Albert Einstein Institute
One of the research institutes of the Max Planck Society; an international centre for research on Einstein’s theory of gravity – from the mathematical fundamental, astrophysics and gravitational waves to quantum gravity. Founded in 1995, the institute is situated in Golm near Potsdam in Germany. In 2002, the experimental branch of the institute was opened in Hannover. It is dedicated to research with the gravitational wave detector GEO 600 .