The project group Science, Technology and Innovation Network Groningen for Sustainability (
) in cooperation with the Rathenau Instituut, Solynta, Kramp Varsseveld and WUR, received an NWO-grant of €375.000 to research h ybride potato breeding (‘the seed-potato’) in the project
“Responsible innovation in Dutch potato breeding” . With additional funding, the amount invested in this project comes to a total of € 400.000.
STINGS is a multidisciplinary project group of the University of Groningen. It consists of scientists of the Science & Society Group (FNW) and Globalisation Studies Groningen and is supported by the Ubbo Emmius Fund.
Thursday 26 March saw the announcement that Jacquelien Scherpen, Professor of Systems and Control Engineering at the University of Groningen, has been appointed as the Captain of Science in the High-Tech Systems and Materials (HTSM) top sector. Prof...
E-bikes, school children on bikes and the elderly in traffic. Professor of Traffic Psychology Karel Brookhuis (himself almost 70) has clear opinions on the subject. Now approaching the end of a long career, he is cautiously stepping down from his soapbox...
The new In Science podcast is all about the coronavirus.
Our guest is Casper Albers, professor in Applied Statistics and Data Visualisation.