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Steaming Ahead

Marion Merklein is a professor for mechanical engineering, and at the age of just 39 she has already achieved what many engineers and scientists can only dream of. She is also the first female Dean at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Erlangen and has just received the most coveted research award in Germany - the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize, endowed with 2.5 million euros.

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