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Unicareers.lu - The official career fair of the University of Luxembourg
unicareers.lu at LUXEXPO THE BOX
Event date: Friday, 28 September 2018
Hour:  10:00 17:00
Place:  LUXEXPO THE BOX Plateau de Kirchberg Rue Carlo Hemmer L-1734 Luxembourg

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100 years of Engineering Education in Luxembourg
100 years of Engineering Education
Published on Thursday, 04 August 2016
This year marks a centenary: 100 years of engineering education in Luxembourg! Luxembourg's first "Cours technique du supérieur" was held in September 1916, and marks the launch of higher...
Semestre d’hiver 2016/2017 : dernière chance pour s’inscrire
Inscriptions à l’Université du Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 18 August 2016
Les étudiants qui ont omis de s’inscire à l’Université du Luxembourg après leur examen de fin d’études secondaires ont encore une dernière chance : les inscriptions pour le semestre d’hiver 20...
FSTC and Paul Wurth strengthen cooperation in engineering education
Published on Friday, 02 September 2016
The University of Luxembourg and Paul Wurth signed an agreement for teaching collaboration on 31 August 2016. Under that framework, highly qualified engineers and researchers from the Luxembourg-ba...
On your marks! Get set! Go!
Welcome Days 2016
Published on Friday, 09 September 2016
Launch yourself into the new academic year! A series of fun events and surprises await students of the University of Luxembourg on Belval Campus between 15 and 20 September.
Lecture Series (1/5): What is the future of engineering education in Luxembourg? From industrial to design viewpoints
Pierre Steffen
Event date: Tuesday, 20 September 2016
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, room Paul Feidert
Speaker: Pierre Steffen, Co-Founder and Partner, Red Lion Consultants
University of Luxembourg among the 180 best universities in the world
Times Higher Education logo
Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016
The University of Luxembourg climbed to position 178 among the best universities in the world in the latest edition of the renowned “Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings”, improvi...
Cycle de conférences 2016 de l'Institut Grand-ducal
Published on Friday, 23 September 2016
La Section des Sciences de l'Institut Grand-ducal, en coopération avec

  • La Section Historique de l’Institut Grand-ducal
  • La Section des Sciences Médicales de l’Institut Gran...
Lecture Series (2/5):What is the future of engineering education in Luxembourg? From industrial to design viewpoints
Nico Binsfeld
Event date: Monday, 26 September 2016
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Krichberg, room Paul Feidert
Speaker: Nico Binsfeld, Chief Executive Officer, House of Training
Lecture Series (3/5):What is the future of engineering education in Luxembourg? From industrial to design viewpoints
Enrico Lunghi
Event date: Tuesday, 27 September 2016
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, room Paul Feidert
Speaker: Enrico Lunghi, General Director, Mudam
Lecture Series (4/5):What is the future of engineering education in Luxembourg? From industrial to design viewpoints
René Jungbluth
Event date: Thursday, 29 September 2016
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, room Paul Feidert
Speaker: René Jungbluth, Head of Account Management, Siemens Building Technologies, Headquarter Switzerland
How 3D printing can help the circular economy
Let’s give plastic a second life!
Published on Friday, 30 September 2016
The "up-cycling Additive Manufacturing” (upAM) project, led by the University of Luxembourg in partnership with FabLab and Luxinnovation’s EcoInnovation Cluster, was officially launched d...
Lecture Series (5/5): What is the future of engineering education in Luxembourg? From industrial to design viewpoints
François Valentiny
Event date: Tuesday, 04 October 2016
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, room Paul Feidert
Speaker: François Valentiny, Architect, Valentiny hvp Architects
Closing Ceremony: 100 years of Engineering Education in Luxembourg
100 years of engineering education
Event date: Friday, 07 October 2016
Hour:  18:00 22:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, Grand Auditorium
The University celebrates a century of engineering education
100 ans d’éducation à l’ingénierie au Luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 11 October 2016
More than 400 former and current students, teachers, researchers, industry and government representatives celebrated the 100th anniversary of engineering education in Luxembourg at a ceremony held...
Two University awardees at the 8th edition of the FNR Awards
FNR Awards 2016
Published on Monday, 17 October 2016
The Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication was among the highlights of this year’s FNR Awards honouring excellence in research and science communication. Two of their researchers, Ma...
Les jeudis des sciences: Kreislaufwirtschaft und Remanufacturing
Event date: Thursday, 20 October 2016
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Auditoire B02
Speaker: Fernand Weiland, FJW Consulting
Conscience de soi et maladie d’Alzheimer
Cerveau
Event date: Monday, 24 October 2016
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  l’amphithéâtre du Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, 2-4, rue Barblé à Luxembourg-ville
Speaker: Eric Salmon
Asteroid Science Intersections with In-Space Mine Engineering
Asteroid
Published on Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Following the announcement in February 2016 of a series of measures to position Luxembourg as a European hub in the exploration and use of space resources, the scientific workshop "Asteroid Sc...
Quatre étudiants de l’Uni ont participé à la SPECQUE 2016
Photo étudiants
Published on Thursday, 27 October 2016
Jerry Hilgert et Ariane Scheffer, étudiants à la Faculté des Sciences, de la Technologie et de la Communication (FSTC) ainsi qu'Isabel Subirats Alvarado et Lucy Furtado, étudiantes à la Facult...
Conférence "Un peu de lumière sur la matière noire"
matiere
Event date: Thursday, 27 October 2016
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, salle BS 1.03
Speaker: Françoise Combes, Professeur au Collège de France, chaire « Galaxies et cosmologie »
Nouveaux Blocs Modulaires : Des murs inspirés du « principe du Lego »
Bloc
Event date: Monday, 07 November 2016
Hour:  10:00 13:30
Place:  Campus Belval Maison des Sciences Humaines, salle Black Box (Rez-de-Chaussée) 11, porte des Sciences L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Art and technology: what are the possible relations?
Camion
Published on Tuesday, 08 November 2016
This semester, in the context of a project management course, master students in computer science are challenged to develop a project about the possible relations between art and technology. To fin...
MASSENA project: UL and LIST work together in materials research
Massena
Published on Friday, 11 November 2016
The University of Luxembourg (UL) and the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) have recently launched the inter-institutional Doctoral Training Unit (DTU) on “Materials for Sensing...
Bachelor Graduation Ceremony 2016
Remise diplome
Event date: Friday, 18 November 2016
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, room Paul Feidert
Séance académique: remise du Grand Prix en sciences mathématiques
Martin Schlichenmaier
Event date: Saturday, 19 November 2016
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Place:  Chambre de Commerce 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi L-2981 Luxembourg
THE Ranking: computer science reaches 58th place worldwide
Binary coding
Published on Monday, 21 November 2016
The University of Luxembourg belongs to the circle of the world’s 200 best universities: this year, it ranked 178th, from 193th last year, in the prestigious “Times Higher Education (THE) World Uni...
Les modifications cognitives associées au vieillissement normal et leurs soubassements cérébraux
Cerveau
Event date: Monday, 21 November 2016
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Amphithéâtre du Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, 2-4, rue Barblé à Luxembourg-ville
Speaker: Fabienne Colette
Official inauguration of the Scienteens Lab on Belval Campus
Scienteens Lab - De Labo fir Jonker
Published on Thursday, 24 November 2016
Her Royal Highness the Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, patroness of the “Scienteens Lab - De Labo fir Jonker”, has officially inaugurated the new laboratory and disciplines offered to high-...
Professor Martin Schlichenmaier awarded by the Institut Grand-ducal
Award
Published on Thursday, 24 November 2016
Martin Schlichenmaier, professor of mathematics at the University of Luxembourg received the award "Grand Prix en Mathématiques de l’Institut Grand-ducal" also called “Prix de la Bourse d...
UL HPC school 2016
Event date: Friday, 25 November 2016
Hour:  9:30 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, auditorium 3.330 (3rd floor)
University of Luxembourg hosts graduation ceremonies
Cérémonies de remise des diplômes de masters
Published on Monday, 28 November 2016
The month of November saw 998 students graduate from the University of Luxembourg with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, as the University hosted its annual graduation ceremonies.
Professor Susanne Siebentritt advises Science Europe
Science-europe
Published on Monday, 28 November 2016
Susanne Siebentritt, Professor of physics and Head of the Laboratory for Photovoltaics has recently been elected Vice Chair of the Science Europe Scientific Advisory Committee.  
Un pacemaker pour stimuler le cerveau : mobilité et psychisme sous contrôle?
Cerveau
Event date: Monday, 28 November 2016
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Amphithéâtre du Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, 2-4, rue Barblé à Luxembourg-ville.
