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Astigmath culture
Event date: Sunday, 14 March 2021
Hour:  18:00 19:00
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Design and coding Hackathon to benefit society!
Design and coding Hackathon to benefit society!
Event date: Friday, 01 February 2019
Hour:  18:00 03-02 | 17:00
Place:  Maison des Arts et des Étudiants Belval Campus
3rd NEUBIAS Conference
Neubias
Event date: Saturday, 02 February 2019
Hour:  9:00 08-02 | 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus
"Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles": research and ethical challenges
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Published on Monday, 04 February 2019
The five-day workshop on "Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles" took place from 21 to 25 January 2019 at the University of Luxembourg. The two guest researchers Antonio Bikić and Adriano Mannino...
Master MSSI celebrates 10 years !
10 years MSSI
Published on Tuesday, 05 February 2019
Launched in 2009 by the University of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST), the "Master en Management de la Sécurité des Systèmes d’Information” (MSSI) has...
PMC Pump Prime Fund 2018 for Elisabeth Letellier
Elisabeth Letellier
Published on Friday, 08 February 2019
In the frame of the annual retreat of the Personalised Medicine Consortium (PMC), which took place in December 2018, Dr. Elisabeth Letellier from the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) received an...
Pelican Grant for two PhD students in colorectal cancer
Fondation de Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 11 February 2019
Jessica Karta and Dominik Ternes, two PhD students from the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) at the University of Luxembourg, have recently been awarded the Pelican Grant from the Fondation du Pé...
Robotix-Academy: discovering industrial robotics at the University
Robotix-Academy 2019
Published on Wednesday, 13 February 2019
The fifth edition of the Robotix-Academy took place at the University of Luxembourg, on Kirchberg Campus, from 04 to 08 February 2019. This five-day training gathered 40 Master students, 4 professo...
University launches new Interdisciplinary Space Master
Published on Friday, 15 February 2019
The University of Luxembourg announces the launch of a new two-year Interdisciplinary Space Master study course in the fall of 2019. The Master programme aims to provide students with the requ...
NEUBIAS 2019: fruitful exchanges on bioimage analysis
NEUBIAS
Published on Monday, 18 February 2019
The third European BioImage Analysts Conference NEUBIAS gathered almost 300 participants from 2 to 8 February 2019 in Luxembourg. Researchers, image analysists, microscopists, software developers a...
Le climat hier, aujourd’hui et demain : Que faut-il penser du réchauffement climatique ?
Christian Pautrot
Event date: Monday, 18 February 2019
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg 2-4, rue Nicolas Ernest Barblé L-1210 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Christian Pautrot
Understanding flood regime changes in Europe
Günter Blöschl
Event date: Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Musée National d’Histoire Naturelle 25, rue Münster L-2160 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Günter Blöschl
Variational sums in statistics and probability
M Podolskij
Event date: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Hour:  16:30 18:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Maison du Savoir MSA 3.520
Speaker: Mark Podolskij
Modelling catchments as living organisms
Hubert Savenije
Event date: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Musée National d’Histoire Naturelle 25, rue Münster L-2160 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Hubert Savenije
From Machine-Learning Interatomic Potentials to Materials Chemistry
Volker Deringer
Event date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Hour:  11:00 12:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Bâtiment des Sciences
Speaker: Dr. Volker Deringer, University of Cambridge
Inaugural lecture Prof. Daniele Brida
Daniele Brida
Event date: Thursday, 28 February 2019
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus – BSC, Room 003
Speaker: Prof. Daniele Brida
Hackathon: design & coding technology solutions at the University
Hackathon 2019
Published on Friday, 01 March 2019
From 1 to 3 February 2019, students of the Master in Information and Computer Sciences (MICS) as well as from Saarland University participated in the hackathon, a concept launched for the first tim...
Innovation in the building sector: researchers meet industrials
Meeting OAI
Published on Tuesday, 05 March 2019
The third meeting “Research: innovation and construction” organised by the University of Luxembourg, OAI, Neobuild, LIST, Luxinnovation and CNCD gathered more than 200 participants from academ...
Scientists study method for researching magnetic materials
Published on Wednesday, 06 March 2019
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg and their research partners have demonstrated for the first time in a comprehensive study how different magnetic materials can be examined using neutron...
The Scienteens Academy is back!
Published on Monday, 11 March 2019
After the success of the first edition, the Scienteens Lab has decided to make the Scienteens Academy a recurrent activity: every summer our team will welcome high-school students for a one-week in...
Consistent Choice
Event date: Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Hour:  16:30 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Maison du Savoir MSA 3.350
Speaker: Walter Bossert
Hydrology’s great mystery: The unpredictability of streamflow response to forest harvesting
Jeffrey McDonnell
Event date: Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Musée National d’Histoire Naturelle 25, rue Münster L-2160 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Jeffrey J. McDonnell
Seminar: Research Ethics for Physicists
Katrina bramstedt
Event date: Wednesday, 13 March 2019
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Bâtiment des Sciences BSC – 2.03
Speaker: Dr. Katrina Bramstedt invited by Professor Susanne Siebentritt
The University cooperates with ArianeGroup on rocket engine technology
Published on Tuesday, 19 March 2019
The University of Luxembourg and the European rocket manufacturer ArianeGroup have signed a collaboration agreement to advance research in the area of rocket propulsion.
Mathematical interventions in democracy
Moon Duchin
Event date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Hour:  16:30 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Maison du Savoir MSA 3.110
Speaker: Moon Duchin
Cooperation with Goodyear on new automotive applications
Published on Thursday, 21 March 2019
The University of Luxembourg and the Goodyear Innovation Center in Luxembourg have launched a new research project that studies the use of Near-Field Communication (NFC) in automotive safety systems.
Doctoral candidates produce comics to promote science in Luxembourg
Comics
Published on Friday, 22 March 2019
In the last couple of months, 22 doctoral candidates from the Doctoral School in Science and Engineering (DSSE) have produced seven comics about various research topics in Luxembourg. The stories t...
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
Open Day 2019: thanks for your participation
Open Day
Published on Monday, 25 March 2019
Organised by the University of Luxembourg on 23 March 2019 in Belval, the Open Day was a great opportunity to present our Bachelor and Master programmes in mathematics, physics, engineering, comput...
Doctorate at the DSSE: Prospects and Perspectives
DSSE
Event date: Friday, 29 March 2019
Hour:  16:00 18:30
Place:  Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines, room Black Box. 11, porte des Sciences L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Chercheurs à l'école 2019: promoting scientific vocations
Chercheurs à l'école
Published on Monday, 01 April 2019
From 25 to 29 March 2019, 19 researchers from the Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) participated in the 9th edition of "Chercheurs à l’école" organised by the Luxemb...
Table-Ronde: Vivre-Ensemble: Notre Cadre de Vie dans nos Mains
Event date: Monday, 01 April 2019
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Amphiteatre de la Coque
GEM Day: Girls Exploring Math
GEM
Event date: Tuesday, 02 April 2019
Hour:  9:30 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus
Water – The critical element to achieve the Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Stefan Uhlenbrook
Event date: Tuesday, 02 April 2019
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Musée National d’Histoire Naturelle 25, rue Münster L-2160 Luxembourg
Speaker: Stefan Uhlenbrook
Physics Seminar: Protein Energy Landscapes seen by Neutron Scattering
Event date: Wednesday, 03 April 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg - Bâtiment des Sciences BSC 1.03
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Gerald Kneller invited by Professor Andreas Michels
First GEM Day: promoting mathematics among girls
GEM Day
Published on Friday, 05 April 2019
On 2 April 2019, the first edition of GEM (Girls Exploring Math) Day was organised at the University of Luxembourg. Twenty-two students from the Lycée Hubert Clément and Lycée des Garçons in Esch s...
International Staff Week: entertaining experiments in physics
International Staff Week 2019
Published on Tuesday, 09 April 2019
In the framework of the International Staff Week, members of different universities across the world had the opportunity to spend an afternoon at our faculty on Limpertsberg campus, on 4 April 2019...
New method inverts the self-assembly of liquid crystals
Published on Friday, 12 April 2019
In liquid crystals, molecules automatically arrange themselves in an ordered fashion. Researchers from the University of Luxembourg have discovered a method that allows an anti-ordered state, which...
Doctoral candidates develop their skills in science communication
Published on Tuesday, 16 April 2019
How do scientists communicate the right way? To develop awareness and understanding of the strategic importance of communicating science, the University of Luxembourg has recently launched a new co...
First edition: Doctorate at the DSSE, prospects and perspectives
First edition: Doctorate at the DSSE, prospects and perspectives
Published on Thursday, 18 April 2019
On 29 March 2019, the Doctoral School in Science and Engineering (DSSE) organised an informative and networking event entitled “Doctorate at the DSSE: Prospects and Perspectives” on Belval campus....
Tessellations of the plane and beyond
Fanny Kassel
Event date: Tuesday, 23 April 2019
Hour:  16:30 17:30
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, room 3.040 2, avenue de l’Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Fanny Kassell
Right combination of diet and bacteria limits cancer progression
Life science lab experiment
Published on Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg showed in an in vitro study that a combination of dietary factors and gut bacteria can inhibit the progression of colorectal cancer. 
Vening Meinesz Medal awarded to Tonie Van Dam
Prof. Tonie Van Dam received the Vening Meinesz medal
Published on Tuesday, 07 May 2019
Tonie Van Dam, Professor in Physical Geodesy at the University of Luxembourg has recently received the 2019 Vening Meinesz Medal from the European Geosciences Union (EGU). 
