In the nineteenth century, Professor Sibrandus Stratingh was greatly interested in electromagnetism. Together with his instrument maker Christopher Becker, he constructed an electromagnetic vehicle which can be considered the predecessor of the electric car. Stratingh’s car is on display at the University Museum.
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Three years ago, Ben Feringa received the Nobel Prize for his work on molecular motors. After winning the Nobel Prize, Feringa traversed the globe, giving lectures on his work and sharing his vision for science. But what interesting research did his...
Prof. Roelfes receives NWO ENW-KLEIN grant of EUR 304.000
for his project ‘Time-resolved dynamics of glutamate transporters'