Speaker: Gaëtan Garraux
Round table "Engineering in Luxembourg: perspectives for the future"
100 ans
Event date: Thursday, 01 December 2016
Hour:  19:15 21:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, room 3.250
Researchers’ Days 2016
Researchers' Days
Event date: Friday, 02 December 2016
Hour:  10:00 03-12 | 18:00
Place:  Rockhal, Belval
Sommeil, éveil et cognition : impact du moment de la journée, du moment de l’année et de l’âge
Cerveau
Event date: Monday, 05 December 2016
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Amphithéâtre du Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, 2-4, rue Barblé à Luxembourg-ville
Speaker: Gilles Vandewalle
CloudCom 2016: 8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science
CloudCom 2016: 8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science
Event date: Monday, 12 December 2016
Hour:  8:00 15-12 | 18:00
Place:  Alvisse Parc Hotel
Residential Workshop on Computational Sciences for Medical Simulation
Event date: Monday, 12 December 2016
Hour:  9:00 14-12 | 17:00
Place:  Novotel Kirchberg
Cerveau et cognition : que reste-t-il du dualisme cartésien ?
Cerveau
Event date: Monday, 12 December 2016
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Amphithéâtre du Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, 2-4, rue Barblé à Luxembourg-ville
Speaker: Steve Majerus
Les matériaux carbonés : des matériaux d'avenir pour répondre aux enjeux sociétaux du XXIe siècle
Cathy Vix-Guterl
Event date: Tuesday, 13 December 2016
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, salle Tavenas Entrée au 102, avenue Pasteur, L-2310 Luxembourg
Speaker: Cathie Vix-Guterl, Directrice de l’Institut de Science des Matériaux de Mulhouse (IS2M)
Un mois en Antarctique: récit du Prof. Olivier Francis
Event date: Tuesday, 13 December 2016
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Centre culturel Prince Henri · Walferdange
Speaker: Olivier Francis, Professeur de géophysique, Université du Luxembourg
L’Université innove dans le domaine des maçonneries en béton
Béton
Published on Wednesday, 14 December 2016
En partenariat avec Chaux de Contern et Neobuild, l’Université du Luxembourg a présenté en novembre 2016 les travaux de recherche menés sur de nouveaux blocs de maçonnerie en béton qui s’emboitent...
Cursus Saar-Lor-Lux en physique : remise des diplômes
Greater Region
Published on Friday, 16 December 2016
« Traverser le paysage universitaire de la Grande Région en un diplôme ». C’est ainsi que la porte-parole de la promotion, Julia Brunkert, décrit le parcours au sein de la Licence Saar-Lo...
Free charging stations on two campus sites
Paola and Louis
Published on Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Two master students in engineering at the University of Luxembourg, Paola Hernandez and Louis van der Elst, designed and created a charging station for phones, laptops and tablets to facilitate stu...
Computational Sciences conclude a flourishing year
Stephane
Published on Wednesday, 11 January 2017
The year 2016 was marked by many activities in computational sciences at the University of Luxembourg such as the organisation of 14 computational seminars and the publication of 96 research papers...
Physics Colloquium: High-resolution Kelvin-probe Force Microscopy
Event date: Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Regina Hoffmann - Vogel, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Jeudis des Sciences: Brötchen, Donuts und Brezeln: Topologie in der Physik
Thomas Schmidt
Event date: Thursday, 12 January 2017
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Auditoire B02, Campus Kirchberg
Speaker: Thomas Schmidt, Universität Luxemburg
Trebuchet competition within bachelor students
Trebuchet competition
Published on Friday, 13 January 2017
Some 30 Students of the Bachelor of Science in Engineering participated in a challenging project to design, develop, manufacture, test and present their design for a trebuchet during a competi...
Universität – Bausektor
Conférence
Event date: Monday, 16 January 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Forum da Vinci, 6, boulevard Grande-Duchesse Charlotte, Luxembourg
PhD Defense: Elucidation of New Enzyme Functions Using Yeast, Comparative Genomics and Metabolomics
Event date: Monday, 16 January 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) BT2 conference room
Speaker: Charandeep SINGH
Conférence: "Les nanomatériaux: aujourd’hui et demain"
Published on Tuesday, 17 January 2017
La Section des Sciences de l'Institut Grand-ducal, en coopération avec

  • La Section Historique de l’Institut Grand-ducal
  • La Section des Sciences Médicales de l’Institut Gran...
Alexandre Tkatchenko wins prestigious ERC Grant
Alexandre Tkatchenk
Published on Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Professor Alexandre Tkatchenko from the Physics and Materials Science Research Unit of the University of Luxembourg won a highly esteemed “Consolidator Grant” awarded by the European Research Counc...
Physics Colloquium / Cytoskeletal Mechanics: Contractile Actomyosin Networks and Shape of Blood Platelets
Event date: Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. François Nédélec / EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
PhD thesis Defense: Optical characterisation of Cu2ZnSnSe4 thin films
Event date: Thursday, 19 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir 4.500
Speaker: Jan Sendler
PhD Defense: Development of an integrated omics in silico workflow and its application to the study of bacteria-phage interactions in a model microbial community
Event date: Friday, 20 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) BT2-E00-15A
Speaker: Shaman NARAYANASAMY
Fondation Cancer supports research on breast cancer
Elisabeth Schaffner-Reckinger
Published on Monday, 23 January 2017
On 18 January 2017, Dr Elisabeth Schaffner-Reckinger, Research scientist at the University of Luxembourg, received a cheque of €250 000 from the Fondation Cancer. This grant will finance a research...
Physics Colloquium: Ultrafast control of electronic properties at the nanoscale
Event date: Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Daniele Brida, Department of Physics and Center for Applied Photonics, University of Konstanz, Germany
PhD Defense: Numerical Modelling of Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting Devices Driven by Flow-Induced Vibrations
Event date: Friday, 27 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus Salle de Conseils
Speaker: Srivathsan RAVI
Physics Colloquium : Quantum technology with natural and artificial quantum spin circuits
Event date: Wednesday, 01 February 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Prof. Martin Weides Institute of Physics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany and Materials Science in Mainz, University Mainz, Germany
Micro/Nano Imaging Workshop
Imaging
Event date: Thursday, 02 February 2017
Hour:  8:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir
Jeudis des Sciences: Produktentwicklung für die Mobilität der Zukunft
Event date: Thursday, 02 February 2017
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, room B02
Speaker: Michael Vielhaber, Universität des Saarlandes
Art and technology: presentation of students' projects
Mudam
Event date: Monday, 06 February 2017
Hour:  11:30 14:00
Place:  Mudam 3, Park Dräi Eechelen L-1499 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Physics Colloquium: An ARPES perspective of the pairing symmetry in the Fe-based superconductors
Event date: Wednesday, 08 February 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Prof. Pierre Richard Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P. R. China
PhD Defense: Study of Metabolite Repair in Eukaryotic Cells - Metabolic origin and fate of D-2-hydroxyglutarate in yeast and effect of NAD(P)HX repair deficiency on yeast and human cells
Event date: Friday, 10 February 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) Biotech II conference room
Speaker: Julia KETTERN Geb. BECKER
PhD Defense: Stochastic Thermodynamics for Underdamped Brownian Particles: Equivalent Measures, Reversed Stochastic Processes and Feynman-Kac Techniques
Event date: Monday, 13 February 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg BSC 2.04
Speaker: Kamran SHAYANFARD
PhD Defense: New models to study the cross-talk between the protein repair L-isoaspartyl methyltransferase and cell signalling
Event date: Monday, 13 February 2017
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) Biotech II conference room
Speaker: Remon SOLIMAN
Researchers discover stable genetic markers in Ötzi
Stephanie Kreis
Published on Thursday, 16 February 2017
In a recent study, researchers at the University of Luxembourg, the Saarland University, and the EURAC Research center in Bozen managed to isolate and identify stable microRNA biomarkers in the 530...
2nd Hands-on Light Microscopy Workshop
Holm2017
Event date: Monday, 20 February 2017
Hour:  9:00 24-02 | 16:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir Université du Luxembourg 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Physics Colloquium: Spontaneous symmetry breaking beyond equilibrium: Kibble-Zurek mechanism in a Kosterlitz-Thouless system
Event date: Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Peter Keim, University of Konstanz, Germany
PhD Defense: System Biology Approach towards the Oncogenic Signalling in GISTs
Event date: Thursday, 23 February 2017
Hour:  13:30 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) ground floor room
Speaker: Jiali WANG
PhD Defense: MicroRNA regulation of hypoxia-induced tumorigenicity and metastatic potential of colon tumor-initiating cells
Event date: Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 3.110
Speaker: Pit ULLMANN
Un coup de dés jamais n’abolira le hasard : une excursion dans les mathématiques de l’incertitude
Peccati
Event date: Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg
Speaker: Prof. Giovanni Peccati, Université du Luxembourg
Better understanding and predicting snow behaviour
Bernhard Peters
Published on Wednesday, 01 March 2017
Engineers from the University of Luxembourg are working together with scientists from the WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF in Switzerland to better analyse mechanical properties of...
Physics Colloquium : Seeing Atoms and Electrons in Motion
Event date: Wednesday, 01 March 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Peter Baum, Max-Planck-Institute of Quantum Optics and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
PhD Defense: Entwicklung eines EDV-Basierten Frühwarnsystems füt die Blankaalabwanderung an der Mosel
Event date: Monday, 06 March 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Salle des Conseils
Speaker: David Maurice WENDLING
Physics Colloquium: Engineering hybrid interfaces in organic and perovskite optoelectronic devices
Event date: Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Prof. Yana Vaynzof
Promising cross-border projects for the Greater Region
Interreg logo
Published on Thursday, 09 March 2017
From safer drinking water to human-robot interaction: the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) will provide 1.6 million euros to four innovative research projects in which the Faculty of Scien...
