Best Scientific Image

Each year we look for the best scientific images of the Helmholtz Association, which showcase the outstanding portfolio of Helmholtz in imaging and the contribution of imaging science in solving major societal challenges.

Discover the winning images!

Image: DZNE

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Image: ChatGPT

Published on 14.06.2024

Helmholtz Funded Projects – What’s Next?

Join this workshop on June 27 at 10 am (CEST) to learn about opportunities to build on intial seed funding!

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Published on 11.06.2024

Data Science Unlocked: Helmholtz Platforms Roadshow

Join us on June 26 at 10 am for the opportunity to learn more about the offerings of the five Helmholtz Information and Data Science Platforms. Interact with us, collaborate, and network with peers!

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Published on 16.05.2024

Helmholtz Summer School – From Data to Knowledge

Save the Dates for the Helmholtz Summer School: September 16-29, 2024! Registration opens August 12.

Group photo of Best Scientific Image Contest Winners 2024
Image: Jörg Modrow

Published on 14.05.2024

Best Scientific Image Contest 2024: Discover the Winners!

The winners of the 2024 contest have been announced! Dive into the captivating world of scientific images as we celebrate this year’s winners across three categories: the Jury Award, Public Choice Award, and Participants’ Choice Award.

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Published on 02.05.2024

Helmholtz Imaging Projects Call 2024 Open

The new call for Helmholtz Imaging Projects is open! Submit your proposal by July 30, 2024! Have a great idea, but no partner yet? Join our matchmaking channel on Mattermost.

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Published on 05.03.2024

Helmholtz Imaging Conference 2024

Join us for our 4th Annual Helmholtz Imaging Conference on 14-15 May 2024 in Heidelberg. The call for abstracts is closed, but you can still register to attend the conference.

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Published on 04.03.2024

HIDA PhD Meetup

Join the HIDA PhD Meetup on 6-7 June 2024 in Berlin! Having a research focus in Information and Data Science? Connect with your peers throughout the institutions. Register by 14 March!

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Image: Firefly

Published on 05.02.2024

Unlocking the Potential of AI: Helmholtz Foundation Model Initiative – Call for Proposals & Info Events

The Helmholtz Association launched the Helmholtz Foundation Model Initiative to leverage recent advancements in AI and the rise of “Foundation Models”. Join the info event on 8 February & the match-making event on 15 February. Submit your project proposal by 15 March 2024!

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Image: Visax on Unsplash

Published on 01.02.2024

HIDA Hackathon on Computer Vision

On 27 February 2024 doctoral researchers of all Helmholtz Information & Data Science schools will come together to work with drone images of thermal leakages in construction.

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Image: Alena Prudnikava, HZB

Published on 19.01.2024

The Helmholtz Imaging Roadshow comes to HZB

Join us on 29 February 2024 for an engaging information session at 10-12 pm at HZB Adlershof & on 7 March at 11 am for a virtual Open Office Hour!

Explore captivating scientific images from our 2023 contest, showcased from 19-29 February 2024.

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Published on 10.01.2024

Helmholtz GPU Hackathon

Apply as a team by 31 January 2024!


Published on 17.11.2023

Best Scientific Image Contest 2024

The call for the best scientific image 2024 is open. Submit your images by 23 February 2024 for a chance to win best image & prizes totaling 5000 EUR.

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Image: HIDA

Published on 19.10.2023

Helmholtz Career Day for Data Science and IT

Join HIDA’s virtual Career Day on 22 November 2023 to learn about different Data Science and IT career fields and meet Helmholtz employers!

Simulation of electric field lines during laser acceleration of electrons with the high-power laser DRACO at HZDR
Image: Lukas Zühl, HZDR/Prof. Stefan Gumhold, TU Dresden

Published on 12.10.2023

Frontiers of Synchrotron and XFEL Research at High Magnetic Fields

Join this workshop on 8-10 November 2023 at HZDR in Dresden to discuss the latest research results obtained using X-ray radiation sources and high magnetic fields.

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Image: Aikaterini Kourpa, MDC

Published on 21.09.2023

Helmholtz Reproducibility Workshop

Join this workshop on 16 November 2023 in Potsdam & delve into the core of reproducible science! Registration is open until 31 October 2023.