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Science events

Results: 1 - 20 of 20
Results: 1 - 20 of 20
  • Fake news
    29 Nov 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Workshop
    The term ‘fake news’ is used all the time these days. In this workshop, you will discover what fake news is and learn how to recognise it. You will also do a fun activity to examine your own prejudices and the role ...
  • Data skills for genomics
    30 Nov 2021 - 1 Dec 2021 09:30 - 17:00 Course
    Would you like to get out of your bubble while learning something new that will benefit your research? Work together with your peers during this interactive course on data management and analysis for genomics ...
  • The Role of Epigenetics in Transcriptional Stochasticity and the Implications for Breast Cancer Drug Resistance
    1 Dec 2021 11:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. W.F. Beckman will defend the dissertation 'The Role of Epigenetics in Transcriptional Stochasticity and the Implications for Breast Cancer Drug Resistance'. Supervisor is Prof. P.J. Verschure. The co-supervisor ...
  • Face Analysis and Deepfake Detection
    1 Dec 2021 14:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. J. Han will defend the dissertation 'Face Analysis and Deepfake Detection'. Supervisor is Prof. T. Gevers. The co-supervisor is Dr S. Karaoglu.
  • A Green Spark in Electronics
    1 Dec 2021 16:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. J. Biemolt will defend the dissertation 'A Green Spark in Electronics: Electrochemical innovations for a sustainable printed circuit board industry'. Supervisor is Prof. G. Rothenberg. The co-supervisor is Dr N. ...
  • Webinar: Entrepreneurship in Science
    2 Dec 2021 09:55 - 11:30 Workshop
    For researchers eager to explore entrepreneurship and want to know more about the facilities university offers.
  • 2021 A Vascular Odyssey
    3 Dec 2021 16:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Mw. K.S.H. Morsing will defend the dissertation '2021 A Vascular Odyssey'. Supervisors are Prof. J.D. van Buul and Prof. A.P.J. Vlaar. The co-supervisor is Dr R. Kapur.
  • Data Carpentry with Python
    6 Dec 2021 - 9 Dec 2021 09:00 - 13:00 Course
    This workshop, organised by external partner eScience Center, teaches fundamental data skills for research. The target audience are researchers who have little to no prior computational experience. The workshop ...
  • Use of open data in education
    6 Dec 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Workshop
    During this workshop you will learn how to effectively find pen data in databases and repositories and use it for education. You will also learn what to look out for when using these sources. Workshop for UvA lecturers.
  • A Data-Centric Approach Towards Identification and Prediction of Anomalies in Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems
    6 Dec 2021 14:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. U. Odyurt will defend the dissertation 'A Data-Centric Approach Towards Identification and Prediction of Anomalies in Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems'. Supervisors are Prof. A.D. Pimentel and Prof. ir. ...
  • Reconstructing the fine-scale habitat structure of wetlands for animal ecology using remote sensing
    7 Dec 2021 15:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Mw. Z.V. Koma will defend the dissertation 'Reconstructing the fine-scale habitat structure of wetlands for animal ecology using remote sensing'. Supervisors are Dr rer. nat. W.D. Kissling and Prof. ir. W. Bouten. ...
  • Science beyond the Horizon with Nancy Cartwright (online)
    9 Dec 2021 16:30 - 18:30 Event
    We are proud to present Nancy Cartwright, distinguished and highly influential contemporary Philosopher of Science as keynote speaker in our Science beyond the Horizon series.
  • Purple Friday: Doing sexual and gender diversity at the UvA
    10 Dec 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    On Purple Friday we invite all students and staff members to join an interactive online event about sexual and gender diversity at the UvA. The theme is reflection on LGBTQI+ elements in the educational programmes, ...
  • Zooming through space
    10 Dec 2021 20:00 - 21:00 Event
    A virtual visit to the domes with the latest astro news and time for all your astro questions.
  • Webinar: Webinar: Why protect your invention?
    16 Dec 2021 09:55 - 11:30 Workshop
    Suppose you came up with a unique invention or innovation. Of course, you don't want someone else to run off with it. You may need to protect it to ensure commercial control over it.
  • The role of plant susceptibility genes in mite-plant interactions
    16 Dec 2021 16:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Mw. C.J.H. Blaazer will defend the dissertation 'The role of plant susceptibility genes in mite-plant interactions'. Supervisors are Dr M. Kant and Prof. P.H. van Tienderen. The co-supervisor is Dr W. Dermauw.
  • Gamma-ray bursts: Exploring the population using novel Bayesian techniques
    17 Dec 2021 11:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. M.D. Aksulu will defend the dissertation 'Gamma-ray bursts: Exploring the population using novel Bayesian techniques'. Supervisor is Prof. R.A.M.J. Wijers. The co-supervisor is Dr H.J. van Eerten.
  • Innovative methods for the mass production of brooding coral via sexual propagation
    20 Dec 2021 14:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. B. Linden will defend the dissertation 'Innovative methods for the mass production of brooding coral via sexual propagation'. Supervisors are Prof. J. Huisman and Prof. B. Rinkevich. The co-supervisor is Prof. ...
  • NEW DATE: Social event for HRSMC PhD's, PD's and students HRSMC Class of Excellence
    18 Mar 2022 14:00 - 19:00 Event

    SAVE THE NEW DATE: MARCH 18, 2022!

    We are proud to announce that the social event will be held on Friday, March 18, after the HRSMC symposium!

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  • 6th HRSMC/EPA Advanced Summer School on Photochemistry
    14 Jul 2022 - 17 Jul 2022 09:00 - 16:00 Event
    The 6th HRSMC/EPA Advanced Summer School on Photochemistry is intended for PhD students, postdocs, and interested scientists active in the field of photochemistry, and for those who make use of photochemical or ...