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Research opportunities for international musicologists

Research opportunities for international musicologists

As a result of his PhD at Hanover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, the musicologist Dr Keivan Aghamohseni has also initiated a successful German-Iranian research project. In our interview, he told us what fascinates him about his scientific work, and why he conducts his research in Germany. More Research opportunities for international musicologists

Number of the Month: 200 nanometres

Number of the Month: 200 nanometres

That is how tiny bacteriophages are – yet the hopes resting on them are huge. They are able to destroy even multi-drug resistant bacteria. In Germany they are being intensively researched. More Number of the Month: 200 nanometres

PhD scholarships from the Wüstenrot Stiftung

PhD scholarships from the Wüstenrot Stiftung

The Wüstenrot Stiftung provides funding for young researchers in various disciplines who are involved in cultural heritage preservation relating to post-war modernism. The next closing date for applications is 1 May 2017. More PhD scholarships from the Wüstenrot Stiftung

Robots for humans

Robots for humans

Who wouldn’t appreciate a helping hand around the home from time to time? Thanks to the latest developments in robotics, we can be relieved of almost all domestic chores. In this edition we present some interesting robots. You can also read why an Iranian musicologist sees Germany as a particularly good place to conduct his research, learn about current funding programmes, discover our number of the month and find an answer to a question that no doubt interests us all: how can I appear as intelligent as possible? Newsletter: March 2017 Robots for humans

Berlin Science Communication Award

Berlin Science Communication Award

You are an international science communicator from Brazil, Singapore and the USA? Apply now for the Berlin Science Communication Award and be part of the Journalist-in-Residence Programme at the science hub of Berlin. More Berlin Science Communication Award