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

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NWO Veni grants for research into privacy in criminal law, mining and malaria

The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant to fifteen young researchers at Radboud University and Radboudumc. With this grant of up to 320.000 euro they can further elaborate their own ideas during a period of three years.

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Climate Council advises government: Act decisively and with policy on CO2 removal to meet climate goals

Active government action is needed to remove CO2 from our atmosphere. The Scientific Climate Council (WKR), of which Radboud University's Heleen de Coninck is deputy chair, argues that the government should focus policy on permanent CO2 removal.

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Rising sea levels spell danger for shorebirds such as oystercatcher

Research shows that rising sea levels will drastically reduce the number of shorebirds in Europe. The number of oystercatchers will decline an additional 56 to 79 percent over the next 100 years.

Academic events

Measurement of D Meson Production - Probing QCD and LFV \tau decay with the ATLAS detector

Measurement of D Meson Production - Probing QCD and LFV \tau decay with the ATLAS detector

The PhD defence of E.Y.S. Chow is on 26 August 2024 at 02:30 pm.

Temporal aspects of asymptotic safety: From Euclidean to Lorentzian spacetime

Temporal aspects of asymptotic safety: From Euclidean to Lorentzian spacetime

The PhD defence of J. Wang is on 27 August 2024 at 10:30 am.

Advanced cardiac ultrasound in childhood cancer survivors – fingerprinting the heart

Advanced cardiac ultrasound in childhood cancer survivors – fingerprinting the heart

Survival rates of childhood cancer have improved drastically. Unfortunately, some survivors develop an elevated risk of heart failure.

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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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