- science, environment, food, agroscience and engineering


Senior Researcher Jakob Strand, Department of Bioscience, has received the Environmental Award 2015 for research into the environmental impact of microplastics in the marine environment.

2015.11.25 |

Environmental Award 2015 goes to Aarhus University researcher

Jakob Strand has received the Aase and Ejnar Danielsen Foundation’s Environmental Award 2015 valued at DKK 250,000 for research into the environmental impact of microplastics in the marine environment.

2015.11.25 |

Come to the final of the Dean’s Challenge

Get to know Denmark’s innovative future when Aarhus University students compete on ingenuity at the final of the Dean’s Challenge on Friday 4 December.

The planetary system surrounding star HR8832 can look forward to a Danish greeting – can we expect to receive a reply? (Illustration: Stellar Astrophysics Centre, Aarhus University)
The radio telescope is in fact a radar transmitter and receiver. Yihenew Beyene and Toivo Iinatti are shown here making the final adjustments. (Private photo)

2015.11.24 |

To all of you from some of us

Denmark has sent a message to the planetary system surrounding the star HR 8832. Whether or not there will ever be a reply from the distant planets will first be known in 2058. But it does not hurt to hope for the best.


Mon 09 Nov
09:00-16:30 | Aarhus University
Dean’s Challenge 2015
The Dean’s Challenge 2015 is a case competition at Science and Technology, Aarhus University. The aim of the challenge is to provide competitors with an opportunity to use the skills they have acquired at the university in a competition that focuses on innovation.
Thu 03 Dec
08:30-10:30 | Nygaard Building (building 5335), room 091, Finlandsgade 21, 8200 Aarhus N
Morning meeting (in English): Digital Leadership for IT and non-IT Professionals, with Nils Olaya Fonstad
The MSc degree programme in Business Development, IT and Innovation invites you to three open and free kick-off morning meetings. Each meeting offers an interesting academic presentation that introduces themes in the MSc degree programme. The presentations focus on visions, methods and skills related to digital innovation and business development. Read more (in Danish only) here.
Fri 04 Dec
14:30-17:00 | Aarhus University
Final of the Dean’s Challenge 2015
The finalists will present their cases to the jury and the winners will be announced.
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