weiterlesen
Prof. Biermann with high-performance composite working material © Detlev Müller
On May 25, the German Research Foundation (DFG) decided to support the innovative research activity at TU Bergakademie Freiberg with a third funding period until 2020 in the scope of Collaborative Research Center SFB 799 "TRIP-MATRIX-COMPOSITE". … weiterlesen
The lithium mineral zinnwaldite
Scientists at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg have developed a method enabling lithium carbonate, a substance that is in great demand on the global market, to be extracted from the lithium mineral zinnwaldite, as well as from old batteries. They have now taken out a patent for this invention. … weiterlesen
Andreas Massanek, curator of the mineralogical collections at TU Bergakademie Fr
It sparkles and glitters in Freiberg. Visitors of the “German Mineralogical Collection” at the Krügerhaus will be able to admire the aggregate of fluorite crystals weighing in at ca. 240 kg from May 11. It is regarded as a sensation because of its size and unique fluorite crystals. … weiterlesen