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From 12 January to 11 February, students at FAU will once more have the opportunity to report on their experiences and express their opinion on key aspects of studying at FAU.

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Are optimism and the will to live key to a long life and a high level of personal independence into old age? Gerontologists at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) think so.

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FAU researcher Prof. Dr. Heike Paul has won a Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize. Admission to the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Programme is one of the most important research-boosting achievements in Germany.

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Researchers at FAU with international partners from Israel and Germany have set about changing this in a project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.  If the project is successful, the sensors could in future be used for large-scale close monitoring of NO2 levels in metropolitan areas and to improve the diagnosis and early detection of cancers.

Category: Research

Researchers at FAU are currently developing a hybrid compensation plant system with partners from the fields of science, energy supply and business. To this end, they have combined in a single system an energy storage element and a very powerful converter that can influence the form of the signal in the power grid.