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Autumn 2014

Jessica Shadian participated as a commenter at the conference 'Symposium on Arctic Governance', 30-31 January 2015, Irvine School of Law, University of California, the US.

Jan Alber is the co-author of the journal article 'Creative Indigenous Self-Representation in Humorous Australian Popular Culture as a Vital Communication Channel for Refiguring Public Opinion' in: Anglistica: An Interdisciplinary Journal 17.2 (2013)[2015] 65-75 (special issue, ed. Bill Ashcroft and Katherine E. Russo). Read the article.

Lotte Philipsen visited the 'Transmediale Festival', investigating new connections between art, culture, and technology, 28 January - 1 February 2015, Berlin, Germany.

Jürgen Elvert participated and panel-chaired at the conference 'History, memory and European integration from the point of view of EU-transatlantic relations', 26-28 January 2015, Royal Monastery of Yuste, Cuacos de Yuste, Spain.

Lotte Philipsen published the chapter ‘Computerens plads i samtidskunst: fra et teknisk til et æstetisk paradigme’ ['The place of the computer in contemporary art: from a technical to an aesthetic paradigm’] in: Cybermuseologi (eds: Larsen et al). Aarhus University Press, 2015, pp. 69-87.

Alfonso Blázquez-Castro participated in the 11th Aarhus Winter Meeting 'Trends in Modern Chemistry', Department of Chemistry, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Jürgen Elvert organised and participated in the workshop 'European Ports Repositories of European Cultural heritage and workshops of European Civilisation', 22-23 January 2015, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.

Rima Obeid is author of the invited commentary 'Serum Unmetabolized Folic Acid: The Straw That Broke Dihydrofolate Reductase’s Back? in: The Journal of Nutrition, jn.114.207589. First published online 21 January 2015. Read the commentary. 

Anja Kamp gave the research seminar 'Diatoms in darkness and anoxia' on 19 January 2015 at the Institute for Bioscience, Microbiology, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Mads Vaarby Sørensen organised and participated in the ’Kiel Aarhus Renal Epithelial Physiology Workshop’, 16-17 January 2015, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.

Morten Kyndrup published the review 'Planken ud. Thomas Bobergs Fantombillede viser vilje til former og formernes vilje' in: Salon 55, 12 January 2015. Read the review here (in Danish only).

Alfonso Blázquez-Castro is first author of the article title 'In vitro human cell responses to a low-dose photodynamic treatment vs. mild H2O2 exposure' in: Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology, B: Biology, (2015), vol. 143, pp. 12-19. 9 January 2015.  Read the abstract here.

Bjørn Panyella Pedersen gave the talk 'Initiating Heavy-atom Based Phasing by Multi-Dimensional Molecular Replacement' at the conference 'CCP4 study Weekend - Advances in Experimental Phasing' on 7-9 January 2015, Nottingham University, UK.

Jürgen Elvert participated in the conference '55. Historisch-Taktische Tagung der Marine' on 6-8 January 2015, Rostock-Hohe Dünen, Germany.

Jesper Levinsen is co-author of the paper 'High-temperature limit of the resonant Fermi gas' in: Physical Review A, 8 January 2015. Read the abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson published the article 'Intraprostatic injections for lower urinary tract symptoms treatment in: Curr Opin Urol. January 2015;25(1):12-8. Read the abstract here

Jürgen Elvert is author of the book chapter 'The ‘New European Order’ of National Socialism. Some Remarks on Its Sources, Genesis and Manifestations' in: Dieter Gosewinkel (Ed.): Anti-liberal Europe. A Neglected Story of Europeanization. Berghahn: New York, Oxford December 2014, pp 109-132. 

Xuhui Dong co-authored the article 'Poverty alleviation strategies in eastern China lead to critical ecological dynamics' in: Science of The Total Environment, 2015,volume 506–507, pp. 164–81. Read the abstract here.

Joseph Scarpaci gave an interview to the Brazilian magazine Istoe Independente commenting on the US-Cuban rapprochement in the article 'Somos todos americanos' on 19 December 2014. Read the article here (in Portuguese only).

Rima Obeid is the co-author of the article 'Selected Nutrients and Their Implications for Health and Disease across the Lifespan: A Roadmap' in: Nutrients. 2014 Dec 22;6(12):6076-94. Read the abstract here. 

Joseph Scarpaci gave an interview to The Roanoke Times on 17 December 2014, commenting on the change in the diplomatic relations between the USA and Cuba in the article 'New Cuba policy met with cheers by immigrants in Roanoke Valley'. Read Joe’s comments.

Joseph Scarpaci edited the section ‘Caribbean’ in: Handbook of Latin American Studies, Vol. 69, Library of Congress Publication, 2014. 

Rane Willerslev participated in the Annual Meeting of the Arctic Research Centre on 16-17 December 2014, Sandbjerg Manor, Denmark.

Toke T. Høye participated in the Annual Meeting of the Arctic Research Centre on 16-17 December 2014, Sandbjerg Manor, Denmark.

Bjørn Panyella Pedersen has been awarded with a prestigious ERC Starting Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) valued at EUR 1.5 million to start a research group within structural biology at Aarhus University. See more here.

Rane Willerslev participated in the ERC project meeting ‘Comparative Anthropologies of Revolutionary Politics’ and gave the lecture ‘Ascericism and the formation of revolutionary selves’ on 15 December 2014, University College London, UK.

