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All the happy finalists gathered together. Each winning team received DKK 10,000 and the teams in second and third place received DKK 2,500 each. 
The ‘LactoPure’ team: Mikkel Vind Lorenz, Ida Bæk and Magnus W. Meyer.
The ‘A Meaty Solution’ team: Anders Lund and Anders Dahlin.
The ‘CompAir’ team: Søren Roesgaard Nielsen, Kristoffer Juhler Nielsen and Ram Sarusie.

2016.11.30 | Staff, Public / media

The Dean’s Challenge – from sustainable steaks to baby-saving breast pumps

The final of the Dean’s Challenge 2016 was held on Friday 25 November. During the 28-day process, the dean’s case competition attracted students from many of the different study programmes at Science and Technology. Nineteen finalists were ready on Friday with nine innovative ideas to solve the world’s major problems.

2016.11.30 | Staff

Logo policy at ST

Science and Technology has adopted a policy for using logos. The policy specifies the use of logos and the seal at the faculty.

Clive Sabel has been appointed Professor of Environmental Geography at the Department of Environmental Science, Aarhus University.

2016.11.22 | Staff, Public / media

New professor finds the links between geography and health

Clive Sabel has been appointed Professor of Environmental Geography at the Department of Environmental Science, Aarhus University. Professor Sabel comes from a position at the University of Bristol, UK.

2016.11.29 | Staff

Do you have any requests for AU’s new webshop system?

A project group in AU Finance and Estates Project Development has started the process to find a new and more up-to-date webshop system for AU.

2016.11.29 | Staff

New scheme provides one point of contact on legal matters for all departments

Corporate Relations and Technology Transfer wants to improve the framework for collaboration with colleagues at the departments (Aarhus BSS, ST, HE)/schools (Arts) in connection with contracts regarding research

The Director Ib Henriksen Foundation’s Researcher Award 2016 goes to Professor Poul Nissen

2016.11.22 | Science and Technology, Public / media, Staff

The Director Ib Henriksen Foundation’s Researcher Award 2016 goes to Professor Poul Nissen

Professor Poul Nissen has won the prestigious Director Ib Henriksen Foundation’s Researcher Award 2016 for his outstanding efforts in structural biology. The foundation justifies the choice of Professor Nissen with his ability to promote interdisciplinary and international cooperation in his field of research.

2016.11.22 | Staff

Aarhus University has acquired a new little … cart

On 23 November 2016, Aarhus University’s new little information cart will pull out of the driveway to start a tour of the university and the city. The aim is to get the university’s many users to provide input about how the campus environment should be developed in the area currently occupied by the hospital. Read more (in Danish only) here.

Marianne Thomsen has been appointed Professor of Industrial Ecology at the Department of Environmental Science. (Private photo)

2016.11.16 | Staff, Public / media

New professor carries out research into sustainable solutions for the environment

Marianne Thomsen has been appointed Professor of Industrial Ecology at the Department of Environmental Science, Aarhus University, as of 1 November 2016.

2016.11.10 | Staff

Professor Lars Arge is new Secretary General of the Royal Danish Academy of Science and Letters

Lars Arge, Professor in Computer Science at Aarhus University and Director of the Danish National Research Foundation Center for Massive Data Algorithmics (MADALGO), has been appointed new Secretary General of the Royal Danish Academy of Science and Letters as of October 27th 2016.

2016.11.07 | Public / media, Staff

Full house at Navitas for Industry 4.0 Conference

More than 200 participants from leading Danish technology companies and knowledge institutions attended the conference and workshops at Aarhus University on Thursday 3 November.

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