For Research. For Berlin.

Simply Einstein


They examine the biological and social functions of emotions, analyse the importance of digital transformation for society, advance the development of new drugs against viral infections or investigate how diseases can be identified and cured in the body with the help of nanoprobes - but who are the people researching those fascinating topics as Einstein Fellows and Professors in Berlin? Meet the scientists personally in our new video series on the occasion of the tenth anniversary of the Einstein Foundation: “Simply Einstein - Encounters with great minds who shape our future“.

For Research. For Berlin.

#4 - Steffen Müller: Goal Safety


Einstein Professor Steffen Müller investigates driving safety and road performance of automated vehicles. He is professor and director of the department of automotive engineering at Technische Universität Berlin.

#3 - Tilman Santarius: Sustainably Digital


Tilman Santarius has been researching and working on digitalization and sustainability since 2001. He is professor of socio-ecological transformation at TU Berlin and the Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF).

#2 - Markus Ralser: Inner Nature


Einstein Professor Markus Ralser conducts fundamental research targeting the treatment of metabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes. He is professor of biochemistry at Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

#1 - Laura Kaltwasser: Understanding Emotions


Laura Kaltwasser contributes to our understanding of the biological and social function of emotions. She is Postdoctoral Fellow in the Research Group of Einstein Visiting Fellow Vittorio Gallese at the Berlin School of Mind and Brain.

At this point you will find new videos of the series “Simply Einstein“ on a monthly basis.


The video series was realised with the kind support of Marga und Kurt Möllgaard-Stiftung.