Toke T. Høye co-authored the paper entitled 'Oviposition site selection of an endangered butterfly at local spatial scales' published in: Journal of Insect Conservation. Read abstract.

Rane Willerslev gave the paper ‘Is there a place for faith in Anthropology?’ in collaboration with Christian Suhr on 11 December 2014 at the Section for Biblical Studies, Aarhus University.

Toke T. Høye co-authored the paper entitled 'Habitat-specific effects of climate change on a low-mobility Arctic spider species' published in: Polar Biology. Read abstract.

Morten Kyndrup published the review ’Mangfoldigheden, ligegyldigheden? På togtur en dag i livet’, in: Standart no. 4, vol. 28, 2014.

Jan Alber gave the talk 'Ideology and Form: The Experimentalism of Recent Australian and Indian-English Prose Narratives' on 10 December 2014 at the Narrative Research Lab at Aarhus University, Denmark.

Georg Sørensen published the chapter 'Danmarks globale udfordringer' (Denmark's global challenges) in: Mark von Rosing et al (red.) Danmarks fremtid, Copenhagen: Forskningens forlag, pp. 132-36.

Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen gave the talk 'Strong coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas in a harmonic potential' on 10 December 2014 at Institute for Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain.

Amy Iler gave the presentation 'Consequences of intraspecific variation in flowering phenology: Evidence for different flowering strategies' at the joint British and French Ecological Society meeting, 9-12 December 2014 in Lille, France.

Jürgen Elvert participated and chaired a panel at the conference 'Wahrnehmung des Meeres vom 16.-20. Jahrhundert: Forschungsperspektiven', Workshop des Deutschen Schiffahrtsmuseums Bremerhaven/ Leibniz-Institut für deutsche Schifffahrtsgeschichte, on 3-4 December 2014 by Universität Bremen and Universität zu Köln at Deutsches Schiffahrtsmuseum, Bremerhaven, Germany.

Rima Obeid is co-author of the article 'Vitamin B status in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus with and without incipient nephropathy' published in: Diabetes Res Clin Practice (e-pub). Read abstract.

Toke T. Høye hosted a session on arctic arthropods at the Arctic Biodiversity Congress, 3 December 2014, Trondheim, Norway.

Rane Willerslev gave the invited paper ‘Is there a place for faith in Anthropology?’ on 2 December 2014 at Department of Anthropology, University of Hamburg, Germany. 

Jürgen Elvert published a review of Werner Weidenfeld's Europa. Eine Strategie (Kösel-Verlag, München 2014) in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 2 December 2014, Politik, p. 7.

Toke T. Høye gave a the talk 'Arctic Insect herbivory – current knowledge and future directions' at the Arctic Biodiversity Congress, 2 December 2014, Trondheim, Norway.

Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen gave the talk 'Strong coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas in a harmonic potential' at the conference 'Danish-Sino Workshop on Strongly Interacting Cold Atomic Gases', 1-5 December 2014, Aarhus University/Sandbjerg, Denmark.

Jürgen Elvert published the book chapter 'Central Europe' in: Thomas Ertl et al (eds.) Europa als Weltregion: Zentrum, Modellfall oder Provinz?. Vienna: new academic press. 1 December 2014. pp. 80-95.

Morten Kyndrup published the review ’Med døden i Indien. Længst ude og inderst inde’, in: Standart no. 3, vol. 28, 2014.

Jan Alber was elected Second Vice-President of the International Society for the Study of Narrative (ISSN) for 2015 (and he will be First Vice-President in 2016 and President in 2017).

Jürgen Elvert gave a talk at the Maritime History Conference ''A safe place for Ships:' Cork, Ireland, Europe, and the Sea', 28-29 November 2014, University College Cork, Ireland.

Jessica Shadian gave the talk 'Hybrid Governance: Artic Offshore Oil and gas and coastal communities' at the Artic Offshore conference on  27 November 2014, organised by the Arctic Research Center, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Rane Willerslev participated as a moderator on the Arctic Offshore Conference 27 November 2014, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.

Morten Kyndrup gave the talk 'Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies ? a very young and yet very classical IAS' at the UBIAS Directors' Conference 'Rising New Perspectives in an Age of Globalization: Challenges and Prospects', 27-30 November, National Taiwan University, Taiwan.

Joseph L. Scarpaci was appointed a member to the editorial board of Diálogos Latinoamericanos published by the Latin American Studies Center at Aarhus University, Denmark, 26 November 2014.

Consuelo Manetta gave the talk ‘I pavimenti delle regiones XI e XII' at the workshop 'Per un corpus dei pavimenti antichi di Roma e del Lazio. Primi bilanci e prospettive di ricerca’ on 24 November 2014, Sapienza Univesity, Rome, Italy.

Joseph L. Scarpaci completed the semi-annual rounds of Senior Fulbright applicant reviews for the Institute of International Education, Washington, D.C. on behalf of the U.S. State Department funding for Latinamericanist scholars in 2015-2016. 

Jan Alber gave a talk 'The Disembodiment of the Narrative Instance in Postmodern Fiction' at the workshop Disembodied Voices – Unembodied Narration, 21-22 November 2014, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.

Joseph L. Scarpaci published a review of 'Constitutional Modernism: Architecture and Civil Society in Cuba, 1933-1959', in the New West Indian Guide 88 (2014), 357-359. Read the review here.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard organised a workshop on data visualization with artist Mette Høst, 21 November 2014, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.

Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen gave the talk 'Strong coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas in a harmonic potential', 20 November 2014, Université Paris Sud XI, Orsay, France.

Georg Sørensen published the article 'Liberalism of Restraint and Liberalism of Imposition: Liberal Values and World Order in the New Millennium' in: Fred Dallmayr, M. Akif Kayapinar, Ismail Yalaci (eds),Civilizations and World Order. Geopolitics and Cultural Difference, New York: Lexington Books, 2014, pp. 169-93.

Rane Willerslev gave the paper ’Travelling Temporalities’ at the conference ‘Exhibitions and Experiments’ on 19-21 November 2014 at University of Oslo, Kulturhistorisk Museum, Norway.

Georg Sørensen participated as chair in the meeting of the Council for Development Policy on 17 November 2014 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Jessica Shadian attended the The Canadian Aboriginal Mineral Association annual conference on 16-18 November in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 

Jan Alber participated in a network meeting of the research group 'Medieval Narratology', 14-15 November 2014, University of Bochum, Germany.

Anja Kamp gave the lecture 'Diatoms – photosynthetic protists can survive without light and oxygen' on 12 and 13 November 2014 at the Institute for Bioscience, Microbiology, Aarhus University. 

Karl-Erik Andersson is the co-author of the article 'Long-term caloric restriction in rats may prevent age-related impairment of in vitro bladder function'. In J Urol. 11 Nov 2014. [Epub ahead of print]

Karl-Erik Andersson published the article 'Mechanisms of ATP release - future therapeutic targets?' in: BJU Int. 10 Nov 2014.. [Epub ahead of print]

Jürgen Elvert, participated as organizer and speaker at a conference on 'Europa, das Meer und die Welt. Agenten, Akteure, Abenteurer', 7-8. November, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin.

Bjørn Panyella Pedersen gave the talk 'The Gender Gap from a male viewpoint' at The Danish Research Foundation's Annual meeting 2014, 7 November 2014, Denmark.

Jürgen Elvert participated as organizer in a workshop related to an exhibition project on 'Europe and the Sea', 6 November, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin.

Joseph L. Scarpaci was on a research trip to Miami and Cuba to gather remittance data and expenditures among Cuban-Americans and Cubans, respectively. While in both sites, he delivered a series of lectures to the Archaeological Institute of America on heritage promotion strategies, the Cuban economy, and curatorial representations of Cuban culture. The latter was delivered at the Provincial Museum of Ciego de Avila, Cuba, 6-17 November 2014. 

Jürgen Elvert participated as president at a board meeting of the Ranke-Gesellschaft, Vereinigung für Geschichte im öffentlichen Leben e.V., 6 November, Berlin.

Bjørn Panyella Pedersen gave the talk 'Proton driven Symport from a Structural Perspective: Perspectives from the eukaryotic phosphate transporter PiPT' at CoLuAa - 23rd Annual Meeting of the Crystallographic Societies in Copenhagen, Lund and Aarhus, 6 November 2014. 

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard participated in the Annual Seminar of the Young Academy, 5-6 November 2014, The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Jürgen Elvert participated  in the conference 'Maritime Convention', organized by the Deutsches Maritimes Institut (Bonn), 5 November, Landesvertretung Schleswig-Holstein, Berlin.

Jürgen Elvert co-organized and spoke at the 'Verleihung des Förderpreises der Stiftung für Schifffahrts- und Marinegeschichte', 5 November, Bankhaus Sal, Oppenheim, Berlin.

Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen gave the talk 'Strong coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas in a harmonic potential', 5 November 2014, London Centre for Nanotechnology, UK.

Jürgen Elvert participated as co-organizer in a board meeting related to an exhibition project on 'Europe and the Sea', 4 November, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard co-organised the Science Fair for the Young Academy Science Club, 3 November 2014, Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Karen ní Mheallaigh is the author of the book: Reading Fiction with Lucian: Fakes, Freaks and Hyperreality. Cambridge University Press, November 2014. Read an abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson published the article 'The use of pharmacotherapy for male patients with urgency and stress incontinence in: Curr Opin Urol. November 2014;24(6):571-7. Read the abstract here

Jessica Shadian gave the paper 'Community-based Monitoring and Regional Arctic Governance – shall the twain ever meet?' on the panel: 'Security of the Arctic' at the Arctic Circle Conference 30 Oct -2 Nov, Reykjavik, Iceland.

Jürgen Elvert is the co-editor of the book: Encore ces chers voisins: Le Benelux, l'Allemagne et la France aux XIXe et XXe siècles. Franz Steiner Verlag, November 2014.  Read an abstract here (only in French and German).

Jessica Shadian participated in the workshop 'Arctic Coast Guard Forum: Maritime Collaboration for a Changing Region' held by the Munk-Gordon Arctic Security Program, a partnership of the Munk School of Global Affairs and the Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation, and the Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies, 29 Oct 2014, Toronto, Canada.

Joseph Scarpaci published the article 'Material and cultural consumption in Cuba: Reference groups for the new millennium in: Journal of Cultural Geography Vol. 31 No. 3 (Fall), 357-259.

