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Jet streams in Mars' magnetosheath fascinate researchers
Published: 2023-06-09

New discovery using data from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft.

Project has reduced CO2 emissions from Swedish lime kilns
Published: 2023-06-08

By introducing biofuels instead of fossil fuels in lime kilns carbon dioxide emissions have decreased.

A step closer towards cheap hydrogen
Published: 2023-06-08

New method prevents expensive precious metals from breaking down in the process when hydrogen gas is made.

Save the date: TAIGA days 11-13 October
Published: 2023-06-07

Centre for Transdisciplinary AI (TAIGA) invites researchers to our yearly event 11-13 October.

Thesis about how a mosquito-borne virus hijacks human cells
Published: 2023-06-07

A thesis reveals new insight about how the chikungunya virus builds "factories" when taking over cells.

Three prioritised research areas appointed
Published: 2023-06-07

Umeå University is investing just over SEK 50 million on three prioritised research areas.

Jennie Ekbeck at Umeå Biotech Incubator receives an honorary doctoratec
Published: 2023-06-07

The Honorary Doctor of the Year 2023 has been appointed at the Faculty of Science and Technology.

Neutrons provide unique insight into programmed cell death
Published: 2023-06-05

Neutron reflectometry gives new understanding of how a protein that removes damaged cells in the body works.

What if...the polar ice melts a little faster?
Published: 2023-06-03

Speculative fiction can inspire initiative and action on existing climate challenges.

New Master's Programme in Biomedical Engineering
Published: 2023-06-02

In autumn 2023, the Master's Programme in Biomedical Engineering will start at Umeå University.

Umeå University climbs in international sustainability ranking
Published: 2023-06-02

This is the second time Umeå University takes part in the Times Higher Education Impact Ranking.

Cancer Researcher and Comedian become New Honorary Doctors of Medicine at Umeå University
Published: 2023-06-01

Nigel Mongan and Olof Wretling will be new honorary doctors at the Faculty of Medicine .

First meeting accomplished for the new University Board
Published: 2023-05-30

The new University Board has held its first meeting and gives its views on the shortened terms of office.

Record number of master’s students attend Graduation Ceremony
Published: 2023-05-30

260 students in 43 international master's degree programmes from over 50 countries were celebrated.

Important award to one of Scandinavia’s most prominent plant science researchers
Published: 2023-05-29

Stefan Jansson is celebrated with the Bo and Barbro Hammarström Award.

Latest update: 2021-05-03