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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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Dr. Yicheng Zhao with Perovskite samples
Nature Energy releases HI-ERN-article on Perovskite Solar Cell with ultralong stability
12/2021 Nature Energy publishes Dr. Yicheng Zhao's article on Perovskite Solar Cell with ultralong stability
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Dr. Florian Speck
We congratulate Dr. Florian Speck on receiving the Jülich Excellence Award 2021!
Florian Speck of Forschungszentrum Jülich was honored for his outstanding dissertation on materials for electrocatalysis.
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Prof. Harald Bolt
HI ERN mourns the death of Professor Harald Bolt
Professor Bolt was a long-standing member of the Board of Directors of Forschungszentrum Jülich and in this function also played a formative role in shaping HI ERN.
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Einweihung HI ERN
Inauguration of new HI-ERN Headquarter
On July 14, 2021, we proudly celebrated the inauguration of our new building in Erlangen.
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Dr. Yicheng Zhao with Perovskite samples
Nature Energy releases HI-ERN-article on Perovskite Solar Cell with ultralong stability
12/2021 Nature Energy publishes Dr. Yicheng Zhao's article on Perovskite Solar Cell with ultralong stability
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Teaser Bautagebuch 12/2020
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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