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If you have a new, ongoing or already finished project or simply want to highlight your current research then please get in touch with a member of the EDMA’s support team who will be more than happy to add you to the research news page without cost. A simple image with up to 1000 words about your project or research is all that is required to grant you instant visibility to our regular readers. For information about a more detailed profile in The Repository please simply ask upon submission of your news story.

GUNi Launch 7th Higher Education in the World Report

Launch and presentation of the 7th Higher Education in the World Report “Humanities and Higher Education: Synergies between Science, Technology and Humanities” • The 7th Higher Education in the World Report (HEIW7) “Humanities and Higher Education: Synergies between Science, Technology and Humanities” was presented on December 10th 2019 in Barcelona in an open event at…

TRACK & KNOW Project

Big Data for Mobility Tracking Knowledge Extraction in Urban Areas As Track&Know enters the final year of research and development, we look back over 2019 at what we have achieved. One of the major objectives of the Track&Know project is to integrate online data streams, heterogeneous, contextual and archival data on one big data platform.…

Accelerating rehab through virtual reality gaming

4th March 2020 The EU-funded H2020 PRIME-VR2 3-year project aims to develop a state-of-art digital environment for VR rehabilitation at home and in clinic through a virtual gaming space that will provide effective therapy and friendly competition. It will be a significant innovation for people with neuromotor disability such as stroke and cerebral palsy; and…

Tangaroa ship campaign: Chatam rise, March 15th-April 6th 2020

Photo: Dave Allen R/V Tangaroa Tangaroa ship campaign: Chatam rise March 15th-April 6th 2020 The emissions studies that have taken place in the past using this set-up can suffer from bias due to the presence of local contaminants (both in the atmosphere and sea) and may not be generalized to the global oceans. Here, we…

TONGA ship campaign November 2019

TONGA ship campaign November 2019 Emission studies on board the R/V Atalante, Tonga islands Emission studies will be performed in order to characterize nascent sea spray properties and new particle formation events during the Tonga project (https://twitter.com/tongaproject). The specific goals related to Sea2Cloud are: to document the sea spray properties emitted from a subtropical area…

SELIS Project

SELIS R&D Project Paves the Way for European Logistics Collaboration SELIS (the Shared European Logistics Intelligent Information Space) is a €17 million flagship European Commission-funded research project and part of the EC’s €77 billion Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. The SELIS project will be brought to a successful close this month after three years…

Peer counselling at eye level

Because they know how it is: Peer counselling at the eye level in the Palatinate region The Federal Participation Act of 23rd December 2016 changed on 1st January 2017 con-cerning the performance right of the social code IX and described with its changes, a fundamental paradigm shift in the right to rehabilitation and participation of…

Labs Explorer and Science Explainers now working in association with The EDMA

Labs Explorer and Science Explainers now working in association with The EDMA The EDMA are delighted and extremely excited to announce that we are now working in association with both Labs Explorer (@LabsExplorer) and their service Science Explainers (@SciExplainers). In addition to being able to bring many more benefits to our clients across multiple cutting-edge…

DLEDA Project First Workshop

On October 15, 2018 the first workshop for the “Do Legislatures enhance democracy in Africa?” project took place in Lome, Togo. Eminent researchers from Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Gabon, Germany, Tanzania, Togo and Zimbabwe, met in the Togolese capital to mark the ground for the research project “Do legislatures enhance democracy in Africa?”. This project led…

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The promotion of resilience as a communication challenge

People succeeding in acting adaptively and proactively even in crisis situations, under extreme stress or unfavorable conditions have considerably higher chances to sustainably stay healthy. To successfully handle every-day stressors, chronic stress such as diseases but also critical and traumatizing events in life and to be able to adapt to changing environmental conditions despite a…

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Ward Equivalent Treatment – Pfalzklinikum

Mental health in Germany: A focus on ward-equivalent treatment Laura Kirschbacher, Corporate Communications Manager at Pfalzklinikum AdöR talks about ward-equivalent treatment (WeT), a special kind of hometreatment, where a multi-professional team visits the patients at home. She accompanied WeT social worker Linda Seez to find out more Ward-equivalent treatment (WeT) is a complex psychiatric psychotherapeutic…

NANOCHEMBIOVISION Project

The NanoChemBioVision project is being co-ordinated at The University of Southampton with an ERC grant lasting until 2020. It has been developing a generic and simple optic ultra-high resolution technology based on a super-oscillatory modulation of light coupled with wavelength mixing to provide optical information at <100 nm levels. This will be used for new…

AORAC-SA Project

Funded through Horizon 2020, co-ordinated by the Marine Institute in Galway Ireland and now in its 4th year, the AORAC-SA project (Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance Coordination and Support Action) was set up in order to provide scientific, logistical and technical support to the European Commission in developing and implementing trans-Atlantic marine research cooperation between the…

MYCOSYNVAC Project

The MycoSynVac project is a 5 year research programme funded through Horizon 2020 and co-ordinated at the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) in Spain. Now entering its 4th year it has been looking at Mycoplasmas and the infections caused by them in the livestock industry. Their inherent resistance to common antibiotics, due to the lack…

META STRESS Project

With just under 2 years left of a 5 year project, META-STRESS, which is co-ordinated at the University of Helsinki, has been studying the large metapopulation of the Glanville fritillary Butterfly in order to test how organisms cope with environmental stress and the eco-evolutionary consequences. The potential results of the project could prove ground-breaking in…