Gleitet eine Monolage eines Kolloidkristalls (blaue Kugeln) über ein Lichtgitter (orange), so kann die Reibung vollständig verschwinden. Bild: Thorsten Brazda

The limits of friction

Research collaboration between physicists from Konstanz and Italy shows that static friction between surfaces can be made to disappear entirely

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Contemporary witnesses in history class

[Only available in German] Junior professor Dr Christiane Bertram receives the publication award of the Gesellschaft für Empirische Bildungsforschung for her study on contemporary witnesses in history classes

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Lesesaal an der Universität Konstanz

For more open access

The University of Konstanz advocates for more open access to scientific information in two new projects - funded by the Ministry of Education and Research

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