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20 February 2017

ARCNL director and group leader Joost Frenken receives the 2017 Innovation in Materials Characterization Award of the Materials Research Society (MRS). He was chosen from a large group of nominees for...

20 February 2017

Astronomers Maria Ramirez-Tannus, Lex Kaper and Alex de Koter of the University of Amsterdam and Hugues Sana of the University of Leuven have discovered that, contrary to expectations, none of the...

20 February 2017

If used in the wrong combination, environmentally and health-friendly pest control strategies might actually increase crop pest populations. A new European research project, led by UvA researcher...

20 February 2017

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded 5 leading scientists of Amsterdam Science Park a Vici grant worth one and half million euros. Vici is one of the largest grants...

15 February 2017

VU Amsterdam, UvA and AUAS, in cooperation with CWI, will be opening a special school focused solely on Data Science.

15 February 2017

Scientists have developed a material that breaks one of the fundamental principles governing many physical systems. Ordinary materials transmit external forces equally, no matter where the pressure...

13 February 2017

Do you have an innovative idea with commercial or societal impact? Then register your idea before 22 March for a chance to win € 10,000.

 

08 February 2017

Great startups need great, flexible talent. Students want relevant part time jobs instead of pouring beer in a café or folding clothes in a shop. StudiStartupJob – a new initiative by...

01 February 2017

Startup Village aims to further improve its sustainability and currently, our mission is to create a coalition of solar experts to realize a floating solar platform. The coming 10 years, we want to...

01 February 2017

CWI, located at Amsterdam Science Park, recently launched spin-off company SEITA (Sustainable Energy Is Totally Achievable), a service provider focused on the energy sector. SEITA advises suppliers of...