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Welcome to AIAS

Depth of Research, Crossing Boundaries

A new approach to interdisciplinary solutions

Welcome to AIAS

Depth of Research, Crossing Boundaries

A new approach to interdisciplinary solutions

Curiosity-driven and independent research for excellent scholars from all disciplines is the hallmark of the Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS). AIAS focuses exclusively on research excellence and training of research talent.

The mission of AIAS is to advance the highest quality research at Aarhus University and to strengthen international research collaboration by attracting talented, highly qualified researchers worldwide and from all academic disciplines.   




Thu 27 Jan
17:00-18:00 | Online
European NetIAS Lectures Series: Talk by Ruben Pauwels
Evolution of the Radiology Profession due to Artificial Intelligence
Wed 16 Feb
13:00-18:30 | AIAS Conference room 301, building 1630
AIAS Workshop
Cross-regional Studies Today: Tasks and Challenges
Mon 21 Feb
14:15-15:30 | AIAS Auditorium
AIAS Seminar: Mie Andersen, AIAS Fellow
Materials that Accelerate Chemical Reactions: From Chemical Reactors to the Interstellar Space
Fri 25 Feb
09:00-17:00 | Hybrid: In-person/ room 301 & online
The Translation of Ancient Literary and Theological Texts
Workshop organized by AIAS Fellow Helen Van Noorden
Photo: AIAS Fellow Sandra Eckert on her appointment day, January 2022.

2022.01.24 |

AIAS Fellow Sandra Eckert appointed full professor

Political scientist Sandra Eckert is appointed a full professor at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität (FAU) Erlangen-Nürnberg in Germany from August 2022.

Image: Patient lead shielding apron and ‘coloured shields’ symbols, indicating the consensus recommendation.

2022.01.10 |

Patient shielding in medical imaging re-evaluated

Together with major European bodies involved in imaging radiation safety, AIAS Fellow Ruben Pauwels has contributed to a re-evaluation of the use of shielding in radiology, which has resulted in issuing of consensus-based recommendations.

Photo: ERC grantee Rasmus O. Bak. Aarhus University Photo.

2022.01.07 |

ERC Starting Grant to geneticist Rasmus O. Bak

AIAS Former Fellow Rasmus O. Bak is awarded an ERC Starting Grant to study stem cells and gene therapy to improve treatment of diseases like blood cancer and genetic disorders by applying a new state-of-the-art method for precisely controlling gene expression.