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Helmholtz Institute Erlangen-Nürnberg for Renewable Energy

The Helmholtz Institute Erlangen-Nürnberg for Renewable Energy (HI ERN) investigates and develops material- and process-based solutions for a climate-neutral, sustainable, and cost-effective utilization of renewable energies. The institute works on the structural and functional characterization, modeling, and processing of materials relevant to hydrogen and solar technology. The common goal is the understanding of structure-performance-process relationship on the mesoscale.

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Flying Drone - Fliegende Drohne
PV-Magazine reports on COSIMA: Intelligent inspection from the air
25/09/2020 - HI-ERN Scientists in Co-operation with N-ERGIE and further partners from North Bavaria develop comprehensive analysis of photovoltaic systems
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Scheme of a Scanning Flow Cell
HI ERN scientists receive poster awards
The PhD students are researching how to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the future.
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Air Pollution in Delhi
News: Joule publishes our Article on the effects of Corona on PV
18/06/2020 - Joule publishes our Article on the effects of Corona on PV
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HI ERN Homeoffice
Impressions from the home office
"Basic Operation: Home Stories" - How the HI ERN works in the Home Office
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Energie- und Klima-Map
FAU Energy and Climate Map
HI ERN professors are part of FAU's newly published expertise map for 'Energy and Climate Research"
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Groundbreaking ceremony
Construction diary
Construction diary of the planned institutional building Helmholtz Institute Erlangen-Nürnberg for Renewable Energy (HI ERN) in Erlangen, Cauerstraße 1.
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