Inaugural lecture Prof. Alexandre Tkatchenko: "Quantum Interactions: From Atoms to Galaxies"
Alexandre Tkatchenko
Event date: Thursday, 09 March 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room Tavenas
Speaker: Professor Alexandre Tkatchenko
PhD Defense: Integration of the analysis of non-functional properties in Model-Driven Engineering for Embedded Systems
Event date: Monday, 13 March 2017
Hour:  11:00 13:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Guillaume BRAU
Engineering students interact with robots
robotix
Published on Tuesday, 14 March 2017
Together with students from the Greater Region, 7 students from the University of Luxembourg’s Master of Science in Engineering "Sustainable Product Creation" spent the first week of Febr...
Physics Colloquium: Basics and applications of reorientational solitons in nematic liquid crystals
Event date: Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Prof. Gaetano Assanto, Head of NooEL, Nonlinear Optics and OptoElectronics Lab, University of Rome "Roma Tre", Italy Finland Distinguished Professor, Photonics Lab, Tampere University of Technology, Finland OSA Fellow, IEEE Fellow
Civil law rules on robotics
Mady
Published on Thursday, 23 March 2017
On 20 March 2017, Mrs. Mady Delvaux-Stehres, Luxembourgish Representative and Member of the European Parliament, gave a presentation at the University of Luxembourg about her resolution for civil l...
Physics Colloquium: Progress in scalable fabrication of clean electrical contacts to individual SWCNTs
Event date: Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Miroslav Haluška
Light microscopy equipment under examination
Andreas & Aymeric
Published on Friday, 24 March 2017
During five days, the Hands-on Light Microscopy Workshop (HOLM 2017) gathered more than 80 participants from academia and industry on Belval campus. Through lectures and practical sessions, they sh...
PhD Defense: Spin texture of two-dimensional topological insulators
Event date: Friday, 24 March 2017
Hour:  12:00 12:00
Place:  Technische Universität Dresden
Speaker: Alexia Nibal ROD
PhD Defense: Investigation of the Nuclear Function of Tes, an Actin-Binding LIM Protein and Potential Tumor Suppressor
Event date: Friday, 24 March 2017
Hour:  14:30 16:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir MSA-3330
Speaker: Raffaella VACCAROLI
Computational Metaphysics: The Virtues of Formal Computer Proofs Beyond Maths
Benzmüller
Event date: Monday, 27 March 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, Room 04-4.020
Speaker: Christoph BENZMüLLER, PD, Dr. habil, FU Berlin, Germany
PhD Defense: Dynamic change of the human gastrointestinal microbiome and immune status in relation to mucosal barrier effects during chemotherapy and immune ablative intervention
Event date: Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) BT2-E00-15A
Speaker: Anne KAYSEN
The ideal glass transition and the solution of the Kauzmann paradox via aging of polymer films
Event date: Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Daniele Cangialosi, Centro de Física de Materiales (CSIC-UPV/EHU), San Sebastian, Spain
PhD Defense: Drying and Conversion Analysis of Biomass by a DEM-CFD Coupling Approach
Event date: Friday, 31 March 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Salle de Conseils
Speaker: Seyedmohammad MOHSENI
Open Day 2017
Event date: Saturday, 01 April 2017
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir
PhD Defense: Strategies for the Optimization of Wireless Energy Transfer for Mid-Range Distances
Event date: Monday, 03 April 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus JFK-004
Speaker: Pascal RIPP
Physics Colloquium: Semiconductor Nanowires: Materials, Physics, and Advanced Device Concepts
Event date: Wednesday, 05 April 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Speaker: Prof. Gregor Koblmueller, Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany
PhD Defense: Rational Architecture: Reasoning about Enterprise Dynamics
Event date: Thursday, 06 April 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 4.160
Speaker: Marc VAN ZEE
A commuting satisfaction study using the Uni 2015 travel survey data
traffic
Published on Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Researchers from Luxembourg and Leuven Universities have recently published a paper entitled “On the consistency between commuting satisfaction and traveling utility: the case of the University of...
Manufacturing Engineering team initiates ISO standard!
ISO
Published on Tuesday, 25 April 2017
The FNR/AFR funded Public Private Partnership (PPP) research project "StreaM", initiated by the University of Luxembourg in cooperation with the company Euro-Composites S.A. and the ...
PhD Defense: Cryptanalysis, Reverse-Engineering and Design of Symmetric Cryptographic Algorithms
Event date: Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 3.160
Speaker: Léo Paul PERRIN
Let's celebrate 10 years in Photovoltaics and Semiconductor Physics
LPV
Published on Wednesday, 26 April 2017
The University of Luxembourg celebrates on 5 May 2017 a decade of research successes and positive impacts in the field of physics of semiconductors and solar cells. A scientific symposium followed...
Physics Colloquium: Van der Waals Heterostructures: There IS Plenty of Room at the Bottom
Event date: Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Artem Mishchenko, School of Physics and Astronomy, the University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Algorithmic decision theory for solving complex decision problems
Raymond
Event date: Wednesday, 03 May 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Raymond BISDORFF , University of Luxembourg.
PhD Defense: Non-Monotonic Logics for Access Control: Delegation Revocation and Distributed Policies
Event date: Thursday, 04 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 4.160
Speaker: Diego AMBROSSIO
10 years of the Laboratory for Photovoltaics and Semiconductor Physics
10 years
Event date: Friday, 05 May 2017
Hour:  9:00 22:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir
PhD Defense: Approaches for supportive prediction of biogas production rate and control strategies to provide flexible power production
Event date: Monday, 08 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus D17 - Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Sebastian HIEN
Emerging regulations in ICT: anticipating changes
audience
Published on Tuesday, 09 May 2017
On 28 April 2017, around 60 students, academics and professionals attended the third edition of the Information Security Education Day (ISED) on the Belval campus. Discussions focused on the impact...
PhD Defense: Verhalten ausgewählter Nanopartikel in kommunalen Kläranlagen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der anaeroben Schlammbehandlung
Event date: Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus D17, Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Anahita RAHIMI
PhD Defense: Comparative study of reduced order methods for geometrically nonlinear structures
Event date: Thursday, 11 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre meeting room level 4, B04
Speaker: Amalya KHURSHUDYAN
Team ProDIGIs won 10000 euros prize at Morpheus Cup 2017
Morpheus
Published on Friday, 12 May 2017
Sakthivel Manikandan Sundharam, a PhD researcher in Computer Science and Communication research unit along with Laurent Fey and Marc Kirsch, students of Bachelor Professionnel en Informatique from...
PhD Defense: Dissecting the crosstalk between calcium signaling and mitochondrial metabolism
Event date: Friday, 12 May 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) Seminar room
Speaker: Mahsa MOIEN
Celebrating 10 years Laboratory for Photovoltaics
Susanne Siebentritt and Claude Turmes
Published on Monday, 15 May 2017
On 5 May 2017, solar energy took the centre stage during the celebration of a decade of research successes and positive impacts in photovoltaics and semiconductor physics at the University of Luxem...
Fretting fatigue workshop
Event date: Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Nombre
De l’intelligence artificielle à la singularité technologique
JG Ganascia
Event date: Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, salle Paul Feidert
Speaker: Jean-Gabriel Ganascia, Professeur à l’Université Pierre et Marie Curie et Président du comité d’éthique du CNRS
University and ILNAS invest in Smart ICT
Fostering the collaboration between research and standardization in the field of ICT in Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 18 May 2017
The University of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Institute of Standardisation, Accreditation, Safety and Quality of Products and Services (ILNAS) strengthen their collaboration in the field of Smart...
Journée du Bloc
Bloc
Event date: Friday, 19 May 2017
Hour:  8:30 17:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, salle 3.540
Research Fair at Luxembourg University
research fair
Event date: Saturday, 20 May 2017
Hour:  9:00 16:15
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, 1st floor
How to conduct laboratory work safely in higher education?
Published on Monday, 22 May 2017
Science laboratories can contain a multitude of hazards which, if not managed properly, can lead to various risks and cause incidents ranging from minor issues to serious accidents. In the worst ca...
First student research fair at Luxembourg University
Research Fair
Published on Tuesday, 30 May 2017
On 20 May 2017, students from the Junior Enterprise Association (JELux) welcomed almost 50 participants for the first student research fair in Belval. Under the motto “Bridging the gap”, students h...
Les sciences ont besoin de femmes !
Isabelle
Event date: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Hour:  16:30 20:00
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster, Salle Dune
Speaker: Isabelle Gallagher, professeure de mathématiques à l'Université Paris - Diderot
Suspensions of particles and bubbles in yield stress fluids
Event date: Wednesday, 31 May 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsber - Room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Guillaume Ovarlez
Workshop on Smart Mobility
Event date: Thursday, 01 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 02-06 | 18:00
Place:  Château de Bourglinster 8 Rue du Château, L-6162 Bourglinster
Club Oxydase 2017
Club Oxydase
Event date: Thursday, 01 June 2017
Hour:  11:00 02-06 | 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Maison du Savoir 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Comment encourager les femmes à s’intéresser aux sciences ?
