News Overview

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Call: International research projects Berlin/Melbourne

Berlin University Alliance and University of Melbourne cooperate to strengthen programs for doctoral students

The Berlin University Alliance (BUA) and the University of Melbourne have issued a second call for joint research proposals within the framework of their partnership. The call is intended to further…

Prestigious Award for Professor Dr. Ottmar Edenhofer

TU Berlin climate economist and director of the PIK and MCC awarded Germany’s most prestigious environmental prize

Professor Dr. Ottmar Edenhofer, one of the world’s most influential pioneers on the economics of climate change, has been awarded the environmental prize of the German Federal Environmental Foundation…

Financial support, proofreading service and additional free continuing education offers

Specific measures to promote equality of opportunity during the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions it imposes on everyday life represent a major challenge for junior scholars. TU Berlin has developed a package of specific measures to combat the…

Coronavirus: is there cross-immunity in the population?

Study participants sought

The coronavirus hot spots which occur from time to time in Germany illustrate a paradox: Some people become severely ill with the virus, while others have mild or even no symptoms, despite being…

New sensor platform detects infections in just a few minutes

TU Berlin scientists cooperate with their colleagues at the Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown us the importance of quick and accurate infection detection. Currently, viral and bacterial infections are diagnosed on the basis of symptoms or blood tests. However,…

Call for Proposals: Experimental Science Communication Laboratories

Berlin University Alliance promotes transdisciplinary multidirectional knowledge exchange

The Berlin University Alliance’s call for Experimental Science Communication Laboratories focuses on the experimental development and practical implementation of new models and methods for science…

Berlin and Oxford Intensify Scientific Cooperation

The Berlin University Alliance and the University of Oxford establish Centre for Advanced Studies

The newly established Centre for Advanced Studies is intended to strengthen research exchange and scientific cooperation between the partner institutions of the Berlin University Alliance and the…

“Learning for the future from the crisis”

In an interview with the magazine DUZ- Wissenschaft&Management, Professor Christian Thomsen, president of TU Berlin, talks about the experiences gained and the consequences arising from the…

New Proofreading Service for Junior Scholars at TU Berlin

The service aims to improve the chances of a successful application for external funding while also enabling applicants to improve their language skills.

A new offer to advance the careers of junior scholars at TU Berlin: The Proofreading Service offers doctoral candidates and research associates a one-off proofreading of an English-language proposal…

Karl Scheel Prize Awarded to Dr. Tobias Heindel

Head of Quantum Communication Systems junior research group receives award for outstanding scientific achievement

Each year, the Berlin Physical Society (PGzB) awards the Karl Scheel Prize for outstanding scientific work achieved following the completion a doctorate. The prize for 2020 and the accompanying…