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Event - 11.01.2021

Innovation - Physics - 08.01.2021
Munich Quantum Valley points the way to the future
Munich Quantum Valley points the way to the future
Bavaria consolidates quantum technology strengths Quantum computers that make conventional computers look obsolete, interception-proof communication methods and fundamental elements of quantum technol

Materials Science - Chemistry - 07.01.2021
Refined process enables high-strength thin glass
Refined process enables high-strength thin glass
Materials scientist Lothar Wondraczek receives renewed support from the European Research Council Materials researcher Lothar Wondraczek receives an "ERC Proof of Concept Grant". Image: Anne Günther (University of Jena) A materials scientist at Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany has been awarded a prestigious "ERC Proof of Concept Grant" from the European Research Council to further develop and refine a process that enables thermal toughening of very thin glass.

Microtechnics - 05.01.2021

Environment - Innovation - 04.01.2021
A climate-friendly heat supply
A climate-friendly heat supply
The official go-ahead has been given for the Future City Lab project "Industrial heat pumps" (GWP). This project aims to significantly reduce CO2 emissions in the heating sector.

Computer Science - Astronomy / Space Science - 03.01.2021
Students simulate drone flight with global navigation satellite systems
Students simulate drone flight with global navigation satellite systems
With a loud hum, the drone takes off from the ground. It is transporting a package to the city center.

Computer Science - Life Sciences - 28.12.2020
Quick look under the skin
Quick look under the skin
Self-learning algorithms analyze medical imaging data Imaging techniques enable a detailed look inside an organism.

Chemistry - Agronomy / Food Science - 28.12.2020

Life Sciences - Chemistry - 28.12.2020
Switching DNA functions on and off by means of light
Switching DNA functions on and off by means of light
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is the basis of life on earth. The function of DNA is to store all the genetic information, which an organism needs to develop, function and reproduce.

Campus - 23.12.2020

Earth Sciences - Environment - 22.12.2020
Research Network Opens Window into the Earth’s Interior
Each seismic wave that travels through the Earth's crust slightly changes this layer. Cutting-edge sensor technology now allows us to re-evaluate risks such as landslides or the stability of bridges and buildings.

Health - Pharmacology - 22.12.2020
COVID-19: Study with targeted therapy launched in Vienna
A phase II clinical trial for the treatment of patients with COVID-19 is currently starting at the Medical University of Vienna as part of the Austrian CoronaVirus Adaptive Clinical Trial (ACOVACT).

Campus - Event - 21.12.2020

Health - Administration - 18.12.2020
Largest database on Covid-19 measures available online
Largest database on Covid-19 measures available online
50,000 political decisions from 195 countries open to analysis A research group has built the world's largest database on political decisions related to the coronavirus pandemic.

History / Archeology - Campus - 17.12.2020

Life Sciences - Health - 17.12.2020

Environment - Social Sciences - 16.12.2020
For paradigm shifts in conservation science and urban anthropology
European Research Council approvesConsolidator Grants for two HU researchers Prof. Tobias Kuemmerle (Geography Department and IRI THESys) and Prof. Ignacio Farías (Department of European Ethnology and IRI THESys) from the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU) are receiving an ERC Consolidator Grant.

Environment - 15.12.2020
Biofilm for the house wall
Biofilm for the house wall
Dr. Linus Stegbauer from the Institute of Interfacial Process Engineering and Plasma Technology (IGVP) at the University of Stuttgart has been successful in his application for funding as part of the Baden-Württemberg Foundation's Elite Program for postdocs.

Mechanical Engineering - 15.12.2020
Preserving wooden buildings for longer
Dr. Serena Gambarelli from the Materials Testing Institute at the University of Stuttgart wants to understand and model the hygro-thermo-mechanical properties of wood, and has been included in the Baden-Württemberg Foundation's Elite Program for postdocs.

Materials Science - Environment - 15.12.2020
Three postdocs from the University of Stuttgart included in the Baden-Württemberg Foundation’s Elite Program
Three early career researchers from the University of Stuttgart, Dr. Nina Engelhardt (English Literatures and Cultures), Dr. Serena Gambarelli (Building Materials Science, Building Chem

Social Sciences - Politics - 15.12.2020
Discussion and de-escalation in social media
Discussion and de-escalation in social media
International research team awarded funding to develop AI-based, social media "moderator" It-s a familiar situation: a compelling discussion develops on Tw­­itter, Facebook or Instagram - it could

Computer Science - 14.12.2020
Hawk Supercomputer at the University of Stuttgart Gets Upgrade
Hawk Supercomputer at the University of Stuttgart Gets Upgrade
The High-Performance Computing Center of the University of Stuttgart (HLRS) will add NVIDIA graphic processing units (GPUs) to its world-class supercomputer, Hawk. The change in architecture from a purely central processing unit (CPU)-based architecture to a hybrid system will enhance HLRS's capacity for deep learning applications and enable new kinds of workflows that combine simulation using high-performance computing and Big Data methods.

Economics / Business - Research Management - 11.12.2020

Life Sciences - Microtechnics - 11.12.2020
"The machine as extension of the body"
Prof. Gordon Cheng on the challenges of fusing robotics and neuroscience Combining neuroscience and robotic research has gained impressive results in the rehabilitation of paraplegic patients.

History / Archeology - 11.12.2020
"We immerse ourselves in worlds gone by"
In his book "Localism and the Ancient Greek City-State", Prof. Hans Beck from the Department of Ancient History traces the influence of localism in the globalized world of ancient Greece.

Health - Computer Science - 11.12.2020

Career - Research Management - 10.12.2020

Environment - Computer Science - 10.12.2020

Research Management - Physics - 09.12.2020

Environment - Life Sciences - 08.12.2020
Stunned fish: Mapping animal populations, recording pesticides
Stunned fish: Mapping animal populations, recording pesticides
The European bullhead, spined loach or river trout are species of fish only rarely encountered in the River Aa in Münster.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 08.12.2020

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