press releases

ZARM scientists Dr. rer. nat. Meike List and Dr.-Ing. Benny Rievers

two medals for ZARM scientists

2013/12/10

ZARM scientists Dr. rer. nat. Meike List and Dr.-Ing. Benny Rievers receive Werner-von-Siemens Medal for young scientists. The foundation honors their outstanding interdisciplinary research work and academic career as well as...more

UN delegation and cooperation partners of ZARM and DLR together with representative of the University of Bremen: (l.) Aimin Niu, Mika Ochiai, Heike Steffens, Takao Doi, Prof. Yasemin Karakasoglu, Prof. Claus Lämmerzahl, Dr. Christiane Lechtenbörger, Dr. Thorben Könemann

UN cooperation with ZARM

2013/12/05

On 9 December 2013 a delegation of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs visited the drop tower at ZARM in order to launch a project that gives research teams from non-spacefaring countries the opportunity to carry...more

preparation of a Space Tower experiment (with the Bremen Drop Tower in the background)
sketch of the space tower

the microgravity classroom

2013/12/04

On 6 December 2013 the Bremen DLR_School_Lab inaugurates the Space Tower - a microgravity lab for pupils constructed by ZARMmore

Prof. Dr. Claus Braxmaier

Eine Uni für alle: Wie Recht hat Einstein?

2013/11/15

- sorry, only available in German - Pressemitteilung der Universität Bremen Traditionelle „unifreunde“-Reihe startet mit einem Vortrag von Raumfahrttechnologie-Professor Claus Braxmaier über weltraumgebundene Tests der...more

Logo des REXUS/BEXUS-Projekts
Nach dem Test aller Experimente und Systeme wird die fertig zusammengebaute REXUS-Rakete zur Startrampe gebracht. Deutlich sind alle Elemente der Rakete zu erkennen: die Spitze, die Experimentmodule (dunkelblau), das Servicemodul (hellblau), das Bergungssystem (schwarz mit DLR Logo), der Motoradapter (schwarz) und der Motor mit den Finnen. (QUELLE:DLR)

ZARM coordinates international students program

2013/09/02

REXUS/BEXUS is a space programm offering students the oppportunity to create experiments to be integrated in sounding rockets or balloons. Today starts the new application period...more

Przemyslaw Bronowicki kontrolliert der Experimentverlauf auf der ISS von der Bodenstation im ZARM

reactivation of ISS experiment

2013/07/08

On 21 June 2013 the scientific team around Professor Michael Dreyer succeeded in reactivating a fluid dynamics experiment on the International Space Station that was originally designed for a single use.more

Drop Tower Bremen in the dark (photo: University of Bremen)
Drop Tower illuminated (photo: University of Bremen)

ZARM goes green

2013/03/22

- ZARM Director Claus Lämmerzahl commits to energy saving activity - ZARM was able to convince the University of Bremen to alter the daily lighting scheme of the Drop Tower and interrupt the illumination for the hours...more

Hauke Müntinga in seinem QUANTUS-Labor
Quelle: ZARM, UNiversität Bremen

Interferenzen in der Schwerelosigkeit

2013/03/06

Der 25. Februar 2013 war für Hauke Müntinga vom Zentrum für angewandte Raumfahrttechnologie und Mikrogravitation (ZARM) der Universität Bremen ein besonderer Tag seiner wissenschaftlichen Laufbahn. Seine Publikation, in der er...more

Das PulCheR-Maskottchen (copyright: Valentina Berti)

new space propulsion system mimics bombardier beetle

2013/01/24

ZARM scientist Peter Rickmers is part of an international project team developing a new propulsion concept inspired by the defence mechanism of a notable insect: the bombardier beetle. The innovation is that the thrust is not...more

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