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Unique field study on fire-impacted forests
Published: 2024-04-19

During the unusually dry year of 2018, Sweden was hit by numerous forest fires.

New understanding of energy losses in emerging light source
Published: 2024-04-18

A new method for measuring efficiency losses gives a breakthrough in the development of new light sources.

Understanding climate warming impacts on carbon release from the tundra
Published: 2024-04-17

A new major study shows that the effects of climate change could be stronger than previously thought.

Hannah's research on biased AI
Published: 2024-04-14

Hanna Devinney defends their thesis on biased AI on 18 April 2024.

Pär Byström new director of Climate Impacts Research Centre
Published: 2024-04-10

Pär Byström wants to develop one of the world's leading centers for climate research in the Arctic.

The mysterious black box of AI has been opened by Umeå professor
Published: 2024-04-08

Professor Kary Främling can explain results, actions or recommendations made by the majority of AI systems.

Prejudices favour neither students nor the IT industry
Published: 2024-04-04

Getting more women and non-binary people to understand the opportunities in IT is a priority.

Hitchhikers on plastic particles
Published: 2024-04-04

Freshwater microbes hitchhike with plastic particles to the sea. Does it affect microbes in seawater?

SPPS awards Stefan Jansson for his contributions to plant science
Published: 2024-03-22

Stefan Jansson receives a prize from the Scandinavian Plant Physiology Society

EU project develops technology for the green transition of the cement industry
Published: 2024-03-21

Umeå University is paving the way for a sustainable future by electrifying the cement and lime industry.

Latest update: 2022-11-03