Atominstitut: brief survey
A central facility thereby is the TRIGA Mark II research reactor and the connected teaching and research infrastructure, which allow us to educate and work with radioactive materials and ionizing radiation. An important contribution thereby is the training of international experts for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
Currently, the Atominstitut has a scientific staff of 32 as well as 29 technical staff. In addition, third-party-funded project assistants (currently 75) have been increasing in number over recent years, which is important to be able to fulfill the research and training activities of the institute. In addition the Atominstitut has about 70 students working on their bachelor, master or doctoral thesis.
The educational opportunities offered by the institute cover all areas of research and are fully integrated into the curriculum of the Faculty of Physics.