ISED 2019: New challenges for CISO: Artificial intelligence, emerging technologies and regulations
ISED
Event date: Friday, 10 May 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, room 3.040 (3rd floor) 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
The BicsLab Partners Day: ICT for a sustainable agriculture in Luxembourg
The BicsLab Partners Day
Event date: Monday, 13 May 2019
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  Belval Campus – Maison des Sciences Humaines (MSH), Black Box (main entrance) 11 Porte des Sciences, Esch-sur-Alzette
How can AI help security managers?
ISED 2019
Published on Tuesday, 14 May 2019
This question was tackled during the fifth edition of the Information Security Education Day (ISED) organised on 10 May 2019 by the University of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Institute of Science...
The University appoints Gilbert Massard Director of Medical Education
Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2019
The Board of Governors of the University of Luxembourg has appointed Professor Gilbert Massard Director of medical education and full professor, with the initial task to launch the new bachelor in...
University grants ArcelorMittal and CERATIZIT access to Supercomputer
Published on Tuesday, 21 May 2019
The University of Luxembourg has entered service agreements with Luxembourg-based companies ArcelorMittal and CERATIZIT. 
The BicsLab Partners Day: great success for the first edition
The BicsLab Partners Day
Published on Tuesday, 21 May 2019
On 13 May 2019, more than 50 attendees from the University of Luxembourg as well as Luxembourgish companies and institutions joined the “BicsLab Partners Day”: the scientific forum to meet and matc...
Three students in science receive the “Top Student Prize”
Top student group
Published on Friday, 24 May 2019
Dany Dos Santos Ramos, Laurence Lampecco and Julien Putz, respectively students in the Master en Sciences de l’Ingénieur – Efficacité Energétique et Economique (MEEE), Bachelor en Informatique (BIN...
Read a comic about science in Luxembourg at LLC
Comic
Event date: Monday, 27 May 2019
Hour:  9:00 29-06 | 17:00
Place:  Welcome Zone Luxembourg Learning Centre 7, Ënnert den Héichiewen L-4362 Esch-Belval
Physics beyond physics: secondary school teachers meet researchers
Physics beyond physics
Published on Tuesday, 28 May 2019
On 6 May 2019, the Scienteens Lab organised an afternoon of training for Luxembourgish teachers on Limpertsberg campus. Titled “Physics beyond physics: From liquid crystal-enabled design to microbe...
9th HPC School
HPC School 2019
Event date: Thursday, 20 June 2019
Hour:  9:00 21-06 | 19:00
Place:  Belval campus 2, avenue de l’Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Starting a business in Luxembourg: what are the legal aspects?
Start-up
Event date: Thursday, 27 June 2019
Hour:  9:30 12:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg, Belval Campus, Learning Centre, room 2.02
The AI future
Toby Walsh
Event date: Thursday, 27 June 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, Room 3.370
Speaker: Prof. Toby Walsh, University of New South Wales (UNSW)
UniGR Summer School on Verification Technology, Systems and Applications (VTSA 2019)
Event date: Monday, 01 July 2019
Hour:  8:00 05-07 | 18:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir, Campus Belval, 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Technical and legal perspectives of smart contracts: an interdisciplinary dialogue
Smart contracts
Event date: Monday, 01 July 2019
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir (MSA), Room 4.500
Speaker: Dr. Eliza Mik & Robert Norvill
Novel computer model supports cancer therapy
Un modèle informatique novateur au service du traitement du cancer
Published on Tuesday, 02 July 2019
Researchers from the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) of the University of Luxembourg have developed a computer model that simulates the metabolism of cancer cells. They used the programme to inv...
Engineering alumni on a visit at the University
Alumni visit FSTC
Published on Friday, 05 July 2019
On 14 June 2019, five alumni from the class of 2006 in “Mechanical Engineering” came back to the University of Luxembourg. The visit was organised by Prof. Stefan Maas and Joël Da Cruz Antunes in o...
9th HPC School: learning more about supercomputers
Filip Kučerák
Published on Monday, 08 July 2019
On 20-21 June 2019, the 9th edition of the High Performance Computing (HPC) School gathered more than 100 participants in Belval. On this occasion, the HPC team lead by Prof. Pascal Bouvry and...
Scienteens Academy 2019 - Workshop in English
Event date: Monday, 08 July 2019
Hour:  9:00 12-07 | 18:00
Place:  House of Biomedicine / Biotech I (BT1)
Rencontre UNI/OAI diplomés Master Architecture et Ingénierie
Event date: Monday, 08 July 2019
Hour:  18:00 21:00
Place:  OAI - Forum Da Vinci 6, bd Grande-Duchesse Charlotte L-1330 Luxembourg
Great success for the UniGR Summer School VTSA 2019
Published on Thursday, 18 July 2019
From 1 to 5 July 2019, the UniGR Summer School on Verification Technology, Systems & Applications (VTSA) took place for the 12th time on Belval Campus. Mainly dedicated to students holding a Ba...
International Comic Festival Contern: learn more about science
Festival BD 2019
Event date: Saturday, 20 July 2019
Hour:  10:00 21-07 | 19:00
Place:  4, place de la Mairie L-5310 Contern
BD Festival in Contern: the University presents its science comics
Comic festival
Published on Monday, 29 July 2019
For the first time, the University of Luxembourg participated in the International Festival of Comic Books in Contern, taking place on 20-21 July 2019. Seven young scientists presented the science...
World-championship in Automated Reasoning: computer scientist awarded
Alexander Steen
Published on Wednesday, 04 September 2019
On the occasion of the annual World Championship for Automatic Theorem Proving (“CADE ATP System Competition”, in short CASC) which took place on 28-29 August 2019 in Brazil, Alexander Steen, compu...
Scienteens Academy 2019 - Workshop in German
Event date: Monday, 09 September 2019
Hour:  9:00 13-09 | 18:00
Place:  House of Biomedicine / Biotech I (BT1)
11th European CubeSat Symposium
CubeSat
Event date: Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Hour:  9:00 13-09 | 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir
2nd DRIVEN workshop
DRIVEN
Event date: Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Hour:  9:30 12-09 | 17:30
Place:  Belval campus - Maison des Sciences Humaines
Mathematical Careers Day
Math Careers Day
Event date: Friday, 20 September 2019
Hour:  16:00 21:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir – Room 3.010 (3rd floor) 2, avenue de l’Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Gesondheetsdag
ALEM
Event date: Saturday, 21 September 2019
Hour:  9:00 14:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir Salle 3.510 (3ème étage)
Portes Ouvertes Luxembourg: visit our labs in physics and engineering
Portes ouvertes
Event date: Sunday, 22 September 2019
Hour:  10:00 18:00
Place:  Physics: Campus Limpertsberg, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie, L-1511 Luxembourg Engineering: Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, L-1359 Luxembourg
Life Science PhD Days 2019
Event date: Monday, 23 September 2019
Hour:  9:00 25-09 | 17:30
Place:  Campus Belval - Maison du Savoir (MSA) - 3rd floor
Portes Ouvertes Luxembourg: more than 400 visitors!
Portes ouvertes luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 24 September 2019
On 22 September 2019, the University of Luxembourg welcomed more than 400 visitors on Limpertsberg and Kirchberg campus sites to discover the laboratories for Physics and Engineering.
Researchers uncover privacy flaw in e-passports
Privacy Flaw in e-Passports
Published on Wednesday, 25 September 2019
ESORICS 2019 Conference: Researchers at the University of Luxembourg have discovered a flaw in the security standard used in biometric passports (e-passports) worldwide since 2004. This standard, <...
Physics Colloquium: Polarized neutrons and magnetism
Event date: Wednesday, 25 September 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg: Bâtiment des Sciences – room 2.04
Speaker: Artem Goukassov, invited by Prof. Andreas Michels
European experts exchange about CubeSat technologies
CubeSat symposium
Published on Thursday, 26 September 2019
The University of Luxembourg hosted for the first time the European CubeSat Symposium which took place from 11 to 13 September 2019 on Belval Campus. More than 150 worldwide participants from...
Collaboration with SPARC Industries on plasma simulation
SPARC
Published on Wednesday, 02 October 2019
The University of Luxembourg and SPARC Industries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly develop software technology for space applications.
Another success story for the Mathematical Careers Day
Published on Thursday, 03 October 2019
On 20 September 2019, around 70 participants with a mathematical background from different levels took part in the Mathematical Careers Day on Belval campus. This second edition was held by the ini...
Accessing genetic information from the past is crucial
Dmanisi
Published on Monday, 07 October 2019
Aurélien Ginolhac, bioinformatician at the University of Luxembourg, has contributed to the recent publication “Early Pleistocene enamel proteome from Dmanisi resolves Stephanorhinus phylogeny...
Une journée d’échanges sur les défis de la santé au Luxembourg
Gesondheetssystem
Published on Wednesday, 09 October 2019
Le 21 septembre 2019, l'Association Luxembourgeoise des Etudiants en Médecine (ALEM) et l'Université du Luxembourg ont organisé la première édition du "Dag vum lëtzebuerger Gesondheetssystem&q...
Space Master students discover the lunar lab
Published on Thursday, 10 October 2019
On 26 September 2019, the first cohort of students from the Interdisciplinary Space Master gathered on the Kirchberg campus for a networking event during which they had the opportunity to learn mor...
Journée Mondiale de la Normalisation 2019
JMN 2019
Event date: Friday, 11 October 2019
Hour:  13:30 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Biotech II 6, avenue du Swing L-4367 Belvaux
PhD defense: Liquid Metals and Liquid Crystals Subject to Flow: From Fundamental Fluid Physics to Functional Fibers
Event date: Friday, 11 October 2019
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus, 0.03
Speaker: Lawrence William HONAKER
Lëtz Go Gold 2019: researchers run against child cancer
Let's go gold
Published on Tuesday, 15 October 2019
For the second time, life Sciences researchers from the University of Luxembourg participated in the Lëtz Go Gold charity run organised on 28 September 2019 by the Kriibskrank Kanner Foundation. On...