Audience
Published on Thursday, 08 June 2017
Encore aujourd’hui, les femmes sont moins nombreuses que les hommes dans les filières scientifiques et l’Université du Luxembourg n’y échappe pas, avec par exemple seulement 25% d’étudiantes inscri...
FEniCS Conference 2017
fenics-2017
Event date: Monday, 12 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 14-06 | 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, room Tavenas
UL HPC School 2017
HPC
Event date: Monday, 12 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 13-06 | 18:00
Place:  Belval campus
Dynamics, thermodynamics and information processing in chemical networks
blackboard
Event date: Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 16-06 | 16:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, room BSC 3.03
Scienctific Workshop "New Trends in Thermal Analysis | NTTA2017
Event date: Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - BSC 0.03
Modelling the brain with “Lego bricks”
Stéphane Bordas
Published on Thursday, 15 June 2017
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg, in cooperation with the University of Strasbourg, have developed a computational method that could be used to guide surgeons during brain surgery.
PhD Defense: Computational Aspects of Classical and Hilbert Modular Forms
Event date: Thursday, 15 June 2017
Hour:  10:45 12:00
Place:  KU Leuven B01.14
Speaker: Jasper VAN HIRTUM
Windmobile: students build their own wind turbine
Published on Wednesday, 21 June 2017

During the very last week of May 2017, a group of 14 students from the Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) has been involved in a hands-on working exper...

PhD Defense: Development and analysis of individual-based gut microbiome metabolic models
Event date: Thursday, 22 June 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 3.110
Speaker: Stefania MAGNUSDOTTIR
PhD Defense: Interpretive Interactions among Legal Systems and Argumentation Schemes
Event date: Monday, 26 June 2017
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  University of Bologna - CIRSFID
Speaker: Alessandra MALERBA
PhD Defense: Parkinson’s disease: Evaluation of a neuroprotective target and identification of candidate biomarker signatures using murine models
Event date: Thursday, 29 June 2017
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) Conference Room 15 A, ground floor
Speaker: Amer ASHRAFI
Researchers refute textbook knowledge in molecular interactions
Alexandre Tkatchenko
Published on Friday, 30 June 2017
Van der Waals interactions between molecules are among the most important forces in biology, physics, and chemistry, as they determine the properties and physical behavior of many materials.
PhD Defense: Entwicklung von Ladeausgleichssystemen unter Berücksichtigung der Zellalterung
Event date: Friday, 30 June 2017
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Manuel BRÜHL
Workshop: "Good scientific practice" for postdocs and principal investigators
Event date: Monday, 03 July 2017
Hour:  9:30 04-07 | 17:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Room MSA 4.320
Speaker: Dr. Michael Gommel
PhD Defense: Self-assembly of binary colloidal nanocrystals
Event date: Wednesday, 05 July 2017
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus BSC 1.04
Speaker: Marko MRAVLAK
Scaling up and assuring reinforcement learning with abstract Markov Decision Processes
Event date: Wednesday, 05 July 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval Maison du Savoir, Room 04-4.020
Speaker: Dr Daniel Kudenko, University of York
“The University offers a truly international environment”
Paola Hernandez
Published on Thursday, 06 July 2017

A student’s perspective - Meet Paola Hernandez, a master student of Science in Engineering – Sustainable Product Creation, from Mexico. She gave her opinions and shared her...

PhD Defense: Observation and Control of Anaerobic Digestion Processes for Improved Biogas Production
Event date: Friday, 07 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK JFK-004
Speaker: Khadidja CHAIB DRAA
Rolf Tarrach Prize 2017 for research on multifunctional materials
Physicist Mads Christof Weber receives the "Rolf Tarrach Prize 2017”
Published on Wednesday, 12 July 2017
The physicist Mads Christof Weber wins the Rolf Tarrach Prize 2017 for his outstanding doctoral thesis in physics and material science.
PhD Defense: Simulink Fault Localization
Event date: Thursday, 13 July 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus E004
Speaker: Bing LIU
PhD Defense: Damage detection in prestressed concrete bridges based on static load testing, sagging and modal parameters, using measurements and model-updating techniques
Event date: Friday, 14 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus B02
Speaker: Sebastian SCHOMMER
PhD Defense: Active Learning in Cognitive Radio Networks
Event date: Tuesday, 18 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus 3
Speaker: Anestis TSAKMALIS
PhD Defense: Automated requirements-driven testing of embedded systems based on use case specifications and timed automata
Event date: Friday, 21 July 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK E004/E005 Ground floor JFK building
Speaker: Chunhui WANG
PhD Defense: Projectional Editing of Software Product Lines - The PEoPL Approach
Event date: Friday, 21 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 2.380
Speaker: Benjamin BEHRINGER
PhD Defense: Utilization of CRISPR/Cas9 technology to generate in vitro disease models for Parkinson's disease.
Event date: Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) Ground floor big meeting room, BT2
Speaker: Xiaobing QING
PhD Defense: Activity-travel behavior in the context of workplace relocation // Seminars
Event date: Tuesday, 29 August 2017
Hour:  10:30 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison des Sciences Humaines, Black Box
Speaker: François SPRUMONT
PhD Defense: Automated and Effective Security Testing for XML-based Vulnerabilities
Event date: Thursday, 31 August 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK E004, Ground Floor, JFK Building
Speaker: Sadeeq JAN
PhD Defense: Characterization of Parkinson's disease gene DJ-1/PARK7 in CD4+CD25+FOXP3+ Regulatory T-Cells
Event date: Monday, 04 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground floor, conference room A and B
Speaker: Egle Danileviciute
PhD Defense: Molecular mechanisms of kinase inhibitor resistance in melanoma
Event date: Tuesday, 05 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), 3.330
Speaker: Giulia Cesi
PhD Defense: Identification of DNA damage response genes as targets for personalized treatment of Glioblastoma through RNA interference screens
Event date: Wednesday, 06 September 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), E03-3.540
Speaker: Hélène Erasimus
PhD Defense: Kusuoka-Stroock type bounds for densities related to low-dimensional projections of solutions to high-dimensional SDE
Event date: Thursday, 07 September 2017
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), MSH, E00-black box
Speaker: Antoine Ledent
ERC Info Day
Event date: Friday, 08 September 2017
Hour:  8:45 17:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Auditoire 3.350
PhD Defense: Inflammatory signaling in liver cells: Cross-regulation of the JAK/STAT pathway and microRNAs
Event date: Monday, 11 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), 3.370
Speaker: Florence Servais
PhD Defense: Selective neuronal vulnerability in Parkinson’s disease: Contributions from neuronal connectivity, lineage and functional identity
Event date: Monday, 11 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground Floor, Rooms A + B
Speaker: Miguel Pimenta Oliveira
Theorists' predictions on nanowires experimentally verified
T. Schmidt
Published on Thursday, 14 September 2017
Condensed-matter systems play host to a rich variety of composite particles, which are usually referred to as "quasiparticles". It was believed for a long time that, like all elementary p...
PhD Defense: Comprehensive Specification and Efficient Enforcement of Role-based Access Control Policies using a Model-driven Approach
Event date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK E004, Ground floor
Speaker: Ameni Ben Fadhel
International conference: gathering Life Cycle experts in Luxembourg
LCM2017 Conference in Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 15 September 2017
The 8th International Conference on Life Cycle Management (LCM) took place from 3 to 6 September 2017 at the European Convention Center in Luxembourg. The three-day conference was organised by the...
Welcome Day 2017
Event date: Friday, 15 September 2017
Hour:  9:30 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus
PhD Defense: Neural stem cells for modelling Parkinson’s disease
Event date: Friday, 15 September 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground Floor, Seminar Room
Speaker: Sarah Louise Nickels
PhD Defense: The Parkinson’s disease associated mutation G2019S in the LRRK2 gene regulates mitochondria function and neurogenesis
Event date: Friday, 15 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground floor
Speaker: Jonas Walter
PhD Defense: Analysis of neuronal differentiation in genetic forms of Parkinson’s disease reveals a neurodevelopmental contribution
Event date: Friday, 15 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground floor
Speaker: Jonas Walter
National EURAXESS event 2017 - Attracting talented researchers to Luxembourg
EURAXESS
Event date: Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Hour:  11:00 15:30
Place:  Auditoire E03-3.540, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Campus Belval.
PhD Defense: Ab initio approaches to Resonant Raman Spectroscopy of Transition Metal Dichalcogenides
Event date: Friday, 22 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BSC 1.04
Speaker: Henrique Pereira Coutada Miranda
Nouvelle édition du certificat « Smart ICT for business innovation »
Smart ICT for business innovation
Published on Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Après le succès rencontré durant l’année académique 2015-2016, une nouvelle promotion du certificat universitaire « Smart ICT for business innovation » démarrera dès...

PhD Defense: Design for meaning in products and services to foster eco-sufficient user behavior: Exemplified by sharing goods
Event date: Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK, JFK-004
Speaker: Gregor Waltersdorfer
PhD Defense: Designing compliance patterns: integrating value modeling, legal interpretation, and argument schemes for legal risk management.
