Research of the Institute

The Institute consists of four scientific departments and additonal research groups. Current research at the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry in Mainz aims at an integral understanding of chemical processes in the Earth system, particularly in the atmosphere and biosphere. Investigations address a wide range of interactions between air, water, soil, life and climate in the course of Earth history up to today´s human-driven epoch, the anthropocene.

News


Climate researcher Gerald Haug appointed new Leopoldina President

December 11, 2019

The Director at the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry will take over the leadership of the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina in March 2020

MPG Advent Calendar 2019

Behind each door hides a fascinating scientific image and background informations to the image.

Pinpointing Pollutants from Space

November 14, 2019

New method improves identification and quantification of nitrogen oxide sources by satellite

Prestigious prize for superconductivity researcher Mikhail Eremets

October 31, 2019

Physicist at the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry in Mainz wins James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials

Seminars & Events

Career Talk: Professur an einer Hochschule (FH)/Professorship at an University of applied sciences

Jan 22, 2020 14:15
Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Room: Seminar rooms 2/3

Institute Seminar: Feedbacks between atmospheric aerosol microphysics and photochemical aging

Feb 5, 2020 14:15
Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Room: Seminar rooms 2/3

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Earth and Solar System Research Partnership

The MPIC is member of the Earth and Solar system Research Partnership.

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