Physics Colloquium: Recent research using polarized neutrons on some not-very-recent materials
Event date: Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg: Bâtiment des Sciences – room 2.04
Speaker: Ross Stewart, invited by Prof. Andreas Michels
Journée Mondiale de la Normalisation 2019 au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 17 October 2019
Le 11 octobre 2019, l’ILNAS, en collaboration avec l’Université du Luxembourg (Uni.lu), a organisé une session d’information pour célébrer la 50ème Journée Mondiale de la Normalisation. Cet év...
Surfing on waves in a one-dimensional quantum liquid
water
Published on Thursday, 17 October 2019
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg, together with international collaborators, have recently published an article in the internationally renowned journal Physical Review Letters. In this...
PhD Defense: Development of an innovative U-shaped steel-concrete composite beam solution: Experimental and numerical studies on the mechanichal behaviour
Event date: Thursday, 17 October 2019
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Maxime TURETTA
University and ArcelorMittal extend collaboration in steel engineering
Uni.lu and ArcelorMittal extend collaboration
Published on Friday, 18 October 2019
ArcelorMittal Chair of Steel Construction
Alexandre Tkatchenko elected as American Physical Society Fellow
Alexandre Tkatchenko
Published on Monday, 21 October 2019
For the first time in Luxembourg, a physicist has been recognised by the American Physical Society (APS) for outstanding contributions to physics. Professor Alexandre Tkatchenko from the Physics an...
Thermodynamics 2.0: New thermodynamic framework for cells
Thermodynamics 2.0 Uni.lu
Published on Monday, 21 October 2019
Physicists at the University of Luxembourg have developed theoretical tools to analyse and optimise chemical engines ranging from simple chemical reaction networks to complex metabolic pathways.
University invests in virtual reality tool for new medical students
Anatomage
Published on Wednesday, 23 October 2019
The University of Luxembourg is actively preparing for the new Bachelor in Medicine, which will start in September 2020. The University has announced the acquisition of a highly advanced 3D virtual...
Demonstration of Anatomage, a virtual anatomy table
Anatomage
Event date: Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Hour:  9:00 06-11 | 18:00
Place:  Belval campus, MSA. room 2.050 (2nd floor)
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg: Rewiring our Future
Rewiring our Future
Event date: Friday, 25 October 2019
Hour:  12:30 18:30
Place:  Maison du Savoir, entrance Auditoires, room 3.540 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
FNR Award 2019 for physicist Riccardo Rao
Riccardo Rao
Published on Monday, 28 October 2019
Riccardo Rao, former doctoral candidate at the University of Luxembourg, received the 2019 FNR Award in the category Outstanding PhD Thesis for his project entitled Conservation Laws i...
PhD Defense: Confidence‐based Decision‐making Support for Multi‐sensor Systems
Event date: Thursday, 31 October 2019
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre, MNO 10.30
Speaker: Gilles NEYENS
Prof. Yannick Baraud appointed as ERA chair holder in data science
Yannick Baraud
Published on Tuesday, 05 November 2019
Professor Yannick Baraud has recently joined the University of Luxembourg as responsible for the European Research Area (ERA) Chair in Mathematical Statistics and Data Science entitled “SanDAL”. Wi...
5th International Systems Biomedicine Symposium - Systems neuroscience: bridging the scales of the brain
Event date: Tuesday, 05 November 2019
Hour:  9:00 19:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir Room 3.500
Outstanding Paper Award to Valentino Vigneri and Christoph Odenbreit
Nordic steel conference - Award - Photo
Published on Thursday, 07 November 2019
The Nordic Steel Construction Conference 2019 took place from 18 to 20 September in Copenhagen (Denmark). For this conference, the publisher Ernst & Sohn and its Steel Construction journ...
2nd CriTiCS Bio International Workshop
Event date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
Hour:  8:30 08-11 | 14:00
Place:  Belval Campus - Maison du Savoir (MSA) 2, Avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Foire de l'Etudiant 2019: visit us!
Foire de l'etudiant 2019
Event date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
Hour:  10:00 08-11 | 18:00
Place:  Luxexpo The Box 10, Circuit de La Foire Internationale, 1347 Luxembourg Entrée Sud Hall 2 / Hall 3
Science Festival 2019: play with Science!
Science Festival
Event date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
Hour:  10:00 10-11 | 18:00
Place:  Luxembourg-Grund Musée national d’histoire naturelle + Abbaye Neumünster
PhD Defense: The impact of macro-substrate on micropollutant degradation in activated sludge systems
Event date: Friday, 08 November 2019
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, D17 - Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Anne CHRISTEN
Foire de l'Etudiant 2019: thanks for visiting us!
foire etudiant
Published on Tuesday, 12 November 2019
The Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) was part of the University of Luxembourg booth during the “Foire de l’Etudiant 2019” which took place on 7-8 November 2019 at Luxexpo. On...
PhD Defense: Developing individual-based gut microbiome metabolic models for the investigation of Parkinson’s disease-associated intestinal microbial communities
Event date: Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), BT2-E00-015
Speaker: Federico BALDINI
Metal additive manufacturing - Roundtable
Metal additive manufacturing
Event date: Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust Nancy Metz room
Speaker: Arvid Eirich, Mobility goes Additive & Anne Lange, LCL
Science Festival 2019: mathematics in the spotlight
Science Festival
Published on Thursday, 14 November 2019
Mathematicians from the University of Luxembourg participated actively in the Science Festival which took place from 7 to 10 November 2019 at Neimënster to present mathematics in a funny and intera...
Award Ceremony of the European Solar Prize 2019
European Solar Prize
Event date: Friday, 15 November 2019
Hour:  13:30 19:30
Place:  Belval campus, Maison des Art et des Etudiants
AI algorithm can learn the laws of quantum mechanics
quantum chemistry
Published on Monday, 18 November 2019
An interdisciplinary team of chemists, physicists, and computer scientists from the University of Luxembourg, the University of Warwick and the Technical University of Berlin have developed a deep...
Expo: Henri Moissan, prix Nobel de chimie 1906
Event date: Monday, 18 November 2019
Hour:  8:00 06-12 | 20:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, Entrée Auditoires, Rez-de-chaussée 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
L'humanité à l’Ère des métaux rares, défis et enjeux à l'échelle de la planète
Header site metaux
Event date: Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Mines Nancy – Campus Artem 92 rue du Sergent Blandan 54 000 Nancy
Valentiny Foundation - Vortragsreihe Energie
Valentiny
Event date: Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Hour:  19:00 20:00
Place:  Valentiny Foundation 34 route du vin, L-5440 Remerschen
Development of colorectal cancer kit detection
CRC kit
Published on Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Biologists from the University of Luxembourg together with researchers from the Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL) and oncologists from the Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch (CHEM) are in the...
The “Physics meets Biology” website is launched!
physics meets bio
Published on Thursday, 21 November 2019
Physicists and biologists from the University of Luxembourg have recently launched the "Physics meets Biology" website. This initiative combines expertise in condensed matter physics...
Séminaire "Urgence climatique et éducation"
Nanuk
Event date: Thursday, 21 November 2019
Hour:  9:00 22-11 | 12:30
Place:  Cercle Cité 3 rue Genistre, L-1623 Luxembourg
PhD Defense: Optimisation Assisted Designing Mechanical Elements for Direct Metal Laser
Event date: Thursday, 21 November 2019
Hour:  14:20 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Building JFK, JFK Salle Metz
Speaker: Thanh Binh CAO
International exchanges about value stream management standards
ISO
Published on Friday, 22 November 2019
The University of Luxembourg hosted the International Standardization Organization Technical Committee ISO/TC 154 plenary meeting in October 2019. International experts from 18 participating c...
New opportunities for proteins identification using nanotechnology
Nico
Published on Friday, 22 November 2019
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg and their international research partners have reported a comprehensive perspective on how novel nanoscale tools called plasmonic nanopores might improv...
PhD Defense: Feldtest und dynamische Simulation der außenliegenden Wandtemperierung - Auswertung der Ergebnisse eines Feldtests und dynamische Simulationsstudien eines außenliegenden Wand- und Lufttemperierungssystems
Event date: Friday, 22 November 2019
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, D17
Speaker: Christoph Wilhelm SCHMIDT
Palaeoproteomic analysis for cultural heritage and molecular phylogeny beyond the limits of ancient DNA
Enrico
Event date: Monday, 25 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Belval campus, Biotech II
Speaker: Prof. Enrico Cappellini, University of Copenhagen
PhD Defense: Modelling Parkinson’s disease in human midbrain organoids
Event date: Monday, 25 November 2019
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Riken Conference Room
Speaker: Anna Sophia MONZEL
PhD Defense: Pathogenic effect of Parkinson's disease-associated Miro1 mutations in mitochondria-endoplasmic reticulum tethering and mitophagy
Event date: Tuesday, 26 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), BT2-E00-15A
Speaker: Clara BERENGUER
PhD Defense: Deep Neural Networks for Personalized Sentiment Analysis with Information Decay
Event date: Friday, 29 November 2019
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre, MNO 1.020
Speaker: Siwen GUO
PhD Defense: Towards a Modeling Framework with Temporal and Uncertain Data for Adaptive Systems
Event date: Friday, 29 November 2019
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Building JFK, Salle JFK-E00-005
Speaker: Ludovic MOULINE
PhD Defense: Graph-Based Algorithms for Smart Mobility Planning and Large-Scale Network Discovery
Event date: Tuesday, 03 December 2019
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre, Room MSA 4.530
Speaker: Boonyarit CHANGAIVAL
Ferro-Tech wins the PRODPILOT productivity Grand Prix
prodpilot
Published on Friday, 06 December 2019
“Don’t find fault. Find a remedy”, a famous quote from Henry Ford describes very well the basic idea behind the INTERREG A- Greater Region project PRODPILOT.
