Pictures and more from the MB&B group at the UMB


03-06/ 10/ 2017

ISMET 6 in Lisbon:
Our international meeting of the "scientific family" in the Portuguese metropolis was great fun and we made an excellent impression!
We contributed 1 plenary lecture, 1 talk and 2 posters from our group and co-authored several by our collaboration partners.

Setting sailes to new scientific shores
Conference party
Most Western point
(c) all pictures: Falk Harnisch
diving deep to new discoveries
                .

27/ 09/ 2017

An emotional good-bye and see you again!
After almost 5 years in the group and 10 years at the Department Christin sets sails to new shores in industry.
Thank you very much! All the best, good luck and see you again!

How many group members fit into the kitchen .....?
(c) Jana Reichenbach

22/ 09/ 2017

Group hiking:
For our annual hiking tour only a few could make it, but these possessed high stamina and high power!

The trail
The squad
The outlook
(c) all pictures Falk Harnisch

24/ 08/ 2017

UMB-excursion:
Our group was in charge of organizing this years excursion of the Department. We went to the Auwaldstation and the feedback showed that it was a felicitous day!

Collecting herbs
Making kimchi
Making kimchi
Geo caching
Baking and cooking with herbs
(c) all pictures Hauke Harms

12/ 05/ 2017

2nd PhD-defence of the group:
Now Dr. rer. nat. Benjamin (Korth) finished with highest honours
Congratulations!!

Bennjamin PhD defence 2
Bennjamin PhD defence 2
Bennjamin PhD defence 1
(c) Johannes Lambrecht

16/ 12/ 2016

1st PhD-defence of the group:
Now Dr. rer. nat. Carla (Gimkiewicz) did a very good job.
Congratulations!!

Carla defence 1
Carla defence 2
Carla defence 1
(c) Benjamin Korth

15/ 12/ 2016

Farewell to Serena (Simonetti): After having 3 excellent months under the supervision of Christin she returns to Rome. Ciao!

Farewell Serena 2
Farewell Serena 1
(c) Benjamin Korth

26-28/ 09/ 2016

EU-ISMET in Rome: Our continental meeting of the "scientific family" in the Italian capital was great fun and a great success! We contributed 3 talks and 4 posters.

Excellent 4 out of 6 awards for our contributions:
Best Oral Presentation by Benni
Second runner-up Oral Presentation by Christin

Runner-up Poster by Christin
Second runner-up Poster by Babu
(for a collaboration project of us with SOMA)

From left to right - back: Christin, Falk Benni, Babu; front: Richard and Jörg
(c) Casper Borsje

13/ 07/ 2016

Certification of Habilitation - now:
Dr. rer. nat. habil. Falk Harnisch
(Excellent surprise party!)

Dr. rer. nat habil Falk Harnisch
(c) Cornelia Dilßner
The group :-)
(c) Richard Hegner

24/ 06/ 2016

Long Night of Science in Leipzig

Fellow hikers
Caro and Christin explaining
(c) Falk Harnisch
Luis explaining
(c) Hauke Harms

21/ 06/ 2016

Midsummer BBQ:

Celebrating birthdays, the acceptance of four papers (and ourselves).
[Northern Ireland 0 - 1 Germany]

Watching football
(c) Christin Koch
Watching football
(c) Falk Harnisch

19/ 05/ 2016

Hiking in the Saale-Unstrut vinyards near Freyburg
(Unfortunately this year it was only a small squad.)

Fellow hikers
(c) Falk Harnisch

07/ 04/ 2016

Crime scene geocaching (and dinner as well as party afterwards) for celebrating the UFZ-Research Award

Ralley participants
(c) Jörg Kretzschmar

14-16/ 03/ 2016

Congress of the VAAM in Jena:
1 Talk by Christin
3 Posters (Carla, Caro and Richard)
1 Science Slamer (Benni) winning the show - Congratulations!

Benni during the Science Slam
(c) Dr. Anja Störiko
Picture of Carla, Caro and Richard in front of their posters
(c) Falk Harnisch

17/ 02/ 2016

Final exam of Desi as lab assistance passed successfully!
Congratulations to her (as well as Anne for the excellent preparation)

Picture of Anne, Desi and Falk (from left to right) after Desis final exam
(c) Benjamin Korth

17/ 12/ 2015

Xmas-party of our Department with some of us joining the "Nikolausz" for looking forward to a bright 2016 ...

Picture with the Nikolausz at the UMB Xmas party
(c) Marcell Nikolausz

01-04/ 10/ 2015

ISMET 2015 in Tempe, Arizona: Two talks, two poster .... heaps of fun with friends and colleagues.

The highlight was certainly Benni winning the

Award for Best Oral Presentation

Medley ISMET 2015 in Tempe, AZ
(c) Falk Harnisch

11/ 08/ 2015

Hiking tour of part of the group to the Sächsische Schweiz (Saxon Switzerland).

In perfect sunshine and more than 35°C (being far too much) we walked up the Lilienstein as well as the Bastei and enjoyed some beers in Rathen.

Group in fronf of Lilienstein  (Saxon Switzerland)
Bastei (Saxon Switzerland)
(c) F. Harnisch (top) and A. Vilajeliu (bottom)

19/ 05/ 2015

BBQ for ...
     ... celebrating three papers with a long history,
     ... biding farewell to Francy (leaving us after 2 years) as well as Lizzy, and 
     ... a warm welcome back to Anne!

BBQ 1
BBQ 2
BBQ 3
(c) all pictures: F. Harnisch

23 to 25/ 02/ 2015

UFZ-Energy days: One talk, six poster & we have shown our presence on campus!

Benni UFZ Energy days
Luis UFZ Energy days
further poster presenters
(c) C. Koch & L. F. M. Rosa

03 to 05/ 09/ 2014

EU-ISMET in Alcala (Spain): One talk, three poster, numerous conversations and heaps of fun!

Group picture Alcala

27/ 06/ 2014

Long Night of Science: Excellent resonance from the public and good fun!

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften
Lange Nacht des Wissenschaften
Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften
(C) Andrea Blanka

17/ 06/ 2014

Francy (Franciska Hedrich) successfully finished her apprenticeship as lab assistant in our group - Congratulations!

Francy graduation
(C) Inga Richert

23/ 09/ 2013

A JoVE videographer was in our lab for shooting the video sequences of our coming article.

JoVE shooting 1
JoVe 2
all pictures:
(c) Anne Kuchenbuch

JoVE 3