Press Releases

View of the canteen in Freiberg.
The canteen of the Studentenwerk Freiberg has thought of an alternative meal for the start of some of the university's classroom events. From 4 May onwards, students and staff of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg will be able to choose from several dishes to take away every day. … weiterlesen

Prof. Dr. Sabrina Hedrich at her appointment.
On April 29 Prof. Dr. Sabrina Hedrich was appointed as Assistant Professor for Microbiology and Biohydrometallurgy. The Microbiologist is an alumna of TU Bergakademie Freiberg. … weiterlesen

Main building of TU Bergakademie Freiberg
The Summer semester will mainly proceed through remote instruction. From May 4 onwards few in-person classes, such as labs or tutorials, will be resumed in small groups. Research staff will slowly return to experimental facilities, administrative employees will mainly continue to work remotely. … weiterlesen

The prototype of the pressure-controlled emergency ventilator.
Scientists at TU Freiberg are currently testing a prototype of a pressure-controlled emergency ventilator. The device, which can be built with simple tools and is easy to maintain, could be used primarily in developing countries for the ventilation of emergency patients with lung diseases. … weiterlesen

Joint research project by three Saxon universities.
New research project at TU Freiberg aims to make components in lightweight technology more accessible for the Saxon industry. … weiterlesen

Student with laptop
Due to the corona crisis, the university is currently in preventive standby mode. For its more than 4,000 students, this means that all lectures and courses will take place exclusively online from 6 April. … weiterlesen

The crystals of the aeroplysinin substance
For several years now, scientists at TU Freiberg have been researching the unique properties of Aplysina aerophoba, a marine sponge species that naturally produces antiviral substances. The substance can inhibit the growth of viruses as well as the entry of viruses into cells. … weiterlesen

University main building of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg
The TU Bergakademie Freiberg will carry out a preventive standby operation until further notice. This is a purely preventive measure to maintain the university's performance. … weiterlesen

Students in the university building.
The TU Bergakademie Freiberg will also implement the measures agreed with the Saxony Rectors' Conference. The attendance teaching will be postponed at least until 04.05.2020 and Examinations will not take place from 17.03.2020 until further notice. … weiterlesen

University main building of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg.
In a telephone conference, the State Rectors' Conference and the Saxon Ministry of Science agreed on further measures to deal with the corona epidemic. These measures should help to slow down the further spread of the novel virus. … weiterlesen