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  • Projektbeteiligte bei einem Besuch in Melbourne © Johanna Breuer / Uni Bonn

    Excellence in immune sciences and infectious diseases

    Immunology is an overarching issue to all clinical disciplines. The universities of Bonn and Melbourne are internationally acclaimed research centers focusing on immunology / infectious diseases. Building a BMBF funded Academy of Excellence constitutes the next step in consolidating the German-Australian partnership in research and teaching.

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  • Biodiveritätsforschung in Vietnam © Museum für Naturkunde /  Bernhard Schurian

    Innovative approaches to biodiversity discovery and characterization

    Biodiversity-hotspots are mostly found in developing and emerging countries within the tropical and subtropical zone. Our knowledge about the species richness of those countries is, due to scarce capacity and resources, sketchy to date. A BMBF funded project trains young Vietnamese scientists in innovative approaches to biodiversity discovery and characterization.

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  • Gruppenbild mit Teilnehmberinnen und Teilnehmern der Eval-Science Abschlusskonferenz in Kiew im Juni 2018

    Science evaluation in Ukraine

    The BMBF funded 'Eval Science' project brought together researchers from the University of Bremen and from the Institute of Economics of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences to develop a new methodology for the evaluation of science organisations in the Ukraine. The project used quantitative and qualitative empirical approaches based on the previous experience of the Leibniz Association.

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  • Projektpartner ist die Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado (USA), im Hintergrund Blick auf die Rocky Mountains.  © D. Grübl

    How do lithium-air batteries work?

    Thanks to their high energy content, lithium-air batteries could provide solutions for the storage of regenerative energies or for electromobility. The aim of this BMBF funded research project was therefore to better understand the chemical reactions in lithium-air batteries in order to overcome the obstacles on the way to market launch

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Gruppenbild vom dritten deutschen Wissenschaftstag in Vietnam

German Science Day in Vietnam 2019 © Pham, Duc Hiep

3rd German Science Day in Vietnam: hands-on environment and development solutions

On 30 October 2019, a German Science Day took place in Hanoi, Vietnam. The third event in this format was opened by Ambassador Dr. Hildner, Deputy Minister Prof. Duy in the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) and BMBF Head of Unit Kathrin Meyer. The event brought together more than 200 listeners from universities, research institutes and companies from both countries for a lively professional exchange.


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Teilnehmerinnen und Teilnehmer der Altlantic Sync Koneferenz 2019

Transatlantic Sync 2019 © DLR / Marianne Vaske

German and US researchers come together in Silicon Valley to network on attractive work models for the future

Ten German research networks in the international research marketing campaign 'The Future of Work', launched by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in May 2019, reached out to partners for joint R&D projects in the area of Work 4.0 at the Transatlantic Sync conference held in Silicon Valley from 27 to 29 October 2019.


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Ministerin Anna Novosad und Staatssekretär Thomas Rachel

Research dialogue in Kiev © Erich Bistriker

Centres of Excellence give new impetus to German-Ukrainian research cooperation

A high-level German delegation headed by Parliamentary State Secretary Thomas Rachel visited Kiev to deepen cooperation in education, research and innovation between Germany and Ukraine.


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