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Home of Solvation Science @ RUB

In ZEMOS at Ruhr-Universität Bochum international working groups interdisciplinarily explore the new research field Solvation Science. We use the various laboratories and simulation clusters equipped with the most modern techniques, as well as the advantages of the open and communicative architecture of the building.

Cluster of Excellence RESOLV

The Cluster of Excellence RESOLV (Ruhr Explores Solvation: EXC 1069) is funded with 28 Mio. EUR by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) within the framework of the German Excellence Initiative. The project commenced on November the 1st, 2012, and the funding period will end on October the 31st, 2017. Prof. Dr. Martina Havenith-Newen is the Speaker and Coordinator of RESOLV and the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) hosts the Cluster of Excellence.

Further information about RESOLV can be found on the homepage and in the RESOLV Flyer.

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Impressions ZEMOS

ZEMOS: New Research Building

The Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) takes a step ahead towards paving the way for a novel research fields – the investigation of solvation processes in chemistry, biochemistry, and engineering. The German Science Council (German: Wissenschaftsrat (WR)) recommended the funding of a 44 M€ research building. With a total area of 3.891 square meters, the Center of Solvation Science (ZEMOS) will be created eastward of the ND building. It will give space to about 100 scientists dedicated to the research field Solvation Science.

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Executive Director

Prof. Dr. Martina Havenith


Ruhr-Universität Bochum
ZEMOS 2.19
Universitätsstr. 150
44801 Bochum

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ZEMOS Events - Calendar Seminar Area

ZEMOS Organigram   (45.2 kB)


solvation science@rub

Here, you find more information about the Cluster of Excellence RESOLV and Solvation Science.

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