News Utrecht University

Ferjan Ormeling
25 September 2017
In the past week, the Utrecht-based retired professor Ferjan Ormeling was the president of a UN conference on geographical names in New York.
21 September 2017
Store chain HEMA has announced to discontinue sex indications in children's clothing: no more “boys” or “girls” departments, but simply “kids”.
Piet Gros neemt het applaus in ontvangst na de uitreiking van de ECN 'Medal in Gold'
19 September 2017
Piet Gros has been awarded the Gregori Aminoff Prize in Crystallography and the ECN 'Medal in Gold'
Gunther Cornelissen Westerdijk Award 2017
19 September 2017
Appointed head of the department of Mathematics in 2015, Gunther immediately recognized that encouraging diversity would be an important part of his duties.
Pathways to Sustainability
19 September 2017
Robinson is a leading academic who engages in problem-driven interdisciplinarity in which research participants work in tandem with partners in the community.
19 September 2017
The RIVM, Utrecht University and the Utrecht Science Park Foundation will soon open the USP Innovatielab Leefomgeving (Living Environment Innovation Lab).
18 September 2017
According to scientists at Utrecht University, hydropower could provide enough electricity to supply almost half of the world.
Uitzicht gletjser
13 September 2017
Even if the planet only warms up by 1.5 degrees Celsius one-third of all Asian glaciers will have melted by 2100
Pillen zijn gebruiksonvriendelijk
12 September 2017
The user-friendliness of medical drugs needs to improve considerably. Pharmaceutical researcher Kim Notenboom of Utrecht University says this.
Spinoza laureates posing with state secretary
12 September 2017
Professors Albert Heck and Alexander van Oudenaarden were presented with the Spinoza Prize by State Secretary Sander Dekker
Paula Perez Pardo
11 September 2017
PhD candidate Paula Perez Pardo shows that certain nutritional supplements can inhibit the occurrence and symptoms of Parkinson’s disease in mice.
Erik Jagroep
8 September 2017
PhD candidate Erik Jagroep developed a dashboard that shows the energy consumption of software.
Scriptieprijs Graduate School of Natural Sciences
7 September 2017
Staps studied the distances between points in networks, aiming to calculate the maximum distance between two points in ‘hyperbolic random graphs’.
6 September 2017
Prof. Sonja de Leeuw (professor of Dutch television culture in international context) has been invited to join the Academia Europaea.
Roos Ykema, winnaar studentenprijs.
4 September 2017
During the opening of the academic year, Rector Magnificus Bert van der Zwaan awarded the student prizes to Maarten Bransen and Roos Ykema.

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