News of the year 2002
- 2002/12/04 X-Ray Laser XFEL, Linear Collider ILC Fireworks in noble gas clusters A first experiment with the new "free-electron laser"
- 2002/11/01 X-Ray Laser XFEL, Linear Collider ILC X-ray Laser Cooperation within the scope of TESLA DESY and SLAC signed agreement in Washington
- 2002/11/07 DESY in general Presentation of the Bjørn H. Wiik Prize 2002 Besondere wissenschaftliche Auszeichnung für HASYLAB-Forscher On Thursday, November 7, Dr. Margret Becker-Wiik presented the Bjørn H. Wiik Prize 2002 to HASYLAB physicist Dr. Thomas Möller.
- 2002/11/18 Linear Collider ILC German Science Council Recommends TESLA The German Science Council, an agency of the German government, assessed the TESLA project planned by the research center DESY in cooperation with international partners to, be worthy of support under certain conditions.
- 2002/10/08 DESY in general This year's Nobel Prize in Physics for the detection of cosmic neutrinos and X-rays
- 2002/10/01 DESY in general Congratulations to Helen Edwards! Longtime DESY guest scientist has been awarded the Robert R. Wilson Prize
- 2002/08/01 DESY in general Royal visit Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn from Thailand visits DESY
- 2002/07/01 Research with Photons PETRA as a New High Brilliance Synchrotron Radiation Source
- 2002/07/01 Linear Collider ILC Excellent Marks for TESLA Positive statement of the German Science Council about the linear collider for particle physics and the X-ray laser laboratory at DESY
- 2002/06/01 DESY in general New Member of the DESY Directorate in charge of Administration Christian Scherf is the name of Helmut Krech's successor in the DESY Directorate. The 38-year-old lawyer will assume his new office on June 1, 2002. Since the beginning of April, Helmut Krech is the Administration Director of the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) in Grenoble.
- 2002/06/03 DESY in general Ph.D. Thesis Prize 2001 for Dissertations at HERA The Association of the Friends and Sponsors of DESY awards the Ph.D. Thesis Prize
- 2002/05/08 DESY in general Awarded: Honorary Doctor for Albrecht Wagner Professor Albrecht Wagner, Chairman of the DESY Board of Directors, has been awarded in Moscow with the title of Honorary Doctor of the Lomonosov Moscow State University on the eighth of May.
- 2002/04/01 Linear Collider ILC New Accelerating Record for TESLA For the first time an accelerating field of 35 megavolt per meter (MV/m) has been reached in a 9-cell TESLA cavity.
- 2002/03/17 X-Ray Laser XFEL, Linear Collider ILC Successful start of electro-optic sampling at the TTF-FEL
- 2002/03/11 DESY in general DESY mourns for Professor Dr. Willibald Jentschke Professor Dr. Willibald Jentschke The "Founding Father of DESY", Prof. Dr. Willibald Jentschke, died on March 11, 2002, only a few months after his 90th birthday, which he had celebrated at DESY.
- 2002/01/13 Particle Physics, Research with Photons Photoinjektor successfully commissioned First Photoelectrons at the Photo Injector Test Facility at DESY Zeuthen
- 2002/01/30 DESY in general Christian Spiering is honored with the DESY Communication Award
- 2002/01/01 DESY in general Ten Years of DESY Zeuthen Ten years ago on January 1st, 1992, the Institute for High Energy Physics in Zeuthen (southeast of Berlin) was incorporated into DESY, thus becoming the first institute of the former GDR Academy of Sciences to subsist as an entire research facility.