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2011

News concerning the Faculty of Science and Engineering

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Adjusted travel guidelines regarding Japan for University of Groningen students and staff21 December 2011
Video Top-2000 avond Studium Generale20 December 2011
INCAS³ chair on Cognitive Sensor Systems20 December 2011
2011 Nobel Laureate lectures live on U4 Star Lectures12 December 2011
Best performance award for new machine learning technique12 December 2011
Universities reach general agreement09 December 2011
Vier tot acht weken te vroeg geboren: verhoogd risico op gedragsproblemen07 December 2011
New International Master’s programme Visual Impairment: Assessment and Support06 December 2011
Chemist Ben Feringa receives Van ’t Hoff medal 201102 December 2011
Beatriz Noheda appointed APS fellow02 December 2011
Home owners to pay more for dry feet01 December 2011
ERC laureates in the limelight30 November 2011
Strategic alliance between academia, courts and Public Prosecution Service28 November 2011
Astronomer Peter Barthel researches Santa books and gift wrap25 November 2011
Jan de Jeu appointed member of the Board of the University24 November 2011
Masteropleiding Geneeskunde Groningen wint NVMO Innovatieprijs24 November 2011
Municipalities receive more grants than necessary23 November 2011
Richard Dawkins guest of honour at opening of Life Sciences building18 November 2011
Metal-on-metal hip prosthesis has no advantages over other type18 November 2011
NWO-subsidies voor Groningse onderzoekers17 November 2011
Research report 'Children, children’s rights and criminal proceedings' presented17 November 2011
TOP-subsidie NWO voor onderzoek vogelzenders14 November 2011
Master your talent in Groningen14 November 2011
Reactie Rijksuniversiteit Groningen op bericht over scholierenfeesten bij studentenverenigingen11 November 2011
Nature cover story: Groningen chemists construct an electrically powered nanovehicle10 November 2011
Confidential advisors must improve professionalism07 November 2011
Center for Medical Imaging North East Netherlands van start04 November 2011
Questionnaire can identify psychoses quicker02 November 2011
Diederik Stapel Report31 October 2011
Partnership with Saint Petersburg State University renewed28 October 2011
University signs cooperation agreement with Skolkovo26 October 2011
Groningen 2011 iGEM team only Dutch team to make it to Boston finals26 October 2011
Netwerkende nachtegalen doen het zonder Twitter: boodschap zit 'm in zangstructuur en -plek26 October 2011
Minerva Prize 2011 for Maria Antonietta Loi26 October 2011
Québec Festival: theater, dans, muziek en circus uit Canada26 October 2011
‘Me and Us’ as seen by the University of Groningen Language Centre students26 October 2011
Volop belangstelling voor Cultuur in de Spiegel26 October 2011
‘Alliance for Healthy Ageing’ richt investeringsfonds voor zorginnovaties op25 October 2011
‘CSI-subsidie’ voor Bart Verheij24 October 2011
Econoom Bert Scholtens: ‘Zonder drastisch ingrijpen gaan de pensioenfondsen ten onder’21 October 2011
Open dag 30 oktober: Zpannend Zernike21 October 2011
System effects of bank crisis underestimated20 October 2011
University of Groningen signs Memorandum of Understanding with Moscow State University20 October 2011
Eight Groningen researchers receive Veni18 October 2011
Groningen physicist publishes possible answer to the faster-than-light neutrino conundrum18 October 2011
Wereldtop verouderingsonderzoek naar Groningen18 October 2011
Published in Nature Materials: Ultra-thin piezoelectrics for energy harvesting17 October 2011
Turner Zonderland vijfde op WK17 October 2011
Oktobernummer Broerstraat 5 is uit11 October 2011
Simon Stevin-prijzen 2011 uitgereikt10 October 2011
