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Photo: Colourbox

2014.09.24 | Public / media, Staff

Workshop kickstarts new Arctic initiative

At the end of September, researchers from institutions in Denmark, the Faroe Islands and Greenland will meet with authorities connected with the Arctic region. The meeting is the start of joint Danish efforts in Arctic research and education initiated by the University of Copenhagen and Aarhus University.

Maxim Kontsevich (Photo: MC Vergne/IHÉS)

2014.09.11 | Science and Technology, Staff, People, Awards, Public / media

Appointment of honorary doctor

Professor Maxim Kontsevich is affiliated with the Centre for Quantum Geometry of Moduli Spaces (QGM) and he works at the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques (IHÉS) in Paris.

Mads Bøttger Hansen (Photo: Anders Trærup)

2014.09.11 | Staff, Public / media

Travel grant awarded to chemistry student

The travel grant was established in 2010 and Mads Bøttger Hansen, Department of Chemistry, is one of this year’s four recipients.

Science and Technology’s Advisory Board gathered in front of the main entrance at AU Foulum, where part of the meeting was held. From left: Jacob Dahl, James Hicks, Lars Aagaard, Gerry Gilmore, Bjarne S. Clausen, Lea Kauppi, Rikke Palmgren, Niels Chr. Nielsen, Mogens Nielsen and Kurt Nielsen. (Photo: AU Communication)
The Advisory Board members visited some of the research facilities at Foulum. (Photo: AU Communication)

2014.09.12 | Staff

Advisory Board met for the second time

The annual meeting of Science and Technology’s Advisory Board was held on 21 and 22 August 2014. The members of the Advisory Board were presented with a number of contributions, mainly from Science and Technology’s own researchers.

2014.09.15 | Public / media, Staff

Computer science students win ESA app competition

Four Aarhus University students won the app competition organised by the European Space Agency. Their app uses satellite images to help farmers monitor their crops. Read more (in Danish only) here.

Aarhus University’s education and research activities in building construction and mechanical engineering are now located at Navitas. (Lars Kruse)

2014.08.28 | Public / media, Staff

Inauguration of Navitas

On Friday 5 September, the new Navitas Building at the Port of Aarhus will be officially opened by Aarhus University, INCUBA, the Aarhus School of Marine and Technical Engineering and the Aarhus City Council. Read more (in Danish only) here.

Researchers from all over the world gathered in Copenhagen last week to get an update on the latest knowledge in the field of livestock research. Photo: Jesper Rais

2014.09.03 | Public / media, Staff

Conference leads to collaboration on livestock development

Technology and biology research provides new opportunities for developing European livestock production. This was one of the conclusions of EAAP 2014 – the annual meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science – held recently in Copenhagen and co-organised by Aarhus University.

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