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Time: Wed 2019-09-18 12.15 - 13.00 Location: Sydöstra galleriet/South East Gallery Type of event: Popular science lectures A lunch lecture on how we can build and live in a sustainable way.
Scientists have developed a new type of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique to provide doctors with more reliable information about breast cancer.
Fredrik Almqvist, Professor in organic chemistry at Umeå University, and his American research colleague Christina Stallings, receive SEK 24 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for research for combating infections of the most common type of tuberculosis bacteria.
Since we can’t exactly ‘look under the hood’ anymore on all the digital things we use in everyday life, how do we know what these things are actually doing? And why do they seem to know so much about us anyway? A recent Wallenberg Foundation grant of SEK 4.5 million has been awarded to Umeå Institute of Design’s Heather Wiltse and Johan Redström to try to answer some of these questions.
Imagine a future where food waste has become a key source of energy instead of adding to our carbon footprint. What if billions of expectant mothers in developing countries could get access to safe surgery during childbirth? Could it be that we already know what space tourism will look like in 2040? On May 31– June 1, graduates present their degree projects at Umeå Institute of Design’s yearly exhibition, UID18 - Design Talks & Degree Show.
Kungl. Skytteanska Samfundet has chosen to give researcher Nils Skoglund the organisation’s prize of SEK 40,000, designated for “a young well-deserving researcher at Umeå University’s Faculty of Science and Technology”. The prize will be awarded at Umeå University’s annual ceremony in October.
Transient–state operation of an anoxic biotrickling filter for H2S removal
Tribocorrosion behaviour of two low-alloy steel grades in simulated waste solution