Call for nominations open! Deadline: January 31, 2019.Read more
Key facts and impacts on the new quantum definitions for SI units.
This November 13-16th, the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) held in Versailles, officially approved the definition of all seven units in the SI system based on physical constants. The new definition comes into force on 20th May 2019.
Scientists from Darmstadt, Dresden and Barcelona demonstrated for the first time that hysteresis in magnetocaloric materials for energy efficient cooling is not an obstacle as always assumed.Read more