News Utrecht University

6 December 2018
Utrecht University researchers Maarten Kleinhans, Appy Sluijs, Marleen van Rijswick and others argue that we must rigorously adapt to sea level rise.
5 December 2018
The ice on Greenland is melting faster than at any moment during the last 350 years. This is concluded from a model by Brice Noël (IMAU).
Flood New Orleans
5 December 2018
Peter Driessen and Dries Hegger from Utrecht University have written an editorial describing a system that is designed to fail safely from time to time.
Krijn de Jong
4 December 2018
De Jong is Professor of Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis at the Debye Institute for Nanomaterials Science at Utrecht University.
3 December 2018
Professor Dr Willem van Eden's research group receives 500.000 euros by ReumaNederland for developing a vaccine against rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
Luchtfoto van Utrecht Science Park
3 December 2018
The municipal council of Utrecht decided to officially change the name of the neighbourhood ‘De Uithof’ to ‘Utrecht Science Park’.
30 November 2018
29 researchers from Utrecht University are included on the list with highly cited researchers.
29 November 2018
As of 1 December 2018, Professor Dr Wieger Bakker will be appointed to the position of Dean for Lifelong learning at Utrecht University
29 November 2018
Back in time with the Utrecht Time Machine: residents asked to help
Plan S
28 November 2018
The coalition behind Plan S has published their implementation guidance, providing more detail on the rules and guidelines that researchers will have to adhere.
Lukas Kapitein
28 November 2018
An ERC Consolidator Grant of two million euros has been awarded to Lukas Kapitein, professor of Molecular and Cellular Biophysics since August 1.
Plastic Walvis met pleintje en toerist die fotografeert
26 November 2018
Soon, the Catharijnesingel near TivoliVredenburg will see the arrival of a giant plastic whale made of five tonnes of litter.
Erik van Sebille
22 November 2018
Oceanographer Erik van Sebille researches things that float in oceans: plastic, but also bacteria, fish and larvae.
overlappende iconen van persoon in rolstoel met en zonder laptop
19 November 2018
The Executive Board signs 19 November, along with other higher-education institutions, the intention declaration of the UN treaty on accessibility.
Hub: Pathways to Sustainability
16 November 2018
The Pathways to Sustainability conference will take place on 24 January 2019 at TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht.