Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

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Location: Heidelberg
Astronomy Aug 23
A new Emmy Noether research group at the Centre for Astronomy of Heidelberg University (ZAH) has started working on the physics of star formation in galaxies across cosmic time spans. The research team, led by Dr Diederik Kruijssen, is investigating the physical processes of galaxy formation in early ages of the universe.
Administration Aug 15

Top again in Germany: The Shanghai Ranking for 2016, i.e. the Academic Ranking of World Universities, today revealed that Heidelberg University is again the best university in Germany, for the third successive time after 2014 and 2015.

Life Sciences Aug 3
Life Sciences

For the first time, researchers from Heidelberg University have deciphered the function of the so-called decapping enzyme in bacteria.

Business Jul 18

A team of young Heidelberg researchers has been approved for funding from the EXIST Transfer of Research programme for a new process to manufacture specific active ingredients that in future will allow oral administration instead of painful injections.

Arts and Design Aug 10

How did the concept of a "musical past" develop between the late Middle Ages and Early Modern Age? This question is the focus of a European research team that includes music scholars from Heidelberg University.

Earth Sciences Aug 2
Earth Sciences

Geoscientists from Heidelberg University have discovered accumulations of magma in the Andes sufficient to have set off a super-eruption but which, in fact, did not.

Life Sciences Jul 15
Life Sciences

A type of scaffolding on which specialised workers ply their trade helps in the manufacturing process of the two subunits from which the ribosome - the protein factory of the cell - originates.

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