Event date: Friday, 29 September 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  University of Bologna, CIRSFID
Speaker: Robert Kevin Muthuri Kiriinya
PhD Defense: Model-based Specification, Deployment and Adaptation of Robot Perception Systems
Event date: Friday, 29 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK, JFK-004
Speaker: Nico Hochgeschwender
PhD Defense: Contextual Integrity and Tie Strength in Online Social Networks: Social Theory, User Study, Ontology, and Validation
Event date: Friday, 29 September 2017
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  University of Bologna, CIRSFID
Speaker: Javed Ahmed
Paola Goatin - " Le trafic routier en équations "
Event date: Thursday, 05 October 2017
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Salle Paul Feidert, Campus Kirchberg.
Speaker: Paola Goatin
Inaugural lecture: Hugo Parlier - "The unexpected geometry of puzzles"
H. Parlier
Event date: Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  Auditoire 3.330, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Campus Belval.
Speaker: Hugo Parlier
Journée Mondiale de la Normalisation 2017
WSD2017
Event date: Friday, 13 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Auditoire 3.330, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Campus Belval.
PhD Defense: Enhancing mobility applications through bluetooth communications
Event date: Friday, 13 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 3.190
Speaker: Walter Bronzi
PhD Defense: On the use of alloy in engineering domain specific modeling languages
Event date: Monday, 16 October 2017
Hour:  9:00 10:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir 2,4
Speaker: Loïc Gammaitoni
PhD Defense: A model-based framework for legal policy simulation and compliance checking
Event date: Monday, 16 October 2017
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK E004/E005
Speaker: Ghanem Soltana
Colloque international : « Circulation des mathématiques dans la Grande Région du XVIIIe au XXe siècle »
Event date: Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 20-10 | 16:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.070
Inaugural lecture: Martin Theobald - "From Big Data to Big Knowledge: Large-Scale Information Extraction based on Statistical Methods"
M. Theobald
Event date: Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  Auditoire 3.370, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Campus Belval.
Speaker: Martin Theobald
Sylvaine Neveu - " Et si la chimie était une solution pour l'avenir ? "
Sylvaine Neveu
Event date: Thursday, 19 October 2017
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Salle Paul Feidert, Campus Kirchberg.
Speaker: Sylvaine Neveu
Computational Sciences - Distinguished Seminars
Distinguished seminars
Event date: Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Hour:  14:30 27-10 | 10:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.540 and Room 3.330
Research project: Constructing buildings with re-useable components
MoU
Published on Tuesday, 31 October 2017
The Institute for Civil Engineering and Environment (INCEEN) at the University of Luxembourg have signed a "memorandum of understanding" with the Suisse Federal Laboratories of Materials...
Science Festival 2017
Science Festival 2017
Event date: Thursday, 09 November 2017
Hour:  9:00 12-11 | 18:00
Place:  Neimënster and National Museum of Natural History - 25 Rue Münster, 2160 Luxembourg
UL HPC School - November 2017
UL HPC School
Event date: Thursday, 09 November 2017
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), 3rd floor, Rooms 3.070 and 3.100.
Foire de l’étudiant : découvrez l’Université du Luxembourg
Foire de l’étudiant 2017, Luxembourg
Event date: Thursday, 09 November 2017
Hour:  9:30 10-11 | 18:00
Place:  Luxexpo – The Box (Luxembourg-Kirchberg)
Seminar - Solare Wärmenetze mit saisonalem Speicher für Stadtviertel: Ein Konzept für Luxemburg?
Seminar über nachhaltige Wärmekonzepte
Event date: Thursday, 09 November 2017
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Hörsaal B02.
BICS Challenge: University launches IT contest for high school pupils
BICS Challenge: IT challenge for high school students
Published on Friday, 10 November 2017
In response to the growing demand for ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) qualified graduates in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the University is giving high school students the opport...
Conference: New forms of matter near absolute zero temperature
Ketterle
Event date: Tuesday, 14 November 2017
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  Salle Paul Feidert, Campus Kirchberg
Speaker: Wolfgang Ketterle
PhD Defense: Big Data Architectures for Information Security
Event date: Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Bâtiment JFK, Room 004
Speaker: FALK Eric
PhD Defense: A Contribution to the Definition of a Failure Criterion of Adhesively Bonded Connections with Silicone
Event date: Friday, 17 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, D17 (Salle des Conseils)
Speaker: STAUDT Yves
Séance académique: remise du Grand Prix en sciences géologiques
Tonie Van Dam
Event date: Saturday, 18 November 2017
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Place:  Chambre de Commerce
Grand Prix 2017 of the Institut Grand-ducal
Tonie Van Dam
Published on Monday, 20 November 2017
The Grand Prix 2017 in Geological Sciences from the Institut Grand-ducal was awarded by an international jury to Tonie Van Dam, Vice-President of the University of Luxembourg and Professor for Phys...
PhD Defense: Distributed Harmonics Compensation for the Power Quality in Smart Grids
Event date: Friday, 24 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus D17 (Salle des Conseils)
Speaker: KOBOU NGANI Patrick
PhD Defense: Single station monitoring of volcanoes from the cross-correlations of Seismic Ambient Noise
Event date: Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.160
Speaker: DE PLAEN Raphael
PhD Defense: Computational Methods for Analysing Long-run Dynamics of Large Biological Networks
Event date: Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 2.230
Speaker: YUAN Qixia
PhD Defense: Efficient and Secure Implementations of Lightweight Symmetric Cryptographic Primitives
Event date: Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 2.170
Speaker: DINU Dumitru-Daniel
PhD Defense: Investigation of crack development in a fair-faced replacement screed based on hybrid fiber-reinforced concrete
Event date: Monday, 04 December 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Campus A2
Speaker: WEILER Michael
Workshop: “Deep Learning with Tensorflow”
Workshop - “Deep Learning with Tensorflow”
Event date: Monday, 11 December 2017
Hour:  8:30 16:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 2.400
PhD Defense: Localization and role of the molecular scaffold testin during mitosis and in actin-based processes
Event date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.040
Speaker: MAZZACAVALLO Coralie
PhD Defense: Data Integration for Image Guided Deep Brain Stimulation
Event date: Tuesday, 19 December 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground Floor Conference Area
Speaker: HUSCH Andreas
Theory of photon- and electron-stimulated chemistry at surfaces
Reinhard Maurer
Event date: Wednesday, 10 January 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 2.04
Speaker: Prof. Reinhard J. Maurer, University of Warwick
PhD Defense: Transforming Time Series for Efficient and Accurate Classification
Event date: Thursday, 11 January 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Bâtiment JFK, E004
Speaker: LI Daoyuan
PhD Defense: Optimierung einer mittels Laserstrahl gefügten Verbindung zwischen Aluminium und Polyamid 6.6 sowie die Untersuchung des Interaktionsmechanismus zwischen beiden Materialien in der Grenzschicht
Event date: Friday, 12 January 2018
Hour:  9:00 10:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, JFK Building, Room 4
Speaker: LAMBERTI Christian
General Mathematics Seminar
Event date: Monday, 15 January 2018
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  MNO 1.050
Speaker: D. Belyaev (Oxford)
PhD Defense: Analysis of cancer related protein isoforms by mass spectrometry
Event date: Tuesday, 16 January 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, BCE, E.010
Speaker: ANCHEVA Lina
Research Seminar: Engineering Privacy through Integrated Policy and Source Code Analysis
Event date: Tuesday, 16 January 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Travis D. Breaux (Carnegie Mellon University)
New biomarkers for colorectal cancer
Serge Haan
Published on Wednesday, 17 January 2018
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg found a new biomarker for colorectal cancer (CRC) that might improve therapy and survival rates of patients.
PhD Defense: Adaptive Capacities of Cancer Cells in Glioblastoma
Event date: Wednesday, 17 January 2018
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, CL-BSC-E02-001
Speaker: DIRKSE Anne
PhD Defense: Integrating User- and System-Centric Perspectives into Collaborative Compound Document Authoring
Event date: Wednesday, 17 January 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 2.220
Speaker: KLEIN Johannes
Long-range electrodynamic interactions between biomolecules
Marco Pettini
Event date: Wednesday, 17 January 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 2.04
Speaker: Prof. Marco Pettini, Aix-Marseille Université
PhD Defense: Design of high performance electrodes for hydrogen fuel cell by means of spray deposition
Event date: Monday, 22 January 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Belval Campus, LIST, Conference room, F.011A
Speaker: LONG Hongtao
Alignment activities at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
SLAC
Published on Tuesday, 23 January 2018
On 10 January 2018, Georg Gassner, Head for Metrology at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory operated by Stanford University for the U.S. Department of Energy, visited the University of L...
Evaluation of cloud services providers: Best Paper Award
ICOIN 2018
Published on Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Three researchers from Luxembourg University have been awarded during the 32nd IEEE International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN) which took place on 11 January 2018 in Thailand....
