News 2010

22. December 2010

Rosenkjær Prize 2010

Professor Bente Klarlund Pedersen, Center Leader of Center for Inflammation and Metabolism, receives the honorable DR (Danish Broadcasting Corporation) Rosenkjær Prize 2010

21. December 2010

Niels Bohr Visiting Professor Hassan Aref receives the G. I. Taylor Medal from the Society of Engineering Science

Niels Bohr Visiting Professor Hassan Aref receives the G. I. Taylor Medal from the Society of Engineering Science

20. December 2010

Professor Dan Zahavi receives two grants

Professor Dan Zahavi, Center Leader of Center for Subjectivity Research, receives both a grant from the Velux Foundation and from the EU funding for a Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN)

20. December 2010

‘Microscopic Spectrum of the Wilson Dirac Operator’ article of Professor Poul Henrik Damgaard

Professor Poul Henrik Damgaard, Center for Particle Physics (Discovery) has just published in the prestigious Physical Review Letters

9. December 2010

Five DNRF centers nominated for the best research result of the year

Researchers from Center for Sensory-Motor Interaction, previously funded by DNRF, receives the award for the best research result of the year

9. December 2010

NordCEE publishes in Science again

Professor Don Canfield from Nordic Center for Earth Evolution publishes in Science

9. December 2010

Grant from the Russian government

DNRF Board Member Jörn Thiede receives a large grant from the Russian government concerning polar research

19. November 2010

Researchers from Centre for mRNP Biogenesis and Metabolism are publishing in the journal ‘Molecular Cell’

Researchers from Centre for mRNP Biogenesis and Metabolism are publishing in the journal ‘Molecular Cell’

1. November 2010

Professor Don Canfield has been awarded a European Research Council grant

Professor Don Canfield from Nordic Center for Earth Evolution (NORDSEE) has been awarded a European Research Council grant

25. October 2010

Professor Francesco Sannino

Professor Francesco Sannino from Centre for Particle Physics Phenomenology (CP3-Origins) has just been accepted for publication on the prestigious Physical Review Letters journal

11. October 2010

The foundation’s Niels Bohr Visiting Professor Dale Mortensen receives the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences

The foundation’s Niels Bohr Visiting Professor Dale Mortensen receives the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences

8. October 2010

Professor Don Canfield from Nordic Center for Earth Evolution has just published an article in the journal Science

Professor Don Canfield from Nordic Center for Earth Evolution has just published an article in the journal Science

1. October 2010

The Nordic Research Opportunity 2011 – information for applicants

The Danish National Research Foundation announces the Nordic Research Opportunity in collaboration with the National Science Foundation for 2011.

1. October 2010

New call for NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Nordic Research Opportunity is now open for Centers of Excellence

New call for NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Nordic Research Opportunity is now open for Centers of Excellence

16. September 2010

Two heads are better than one – with the right partner

New science from Professor Chris Frith, Niels Bohr Visiting Professor from Centre for Functionally Integrated Neuroscience, shows that two heads can be better than one. The article is published in the journal ‘Science’

1. September 2010

Professor Bo Barker Jørgensen from Centre for Geomicrobiology has received the Jim Tiedje Award 2010.

Professor Bo Barker Jørgensen from Centre for Geomicrobiology has been awarded the Jim Tiedje Award 2010 for his outstanding and lifelong research efforts in the field of microbial ecology.

27. August 2010

Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism (CIM) in German transmission

German TV transmission on 3SAT regarding Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism (CIM) and their “myokine research”

5. August 2010

Peter R. Ogilby is publicing in ‘The Royal Society of Chemistry 2010’

Professor Peter R. Ogilby from Center for Oxygen Microscopy and Imaging (COMI) is publishing in ‘The Royal Society of Chemistry 2010’

22. July 2010

Professor Marie-Louise Nosch and Associate Professor Ulla Mannering from The Danish National Research Foundations Center for Textile Research publish in Science

Professor Marie-Louise Nosch and Associate Professor Ulla Mannering from The Danish National Research Foundations Center for Textile Research publish in Science

20. July 2010

Professor Don Canfield and colleagues from Nordic Center for Earth Evolution (NordCEE) publish in Nature

Professor Don Canfield and colleagues from Nordic Center for Earth Evolution (NordCEE) publish in Nature

15. June 2010

New inorganic catalyst

Esben Taarning from former DNRF Center for Sustainable and Green Chemistry has developed new inorganic catalyst

14. June 2010

Professor Don Canfield awarded

Professor Don Canfield awarded medal for his contribution to biogeochemistry

13. June 2010

Centre for Carbohydrate Recognition and Signalling are publishing in Nature Communications

Researchers from Centre for Carbohydrate Recognition and Signalling are publishing in Nature Communications.

12. June 2010

Centre for Epigenetics discover a functional link between genes

Researchers from Centre for Epigenetics show a functional link between genes involved in X-linked mental retardation.

1. April 2010

Danish-Chinese call for proposal

The Danish National Research Foundation and National Natural Science Foundation of China launch a joint call for proposal´within Information and Communication Technologies.

18. March 2010

Professor Jacobus Boomsma is publishing in Science

Professor Jacobus Boomsma is in collaboration with other researchers from Centre for Social Evolution (CSS) in Science.

18. March 2010

Dark Cosmology Centre is publishing in Nature

Associate Professor Marianne Vestergaard from Dark Cosmology Centre is publishing in Nature regarding the Obeservation of Growing Black Holes.

10. March 2010

DNRF Professor Steen Rasmussen participated in the transmission on National Geographic

DNRF Professor Steen Rasmussen participated in the transmission on National Geographic

9. March 2010

Torben Heick Jensen from Centre for mRNP Biogenesis and Metabolism has been appointed Professor

Torben Heick Jensen from Centre for mRNP Biogenesis and Metabolism has been appointed Professor at Aarhus University.

8. March 2010

Centre for mRNP Biogenesis and Metabolism reveals a “molecular torpedo” which improves gene quality

Researchers from the Centre for mRNP Biogenesis and Metabolism directed by Torben Heick Jensen explain in this week’s edition of Molecular Cell how a ‘molecular torpedo’ facilitates quality control of gene expression.

25. February 2010

Postdoc Nils Risgaard-Petersen from Center for Geomicrobiologi is publishing in ’Nature’

Postdoc Nils Risgaard-Petersen from Center for Geomicrobiologi is publishing in ’Nature’.

22. February 2010

Establishing Danish/Chinese virtual Research Centers

The Danish National Research Foundation is in collaboration with National Natural Science Foundation of China establishing two virtual Research Centers within Renewable Energy.

10. February 2010

Centre for GeoGenetics presents ground breaking research results

Professor Eske Willerslev and Ph.D. student Morten Rasmussen from Centre for GeoGenetics present ground breaking research results regarding the sequence of a near-complete nuclear genome.

28. January 2010

Researchers from Centre for Genotoxic Stress is publishing in ’Nature’

Researchers from Centre for Genotoxic Stress is publishing in ’Nature’

21. January 2010

Xiaoxu Huang from Danish-Chinese Centre for Nano-metals is publishing in Nature

Xiaoxu Huang from Danish-Chinese Centre for Nano-metals is publishing in Nature

19. January 2010

Professor Poul Nissen receives prestigous research grant

Professor Poul Nissen from ‘PUMPKIN – Center for Membrane pumps in cells and disease’ receives prestigious European research grant.

10. January 2010

Centre for Particle Physics Phenomenology receives the Lundbeck Foundation Talent Prize

Centre for Particle Physics Phenomenology (CP3-Origins) has received the Lundbeck Foundation Talent Prize



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