PhD fellowships from the Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds
The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds awards PhD fellowships to outstanding young scientists engaged in basic biomedical research. The next closing date for applications is 1 October 2018.More
Newsletter: August 2018
The digital humanities have already digitised some important collections of texts, but this new discipline is able and keen to do a lot more. In this edition, you can also read about an Italian mathematician who is researching a promising new theory, find out why a computer scientist believes that hunting for a parking space will soon be a thing of the past, learn about current funding programmes and discover our number of the month.Newsletter: August 2018
Number of the Month: 400,000
That’s how many tons of by-products are generated each year by brewing beer in Europe. While part of this total is used as animal food, the rest is waste. Researchers at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern are looking for ways to use these by-products sustainably.More
Professor Albayrak, will hunting for a parking space soon be a thing of the past?
Advances in artificial intelligence and system networking are also changing road traffic. Computer scientist Professor Sahin Albayrak explains what cars will be able to do autonomously in the future.More