Graduation Ceremony Saar-Lor-Lux Bachelor programme in physics
Physics
Event date: Friday, 06 December 2019
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Limpertsberg, auditoire BS 0.04 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
FSTC Graduation Ceremony 2019
Graduation
Event date: Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Hour:  14:00 21:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir
PhD Defense: Improvement of the load-bearing capacity of dry-stacked masonry
Event date: Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre, MNO 1.040
Speaker: CHEWE NGAPEYA Gelen Gael
FSTC Graduation Ceremony 2019: congratulations to new graduates!
Graduation
Published on Thursday, 12 December 2019
The Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) conferred degrees to 107 bachelor and 98 master students in mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science and life sciences. Twelve...
Colorectal cancer initiation and progression: the role of low oxygen
Colorectal
Published on Friday, 13 December 2019
Scientists from the University of Luxembourg together with researchers from the Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL) and the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) have recently demonstr...
Three doctoral candidates in biology receive the 2019 Pelican Grant
Fondation de Luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Borja Gomez Ramos, Nadège Minoungou and Mina Tsenkova, three PhD students from the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) at the University of Luxembourg, have recently been awarded the Pelican Grant f...
Surfing on Quantum Waves: protein folding revisited
water
Published on Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Two physicists from the University of Luxembourg have now unambiguously shown that quantum-mechanical wavelike interactions are indeed crucial even at the scale of natural biological processes.
A stroll in the world of finitely generated groups
Indira Chatterji
Event date: Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Belval Maison du Savoir, room 3.110
Speaker: Prof. Indira Chatterji
Amal Tawakuli awarded the 2019 Zonta Women in Technology Scholarship
Amal Tawakuli
Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2019
Amal Tawakuli, a doctoral candidate within the Computer Science and Communications Research Unit (CSC) at the University of Luxembourg, has recently received the 2019 Women in Technology Scholarshi...
FSTC becomes FSTM
FSTM
Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2019
As of 1 January 2020, the Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) has become the Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine (FSTM) with five new departments. This change is the res...
PhD Defense: Deep Pattern Mining for Program Repair
Event date: Wednesday, 18 December 2019
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison de la Biomédecine II (BIOTECH II), Conference 1-2
Speaker: LIU Kui
Remise officielle des diplômes de la Formation Spécifique en Médecine Générale
Formation spécifique medecine
Event date: Wednesday, 18 December 2019
Hour:  17:00 20:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, auditoire 0.03 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
PhD Defense: The ALMA-Yactul Ecosystem: A Holistic Approach for Student-Centered Integration of Learning Material
Event date: Wednesday, 08 January 2020
Hour:  9:00 10:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre, MNO 1.030
Speaker: GREVISSE Christian
Taming ultrafast electrons with light
Light
Published on Thursday, 09 January 2020
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg together with European researchers have exploited light to control the motion of electrons in a metallic nanocircuit. This could have major implications...
PhD Defense: Machine learning-based methods for driver identification and behavior assessment: Applications for CAN and floating car data
Event date: Thursday, 09 January 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Nombre (MNO), E01 012-6010
Speaker: JAFARNEJAD Sasan
University of Luxembourg strengthens its computing capacities
Published on Friday, 10 January 2020
In May 2020, the University will give a boost to its research based on intensive computing and "big data" analysis. The University has just signed a four-year contract with Atos, an inter...
PhD Defense: Experimentelle Untersuchungen und analytische Modellierung von adiabaten Siedevorgängen in Naturumlaufsystemen
Event date: Friday, 10 January 2020
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, Salle de Conseil
Speaker: HAAG Michel
Photonics Online Meetup (POM)
Event date: Monday, 13 January 2020
Hour:  20:00 14-01 | 1:00
Place:  Live-streaming Campus Limpertsberg, BSC 1.03
Speaker: Prof. Mete Atature, University of Cambridge - Prof. Nader Engheta, University of Pennsylvania - Prof. Mercedeh Khajavikhan CREOL, Florida
PhD Defense: Performance evaluation and modelling of saas web services in the cloud
Event date: Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, room 4530
Speaker: IBRAHIM ALI ZAINELABDEN Abdallah
Adriana González’s experience in climate change to strengthen ENERGE
Published on Monday, 20 January 2020
Last December 2019, Adriana González, Doctoral researcher at the Department of Engineering, was once again designated as the Costa Rican Negotiator for the area of Technology at the “COP25 Chile” (...
LuxCube team goes to ESA Academy training workshop
Andrija
Published on Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Andrija Djordjevic, student in the Bachelor of Science and Engineering in mechanical engineering at the University of Luxembourg, participated in a CubeSat training workshop given by the European S...
AI4Health Lecture Series
ai
Published on Wednesday, 22 January 2020
From March to January 2021, the University of Luxembourg organises lectures to exchange about Artificial Intelligence in the biomedical sector.
Big Data at the Nanoscale
nano
Published on Wednesday, 22 January 2020
An international team of scientists, including physicists from the University of Luxembourg, have reported a comprehensive view-point on how machine learning approaches can be used in Nanoscience t...
Characterization of cohesive powders: from fundamentals to applications
powder
Event date: Thursday, 23 January 2020
Hour:  9:30 15:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Belval campus
Inaugural lecture Prof. Yannick Baraud
Yannick Baraud
Event date: Thursday, 23 January 2020
Hour:  15:30 18:30
Place:  Belval campus, Maison du Savoir, room 3.520
Speaker: Prof. Yannick Baraud
1.2 million euros to explore information, irreversibility and energy
FQXi
Published on Monday, 27 January 2020
Prof. Massimiliano Esposito from the University of Luxembourg together with international scientists have been awarded a large grant from the Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi) to explore...
New ERA-Chair enhances University’s research activities
Published on Monday, 27 January 2020
On 23 January, Prof. Yannick Baraud gave his inaugural lecture as new holder of the ERA Chair in Mathematical Statistics and Data Science – SanDAL. The prestigious grant of 2.5 million euros from t...
L’Université du Luxembourg et l’OAI bâtissent le futur
OAI
Published on Tuesday, 28 January 2020
La convention signée fin 2019 entre l’Université du Luxembourg et l’Ordre des Architectes et des Ingénieurs-Conseils (OAI) va au-delà de la simple institutionnalisation des liens entre le monde aca...
How a surface treatment improves the inside of a solar cell
Solarncells
Published on Monday, 03 February 2020
In the frame of the European project Sharc25, physicists from the University of Luxembourg with European experts have succeeded in explaining the recent efficiency improvements in thin film solar c...
World Cancer Day: Tumour biology is a research focus at the University
World Cancer Day 2020 Uni lu
Published on Tuesday, 04 February 2020
Cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. It accounts for more than 9 million deaths per year, a number which is estimated to rise (Figure 1). In Luxembourg, there are about 3000 new...
PhD Defense: Role of intracellular S100A9 in the neutrophil pro-inflammatory functions
Event date: Friday, 07 February 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, 3.520
Speaker: HANN Justine
Minds and Machines: Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence and Education
Minds
Event date: Monday, 10 February 2020
Hour:  9:00 14-02 | 17:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Belval campus Learning Centre
Comment la lune devient un peu luxembourgeoise
moon
Event date: Monday, 10 February 2020
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg 4, rue Barblé Luxembourg
Speaker: Dr Tom Wirtz, LIST
University supports closing the gender gap in science
Amal Tawakuli Uni.lu
Published on Tuesday, 11 February 2020
11 February marks the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, designed to raise awareness for gender gaps in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and M...
PhD Defense: Design and Optimization of Simultaneous Wireless Information and Power Transfer Systems
Event date: Tuesday, 11 February 2020
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Kirchberg, Building JFK, E004/E005
Speaker: GAUTAM Sumit
6th Young Water Professionals BeNeLux conference
YWP
Event date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Hour:  9:00 14-02 | 18:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
Exposition # Liewen
Liewen
Event date: Monday, 17 February 2020
Hour:  10:00 06-03 | 18:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Conférence sur le don d'organes au Luxembourg
Don d'organes
Event date: Friday, 21 February 2020
Hour:  12:30 14:30
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, salle 3.530 (3ème étage) 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
PhD Defense: Untersuchung der metallurgischen Phasenbildung und deren Einfluss auf die Verbindungseigenschaften sowie auf die Versagensursachen von laserstrahlgeschweißten Hartmetall-Stahl-Verbunden
Event date: Monday, 24 February 2020
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Bâtiment JFK, Salle Metz, Nancy
Speaker: SCHIRY Marc
Young professionals exchange about water issues
YWP
Published on Tuesday, 25 February 2020
On 12-14 February 2020, the University of Luxembourg hosted the sixth edition of the Young Water Professionals BeNeLux conference. More than 150 students, researchers, professors and professionals...
International Workshop on Improving GNSS and SAR Tropospheric Products for Meteorology
Vapour
Event date: Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Hour:  9:00 26-02 | 18:00
Place:  Luxembourg
From Thurston's Corrugations to Smooth Fractals
Vincent
Event date: Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Hour:  16:30 17:20
Place:  Université du luxembourg Belval Campus, Maison du Savoir, room 3.110 2, avenue de l'Université, L4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Vincent Borrelli, Maître de conférences, Université Claude Bernard - Lyon 1
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions: award for physicist Irvine Ong
Published on Friday, 28 February 2020
Irvine Ong, postdoctoral researcher within the Department of Physics and Materials Science at the University of Luxembourg has been recently awarded the Marie Curie Individual Fellowship from the E...
