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Professor Torben Heick Jensen, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant (Photo: Lisbeth Heilesen)

2013.09.27 | Staff

Torben Heick Jensen awarded ERC Advanced Grant

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded an Advanced Grant to Professor Torben Heick Jensen to support his research into genome expression, stability and technology.

Professor Niels Peter Revsbech has been awarded the Grundfos Prize 2013 for his long-standing efforts in developing microsensors for research purposes in areas such as seabed microbiology. (Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Communication).

2013.09.26 | Public / media, Staff

Grundfos Prize goes to Mr Microsensor

At a festive ceremony at Grundfos in Bjerringbro, Mr Microsensor – Professor Niels Peter Revsbech, Department of Bioscience – was honoured with the prestigious Grundfos Prize 2013, amounting to DKK 1 million.

2013.09.18 | Science and Technology, Department of Food Science, Staff, Public / media

What are you eating?

The Department of Food Sciences provided this year’s Food Festival with a few surprises and secrets.

Seldom have so many people gathered in the Physics Canteen at the same time. The occasion was the inaugural reception for Niels Christian Nielsen, the new dean at Science and Technology. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
Rector Brian Bech Nielsen gave a speech for the dean. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
Dean Niels Christian Nielsen (left) with Rector Brian Bech Nielsen. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
Members of the <em>Tågekammeret</em> committee opened with a festive song for the dean. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
The <em>Tågekammeret</em> committee presented the dean with a bottle of Gammel Dansk. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
The <em>Tågekammeret</em> committee gave the dean a special hat. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
The dean put on his hat immediately as a symbol of his status. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
Niels Christian Nielsen thanked those attending for their warm welcome. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
The new dean had lots of hands to shake. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University
The staff, students and working partners attending the reception enjoyed a super tapas buffet. Photo: Anders Tærup, Aarhus University

2013.09.05 | Science and Technology, Staff, Reception

Warm welcome to Science and Technology’s new dean

The room was full to overflowing and alive with the sound of chatter when the university’s staff, students and working partners met in a pleasant atmosphere to welcome Professor Niels Christian Nielsen to his new position as dean of Science and Technology.

Members of Science and Technology’s Advisory Board: top from left: Gerry Gilmore, David T. Barnard, Lars Aagaard, centre: Martin J. Kropff, James W. Hicks, in front: Klaus Peter Bøgesø, Rikke Palmgren, Jakob Thulesen Dahl. Not present: Lynn Gladden, Bjerne S. Clausen and Lea Kauppi.

2013.09.03 | Science and Technology, Staff

First meeting of the Advisory Board for Science and Technology

There was good input and lively debate when Science and Technology’s newly established Advisory Board met for the first time on 15–16 August.

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