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Funding for new 3 year research project on AI-based automation
Published: 2024-01-30

A new research project is investigating how AI-based automation affects safety in forestry.

Together we stand stronger
Published: 2024-01-30

Raman Preet, receives the 2023 Equal Opportunities Award at the Faculty of Medicine.

Inspiring breadth at Huminfra's first conference
Published: 2024-01-29

A well-stocked smorgasbord from the infrastructure's wide range of activities.

Skogsungdomarna – New Initiative for Young Forest Enthusiasts
Published: 2024-01-26

Read about Skogsungdomarna – a meeting place for young people interested in forests in Västerbotten.

Lifelong damage from bacterial meningitis
Published: 2024-01-24

It affects one in three children, according to a study in which two researchers in Umeå participated.

Daily vocal training necessary for mating males
Published: 2024-01-24

Females are picky listeners who prefer males who do not cheat with daily vocal training, is shown in study.

ERC Starting Grant to physics researcher for innovative data storage
Published: 2024-01-24

Nicolò Maccaferri wants to create hard drives that work like 'time machines'.

Plan for prioritised research area on the brain
Published: 2024-01-23

The plan is ready for the area concerning the brain and learning.

Zebrafish's eye muscles can provide help against diseases
Published: 2024-01-22

Studies of zebrafish provide clues for new treatments for human muscle diseases, according to a thesis.

New knowledge about the virulence and resistance of hospital superbug
Published: 2024-01-22

Bacterial pili increase virulence and form biofilm structures that strengthen antibiotic tolerance.

AI Policy Lab starts at Umeå University
Published: 2024-01-18

Towards the responsible implementation and use of artificial intelligence.

Stefan Jansson receives award for excellent research communication
Published: 2024-01-16

Plant scientist Stefan Jansson has been involved for decades in the debate on genetically modified crops.

EU grants EUR 9.4 million to Umeå University's research
Published: 2024-01-16

Thirteen research projects, ranging from algae to digital merits, can look forward to funding from the EU.

Former cult members' beliefs affect health care contacts
Published: 2024-01-15

A dissertation points out that many partly remain in the sect's ideology and view of themselves.

Nordic perspectives on digitization and digital competence in education are highlighted in a new book
Published: 2024-01-09

Sara Willermark, Anders D. Olofsson och J. Ola Lindberg are editors of the book published by Routledge.