b_282_160_16777215_00_images_institute_erlangen_gebaeude.jpgThe Universitätsklinikum Erlangen was founded in 1815. It is situated in the south of Germany (Bavaria) and is part of the “Europäische Metropolregion Nürnberg” (European Metropolitan Region Nuremberg). In 2015 a 7 Tesla MRI research system ready for future clinical use (“Magnetom Terra”) was installed. The system will be operated by Siemens Healthcare and the University Hospital Erlangen in close collaboration.


Research areas

• Metabolic Imaging
• X-nuclei Imaging (7T Magnetom Terra: planned; 3T clinical and 7T ClinScan: available)
• Clinical UHF MRI
• Development of pulse sequences MRT
• Development of new image reconstruction techniques


7 Tesla Magnetom Terra
7 Tesla ClinScan MRI
Various clinical MRI systems


University Hospital Erlangen
Maximiliansplatz 1
91054 Erlangen
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Armin Nagel
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Tel.: +49 9131 8545618