Philosophy of Mind: of Mice, Men, and Machines
Mice
Event date: Monday, 02 March 2020
Hour:  10:00 06-03 | 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Belval campus Learning Centre, room 2.02
Know Operator Learning - An Approach to increase Trust in Deep Learning for Medical Image Processing
Andreas Maier
Event date: Tuesday, 03 March 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Belval campus Luxembourg Learning Centre, room 2.02 7, Ënnert den Héichiewen, 4362 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Prof. Andreas Maier, University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Zwei Doktorarbeiten zwischen Geist und Informatik
Zwei Doktorarbeiten zwischen Geist und Informatik
Published on Tuesday, 10 March 2020
In den vergangenen Wochen haben zwei Doktorandinnen Ihre wissenschaftlichen Arbeiten präsentiert und sich den Fragen und Anregungen der fünfköpfigen internationalen Expertenkommission gestellt.
LeLa Prize: Scienteens Lab wins third place for Experiment of the Year
Published on Tuesday, 10 March 2020
For the first edition of the LeLa Prize, the third prize in the category Experiment of the Year was awarded to a mathematics workshop developed by the Scienteens Lab at the University of...
Older People Care and Mental Health Treatment by Adaptive Technology
Jim
Event date: Tuesday, 10 March 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Belval campus Maison du Savoir, room 4.510 2, avenue de l'Université, 4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Prof. Jim Torresen , University of Oslo, Norway
Lecture Series “Science of Science in the Spotlight”: Effects of competition on universities. Building on the case of French universities
Event date: Tuesday, 10 March 2020
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Belvla Campus, Luxembourg Learning Center, Hub 2.02
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Christine Musselin CNRS Director of Research, Dean of Research at Sciences Po, CNRS Director of Research, Co-director of LIEPP “Higher Education and Research” Research Group, Paris, France
Computational Poetry: How machines create art
Published on Friday, 20 March 2020
The World Poetry Day on 21 March celebrates the unique ability of poetry to capture the creative spirit of the human mind. While many consider art and math to be two disconnected concepts, the Univ...
Better understanding satiety feeling
Neurones POMC
Published on Monday, 23 March 2020
Researchers from the Universities of Burgundy, Paris, and Luxembourg together with other scientists from CNRS, INRA and INSERM groups have just highlighted a mechanism in the brain that led to sati...
Engineering students build their own drones
Amphidrone
Published on Tuesday, 24 March 2020
During their first semester, students from the Bachelor in Engineering at the University of Luxembourg have worked in teams to design and develop drones.
COVID-19: Research Luxembourg is mobilising
Research Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Provision of equipment and specialised personnel, support for hospital staff, scientific studies
Remote teaching: Uni community shares impressions after first weeks
Published on Friday, 27 March 2020
The University of Luxembourg is adapting to exceptional circumstances. Because of COVID-19, the University has canceled all in-class teaching until further notice. Teachers and students are transit...
International experts exchange about weather prediction
Vapour
Published on Friday, 27 March 2020
On 25-26 February 2020, the international workshop on improving Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) and Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Tropospheric Products for Meteorology gathered...
Launch of the MTECH Master’s degree!
mtech
Published on Monday, 30 March 2020
Developed by ILNAS, the University of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Lifelong Learning Center (LLLC) of the Chambre des salariés (CSL), the new Master "Technopreneurship: Mastering smart ICT, s...
Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions: award for physicist Daniel Barragan
Barragan
Published on Monday, 30 March 2020
Daniel Barragan-Yani, postdoctoral researcher within the Department of Physics and Materials Science at the University of Luxembourg, has recently been awarded a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship f...
Towards digital transformation of legal practice
Legal
Published on Monday, 30 March 2020
The paper "NAI: Towards Transparent and Usable Semi-Automated Legal Analysis" by Alexander Steen and Tomer Libal, postdocs at the University of Luxembourg, won the best paper award (1st p...
University publishes an ISO standard for Value Stream Management
ISO
Published on Monday, 30 March 2020
For the first time, the International Standardisation Organisation (ISO) published an ISO standard under the lead of Luxembourg. With support of the Institut luxembourgeois de la normalisation, de...
Engineering meets Quantum Mechanics
Lezard
Published on Friday, 03 April 2020
In an interdisciplinary collaboration between computational engineers and physicists from the University of Luxembourg, published in Nature Communications, a method combining quantum and conti...
Guardian Glass sponsors scholarship at the University of Luxembourg
Guardian Glass and Uni.lu
Published on Tuesday, 07 April 2020
The University of Luxembourg and Guardian Glass announce the launch of a new scholarship programme to support international Master’s students in physics or engineering. The programme, funded by Gua...
Bachelor & Master Days - Virtual Open Days
Event date: Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Hour:  9:00 10-04 | 16:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
New Bachelors in Engineering, Medicine, Physics and Mathematics
Nouveaux Bachelors Uni.lu
Published on Wednesday, 15 April 2020
The University of Luxembourg will launch four new Bachelor programmes – in engineering, medicine, physics and mathematics - starting in September 2020.
Cross-border cooperation continues irrespective of lock-down
Prodpilot
Published on Tuesday, 21 April 2020
The University of Luxembourg is part of several Interreg projects that support cooperation between local and regional partners from the Greater Region. PRODPILOT, one of these projects, focuses on...
Doctoral research in law and physics boosted by PRIDE Grants
Pride Grant
Published on Tuesday, 21 April 2020
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) has awarded two PRIDE Grants to the University of Luxembourg. The grants will support the research work of 27 PhD candidates and represent a total financ...
Progress for Alzheimer and Parkinson‘s treatments
Amyloid
Published on Wednesday, 22 April 2020
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg together with scientists from Australia, China and Switzerland have recently studied amyloid diseases such as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's by using a part...
International Webinar - China and the World amid/after Covid-19
Event date: Thursday, 23 April 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Prof. WAN Guanghua & Prof. DING Chun
Bachelor Day III - Virtual Open Days
Bachelor Open Day 2020
Event date: Wednesday, 29 April 2020
Hour:  16:00 20:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
Astigmath : le quiz qui corrige votre vision des maths !
Event date: Wednesday, 29 April 2020
Hour:  17:00 17:45
Master Day III - Virtual Open Days
Bachelor Open Day 2020
Event date: Thursday, 30 April 2020
Hour:  16:00 20:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
International Webinar - Feedback from medical resuscitators for intensive care (2nd edition)
Event date: Thursday, 07 May 2020
Hour:  10:00 11:30
Speaker: Prof. Huiqin Xi & Prof. Qin Wang & Prof. Jing Du
Quiz Astigmath: great success for the first edition
Astigmath
Published on Friday, 08 May 2020
On 29 April 2020, the Department of Mathematics at the University of Luxembourg hosted an interactive online trivia game called "Astigmath: le quiz qui corrige votre vision des mathématiques&q...
Successful first edition of the Science Comics
Published on Friday, 08 May 2020
More than 8000 copies of the science comics “Through the looking glass” have been distributed so far in Luxembourg and the Greater Region. Due to the wide interest in those short stories about rese...
International Day for Women in Mathematics
Women
Event date: Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:45
International Webinar - Response Measures to COVID-19 in China: Essential lessons learned from China and other regions
Event date: Thursday, 14 May 2020
Hour:  10:30 12:00
Speaker: Prof. Weibing Wang & Prof. Yihan Lu
1.2 million euros to tackle the notorious oncogene RAS in cancer
RAS Cancer
Published on Monday, 18 May 2020
Daniel Abankwa, Professor within the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine at the University of Luxembourg, has recently gained a total of €1.2 million competitive funding from the Luxembou...
Bachelor Day IV - Virtual Open Days
Bachelor Open Day 2020
Event date: Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Hour:  16:00 20:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
CANBIO programme: training PhD students in cancer biology
CANBIO
Published on Wednesday, 20 May 2020
In the frame of the Cancer Biology “CANBIO” doctoral training unit launched in 2016 by the University of Luxembourg, the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH) and the Laboratoire National de Santé (...
Master Day IV - Virtual Open Days
Bachelor Open Day 2020
Event date: Wednesday, 20 May 2020
Hour:  16:00 20:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Anupam
Published on Friday, 22 May 2020
Anupam Sengupta, Professor within the Department of Physics and Materials Science at the University of Luxembourg, is principal investigator of the COVID-19 research project "V-SIDE: Virus-Sur...
Virtual Chalcogenide Photovoltaic Conference 2020
pv
Event date: Monday, 25 May 2020
Hour:  8:30 28-05 | 17:00
International Webinar - How to obtain evidence of vertical transmission in viral infected pregnant women: Reflection on COVID-19 epidemic
Event date: Thursday, 28 May 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Prof. Hou Wei
University projects receive additional funding to research COVID-19
Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2020
The FNR has published the results of its second COVID-19 Fast Track Call. Eight projects from the University of Luxembourg have been retained for funding, representing a financial commitment of 347...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Christoph Schommer
Published on Thursday, 04 June 2020
Christoph Schommer, Professor within the Department of Computer Science at the University of Luxembourg, is principal investigator of the COVID-19 research project "DEEPHOUSE: Deep Mining With...
Live chat - Bachelor en Médecine
bmed live chat
Event date: Monday, 08 June 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Online
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Published on Tuesday, 16 June 2020
Daniel Abankwa, Professor within the Department of Life Sciences and Medicine at the University of Luxembourg, is co-principal investigator of the COVID-19 research project "CovScreen: Combine...
