Forschungszentrum Jülich Gmbh (Germany)
FZJ GmbH is a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres and is one of the largest interdisciplinary research centres in Europe. It was founded in 1956 by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia as a registered association, before it became ‘Kernforschungsanlage Jülich GmbH’ or Nuclear Research Centre Jülich in 1967. In 1990, the name of the association was changed to the current one. FZJ has nine research institutes with 53 sub-institutes working in the areas of energy and climate research, bio- and geosciences, medicine and neuroscience, complex systems, simulation science, and nanotechnology.