Study in USA? Read this!

Are you going to study in USA? In that case this is a chance to get funding. Sverige-Amerika foundation supports some kinds of studies in USA and Canada, convinced the students come back home with experiences and competence important for Swedish enterprise, society and research. Apply before September 15! Read…

Read more

Knowledge is there for biocontrol

Network: Dialogue Biocontrol Main applicant: Ramesh Vetukuri   Nature needs it. EU requires it. Everybody wants it: sustainable, bio-based plant protection solutions. But so few of the many research projects in the sector is transferred into practical use!   The main goal for the SNS network Dialogue Biocontrol is to make people…

Read more

Wooden clothes and the magnificent catalysts of nature

Vincent Eijsink, (Research project SNS-116: Exploring novel oxidative biocatalysts for tailored wood fibre modification)   Education/job: Professor at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway. PhD from Groningen, Netherlands. Age: 55. Hobby: Orienteering.   Learn from nature to meet tomorrow’s challenges Nature solved a lot of challenging problems in the process of evolution. So why…

Read more