Art meets artificial intelligence at University during Esch2022
Esch2022
Published on Monday, 15 June 2020
As part of Esch2022, the European capital of culture project, computer scientists at the University of Luxembourg will create the AI & ART pavilion, a multidisciplinary and interactive environm...
International Webinar - COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 emergency & critical care situation and strategy
Event date: Thursday, 11 June 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Speaker: Prof. Yu Zhui
Deuxième comité d’accompagnement réussi du projet PRODPILOT
Prodpilot
Published on Monday, 15 June 2020
Le 28 mai 2020, le deuxième comité d'accompagnement du projet INTERREG V A PRODPILOT s'est déroulé avec succès malgré les difficultés causés par la crise sanitaire. En raison de la situation actuel...
Les mathématiques, un grand défi de cette pandémie
Number of active infections and people cured per day
Published on Tuesday, 16 June 2020
"190 nouvelles infections détectées", "seuil des 2000 infections dépassé" : que de nouvelles choquantes pour la population du Luxembourg en cette soirée du 31 mars 2020 ! Pourqu...
Future Engineering Talks: European Dimension and Civil Engineering
Belval
Event date: Tuesday, 16 June 2020
Hour:  17:10 19:00
Place:  Online
Salon virtuel Etudes supérieures
Event date: Wednesday, 17 June 2020
Hour:  9:00 20-06 | 18:00
Place:  Online
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Vladimir
Published on Friday, 19 June 2020
Vladimir Despotović, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Luxembourg, is co-principal investigator of the COVID-19 research project: “Covid-19 Detectio...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Alexandre Tkatchenko
Published on Monday, 22 June 2020
Alexandre Tkatchenko is the principal investigator of a large international consortium of physicists, chemists, mathematicians and computer scientists, aiming to investigate the fundamental mechani...
University’s supercomputer supports fight against COVID-19
HPC Uni.lu
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University’s High-Performance Computing (HPC) facility has significantly contributed to the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic since mid-March 2020.
Academic promotions announced
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg is pleased to announce the following academic promotions.
Doctoral candidates learn how to produce science comics
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg starts a new series of science comics in order to highlight science and research in Luxembourg. The comics are produced within the framework of the Doctoral Education i...
A step forward towards photonic circuits with metamaterials
Ultrafast
Published on Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg and their international research partners have recently reported how a special kind of artificial materials, called epsilon-near-zero metamaterials<...
EU Commission approved European Space University for Earth & Humanity
Published on Friday, 10 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg is a partner in the project “European University - European Space University for Earth and Humanity” (UNIVERSEH), approved by the European Commission under the Erasmus+...
Towards a new way of producing solar cells?
Solar cells
Published on Monday, 20 July 2020
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg together with international scientists have investigated the oxidation process of solar cell materials whose results could change the current way of pro...
Winter semester 2020/2021: Hybrid teaching mode
Published on Monday, 20 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg will implement a blended teaching and learning approach for the winter semester 2020/2021.
University professor to co-lead the MeluXina supercomputer
Pascal Bouvry
Published on Tuesday, 21 July 2020
Prof. Pascal Bouvry, expert in computer science and high-performance computing (HPC), and Roger Lampach, CEO of LuxConnect, have been appointed CEO of Luxprovide S.A, the company that manages the i...
Carte Blanche: About crises, climate change, time constants & hydrogen
Stefan Maas
Published on Friday, 24 July 2020
Europe mobilises billions of Euros these days to fight against the virus crisis. But what is the difference to the climate crisis? It is the so-called time constant, the time between an...
ERC Grantee strengthens mathematics, statistics and finance
Published on Monday, 03 August 2020
Mark Podolskij has been appointed professor in mathematics, with a focus on statistics, probability and finance at the University of Luxembourg. Prof. Podolskij brings with him a “Consolidator Gran...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Profile photo of Jun Pang
Published on Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Dr. Jun Pang is a research scientist at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Science, Technology, and Medicine (FSTM) and its Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT)...
LaserSTAMP project: outstanding results for laser industry
Laser Stamp
Published on Friday, 14 August 2020
Launched in September 2016, the multidisciplinary cross-border project “Laser and Surface Treatment Assisted Metal Polymer assembly (LaserSTAMP)”, coordinated by the University of Luxembourg in col...
University researchers help raise public awareness for science
letzSCIENCE
Published on Tuesday, 18 August 2020
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) has recently launched the interactive campaign letzSCIENCE to raise awareness about research in Luxembourg. From 30 July – 10 August 2020, science images...
Winter semester 2020/2021: Hybrid teaching mode
Published on Wednesday, 26 August 2020
The University of Luxembourg will implement a hybrid teaching mode for the winter semester 2020/2021.

“Hybrid” teaching offers a mixture of in-person classes for smaller groups of students...

Physicists pin down the pay off between speed and entropy
Dissipation
Published on Thursday, 27 August 2020
Researchers Massimiliano Esposito and Gianmaria Falasco from the Department of Physics and Materials Science at the University of Luxembourg have developed a valuable tool to manipulate non-equilib...
ESA-CLAIRE Conference: Space and AI
ESA CLAIRE
Event date: Friday, 04 September 2020
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Online
Belval becomes setting for Esch2022’s participation in Ars Electronica
Published on Monday, 07 September 2020
From 9 to 13 September, Belval will be the setting for the Ars Electronica Esch2022 Luxembourg Garden. This interactive multimedia experience is presented by Esch2022 – European Capital of C...
University hosts Welcome Day for new students
Published on Tuesday, 08 September 2020
On Friday, 11 September, the University of Luxembourg will host the Welcome Day for all new students from 11.00 to 15.00 on Belval Campus.
Neutron scattering provides new insights into nanoparticles
Neutron scattering provides new insights into nanoparticles
Published on Friday, 11 September 2020
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg, the University of Salamanca and from General Numerics Research Lab in Germany have investigated the spin structure of nanoparticles. Their findings ha...
Using Machine Learning to combat the Coronavirus
Covid
Published on Monday, 14 September 2020
The intensive binding of the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein on human host cells appears to be a significant factor in the virus’s high infectiousness. A joint team of researchers from the University of L...
First edition of Math camp: Making math easier, one scoop at a time
Published on Monday, 21 September 2020
The Department of Mathematics (DMATH) at the University of Luxembourg organised the first Math camp between 31 August and 10 September 2020 on Belval campus as well as online. The camp aimed at off...
Helping machine learning to help us in personalized medicine
Julio
Event date: Wednesday, 23 September 2020
Hour:  16:00 13-09 | 17:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Dr. Julio Saez-Rodriguez, University Heidelberg, Germany
AI&Art Pavilion for Esch2022: kick-off meeting
Event date: Friday, 25 September 2020
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Hall des Poches à Fonte Avenue du Rock'n'Roll / Avenue des Hauts fourneaux 4061 Esch-sur-Alzette
Using drones to better predict urban flooding
Drones
Published on Monday, 28 September 2020
The University of Luxembourg and the start-up RSS-Hydro are working together to optimise the prediction of flooding in Burange in the south of Luxembourg. Supported by the City of Dudelange, t...
Successful start for the new Bachelor in Medicine
Published on Monday, 28 September 2020
The new Bachelor in Medicine team welcomed 125 students during the launch of the academic year 2020-2021, which started on 14 September 2020 at the University of Luxembourg. They inaugurated the fi...
Jorge Toro-Pozo receives the best PhD thesis award from ERCIM
Jorge Toro
Published on Tuesday, 29 September 2020
Postdoctoral researcher Jorge Toro-Pozo was awarded with the ERCIM STM PhD thesis award for the excellent scientific quality of his thesis "Computational and Symbolic Analysis of Distance-Boun...
AI & Art Pavilion for Esch2022: the project is officially launched
AI & Art
Published on Tuesday, 29 September 2020
The AI&Art Pavilion for Esch2022 was officially launched during the kick-off meeting which took place on 25 September 2020 in Belval. After a welcome speech by rector Stéphane Pallage and an ov...
CITIES2030: providing food for all in 2030
Published on Monday, 05 October 2020
The University of Luxembourg together with 41 European partners have recently received 12 million euros for the project CITIES2030 “Co-creating resilient and sustainable food towards FOOD2030”, coo...
Cellulose: an ever-present material with remarkable properties
crystal
Published on Wednesday, 07 October 2020
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg have recently made significant steps forward in resolving some of the outstanding research questions about cellulose. Their findings have been published...
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg 2020
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2020
Hour:  18:30 16-10 | 20:00
Place:  online
SanDAL Workshop on Data Science
SanDAL Workshop
Event date: Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Hour:  9:00 14-10 | 18:00
Place:  Belval campus Maison du Savoir, Audimax (-1) 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
World Standards Day 2020: Prof. Peter Plapper awarded
Peter Plapper
Published on Wednesday, 14 October 2020
On the occasion of the World Standards Day 2020, Prof. Peter Plapper from the University of Luxembourg received the “National Delegate for Standardization trophy” from the Institut Luxembourgeois d...
VR application on deforestation: researchers win best demo award
VR application on deforestation
Published on Wednesday, 14 October 2020
In the framework of the project "Forest SaVR – A Virtual-Reality Application to Raise Awareness of Deforestation", Dr. Jean Botev and Adriano Viegas Milani received the best demo/poster a...
SanDAL Workshop on Data Science: great interest among researchers
Yannick Baraud
Published on Thursday, 15 October 2020
The interdisciplinary workshop organised on 13-14 October 2020 at the University of Luxembourg gathered more than 60 participants in the frame of the European project “ERA Chair in Mathematical Sta...
