CeNS Center for NanoScience LMU Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
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CeNS offers a wide range of activities and benefits for more than 270 CeNS associates (PhD and Master's students, as well as postdocs). Workshops, seminars, and colloquia are organized on a regular basis. Student initiated events like Science Rocks! are strongly encouraged and supported. International exchange programs and professional skills workshops complete the interdisciplinary program. 

International Diversity

CeNS coordinates an annual international call for applications for open PhD and postdoc positions within CeNS and gives students from all around the world the exciting opportunity to earn their PhD in an international environment of nanoscientists. Approximately 20% of the PhD students come from outside of Germany. In addition to the excellent offer of multidisciplinary research and education, they also enjoy being in one of Germanys most beautiful and cosmopolitan cities. more...

Doctoral programs related to CeNS

There are several doctoral programs and graduate schools in the Munich area involving CeNS members and associates, ranging from nanoscience to quantitative bioscience and molecular life sciences.

Upcoming events & latest news for CeNS Associates

The CeNS Innovation Award 2015 will be awarded together with the CeNS spin-offs attocube systems, ibidi, Nanion Technologies, and NanoTemper Technologies, to honor master and PhD students for excellent research in the nanosciences. Grab your chance and apply by June 21!

CeNS Calendar 2016: Great science, great pictures? Please send your most intriguing reserach images for the CeNS Calendar 2016!

Opens external link in current windowCeNS Annual Report 2014 online! Read about research and events in 2014 or get your hard copy from Opens window for sending emailClaudia Leonhardt.

CeNS Travel Awards - next application deadline:  July 15, 2015 more...