The German Research Foundation (DFG) has extended the Collaborative Research Centre SFB/TRR 73. The objective of the upcoming project phase is to develop manufacturing processes for sheet bulk metal forming in industry.
2017 challenge focuses on medical engineering to help treat movement disorders
An innovative fluorescence microscopy method makes it possible to image protein structures with a resolution of less than half an Angstrom.
The votes are in and we have a winner!
The FAU student survey ‘FAU-St’ is being conducted for the second time. Starting on 10 January, students are invited to share their opinions of study conditions at the University.
Materials scientists at FAU have demonstrated for the first time in an experiment that connections between ice crystals are responsible for snow suddenly giving way when loaded with weight.
To save energy during the holiday season, the University will be closed from 24 December 2016 until 1 January 2016. The opening times for the University Library will change during the holiday season.
Dendritic cells represent an important component of the immune system: they recognize and engulf invaders, which subsequently triggers a pathogen-specific immune response. Scientists gained substantial knowledge of human dendritic cells, which might contribute to the development of immune therapies in the future.
When migrants or refugees are the topic of discussion, the words ‘Islam’ and ‘Muslims’ usually appear too. Cultural geographer Prof. Dr. Georg Glasze believes that this is a problem and aims to investigate the issue in a new research project.
The project ‘3DPro – high-quality prosthetics for developing countries’ is one of 100 projects in Germany awarded the prize ‘Landmark in the Land of Ideas’.