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VolkswagenStiftung http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de list VolkswagenStiftung http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/fileadmin/templates/gfx/vws-logo.gif en TYPO3 - get.content.right http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Wet Cradles of Evolution https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/wet-cradles-of-evolution/marginal/528.html Published in Science: Lichtenberg-Professor provides evidence for the important role of coral reefs in the development of new species Published in Science: Lichtenberg-Professor provides evidence for the important role of coral reefs in the development of new species Sun, 31 Jan 2010 00:00:00 “Europe and Global Challenges” – Call for Applications https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/europe-and-global-challenges-call-for-applications/marginal/529.html Support for international and interdisciplinary research groups addressing the issue of coping with “global challenges” Support for international and interdisciplinary research groups addressing the issue of coping with “global challenges” Wed, 13 Jan 2010 16:33:00 T Helper Cells are Adaptive https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/t-helper-cells-are-adaptive/marginal/530.html “Reprogramming” cells belonging to the immune system may be a help in the battle against allergies; Publication by Lichtenberg-Professor Max Löhning in Immunity “Reprogramming” cells belonging to the immune system may be a help in the battle against allergies; Publication by Lichtenberg-Professor Max Löhning in Immunity Tue, 02 Feb 2010 15:54:00 Innovation and tradition: Designs for Schloss Herrenhausen https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/innovation-and-tradition-designs-for-schloss-herrenhausen/marginal/562.html The plans were presented to the public in the historical museum Hanover until May 2, 2010 The plans were presented to the public in the historical museum Hanover until May 2, 2010 Mon, 26 Apr 2010 10:16:00 Excellent! https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/excellent/marginal/563.html Lichtenberg-professor Dr. Marc Spehr receives international recognition for his research in the field of chemosensory communication Lichtenberg-professor Dr. Marc Spehr receives international recognition for his research in the field of chemosensory communication Tue, 27 Apr 2010 10:04:00 [EN] Mit ausgezeichneter Anlagestrategie durch die Finanzkrise https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/en-mit-ausgezeichneter-anlagestrategie-durch-die-finanzkrise/marginal/566.html Dieter Lehmann nimmt den portfolio institutionell Award für die Vermögensabteilung der VolkswagenStiftung entgegen Dieter Lehmann nimmt den portfolio institutionell Award für die Vermögensabteilung der VolkswagenStiftung entgegen Wed, 28 Apr 2010 00:00:00 100 million euros for research organizations in Germany and abroad https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/100-million-euros-for-research-organizations-in-germany-and-abroad/marginal/579.html Germany's largest private research founder published its Annual Report 2009 Germany's largest private research founder published its Annual Report 2009 Mon, 05 Jul 2010 15:17:00 Atoms in the flurry of flashes https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/atoms-in-the-flurry-of-flashes/marginal/585.html With 27,000 X-ray flashes per second, free-electron laser visualize objects that researchers have never seen before. The Volkswagen Foundation supports the establishment of the pioneering method with a new funding initiative. With 27,000 X-ray flashes per second, free-electron laser visualize objects that researchers have never seen before. The Volkswagen Foundation supports the establishment of the pioneering method with a new funding initiative. Wed, 14 Jul 2010 11:45:00 850,000 euros for medical research in Africa https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/850000-euros-for-medical-research-in-africa/marginal/590.html In a joint effort with four other European foundations, the Volkswagen Foundation has opened a second round of funding for African scientists conducting research on neglected diseases. In a joint effort with four other European foundations, the Volkswagen Foundation has opened a second round of funding for African scientists conducting research on neglected diseases. Mon, 26 Jul 2010 11:49:00 Crossing Borders 2010: The Foundation’s international magazine https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/crossing-borders-2010-the-foundations-international-magazine/marginal/631.html The English language magazine of the Volkswagen Foundation presents international projects and provides an overview of the current funding portfolio. The English language magazine of the Volkswagen Foundation presents international projects and provides an overview of the current funding portfolio. Mon, 20 Sep 2010 09:07:00 Atomic nuclei and electrons dancing in step https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/atomic-nuclei-and-electrons-dancing-in-step-1/marginal/640.html When electric current moves through molecules, the atomic nuclei and electrons do not move independently but coupled, as shown by Lichtenberg Professor Jascha Repp. His studies in the field of molecular electronics are now published in Nature Physics. When electric current moves through molecules, the atomic nuclei and electrons do not move independently but coupled, as shown by Lichtenberg Professor Jascha Repp. His studies in the field of molecular electronics are now published in Nature Physics. Wed, 20 Oct 2010 00:00:00 Advanced Investigator Grant for Christian Büchel