Innovative use of machine learning for discoveries in chemistry
Published on Friday, 16 October 2020
Prof. Alexandre Tkatchenko and his research team at the University of Luxembourg have been awarded grants totalling 500,000 euros to conduct research in the emerging field of machine learning metho...
CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors: a revolution for biomedicine
Published on Monday, 19 October 2020
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020 was awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for the discovery of the CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors. The technology, widely used as a genetic engineeri...
Science Comic Exhibition Luxembourg Science Center
Event date: Monday, 19 October 2020
Hour:  9:00 22-02 | 18:00
Place:  Luxembourg Science Center 50, rue Emile Mark 4620 Differdange
International Conferences on Logic & AI
Logic conferences
Event date: Monday, 26 October 2020
Hour:  9:00 02-11 | 18:00
Place:  Online with Zoom
University receives strong THE subject rankings
Published on Wednesday, 28 October 2020
Times Higher Education (THE) has published its World Subject Rankings 2021, listing the University of Luxembourg in ten subject areas.
University marks the start of the academic year with excellence awards
Published on Wednesday, 28 October 2020
On 27 October, the University honoured lecturers and a student association during the annual Rentrée Académique, the official opening of the new semester, for their outstanding commitment and work...
Artificial Intelligence applied to Cardiology
Victor
Event date: Wednesday, 28 October 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Dr. Victor Vicente Palacios, Philips Salamanca, Spain
Understanding the factors that shape microbiomes
Published on Monday, 02 November 2020
In two scientific articles recently published in high-impact journals – Nature Microbiology and Nature Communications – the Systems Ecology group at the University of Luxembourg's Luxembourg Centre...
Université à l'essai
Event date: Monday, 02 November 2020
Hour:  8:45 06-11 | 18:15
Place:  online
Foyer Group supports Uni.lu research with a donation of 100000 €
Published on Tuesday, 03 November 2020
In a context marked by the COVID-19 crisis, Foyer Group made several donations totalling €100,000 to the holders of four research projects at the University of Luxembourg. Due to exceptional health...
Learning from Mutual Explanations for Cooperative Decision Making in Medicine
Schmid
Event date: Wednesday, 04 November 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Prof. Ute Schmid, University Bamberg, Germany
High school students try out the University of Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 06 November 2020
From 2 to 6 November high school students from around the world experienced what it feels like to be a student at the University of Luxembourg during the “Université à l’Essai” (Test University).&n...
Visit the University of Luxembourg at the virtual student fair
Published on Tuesday, 10 November 2020
Future students can find information about study programmes of the University of Luxembourg from 12-13 November at the Foire de l’Étudiant (student fair).
The University launches the Institute for Advanced Studies
Published on Wednesday, 11 November 2020
The University of Luxembourg has launched an Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) with the aim to strengthen its interdisciplinary research. The IAS will further reinforce the University’s internat...
Information driven healthcare in Halland
Mattias and Marcus
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Prof. Mattias Ohlsson, Halmstad University and Dr. Markus Lingman, Region Halland, Sweden
Uni.lu @ Foire de l'Étudiant
Event date: Thursday, 12 November 2020
Hour:  9:00 13-11 | 18:00
Place:  online
Two University professors on Highly Cited Researchers 2020 list
Published on Wednesday, 18 November 2020
Professors Stéphane Bordas and Alexandre Tkatchenko from the Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine have been ranked among the world’s most influential academics on the “Highly Cited Researche...
It's all about the ground truth - how to prove that AI can outperform experts
Georg
Event date: Wednesday, 18 November 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Prof. Georg Dorffner, Medical University Vienna, Austria
First graduates of the Bachelor in Computer Science
Graduation
Published on Thursday, 19 November 2020
Launched in September 2017 as a high-standard programme, the Bachelor in Computer Science has enjoyed growing success across the Greater Region and beyond, starting from 27 students in September 20...
FNR Awards 2020: congratulations to Maciej Chrzanowski
Maciej
Published on Friday, 20 November 2020
Maciej Chrzanowski, who did his doctorate within the Department of Engineering at the University of Luxembourg, received an FNR Award for his outstanding PhD thesis: Shear Transfer in...
Virtual simulators: the future of medical studies
Virtamed
Published on Wednesday, 25 November 2020
In order to anticipate future training needs in the healthcare sector, the University of Luxembourg will invest in cutting-edge 3D tools in the coming months. On this occasion, from September to No...
Student Delegation: meet your Faculty representatives
Patrick Leske
Published on Monday, 30 November 2020
On 1 November 2020, two students from the Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine (FSTM) have been elected student delegates: Patrick Leske (Bachelor in Engineering, semester 3) and Aymeric Le...
PhD Defense: A Newform Theory for Katz Modular Forms
Event date: Wednesday, 02 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus, MNO - Room E05-0525150
Speaker: Daniel Berhanu MAMO
Astigmath - Le ciel dans tous ses états
Calendrier math
Event date: Thursday, 03 December 2020
Hour:  19:00 20:00
Place:  Online
SanDAL Winter School on Mathematical Statistics
Belval winter
Event date: Monday, 07 December 2020
Hour:  9:00 11-12 | 18:00
Place:  Online
PhD Defense: Robust Real-time Sense-and-Avoid Solutions for Remotely Piloted Quadrotor UAVs in Complex Environments
Event date: Monday, 07 December 2020
Hour:  9:00 11:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus – JFK Building – Online
PhD Defense: Demand-Side-Management mit Wärmepumpen in Luxemburg - Potenziale und Herausforderungen der Wärmepumpenflexibilität für die Systemintegration der erneuerbaren Energien
Event date: Thursday, 10 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus – Main Building – Salle du Conseil
Speaker: Steffen BECHTEL
PhD Defense: Recycling of gravel wash mud for manufacturing CO2-reduced cement
Event date: Thursday, 10 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus – MNO – 1.040
Speaker: Vishojit Bahadur THAPA
University sees more than 1,600 graduates in 2020
Published on Friday, 11 December 2020
In the academic year 2019/2020, more than 1,600 students graduated from the University of Luxembourg. Overall, 659 Bachelor and 544 Master students as well as 121 doctoral candidates finished their...
PRODPILOT virtual Grand Prix 2020: congratulations to Parts Europe
Parts Europe
Published on Friday, 11 December 2020
On 30 November 2020, the Interreg Greater Region PRODPILOT consortium awarded the company Parts Europe for their innovative productivity improvement project "Implementation of lean management&...
Astigmath: learning mathematics and space by playing
Astigmath
Published on Friday, 11 December 2020
On 3 December 2020, almost 75 players of all ages participated in the fourth edition of the online interactive quiz "Astigmath: le quiz qui corrige votre vision des mathématiques". This e...
Towards an extensive offer for medical studies
Medicine
Published on Monday, 14 December 2020
With the aim of creating a “Health campus”, the University of Luxembourg organised different meetings with potential partners. In parallel, two new courses are offered for first-year bachelor stude...
Five higher education institutions create UNIVERSEH
Published on Monday, 14 December 2020
“UNIVERSEH – The European Space University for Earth and Humanity”, an alliance of five higher education institutions, was officially launched in a virtual inauguration ceremony today. UNIVERSEH wa...
10th HPC School
HPC School
Event date: Tuesday, 15 December 2020
Hour:  9:00 16-12 | 18:00
Place:  Online
PhD Defense: Pressure sensing with nematic liquid crystal and carbon nanotube networks
Event date: Tuesday, 15 December 2020
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus – BS – Room 0.03
Speaker: Meenu MURALI
Young mathematicians exchange about data science
SanDAL winter
Published on Wednesday, 16 December 2020
From 7 to 11 December 2020, more than 60 doctoral candidates from universities around the world attended the online winter school on mathematical statistics organised by the University of Luxembour...
30 years Interreg: University of Luxembourg a strong research partner
Published on Wednesday, 16 December 2020
2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the interregional programme “Interreg” – one of the key instruments of the European Union supporting cooperation across borders through project funding. Launched...
PhD Defense: On Reductions of Local and Global Galois Representations Modulo Prime Powers
Event date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus – MNO – 0525150
Speaker: Emiliano TORTI
PhD Defense: Metabolic modelling-based approach to identify tailored metabolic drugs
Event date: Thursday, 17 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus – Biotech II – Room BT2-E00-016
Speaker: Tamara BINTENER
PhD Defense: Large scale parallel simulation for Discrete Element Method
Event date: Friday, 18 December 2020
Hour:  9:00 11:00
Place:  Belval Campus – MNO – Online
Speaker: Abdoul-Walid MAINASSARA
Better understanding numerical simulation errors with probability
Probability
Published on Tuesday, 05 January 2021
Mathematicians from the Universities of Luxembourg, Aarhus and Tokyo have recently published their findings in the renowned journal Annals of Applied Probability. In this paper, they demonstra...
New ERC grant to develop novel chemical discovery platform
Published on Thursday, 07 January 2021
Alexandre Tkatchenko, professor of theoretical chemical physics at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded a Proof-of-Concept grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to develop a nove...
PhD Defense: Mining App Lineages: A Security Perspective
Event date: Thursday, 07 January 2021
Hour:  9:00 11:00
Place:  Kirchberg - Building JFK – Room E004/E005
Speaker: Jun Gao
Modifying molecular interactions by squeezing molecules
Published on Monday, 11 January 2021
In a paper published in Nature Communications on 08 January 2021, the Theoretical Chemical Physics group, from the Department of Physics and Materials Science (DPhyMS) at the University of Luxembou...
