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TECHNOLOGY

News

2017.01.20 |

A new model for activation of the immune system

By studying a large protein (the C1 protein) with X-rays and electron microscopy, researchers from Aarhus University in Denmark have established a new model for how an important part of the innate immune system is activated. The activation of the C1 protein is a fundamental mechanism in immunology, and therefore the new research results also have…

2017.01.16 |

Aarhus engineers in huge EU project to show the farming of the future

Farming is facing a paradigm shift in which smart IT solutions will modernise the industry and make it more efficient. The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation is granting hundreds of millions to a large demonstration project to boost development.

2017.01.05 |

New technology will reduce air pollution from farming

New sensors and technology for purifying the air will make it possible for farmers to control ammonia emission and remediate odour from livestock production.

Events

Wed 25 Jan
09:30-16:15 | Lakeside Lecture Theatres, Aarhus University
Habitat requirements for birds and mammals
The 5th national theme day on Danish wildlife research will be held on 25 January 2017. Read more (in Danish only) here.
Mon 06 Feb
14:15-16:15 | AIAS Lecture Theatre, building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Fellows’ Seminar: Filip Meysman, AIAS Fellow
Electrical life: How microbes harnessed electricity way before Allesandro Volta.
Mon 20 Mar
14:15-16:15 | AIAS Lecture Theatre, building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Fellows’ Seminar: Yonghui Zeng, AIAS Fellow
Plug-and-Play Photosynthesis. Resolving the Building Blocks of Bacterial Photosynthetic Reaction Centers through Evolutionary Genomics.