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Faculty of Science and Technology

Our Faculty has 3 300 full-time students, around 200 doctoral students and a strong research. The eleven departments of the faculty comprises research and education within chemistry, physics, computer science, mathematics, tehnology, teaching, architecture and industrial design.

Latest news

Arctic lakes and rivers can lose the diversity of freshwater species
Arctic lakes and rivers can lose the diversity of freshwater species

Climate change threatesn the Arctic freshwater ecosystems according to a new report published in May.

The Kempe Foundation issues major funding for integrated structural biology
The Kempe Foundation issues major funding for integrated structural biology

A large grant from Kempe initiates a postdoctoral programme to stimulate bold structural biology research.

An additional 20 million on AI competence
An additional 20 million on AI competence

An additional SEK 20 million is invested by the Government in AI competence.

Latest features

The Industrial Doctoral School gave new perspectives
The Industrial Doctoral School gave new perspectives

What happened to physician Steven Shen after graduating from the Industrial Doctoral School?

A lunar project aiming for the moon
A lunar project aiming for the moon

Umeå Lunar Venture will put Umeå University on the map by sending a measuring equipment to the moon.

Events

Why is honey good?
Today
27
May
Why is honey good?
Time Today 10:00 - 17:00 Today 10:00 - 17:00
Place KB.F3.01 Stora Fokusrummet, KBC
Lecture. Journalist and bee product / medicinal herb expert Alexandra de Paoli comes to Umeå University with a talk to the public - in two different languages
Snow Leopard Conservation in a changing world
Today
27
May
Snow Leopard Conservation in a changing world
Time Today 13:00 - 15:00 Today 13:00 - 15:00
Place Lilla hörsalen, KBC building
Lecture. Biology student Sherry Young tells about conservation of snow leopards in Kyrgyzstan. The lecture is given in English.
Dissertation: Robin Sandström, Physics
Tue
28
May
Dissertation: Robin Sandström, Physics
Time 10:15 - 13:15 28 May 10:15 - 13:15
Place Naturvetarhuset, N460
Dissertation. Innovations in Nanomaterials for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells.

June

2019 - Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements
Wed
12
Jun
2019 - Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements
Time 13:00 - 15:00 12 June 13:00 - 15:00
Place KB.E3.03 Carl Kempe sal, KBC-building
Lecture. The International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements will be celebrated with three Keynote lectures during the Oorgandagarna Conference
Dissertation: Juan Carlos Araujo Cabarcas , Computational Science
Thu
13
Jun
Dissertation: Juan Carlos Araujo Cabarcas , Computational Science
Time 13:00 - 16:00 13 June 13:00 - 16:00
Place MIT-building, MA121
Dissertation. Dissertation: Juan Carlos Araujo Cabarcas, Computational Science

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Science outreach events
Science outreach events

Umeå University researchers disseminate their research outside the University through various events.

Collaborate with us
Collaborate with us

Our faculty works actively to develop its interaction with the surrounding community.