‘Dutch labour system unfavourable to unemployment’07 October 2011
Grote internationale belangstelling wetenschappers voor Gronings onderzoeksinstituut ERIBA06 October 2011
UMCG en RUG starten onderzoek naar toegang tot zorg voor jeugd04 October 2011
Gastschrijver Annejet van der Zijl over ‘Sonny Boy’ en ‘Anna’30 September 2011
Studenten beoordelen Rijksuniversiteit Groningen als de beste29 September 2011
Long-term measurements of the characteristics of carbon dioxide lead to fresh knowledge for climate research29 September 2011
More insight into unexplained somatic symptoms in adolescents28 September 2011
Viroloog Jan Wilschut vanavond in Labyrint27 September 2011
'Cabinet policy impairs Dutch economic growth capacity', says Professor Flip de Kam on FEBlog22 September 2011
Higher retirement age harms economy22 September 2011
Global premiere of new operating technique for ovarian cancer19 September 2011
Manipulative mothers subdue show-off sons15 September 2011
Smart pill furnishes hope in battle against bowel diseases and overweight14 September 2011
Prof. Peter Leeflang: ‘Marketing in practice still not profiting enough from academic research, and vice versa’13 September 2011
Jeroen Smit appointed professor of Journalism at the University of Groningen12 September 2011
Dutch dialects and their relationship to standard Dutch09 September 2011
Japan-Netherlands Student Conference08 September 2011
Executive Master of Business Valuation: Duisenberg school of finance and University of Groningen start cooperation08 September 2011
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen krijgt bijzondere leerstoelen PKN07 September 2011
Cabaretier Herman Finkers ontvangt Ubbo Emmius Penning voor maatschappelijke verdiensten06 September 2011
Rinnooy Kan (SER) and Van der Feltz (Google) to open academic year of Faculty of Economics and Business05 September 2011
Rector Magnificus Elmer Sterken: ‘From now on, the full attention of students is required’05 September 2011
Online survey to collect the views of internet users regarding personal information31 August 2011
University of Groningen to welcome 1400 international students30 August 2011
Letterenlezing door Femke Halsema29 August 2011
New academic centre strengthens link between Tsinghua University and the University of Groningen26 August 2011
Prof. Ben Feringa in Nature Nanotechnology: Control of complex nanosystems a step closer23 August 2011
Science LinX @ Noorderzon23 August 2011
High-quality climate research in the Netherlands guaranteed by ICOS-nl16 August 2011
Jet Langerak nieuwe huisdichter Rijksuniversiteit Groningen16 August 2011
Openbare lezingen en werkcolleges gastschrijver Annejet van der Zijl04 August 2011
Researchers unravel the magic of flocks of starlings04 August 2011
UMCG wil mate gevoeligheid voor COPD bij jonge en oude rokers aantonen28 July 2011
ERC grant awarded to Dr Wesley R. Browne27 July 2011
PhD students honored at European conference on operations management25 July 2011
Tweemaal Nederlands brons op Internationale Natuurkunde Olympiade18 July 2011
Nobel laureate Al Gore to open EBF Conference in Martiniplaza18 July 2011
University of Groningen coordinator Erasmus Mundus project with Argentina15 July 2011
Out now: the 2010 Annual Report13 July 2011
Two more EUR 1.5 million ERC research grants13 July 2011
Inspiring launch of Groningen Energy and Sustainability Programme12 July 2011
Koninklijke Onderscheiding voor Durk Wiersma08 July 2011
Plastisch chirurgen en genetici brengen genen ziekte van Dupuytren in kaart07 July 2011
Transformational and participatory leadership styles lead to a well-balanced, change-oriented work environment07 July 2011
Zijlstra to extend funding for top research schools Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials and NOVA06 July 2011
