February 6, 2023

Andreas Heinrich receives Humboldt Research Award

He received the prize for his decades of pioneering work in the study of quantum spins on surfaces on an atomic scale and the further development of scanning tunneling microscopy, […]
December 1, 2021

Andreas Heinrich awarded Heinrich Rohrer Medal (Grand Medal)

QNS director, Andreas Heinrich has been awarded the Heinrich Rohrer Medal (Grand Medal). The Japan Society of Vacuum and Surface Science selected Heinrich “for his ground-breaking development of scanning tunneling […]
July 7, 2021

Researchers Identify Ultrastable Single Atom Magnet

Researchers at the IBS Center for Quantum Nanoscience at Ewha Womans University (QNS) have shown that dysprosium atoms resting on a thin insulating layer of magnesium oxide have magnetic stability […]
September 16, 2019

Embracing Failure

The epicenter of innovation, Silicon Valley, and the field of scientific research share an array of parallels. From brilliant minds like Albert Einstein and Steve Jobs, to having an enormous […]
July 17, 2019
Andreas Heinrich on Seoul Forum 2019

Brain Drain

This is a small interview with Andreas Heinrich about the problem of the leaving the best scientists in other countries.
November 9, 2018
A Two-Atom Quantum Duet

A Two-Atom Quantum Duet

Magnetic atoms on a surface used as building blocks for quantum information processing.