10th Anniversary Celebration

The Helmholtz Institute was founded in Ulm exactly 10 years ago. For the 10th anniversary of the institute, HIU organized an extensive celebration and townhall discussion on September 17th, 2021.

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Research Areas

The Helmholtz Institute Ulm takes up the fundamental issues of electrochemical energy storage and develops groundbreaking new battery materials and cell concepts. To fulfill this task 16 research groups operate within five different research areas.

Research Areas
10 Years HIU

The Helmholtz Institute Ulm is getting 10 years old and celebrates the 200th birthday of its namesake Hermann von Helmholtz.

Anniversary Year 2021
The Battery

First batteries were developed about 200 years ago. Today, there are thousands of shapes, sizes and applications of and for batteries in our daily lives. When were batteries originally discovered and how exactly does a battery work?

The Battery