Sebastian Niessen best student of the year04 July 2011
Arab European University Association: building bridges in Groningen04 July 2011
Verwarring over psychisch lijden in euthanasiewet29 June 2011
Open dag terpopgraving Firdgum op zaterdag 2 juli29 June 2011
Three-dimensional structure reveals vitamin transport mechanism27 June 2011
Attention can be better directed than previously thought23 June 2011
Paramaribo’s cultural heritage brings financial worries, not unity22 June 2011
Hip replacement patients discharged sooner after minimally invasive surgery using computer navigation22 June 2011
Ab Klink en Naema Tahir spreken op symposium ‘Religie, burgerschap en integratie’21 June 2011
Lipdub Mr Blue Sky now online!17 June 2011
2nd Place in international robotic fish water polo competition16 June 2011
Gerard Heymans’ use of statistics too progressive16 June 2011
University offers training for re-examination high school15 June 2011
University of Groningen Alumnus Album Amicorum wins international prize15 June 2011
Stine Jensen Alumnus van het Jaar 201114 June 2011
Verminderde schildklierfunctie eerder vast te stellen10 June 2011
First images with the VLT Survey Telescope - VST and 268 megapixel OmegaCAM start work08 June 2011
Drukke voorbereidingen voor Groninger lipdub07 June 2011
Frans Zwarts benoemd tot hoogleraar-bestuurder University Campus Fryslân03 June 2011
Jubileum wetenschapswinkel met gratis boeken31 May 2011
Stoepkrijtpoëzie door huisdichter RUG31 May 2011
Nobelprijswinnaars op internationaal studentencongres (ISCOMS) UMCG30 May 2011
Vice President of the Board of the University, Professor Koos Duppen, passed away28 May 2011
TV-programma AdamsAppel over Wetenschap en vrouwen – Waar kom je bij uitstek vrouwen tegen?27 May 2011
Emeritus hoogleraar Hans Wijnberg overleden27 May 2011
Uitslag universitaire verkiezingen 201123 May 2011
RUG-hoogleraar Klaas Knot president van De Nederlandsche Bank20 May 2011
‘Beyond the Stars - Reis naar de oneindige ruimte’19 May 2011
Impaired insight in illness in schizophrenia patients associated with social skills18 May 2011
Ben Feringa KNAW Vice President18 May 2011
Online-onderzoek naar beleving geluidsoverlast18 May 2011
Use of computer mouse possible early indicator of learning behaviour18 May 2011
The Cold War fought out in German lecture rooms18 May 2011
Professor Koos Duppen, Vice President of the Board of the University of Groningen, receives high Royal Honour18 May 2011
Substantial grant from Technology Foundation STW for chronobiologist Martha Merrow13 May 2011
Children who hear voices over sustained period at risk of psychological problems in later life12 May 2011
Annual Review University of Groningen 2010 released10 May 2011
Groningen carbon dating fuels debate on prehistoric cave paintings10 May 2011
Prof. Oscar Kuipers to receive the ‘Simon Stevin Master’ award06 May 2011
Quality of chemistry research in the Netherlands very high – Groningen receives excellent score06 May 2011
Koninklijke onderscheidingen voor UMCG-onderzoekers03 May 2011
Start onderzoek naar liefdesverdriet bij jonge vrouwen03 May 2011
Koninklijke Onderscheiding voor prof. Charles Gielen03 May 2011
RUG-promovenda Cisca Veen in Vroege Vogels TV29 April 2011
NBIC Young investigator award for Groningen bioinformatics research28 April 2011
Pores of cell membrane more flexible than previously thought27 April 2011
Toeval bepaalt ons hele leven26 April 2011
Sound Toll Registers Online presents first results21 April 2011
Jaarlijkse examentraining VWO gestart20 April 2011
Universiteitsbibliotheek Groningen verwelkomt studenten met vuilnis12 April 2011
Open dag 'Kerk tussen instituut en beweging'12 April 2011
