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MIMS Spotlight Series: Nora meets Björn Schröder
Published: 20 Jan, 2022

Björn Schröder is group leader at MIMS and researches the interaction between diet and gut microbiota.

SNS Economic Policy Council Report 2022
Published: 20 Jan, 2022

New SNS report on Public Procurement written by, among others, Sofia Lundberg, Professor of Economics.

WASP-ED to Make Swedish Universities at the Forefront of AI Education
Published: 19 Jan, 2022

A grant of SEK 19 million from the Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation will be used to develop WASP-ED.

Data science can help environmental industries and energy users
Published: 17 Jan, 2022

Dong Wang has explored how data science can be used to gain better environmental process control strategies.

Quality of health care requires higher quality in clinical laboratories
Published: 11 Jan, 2022

Laboratory services are key factors in the delivery of quality care, shows a doctoral thesis.

Rising atmospheric CO2 concentrations globally affect photosynthesis of peat-forming mosses
Published: 04 Jan, 2022

Mosses ability to absorb carbon from the atmosphere is highly dependent on water conditons, shows a study.

Climate Impacts Research Centre receives donation of SEK 2 million
Published: 30 Dec, 2021

A private individual has chosen to bequeath two million kronor to climate research at Umeå University.

Continued on-campus education after the holidays
Published: 22 Dec, 2021

Teaching and examinations will take place on campus. Keep your distance and stay home in case of symptoms.

The vaccination centre stays on Campus Umeå
Published: 17 Dec, 2021

The vaccination centre against COVID-19 will stay on Campus Umeå until August and is open for everyone.

Curiosum is open during the Christmas break with evening film shows in the dome theatre
Published: 17 Dec, 2021

Do you feel like leaving the quiet corner of your home during the Christmas break and activate your family?

Prostate cancer medicine not a cure for COVID-19
Published: 17 Dec, 2021

A medicine that blocks testosterone does not stop COVID-19, as researchers previously had hoped.

Can and should AI systems set student grades?
Published: 15 Dec, 2021

If you are interested in AI, you are welcome to participate at Autograide Hackaton on the 19th of January.

Swelling of multi-layered graphene oxide materials studied
Published: 14 Dec, 2021

In his thesis Artem Iakunkov includes extensive studies of some fundamental properties of graphite oxides.

How to maintain gender equality through the sex chromosomes
Published: 08 Dec, 2021

Marie-Line Faucillion's research can be useful to better understand how sex chromosomes are regulated

Angelos Kostis awarded the 2020 Oscar Sillén Prize
Published: 07 Dec, 2021

For the 18th year in a row, the organization FEI awards the best Swedish thesis in Business Administration.