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Namely Names 2016
Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz receives Niels Bohr Professorship for exploring the universe
20 May 2016
Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, Professor of astronomy and astrophysics at the University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, will be a Niels Bohr Professor at Dark Cosmology Centre at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen.
Jan Thomsen in a new EU project on ultra-precise atomic clocks
02 May 2016
Jan Thomsen, Associate Professor and head of the Ultracold Atoms research group at the Niels Bohr Institute is part of a grant of 14 million kroner to participate in an EU project to develop ultra-precise atomic clocks that will define international timescales.
Mogens Høgh Jensen new president of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters
19 April 2016
Jørgen Peder Steffensen appointed professor of glaciology
04 April 2016
Danish professor new vice-president of the CERN Council
01 April 2016
Jens Jørgen Gaardhøje, a professor of particle physics and head of the Subatomic research group at the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen, has been elected as vice president of the CERN Council.
Physicist Peter Lodahl receives prestigious EliteForsk Award
25 February 2016
Peter Lodahl, professor of quantum physics at the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen has received the prestigious Danish elite researcher award, the EliteForsk Award 2016. Peter Lodahl works with experimental quantum physics
Innovation project will bridge the gap between industry and research
23 February 2016
Three universities are joining forces to help Danish companies use brand new methods for product development. Innovation Fund Denmark has just invested 50 million kroner in the social partnership LINX, so that Danish Industry can derive
Marianne Vestergaard receives the Niels Bohr Institute’s teaching award
02 February 2016
“There are many good teachers, but there is one in particular that deserves to be celebrated for the brilliant difference she has made in the lives of her students, both professionally and personally - Marianne Vestergaard.
Brian Schmidt receives the Niels Bohr Institute Medal of Honour, 2015
29 January 2016
Brian Schmidt, Professor of astronomy and Vice-Chancellor of Australian National University, has been awarded the Niels Bohr Institute Medal of Honour, 2015. Brian Schmidt studies supernovae (exploding stars) and gamma-ray bursts, which are violent
Seven researchers from the Niels Bohr Institute receives grants from the Villum Foundation
21 January 2016
The Niels Bohr Institute has obtained seven grants from the Villum Foundation’s Young Investigator Programme which is awarded to young up-and-coming scientific researchers. The awards are typically worth between 5 and 7 million kroner and the research