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Institute for Molecules and Materials

The Institute for Molecules and Materials (IMM) at Radboud University is an interdisciplinary research institute in chemistry and physics. Our goal is to unravel the mysteries of atomic, molecular, and solid state environments. With a focus on fundamental research, we strive to make a positive impact on society by exploring practical applications and educating the future leaders in science and innovation.


Floris Rutjes

Floris Rutjes appointed new KNAW member

Floris Rutjes has been appointed new member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW).

Optical Tweezers

Efficient loading of molecular quantum computers

Researchers from Radboud University and Imperial College London present a novel scheme for efficient loading of single molecules into tightly focused lasers, called optical tweezers.

Lukas Korber

Helmholtz Doctoral Prize for Lukas Körber

Lukas Körber, researcher at the Institute for Molecules and Materials (IMM) of Radboud University, has been awarded the Helmholtz Doctoral Prize for outstanding knowledge-driven research in the research field matter.


IMM Theme 3 colloquium: Spin effects in adsorbed molecules and clusters

Advanced Imaging Techniques for (Neuro)biology

Isomer-resolved Spectroscopy and Imaging of Biomolecules

Visiting address

The Institute for Molecules and Materials is located in the Huygens building in Nijmegen.

Huygensbuilding - Room HG03.071
Heyendaalseweg 135
6525 AJ Nijmegen

Postal address

Postvak 51
P.O. Box 9010
6500 GL Nijmegen
The Netherlands


Get in touch with the research institute by contacting the IMM office. Follow us on Linkedin.

+31 24 365 20 65