HITS Newsletter

The Newsletter “The Charts” summarizes all news about HITS, our research and our HITSters on quarterly basis (English and German). In this section you can read our latest and also all previous issues online. If you’d like to receive the printed version, please contact us.

TheCharts_27No. 27 | 06-2017

A professorship in Potsdam for HITSter Christoph Pfrommer, the portait of astrophysicist and “Tschira fellow” Freeke van de Voort,  awards for our HITSters as well as new discoveries evolutionary biology and the science of forecasting: Those and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts: TheCharts_No27

Charts 26No. 26 | 03-2017

A change in the HITS management, a new „Journalist in Residence“ from India, awards for our HITSters as well as new discoveries in the blood clotting research: Those and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts: TheCharts_No26

charts25No. 25 | 12-2016

The HITS Yale program in Astrophysics and our second site at “Mathematikon”, science news about the dynamics of chromatosome formation and the international CAASTRO 3D project as well as portraits of two members of the HITS scientific advisory board: these and other stories are waiting in the  HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.25: TheCharts_No25

WebseiteNo. 24 | 09-2016

The open house event at HITS, prestigious awards for our HITS researchers, a highly elastic pressurized balloon created by nature as well as two portraits of members of the HITS scientific advisory board: these and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.24: TheCharts_No24

Charts_23No. 23 | 06-2016

The new junior research group “High Energy Astrophysics and Cosmology”, 33 million core hours for a joint computational drug discovery project, and a portrait of Michael Stang, HITS Journalist in Residence: these and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.23: TheCharts_No23

Charts 22No. 22 | 03-2016

A new publication on binary star systems, the introduction of Gesa Schönberger as the new HITS Managing Director, and a farewell to Andreas Reuter: these and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.22: TheCHARTS_No22

Charts No 21No. 21 | 12-2015

Everything about the key floppy binding, simulating the death of stars, Andreas Reuter as senior professor at Heidelberg University, as well as portraits of two members of the HITS Scientific Advisory Board: these and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.21: TheCharts_No21

coverNo. 20 | 9-2015

How HITS set everything in motion at Explore Science, the new research group of Anna Wienhard, collapsing proteins, as well as portraits of two members of the HITS Scientific Advisory Board: these and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.20: TheCharts_No20

No. 19 | 6-2015

A two million Euro funding for HITS astrophysicist Christoph Pfrommer by the Euroepan research Council, a new research project of the MBM group that literally gets under the skin, and a portrait of visiting scientist Mark Holder from the U.S., who spent a sabbatical year at HITS: these and other stories are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.19: TheCharts_No19

Rückseite_3_MarchNo. 18 | 3-2015

Everything about the HITS Symposium on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Klaus Tschira Foundation, exciting science news such as the discovery of an unusually elastic protein as well as a portrait of Friedrich Röpke, leader of our new HITS group “Physics of Stellar Objects”- these and other stories  are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.18: TheCharts_No18

Charts_17No. 17 | 12-2014

Everything about the new foundations for HITS, the biggest computational analysis of the insect tree of life as well as a portrait of the HITS “Journalist in Residence” Michele Catanzaro – these and other  fascinating stories from the life at HITS are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter: TheCharts_No17

Charts_16No. 16 | 08-2014

Everything about HITS „on board“ of the “MS Wissenschaft”, the visit of twenty young researchers from all over the world at HITS in the framework the upcoming Heidelberg Laureate Forum, as well as a portrait of NLP group leader Michael Strube. These and more fascinating stories from the life at HITS are waiting in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No.16: TheCharts_No16

Charts_15No. 15 | 06-2014

This summer, HITS will present digital research on the floating science center “MS Wissenschaft”, as an event in Year of Science “Digital Society”. You will find more information about this event, about the most sophisticated simulation in galaxy formation, and about graphene mechanics in the new HITS Newsletter “The Charts” No. 15: TheCharts_No15

Charts_14aNo. 14 | 04-2014

Everything about our next HITS “Journalist in Residence” Michele Catanzaro, a Milky Way out of the supercomputer and HITS mathematicians who support environmental protection, as well as a portrait of the habilitated HITSter Christoph Pfrommer in our new HITS Newsletter: TheCharts_No14

Charts_SpecialCharts Special | 03-2014

In 2013, the HITS grew by four new research groups. In a “Charts Special” issue, we will introduce briefly the new group leaders and their research: TheCharts_Special

Charts_13No. 13 | 12-2013

The presentation of two new HITS groups, the international BDBDB3 workshop on biological diffusion and Brownian dynamics, and a new method to identify previously unkown species – this is the new issue of the HITS newsletter: TheCharts_No13

Charts_12No. 12 | 09-2013

A review of the Open Day 2013 and the International Summer Science School at HITS plus reports about High Performance Computing in Leipzig: These and more are the new issues of the HITS newsletter: TheCharts_No12

Charts_11No. 11 | 06-2013

The new research group “Data Mining and Uncertainty Quantification“, reports from the international Biocuration Conference in Cambridge and from the advanced course in “Computational Molecular Evolution”, and a portrait of Pia Grzesiak, “Journalist in Residence” at HITS: TheCharts_No11

Charts_10No. 10 | 03-2013

The science journalist Pia Grzesiak as the new “Journalist in Residence” at HITS, research findings to protein folding evolution, and a portrait of Siegfried Schloissnig, leader of the new junior group “Computational Biology” at HITS: This is the new issue of the HITS newsletter: TheCharts_No10

Charts_9No. 9 | 12-2012

Bioinfomatics pioneer Gene Myers as a mentor at HITS, the formation of the Universe in 80 seconds, a portrait of science journalist Volker Stollorz, who spent his time here as the first “HITS Journalist in Residence”, and much more: This is the new issue of the HITS newsletter: TheCharts_No9

Charts_8No. 8 | 08-2012

HITS at Explore Science, the Cooperation of HITS and KAIST and a Portrait of SCO group leader Alexandros Stamatakis – now in our latest newsletter: TheCharts_No8

Charts_7aNo. 7 | 06-2012

Everything about the freelance journalist Volker Stollorz to become first HITS “Journalist in Residence”, black holes turning up the heat of the Universe and a portrait of the Humboldt scholarship holder Katja Markert in our latest newsletter: TheCharts_No7

Charts_6No. 6 | 03-2012

Turing and Abel award winners at HITS, the HITS SCO group participating in the 1KITE project to decipher the pylogenetic tree of insects and a portrait of MCM group leader Rebecca Wade – this and more interesting stories from HITS in our newsletter: TheCharts_No6

Charts_5No. 5 | 12-2011

German astronomers honoring Klaus Tschira, the COMBINE workshop in the Studio Villa Bosch and a portrait of visiting scientist Anette Frank – this any many more stories here: TheCharts_No5

Charts_4aNo. 4 | 09-2011

HITS at the University of Heidelberg anniversary, new peptites fighting ovarian cancer drug resistance and a portrait of MBM group leader Frauke Gräter – all this and more stories about HITS in our newsletter: TheCharts_No4

Charts_3aNo. 3 | 06-2011

Open Day at HITS, the tree of life and a portrait of visiting scientist Tom Abel in our newsletter the HITS. Read it online here: TheCharts_No3

Charts_2aNo. 2 | 03-2011

HITSters participating in the Virtual Liver Network, Michael Strube being appointed honorary professor of Heidelberg University and a portrait of SDBV group leader Wolfgang Müller – all this and more: TheCharts_No2

Charts_1No. 1 | 11-2010

The very first edition of the HITS newsletter “The Charts” introducing the research at HITS and a portrait of TAP group leader Volker Springel online here: TheCharts_No1