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Photo: Isabelle Torrance at AIAS. By: Lars Kruse, AU Photo.

2018.11.29 |

ERC Consolidator Grant to AIAS Fellow Isabelle Torrance

With an ERC Consolidator grant of €1,9 million, AIAS-COFUND fellow Isabelle Torrance will be studying classical influences on Irish culture.

Photo: Book cover, Edinburgh University Press.

2018.11.28 |

Book publication on ruler visibility and popular belonging by AIAS Fellow Darin N. Stephanov

In the new book ‘Ruler Visibility and Popular Belonging in the Ottoman Empire, 1808-1908’, Stephanov argues that periodic ceremonial intrusion into the everyday lives of people across the Ottoman Empire had multiple, far-reaching and largely unexplored consequences.

Photo: Nikolaj Thomas Zinner. By: Anders Trærup.

2018.11.27 |

Physicist new Deputy Director and Fellow at AIAS

Associate Professor and Physicist Nikolaj Thomas Zinner has been appointed new Deputy Director at AIAS and will commence his position on 1 January 2019.

2018.11.16 |

A bigger nose, a bigger bang: size matters for echolocating toothed whales

Whales, dolphins, and porpoises have all evolved to use similar narrow beams of high intensity sound to echolocate prey. Far from being inefficient, this highly focused sense may have helped them succeed as top predators in the world's oceans. This is the finding in a new study in Current Biology co-published by AIAS Fellows Frants H. Jensen and…