Media & Press

The Fritz Haber Institute is often featured and/or interviewed in the German and international press. A selection of articles is listed here. For news and press releases about the Institute's research, awards, scholarships and appointments please visit the Events & News section.

OCTOBER 2022

17th Ocober

King Felipe the VI of Spain visited the Fritz Haber Institute

  • The Royal Household of His Majesty the Spanish King: Description of his visit of Berlin, of the FHI and Prof. Roldan Cuenya:  in Spanish
  • The Royal Household of His Majesty the Spanish King: Dinner Speech of King Felipe VI at the German Federal President: in Spanish
  • Dinner Speech of King Felipe VI at banquet of German Federal President: in German, PDF
  • Deutsches Bundespräsidialamt: Speech by Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in the Great Hall of Schloss Bellevue: in English
  • Short movie on the visit of King Felipe VI at FHI: go to youtube.

AUGUST 2022

1st August

Max Planck Society, Website

“We need to build hydrogen pipelines now".

A conversation with Max Planck Director Robert Schlögl about the gas crisis and the energy transition

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17 August

MDR Wissen

“Wird mit Wasserstoff alles gut, Herr Schlögl?”

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JULY 2022

31 July, rbb Abendschau

Hydrogen accelerator - The way away from natural gas

Hydrogen would be a very good substitute for natural gas if it could be produced with the help of solar energy without too much energy loss. But the technology is not fully developed. The CatLab research platform in Adlershof is working on this solution.

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MAY 2022

BUNSEN 3/22

Bernd Rech and Robert Schlögl with the assistance of Steffi Hlawenka (HZB), Katarzyna Skorupska (FHI) and Tobias Sontheimer (HZB): CatLab: Hydrogen and Beyond - Thin-film Catalysts for Sustainable Chemistry with Renewable Electricity

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APRIL 2022

 

24 April  Die Welt am Sonntag

Wissen und Geschichte / Energie vom anderen Ende der Welt

Prof. Dr. Beatriz Roldán Cuenya

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MARCH 2022

17 March  Radiotelevisión del Principado de Asturias (TPA)

Interview about the research at Fritz Haber Institute (from minute 49:50)

Prof. Dr. Beatriz Roldán Cuenya

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10 March  mdr radio Kultur

Interview about “energy independence”

Prof Robert Schlögl

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10 March  Phoenix TV

Interview about “energy independence”

Prof Robert Schlögl

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FEBRUARY 2022

19 Feb  rbb Radio Eins

Interview about “Catalysis Research: Is green Hydrogen the energy carrier of the future?”

Prof. Dr. Robert Schlögl

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Cicero 02/2022

"Das gigantischste Geschäft des 20. Jahrhunderts"

Interview with Prof. Dr. Robert Schlögl

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NOVEMBER 2021

29 Nov rbb Inforadio

Corona-Pandemie / Leopoldina setzt auf Zeitgewinn durch eingeschränkte Kontakte

Interview with Prof. Dr. Robert Schlögl

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10 Nov    Deutschlandfunk

"Corona-Pandemie / Leopoldina-Vize: Dialog zwischen Politik und Wissenschaft fehlt"

Interview with Prof. Dr. Robert Schlögl

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OKTOBER 2021

10 Oct       Tagesspiegel
 
"Glück und Wissenschaft"
 
85th Anniversary of Prof Dr Gerhard Ertl
 
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SEPTEMBER 2021

28 Sep       Interview, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk
 
"Die Stimme der Wissenschaft ist zu leise"
 
Prof Dr Robert Schlögl
 
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27 Sep       Lecture at the Annual Conference of the "Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft" (DPG)
 
"Die Rolle des Wasserstoffs im Energiesystem"
 
Prof Dr Robert Schlögl
 

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27 Sep       Interview and Discussion, "Deutsche Welle"
 
"Ist das E-Auto doch nicht so klimafreundlich?"
 
Prof. Dr. Robert Schlögl
 
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FEBRUARY 2021

FEB 25     Geduld, Geld, Glück

ALBERT (Nr. 6, Katalyse, hg. v. Einstein Stiftung Berlin)

Interview with Gerhard Ertl about catalysis, receiving the Nobel Prize and life as a scientist

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Reaktionspotenzial

ALBERT (Nr. 6, Katalyse, hg. v. Einstein Stiftung Berlin)

Interview with Maria Andrea Mroginski and Robert Schlögl on new catalysts and a more sustainable energy supply

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Die Unvollendete

ALBERT (Nr. 6, Katalyse, hg. v. Einstein Stiftung Berlin)

Biographical view on the life and work of Clara Immerwahr and her role as a woman in a male-dominated scientific discipline

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OCTOBER 2020

Oct 24     Die Physikerin mit der Orlando-Maschine

DIE WELT

Interview with Prof. Beatriz Roldán Cuenya, Director of the Interface Science Department

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OCT 16    Deutsche Forscher stellen neuen Weltrekord in Kurzzeit-Messung auf

Rheinische Post

Mention of the Fritz Haber Institute, which contributed to the measurement of the shortest ever time span, thus setting a new world record

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SEPTEMBER 2020

Sep 24     Airbus: Wasserstoff-Flugzeuge bis 2035 marktfähig — Expertenstimmen

Wallstreet Online

Prof. Robert Schlögl, Director of the Department of Inorganic Chemistry comments on hydrogen as stock market trend

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MAY 2020

May 7      Wasserstoff ist das Öl der Zukunft

Handelsblatt

Guest article by Prof. Robert Schlögl, Director of the Department of Inorganic Chemistry at FHI, and Holger Lösch, Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie - BDI (Federation of German Industries)

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APRIL 2020

Apr 14     Der Schock hat System

Süddeutsche Zeitung

Guest article by Prof. Robert Schlögl, Director of the Department of Inorganic Chemistry at FHI, as well as Prof. Jürgen Renn and Christoph Rosol from the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

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MARCH 2020

MAR 7      „Wasserstoff ist das Öl von morgen“

DIE WELT

Interview with Prof. Beatriz Roldán Cuenya, Director of the Interface Science Department and Prof. Robert Schlögl, Director of the Department of Inorganic Chemistry

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OCTOBER 2011

OCT 31     "Untragbar, den Namen zu ändern"

                  Der Tagesspiegel

100th Anniversary of the Fritz Haber Institute in Berlin: Fritz Stern on the Founding Director's Role in World War I

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OCTOBER 2007

OCT 10    Deutscher erhält Chemie-Nobelpreis. Alleinige Ehrung für den Festkörperchemiker Gerhard Ertl

vom Fritz-Haber-Institut in Berlin

DIE ZEIT

Article about former FHI Director Prof. Gerhard Ertl winning the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2007

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