With natural resources in ever shorter supply, alternatives need to be found. German materials scientists are researching new materials that could serve as substitutes or make processes more efficient in future. Some innovations even have the potential to improve the lives of millions of people, for example by giving them access to clean drinking water. In this edition you can also read how a Turkish neuroscientist intends to reproduce language using IT, learn about current funding programmes, discover our number of the month and find out how personalised medicine may help us better in future.
Newsletter: November 2017 New materials