Eerste foto van Sagittarius A*, het zwarte gat in de Melkweg
Eerste foto van Sagittarius A*, het zwarte gat in de Melkweg

Research at Radboud University

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NRO Grant for Identification of Developmental Language Disorder in teenage newcomers

Tijs Kleemans and Eliane Segers receive the NRO grant "Knowledge for education of the future". With their research, they would like to develop a "Screening Protocol DLD for teenage newcomers" with a language delay.

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Black hole symphonies: revealing the complexities in gravitational waves

In this new work, the authors showed the presence of QNM frequencies predicted by second-order perturbation theory in the gravitational wave flux infalling into the horizon.


Methane emissions from canals underestimated

Researchers have so far underestimated methane emissions from canals in five major Dutch cities. That is the conclusion of microbiologist Koen Pelsma, who will defend his PhD thesis on this topic at Radboud University on 13 December.

Academic events

Tackling water pollution with biological solutions

Upper jaw expansion in adults without surgery: efficacy, soft tissue effects and patient perception

Patients with a too narrow upper jaw often suffer from, a.o., reduced chewing ability, accelerated tooth wear and an unstable bite. Until recently, surgical jaw expansion was necessary to treat this in adults.

Immune Response to Burn Injury

Burn injury causes mortality and disability throughout the world and its consequences affect patients both physically and mentally.

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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.

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Research projects

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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.

Living Lab 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.

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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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