Many thanks to all participants, speakers and poster presenters for the great atmosphere during this fruitful, inspiring workshop!
The 2nd workshop „Floating Zone Technique“ crystal growth took place in Dresden, Germany, on April 4-6 2016, at the Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden (IFW Dresden). The meeting was organized by staff members of the Scientific Instruments Dresden GmbH and the crystal growth group of the IFW. This workshop provides a unique platform for the presentation and discussion of recent research and development activities in all aspects of the floating zone crystal growth. The programme included invited and contributing talks and posters providing a picture of the latest developments in the field, and plenty of possibilities for individual conversations.