Events - Archive 2015

Experimentiertage „Auf der Suche nach Licht und Farbe“
© Photo HZDR

Experiments on Light and Color

Experiments on Light and Color

year-round 2015
Schülerlabor DeltaX at Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)

Students from 5th to 6th grade discover the amazing world of light.

Experimentiertage „Licht und Farbe“
© Photo HZDR / A. Forner

Experiments on Light and Color

Experiments on Light and Color

year-round 2015
Schülerlabor DeltaX at Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)

Students from 7th to 10th grade discover topics like polarisation, interference, mixture of color as well as spectroscopy.

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

December 28, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Hugo Cabret (Martin Scorsese, USA 2011)

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

November 30, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Briefe eines toten Mannes (Konstantin Lopuschanski, UdSSR 1986)

Brühlsche Terrasse im Winter
© Photo D. Berthold, Dresden

Brühlsche Terrasse im Winter

Exhibition „Lighting the way – the splendour of Dresden“ (Christmas in the Landhaus)

November 28, 2015 – March 6, 2016
Stadtmuseum Dresden, Landhaus, Wilsdruffer Str. 2, 01067 Dresden

Especially at Christmas Dresden lights up the city centre. The exhibition offers an interesting glance at the development of lighting in streets, places, residential and commercial areas, it tells the story of traditional Christmas lights: from Christmas wreath to Christmas tree.

Licht und Farbe - fluoreszierende Minerale
© Photo HZDR

Light and color

Experiment program “Light and Color” on Helmholtz-Day

November 17, 2015
DeltaX School Lab at Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)

On Helmholtz-day students learn about the research and achievements of Hermann von Helmholtz. In the “Year of Light” the School Lab deals specifically with its research on optics. Under the title “Light and Color”, there are experiments on spectroscopy, polarization and color mixing.

3. Dresdner Konferenz "Zukunft Energie" & 4. Workshop "Lithium-Schwefel-Batterien"
© Photo Fraunhofer IWS Dresden

3rd Dresden Conference "Energy in Future" & 4th Workshop "Lithium-Sulfur-Batteries"

3rd Dresden Conference "Energy in Future" & 4th Workshop "Lithium-Sulfur-Batteries"

November 10 - 11, 2015,
International Congress Center Dresden

The international Dresden Conference »Energy in Future« is already a well-established event. Under the motto »Materials for Energy«, this year’s focus is on materials employed in the fields of electrical energy generation, energy storage and energy efficiency. International and German researchers as well as experienced practitioners will discuss interesting questions and explain how the energy sector can be transformed through innovative materials and intelligent systems.

Building on its previous success, the 4th Workshop »Lithium-Sulfur Batteries« will this time take place in conjunction with the Dresden Conference »Energy in Future«. An international group of scientists and industrial partners will once again come together in order to exchange their experiences in new materials, processes and applications in the field of lithium-sulfur batteries.

The eyes of insects - a model for miniaturized optical systems

October 26, 2015
Kleines Haus des Staatsschauspiels Dresden

(Prof. Dr. Andreas Tünnermann, Fraunhofer-Institut IOF Jena)

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

October 19, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Mr. Turner – Meister des Lichts (Mike Leigh, UK 2014)

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

September 28, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Star Trek (Robert Wise, USA 1979)

3. Industry Partners Day

September 10, 2015
Fraunhofer FEP, Winterbergstr. 28, 01277 Dresden

We invite you to get in touch with the latest trends in electron beam and plasma technology as well as organic electronics.

Together with our partners, you will get an insight look at these topics during interesting short presentations. You will have the opportunity to visit our roll-to-roll manufacturing plant which is able to produce flexible OLED. An additional industrial exhibition will complete the event.

Conference on "Laser-based methods for flow metrology"

September 8 - 10, 2015
TU Dresden, Barkhausenbau

The established conference series provides interdisciplinary discussions regarding the progress of flow research. This year, the conference is organised by the German Association for Laser Anomemtery GALA e.V. together with the Laboratory for Measurement and Testing techniques of the Technische Universität Dresden.

