Dima_el_Khechen_yHEPDima El Khechen of KIT at yHEP

Dima El Khechen has been elected to the Management Board of the Young High Energy Physicists Association (yHEP). The yHEP coordinates young scientist’s interests in particle, astroparticle, hadron, nuclear and accelerator physics.


IBPT Director Anke-Susanne Müller was convened to the "Accelerator Science" working group of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP).

3_DMLab_MeetingStatus of KIT's R&D activities

We presented the status of KIT's R&D activities for the Einstein Telescope (Prof. Dr-Ing. Steffen Grohmann) and Plasma Acceleration and Compact Lightsource Development at KIT (Prof. Dr. Matthias Fuchs) at the III. CNRS
Helmholtz Dark Matter Lab (DMLab) meeting in November 2023 at KIT. The participants from France also toured KARA and FLUTE.

2023_MT_KITMT Meeting and Student Retreat hosted by IBPT and IPE

The 9th annual meeting of the "Matter and Technologies" program took place in October 2023 with 175 participants at the KIT Campus South.

Following the event, the traditional “Student Retreat” was organized on October 11-12th by IBPT and IPE PhD students.

2023_ROCK_ITROCK-IT hosted by IBPT

The 2nd ROCK-IT project meeting took place on September 20-21, 2023 at the KIT Campus South.

2023_Maustag_IMI"Valuable treasures" from IBPT and IPS at the "Open Doors with the Maus" 2023

Under the motto "Valuable treasures" gave IBPT and IPS team at the event day "Open Doors with the Maus" on October 3rd, dozens of inquisitive children insights into their research. The team inspired the children so much that many of them have already announced their participation for 2024!

PV_Anlage_KARAGreen Energy of 200 MWh produced by KARA

In September the total green energy production in 2023 by KIT IBPT's photovoltaics on the roof of Bldg. 348 at Campus North, the home of KARA, exceeded 200,000 kWh.

SCU20_undulatorCollaboration with IBPT brings BNG to leading position worldwide

Bilfinger Noell GmbH (BNG) receives further orders for insertion devices from Light Sources and strengthens its world leading position in the supply of SCU und SCW.
The insertion devices are the result of a collaboration with IBPT, which will also carry out the cold test of the units.

2023_Award_BrosiOtto Haxel Award for Physics 2023 goes to IBPT

One of the three winners of the Dissertation Prize 2023 is Miriam Brosi (IBPT, KIT).
Otto Haxel Award was presented on July, 24th on the KFG summer party.

Forschende_IBPTKIT im Rathaus: The Universe and Us

On July 3, 2023, KCETA presented again an event for the Karlsruhe public in the series "KIT im Rathaus". There were several lectures incl. IBPT contribution on the topic "The Universe and Us".

Video_TdoT_STS_KITOpen Day of KIT Campus North 2023

KIT President Holger Hanselka and Media visited KARA and FLUTE on June, 17th.

2023_VIP-Besuch_TdoTOpen Day of KIT at KARA and FLUTE

The IBPT and partners offered attractive and varied program on June 17th, 2023 and fascinated many visitors.

PV_Anlage_KARAGreen Energy produced by KARA

On June 9th the total green energy production in 2023 by KIT IBPT's photovoltaics on the roof of Bldg. 348 at Campus North, the home of KARA, already exceeded 100 MWh.


KIT at the International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC'23) presented more than 25 contributions.

Phasenraumtomographie_newsFilming of Pulsed Particle Beam Dynamics

IBPT researchers have succeeded in imaging the behavior of microstructured electron bunches in a storage ring.

2023_KIT_BNG_UndulatorKIT Develops Coveted Undulators

In 2017 and 2022 together with the industrial partner Bilfinger Noell, two systems were built and installed at the Karlsruhe Research Accelerator (KARA).
Now research institutions worldwide use these synchrotron technologies.


IBPT members present several talks and poster and chair sessions at the DPG Frühjahrstagung from 20 to 24 March 2023 in Dresden.

KITHealthTechNew KIT Center of Health Technologies established

The mission of the KITHealthTech consists in developing from the society’s perspective digital and technological solutions for medical products. Work will focus on the society’s needs and benefit.

Research groups at KIT develop particle accelerators and related enabling technologies with applications in precision medicine, in particular in radiation therapy.