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Research at Radboud University

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Nationaal Onderwijslab AI

Schools, researchers and companies join forces in the National Education Lab AI to work on intelligent technology in education

Artificial Intelligence is playing a growing role in Dutch economy and society, and by extension also in education. This has led to the creation of the National Education Lab AI, opening its doors on October 6.

Natascha Wagner

‘It's time to address inequality in a better way: by the numbers’

Women are stuck, and the only way ahead is with more data and experimentation, argues Natascha Wagner, professor of Development Economics, in her inaugural lecture at Radboud University on October 6.

Deuren ziekenhuis

‘A good death’ in the daily press

Newspaper articles provide an insight into what we consider a ‘good’ or ‘dignified’ death. According to research, the articles have revealed that, in the case of the elderly, a good death is primarily associated with a self-chosen end of life.

Academic events

Deep-Learning-based Image Registration and Tumor Follow-Up Analysis

Computed tomography (CT) scans are taken at every stage of cancer diagnosis and treatment and must be read by a radiologist. Before treatment begins, the radiologist locates and measures the metastases. Now the patient has been treated for some time...

Killing lightly

Connective tissue cells play a crucial role in the development of many different diseases. Few treatments specifically targeting them are available. Developing such a treatment offers the possibility to improve many conditions. In this thesis we have...

Breaking through the surface of effective biological therapy in psoriasis

Psoriasis is a common skin disease accompanied by redness and scaliness of the skin. Patients with severe psoriasis can typically be treated effectively with biologics; these are recurring injections to suppress the psoriasis. Biologics are effective...

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CCTV camera's on building

Theme: privacy and big data

Organisations collect a lot of personal data. What's the risk, and how do we protect ourselves?

Privacy research
Mensen demonstreren voor gelijke samenleving.

Theme: diversity

How do we create an inclusive society where everyone is free to be themselves?

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Het uitgave van de strategie van de Radboud Universiteit

A significant impact

Our university wants to contribute to a free and healthy world with equal opportunities for all and to make a significant impact on a regional and an international level. That's why Radboud University choses strong, broad disciplines and room for a lot of interdisciplinary collaboration.

Our research vision

Research projects

  • Rapenburg na ontploffing kruitschip

    Dealing with Disasters

    Dealing with Disasters approaches the identity formation of a nation and region from a new perspective. The formation of local and national identities will be examined in response to natural disasters in the Netherlands.

  • The Ooijpolder

    Living Lab Ooijpolder

    In recent years, scientists have experimented with innovative forms of biodiversity restoration in the Ooijpolder in Gelderland. The Living Lab looks at how the existing pilot schemes and initiatives have improved biodiversity in this region.

  • Political pamphlets on a sign

    Political parties between freedom and restraint

    Under current Dutch law, political parties are rarely regulated. This project investigates whether legal and constitutional regulation of the form, organisation and function of political parties is needed.

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