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February 04, 2020

Foundation stone laid for the new centre for life science and plasma technology

In the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the Minister of Economics, Labour and Health in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Harry Glawe and the Mayor of the City of Greifswald, Dr. Stefan Fassbinder, the symbolic foundation stone for the new centre for life science and plasma technology was laid.




September 23-28, 2018

From September 23 to 28, 2018 the 28th International Symposium on Discharges and Electrical Insulation in Vacuum (ISDEIV 2018) took place in Greifswald. We would like to thank about 200 participants from 23 different countries for the successful symposium!



June 22, 2018

The "Hans Pulker Award" 2018 was awarded for a joint work of the INP, the Fraunhofer IOF and the Ruhr-Universität Bochum.



March 16, 2018

In 2016, the Applied Plasma Medicine Center was founded in Seoul, a joint project of  the Leibniz Institute INP and the Plasma Bioscience Research Institute of Kwangwoon University. Now, experts from both research locations are taking stock of their findings at an international workshop in Greifswald.



September 23 - 26, 2018 We were able to welcome about 50 participants from nine countries to the 7th Young Professionals Workshop on Plasma Medicine, focusing on "Frontiers in Redox Biochemistry and Medicine" in Rostock. The workshop provided promising results and interesting contacts. We are looking forward to the next year!





March 22-23, 2018

At the second workshop of the Applied Plasma Medicine Center (APMC), a German-Korean project in plasma medicine, experts from INP and Kwangwoon University in Seoul came to a first conclusion of their cooperation.



March 7, 2018

We congratulate Heiko Krause on his 1st place at the KSFE University Award at the 22nd Conference for SAS Users in Research and Development in Mannheim. The award-winning article "Evaluation of experimental proteomic data using the analysis software SAS" was written by Mr. Krause during a six-month internship at the ZIK plasmatis / INP.



July 2018

The article "Surface modification of the laser sintering standard powder polyamide 12 by plasma treatments" by the team of the University of Sheffield & Dr. Schäfer & Dr. Gerling appears on the cover of the current issue of Plasma Processes and Polymers.



March 21, 2018

Congratulations to Katharina Witzke, winner of the Bob Barker Best Student Poster Award for her Poster "Plasma Medical Oncology: Long-Term Results with Focus on Immunity Research" presented at the 5th International Workshop on Plasma for Cancer Treatment. The award is supported by BioCon Valley GmbH.


March 4, 2018 

Congratulations to Sophia Adam! She reached the 2nd place in the field of physics at the competition "Jugend forscht".