At the Biozentrum of the University of Basel two new professors have been appointed: Professor Knut Drescher as Associate Professor of Microbiology and Biophysics, and Professor Anissa Kempf as Assistant Professor of Neurobiology. Furthermore, the University Council has promoted five lecturers and appointed three adjunct professors.
Noise is not the same as noise – and even a quiet environment does not have the same effect as white noise. With a background of continuous white noise, hearing pure sounds becomes even more precise, as researchers from the University of Basel have shown in a study in Cell Reports. Their findings could be applied to the further development of cochlear implants.
Drei Wissenschaftler der Universität Basel haben sich erfolgreich um einen Starting Grant des Europäischen Forschungsrats (ERC) beworben: Der Biomediziner Dr. Nicola Aceto, der Mathematiker Prof. Gianluca Crippa und der Physiker Prof. Philipp Treutlein erhalten in den kommenden fünf Jahren Fördermittel von bis zu 1,7 Millionen Euro.Three researchers from the University of Basel have successfully applied for a starting grant of the European Research Council (ERC): Biomedical specialist Dr. Nicola Aceto, mathematician Professor Gianluca Crippa and physicist Professor Philipp Treutlein will receive funding of up to 1.7 million Euros over the next five years.