More than 800 guests explored the University virtually
Published on Monday, 18 January 2021
On 16 January, guests from around the world explored the option of studying at the University of Luxembourg during the virtual Information Day.
PhD Defense: Multipath routing on anonymous communication systems: enhancing privacy and performance
Event date: Monday, 11 January 2021
Hour:  13:30 15:30
Place:  Online
Speaker: Augusto Wladimir de la Cadena Ramos
Towards a sustainable and trustworthy recommitment system
Sustainable
Published on Wednesday, 13 January 2021
The University of Luxembourg and the European Investment Bank (EIB) through the STAREBEI programme are working together to encourage private equity partners to invest in innovative and sustainable...
PhD Defense: Human Motion Analysis using 3D Skeleton Representation in the Context of Real-world Applications: From Home-based Rehabilitation to Sensing in the Wild
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg, JFK 414 (4th floor)
Speaker: Renato Lemos Baptista
PhD Defense: Load-bearing Mechanisms of Headed Stud Shear Connections with Narrow Steel Sheeting Transverse to the Beam
Event date: Thursday, 14 January 2021
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus – Bât A
Speaker: Valentino Vigneri
Where there’s a problem, there's a start-up: Engineering by ASETS-LUX
Published on Friday, 15 January 2021
For over a century, the steel industry brought prosperity to Luxembourg and its population and left its mark on Luxembourg economy, society and landscapes. The knowledge and resources of this histo...
Virtual Information Day 2021
Information Day 2021
Event date: Saturday, 16 January 2021
Hour:  10:00 16:00
Place:  Online
Mathematical didactics: learning how to become a math teacher
Antonella
Published on Monday, 18 January 2021
Within the framework of the Master in Secondary Education in Mathematics at the University of Luxembourg, students can choose to do a thesis in mathematical didactics. Recently, three graduates who...
PhD Defense: Securing Robots: A Comprehensive Perspective of Security Challenges and Solutions for the Robotic Operating System
Event date: Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg – JFK -E-00-004
Speaker: Sean Rivera
Final SeRaMCo Conference: Precast Concrete in the Circular Economy
SERAMCO
Event date: Wednesday, 20 January 2021
Hour:  9:00 16:30
Place:  Online
Interinstitutional research focuses on ferroic materials
Published on Thursday, 21 January 2021
Advanced Materials are among the important Key Enabling Technologies (KET), which are critical drivers and accelerators to allow European industries to retain competitiveness. With fascinating chem...
Excellent Doctoral Thesis Awards 2020 in science
Best doctorates
Published on Friday, 22 January 2021
The Doctoral School of Science and Engineering (DSSE) at the University of Luxembourg has recently awarded nine doctoral candidates for their outstanding doctoral thesis. The research topics includ...
PhD Defense: Tight-binding perspective on excitons in hexagonal boron nitride
Event date: Friday, 22 January 2021
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Limpertsberg - Bâtiment des Sciences - Room 0.03
Speaker: Thomas Galvani
PhD Defense: Carbon nanotube films as absorber for solar thermal harvesting
Event date: Friday, 22 January 2021
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  LIST – Room F001-A
Speaker: Hameeda Jagalur Basheer
Winter Workshop on Manufacturing, Mechanics & Characterisation of Advanced Engineering Materials
ATP in motion
Event date: Tuesday, 26 January 2021
Hour:  9:00 29-01 | 17:00
Place:  Online
PhD Defense: Direction of Arrival Estimation and Localization Exploiting Sparse and One-Bit Sampling
Event date: Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Online
Speaker: Saied Sedighi
An overview of ML methods to model symptoms in movement disorders (the case of Parkinson’s disease): from classical ML to DL
Rafa
Event date: Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Prof. Juan Rafael Orozco-Arroyave
PhD Defense: Scattering Theory for the Hodge-Laplacian and covariant Riesz transforms
Event date: Thursday, 28 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Online
Speaker: Robert Baumgarth
Release of science comic LUX:plorations Vol. 1
Different kinds of people and a luxembourgish flag in a magnifying glass
Event date: Thursday, 28 January 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Place:  Instagram live stream: https://www.instagram.com/uni.lu/
LUX:plorations: New science comics made in Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 29 January 2021
Scientists in Luxembourg have teamed up with local comic artists to produce a new series of science comics. Led by the University of Luxembourg, the comic project combines science and art made in L...
PhD Defense: Scalable computational modelling of concrete ageing and degradation
Event date: Friday, 29 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Belval – MNO - Webex meeting room – 1st floor
Speaker: Michal Habera
Uni startup first Luxembourgish winner of the World Summit Awards
Published on Monday, 01 February 2021
For the first time ever, a Luxembourgish start-up is among the 40 winners of the World Summit Awards, an international competition for promoting local digital innovation to improve society. The sta...
Surviving turbulent times: lessons from the phytoplankton
Turbulence
Published on Tuesday, 02 February 2021
Physicists from the University of Luxembourg, together with scientists from Sweden, Israel and Switzerland, have established mechanistic links between physiological stress and migratory behaviour i...
Cancer Quiz: Test your knowledge!
Quiz written above cells
Published on Thursday, 04 February 2021
For the World Cancer Day (4 February), an interdisciplinary team of scientists in Luxembourg publishes a quiz about cancer on Kahoot. The quiz contains several questions about the causes of cancer,...
PhD Defense: Agile Fertigungssteuerung für (re)fabrikationsystem
Event date: Thursday, 04 February 2021
Hour:  9:30 11:30
Place:  Kirchberg Campus – Bât Central – Room D17 / Salle des conseils
Speaker: Sebastian GROß
PhD Defense: Enhanced signal space design for multiusermimointerference channels
Event date: Thursday, 04 February 2021
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Remote
Speaker: Alireza HAQIQATNEJAD
Latent dimensions of global trade: a data-driven approach
Trade
Published on Friday, 05 February 2021
How can we encode the specialisation patterns of countries? A new article published in the scientific journal PLOS ONE by researchers from the Universities of Luxembourg and Buenos Aires ...
Lindsay Flynn and Etienne Fodor awarded with FNR ATTRACT Fellowships
Belval campus
Published on Friday, 05 February 2021
The two researchers will strengthen the research units in respectively social sciences and physics.
Two researchers reinforce the quantum physics team
Adolfo and Aurelia
Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2021
As of January 2021, Professor Adolfo del Campo and Dr. Aurélia Chenu have joined the Department of Physics and Materials Science (DphyMS) at the University of Luxembourg to establish the “Quantum S...
ArcelorMittal Chair of Steel Construction: 10 years of collaboration
10 years ArcelorMittal Chair
Published on Thursday, 11 February 2021
Launched in 2011 by the University of Luxembourg and ArcelorMittal, the Chair of Steel Construction has achieved numerous successes thanks to the support and motivation of both partners. Many new p...
New innovative and sustainable projects for the Greater Region
Interreg projects
Published on Tuesday, 16 February 2021
The University of Luxembourg takes part in three new Interreg projects which tackle regional challenges in the construction, manufacturing and water sectors. The projects are carried out with sever...
PhD Defense: Probabilistic modeling for content popularity learning for proactive caching
Event date: Wednesday, 17 February 2021
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Remote
Speaker: Sajad MEHRIZI RAHMAT ABADI
Transforming shapes: the art of computational engineering
Shape
Published on Thursday, 18 February 2021
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg, the Institute of Fundamental Technological Research in Poland and the Franche-Comté Electronics Mechanics Thermal Science and Optics in France are wor...
How to better solve estimation problems
Estimation
Published on Friday, 19 February 2021
Mathematicians from the Universities of Luxembourg and Sorbonne have recently published a paper in the prestigious journal Annals of Statistics. In this paper, they propose a new robust tool f...
Elements of AI: free online courses
Elements of AI
Event date: Monday, 22 February 2021
Hour:  10:00 31-03 | 18:00
Place:  Online
Researchers exchange about advanced engineering materials
Advanced energy materials
Published on Tuesday, 23 February 2021
The interdisciplinary workshop “Winter Workshop on Manufacturing, Mechanics & Characterisation of Advanced Engineering Materials” organised on 26-29 January 2021 by the University of Luxembourg...
Virtual Master Days 2021
Master Days 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Hour:  16:00 25-02 | 19:00
Place:  Online
Online Seminar: LCL Conversation Series - Green Hydrogen – The Fuel of the Future?
Green energy
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Speaker: Dr. Pit Losch, Advisor - Renewable Energies, Luxembourg Ministry of Energy and Spatial Planning / Dr. Florian Ausfelder, Team Leader - Energy, DECHEMA / Dr. Gaston Trauffler, Head of Industrial Policy - FEDIL
Exploring the future: on forensics, robots, humans and more
Published on Thursday, 25 February 2021
Six new interdisciplinary research projects have received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanced Studies.
Astigmath - Math et culture
Astigmath culture
Event date: Sunday, 14 March 2021
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  Online
Virtual Open Day 2021
Open Day 2021
Event date: Saturday, 20 March 2021
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Online
Virtual Bachelor Days 2021
Bachelor Days 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  16:00 22-04 | 20:00
Place:  Online
Energy Seminar: Flexibility for the Energy System of the Future
Ferdi Löhndorf
Event date: Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Prof. Ferdi Schüth, Director of the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
International Conference on Statistics and Related Fields (ICON STARF)
ICON STARF
Event date: Monday, 12 July 2021
Hour:  9:00 16-07 | 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Belval campus 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
DyProSo 2021: International Symposium on Dynamical Properties of Solids
Limpertsberg
Event date: Sunday, 05 September 2021
Hour:  9:00 09-09 | 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Limpertsberg 162a rue de la Faïencerie Luxembourg.