Newsletter Archive

Newsletter: Issue 24, March 2014

Newsletter: Issue 24, March 2014

The interview in this month’s issue of our newsletter introduces Professor Thomas Bauernhansl, director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA. He talks about the factory of the future and the forward-looking “Industry 4.0” project as part of the German Federal Government’s High-Tech Strategy. In addition, our newsletter reports on a new method of protecting mobile communications against electronic eavesdropping, on the German-Turkish Year of Research, Education and Innovation and on the largest ever German health survey. More Newsletter: Issue 24, March 2014

Newsletter: Issue 23, December 2013

Newsletter: Issue 23, December 2013

The interview in this month’s issue of our newsletter introduces Sara Nasiri. The IT engineer from Iran is a visiting researcher at the Institute of Knowledge Based Systems and Knowledge Management at the University of Siegen. She is working in the “NeuroCare” project, which is part of the funding priority “Assisted Care of Tomorrow – ambulatory technical support and networking of patients, families and caregivers” of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). In addition, our newsletter reports on a new therapeutic approach in the fight against cancer and on robot life savers. More Newsletter: Issue 23, December 2013

Newsletter Issue 22, September 2013

Newsletter Issue 22, September 2013

The interview in this month’s issue of our newsletter introduces Venkatesh Sarda who is conducting doctoral studies in electrochemistry at the Institute of Energy and Climate Research at Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZ Jülich) and has been taking part in the interdisciplinary doctoral training programme HITEC. Besides, our newsletter reports on three planets only 22 light years away from Earth that could potentially harbour life. It also informs you about BigBrain, a three-dimensional, digital model of the entire human brain. More Newsletter Issue 22, September 2013

Newsletter: Issue 21, June 2013

Newsletter: Issue 21, June 2013

In the interview in this month’s issue of our newsletter, Nobel laureate Professor Dr. Hartmut Michel talks about his research and the 63rd Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting. 35 Nobel laureates will discuss a variety of subjects, including green chemistry and chemical energy conversion and storage. More Newsletter: Issue 21, June 2013

Newsletter issue 20, March 2013

In this issue of our newsletter Professor Dr. Wolfgang A. Herrmann, President of Technische Universität München (TUM), talks about the TUM Faculty Tenure Track career system. With this model TUM aims to offer better prospects for the advancement to young scientists from all over the world. As usual, the newsletter also gives you an overview about new research projects, international cooperation and the latest research and funding programmes. RiG-Newsletter issue-20-march-2013 (PDF, 1.9 MB)