Latest news releases

  1. 26/05/2017

    Credits Riyaad Minty

    When crowdfunding is Sharia compliant

    Starting at the bottom, creating a tangible project, sharing and limiting risk. This is what crowdfunding and Islamic finance is all about when they c…

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  2. 26/05/2017

    In einem Labor im Zentrum für Angewandte Forschung (ZAF) der Uni Jena bestückt Chemiker Renzo Paulus einen Synthese- und Formulierungsroboter. Dieser kommt bei der Herstellung maßgeschneiderter Nanopartikel zum Einsatz, die pharmazeutische Wirkstoffe an ihr Ziel bringen sollen. (Foto: Jan-Peter Kasper/FSU)

    „PolyTarget“: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft fördert neuen Sonderforschungsbereich an der Uni Jena mit rund zehn Millionen Euro

    Woher weiß die Kopfschmerztablette eigentlich wo der Kopf ist? Und wie gelangt der Wirkstoff aus dem Magen genau dort hin? Diese einfachen, wie zuglei…

    Friedrich Schiller University Jena

  3. 26/05/2017

    ParAid Transporter+

    New stretcher to prevent baby deaths in ambulances

    Academics and industry partners in Birmingham are developing a new device that will ensure newborn babies could survive in the event of a crash in an…

    Birmingham City University

  4. 26/05/2017

    Millions in funding for TU Dresden

    TU Dresden is going to establish two new Collaborative Research Centres (CRC) and an additional CRC with TUD participation will be continued, the Germ…

    Technische Universitaet Dresden

  5. 26/05/2017

    Erika Parn 2

    Advanced digital techniques transform global homes, cities and transport networks

    Merging advanced digital building techniques can transform infrastructure and communities, from international tourist hotspots to slums and shanty t…

    Birmingham City University

  6. 26/05/2017

    Researching towards a more efficient hydrogen production: Stefan Barwe and his colleagues © RUB, Kramer

    Self-healing catalyst films for hydrogen production

    Peer reviewed paper

    Chemists at the Centre for Electrochemical Sciences at Ruhr-Universität Bochum have developed a catalyst with self-healing properties. Under the chall…


Forthcoming events

  1. 04/07/2017

    Inaugural Lecture: Diabetes and Depression: A Tale of Three Cities

    The link between diabetes and psychosocial problems such as depression, will be highlighted by Professor Cathy Lloyd in her inaugural lecture on Tuesd…

    Open University

  2. 20/06/2017


    Inaugural lecture: Virtual worlds for real experiences

    Professor Shailey Minocha’s inaugural lecture on Virtual worlds for real experiences is on Tuesday 20 June. Shailey Minocha is a Professor in the Fa…

    Open University

  3. 01/06/2017 — 02/06/2017

    Combating unemployment: strengthening the entrepreneurial spirit in youth

    Work scientists at Ruhr-Universität Bochum, together with business didactics experts at University Duisburg-Essen, looked into ways of strengthening t…


  4. 24/05/2017

    From feeding the city to researching a country in turmoil: PhD graduates return to share their research

    The past is present in the next Doctoral Inaugural Lectures at the University of Leicester on Wednesday 24 May as PhD students from Archaeology and Mu…

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