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Unprecedented Views of the Birth of Planets

Hitherto unknown structures in belts of dust and gas around young stars are providing new insights into the birth of planets along with compelling fodder for research. [More...]

ERC Starting Grant for Heidelberg Physicist

Dr Philipp Hauke has been awarded a ERC Starting Grant from the European Research Council (ERC). The approx. 1.5 million euros in funding will support his research over a period of five years. [More...]

Two Approvals for Collaborative Research Centres

Heidelberg University succeeded in gaining support from the German Research Foundation in the latest approval round, receiving funding for two Collaborative Research Centres. [More...]

Award for Jan Korbel and Stefan Pfister

Dr. Jan Korbel and Prof. Dr. Stefan Pfister have received the HMLS Investigator Award for their efforts to establish new research methods, particularly in cancer research. [More...]

Terrestrial Planet Near Earth

“Barnard's Star” is only six light-years from Earth. Yet it took 20 years for astronomers to reliably detect it. The result of an international research team is based on two elaborate observational campaigns. [More...]

Recognised for Educational Excellence

Ruperto Carola is among Germany's leading institutions of higher learning in the Global University Employability Ranking 2018, also ranking highly with employers worldwide. [More...]

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