Honors and Awards

The work of our group has been honored with the following awards:

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2014 (press release)
The Kavli Prize in Nanoscience 2014 (prize announcement, press release (german))
Carus Medal 2013 of the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina (press release, laudatio)
Paul Karrer Medal 2013 of the Stiftung für die Paul Karrer-Vorlesung (press release)
Science Prize 2012 of the Fritz Behrens Foundation (press release)
Meyenburg Prize 2011 of the German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg (press release)
Gothenburg Lise Meitner Prize 2010/2011 of the FYSICUM - Chalmers University of Technology / Gothenburg University (press release)
Körberpreis 2011 of the Körber Foundation (further information)
Hansen Family Award 2011 of the Bayer Foundation (press release, video)
Ernst-Hellmut-Vits Preis 2010 (certificate)
Young Investigator Award, Single Molecule Imaging and Spectroscopy Conference, BiOS Symposium, SPIE Photonics West, 2010 (certificate)
Otto-Hahn-Preis 2009 (press release, certificate)
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz-Preis 2008 (further information, certificate)
Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics 2007 (press release)
Cozzarelli Prize 2006 (further information)
Innovation Award of the German Federal President 2006 (certificate)
Gottlieb Daimler- und Karl Benz-Preis 2004 der Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der
Sieger im Posterwettbewerb 2003 / Kaiser-Friedrich-Forschungspreis (certificate)
Karl-Heinz-Beckurts-Preis 2002 der Karl Heinz Beckurts-Stiftung (certificate)
Berthold-Leibinger-Innovationspreis 2002 der Berthold Leibinger Stiftung (certificate, photograph)
Carl-Zeiss-Forschungspreis 2002 of the Ernst-Abbe-Fonds (certificate)
Helmholtz-Preis 2001 des Helmholtz-Fond e.V. (certificate)
Otto-Hahn Medaille der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, 1999