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The need for long time series
The need for long time series

The UN report on oceans and climate is based on long time data series. Umeå University contributes to these.

Targeted Gene Modification in Animal Pathogenic Chlamydia
Targeted Gene Modification in Animal Pathogenic Chlamydia

MIMS researchers for the first time performed targeted gene mutation in the zoonotic pathogen Chlamydia.

Umeå Institute of Design takes top spot in Red Dot Ranking
Umeå Institute of Design takes top spot in Red Dot Ranking

For the fourth year in a row, Umeå Institute of Design occupies top position on the Red Dot Design Ranking.

Visit by distinguished alumni
Visit by distinguished alumni

October 4th, Helena Helmersson, COO at H&M group, will visit USBE.

Peter Sköld aims to contribute to EU’s Arctic policy at high-level meeting in Umeå
Peter Sköld aims to contribute to EU’s Arctic policy at high-level meeting in Umeå

His hope is that the EU Arctic Forum results in greater aspirations in Arctic-related issues.

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Third in Sweden on number of applicants per place
Published: 15 Aug, 2018

Umeå University is top three in Sweden on the number of qualified first choice applicants to this...

Expert in chemistry education becomes honorary doctor
Published: 19 Jun, 2018

Ilka Parchmann, Professor and Vice President at Kiel University, has been appointed the 2018...

Honorary doctors in the fields of ecology and physics
Published: 20 Jun, 2011

The Faculty of Science and Technology has appointed two honorary doctors for 2011: Professor...

Breakthrough research in environmental chemistry is celebrated after 27 years
Published: 12 Feb, 2015

Terry Bidleman, Visiting Professor at the Department of Chemistry, was one of the first...

Umeå Institute of Design ranked best in the world
Published: 12 Sep, 2016

Both the prestigious Red Dot and iF rank Umeå Institute of Design (UID) at Umeå University as the...

New professor with a passion for architecture in areas of political change and social deprivation
Published: 20 Sep, 2016

Professor Robert Mull, with a background as an architect, teacher, activist, and former Dean of t...

Architecture students take on community project
Published: 03 Mar, 2017

A festival in the Norwegian island municipality of Træna kicks off a project on rural and communi...

Biochemist and metabolomics researcher take honorary roles at Umeå University
Published: 12 Jun, 2017

Björn O. Nilsson, biochemist and CEO of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA),...

New Professors at the Faculty inaugurated in 2017
Published: 27 Nov, 2017

Five new professors were inaugurated in 2017.

Methods to handle troublesome operator functions
Published: 15 Jan, 2018

Operator functions are used to describe many important processes in science. When things like...

Large grant to Umeå Institute of Design for research on how we are affected by our digital things
Published: 29 Jan, 2018

Since we can’t exactly ‘look under the hood’ anymore on all the digital things we use in everyday...

Industrial Doctoral School: useful and collaborative
Published: 12 Apr, 2018

The Industrial Doctoral School is now kicking off 12 new doctoral projects with 10 new industrial partners.

Spaceships and Recycling Tips at UID18 – Umeå Institute of Design’s Degree Exhibition
Published: 24 May, 2018

On May 31– June 1, graduates present their degree projects at Umeå Institute of Design’s yearly exhibition