The University was founded in 2003 by merging the universities Duisburg and Essen.
The UDE is the youngest university in North Rhine-Westphalia and one of the ten largest universities in Germany. The UDE has an outstanding network of experts in Nanosciences and is offering a Nano-Engineering BSc and MSc program. Since 2005 the Nano-Sciences at the UDE are coordinated by the Center for Nano-integration, Duisburg-Essen (CENIDE).
Several chairs of three faculties are linked to the IMPRS‐SurMat:
- Faculty of Engineering
- Faculty of Physics
- Faculty of Chemistry
More information: www.uni-due.de