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Guiding Principles

We work towards comprehensive solutions for the grand challenges facing society in the future in the three fields of energy and environment, brain research and information technology, thus laying the foundation for future key technologies.

We provide impetus and are engaged as a partner throughout the entire value-adding process of research from basic research up to actual innovations.

We focus our expertise programmatically and break new ground in strategic partnerships with universities, research institutions and industry.

We intend to demonstrate that our research findings, our operation and utilization of complex infrastructures, and also our management achievements are among the best in the world.

We regard the creativity and motivation of our staff as the greatest asset of our research centre, we therefore offer equal opportunities and encourage training and further professional development.