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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.   




Tue 17 Dec
09:00-11:00 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Room 201
Novo Nordisk Foundation
Funding opportunities within the Natural and Technical Sciences
Wed 18 Dec
12:00-14:00 | The AIAS Hall
Celebrating Five New Villum Investigators
On December 18, Aarhus University invites you to celebrate our five new VILLUM Investigators who in total have received DKK 185.3 million from VILLUM FONDEN.
Thu 23 Jan
08:30-13:57 | Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Building 1630-1632
Hosted conference: ROPH'20: Research on Online Political Hostility
Mon 03 Feb
14:15-15:15 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Room 201
AIAS Fellows' Seminar: Thomas Tauris
Magical Laboratories in Space: Extreme Physics with Compact Objects

2019.12.05 |

Rereading the genome: Can artificial intelligence help us predict the genetic causes of diseases?

AIAS Fellow Doug Speed and Former-Fellow Søren Dinesen Østergaard will seek to answer this question, funded by a grant of DKK 2,000,000 from the Lundbeck Foundation.

Photo: Peter Refsing Andersen. Credit: Ida Marie Jensen, AU Photo.

2019.11.18 |

Sapere Aude Starting Grant to AIAS Fellow Peter Refsing Andersen

With an attractive Sapere Aude grant from The Independent Research Fund Denmark (DFF), Peter Refsing Andersen will be mapping the internal conflicts of genomes to reveal how genes fight each other for space in the genome, and ultimately enhancing our biological and medical insight and treatment.