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

August 31, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Hell (Tim Fehlbaum D/CH 2011)

Science Café „Chemie und Licht“

Science Café „Chemie und Licht“

Science Café „Chemistry and Light“

August 29, 2015, 20:00 Uhr
„Campus“ am Nürnberger Ei, Hübnerstraße 13, 01069 Dresden

4. Internationale Sommerschule "Trends und neue Entwicklungen in der Lasertechnologie“
© Photo Fraunhofer IWS Dresden

4. Internationale Sommerschule "Trends und neue Entwicklungen in der Lasertechnologie“

4th International Summer School “Trends and New Developments in Laser Technology “

August 24 - 28, 2015
Fraunhofer IWS Dresden

The week-long International Summer School brings together international young scientists to an intensive study of the fundamentals and applications of laser technology.

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

August 24, 2015, 20.30 Uhr
Filmnächte am Elbufer, Königsufer, 01097 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Interstellar (Christopher Nolan, USA 2014)

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Holiday special "light and shadow"

August 3 - 7, 2015, 9am to 12pm
DREWAG-Ausbildungszentrum, Liebstädter Straße 1, 01277 Dresden

Dresden Holiday Children from seven up to eleven years may experimenting and tinkering to the topic of light and shadow.

The event is free of charge. Registration via Constance_Jacob@drewag.de,
Phone 0351 / 860-4828 until July 28, 2015

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

July 17, 2015, 21.30 Uhr
Filmnächte am Elbufer, Königsufer, 01097 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Interstellar (Christopher Nolan, USA 2014)

Faszination Lasersensorik

Fascination of Laser sensor technology

Presentation with experiments on the “Fascination of Laser sensor technology”

July 3, 2015
TU Dresden, Barkhausenbau

As a part of the Long night of sciences in Dresden, the Laboratory for Measurement and Testing techniques of the Technische Universität Dresden shows fascinating effects of light and their applications in laser sensor technology.

“Research with light” at the long night of science 2015 in Dresden

July 3, 2015
Leibniz-Institute for Solid State and Materials Research

Topics: “Creating with light” – What is selective laser melting?, “Levitation in light” – How atoms are arranged in liquid metals?

"Erhellende Forschung“ – Auftritt des HZDR zur Langen Nacht der Wissenschaften
© Photo HZDR

“Enlightening research” – The HZDR at the Dresden Long Night of Science

“Enlightening research” – The HZDR at the Dresden Long Night of Science

July 3, 2015
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) at Hörsaalzentrum TU Dresden

The HZDR focuses on "light" as the central theme of the Long Night of Science. The DeltaX School Lab contributes experiments with light (spectra of various light sources, experiments on color mixing and perception, bright bodies).

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

June 29, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: In the Beginning There Was Light (P.A. Straubinger, Österreich 2010)

Play "Light!" (theater premiere)

June 27, 2015
Technische Sammlungen Dresden

Terahertz-Anlage
© Photo HZDR / F. Bierstedt

Terahertz-Anlage

German Terahertz-Conference

June 8 - 10, 2015
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and Deutsches Terahertz Zentrum (DTZ)

The German Terahertz-Conference is connecting German scientists and undergraduates in the field of terahertz physics and technology. The Conference is organized by the German Terahertz Center (Deutsches Terahertz Zentrum).

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

May 25, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Sunshine (Danny Boyle, UK 2007)

Wieviel Farbe steckt im Licht?
© Photo HZDR / A. Forner

How much color is in the light?

Juniordoktor in the DeltaX School Lab

April 8, May 9, 2015
DeltaX School Lab at Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)

How much color is in the light? Students from 6th to 8th grade explore the exciting world of light, color mixing and color perception. They experiment with different light sources and examine them with various research measurement devices. Registration only via "Juniordoktor" program of the city of Dresden.

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

April 27, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Lessons of Darkness (Werner Herzog, UK/F/D 1992)

Girls’Day – Mädchen-Zukunftstag 2014

Girls’Day – Mädchen-Zukunftstag 2014

Girls`Day - Girls Future Day

April 23, 2015
Dresden

Photonic technologies are diverse and exciting as you can see in different research institutes. Curious girls can make an important step in terms of career choice that day.

