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TU Chemnitz - Forschungszentrum MAIN - Rosenbergstr. 6 - 09126 Chemnitz

MAIN User Forum

Scheduled events

All MAIN users are informed about the access credentials to the online meetings in the weekly MAIN Circular. Further interested parties are welcome to request the access credentials via service@main.tu-chemnitz.de.

39th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, January 4th, 2022

  • Online 1 p.m.
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion
  • Online 3 p.m.
    • MAIN Lecture Series
      • Speaker: Dr. Rukiya Matsidik (Faculty of Natural Sciences, Institute of Chemistry, Professorship for Polymer Chemistry at the MAIN Research Center):

      • Theme: Sulfur Networks with Functional Cross Linkings for Li-S Batteries

40th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, February 1st, 2022

  • Online 1 p.m.
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion
  • Online 3 p.m.
    • MAIN Lecture Series
      • Speaker: Dr. Preeti Gupta (IFW Dresden)

      • Theme: Large-scale printable magnetoelectronics

    • Annual Safety Instructions for the general and over-bridging areas of the Research Center MAIN (MAIN Directive-on-the-Use, Explaination of the TUC Hygiene Concept for the Research Center MAIN)

Planned events

Event history

38th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, December 21st, 2021

  • Online 1 p.m.
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion
  • Online 3 p.m.
    • MAIN Lecture Series will take place January 4th, 2022
      • Speaker: Dr. Rukiya Matsidik (Faculty of Natural Sciences, Institute of Chemistry, Professorship for Polymer Chemistry at the MAIN Research Center):

      • Theme: Sulfur Networks with Functional Cross Linkings for Li-S Batteries

37th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, December 7th, 2021

  • Online 1 p.m., (online):
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion
  • Online 3 p.m., Agenda: cancelled, will take place upon further notification
    • MAIN Lecture Series
      • Speaker: Christian Becker (IFW Dresden & TU Chemnitz)

      • Theme: Micro-origami with magnetic nanomembranes

36th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021

  • Online 3 p.m., (online):
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

35th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, October 5th, 2021

  • Agenda:
    • Semester Start
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

34th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, September 7th, 2021

  • Not Applicable

33rd MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, July 6th, 2021

  • Online Session, 1 p.m.:
    • MAIN Lecture Series
      • Speaker: Prof. Dr. Olav Hellwig (TU Chemnitz, Professorship Magnetic Functional materials and Helmholtz Center Dresden-Rossendorf,Department of Magnetism, Working Group Magnetic Functional Materials)
      • Topic: The Physics of Perpendicular Anisotropy Layered Synthethic Antiferromagnets
      • Abstract: to come
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

32nd MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, June 8th, 2021

  • Online Session, 1 p.m.:
    • MAIN Lecture Series
      • Speaker: Dr. Yevhenii Havryliuk (TU Chemnitz, Professorship Semiconductor Physics)
      • Topic: Raman spectroscopy study of the Cu2ZnSnS4 nanocrystals and related compounds
      • Abstract: to come

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

31st MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • MAIN Lecture Series
      • Speaker(s): Benjamin Hentschel and Andy Künzel-Tenner (TU Chemnitz, Institute of Chemistry, NeMaCell junior research group)
      • Topic: New Membrane Materials for Fuel Cells (working title)
      • Abstract: to come

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

30th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, March 30th, 2021

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    •  MAIN Lecture Series:
      • Speaker: Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Morschhauser (TU Chemnitz, Honorary Professorship for Optoelectronic Systems at the Center of Microtechnologies and Research Center MAIN and Fraunhofer ENAS, Department Multi-Device Integration)

      • Title: Diagnostics and Test for SARS-CoV-2: A Chance for Nanomembrane Research and Technologies

      • Abstract: The current pandemic situation not only resembles a huge social and economical challenge but also a chance for technologies with possible applications in diagnostics. The increased awareness for the value of such rapid testing gave a large boost to RnD activities in this field. The first part of the presentation will give a short overview of current state of the art technologies for SARS-COV2 testing. The second part of the talk will focus on open questions for the state of the art technologies and possible answers by nanomembrane-based technologies.

29th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Annual Safety Instructions for the general and over-bridging areas of the Research Center MAIN (MAIN Directive-on-the-Use, Explaination of the TUC Hygiene Concept for the Research Center MAIN)
    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion
  • Speakers: Dr. Thomas Blaudeck, Katja Opitz, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Philipp Mokros

28th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, January 5th, 2021

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Prof. Dr. Karla Hiller

      • Theme: Nanostructures on membranes for optical filters

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

27th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Dr. Jörg Schuster

      • Theme: Graphene-based nanolaminates- a promising macroscopic material made from nanoscopic building blocks

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

26th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Prof. Dr. Eduard Zenkevich

      • Theme: Functional Porphyrins as Specific Probes of Surface Morphology, Optical Properties and Exciton Relaxation Processes for Semicontuctor Quantum Dots

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

25th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Isabel Köwitsch, M.Sc.

      • Theme: Synthesis, characterization and immobilization of carbon nitrides for photocatalytic water purification

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

23rd MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Prof. Dr. Georgeta Salvan (Professur Halbleiterphysik)

      • Title: Low-dimensional Material Systems for Organic and Inorganic Spintronics

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

20th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Dr. Alexander Hildebrandt

      • Theme: About Particles, Surfaces, and Batteries

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

17th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Dr. Soumyadip Choudhury (Professorship Polymer Chemistry)

      • Title: Exploring Hybrid Materials Processing for Energy Storage: Inverse Vulcanization for Organosulfur/Carbon-Nanotube (CNT) Networks

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

16th MAIN User Forum on Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

  • Online event 01:00 p.m.

  • Agenda:

    • Introduction to selected MAIN research resources
      • Speaker: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Wunderle (Professorship Materials and Reliablility of Microsystems)

      • Theme: Applications of Raman Spectroscopy for Reliability Research

    • Technical News, Miscellaneous, Discussion

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