From the Oxide Cluster to Computers of the Future
In a new laboratory at the Peter Grünberg Institute, Jülich researchers will develop electronic materials for a new generation of memories and processors.
Jülich, 24 May 2013 – Thomas Rachel, Member of the Bundestag and Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Education and Research, officially opened the new Oxide Cluster at Forschungszentrum Jülich today. The new laboratory at the Peter Grünberg Institute provides scientists with unique opportunities to investigate electronic materials for a new generation of memories and processors. Jülich project leader Prof. Regina Dittmann coordinated the three-year construction of the Oxide Cluster, in which funds totalling some € 3.7 million were invested, including dedicated funding from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research worth € 940,000.