https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/advanced-investigator-grant-for-christian-buechel/marginal/664.html The renowned neuroscientist Prof. Dr. Christian Büchel receives an Advanced Investigator Grant 2011 of the European Research Council (ERC) for the exploration of the placebo effect. The renowned neuroscientist Prof. Dr. Christian Büchel receives an Advanced Investigator Grant 2011 of the European Research Council (ERC) for the exploration of the placebo effect. Thu, 27 Jan 2011 14:37:00 Summer Summit of Elite International Mathematicians https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/summer-summit-of-elite-international-mathematicians-1/marginal/702.html For the first time a series of summer schools run under the auspices of the pan-European network "European Campus of Excellence" will bring top international mathematicians together with especially talented pupils and students. The event will take place at Jacobs University in Bremen. For the first time a series of summer schools run under the auspices of the pan-European network "European Campus of Excellence" will bring top international mathematicians together with especially talented pupils and students. The event will take place at Jacobs University in Bremen. Wed, 30 Mar 2011 11:43:00 Conference of the European Foundation Centre in Portugal https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/conference-of-the-european-foundation-centre-in-portugal/marginal/722.html The conference "Resources and Sustainability - The Oceans" of the European Foundation Centre (EFC) takes place in Cascais, Portugal, from May 26 until May 28, 2011. The conference "Resources and Sustainability - The Oceans" of the European Foundation Centre (EFC) takes place in Cascais, Portugal, from May 26 until May 28, 2011. Thu, 26 May 2011 15:31:00 Publication portrayes the conference "Our Common Future" https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/publication-portrayes-the-conference-our-common-future/marginal/724.html In November 2010, the international congress "Our Common Future" took place in Hannover and Essen. A "Conference Summary Report" has been published now - featuring many keynote speeches, interviews, portraits, and photos. In November 2010, the international congress "Our Common Future" took place in Hannover and Essen. A "Conference Summary Report" has been published now - featuring many keynote speeches, interviews, portraits, and photos. Tue, 31 May 2011 11:29:00 Herrenhausen Symposium on Reproductive Biology https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/herrenhausen-symposium-on-reproductive-biology-1/marginal/750.html Young researchers can apply for the Herrenhausen Symposium on Reproductive Biology until July 31, 2011. The symposium takes place at the Monastery Seeon from October 4 until October 7, 2011. Young researchers can apply for the Herrenhausen Symposium on Reproductive Biology until July 31, 2011. The symposium takes place at the Monastery Seeon from October 4 until October 7, 2011. Fri, 22 Jul 2011 14:43:00 Geoscientific workshop including summer school https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/geoscientific-workshop-including-summer-school/marginal/756.html The interaction of sulfur with silicate melts is the topic of a workshop including a summer school which takes place in Goslar, Hanover and Clausthal from August 20 until August 24, 2011. The interaction of sulfur with silicate melts is the topic of a workshop including a summer school which takes place in Goslar, Hanover and Clausthal from August 20 until August 24, 2011. Mon, 15 Aug 2011 14:49:00 New Fellowships in the Humanities at Universities and Research Institutes in the US https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/new-fellowships-in-the-humanities-at-universities-and-research-institutes-in-the-us/marginal/747.html The Volkswagen Foundation is expanding its offer for visiting researchers in the US. Applications have to be submitted by November 30, 2011. The Volkswagen Foundation is expanding its offer for visiting researchers in the US. Applications have to be submitted by November 30, 2011. Mon, 19 Sep 2011 13:33:00 Sound Knowledge about Challenges for our Future https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/sound-knowledge-about-challenges-for-our-future/marginal/765.html In November 2010, the international conference "Our Common Future" was held in Hanover and Essen. This exchange of ideas and opinions is now bearing fruit: two collections of essays, one entitled "Research and Responsibility" and the other "Migration and Integration", bring together the papers presented by international experts from academia, business, culture, law, and politics. In November 2010, the international conference "Our Common Future" was held in Hanover and Essen. This exchange of ideas and opinions is now bearing fruit: two collections of essays, one entitled "Research and Responsibility" and the other "Migration and Integration", bring together the papers presented by international experts from academia, business, culture, law, and politics. Tue, 20 Sep 2011 16:17:00 if communication design award for sciencemovies https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/nc/en/events/calendar-of-events/details-of-events/news/detail/artikel/if-communication-design-award-for-sciencemovies/marginal/806.html The communication design for sciencemovies, a video blog presented by the Volkswagen Foundation, was conferred the iF communication design award 2012. The site is now also available in English on www.sciencemovies.de/en. The communication design for sciencemovies, a video blog presented by the Volkswagen Foundation, was conferred the iF communication design award 2012. The site is now also available in English on www.sciencemovies.de/en. Wed, 23 Nov 2011 11:19:00