Research Centers and Work Groups of Faculty 08

Fields of research at the five institutes of our faculty:

Physics, Nuclear Physics, Atmospheric Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science

Excellence Initiative

Graduate School of Excellence

» Materials Science in Mainz (MAINZ)  

Clusters of excellence to promote top-level university research

» Earth and the Anthropocene (ERA) – Earth System Science

» Molecularly Controlled Non-Equilibrium (MCNE) – Materials Science

» Precision Physics, Fundamental Interactions and Structure of Matter (PRISMA) – Particle and Hadron Physics and Nuclear Chemistry

Earth and the Anthropocene  MCNE  PRISMA


Research Units

» Computational Sciences in Mainz 


Research Projects

Faculty 08's research is mainly funded by EU, DFG, and the main federal and state funding sources.  


Young Researchers Groups

» Emmy Noether Groups (DFG)

» ERC Starting Grants (EU)

» Helmholtz Young Investigators Groups