Jessica Shadian gave a presentation at The Transatlantic Science Week 'The Arctic: Societies, Sustainability, and Safety' in the session ‘Arctic Safety and Cross Border Knowledge Needs’, 26-29 Oct 2014, Toronto, Canada.

Alexander Panayotov is the author of 'Jews and Jewish Communities in the Balkans and the Aegean until the Twelfth Century: A Survey’ (pp. 54-76) published in: Aitken, J. and Carelton-Paget, J. (eds): The Judaeo-Greek Tradition in Antiquity and Byzantium.Cambridge University Press 2014.

Georg Sørensen gave the talk 'World Order 2014' on 28 October 2014, Favrskov Gymnasium, Denmark.

Anja Kamp gave the AIAS Fellows' Seminar talk ‘Diatoms: Photosynthetic protists can survive without light and oxygen’, 27 October 2014, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.


Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen gave the talk 'Strong coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas in a harmonic potential', 23 October 2014, University of Cambridge, UK.

Consuelo Manetta  published two book chapters  'Il cosiddetto sepolcro a tempietto'; 'Il cosiddetto sepolcro di Pompeo' in: De Angelis, D. (editor), Albano Laziale. Guida al circuito archeologico monumentale, Albano Laziale 2017. ISBN 978-88-90938-93-1.

Karl-Erik Andersson published the article 'Potential of stem cell treatment in detrusor dysfunction' in Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 23 October 2014. [Epub ahead of print]

Amy Iler attended the Scandinavian Pollination Ecology Annual meeting, 23-26 October 2014, Tovetorp, Sweden.

Karl-Erik Andersson is the co-author of the article 'Chronic bladder ischemia and oxidative stress: New pharmacotherapeutic targets for lower urinary tract symptoms.' In Int J Urol. 22 October 2014. [Epub ahead of print]

Jan Alber gave a lecture entitled 'How to Analyse a Cinematic Narrative: Concepts of Film Narratology', 22 October 2014, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Karl-Erik Andersson attended the Annual Meeting of the International Continence Society and gave a  lecture on 'Bladder Control: Alternative Pharmacological Targets'. He was also awarded with the ICS 'Lifetime Achievement Award', 20-24 October 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Read more about the award here.

Karl-Erik Andersson is the co-author of the article 'Protective effect of tadalafil on the functional and structural changes of the rat ventral prostate caused by chronic pelvic ischemia' in: Prostate. 18 October 2014. [Epub ahead of print]

Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen gave the presentation entitled 'Strong coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas in a harmonic potential', 16 October 2014, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

Jessica Shadian participated in a Munk-Gordon Arctic Speaker Series on 'Canada and the Arctic Council', 15 October 2014, Munk School of Global Affairs, Toronto, Canada.

Georg Sørensen participated in the European Research Council, Panel SH2, meeting 14 -17 October 2014, Brussels, Belgium.

Anja Kamp, together with Peter Stief, is hosting the Frontiers Research Topic 'Eukaryotic Microbes Store Nitrate for “Breathing” in Anoxia' in: Frontiers of Microbiology, section Aquatic Microbiology, October 2014. Read more here.

Morten Kyndrup gave the keynote speech '"Og?” Kunsten og det offentlige rum" at ”Kunst, sted og mennesker”, 8 October 2014 at the Danish Arts Foundation conference on art in public spaces, Vejle, Denmark.

David Petrosyan gave the invited talk 'Long-range binding potentials and robust quantum gate between microwave-driven Rydberg atoms' at the Second International Workshop on Ultracold Rydberg Physics, 7 October 2014, Recife, Brazil.

Lotte Philipsen co-edited with Jacob Lund The Nordic Journal of Aesthetics no. 47, 2014.

Cheryl Mattingly is the author of the book Moral Laboratories: Family Peril and the Struggle for a Good Life, 3 October 2014. Read the abstract here.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard published the editorial ‘You need to see this: Pushing the boundaries of scientific visualization’ in: Biozoom Vol 3, 2014. Read the editorial here.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard edited the journal Biozoom Vol 3, 2014 on Scientific Visualization. See the volume here.

Lotte Philipsen visited the London Design Festival special weekend on Digital Design and the exhibition 'Disobedient Objects' at Victoria & Albert Museum, 19-21 September 2014, London, UK.

David Petrosyan published in collaboration with Klaus Mølmer the article 'Binding Potentials and Interaction Gates between Microwave-Dressed Rydberg Atoms' in: Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 123003, September 2014. Read an abstract here.

Rane Willerslev attended the hunter-gatherer conference ‘Chase and Game- Hunting and gathering in transition’, 18-21 September 2014, Völkerkundermuseum Universität Zürich, Ballenberg, Switzerland. 

Lotte Philipsen published the article 'Politisk samtidskunst som i… – Samtidskunstens forskellige politiske dimensioner' in: Passepartout – skrifter for Kunsthistorie (pp. 114-141), Vol. 19, issue 35, 2014.

Toke Thomas Høye co-published the article 'Phenological mismatch with abiotic conditions - implications for flowering in Arctic plants' in: Ecology, September 2014. Read the abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson published the article 'Words of wisdom. Re: Tissue engineering of the bladder: reality or myth? A systematic review'. In: Eur Urol. September 2014;66(3):593 Read the abstract here

Rane Willerslev participated in the education collaboration ‘Arctic network’, visiting University of Reykjavik, Iceland and University of Greenland, Nuuk, Greenland, 7-12 September 2014.

