Visiting professors

An outstanding chemist and an outstanding theoretical physicist have been awarded visiting professorships by the Graduate School of Excellence "Materials Science in Mainz" (MAINZ), German. Chemist Egbert Willem Meijer of Eindhoven Technical University in the Netherlands and RIKEN's Gen Tatara, will take on the roles. The professors' input will be in the form of lectures, seminars, and workshops to help train doctoral candidates at MAINZ. Meijer is one of the world�s leading scientists in the field of supramolecular chemistry while Tatara works in spin physics, a field of research with a focus on the intrinsic angular momentum of electrons.