Department of Physics


Welcome to the department of physics of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany.

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Photography of the CDF detector at the Tevatron Collider at Fermilab near Chicago. With this detector, several important observations and discoveries were obtained, amongst these the discovery of the Top Quark and of Beauty oscillations. Being the only German institute in CDF, the Institut für Experimentelle Teilchenphysik has contributed to the project in the past 14 years.


Distinguished Humboldt Professorship for Top International Researcher

Prof. M. KluteThe Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) brings another world-leading researcher to Germany: particle physicist Markus Klute has been selected for a Humboldt Professorship. With this appointment, KIT aims to become a world leader in the LHC program at CERN.
Press Release of the KIT (61/2021)

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