Die Bedeutung von Licht in der Kunst des Impressionismus

April 1, 2015, 17:00 - 18:30 Uhr
Volkshochschule Dresden, Schilfweg 3

(Dr. Horst Michael, Kunsthistoriker)
Kurs-Nr.: 15F 21163

„Magie des Lichtes – wie erst der Schatten das Licht zeigt“ – Vom Hell und Dunkel in der Kunst des 17. Jahrhunderts

March 31, 2015, 16:30 - 18:00 Uhr
Volkshochschule Dresden, Schilfweg 3

(Dr. Marianne Risch-Stolz, Kunsthistorikerin)
Kurs-Nr.: 15F 2125

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

March 30, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Woman in the Moon (Fritz Lang, D 1929)

Optische Kohärenztomographie in der Zerstörungsfreien Prüfung – OCT4NDT

Optische Kohärenztomographie in der Zerstörungsfreien Prüfung – OCT4NDT

Optical Coherence Tomography for Non-Destructive Testing – OCT4NDT

March 25 - 26, 2015
Fraunhofer Institute Center Dresden

Well established in medical applications, the usage of OCT has been extended to diverse fields of non-destructive testing. The OCT4NDT symposium is dedicated to OCT as tool for contactless, structural imaging of various samples.

Zum Jahr des Lichts – Musik mit Licht und Farben

09.03./16.03./23.03.2015, 17:00 - 18:30 Uhr
Volkshochschule Dresden, Schilfweg 3

(Dr. habil. Friedbert Streller, Musikwissenschaftler)
Kurs-Nr.: 15F 2221

Science Café: Light

March 17, 2015, 8 pm
Groovestation, Katharinenstr. 11-13, 01099 Dresden

Casual one-on-one discussions with experts on LASERs and OLEDs in a pub. We'll also dicuss how light is used in research and medicine and how light influences our circadian rhythm.

SPECTARIS-Fachverband Photonik
© Photo SPECTARIS-Fachverband Photonik

SPECTARIS-Fachverband Photonik

Conference of SPECTARIS association Photonics

February 26, 2015
Fraunhofer IPMS Dresden

Light with precision. SPECTARIS combines the high-tech SME Germany, whose products are based on optics and precision engineering. It represents, among others Manufacturer of lasers and optical components.

Workshop "Additive Manufacturing" 2015
© Photo Fraunhofer IWS Dresden

Workshop "Additive Manufacturing" 2015

International Symposium "Additive Manufacturing"

February 25 - 26, 2015
Fraunhofer IWS Dresden

Discover laser in action. The Symposium brings together the experts in additive manufacturing and potential users interested in this fascinating and vibrant field.

Lichtspiel – the film program of the Dresden Light Year

February 23, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Nostalgia de la Luz (Patricio Guzmán, Chile 2010)

Astronomie und Spektroskopie - Sternwarte Gönnsdorf
© Photo HZDR

Astronomy and spectroscopy

Astronomy and spectroscopy

January 14, 21, 28, February 25, 2015
Observatory Dresden-Goennsdorf in cooperation with the DeltaX School Lab at Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)

Expedition into space: In the cooperative project between HZDR and observatory Dresden-Gönnsdorf students get to know the basics of spectroscopy and gain practical experience by recording stellar spectra.

Lichtspiel – die Filmreihe zum Dresdner Lichtjahr

January 26, 2015, 20.00 Uhr
Kino Thalia, Görlitzer Straße 6, 01099 Dresden
Opening: Sven Voigt (Filmgalerie Phase IV)

Film: Tron (OmU), Regie: Steven Lisberger, (USA), 1982

Dresden Light Year 2015 - Opening

January 19, 2015
Technische Sammlungen Dresden

The Dresden Light Year 2015 starts in the Technische Sammlungen Dresden with the interactive light-installation "Talking Tower" which is created by the artist group Kazoosh!. It enables everyone to change the coulors of the Ernemann tower and therefore create his or hers own lighthouse.