Quantum computer IBM Q System One

Corporate Foresight

Beyond the supercomputer

Foresight Manager Björn Theis explains how quantum computers are opening up completely new possibilities to researchers.

Christian Kullmann, Evonik-CEO

Climate protection

Innovations instead of restrictions

Evonik CEO Christian Kullmann is counting on the power of innovation to tackle the challenge of climate change.

In my element

"Arsenic solves the riddle of hidden gold"

Dr. Christof Kusebauch has discovered the role played by arsenic in the accumulation of large gold deposits.

Lithium-ion batteries

Nobel Prize 2019

The invention of the lithium-ion battery

How the recipients of this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry advanced the development of the lithium-ion battery.

Main topics Dossiers Elements

All focal areas

An overview of the dossiers

Reports, interviews, and graphics: Our dossiers bring together everything worth knowing about the main themes of ELEMENTS.

Küsthardt Kolumne

Column

More entrepreneurial spirit!

Chief Innovation Officer Ulrich Küsthardt calls for a stronger startup culture in companies.

From the sections
Research and Innovation
Science that fascinates—we report on the latest research and innovations in chemistry and related disciplines.
Markets and Regions
Evonik operates in 100 countries all over the globe. In this section we show how the future is being invented in these locations—and why it’s happening there.
People and Visions
Innovations don’t emerge from a vacuum. They are born inside our heads. A report about people who promote their visions with passion.
Opinion and Debate
Progress becomes possible when we criticize the world as it is. That’s why we offer this space for exciting debates—and controversial positions.
Elements Edition 03 2019

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