Pictures and more from the group at the UMB
27/ 11/ 2019
7ths anniversary of the group in Leipzig!
This year we were celebrating the anniversary by setting ourselves a challenge: ESCAPE the room!
As we saved ourselves (as well as Leipzig (group 1) and the world (group 2)), the drinks and meal was well deserved ....
27/ 05/ 2019
We are celebrating the funding of our new project with respective dairy products.
The funding provides a three year perspective to Katharina (PhD-student) and Luis (PostDoc) that both served us excellently!
11/ 04/ 2019
Farewell dinner for László:
We took the occasion of the ending of the short stay of László Koók (from the University of Pannonia, Hungary) in our group for having a couple of beers at the Bayerische Bahnhof.
25/ 01/ 2019
5ths PhD-defence of the group:
Now Dr. rer. nat. Richard (Hegner) finished very successfully at the Leipzig University. He moves South after mastering the last "hurdles" set by the group.
Congratulations!! .... see you!
19/ 12/ 2018
Farewell to three excellent colleagues:
We said good bye and stay in touch to Katharina and Laura heading for PhD-positions and Jose. Thanks for all your work and good luck!
03-06/ 10/ 2018
EU-ISMET 4 in Newcastle upon Tyne:
The European gathering of researchers involved in microbial electrochemistry and related technologies. Again great fun and excellent feedback for our 4 talks and 1 poster. Further, the election results for the Board of Directors of ISMET were announced: Falk moved in as EU representative!
18/ 04/ 2018
B.Sc.-defence at HS Anhalt in Köthen:
Tom defended successfully his B.Sc.-thesis at the Anhalt University of Applied Sciences - Congratulations!
16/ 03/ 2018
4ths PhD-defence of the group:
Now Dr. rer. nat. Carolin (Urban, neé Stang) finished with highest honours at the Leipzig University and also mastered the "challenges" set by the group afterwards.
3rd PhD-defence of the group:
Now Dr. rer. nat. Jörg (Kretzschmar) finished with great success at the University of Excellence TU Dresden.
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.
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!
22/ 09/ 2017
For our annual hiking tour only a few could make it, but these possessed high stamina and high power!
24/ 08/ 2017
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!
12/ 05/ 2017
2nd PhD-defence of the group:
Now Dr. rer. nat. Benjamin (Korth) finished with highest honours
16/ 12/ 2016
1st PhD-defence of the group:
Now Dr. rer. nat. Carla (Gimkiewicz) did a very good job.
15/ 12/ 2016
Farewell to Serena (Simonetti): After having 3 excellent months under the supervision of Christin she returns to Rome. Ciao!
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)
13/ 07/ 2016
Certification of Habilitation - now:
Dr. rer. nat. habil. Falk Harnisch
(Excellent surprise party!)
24/ 06/ 2016
Long Night of Science in Leipzig
21/ 06/ 2016
Celebrating birthdays, the acceptance of four papers (and ourselves).
[Northern Ireland 0 - 1 Germany]
19/ 05/ 2016
Hiking in the Saale-Unstrut vinyards near Freyburg
(Unfortunately this year it was only a small squad.)
07/ 04/ 2016
Crime scene geocaching (and dinner as well as party afterwards) for celebrating the UFZ-Research Award
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!
17/ 02/ 2016
Final exam of Desi as lab assistance passed successfully!
Congratulations to her (as well as Anne for the excellent preparation)
17/ 12/ 2015
Xmas-party of our Department with some of us joining the "Nikolausz" for looking forward to a bright 2016 ...
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
11/ 08/ 2015Hiking 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.
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!
23 to 25/ 02/ 2015
UFZ-Energy days: One talk, six poster & we have shown our presence on campus!
03 to 05/ 09/ 2014
EU-ISMET in Alcala (Spain): One talk, three poster, numerous conversations and heaps of fun!
27/ 06/ 2014
Long Night of Science: Excellent resonance from the public and good fun!
17/ 06/ 2014
Francy (Franciska Hedrich) successfully finished her apprenticeship as lab assistant in our group - Congratulations!
23/ 09/ 2013
A JoVE videographer was in our lab for shooting the video sequences of our coming article.