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Environment - Social Sciences - 10.11.2016
Sustainable Development and Social Inequalities in the Andes
German Academic Exchange Service Approves Grant of 2.5 Million Euros for New Research and Cooperation Project between Institute for Latin American Studies at Freie Universität and Pontificia U

Environment - Electroengineering - 12.10.2016
Energy management: Highly intelligent homes of the future
Energy management: Highly intelligent homes of the future
Research news For 18 months, Prof. Franz Hagn and his family experienced for themselves what it is like to live in a house which not only produces its own energy, but also manages it intelligently.

Environment - Administration - 09.08.2016
Straubing becomes a university hosted by TUM
Straubing becomes a university hosted by TUM
Campus news The Straubing Center of Science for renewable resources will be expanded and transformed into the ‘Straubing University of Biotechnology and Sustainability'.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 21.06.2016
Significant humus loss in forests of the Bavarian Alps
Significant humus loss in forests of the Bavarian Alps
Research news Alpine forests will be at great risk should weather phenomena such as droughts and torrential rain become more frequent.

Life Sciences - Environment - 16.06.2016
Two sensors for the price of one
Uptake of potassium by bacteria is regulated by a single protein that senses the concentration of this cation both inside the cell and in the external medium, and controls the expression of the corresponding transport protein accordingly.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 13.06.2016
Environment protection, profit and safety through mosaic cultivation
Environment protection, profit and safety through mosaic cultivation
Research news How must a landscape be utilized in order to fulfil both ecological and socio-economical requirements?

Administration - Environment - 06.06.2016
New cafeteria for the research campus in Garching
New cafeteria for the research campus in Garching
Campus news After nearly 40 years, technology and structure of the cafeteria on the Garching campus has long outlived its intended lifespan.

Politics - Environment - 19.04.2016
Bavarian School of Public Policy ready for takeoff
Bavarian School of Public Policy ready for takeoff
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) has announced appointments to seven new professorships for the Hochschule für Politik München (HfP) - Bavarian School of Public Policy.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 11.04.2016
"Virtual Habitat" software - to Mars and back
Space is the most hostile environment that we know of. The lack of pressure would bring our bodily fluids to the boil.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 31.03.2016
Aerosols: Risk Amplified by Climate Change?
Freie Universität Berlin and Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research Set Up Joint Visiting Professorship in Environmental Research Freie Universität Berlin and the prestigious Nether

Environment - Physics - 07.03.2016
Environmental data from the North Sea to Tyrol
More than 100 of the small green boxes are already in use: whether in Hamburg, or Zwolle in the Netherlands, or even on the Zugspitze in northern Tyrol - the "SenseBox" has long since left its hometown of Münster behind it.

Environment - Physics - 07.03.2016
Environmental data from the North Sea to Bavaria
Environmental data from the North Sea to Bavaria
More than 100 of the small green boxes are already in use: whether in Hamburg, or Zwolle in the Netherlands, or even on the Zugspitze in Bavaria - the "SenseBox" has long since left its hometown of Münster behind it.

Event - Environment - 09.02.2016
Collaborative doctorates
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the Nürtingen-Geislingen University of Applied Sciences (NGU) are gearing up for the second phase of their mobil.LAB Doctoral Research Group "Sustainable Mobility in the Metropolitan Region of Munich".

Environment - Life Sciences - 08.01.2016
The Status Quo on Europe's Mussels
The Status Quo on Europe’s Mussels
Mussels are the natural treatment plants of bodies of water and, therefore, just as important as bees.

Environment - Life Sciences - 16.12.2015
Reading the smoke signals
Laser-based measurements permit detailed analyses of the amounts of carbon dioxide released by the burning of tropical peatlands - and the data show that the answers depend on how many previous fires have raged in the same spot.

Earth Sciences - Environment - 11.12.2015
No Need for Sleds: Christmas Expected to Be Green, Not White
Berliner Wetterkarte at Freie Universität: Conditions in West Prevent New Cold Spell According to a forecast by the Berlin Weather Map association at Freie Universität Berlin, Christmas in Germany this year will be green.