Lotte Philipsen attended the Ars Electronica Festival,  4-7 September 2014, Linz, Austria.

Karl-Erik Andersson participated in the 70th Annual meeting of the Swiss Society of Urology: 'New aspects in physiology of the lower urinary tract' on 3-5 September 2014, Montreux, Switzerland.

Rane Willerslev participated in the Malinowski workshop in the Malinowski house, 2-6 September, org. by Bergen University, the Italian Alps, Italy.

Karl-Erik Andersson participated in the conference 'Effects of chronic pelvic ischemia on bladder function', Department of Urology, University of Zürich, UniversitätsSpital Zürich, 2 September 2014, Zurich, Switzerland.

Rane Willerslev attended the experimental conference ‘The Comedy of Things’, 24-28 August 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Karl-Erik Andersson participated in the Scandinavian Physiological Society's Annual meeting: 'Effects of chronic Pelvic ischemia on bladder function', 22-24 August 2014, Stockholm, Sweden.

Georg Sørensen held the keynote address 'Rethinking world order' at the annual Aarhus Seminar for candidates, 22 August 2014, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Toke Thomas Høye went on a field trip to southwest Greenland. Purpose: baseline assessment of insect community structure along vegetation and climate gradients, 19-26 august 2014, Narsarsuaq, Greenland. See the landscape.

Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen presented the poster 'Strong-coupling ansatz for the one-dimensional Fermi gas' at the conference Quantum Critical Matter - From Atoms to Bulk, 19-23 August 2014, Obergurgl, Austria.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard gave the talk 'Visual communication of scientific data: How to use graphic design', at the INASCON conference, 11 August 2014, Brogaarden, Denmark.

Rane Willerslev went on anthropological fieldwork 1 Jul-15 Aug 2014 in Kamchatka, Russia.

Spring 2014

Cheryl Mattingly published the article ‘Love’s Imperfection: Moral becoming, friendship and family life’  in Suomen Antropologi • Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society, Vol. 39 N0. 1, 2014

Jesper Fredenslund Levinsen co-published the article 'Efimov Trimers under Strong Confinement' in Physical Review X, Phys. Rev. X 4, 031020, 31 July 2014. Read the abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson participated in 'Regenerative Pharmacology or The Pharmacology of Regenerative Medicine', Regenerative Medicine Essentials Course on 21-25 July 2014, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem. 

Rikke Kjærgaard gave a talk at the 'Electronic Visualisation and the Arts' conference, 10 July 2014, London, UK.

Rikke Kjærgaard published 'Proceedings to the Electronic Visualisation and the Arts' with Ebbe Sloth Andersen (iNANO) on 10 July 2014. Read the abstract here. 

Steen Hannestad co-published the article 'Chaotic flavor evolution in an interacting neutrino gas' in Physical Review X, Phys. Rev. D 90, 025009, 7 July 2014. Read the abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson published the article 'The many faces of impaired bladder emptying'. In: Curr Opin Urol. July 2014;24(4):363-9. Read the abstract here.

Cheryl Mattingly published the article 'Moral deliberation and the agentive self in Laidlaw’s ethics' in: HAU, Journal of Ethnographic Theory, Vol. 4, Issue 1, Summer 2014. See abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson is the co-author of the article 'Pharmacological treatment of chronic pelvic ischemia'. In: Ther Adv Urol. June 2014;6(3):105-14. Read the abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson gave two presentations: 'The origins of urgency: targets for effective treatment' and 'Do biomarkers play a role in OAB?' on June 26-28 at the ALLURA meeting in Galway, Ireland.

Jesper Levinsen organised in collaboration with Georg Bruun the conference 'Cold Atoms and Beyond', 25-27 June, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark. Read about the conference here.

Georg Sørensen participated as SH panel member in the European Research Council meeting 23-25 June 2014, Brussels, Belgium. 

Karl-Erik Andersson gave the presentation 'Chronic Pelvic Ischemia: Contribution to the Pathogenesis of LUTS – New Target for Pharmacological Treatment?' 19 June at Division of Bioengineering, Nihon University School of Engineering, Koriyama, Japan.

Annette Bohn coauthored the poster 'Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future in Children with Anxiety Disorders' at the conference 'Comparative Perspectives on Autobiographical Memory: What Human and Non-human Animals Remember About Their Past', CON AMORE, 18-19 June, Aarhus, Denmark.

Annette Bohn was one of the organizers of the conference 'Comparative Perspectives on Autobiographical Memory: What Human and Non-human Animals Remember About Their Past' held by the Center on Autobiographical Memory Research (CON AMORE), 18-19 June, Aarhus, Denmark.

Georg Sørensen presented the invited paper 'No End in Sight: A Liberal World Order in Crisis' at the Annual Meeting of the British International Studies Association (BISA) in Dublin, Ireland.

Karl-Erik Andersson is the co-author of the article 'Urothelial mucosal signaling and the overactive bladder-ICI-RS 2013. In: Neurourol Urodyn. June 2014;33(5):597-601. Read the abstract here.

Georg Sørensen participated as a board member in the 13 June Board meeting of the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Norway.

Steen Hannestad co-published the article 'Light sterile neutrinos after BICEP-2' in: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Vol. 2014, June 2014. Read the abstract here.

