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Professor Bo Brummerstedt Iversen is director of iMAT, the strategic research centre at Aarhus University. (Photo: Rasmus Rørbæk)

2017.08.16 |

Aarhus University focuses on materials research for building the future

Developing new materials with special properties is of crucial importance for scientific progress in areas such as energy, construction, environmentally responsible technologies, transport and electronics. Aarhus University has therefore established the interdisciplinary Centre for Integrated Materials Research (iMAT), which opened on 15 August.…

The viewer first enters the real world gallery space, then walks around and interacts with physical objects. The viewer can then put on a VR headset and enter the virtual work in the picture. In that virtual work, the viewer meets the virtual Libby Heany, who is the guide in that world. (Illustration: Libby Heany)

2017.07.31 |

Journey to an unknown world

Travel to a marvellous universe when Aarhus University and British artist Libby Heaney invite you to take a walk in the unpredictable world of quantum physics. The Quantum Breathing exhibition breaks the walls between art, science and reality in an unprecedented way.

Graphics: Astrid Reitzel, Aarhus University

2017.08.03 |

The Danish reference genome can change our view of treatment

After five years, the GenomeDenmark consortium has finished work on establishing the Danish reference genome. By thoroughly sequencing the genomes of 150 Danes, researchers have succeeded in creating a reference genome containing far more details than are found in other international studies. The consortium consists of researchers from three…

Events

Fri 15 Sep
14:00-16:00 | Main Hall, Aarhus University
Aarhus University’s annual celebration 2017
Aarhus University was founded on 11 September 1928, and holds a celebration every year to commemorate the event. In addition to inviting university employees, we invite our external partners, whose support for Aarhus University is invaluable.
Wed 14 Dec
20:33-17:00 | Aarhus
Opening of the Aarhus University Centre for Water Technology (WATEC)
Aarhus University opens a new interdisciplinary centre for water technology at Science and Technology.
Wed 18 Oct
11:00-17:00 | Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University
IT Camp for young women
Come to the IT Camp for young women aged 16 to 19 during the autumn holiday in October. Experience the fun and versatility of IT degree programmes.