Environment - 10.12.2015
TÜV SÜD Foundation to support international guest scientists at TUM
TÜV SÜD Foundation to support international guest scientists at TUM
As of next year, the TÜV SÜD Foundation will be providing fellowships for guest scientists from abroad at the TUM Institute for Advanced Study (TUM-IAS).

Environment - 10.11.2015
The fog clears
The fog clears
Fog is formed through a fine distribution of water droplets in the air. It is an everyday meteorological phenomenon - but it is becoming ever rarer.

Environment - Event - 28.09.2015
Sustainable Development in European and Latin American Societies
The complex interaction between human societies and natural resources and processes is the overall theme of the 7th German-Brazilian Symposium for Sustainable Development, to take place from 4 to 10 October 2015 at Heidelberg University.

Environment - Social Sciences - 18.09.2015
How Cultural Perceptions Influence the Course of Sustainable Development
Heidelberg University has invited outstanding doctoral students from Brazil, China, Germany, Greece, Great Britain, India, Austria, Sweden and Spain to explore the national and global aspects of sustainable development.

Environment - 14.09.2015
A Fresh Breeze with a New Name
Meteorologists at Freie Universität Start New Naming Process for Weather Highs and Lows on September 16, 2016 On September 16 at 00:00, the meteorologists at Freie Universität Berlin will launch the

Event - Environment - 08.09.2015

Environment - 04.09.2015
Last chance for oasis in China's desert
Last chance for oasis in China’s desert
Ten percent of the world's cotton is produced in the Xinjiang region in northwestern China. Irrigating the cotton fields, however, is causing ecological problems.

Economics / Business - Environment - 28.08.2015
What Are the Consequences of Rana Plaza?
Economist Elke Schüßler at Freie Universität Berlin Coordinates International Study on Labor and Environmental Standards in Global Apparel Industry An international study is looking into the conseque

Environment - Life Sciences - 28.04.2015
Rubber from dandelions
Rubber from dandelions
In a joint project between scientists of the Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME, the Department of Biology and Biotechnology (IBBP) at the University of Münster and the

Environment - Economics / Business - 05.07.2012

Environment - 20.04.2012
E.ON ERC Enhances International Collaboration
Signing a memorandum of understanding, the E.ON Energy Research Center (E.ON ERC) at RWTH Aachen University and the Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden, have formali

Life Sciences - Environment - 04.06.2010
The Intriguing World of Seaweeds
Recently, the characterization of brown seaweeds has taken a giant step forward with the decoding of the complete genome of one of these organisms ( Ectocarpus siliculosus ) by an international consortium led by Dr. Mark Cock from the Biological Station Roscoff (Bretagne, France).

Life Sciences - Environment - 04.06.2010
The Intriguing World of Seaweeds
Recently, the characterization of brown seaweeds has taken a giant step forward with the decoding of the complete genome of one of these organisms ( Ectocarpus siliculosus ) by an international consortium led by Dr. Mark Cock from the Biological Station Roscoff (Bretagne, France).

Life Sciences - Environment - 18.03.2010
Freiburg welcomes historic plant meeting
Largest European Congress for Plant Science to be held at the University of Freiburg, Germany, in 2012 Freiburg, 18.03.2010 Plants in the Focus of the Green City Freiburg.

Environment - 19.02.2010
[eng] IndiTrack Goes Global " Bachelor Year Abroad as Preparation for Master " Further Expansion of Course Offerings at University
The University of Freiburg has expanded its prize-winning instructional concept "Windows for Higher Education" to include a study abroad program: "GlobalTrack," a pilot project at the Faculty of Fore

Life Sciences - Environment - 12.02.2010
[eng] Environmental Management for Russia
Scientists from Freiburg, Germany, awarded grant of one million Euros for a project to improve higher education in Russia Freiburg, 12.02.2010 Since the fall of the Berlin Wall the Euro

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