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Professor Bo Brummerstedt Iversen is director of iMAT, the strategic research centre at Aarhus University. (Photo: Rasmus Rørbæk)

2017.08.16 | iNano

iMAT: Aarhus University focuses on materials research for building the future

Developing new materials with special properties is of crucial importance for scientific progress in areas such as energy, construction, environmentally responsible technologies, transport and electronics. Aarhus University has therefore established the interdisciplinary Centre for Integrated Materials Research (iMAT), hosted by Interdisciplinary…

2017.08.08 | iNano

Opening of Aarhus University Centre for Integrated Materials Research - iMAT

On the 15th August iNANO will host the inauguration of Centre for Integrated Materials Research (iMAT), which will play an important role in the development of national and international materials research collaborations.

2017.07.31 | iNano

Aarhus University and industry open patent-free playground

Along with a number of leading Danish industrial companies, Aarhus University has opted out of the rat race in a new collaboration on industrially relevant basic research. Researchers and companies from all over Denmark publish all their results and data on the innovative Open Science platform, where the information is available free of charge to…

Dennis Ulsøe Jensen, iNANO

2017.07.12 | iNano

iNANO researcher finalist for highly prestigious international PhD Prize

Congratulations to Dennis Ulsøe Nielsen from professor Troels Skrydstrup's group who has been chosen as finalist of the 2017 Reaxys Inspiring Chemistry PhD Prize

2017.07.12 | iNano

Danish Chemical Society PhD prize 2017 goes to iNANO researcher

Congratulations to Thomas Leegaard Andersen who receives Danish Chemical Society PhD prize given the best PhD thesis of the year within organic chemistry.

Left: President and professor Tianwei Tan, Beijing University of Chemical Technology. Right: Dean and professor Niels Christian Nielsen, Science & Technology, Aarhus University. Photo: Lise R. L. Pedersen, iNANO, Aarhus Universitet

2017.07.10 | iNano

Chinese students from Beijing University of Chemical Technology coming to iNANO in order to start Nanoscience PhD studies

New agreement signed between AU Science & Technology and Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Soft Matter Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology in order to strengthen the co-operation between the universities.

2017.07.05 | Research News

Birkedal group on the cover of Advanced Engineering Materials

The cover art illustrates 3D printed mother-of-pearl model structures

Scanning tunnel microscope image and model of self-assembled graphene quantum dots. (Illustration: DTU/AU)

2017.07.01 | Research News

Carbon atoms assemble themselves on command

Using a new method that gets carbon atoms to assemble themselves, researchers open up for opportunities to create quantum dots that can revolutionise the information technology of the future. Paper by assoc. professor Liv Hornekær in Nature Communications.

Associate professor, Ken Howard, iNANO, Aarhus University. Photo: Maria Randima, AU Kommunikation

2017.06.30 | Research News

Aarhus University scientists in collaboration with Industry define the intracellular recycling pathway of human serum albumin

Collaborative work between the NanoPharmaceutical Lab at the Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and the Novozymes owned company Albumedix have uncovered a neonatal Fc receptor (FcRn)-dependent endosomal cellular sorting pathway. This has great importance in describing fundamental mechanisms…

Photo: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

2017.06.23 | iNano

Mikayel Aznauryan's research project highlighted by the European Commission

Mikayel Aznauryan, is portrayed by the European Commission as this week's MSCA-IF fellow on Facebook. Mikayel is a post doc at iNANO in assoc. professor Victoria Birkedals research group where he is performing his postdoctoral fellowship funded by the European Commission. (MSCA-IF = Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship)

Events

Thu 24 Aug
10:15-11:00 | MBG Conference Room (3130-303), Gustav Wieds Vej 10, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Chemical Epigenetics – Chemical Tools to Interrogate Reversible Lysine Acetylation and Methylation
Professor Dr. Manfred Jung, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Albert-Ludwig-University Freiburg, Germany
Thu 24 Aug
15:15-16:00 | AUD I (1514-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Prospects of Nanostructured Materials for Sustainable Energy Solutions
Senior research scientist Vitalie Stavila, PhD, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California, USA
Tue 29 Aug
13:15-15:15 | Building 1531, room 113, Lecture Theatre D1, Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 120
How Glycosaminoglycans Promote Protein Aggregation
PhD Defense: Kirsten Gade Malmos, iNANO
Fri 01 Sep
10:15-11:00 | iNANO Auditorium (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Inhibition of Amyloid Protein Aggregation
Distinguished iNANO Lecture by professor Yan Sun, Dept. of Biochemical Engineering, Tianjin University
Fri 08 Sep
10:15-11:00 | iNANO Auditorium (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C

Distinguished iNANO Lecture by Professor Alexander Kuhn, Institut des Sciences Moléculaires, Université de Bordeaux
Thu 21 Sep
10:15-11:00 | iNANO meeting room 1590-213, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Bile Acid Derivatives: from Supramolecular to Supracolloidal Assembly
Assoc. professor Luciano Galantini, PhD, Dept. of Chemistry, La Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Fri 06 Oct
10:15-11:00 | iNANO Auditorium (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Fitting Big Science on a Small Page
Distinguished iNANO Lecture by Martin Krzywinski, Canada's Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre