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Gaining new experience through a doctoral student exchange in South Korea
Gaining new experience through a doctoral student exchange in South Korea

Helena, PhD at IDS, experiences life in South Korea through an exchange with Hanyang University.

Testing designed carbon materials to purify wastewater
Testing designed carbon materials to purify wastewater

Mirva shows that the capacity of the tested carbon materials to separate organic water pollution was low.

Seed money sows seeds for new doctoral students at the Industrial Doctoral School for Research and Innovation
Seed money sows seeds for new doctoral students at the Industrial Doctoral School for Research and Innovation

Seed money are granted by the IDS with the goal that the researchers applies for a new doctoral student.

Space physicists target comets
Space physicists target comets

Space physicists at Umeå University develop measuring instruments for the spaceship Comet Interceptor.

Researchers are listening to the breath of streams
Researchers are listening to the breath of streams

Researchers have delevoped method using sound recordings to estimate gas exchange in waters.

Investing SEK 100 million in AI
Investing SEK 100 million in AI

The University is investing long-term on research in artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous systems.

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Student at Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics is Global Swede 2019
Published: 22 May, 2019

Munashe Chivaura is Umeå University's Global Swede 2019

The Kempe Foundation issues major funding for integrated structural biology
Published: 17 May, 2019

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

An additional 20 million on AI competence
Published: 13 May, 2019

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

PhD students with a focus on cloud computing
Published: 10 May, 2019

PhD students attended a two-day course in cloud computing.

New strategy may improve tuberculosis treatment
Published: 09 May, 2019

An American-Umeå team shows in PNAS a molecule that prevents resistance to antibiotic treating tuberculosis.

Just One-Third of the World’s Longest Rivers Remain Free-Flowing
Published: 08 May, 2019

A study in Nature shows new global assessment of the planet’s remaining free-flowing rivers.

Snoring causes injuries and prevention of healing in the upper airways
Published: 23 Apr, 2019

Vibrations caused by snoring can lead to injuries in the upper airways and swallowing dysfunction.

Skytteanska samfundet prize to Nils Skoglund
Published: 18 Apr, 2019

Kungl. Skytteanska Samfundet has chosen to give Nils Skoglund the organisation’s prize of SEK 40,000.

High Greenhouse gas emissions from Western Siberian lakes
Published: 11 Apr, 2019

A study by CIRC in Nature Communications shows that CO2-emissions from Western Siberia lakes are high.

Collaboration with industry generates funding for solar energy researchers
Published: 09 Apr, 2019

Kempe Foundations grants SEK 700,000 to world-class spectrophotometer for the Department of Physics.

Exciting projects presented at start-up of sixth intake of industrial doctoral students
Published: 09 Apr, 2019

A new batch of IDS students are getting together for a two-day workshop.

IDS celebrates 10-year jubilee and continues to strive upwards
Published: 09 Apr, 2019

Umeå University’s Industrial Doctoral School (IDS) is celebrating its first decade of successful activities.

Doctoral student selected for Nobel meeting in Germany
Published: 04 Apr, 2019

Together with other young scientists Casper de Lichtenberg will meet with Nobel laureates in Germany.

Three new WCMM Fellows at the Faculty of Medicine
Published: 29 Mar, 2019

New group leaders will conduct research on brain tumors, prostate cancer and antimicrobial resistance

Umeå researcher receives Prince Albert II of Monaco Award
Published: 28 Mar, 2019

Joacim Rocklöv has been awarded the 2019 Prince Albert II of Monaco – Institut Pasteur Award.