News Utrecht University

Prof. dr. Franciska de Jong - foto: Eric Brinkhorst
25 June 2015
De Jong succeeds Steven Krauwer as director of the governing body of Common Language Resources and Technology Infrastructure (CLARIN).
24 June 2015
Hans Clevers, professor in Molecular genetics at Utrecht University, receives The McEwen Award for Innovation together with Irving Weissman (Stanford).
Bron: NASA
24 June 2015
Under certain circumstances Mars contains meltwater, which causes debris flows to occur at Earth-like frequencies and magnitudes, concludes Tjalling de Haas.
22 June 2015
Cyclists in the Netherlands live on average six months longer than their non-biking counterparts, researchers found.
Prof. dr. Frans Brom
19 June 2015
Brom, Professor of Ethics of Technology Assessment, has been appointed as secretary/director of the Dutch Scientific Council for Government Policy.
18 June 2015
In order to ensure that breeders can breed healthier dogs, the centre developed an objective system of measurement that charts the state of each breeds health.
18 June 2015
Scientists from Utrecht and Vietnam are working closely together to identify the causes of subsidence of the Mekong Delta.
Er bestaan meerdere 'woordenboeken' voor de communicatie tussen eiwitten.
15 June 2015
A team of researchers has succeeded in combining five dictionaries for the communication between proteins in our body into one complete dictionary.
Prof. dr. Birgit Meyer
12 June 2015
The Spinoza prize, the most prestigious academic awards in the Netherlands, consists of 2.5 million euros to conduct research.
Visie VSNU
11 June 2015
The Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) has presented its strategic vision for education.
10 June 2015
More than one hundred and twenty researchers from Utrecht University gathered during the Urban Futures: Climate and Resources Sustainability Symposium.
10 June 2015
Geoscientists from Utrecht University have created an online calculator that estimates the location of almost every place on earth up to 200 million years ago.
Boompje groeit uit geld, funding
10 June 2015
The Center for Game Research has launched the first call for seed money proposals, with a budget of 70.000€.
Marianne Knoester met haar cheque en rechts juryvoorzitter prof.dr. Gerard van Koten
2 June 2015
Knoester received the award for her research proposal ‘Fractals in Graphene’
2 June 2015
The 'Level Up' conference in Utrecht in 2003 is still regarded as the actual birth of the new discipline of Game Research.