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Innovation Award of ZIM Network PPA

Laureates from Aachen, Göttingen and Schwerin were honored in Laser Lab Göttingen on November 15

The network for product and process security with spectroscopic analytics (PPA) presented 6 different cooperation projects.

The project called “Kombination von Ionenmobilitäts- und SERS-Spektrometrie (KISS)” with its partners AMO GmbH (Aachen), AIRSENSE Analytics GmbH (Schwerin) and Laser-Laboratorium Göttingen was awarded first place.

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MNE 2016 with a strong presence of AMO GmbH

mne_2016_bilderAMO was strongly represented at MNE 2016 in Vienna. With 3 posters, 2 lectures and a very well frequented exhibition booth AMO had the chance to get in touch with many interested visitors. AMO’s representatives were able to lead interesting and informative conversations, establish new research and business contacts or refresh old ones.

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Constitution of Johannes-Rau-Forschungsgemeinschaft’s Curatorship

The curatorship of the Johannes-Rau-Forschungsgemeinschaft (JRF) convened for its first session on the 22nd of June. Henceforth, it shall accompany the JRF in terms of scientific and strategic concerns as well as in terms of evaluating the associated institutes. For that purpose, the curatorship advises the general meeting and the management in all aspects of fundamental significance.

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Graphene enables the most sensitive flexible Hall sensors

Flexible Hall SensorsResearchers from AMO GmbH recently demonstrated a graphene based ultrathin and fully flexible Hall sensor device. The sensitivity is the highest for any flexible Hall sensor and competes with the established silicon based sensors. The demonstration at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona attracted wide interest from the industry around the world, because flexibility and minimum space requirement is essential for several emerging areas such as wearable electronics, electronic skin, highly integrated machines, robotics and prostheses. [read more »]

AMO GmbH grieves for its Founder and Managing Director Professor Heinrich Kurz

Professor Heinrich Kurz

Professor Dr. phil. Heinrich Kurz unexpectedly passed away on the 12th of March at the age of 72.

His many-sided scientific work distinguished him as a worldwide accredited scientist within the area of nanotechnology, optoelectronics and semiconductor physics. He shaped his scientific environment as a visionary and was both demanding and encouraging in research and teaching.

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