News Utrecht University

10 September 2018
Prof. Bert Leufkens was honoured with the Distinguished Science Award from the International Pharmaceutical Federation
Shanghai Ranking
5 September 2018
Utrecht University researchers are ranked second best worldwide in the Shanghai Ranking category Geography.
5 September 2018
Lawyer Stefan Kulk and data specialist Mirko Schäfer are critical of the 'link tax' and proposed copyright filter.
Matthias Aengenheyster ontvangt de scriptieprijs van decaan Isabel Arends
4 September 2018
In his thesis, titled “Point of No Return and Optimal Transitions in CMIP5”, Aengenheyster determined the point of no return in climate change.
3 September 2018
During the start of the academic year rector Henk Kummeling presented the Student Awards to Elizabeth Dirth and working group 'Gewoon Vega'.
Dr. Robert de Vries, Universiteit Utrecht
3 September 2018
Robert de Vries was awarded an ERC Starting Grant for research into a fundamental better vaccine for a dangerous type of flu
3 September 2018
Lectures and debate on possible consequences of sea level rise
Dr Veena Srinivasan
3 September 2018
Dr Veena Srinivasan will hold the Prince Claus Chair for her research into sustainable and inclusive food production in Asian delta regions.
Auto werpt stof op in zinderende woestijn
30 August 2018
Strong action is needed to keep warming below 2 °C, conclude Utrecht and Oxford researchers in Earth System Dynamics.
Vrouw tegen neon achtergrond
28 August 2018
How neutral is a decision that is informed by an algorithm? Janneke Gerards and Max Vetzo explain the bottlenecks.
Plantsoenendienst sproeit uitgedroogd grasveldje
27 August 2018
A few days of rain is not sufficient to beat the drought, explains drought expert Niko Wanders from Utrecht University.
Portretfoto Tryfonidou
24 August 2018
There still is no adequate treatment or medication for this. Professor of Regenerative Orthopedics Marianna Tryfonidou wants to change that.
20 August 2018
iGEM is a student competition in synthetic biology, where students compete to build a synthetic biological system that can serve humanity in a useful way.
20 August 2018
With EPO as a showcase, the researchers foresee that their method will generally enable the development and production of custom-designed biological medicines.
Kees van Deemter
16 August 2018
How can you convert data like formulas, sensor readings or weather forecasts into text?