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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Bloemrijke dijk

Flowery dikes are at least as strong and better for biodiversity

New combinations of grass and herb species on dikes can help restore biodiversity. Such a 'species-rich dike revetment' is also at least as strong as traditional grass revetment. This is the conclusion of the HWPB innovation project Future Dikes.

Liveillustrator Bert was aanwezig om het symposium georganiseerd door Radboud Healthy Brain te visualiseren

Visualizing complex information: a picture paints a thousand words

On Thursday 25 April, top researchers at Radboud University took to the stage during the symposium on ‘The Future of the Mind’, organised by Radboud Healthy Brain. This time, the audience not only comprised researchers but also a live illustrator.


'Not every exotic species needs to be controlled'

Certain invasive exotic species, such as the red swamp crayfish, are harmful to our environment because they transmit crayfish plague to native species. But there are also non-native fish and crayfish that are not harmful.

Academic events

Memory formation in reach adaptation

Memory formation in reach adaptation

We live in an ever-changing environment. While we are able to successfully change the radio channel from the passenger seat of a driving car on cruise control, our reach will fall short if the driver decides to accelerate during the reach.

When native and alien species meet. Impact assessment and management of invasive crayfish and fish in riverine ecosystems

When native and alien species meet. Impact assessment and management of invasive crayfish and fish in riverine ecosystems

Organisms are increasingly being introduced outside their natural range due to the growing globalisation of human activities.

Professor Ioannis Sechopoulos

Inaugural lecture professor Ioannis Sechopoulos

Professor of Advanced X-ray Imaging Methods at Radboud University, Faculty of Medical Sciences will deliver an inaugural lecture on Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 3.45 pm.

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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

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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.

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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