Photo: Anders Trærup, AU Communication

2013.06.03 | Science and Technology, Public / media, Staff, Grant

Science and Technology researchers granted DKK 21 million

The Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation has granted DKK 21 million to research projects involving scientists at Science and Technology.

2013.05.28 | IT, computer science and mathematics, Science and Technology, Public / media, Staff, PhD Students, Awards

Tricky algorithmic method revealed as blind alley

PhD student Thomas Dueholm Hansen, Department of Computer Science, has demonstrated that a classic programming problem cannot be solved the way it was previously assumed. He has now been awarded one of the Aarhus University Research Foundation’s PhD prizes. Read more (in Danish only) here.

Bo Barker Jørgensen. Photo: Anders Trærup, AU Communication

2013.05.28 | Science and Technology, Centre for Geomicrobiology, Department of Bioscience, Staff, Public / media

Award for scientific research goes to Bo Barker Jørgensen

Professor Bo Barker Jørgensen, Department of Bioscience, receives the award for his pioneer role in studying the seabed and the life that unfolds there.

Bales of straw wrapped in plastic, which for that matter could be made of straw. Bioplast – or polylactide (PLA) – is a known technology that will be streamlined by means of catalytic conversion in one of the research projects. Photo: Colourbox.

2013.05.13 | Science and Technology, iNANO, Department of Engineering, Department of Chemistry, Department of Agroecology, Public / media, Staff, Grant, Research

DKK 160 million for research into highly refined bioproducts

Plant residue can be used for more than fuel – it is possible to use the residue for products such as biologically degradable plastic.

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