Press Releases

E-Learning via smartphone. Foto: Crispin Mokry
Four initiatives at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg are now being supported as part of the Saxony-wide Digital Fellowship program. … weiterlesen

Exhibition Carbon Discovery Trail
The “Carbon Discovery Trail” is conceived by the Institute of Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering (IEC) of TU Freiberg and the Fraunhofer IMWS branch lab Circular Carbon Technologies in Freiberg. It is funded by the EU as part of the “Erzgebirge - new region, new chances"-project. … weiterlesen

Dr. Mathias Müller examining a solar cell.
Highly efficient silicon solar cells with zero degradation: In a current project named ZORRO researchers of the Institute of Applied Physics are devel-oping such cells. Together with partners they will be optimizing the solar efficiency and the energy yield per module of modern solar cells. … weiterlesen

The former PhD student Prof. Kristin de Payrebrune riding the lion
As the university celebrates the centennial of its entitlement to confer doctorates it reaches out to former PhD students to share their experiences of being doctoral candidates at TU Bergakademie Freiberg. Beginning June 5 the stories will be published online to show the postgraduate research. … weiterlesen

Producing TRIP-Matrix-Composites by powder metallurgical routes.
Scientists of TU Freiberg present results in the field of steel development … weiterlesen

Prof. Dr. Klaus-Dieter Barbknecht
Prof. Dr. Klaus-Dieter Barbknecht was re-elected on May 26 by the Extended Senate. The current and future Rector will be in charge of university governance for the coming five years. … weiterlesen

Student holding a globe
Ten students from three Eastern and South-eastern European countries are first-time participants of the new study programme Master of Science in Engineering, Entrepreneurship and Resources (ENTER) coordinated by TU Bergakademie Freiberg and EIT RawMaterials. … weiterlesen

View into the dining hall of the canteen
After 2 weeks of "Mensa To Go" the Studentenwerk Freiberg will also open the dining hall of the canteen from 18 May. This means that lunch can once again be taken directly on site. Although the range of food on offer will remain limited for the time being, it will be varied. … weiterlesen

Electrolyser in a laboratory.
Scientists of TU Freiberg are part of a Horizon 2020 research and innovation project that will enhance the energy storage market through novel and recyclable catalytic materials made of abundant elements. … weiterlesen

Calculator and money pile
The corona aid fund now offers help to those in need. The new fund has an initial volume of 40,000 Euros provided in equal shares by the Society of Friends „Freunde und Förderer der TU Bergakademie Freiberg e. V.“, Sparkasse Mittelsachsen, Dr. Erika Krüger and Prof. Dr. Klaus-Dieter Barbknecht. … weiterlesen