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Pablo Ratti
18. June 2024

Fostering a sustainable transition of agriculture

How do we motivate farmers to undertake solutions that foster a sustainable transition of agriculture? There are, of course, many answers to this question. At […]

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7. May 2024

The DNRF’s annual report 2023

In the report, you can read about the DNRF’s activities and finances, including: 2023 highlights from the foundation (see excerpts below) Status on round 12…

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12. May 2023

The DNRF’s Annual Report 2022

The annual report 2022 of the Danish National Research Foundation is now available and can be downloaded below. In the report, you can read about…

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16. March 2023

A microscopic organism with great potential wins 2. prize in the DNRF’s Photo Competition 2023

“It is a rare sight,” said Professor Mathias Middelboe about his photo, which won second place in the DNRF’s Photo Competition 2023. Photo: Mathias Middelboe.…

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Professor Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen
8. February 2023

The right to free mobility

The freedom to travel across borders has always been essential for our development and survival throughout human history. In the past, geographical and technological limitations…

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27. January 2023

DNRF’s 12th Chair Grant funds research in gene regulatory mechanisms

Professor Vijay Tiwari, at the Department of Molecular Medicine, has received a DNRF Chair grant of 10 million DKK to work on revealing gene regulatory…

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Professor Ana Cvejic
23. January 2023

DNRF’s 11th Chair Grant funds research to better understand the interplay between immune cells and cancer

Professor Ana Cvejic, at Biotech Research & Innovation Centre (BRIC) UCPH, was awarded the DNRF Chair Grant of 10 million DKK to gain knowledge about…

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20. December 2022

New Pioneer Center will revolutionize materials for green transition

Today, a press briefing at DTU (Technical University of Denmark) marks the opening of our third Pioneer Center, CAPeX, the Pioneer Center for Accelerating P2X Materials…

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Søren Stobbe
12. December 2022

How to pave the way for a scientific breakthrough

The Center of Excellence NanoPhoton recently published momentous news about the development of a nanostructure that compresses light in a way that many physicists thought…

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Baggrundsbillede
15. November 2022

The DNRF Photo Competition 2023

THE COMPETITION IS CLOSED Again, this year, The Danish National Research Foundation is inviting the Danish scientific community to submit their best photos to the…

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6. October 2022

Morten Meldal, former center leader, wins Nobel Prize

This week, the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2022 was awarded jointly to Carolyn R. Bertozzi, Morten Meldal and K. Barry Sharpless. We congratulate the three…

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16. September 2022

The University of Southern Denmark receives the 10th DNRF Chair grant focusing on social mobility

Are Scandinavian countries really better at breaking the cycle of social inheritance? And how much can society change its level of social mobility? These are…

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Professor Bo Elberling i Grønland
19. August 2022

Two sides of the same coin – Greenland in a future climate

While the European heat wave dries out the river beds and sets forests on fire, the sea ice at the North Pole is melting, giving…

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23. June 2022

A journey toward alien stars and planets

At the end of June, our DNRF Center for Stellar Astrophysics (SAC) will close after ten years of groundbreaking research in astrophysics. The head of…

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8. June 2022

The Queen of Denmark visits the Center for Proteins in Memory (PROMEMO)

Last week, Queen Margrethe II visited our DNRF research center PROMEMO to learn more about the center’s research in molecular neurobiology. The Queen of Denmark…

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