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News

Prof. dr. Aoju Chen. Foto: Ivar Pel
18 February 2019
Prof. Aoju Chen has been granted a Research IT innovation fund for developing an Automatic Analysis of Speech Prosody (AASP) tool.
Computer punch card detail. Foto: Flickr/NeilHester
13 February 2019
The Dataworkplace connects the world of governments with the world of research and education.
Dr. Frank Hakemulder
31 January 2019
Frank Hakemulder will give his inaugural lecture at Stavanger University on March 11.
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Events

21 February 2019 15:30 - 18:00
The 11th Descartes Huygens Lecture is about science, freedom, and the cold war: a political history of apolitical science
Reading of Voltaire's L'Orphelin de la Chine (a tragedy about Ghengis Khan and his sons, published in 1755), in the salon of Madame Geoffrin (Malmaison, 1812) by Anicet Charles Gabriel Lemonnier. Source: Wikimedia
21 February 2019 16:00 - 17:15
The next Utrecht Cultural History Seminar will take place on Thursday, 21 February.
La Primavera van Sandro Botticelli, Uffizi-museum Florence. Bron: Wikimedia
22 February 2019 09:00 - 17:00
On 22 February the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam organizes a workshop on 'Sex and Science in Early Modern Europe'.
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