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The University of Freiburg strengthens mobility and digital networking in the Eucor alliance

During the strategy time period 2024-2030 for the international university alliance Eucor - The European Campus, the University of Freiburg will strengthen international mobility and digital networking among the member universities and expand its focus on sustainability. Over the next seven years, the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts (MWK) will fund the State’s Eucor universities, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and the University of Freiburg, with a total of 5.5 million euros within the alliance. The University of Freiburg will receive 2.7 million euros of this. Shortly before the start of the new strategic time period, Eucor President Prof. Dr Andrea Schenker-Wicki, Rector of the University of Basel, and Eucor Vice President Prof. Dr Thomas Hirth, KIT Vice President for Innovation and International Affairs, were confirmed in office.

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Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2024 goes to the Freiburg-based historian Jörn Leonhard

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2024 goes to the Freiburg-based historian Jörn Leonhard

The historian Prof. Dr Jörn Leonhard, Professor of Modern and Contemporary History of Western Europe at the University of Freiburg, will receive the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2024, the German Research Foundation (DFG) announced on 7 December 2023.

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University of Freiburg takes fourth place nationwide in QS World University Ranking: Sustainability 2024

University of Freiburg takes fourth place nationwide in QS World University Ranking: Sustainability 2024

In the second annual sustainability ranking by the UK’s Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), the University of Freiburg has taken fourth place nationally in competition with 47 other universities.

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Inhibitory Signals in Visual Neurons Protect Against Overstimulation

Freiburg neuroscientists identify signals in the brain of zebrafish larvae that suppress the activity of nerve cells during locomotion

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Transparent Forests through Augmented Reality: XR Future Forest Lab launches at the University of Freiburg

Transparent Forests through Augmented Reality: XR Future Forest Lab launches at the University of Freiburg

The project “XR Future Forest Lab” will develop virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality applications for forest and environmental sciences starting 2024.

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DFG approves new Collaborative Research Centre “Inhibitory neurons: shaping the cortical code (INCODE)”

DFG approves new Collaborative Research Centre “Inhibitory neurons: shaping the cortical code (INCODE)”

A group combining the University of Freiburg and Berlin’s Charité Hospital, Free University and Humboldt University is researching into complex brain function issues

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New Humboldt Ranking: University of Freiburg in Top 10

The University of Freiburg ranks as the 10th most popular destination in Germany for international visiting scholars

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Slight increase in satisfaction with life in Germany in 2023

The “SKL Glücksatlas 2023” produced under the academic guidance of Freiburg researcher Prof. Dr. Bernd Raffelhüschen has been released

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Improving the efficacy of cancer immunotherapy with modified CAR-T cells

Improving the efficacy of cancer immunotherapy with modified CAR-T cells

Freiburg researchers achieved a significantly improved anti-tumour efficacy of CAR-T cells in a preclinical model

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Dr. Julian Rapp wins 2023 Albert Bürklin Prize

Dr. Julian Rapp wins 2023 Albert Bürklin Prize

The Freiburg Academic Society is awarding a research prize for outstanding contributions to the humanities, social sciences, and law at a ceremony on 6 November 2023.

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Photo Battery Achieves Competitive Voltage

Photo Battery Achieves Competitive Voltage

Researchers from the Universities of Freiburg and Ulm have developed a monolithically integrated photo battery using organic materials.

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The University of Freiburg among the top 100 worldwide in several subjects

The subject-specific rankings of the Times Higher Education (THE) and the Shanghai Ranking have been announced

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Innovative research aims to improve wound healing and cancer therapy

Innovative research aims to improve wound healing and cancer therapy

Freiburg researcher Priscilla Briquez receives ERC Starting Grant for innovative approach to protein engineering

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University of Freiburg awards prizes for research, teaching, doctoral supervision, community service and start-up ideas

Junior researcher awards, the ‘Pfiffikus’ Award for Start-up Ideas, the University Teaching Award, the special award for an exceptional student initiative and the Bertha Ottenstein Prize

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