News

What´s new at HITS? On this page you can find the latest news from and about HITS, including the latest scientific discoveries, personal achievements by our researchers or general changes at HITS.

Breaking Test for Silk

09 03 2011

HITS researchers analyze the properties of spider silk using computer simulations – different components provide resistance and high flexibility – article in „Biophysical …

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No. 2 | 03-2011

01 03 2011

News about the next HITS “Journalists in Residence”, venia legendi for HITSter Dr. Rüdiger Pakmor, a simulation showing how black …

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Neues Graduiertenprogramm in Computerlinguistik gestartet

18 02 2011

This content is only available in German. Universität Heidelberg und Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien (HITS) vertiefen ihre Kooperation …

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A Code for Evolutionary Biology

17 11 2010

Alexandros (Alexis) Stamatakis heads the new research group “Scientific Computing” at the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) – Software and supercomputing …

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BDBDB2 Workshop on Biological Diffusion and Brownian Dynamics Simulations

08 10 2010

BDBDB2 Workshop on Biological Diffusion and Brownian Dynamics Simulations at the Studio, Villa Bosch, Heidelberg Following a very successful workshop on …

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No. 1 | 11-2010

01 10 2010

The very first edition of the HITS newsletter “The Charts” introducing the research at HITS and a portrait of TAP group …

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Kosmologische Jungferntaufe in Heidelberg

23 09 2010

This content is only available in German. Workshop des „Virgo Consortium“ – führende theoretische Astrophysiker treffen sich am HITS – Supercomputer-Simulationen zur …

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Besseres Datenmanagement und neue Simulationsmethoden

09 08 2010

This content is only available in German. Forscher des Heidelberger Instituts für Theoretische Studien (HITS) arbeiten am nationalen „Netzwerk Systembiologie …

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Intelligent Locks Against the Data Deluge

29 06 2010

22nd International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management SSDBM in Heidelberg from 30th June to 2nd July 2010 – concepts for structuring …

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The Universe in a Computer

25 05 2010

The astrophysicist Volker Springel leads a new research group at the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) – appointment to the University …

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