News Utrecht University

20 February 2019
In his lecture at the Royal Institution in London, Bert Weckhuysen explains how catalysis research can contribute to a cleaner world.
Lage waterstand Waal
20 February 2019
Global warming of 2°C will cause more extreme hydrological situations on earth, Utrecht University and KNMI researchers conclude.
15 February 2019
Prof. Louk Vanderschuren talks about his contribution as researcher at Veterinary Medicine to the interdisciplinary theme 'Healthy play, better coping'
15 February 2019
Utrecht researchers have demonstrated that a mini-organ grown outside the body can be used to predict the effectiveness of drugs.
14 February 2019
Utrecht researchers’ discovery marks a step towards developing medicines to prevent Salmonella.
Luchtfoto USP De Uithof
14 February 2019
UU has now opted for the following guiding principles when designing, building and managing university property: healthy, energy-generating and circular.
14 February 2019
“We want to employ the greenhouse gas CO2 as a renewable feedstock.”
14 February 2019
Physical geographer Philip Minderhoud has studied soil subsidence in the Mekong delta. He will defend his dissertation on 15 February.
Computer punch card detail. Foto: Flickr/NeilHester
13 February 2019
The Dataworkplace connects the world of governments with the world of research and education.
12 February 2019
Sanne Verdoorn will defend her PhD thesis ‘Clinical medication review: one step beyond’ on 13 March.
5 February 2019
Naomi Ellemers has received the Career Contribution Award. "Notwithstanding, I'm familiar with the downside of such awards as well."
4 February 2019
Report and video registration of the Pathways to Sustainability conference 2019 with memorable keynotes by Diederik Samsom and Harvard Prof Sheila Jasanoff.
Gamende studenten
4 February 2019
Students from Utrecht University and University of the Arts Utrecht (HKU) get a week to make serious games about sustainability issues.
4 February 2019
Utrecht University’s Clinic for Companion Animal Health fitted a dog with a new 3D-printed skull roof following the removal of a tumour.
31 January 2019
The award from the Utrecht University Fund is granted to Hester den Ruijter, UMC Utrecht.