News Utrecht University

Professor Joshua Coon
18 September 2018
Professor Coon is one of the most prominent researchers in Proteomics worldwide.
Bruidspaar met ruzie. Fotocredits: iStock
18 September 2018
Numbers show that one in three married couples will have a divorce. Catrin Finkenauer, who researches relationships, youth and messy divorces, explains why.
Alle laureaten van de Spinoza- en Stevinpremies 2018
12 September 2018
Cell biologist Anna Akhmanova and historian Beatrice de Graaf were presented with the highest distinctions awarded in Dutch science
Schematische weergave van een magnon of spingolf
12 September 2018
The main component of rust is a cheap and promising material for ICT applications with low excess heating at increased speeds, physicist demonstrate.
10 September 2018
Prof. Bert Leufkens was honoured with the Distinguished Science Award from the International Pharmaceutical Federation
Shanghai Ranking
5 September 2018
Utrecht University researchers are ranked second best worldwide in the Shanghai Ranking category Geography.
5 September 2018
Lawyer Stefan Kulk and data specialist Mirko Schäfer are critical of the 'link tax' and proposed copyright filter.
Matthias Aengenheyster ontvangt de scriptieprijs van decaan Isabel Arends
4 September 2018
In his thesis, titled “Point of No Return and Optimal Transitions in CMIP5”, Aengenheyster determined the point of no return in climate change.
Dr. Robert de Vries, Universiteit Utrecht
3 September 2018
Robert de Vries was awarded an ERC Starting Grant for research into a fundamental better vaccine for a dangerous type of flu
3 September 2018
Lectures and debate on possible consequences of sea level rise
Dr Veena Srinivasan
3 September 2018
Dr Veena Srinivasan will hold the Prince Claus Chair for her research into sustainable and inclusive food production in Asian delta regions.
Auto werpt stof op in zinderende woestijn
30 August 2018
Strong action is needed to keep warming below 2 °C, conclude Utrecht and Oxford researchers in Earth System Dynamics.
Vrouw tegen neon achtergrond
28 August 2018
How neutral is a decision that is informed by an algorithm? Janneke Gerards and Max Vetzo explain the bottlenecks.
Plantsoenendienst sproeit uitgedroogd grasveldje
27 August 2018
A few days of rain is not sufficient to beat the drought, explains drought expert Niko Wanders from Utrecht University.
Portretfoto Tryfonidou
24 August 2018
there still is no adequate treatment or medication for this. Professor of Regenerative Orthopedics Marianna Tryfonidou wants to change that.