Hugo Geiger Prizes

Micropumps, quantum sensor technology and a new la-ser source — the Free State of Bavaria and Fraunhofer honor young researchers for outstanding doctorates

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Each year, the Free State of Bavaria and the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft award the Hugo Geiger Prize to young scientists in recognition of outstanding doctorates in applied research. On March 21, 2023, Roland Weigert, State Secretary at the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy (StMWi), presented this year’s prize to researchers from Munich, Freiburg and Jena.