Forschungszentrum Jülich

Forschungszentrum Jülich

Excellent research collaboration opportunities

About us

Forschungszentrum Juelich pursues cutting-edge interdisciplinary research addressing the pressing issues of the present. With its competence in materials science and simulation, and its expertise in physics, nanotechnology, and information technology, as well as in the biosciences and brain research, Juelich is developing the basis for the key technologies of tomorrow. In this way, Forschungszentrum Juelich helps to solve the grand challenges facing society in the fields of energy and environment, information, and brain research. Forschungszentrum Juelich is also exploring new avenues in strategic partnerships with universities, research institutions, and industry in Germany and abroad. With more than 5,000 employees, Jülich – a member of the Helmholtz Association – is one of the large interdisciplinary research centres in Europe.

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Key Technologies for Tomorrow

Society needs solutions from research. These solutions must be based on completely new ways of thinking and can only be realized using state-of-the-art research tools. This is the task that Forschungszentrum Jülich has set itself: key technologies for the 21st century.

  • Energy and Environment

The goal of research at Jülich is to contribute to a secure, affordable, and environmentally friendly energy supply. To this end, Jülich is developing new approaches in the fields of renewable energy, storage technologies, energy efficiency, and for the understanding of the overall system of energy – climate – environment.

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  • Information and the Brain

Understanding the complex processes in the brain is the key to the more effective diagnosis and treatment of brain diseases. At the same time, information processing paths in humans can provide the basis for interesting new approaches in information technology.

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Get started

Kick-start your career as PhD student or as head of your own young investigators group – the Forschungszentrum Juelich offers talented scientists superb career opportunities. The research centre offers an exceptional scientific infrastructure and leading scientists assist you. Further, Forschungszentrum Juelich participates in the Helmholtz Postdoc Programme. Funding for up to three years enables young scientists to enhance their own research profile directly after their PhD. Another form of recognition is the Juelich Excellence Prize, which is awarded by a panel of recognized experts.

At Juelich, challenging undergraduates, postgraduates, and PhD students are given the opportunity to work on interesting research projects at an early stage.

Connect with us

Either based in India or Germany, the easiest way to find out more about our activities and collaboration opportunities is to call or to e-mail us:

Mr. Ashwani Arya; your first contact in Delhi (India), looks forward to answer your inquiries. He facilitates contacts between Indian and Juelich scientists for future collaborations and updates you on the latest developments in science and technology of our campus.

In Germany, Sabine Dues, looks forward to your requests.

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1st Alumni Get-Together Event of Forschungszentrum Jülich in India

On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, India office of Forschungszentrum Jülich organized its 1st Alumni Get-Together event in New Delhi. It was a special evening because it was about coming home for our alumni where they had spent their memorable years. The office identified alumni