Gedragsfysioloog Sietse de Boer vanavond in VPRO Labyrint over zijn onderzoek naar psychopate ratten12 April 2011
Epke Zonderland Europees kampioen11 April 2011
Rubiconbeurs voor RUG-alumnus05 April 2011
Al ruim 500 inschrijvingen voor Examentraining VWO01 April 2011
Terrorist wing may lead to new security risks01 April 2011
Bij patiënten van huisarts weinig onterecht gebruik antidepressiva31 March 2011
Unicum: gemeentelijke lasten stijgen minder dan inflatie30 March 2011
Creatief scholierenonderzoek maakt kans op RUG-prijzen30 March 2011
Publieksmiddag Religie en conflict, a.s. zaterdag30 March 2011
Henk Bleker geeft startschot nieuw onderzoeksprogramma23 March 2011
Hoogleraar Kunstmatige Intelligentie Lambert Schomaker deze week in Labyrint21 March 2011
‘Dag van de francofonie’ in Groningen18 March 2011
Tuberculosis inhibitors brought closer by new target sites16 March 2011
Research into unacceptable behaviour among students: Dissolute image doesn’t fit average student09 March 2011
Team Groningse energiestudenten finalist in internationale RWE Energy Challenge09 March 2011
Zorgvoorpsyche.nl – Landelijk initiatief voor langdurige en terugkerende psychische klachten09 March 2011
Great tits also have age-related defects07 March 2011
STW grant for innovative biopharmaceuticals04 March 2011
NWO equipment grant for six Groningen researchers03 March 2011
Nanocrystals enable lower drug doses01 March 2011
Symposium 'Depressief realisme, angsthaas of zwartkijker?'01 March 2011
Chemist Kees Hummelen in Materials Science Top 1028 February 2011
Sterrenkijk-estafette in Blaauw Sterrenwacht en Kindertuin23 February 2011
EUR 5 million for highly efficient plastic solar cell research23 February 2011
Woonlasten gemiddeld 39 euro hoger22 February 2011
Tentoonstelling UB: de Latijnse bul is terug in Groningen21 February 2011
‘Universities must become more international’21 February 2011
Will Supercomputer Watson win the Jeopardy! quiz show?16 February 2011
Dr Sabrina Corbellini awarded Nicolaas Mulerius Stipendium 201116 February 2011
Universiteit op zoek naar beste profielwerkstuk15 February 2011
Molecular motor functions as switch in enantiomer-selective reactions14 February 2011
Eerste activiteit Groningen Confucius Instituut: Chinese Martial Arts Culture09 February 2011
Parkinson’s disease undermines language processing09 February 2011
Global study identifies 47 genes related to ulcerative colitis07 February 2011
Gedragsbioloog Jan Komdeur in Labyrint04 February 2011
Leerlingen leren meer Frans02 February 2011
Groningen astronomer Amina Helmi joint discoverer of new stellar stream in the Milky Way02 February 2011
Rob den Otter University of Groningen Lecturer of the Year 201001 February 2011
More fear of adultery in enforced and arranged marriages01 February 2011
Microbioloog Arnold Driessen in Labyrint31 January 2011
Professors’ Protest – digital petition28 January 2011
Public organizations could improve and reduce their overheads21 January 2011
New questionnaire helps GPs diagnose and treat asthma patients20 January 2011
New operating technique safe for cancer operations19 January 2011
Geert Boering ontvangt Sacha Tanja Penning18 January 2011
Jeugdavond in de Blaauw Sterrenwacht18 January 2011
Hibernation as anti-inflammatory agent18 January 2011
Energy Academy wil toonaangevend in Europa zijn18 January 2011
Huishoudens grote gemeenten betalen 1,3 procent meer17 January 2011
Veel animo voor examentraining VWO van Rijksuniversiteit Groningen10 January 2011
Universiteitsmuseum Groningen ontvangt aquarel Jan Wiegers10 January 2011
Filosofiesymposium voor scholieren: Rede & Religie05 January 2011
New treatment policy for hypertension late in pregnancy05 January 2011
Onderzoek naar Kröller-Müller in Het Uur van de Wolf04 January 2011
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