The details are in the devil: Maxwell’s demon in the real world
John Bechhoefer
Event date: Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 2.04
Speaker: Prof. John Bechhoefer, Dept. of Physics at Simon Fraser University, Canada
PhD Defense: Contributions to the asymptotic study of Hermite processes
Event date: Thursday, 25 January 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre (MNO), Room 1.020
Speaker: TRAN Thi Thanh Diu
MATH.en.JEANS en visite à l’Uni
Published on Monday, 29 January 2018
En collaboration avec le Lycée Classique de Diekirch (LCD) et le Nordstad-Lycée (NOSL), l’Université du Luxembourg a accueilli, le 7 décembre 2017, une quinzaine de lycéens dans le cadre du projet...
A Toolbox for Probabilistic Boolean Networks
APBC2018
Published on Monday, 29 January 2018
During the 16th Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC), which occurred on 15-17 January 2018 in Japan, computer scientists Andrzej Mizera from the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) and th...
PhD Defense: Dynamic Origin-Destination Matrix Estimation with Interacting Demand Patterns
Event date: Monday, 29 January 2018
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.300
Speaker: CANTELMO Guido
Geometry and Topology seminar
Event date: Monday, 29 January 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:30
Place:  Campus Belval Maison du Nombre Room E06-0615440 (6th floor 6A)
Speaker: Thierry Barbot (Université d'Avignon)
Could Technology help society?
Event date: Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Hour:  17:30 21:00
Place:  Campus Limptersberg Bâtiment des Sciences - Room E02-001 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
Renormalization theory and the density functionals for a continuous product measure
Rodrigo
Event date: Thursday, 01 February 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Maison du Nombre Room 1.040
Speaker: Rodrigo Vargas Le-Bert (University of Camerino, Italy)
How can Technology Help Society? MICS students present their projects
How can Technology Help Society
Published on Tuesday, 06 February 2018
On 30 January 2018, students of the Master in Information and Computer Sciences (MICS) presented their results and learning experience on their innovative projects in front of 40 participants on Li...
PhD Defense: Mobile Network Data Analytics for Intelligent Transportation Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 07 February 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.120
Speaker: DERRMANN Thierry
PhD Defense: Computational Integrative Models for Cellular Conversions: Application to Cellular Reprogramming and Disease Modeling
Event date: Friday, 09 February 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), BT2-E00-015B
Speaker: JUNG geb. ZICKENROTT Sascha
PhD Defense: Investigation of the Cu2(Sn,Ge)S3 ternary alloy for thin film solar cells
Event date: Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 4.530
Speaker: ROBERT Erika
PhD Defense: Dynamic Network Reconstruction in Systems Biology: Methods and Algorithms
Event date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground Floor Conference Room A
Speaker: YUE Zuogong
Simulating quantum transport through graphene: defects, edge roughness and strain
Florian Libisch
Event date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Hour:  11:00 13:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC – E015
Speaker: Prof. Florian Libisch, Institute for Theoretical Physics, Vienna University of Technology
PhD Defense: Modelling the Extensionally Driven Transitions of DNA
Event date: Thursday, 22 February 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BS 1.04
Speaker: TAGHAVI Amirhossein
Kick off meeting: Doctoral Programme in Physics and Materials Science
Event date: Friday, 23 February 2018
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, 3rd floor 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Luxembourg joins the prestigious European network PRACE
The University of Luxembourg HPC Team
Published on Monday, 26 February 2018
Following the successful application of Luxembourg to become a member of the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) in October 2017, Robert Kerger, advisor at the Ministry for Higher...
Hands-on workshop on chatbot technology for school pupils
workshop on chatbot technology
Published on Wednesday, 28 February 2018
Invited by WIDE (Women In Digital Empowerment), Sviatlana Höhn, Post-doc at the Computer Science and Communications Research Unit (CSC), conducted a presentation about chatbots and a hands-on sessi...
Physics Colloquium: Order from Disorder: The Stochastic Medium Calcium as a Mediator Between Cellular Energy Homeostasis and Fate Dynamics
Alex Skupin
Event date: Wednesday, 28 February 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dr. Alexander Skupin, Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB)
Partnership with ACL to offer mobility management training
Mobility management training with the University of Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 01 March 2018
The University of Luxembourg and the Automobile Club du Luxembourg (ACL) have joined forces to offer a three-day course in mobility management for companies based in Luxembourg. This pilot project...
PhD Defense: Resolving Multiphase Flow of Trickle Bed Reactors by the Extended Discrete Element Method (XDEM) Applied to the Blast Furnace
Event date: Friday, 02 March 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Salle de conseil
Speaker: BANIASADI Maryam
Kick-off meeting for PhD students in Physics and Materials Science
Kick-off meeting DDPM
Published on Monday, 05 March 2018
The University of Luxembourg together with the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) officially launched the Doctoral Programme in Physics and Materials Science (DPPM) on 23 Februar...
PhD Defense: A quantitative systems pharmacology approach to model human metabolic and drug metabolic interactions
Event date: Monday, 05 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.110
Speaker: BEN GUEBILA Marouan
PhD Defense: Spectrum Monitoring Algorithms for Wireless and Satellite Communications
Event date: Friday, 09 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK E00-005
Speaker: POLITIS Christos
PhD Defense: Development of a computational resource for personalized dietary recommendation
Event date: Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Groundfloor Conference, Room 1&2
Speaker: NORONHA Alberto Miguel
PhD Defense: Molecular profiling of microglia in steady state and under inflammatory conditions
Event date: Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), BTII 015A/B
Speaker: VEIGA de SOUSA Carole Lara
EJD-FunMat Training School
EJD FunMath
Event date: Monday, 19 March 2018
Hour:  9:00 23-03 | 18:00
A Semistochastic Model for the Carbon Content of an Ecosystem
Event date: Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Maison du Nombre Room 1.040
Speaker: James Broda (Bowdoin College, U.S.A.)
Open Day 2018: Thanks for your participation!
Open Day 2018
Published on Wednesday, 21 March 2018
On 17 March 2018, the faculty actively participated in the Open Day with the presentation of the study programmes and the organisation of different activities to explain and promote science studies.
PhD Defense: Connectivity percolation and thin film growth containing rods
Event date: Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Hour:  9:30 10:30
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BSC 1.04
Speaker: Dixit Mohit
PhD Defense: Study on the structural properties of composite joints
Event date: Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, B.02
Speaker: DUARTE DA COSTA Job
Researchers refute 20-year-old assumptions in solar cell production
Solar panels, microscopic view
Published on Thursday, 22 March 2018
Research led by the University of Luxembourg investigated the manufacturing process of solar cells. The researchers proved that assumptions on chemical processes that were commonplace among researc...
PhD Defense: Tuning self-assembly in liquid crystal shells: from interfacial- to polymer-stabilization
Event date: Friday, 23 March 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BS 0.03
Speaker: NOH JungHyun
Bürgerforum mit 4 EU-Abgeordneten
Bürgerforum
Event date: Saturday, 24 March 2018
Hour:  15:00 17:45
Place:  Parlement européen, Bâtiment Robert Schuman 5 Place de l'Europe 1499 Luxembourg Lëtzebuerg
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Christoph Schommer (Invited speaker)
Relais pour la Vie 2018
Relais pour la Vie 2018
Event date: Saturday, 24 March 2018
Hour:  17:00 25-03 | 20:00
Place:  La Coque, 2 Rue Léon Hengen, 1745 Luxembourg
Chercheurs à l'Ecole 2018: sharing passion for science
Chercheurs à l'Ecole
Published on Monday, 26 March 2018
From 19 to 23 March 2018, 26 researchers from the Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) participated in the 8th edition of "Chercheurs à l’école" organised by the Luxemb...
PhD Defense: Large-scale and Flexible Nanogenerator based on ZnO conical nanostructures by Nano-Imprint Lithography and Atomic Layer Deposition
Event date: Monday, 26 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, Conference Room MRT-Belvaux, RDC
Speaker: SPIRITO David
PhD Defense: Colonization, succession and evolution of the human gastrointestinal microbiome in infants at high risk of metabolic disease in adulthood
Event date: Monday, 26 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Conference rooms 1 & 2 (ground floor)
Speaker: WAMPACH Linda
Info Session about PhD Studies
Info Session about PhD Studies
Event date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Hour:  12:00 29-03 | 14:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Auditoire building in amphi 3520 (3rd floor).
Engineers from Luxembourg University build the future
Eurocodes
Published on Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Three engineers from the University of Luxembourg have been selected by the European Committee for Standardisation (CEN) to actively participate in the development of the revised second generation...
PhD Defense: Recent developments around Malliavin-Stein approach
Event date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.040
Speaker: ZHENG Guangqu
About Neutron Scattering and the Science of Materials − 1937 to the present
Stephen W. Lovesey
Event date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 2.04
Speaker: Professor Stephen W. Lovesey, ISIS Facility, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxford
Inaugural lecture: Daniel Abankwa - eRASe Cancer: Through the Valley of Death into the Heart of Cancer
Daniel Abankwa
Event date: Thursday, 29 March 2018
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.330
Speaker: Daniel Abankwa
Jeu Quiz pour les jeunes - la révolution digitale est en marche
BiCS Challenge Quiz
Published on Tuesday, 03 April 2018
Le Bachelor in Computer Science (BiCS) organise le samedi 5 mai 2018 un nouveau défi destiné à tous les étudiants du secondaire (12-18 ans) de la Grande Région : le " BiCS Challenge Quiz&...