Cheryl Mattingly published the review article 'Moral Assemblages, Heroin Addicts, and Ethical Becoming' in Current Anthropology Volume 55, Number 3, June 2014.

Bent Jesper Christensen delivered the invited paper 'Medium Band Least Squares Estimation of Fractional Cointegration in the Presence of Low-Frequency Contamination' on June 12 at the conference on 'Recent Developments in Financial Econometrics and Empirical Finance' and was elected an External Fellow at the Centre for Financial Econometrics, University of Essex, the UK.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard was a judge at the 'Science as Art' competition on 12 June at iNANO, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Ted Kaizer published the paper 'Euhemerism and religious life in the Roman Near East', in T. Gnoli and F. Muccioli (eds.), Divinizzazione, culto del sovrano e apoteosi. Tra Antichità e Medioevo (Bologna: Bononia University Press, 2014), p.295-306.

Karl-Erik Andersson gave the lecture 'Use of b–Adrenoceptor Agonists for the Treatment of Overactive Bladder' at NFOG, the 39th Nordic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 10-12 June, Stockholm, Sweden.

Steen Hannestad gave the paper 'Neutrino physics and precision cosmology' at the workshop 'Cosmological frontiers in fundamental physics' 10 June at APC, Paris, France.

Karl-Erik Andersson gave the lecture 'Bladder and Sexual Dysfunction in Parkinsonian Disorders - Mechanisms and Targets for Treatment' at MDS, the 18th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, 8-12 June, Stockholm, Sweden.

Karl-Erik Andersson is the co-author of the article 'Urothelial mucosal signaling and the overactive bladder-ICI-RS 2013'. In: Neurourol Urodyn. June 2014;33(5):597-601. Read the abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson is the co-author of the article 'Is there a peripheral site of action contributing to the voiding effects of ?2-adrenoceptor agonists and antagonists?' In: World J Urol. 7 June 2014. [Epub ahead of print]


Steen Hannestad gave the talk ' Neutrinos' at the annual meeting of Instituto de Astrofisica on 'Fundamental Cosmology', 6 June, Spain.

Lotte Philipsen gave the talk 'Para-textual aesthetics in contemporary art' at the annual conference of the Nordic Society of Aesthetics, 5-7 June in Helsinki, Finland.

Morten Kyndrup gave the keynote presentation 'Modernism and Aesthetic Experience. Art, Aesthetics and the role of Modernism' at the conference 'Art, the Aesthetic and Aesthetic Experience', 5-7 June Helsinki, Finland.

Cheryl Mattingly organized the conference 'Moral Engines: Exploring the moral drives in human life' and gave the talk 'The Flight of the Blue Balloons: Narrativity, Possibility and the Good Life', 4-6 June, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark. Read about the conference here.

Rane Willerslev gave the paper 'Sharing and its shadow: social collapse among the Ik of northern Uganda' at the workshop 'Egalitarianism', 2-3 June, Bergen university, Norway.

Ted Kaizer chaired a session at the conference 'Grouping Together in Lived Ancient Religion' held on 2 June at the Royal Academy of Sciences and Letters, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Steen Hannestad gave the talk ' Neutrinos and cosmology - a love story' at the 'Enqfest - 30 years of cosmoloy', 30 May, University of Helsinki, Finland. 

Ted Kaizer co-hosted a one-day workshop 'Palmyrene portraiture' in collaboration with Professor Rubina Raja, on 28 May, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies.

David Petrosyan gave the talk 'High-fidelity quantum gates with Rydberg superatoms' at the Quantum 2014 Workshop on Advances in Foundations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information with atoms and photons, 27 May, Turin, Italy.

Jesper Levinsen gave the talk 'Universal bound states in confined geometries', 23 May, at Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France.

Cheryl Mattingly delivered the plenary speech 'Trust, Family Peril and the Good Life: A Narrative Perspective', 22-24 May, at The MatchPoints Seminar, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Annette Bohn coauthored the poster 'The fading affect bias as a panculturally used emotion regulation phenomenon' presented at the 26th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, 22-25 May, San Francisco, USA.

Rane Willerslev gave the invited panel paper 'Tapped into Cultre’ at ‘Body and the Religious’ Symposium, 19-21 May 2014, Université de Toulouse, France.

Niels Peter Revsbech is co-author of the article 'Electrophoretic sensitivity control applied on microscale NOx?biosensors with different membrane permeabilities' published in: Sensors and Actuators B 202 (2014), 307-313.

Steen Hannestad co-authored the article 'Dark energy properties from large future galaxy surveys' in: Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 1405, 021, May 2024. See abstract here.

Karl-Erik Andersson participated in the Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association and gave four lectures: 'New Approaches Assessing Bladder Function' (The Science of Female Health Program), 'Cystometry in Rodents and Man – A Comparison' (Society for Basic Urological Research), 'Progression of Voiding Dysfunction' (Geriatric Urological Society) and the plenary session 'The Ramon Guiteras Lecture: New Developments in the Pharmacological Treatment of the Overactive Bladder, 16-21 May, Orlando, USA.

Toke Thomas Høye edited a special issue of the journal Current Zoology, which includes his editorial 'Reducing uncertainty in species’ responses to climate change' (Read the editorial here) and his original article 'Phenology of high-arctic butterflies and their floral resources: Species-specific responses to climate change' (Read the article here)

Georg Sørensen gave the lecture 'World Order 2014' at the conference on 'New World Order and Changing Relations of Power' on 12 May, University of Southern Denmark. 

