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ERC Grant for Mischke to intensify the detection of breast cancer
Dr André Mischke of the Department of Physics and Astronomy has received an ERC Proof of Concept Grant to the amount of ...
Origin of ’medieval’ sea charts disproven
Portolan charts, realistic sea charts of the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea that suddenly appeared at the end of ...
Mystery of client selection of chaperone Hsp90 solved
After nine years of research, chemists of Utrecht University together with colleagues in Europe and America have solved ...
Petra de Jongh appointed as Chair of Inorganic Nanomaterials
Petra de Jongh was appointed as Chair of Inorganic Nanomaterials at the Department of Chemistry and the Debye Institute ...
Disappearing snow increases risk of collapsing ice shelves in Antarctica
A number of floating ice shelves in Antarctica is at risk to disappear entirely in the next 200 years, as global ...
Artificial honeycomb lattice acts electronically like graphene or topological insulator
An artificial 2D material—a honeycomb lattice formed by nanocrystals of very conventional semiconductors—can be either ...
Plastic crystals open up possibilities for novel materials
Researchers from the FOM Foundation and Utrecht University have discovered that plastic crystals, which constitute a ...
Dr. Jan Broersen receives ERC Consolidator Grant
Dr. Jan Broersen (Information and Computing Sciences) has been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant of 1,9 M€. With this ...
Antarctic ice sheet variability coherent with the carbon cycle
A large body of liquid water in Greenland snow
Polar researchers from Utrecht University have contributed to the discovery and subsequent study of a liquid water ...
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