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Science outreach events

Umeå University researchers disseminate their knowledge and their research outside the University through various events and public lectures.

In our calendar, you can read about upcoming public lectures.

Upcoming defences of doctoral theses

Karin Kockum – Imaging and functional medicine
Fri
29
May
Karin Kockum – Imaging and functional medicine
Time 09:00 - 12:00 29 May 09:00 - 12:00
Place Assembly hall, Östersund hospital
Dissertation. Imaging in idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus, The value of structured radiological evaluation.
Frida Torell, Computational science and engineering with a focus on physics
Fri
29
May
Frida Torell, Computational science and engineering with a focus on physics
Time 10:00 - 13:00 29 May 10:00 - 13:00
Place KBC, KBE301 - Lilla hörsalen.
Dissertation. Multivariate data analysis of metabolomic multi-tissue samples.
Louise Öhlund – psychiatry
Fri
29
May
Louise Öhlund – psychiatry
Time 13:00 - 16:00 29 May 13:00 - 16:00
Place Assembly hall, Sunderby hospital, Luleå
Dissertation. Factors affecting the pharmacological treatment of bipolar disorder.

June

Alexandre De Spiegeleer, Experimental Physics
Tue
2
Jun
Alexandre De Spiegeleer, Experimental Physics
Time 09:00 - 12:00 2 June 09:00 - 12:00
Place Umeå University, Naturvetarhuset N360
Dissertation. There and back again... An Earth magneto-tale: Understanding plasma flows in the magnetotail.
Petter Lundberg, Experimental Physics
Fri
5
Jun
Petter Lundberg, Experimental Physics
Time 09:00 - 13:00 5 June 09:00 - 13:00
Place MIT-huset, MA121.
Dissertation. Light for a brighter morrow.
Annika Winsnes – Surgery
Fri
5
Jun
Annika Winsnes – Surgery
Time 09:00 - 12:00 5 June 09:00 - 12:00
Place library surgeon, University Hospital, Umeå
Dissertation. Evaluating an experimental model consecutive to abdominal wall hernia repair outcome.
Harsha Ravi Shankar, Chemistry
Mon
8
Jun
Harsha Ravi Shankar, Chemistry
Time 09:00 - 12:00 8 June 09:00 - 12:00
Place KBC, KBE301 - Lilla hörsalen.
Dissertation. Characterization of ATP-dependent protein dynamics under native-like conditions.
Chanaka Mannapperuma, Computational Science
Thu
11
Jun
Chanaka Mannapperuma, Computational Science
Time 09:00 - 13:00 11 June 09:00 - 13:00
Place Stora hörsalen, KBC, KB3B1.
Dissertation. Mänskliga-datorinteraktion principer för utveckling av webb-baserade resurser för genomik.
Veronica Lundberg – Physiotherapy
Fri
12
Jun
Veronica Lundberg – Physiotherapy
Time 09:00 - 12:00 12 June 09:00 - 12:00
Place Bergasalen, University Hospital, Umeå
Dissertation. Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Health-related quality of life and participation in healthcare encounters.
Bastian Schiffthaler, Plant Molecular Biology
Fri
12
Jun
Bastian Schiffthaler, Plant Molecular Biology
Time 13:00 - 17:00 12 June 13:00 - 17:00
Place KBC, KBE303 - Stora hörsalen .
Dissertation. Embracing the Data Flood: Integrating Diverse Data to Improve Phenotype Association Discovery in Forest Trees.
Jean Claude Nzayisenga, Plant Physiology
Mon
15
Jun
Jean Claude Nzayisenga, Plant Physiology
Time 10:00 - 14:00 15 June 10:00 - 14:00
Place KBC, KBE301 - Lilla hörsalen.
Dissertation. Autotrophic and heterotrophic culture of nordic microalgae in wastewater for lipid production.
Rakel Nyrén – Physiological Chemistry
Mon
15
Jun
Rakel Nyrén – Physiological Chemistry
Time 13:00 - 16:00 15 June 13:00 - 16:00
Place 5B, big assembly hall
Dissertation. Localization of Lipoprotein Lipase in Mouse Pancreas, Kidney and Placenta - Metabolic Disturbances on Cellular Distribution and Activity Regulation.

September

CANCELLED! Junia Joffer – Public Health
Fri
4
Sep
CANCELLED! Junia Joffer – Public Health
Time 09:00 - 12:00 4 September 09:00 - 12:00
Place Lecture hall, Falu Hospital
Dissertation. Health for future. Self-rated health and social status among adolescents
Gabriel Granåsen – Medical technology
Fri
4
Sep
Gabriel Granåsen – Medical technology
Time 13:00 - 16:00 4 September 13:00 - 16:00
Place Lecture room 933, University hospital, Umeå
Dissertation. Patient stratification and treatment effects in diseases with disturbed cardiac function.
Linda Rankin – Pharmacology
Fri
11
Sep
Linda Rankin – Pharmacology
Time 09:00 - 12:00 11 September 09:00 - 12:00
Place Triple Helix, University management building
Dissertation. Chronic pain - From the study of student attitudes and preferences to the in vitro investigation of a novel treatment strategy.
Johan Fahlman, Environmental Science
Fri
11
Sep
Johan Fahlman, Environmental Science
Time 10:00 - 14:00 11 September 10:00 - 14:00
Place KB.E3.01 Lilla hörsalen, KBC-huset.
Dissertation. Fate and effects of behavior modifying pharmaceuticals in boreal freshwater.
Itay Zamir – Pediatrics
Fri
18
Sep
Itay Zamir – Pediatrics
Time 09:00 - 12:00 18 September 09:00 - 12:00
Place Information will come later
Dissertation. Hyperglycemia, nutrition and health outcomes in preterm infants.