A research team featuring Dr hab. Łukasz Michalczyk from the JU Faculty of Biology is investigating the impact of temperature on insects on the case of red flour beetle, a small worldwide pest of stored products, particularly food grains and their derivatives. The unsettling results of their research were published last week in Nature Communications.więcej o Climate changes affect insect reproduction, says JU scientist
On 19 November 2018, the Jagiellonian University was visited by a delegation from the Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP), led by the institution's Chancellor His Royal Highness Crown Prince of Perlis, Malaysia, Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail.więcej o Crown Prince of Perlis visits the Jagiellonian University
On 19 November, the Jagiellonian University began hosting a two-day meeting of the Executive Board of the Coimbra Group, an association of the oldest and most prestigious European higher education institutions. The aim of the meeting is to discuss the details of the upcoming General Assembly and Annual Conference, the network’s two most important events, which will be held in Kraków next year.więcej o Meeting of Coimbra Group Executive Board
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has formed an academic cooperation agreement with the Jagiellonian University. The collaboration will comprise student and faculty exchange as well as joint research enterprise in the area of basic, translational and clinical research in order to advance the development of cancer therapies to benefit patients worldwide.więcej o Roswell Park establishes partnership with the Jagiellonian University
In the past, it was almost impossible to identify an anonymous author of a book. However, as we delve deeper into the branch of knowledge known as stylometry, we become capable of distinguishing writers by analysing certain traits of their works, such as frequency and patterns of words they use. We asked Jagiellonian University researchers, Dr Michał Choiński and Dr Jan Rybicki from the Institute of English Studies, to tell us more about this ‘mathematical intrusion’ into the world of language.więcej o What is stylometry?
On 9 November, Ambassador of Thailand to Poland Sansanee Sahussarungsi visited the Jagiellonian University. She was received in Collegium Novum by JU Rector Prof. Wojciech Nowak and JU Rector’s Proxy for Internationalisation Prof. Adam Jelonek.więcej o Ambassador of Thailand visits the Jagiellonian University
25th October 2018 will be remembered as an important day not only for the National Synchrotron Radiation Centre SOLARIS, but also the entire Polish academic community. The Ministry of Science and Higher Education has officially announced its decision to fund a unique state-of-the-art cryogenic electron microscope (Cryo-EM) and establish the National Centre for Cryogenic Electron Microscopy at the JU synchrotron.więcej o Revolutionary technology in the SOLARIS Synchrotron