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New Hector Fellow: Wolfgang Wernsdorfer

  • 02.03.2020 | Awards

    Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wernsdorfer receives the Hector Science Prize 2019.

    The Hector Foundation II thus honors Prof. Dr. Wernsdorfer's groundbreaking contributions in the field of quantum materials and technology. His research aims, among other things, to realize an operational quantum computer. Prof. Dr. Wernsdorf has been Humboldt Professor at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) since 2016.

    By receiving the Hector Science Prize, Prof. Dr. Wernsdorfer furthermore joins the group of the now 25 Hector Fellows in the Hector Fellow Academy.


    To the press release.