There is a great deal of discussion about shale gas extraction in Europe. Shale gas could be lucrative, but opponents are very worried about safety issues and groundwater pollution. As part of a major study being conducted by the European Energy Research Alliance, Linda Steg is studying public opinion on shale gas.
The weekly online video magazine Unifocus highlights topics related to the University of Groningen in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
The IEEE award is handed out to the writers of the best paper of the past two years in the field of Control Systems Technology.
The grant is for her project ‘ Cosmic ray antideuterons as a probe for new physics’.
When is sugar in fact healthy? Sugar has a bad reputation – and that's a shame, as sugar isn't always bad. Chemist Marthe Walvoort explains more in a video lecture for the Universiteit van Nederland.