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Keith Larson Awarded the Iwan Bolin Prize
Published: 2024-04-16

Keith Larson at the Arctic Centre is the 2024 recipient of the Iwan Bolin Prize.

Early and targeted treatment is important for tackling tularemia
Published: 2024-04-16

The study supports the use of ciprofloxacin and identifies the need for more knowledge about the disease.

The Double-Edged Sword of Globalization
Published: 2024-04-15

A new project will explore the dynamics of workforce integration in Sweden's Arctic tourism sector.

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

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

IceLab opens project call for shared postdoctoral fellows
Published: 2024-04-10

Project proposals can be submitted until May 27th and an information session is available April 29th.

Questioning the Role of Arctification in Regional Development
Published: 2024-04-10

A new thesis critically examines "Arctification" and its ambiguous role in regional development.

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.

Proteomics – a powerful discovery tool
Published: 2024-04-09

André Mateus had a seminar on everything you ever wanted to know about proteomics, but never dared to ask.

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?

AI for Images and Genomes, Cancer Research at the Lunch Pitch
Published: 2024-04-02

Pitches: AI for image processing, understanding breast cancer risk and unravelling plant genome complexity.

Lung cancer does not decrease in line with reduced smoking
Published: 2024-04-02

Despite smoking has decreased, the cases of lung cancer is not decreasing as expected, shows study.

Nominate a new Vice-Chancellor of Umeå University
Published: 2024-04-02

Umeå University is now initiating the recruitment of a new vice-chancellor.

Latest update: 2021-05-03