Toke Thomas Høye gave the talk 'Arctic biodiversity and climate change – long and short term effects on flora and fauna in Greenland' 6 May at the Arctic Seminar Series, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.

Niels Peter Revsbech gave the keynote speech entitled 'Oxygen, respiration and photosynthesis in the OMZ' at the 46th international Liege colloquium: 'Low oxygen environments in marine, estuarine and fresh waters', 5-9 May 2014, Liege, Belgium.

Marie Braad Lund gave the talk 'Genome evolution of vertically transmitted, extracellular symbionts of earthworms' on 3-4 May  at the 4th annual Yosemite Symbiosis Workshop, Wawona, Yosemite National Park, California, USA.

Rane Willerslev gave the keynote talk 'Is there a Place for Faith in Anthropology?' at the 'Yearly Conference of Norwegian Anthropology', 2 May, Bergen University, Norway.

Toke Thomas Høye held the international workshop 'Arctic Ecosystems and Climate Change', 29 – 30 April at Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.

Steen Hannestad published the book chapter 'Moderne kosmologi – Verdenshistorien bind 0’ in: 25 SØFORKLARINGER – Naturvidenskabelige fortællinger fra Søauditorierne, ed. by Carsten Rabæk Kjaer, Aarhus University Press, 28 April 2014.

Georg Sørensen participated as Chairman of the Board in the Copenhagen meeting of The Danish Council for Development Policy, 28 April, Denmark.

Ted Kaizer organised the colloquium on ‘The Near East between Seleucids, Parthians and Romans’, 25 April, at University of Durham, UK.

Morten Kyndrup gave the keynote talk 'Art, Aesthetics, Modernism: Modernism after la condition postmoderne' at the conference 'Reassessing Modernism in the 21st Century' 24-25 April, at ARoS Denmark.

Steen Hannestad gave the lecture ’Neutrino physics and cosmology’ at the 561. Wilhelm und Else Heraeus-Seminar on ‘Massive Neutrinos’, 22 – 25 April 2014, Physikzentrum Bad Honnef, Germany.

Lotte Philipsen gave the talk 'The Art of Para-Functionality’ at the Artifacts Function conference, 15-16 April, Münster, Germany.

Jesper Levinsen gave the talk 'Strong atom-dimer attraction in a Fermi-Fermi mixture', 14-18 April, at the workshop 'Universality in few-body systems: Theoretical challenges 
and new directions' at Institute for Nuclear Theory, University of Washington, USA.

Karl-Erik Andersson participated in the 29th Annual European Association Of Urology Congress, giving the lectures 'The Brain and the Bladder: Physiology' and 'The origins of urgency: targets for effective treatment', 11-15 April 2014, Stockholm, Sweden.

Georg Sørensen participated as member of the Board in the Oslo Board meeting of The Peace Research Institute of Oslo (PRIO), 4 April, Norway.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard gave the talk 'Molecular animation: Challenges in protein dynamics' on 31 March, Copenhagen Biocenter, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

David Petrosyan gave a Guest seminar on 'Correlations of Rydberg excitations in optically driven atomic ensembles', 30 March, at the Department of Chemical Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel.

Marie Braad Lund published the paper 'The earthworm—Verminephrobacter symbiosis: an emerging experimental system to study extracellular symbiosis' in: Frontiers in Microbiology. Early on-line 1–7. Read the abstract.

David Petrosyan gave the talk 'High-fidelity quantum gates with Rydberg superatoms: How to count atoms in mesoscopic ensembles' on 27 March at the 2014 COST meeting on Fundamental Problems in Quantum Physics, Rehovot, Israel.

Georg Sørensen presented 'An evaluator’s experience' at the course on 'The Successful ERC Applicant' organised by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science, 27 March, Aarhus, Denmark.

Morten Kyndrup published the review ''Ingenting og noget rod'' ? Pablo Llambias går planken ud' in: Litteraturmagasinet Standart, Vol. 28, No. 1, Aarhus 2014.

Steen Hannestad gave the lecture 'Primordial gravitational waves and the BICEP-2 measurements' on 26 March at the SAC Seminar, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Toke Thomas Høye gave an interview on the TV2 news broadcast about the role of climate changes for the early spring this year, 25 March, TV2, Denmark.

Steen Hannestad co-authored the article 'Current and future constraints on neutrino physics from cosmology' in: Journal of Physics Conference Series 485 (2014). See abstract here.

David Petrosyan received the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award of the Humboldt Foundation at the 42nd Symposium for Research Award Winners of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation on 20-22 March, Bamberg, Germany.

Steen Hannestad gave an interview on 20 March at the Danish Radio Broadcast P1 commenting on the groundbreaking scientific results by Harvard scientists who have found the first direct evidence of cosmic inflation, the immediate after-effects of the Big Bang 14 billion years ago. Hear the interview in Danish at 01:31:00 (whole programme is 02:55:00).

Marie Braad Lund participated in the 'Symbiomics Marie Curie network meeting', 19-21 March, Valencia, Spain.

Lotte Philipsen participated in the conference 'What Images Do' at the Royal Danish Academy of Arts, 19-21 March 2014, Denmark.

