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Results: 81 - 100 of 417
  • 30 Oct 2017
    Apply for the ACE Incubation Program Sustainable Chemistry

    The Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry invites Master students, PhD students and postdocs to compete for participation in the ACE Incubation Program focussing on Sustainable Chemistry. The winner of the ...

  • 27 Oct 2017
    AkzoNobel and UvA: on quest for the perfect paint

    Jitte Flapper, R&D team leader at AkzoNobel, is on a quest to find the perfect paint: easily applicable and not harmful to the environment or to the painter’s health. Collaboration with UvA's Van 't Hoff Institute ...

  • 2 Oct 2017
    Barlaeus dinner Amsterdam Green Campus

    On Monday, 18 September 2017 the Barlaeus dinner about the Amsterdam Green Campus took place in the Allard Pierson Museum of Amsterdam. During the dinner various topics were discussed, such as Green Environment, ...

  • 2 Oct 2017
    ERC 10 Year’s Anniversary Event

    On Thursday, 7 September 2017 the European Research Council 10 year’s anniversary event took place in the Koninklijke Groote Industrieele Club in Amsterdam. This festive event was jointly organised by Innovation ...

  • 2 Oct 2017
    Constantijn van Oranje gives start signal startups Amsterdam knowledge institutes

    Constantijn van Oranje has given the start signal for Amsterdam Venture Studios at Science Park Amsterdam. During the opening ceremony, the five Venture Studios at the Amsterdam Science Park (UvA), the VU Campus, the ...

  • 27 Sep 2017
    UvA catalyst for cleaning cyanide from wastewater goes pilot scale

    A cyanide decomposition catalyst developed by Dr Paula Oulego, Dr Raveendran Shiju and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg at the Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is now ...

  • 27 Sep 2017
    Open access publishing: workshops

    It is possible to publish open access in almost every journal, and in most cases without any costs for the author. On 23, 24 and 26 October the Library will give workshops in which you will learn how to publish open ...

  • 19 Sep 2017
    Towards a natural conservation of healthy fats in food

    Dutch universities and companies have joined forces to find ways to prevent the decay of fatty acids in food. The Innovation Fund for Chemistry supports this research which is led by Wageningen University. The ...

  • 19 Sep 2017
    NWO funding for interdisciplinary 'Origins of Life' research

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) bestowed a funding of 2.5 million euros upon the interdisciplinary research proposal 'Origin of Life'. This research proposal addresses questions in the ...

  • 12 Sep 2017
    UvA spin-off Macrobian Biotech secures seed investment

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA)’s Faculty of Science, UvA Ventures Holding B.V. and Innovation Exchange Amsterdam (IXA-UvA) are pooling their resources to fund Macrobian Biotech BV, a single asset biotech company ...

  • 12 Sep 2017
    Converting waste toilet paper into electricity

    Chemists at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Sustainable Chemistry research priority area, together with colleagues from the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development of Utrecht University, have published ...

  • 6 Sep 2017
    ERC awards Starting Grant to six UvA researchers

    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded Starting Grants to six researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA). A Starting Grant is a personal grant of about 1.5 million euros and gives talented ...

  • 28 Aug 2017
    NWO-KIEM grant for enhancing Amsterdam Piezo Valve

    Wybren Jan Buma of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences has recently been awarded a KIEM grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) within the programme High Tech Systems and ...

  • 28 Aug 2017
    Sino-Dutch grant for research into flexible printed circuit boards

    Dr Ning Yan and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg of the University of Amsterdam's Sustainable Chemistry research priority area have been awarded a joint grant to research and develop new catalysts and processes for making the ...

  • 28 Aug 2017
    Minh Hao Nguyen wins travel grant as part of 'Lustrumbeurs'

    Minh Hao Nguyen, PhD candidate from the Amsterdam School of Communication Research received a travel grant of € 3.000 as part of the UvA365 ‘Lustrumbeurs’.

  • 22 Aug 2017
    UvA and Solvay crack solvent mixtures puzzle

    Chemists working at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Sustainable Chemistry research priority area have collaborated with the Solvay Lab of the Future in Bordeaux to develop a practical toolbox for predicting the ...

  • 16 Aug 2017
    UvA spin-off company Scyfer acquired by Qualcomm

    UvA spin-off Scyfer BV has been taken over by Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), an international market leader in next generation mobile chips. Scyfer is specialised in machine learning and artificial intelligence ...

  • 10 Aug 2017
    UvA celebrates a decade of ERC grants

    This year the European Research Council (ERC) celebrates its 10th anniversary. To mark the occasion, an ERC Celebration Event will take place on Thursday, 7 September. The event will reflect on the success of the ERC ...

  • 31 Jul 2017
    Zeventien UvA- en AMC-onderzoekers ontvangen Veni-subsidie

    De Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (NWO) heeft aan zeventien pas gepromoveerde onderzoekers van de UvA en het AMC een Veni-subsidie toegekend. Het gaat om een subsidie van maximaal 250.000. ...

  • 14 Jul 2017
    Growing innovation at Amsterdam Science Park

    Peter Krijnsen, Director of UvA Ventures, explains why Amsterdam Science Park should be a powerhouse for new and innovative companies.