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15 September 2015
The heirs of Dutch author Simon Vestdijk have donated some music pieces composed by the author and his library to Utrecht University Library
14 September 2015
Many Dutch businesses are not yet ready to meet the two-degree target, but researchers at Utrecht University can offer some tools to assist.
11 September 2015
Recently the European Commission has selected POWER as one of its Horizon 2020 projects.
9 September 2015
The Executive Board of Utrecht University has appointed Prof. Dr Maarten Hajer as Professor of Urban Futures in the Faculty of Geosciences.
Prof. dr. Franciska de Jong - foto: Eric Brinkhorst
9 September 2015
The appointment strengthens the Utrecht expertise in Digital Humanities.
7 September 2015
Researchers from Utrecht University conclude that the implementation of heat pumps is only really effective when the agreement is fully addressed.
7 September 2015
Research by Utrecht University has found that the roles of installers and SME construction companies in the Netherlands are severely depressed.
Albert Visser
5 September 2015
Visser is one of the foremost logicians of our time. The 'Visser Rules' are named after him.
Collage Universiteitsbibliotheek Uithof en Universiteitsbibliotheek Binnenstad na verbouwing in zomer 2015
3 September 2015
Now the renovations have almost been completed the University Library is ready for the new academic year.
Opening academisch jaar EUR, Beatrice de Graaf - foto: Michelle Muus
1 September 2015
What role does the scientist play, and how can politics and institutional settings facilitate this role?
Recensent voor Vrouwen Bijzondere Collecties
31 August 2015
In the depositories of the University Library a remarkable reader's guide for women, an 18th-century journal, has been recovered. Read all about it now.
Prof. Albert Heck en Prof. Geert-Jan Boons
28 August 2015
The American Chemical Society has honoured prof. Albert Heck en prof. Geert-Jan Boons with prestigious awards.
25 August 2015
On 9 September, Marcel Kooij will defend his dissertation on the influence of telephone contact on therapy adherence in different medication
prof. Roos Masereeuw
18 August 2015
Masereeuw is an expert in the field of renal pharmacology. She leads her field internationally with her research into a bioartificial kidney.
11 August 2015
Scientists have successfully managed to differentiate the ‘roads’ inside the thin endings of nerve cells using superresolution light microscopy.