PhD Defense: A Scalable and Accurate Hybrid Vulnerability Analysis Framework
Event date: Friday, 06 April 2018
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Building JFK E004/E005
Speaker: THOME Julian
Physics colloquium: Electron Spectroscopy Studies of Epitaxial Graphene grown on Silicon Carbide.
Event date: Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 2.04
Speaker: Dr. Chariya Jacobi, Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Linköping University, S-58183 Linköping , Sweden
Conference: Asteroid Science Intersections with In-Space Mine Engineering (ASIME) 2018
Event date: Monday, 16 April 2018
Hour:  9:00 17-04 | 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus, MSA, room 3.330
Middleware approaches to solving PDEs. Applications in nonlinear mechanics.
Jakub
Event date: Tuesday, 17 April 2018
Hour:  9:00 19-04 | 12:30
Place:  Lectures: 9:00-10:30 - Belval MSA, room 3.110 Practical Sessions: 11:00-12:30 - Belval MSA, room 1.601
Master MSSI Information Session
MSSI
Event date: Tuesday, 17 April 2018
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, room 3.350 (3rd floor)
PhD Defense: Time Averages of Diffusion Processes and Applications to Two-Timescale Problems
Event date: Wednesday, 18 April 2018
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir MSA 3.220
Speaker: PEPIN Bob
TRNSYS Experience Seminar 2018
TRNSYS2018
Event date: Thursday, 19 April 2018
Hour:  9:00 20-04 | 17:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA), room 3.540
Physics colloquium: Magnetic interactions in zigzag graphene nanoribbons deposited on metallic substrates and topological insulators
Event date: Thursday, 19 April 2018
Hour:  11:00 13:00
Place:  Room BSC 3.04
Speaker: Professor Riccardo Mazzarello
Physics colloquium: Ballistic transport and Aharonov-Bohm interference in graphene
Event date: Thursday, 19 April 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Belval, CRP Lippmann, room F0.11-A 41, rue du Brill L-4422 Belvaux
Speaker: Prof. Christoph Stampfer, JARA-FIT and 2nd Institute of Physics, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
PhD Defense: Many-body Perturbation Theory Approach to Raman Spectroscopy and Its Application to 2D Materials
Event date: Friday, 20 April 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus BS 303
Speaker: REICHARDT Sven
Physics Colloquium: Shaping soft robotics into the two dimensions of a coating
Event date: Monday, 23 April 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 3.04
Speaker: Dr. Danqing Liu
New opportunities for IT students
Coopération Université et Bâloise
Published on Tuesday, 24 April 2018
On 23 April 2018, the University of Luxembourg signed an agreement with Bâloise Assurances Luxembourg in order to facilitate exchange in terms of education and recruitment opportunities for master...
PhD Defense: Angle and spectral dependence of the internal and the external quantum efficiency of solar modules
Event date: Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA 4.520
Speaker: REINERS Nils
PhD Defense: Stochastic Model Predictive Control for Eco-Driving Assistance Systems in Electric Vehicles
Event date: Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Building JFK JFK-004
Speaker: SAJADI ALAMDARI Seyedamin
Jean-Sébastien Coron receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Jean-Sébastien Coron receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Published on Thursday, 26 April 2018
Jean-Sébastien Coron, Associate Professor in cryptography at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded the prestigious “Advanced Grant” by the European Research Council (ERC). Funded by the Eu...
PhD Defense: Unraveling the complex genetics of neurological disorders
Event date: Thursday, 26 April 2018
Hour:  9:30 10:30
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir MSA-E03-0312030
Speaker: BOBBILI Dheeraj
PhD Defense: Design and Implementation of Legal Protection for Trade Secrets in Cloud Brokerage Architectures relying on Blockchains
Event date: Thursday, 26 April 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  University of Bologna
Speaker: WASIM Muhammad Umer
PhD Defense: Multimodal Legal Information Retrieval
Event date: Friday, 27 April 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  CIRSFID Sala Erasmus
Speaker: ADEBAYO Kolawole John
PhD Defense: Multi-GNSS Error Characteristics and Benefits to Long-term Monitoring Applications in Geosciences
Event date: Friday, 27 April 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus D18, salle des professeurs
Speaker: ABRAHA Kibrom Ebuy
10th Benelux Mathematical Olympiad
Event date: Saturday, 28 April 2018
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Speaker: Contact: Antonella Perucca
ASIME 2018: fruitful exchanges on space mining
Published on Monday, 30 April 2018
Two years after the successful scientific workshop “Asteroid Science Intersections with In-Space Mine Engineering” (ASIME), the University of Luxembourg organised a second workshop on 16-17 April 2...
Great success for the 4th TRNSYS Experience Seminar
TRNSYS Experience Seminar
Published on Monday, 30 April 2018
The University of Luxembourg, in partnership with the Universities of the Greater-Region, Liège, Lorraine and Kaiserslautern, as well as the consultancy company ICSEED, hosted the fourth TRNSYS Exp...
PhD Defense: Automated calcium image analysis of neurons derived from human pluripotent stem cells
Event date: Monday, 30 April 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II) Room A/B
Speaker: HACHI Siham
Physics Colloquium: Polymer Nanolaminates and the Consequences of Intercalation
Event date: Wednesday, 02 May 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Belval - Maison du Savoir - MSA Room 4.530
Speaker: Prof. Daniel SCHMIDT, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology - LIST
Dante e Enrico VII di Lussemburgo: dall’utopia al profetismo
Event date: Wednesday, 02 May 2018
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  Auditoire 4.500, Maison du Savoir, Campus Belval
Speaker: Marco Santagata
ISED 2018: IoT: security challenges and opportunities
ISED 2018
Event date: Friday, 04 May 2018
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, room 3.330 (3rd floor) 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
BiCS Challenge Quiz
BiCS Quiz Challenge
Event date: Saturday, 05 May 2018
Hour:  14:15 17:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir (MSA) 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Andy Pawlikowski (animateur radio Eldoradio)
Inauguration de l’exposition itinérante "Mathematik zum Anfassen"
Mathematikum
Event date: Monday, 07 May 2018
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Salle des fêtes, Lycée Josy Barthel Mamer
Speaker: Professeur Albrecht Beutelspacher
PhD Defense: Homotopical geometry over differential operators and Batalin-Vilkovisky formalism
Event date: Tuesday, 08 May 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.010
Speaker: PISTALO Damjan
PRODPILOT : augmenter la productivité des PME dans la Grande Région
logo Prodpilot
Published on Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Top départ pour PRODPILOT : les six partenaires du projet doté d’un budget total de 2,1 millions d’euros viennent d’Allemagne, de France, du Luxembourg et de Belgique et ont pour mission d’aid...
PhD Defense: Development of mass spectrometry-based assays to measure the ERCC1/XPF proteins as potential biomarkers in lung cancer
Event date: Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BCE, E.012
Speaker: ANTONELLI Daniela
Seminar: Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing, Porosity and Synchrotron Experiments
Prof A.D. Rollet
Event date: Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 4.510
Speaker: Prof. A.D. Rollett (Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA)
How to secure the Internet of Things (IoT)?
ISED
Published on Monday, 14 May 2018
The security issues on the Internet of Things (IoT) were at the top of the agenda during the Information Security Education Day (ISED) organised on 4 May 2018 by the University of Luxembourg and th...
PhD Defense: The Parkinson’s disease associated Pink1-Parkin pathway in pathology and development
Event date: Tuesday, 15 May 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Ground floor, Seminar room
Speaker: JARAZO Javier Martin
Physics Seminar: Memory functions reveal structural properties of gene regulatory networks
Event date: Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Prof. Peter Sollich (University of Göttingen, Germany)
Inaugural Lecture Antonella Perucca
A Perucca
Event date: Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.540
Speaker: Antonella PERUCCA
Mathematik zum Anfassen: exposition itinérante au Luxembourg
Inauguration officielle Mathematikum
Published on Thursday, 17 May 2018
L’exposition itinérante "Mathematik zum Anfassen" a été officiellement inaugurée le 7 mai 2018 au Lycée Josy Barthel Mamer, en présence de Francine Closener, secrétaire d'Etat à...
« BiCS Challenge Quiz » : les étudiants ont relevé le défi
BiCS Challenge Quiz
Published on Thursday, 17 May 2018
Le samedi 5 mai 2018, le Bachelor in Computer Science (BiCS) organisait un nouveau défi destiné à tous les étudiants de l’enseignement secondaire de la Grande Région : le « BiCS Challenge...
PhD Defense: Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics in Biology: From Molecular Motors to Metabolic Pathways
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BSC, 3.03
Speaker: WACHTEL Artur
Data Assimilation for Patient-Specific Physics-based Surgical Simulations
I. Peterlik
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre (MNO), Room 0425100
Speaker: Igor Peterlik
Special Colloquium: Fundamental limits on the thermodynamics of circuits
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Room BSC 1.04
Speaker: Prof. David Wolpert
Evening Public Lecture: Optica fantastica - Images to illuminate the physics of light
Optica fantastica - Images to illuminate the physics of light
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Room Paul Feidert. 6 Rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, 1359 Luxembourg.