Ted Kaizer visited the Rijksmuseum van Oudheden to see the exhibition on ‘Petra, Wonder in the Desert’ on 12 March, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Jesper Levinsen presented the poster 'Attractive atom-dimer interaction in a mass-imbalanced Fermi-Fermi mixture' at 'Emergence 2014: Shedding Light on Emergent Quantum Phenomena', 10-12 March, Heidelberg, Germany.

Cheryl Mattingly published the article ‘The Moral Perils of a Superstrong Black Mother’ in: Ethos,Special Issue: Moral Experience, Vol. 42, Issue 1, pp.119–138, March 2014

Toke Thomas Høye participated 11 March in the Danish broadcast on TV2 Østjylland ‘IQ - Iskold Forskning’, based on contributions from researchers at the Arctic Research Centre. See the broadcast.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard participated virtually in the 'VIZBI conference' 5-7 March, from Heidelberg, Germany.

Jesper Levinsen gave the talk 'Efimov trimers under strong confinement' at the March Meeting of the American Physical Society, 3 -7 March, Denver, Colorado, US.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard participated in the Young Academy's monthly meeting on 27 February 2014 at the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Georg Sørensen visited Kenya and Somaliland as head of the Council for Development Policy, surveying projects and meeting with policymakers. The Council provides strategic advice for and dialogue with the Danish Minister for Development Cooperation. 23 Feb - 1 March.

Rane Willerslev is co-author of the book chapter 'Our Favorite Film Shocks' in: Experimental Film and Anthropology. ed. Arnd Schneider: Caterina Pasqualino. Berg Publishers, 2014.

Lotte Philipsen has published the article 'Who’s Afraid of Audience? Digital and Post-Digital Perspectives on Aesthetics' in A Peer-reviewed Journal About, vol. 3,1. Full text here.

Karl-Erik Andersson gave the presentation 'Pharmacological Treatment of Chronic Pelvic Ischemia' at SUFU (The Society for Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction) at the Winter Meeting, 25 Feb - 1 Mar, Miami, FL, US.

David Petrosyan gave the talk 'Correlations of Rydberg excitations in resonantly-driven dissipative atomic ensembles' at the External group seminar on theoretical quantum optics, on 25 February, Imst, Austria.

Toke Thomas Høye gave the speech 'Phenological responses to a warmer Arctic - trends, drivers and trophic interactions' on 24 February at Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Lancaster, UK.

David Petrosyan gave the talk 'Few- and many-body physics with Rydberg atoms' on 21 Feb. at the Cold atom meeting of the Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard gave the AIAS Fellows' Seminar talk 'Designing molecules – 3D science animation as data visualization', 17 February, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark.

Jesper Levinsen published the article 'Observation of a Strong Atom-Dimer Attraction in a Mass-Imbalanced Fermi-Fermi Mixture' in Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 075302 (2014). Read the abstract here.

Annette Bohn co-authored the article 'A Pancultural Perspective on the Fading Affect Bias in Autobiographical Memory' published in Memory Feb 14. Epub 2014 Feb 14.

Bent Jesper Christensen was elected an External Fellow at the Centre for Financial Econometrics, a new Centre shared between the Department of Economics at University of Essex, and Essex Business School, UK.

Karl-Erik Andersson gave the lecture 'Treatment of Ischemia - related Bladder Overactivity' on 7 February 2014 at Centre of Medical Research, Department of Experimental Biology, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Portugal.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard participated in the conference 'Visualized' on 6-7 February in the Times Center Manhattan, New York, USA.  

Ted Kaizer gave the paper 'Religion, language and topography at Palmyra' within the theme: Syria in Antiquity in the seminar series of the Institute of Classical Studies on 6 February 2014, London, UK.

Georg Sørensen published the book chapter 'Globalization and the nation-state' in Comparative Politics. Third Edition, Oxford University Press, UK, 2014.

Bent Jesper Christensen gave the talk 'A Memorial Tribute to the Life and Work of Dale T. Mortensen', on 31 January, Northwestern University, USA.

Lotte Philipsen participated in the 2014 Transmediale Festival in Berlin as part of the panel on 'Post-digital Research', and contributed to the Post-digital Research Newspaper with the article 'Do NOT Return to Sender: Why Post-Digital Research should Distinguish between Artist, Critics, and Audience', 29 Jan - 2 Feb 2014, Berlin, Germany.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard gave the Young Academy PEP-talk 'Molekylær Hollywood: Videnskab I 3D', 22 January, AIAS, Denmark.

Steen Hannestad co-authored the article 'How secret interactions can reconcile sterile neutrinos with cosmology in: Phys.Rev.Lett. 112, 031802, 22 January 2014. See abstract here.

Rane Willerslev went on a field trip to Uganda on 15 January – 15 February 2014 to study the Ik, an indigenous population of hunters and subsistence agriculturalists, living in the mountains of Karamoja in Uganda near the borders to Sudan and Kenya.

Annette Bohn gave the talk 'Change and consistency across time: a longitudinal study of life story development' at the Neurex Workshop 'The self: from autobiographical memories to the life story. Theory and psychopathology'on 12-14 January 2014, University Hospital of Strasbourg, France.

Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard participated in the Young Academy's monthly meeting, 8 January, at the Royal Danish Academy of sciences and Letters, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Steen Hannestad published the paper 'Neutrino physics from Cosmology', Proceedings of Science EPS-HEP2013 (2014) 519.