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02/20/20

MPI endows special prize for regional competition Jugend Forscht

MPI endows special prize for regional competition Jugend Forscht
In the 38th regional competition Jugend Forscht at thyssenkrupp steel  in Duisburg the prizes were awarded to talented young researchers.
 
In the categories working environment, physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics and information technology, numerous students entered the competition with exciting research projects which they presented in an exhibition on site.
 
In addition to the three main prizes in the competition, special prizes were also awarded to support the pupils in their research: These included books, specialist journals and internships.
 
The MPI für Kohlenforschung also offered a research internship for three students from the Essen Werden Gymnasium. The Institute participated in the competition as a sponsor for the first time.
 
Professor Christian Lehmann handed over the certificate to the winners and invited them to spend exciting days in the analytical departments of the MPI.
 
Photo: Christian Lehmann together with Ferdinand Schicke and Marie-Kathrine Skvirski from the Gymnasium Essen-Werden.