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The picture shows the adjustment of an FG5 absolute gravimeter of EOST (École et Observatoire des Sciences de la Terre, Strasbourg) for a temporary recording at Black Forest Observatory (BFO) . Recurring observations of absolute gravity with an accuracy of a few microgal (0.002 ppm) complement the long period continuous recordings at BFO. (Geophysical Institute)

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The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology invites applications for a Professorship (W3) in Applied Physics. An excerpt of the job description: You are an outstanding experimental physicist in the field of quantum optics based on solid-state systems. Your research could include, for example, optical quantum technologies, photonics, or quantum nanooptics.