Speaker: Professor Sir Michael Berry
Le RGPD: une stratégie de gouvernance au-delà de la protection?
Logo RGPD
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  18:30 20:30
Place:  Maison de l’Union européenne 7, rue du Marché-aux-Herbes L-1728 Luxembourg
Speaker: Christoph Schommer & Andra Giurgiu
Physics Colloquium: Variations on a theme of Aharonov and Bohm
Professor Sir Michael Berry
Event date: Friday, 18 May 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, Room BSC 0.03. 162 A Avenue de la Faiencerie, 1511 Luxembourg.
Speaker: Professor Sir Michael Berry
PhD Defense: Magnetic small-angle neutron scattering on bulk metallic glasses
Event date: Friday, 25 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BSC, 0.03
Speaker: METTUS Denis
Fondation Cancer: 417,400€ grant for skin cancer research
Fondation Cancer
Published on Monday, 28 May 2018
Three researchers from the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) at the University of Luxembourg received a 417,400€ grant from the Fondation Cancer in order to investigate the role of the secret...
Researchers explore new applications for “Smart” Material
Liquid Crystal shells
Published on Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Research led by scientists from the University of Luxembourg has shown the potential of liquid crystal shells as enabling material for a vast array of future applications, ranging from autonomous d...
PhD Defense: Study of the incorporation mechanisms of organic chemicals into hair
Event date: Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, BSC, E.004
Speaker: CHATA Caroline
PhD Defense: Advanced Raman spectroscopy of ultrathin RNiO3 films
Event date: Thursday, 31 May 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.33
Speaker: SCHOBER Alexander
QUANTMOD — Quantization and Moduli Spaces, University of Luxembourg, June 4–08, 2018
Event date: Monday, 04 June 2018
Hour:  9:00 12-06 | 17:00
Place:  MSA 3.520
PhD Defense: Optical Detection of Deep Defects in Cu(In,Ga)Se2
Event date: Thursday, 07 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, Room BS1.03
Speaker: SPINDLER Conrad
Giant Public Pillow Fight
Event date: Saturday, 09 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  In front of the Grand-Ducal Palace in Luxembourg city
Conference on pseudo-Riemannian geometry and Anosov representations
Event date: Monday, 11 June 2018
Hour:  9:00 14-06 | 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval Maison du Nombre 1.050
Speaker: Organiser: T. Barbot, O. Glorieux, F. Kassel, V. Pécastaing, J-M Schlenker
PhD Defense: Load Bearing Behaviour of CoSFB-Dowels
Event date: Monday, 11 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Room B02
Speaker: BRAUN Matthias Volker
7th HPC School
HPC School
Event date: Tuesday, 12 June 2018
Hour:  9:00 13-06 | 18:30
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, 4th floor, room 4.520
European Project WOW!: sewage is valuable
Published on Wednesday, 13 June 2018
The Interreg North-West Europe project WOW! - Wider business Opportunities for raw materials from Waste water – was recently launched with 12 partners from 6 countries, including the University of...
PhD Defense: ANTI-DE SITTER GEOMETRY: CONVEX DOMAINS, FOLIATIONS AND VOLUME
Event date: Thursday, 14 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Nombre (MSA), Room 3.370
Speaker: TAMBURELLI Andrea
Directed assembly of nanoparticles monitored by liquid crystal topological defects for advanced optical properties of the composites
Event date: Monday, 18 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Room BSC 2.04
Speaker: Dr. Emmanuelle Lacaze
PhD Defense: A multifold approach to address the security issues of stateful forwarding mechanisms in Information-Centric Networks.
Event date: Thursday, 21 June 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Kirchberg, Weicker building, E00-B001
Speaker: SIGNORELLO Salvatore
Stochastic Modeling for Uncertainty Quantification
Event date: Thursday, 21 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Nombre Room 0425100
Speaker: Prof. Johann Guilleminot, Duke University
Law and freedom(s) at the digital age (3 days Lectures + Evaluation = 2 ECTS)
François Pellegrini
Event date: Tuesday, 26 June 2018
Hour:  9:30 28-06 | 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 3.370
Speaker: Prof. François Pellegrini
PhD Defense: Risk Monitoring and Intrusion Detection for Industrial Control Systems
Event date: Tuesday, 26 June 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Bâtiment JFK, Room E004
Speaker: MULLER Steve
Another great success for the Uni.lu HPC School
HPC School 2018
Published on Wednesday, 27 June 2018
From 12 to 13 June 2018, the seventh edition of the Uni.lu HPC School successfully took place on Belval campus. This was again the opportunity to offer up-to-date overview of the HPC (High Per...
Towards a quantum theory of cosmology
Event date: Wednesday, 27 June 2018
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, BS 2.04
Speaker: Dr. Jean-Luc Lehners
PhD Defense: Computational prediction of biochemical compensatory mechanisms in subjects at risk of developing Parkinson's disease
Event date: Friday, 29 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Conference Room
Speaker: EL ASSAL Diana Charles
PhD Defense: Advanced Symbol-level Precoding Schemes for Interference Exploitation in Multi-antenna Multi-user Wireless Communications
Event date: Friday, 29 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Bâtiment JFK, Room E00-004
Speaker: SPANO Danilo
Summer School "Ecole des nombres"
Event date: Tuesday, 03 July 2018
Hour:  9:00 07-07 | 17:00
Place:  Campus Belval, University of Luxembourg
Speaker: Organiser: Antonella Perucca, Shaunak Deo, Ilker Inam, Alexander Rahm, Gabor Wiese
Remise du Prix Rolf Tarrach 2018
Prix Rolf Tarrach
Event date: Thursday, 05 July 2018
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Chambre de Commerce 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi L-2981 Luxembourg
Cryptographer Léo Perrin receives the 2018 Rolf Tarrach Award
Léo Perrin
Published on Tuesday, 10 July 2018
On Thursday, 5 July 2018, the association Amis de l’Université awarded the Rolf Tarrach Prize 2018 to Léo Perrin for his doctoral thesis entitled “Cryptanalysis, Reverse-Engineering and Design of S...
Luxembourg government supports training and research in medicine
Training & research in medicine at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 11 July 2018
On Monday, 9 July 2018, the government and the University of Luxembourg signed a multi-annual convention to foster the development of training programmes and research activities in the field of med...
NTTI 2018
NTTI
Event date: Monday, 16 July 2018
Hour:  9:00 19-07 | 18:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus
Atomistic Modelling Seminar: Taming electrons in 2D materials: influence of substrates, defects and Moiré superlattices.
Event date: Monday, 16 July 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Batiment des Sciences BSC 2.04
Speaker: Mit H Naik
Mathematician Giovanni Peccati named IMS Fellow
IMS Award Giovanni Peccati
Published on Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Giovanni Peccati, Professor in Stochastic Analysis and Finance within the Mathematics Research Unit (RMATH) at the University of Luxembourg, has been named Fellow of the international Institute of...
Scienteens Academy 2018
Scienteens Lab
Event date: Thursday, 06 September 2018
Hour:  9:00 14-09 | 18:00
Place:  House of Biomedicine / Biotech I (BT1) 7, avenue des Hauts-Fourneaux L-4362 Esch-sur-Alzette
Homotopy algebras, deformation theory and quantization
Event date: Sunday, 16 September 2018
Hour:  9:00 22-09 | 17:00
Place:  Mathematical Research and Conference Center
LuxLogAI 2018
LuxLogAI 2018
Event date: Monday, 17 September 2018
Hour:  9:00 25-09 | 18:00
Place:  The University of Luxembourg, Belval Campus, MSA (Maison du Savoir).
Seminar: Advanced & Robust Flow Cytometry with the Miltenyi Biotec
cytometry
Event date: Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison des Sciences Humaines, Black Box room (ground-floor 0.200/0.201)
Speaker: .
ILIAS 2018 Distinguished talk - Swarming Systems: From Networked Control Systems Theory to Swarm Robotics Experiment
Event date: Wednesday, 19 September 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 4.340
Speaker: Prof Roland Bouffanais, Director of Graduate Studies at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
Unicareers.lu - The official career fair of the University of Luxembourg
unicareers.lu at LUXEXPO THE BOX
Event date: Friday, 28 September 2018
Hour:  10:00 17:00
Place:  LUXEXPO THE BOX Plateau de Kirchberg Rue Carlo Hemmer L-1734 Luxembourg
"Mathematik zum Anfassen" in Luxembourg: Join the adventure!
Mathematikum zum Anfassen
Event date: Monday, 01 October 2018
Hour:  16:00 11-10 | 20:00
Place:  Forum Geesseknäppchen, 40 Boulevard Pierre Dupong, 1430 Luxembourg
Séance académique: remise du Grand Prix en sciences biologiques
Paul Wilmes
Event date: Saturday, 17 November 2018
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Place:  Chambre de Commerce 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi L-2981 Luxembourg
National PhD Welcome Day
National PhD Welcome Day
Event date: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Hour:  13:00 18:00
Place:  Halle des Poches à Fonte Belval Campus
FSTC Graduation Ceremony 2018
Event date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Hour:  15:00 20:00
Place:  Belval Campus
Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day visitors
Event date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, "Auditoires" entrance