Nobel Prize for Chemistry 2014

Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to Stefan Hell

Prof. Stefan Hell
© Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie

Following the 2008 Nobel Prize in Medicine for Harald zur Hausen, for the second time a researcher at the DKFZ has been awarded the highest distinction in science: Professor Stefan Hell, director at the Max-Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen and department head at the DKFZ, has been awarded this year´s Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his pioneering work in the field of ultra high resolution fluorescence microscopy.

STED microscopy at DKFZ

STED microscopy delivers nanoscale insights into living cells (extract from the DKFZ-Movie)

Nanoscopy with focused light

Lecture held by Prof. Stefan Hell  at German Cancer Research Center, 23/09/2014

Nobel Lectures in Chemistry: How the optical microscope became a nanoscope

The Nobel Prize Award Ceremony 2014

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