Inside and outside leaves

By |2023-03-30T15:18:36+02:00February 20th, 2023|

Inside and outside leaves February 16, 2023 Watch Lunch Pitch Video Pitch 1: Stefan Jansson: How green is an aspen leaf? Professor at Department of Plant Physiology, Umeå University.  The leaves of an individual aspen starts degrading its chlorophyll almost the same date every year, [...]

Complex traits and eternal life

By |2023-03-30T16:35:37+02:00October 30th, 2022|

Complex traits and eternal life October 11, 2022 Watch Lunch Pitch Video Pitch 1: Sara Westman: Unravel the genetics of complex traits Doctoral Student at Department of Plant Physiology, Umeå University.  Some things in life are simple, while most are not. The same holds true for [...]

Networks like curves and going beyond probabilities

By |2023-03-30T16:34:16+02:00September 30th, 2022|

Networks like curves and going beyond probabilities September 13, 2022 Watch Lunch Pitch Video Pitch 1: Klara Stokes: How is a network like a curve? Associate professor at Department of Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, Umeå University.  Graphs are combinatorial models of networks. Networks arise everywhere – [...]

Lunch Pitch with Sara Westman and Hugo Harlin

By |2022-10-10T13:53:01+02:00September 27th, 2022|

  Lunch Pitches with Sara Westman and Hugo Harlin To encourage cross pollination of ideas between researchers from different disciplines, IceLab hosts interdisciplinary research lunches with the vision of allowing ideas to meet and mate. During the Lunch Pitch Season, the creative lunches take place at KBC on a Tuesday.   Place: KBC Storahörsalen Time: Tuesday [...]

Lighting up life, feeding mathematicians and plants in pain

By |2022-06-29T15:50:26+02:00June 29th, 2022|

Lighting up life, feeding mathematicians and plants in pain June 14, 2022 Watch Lunch Pitch Video Pitch 1: Nicolò Maccaferri: Light as a probe to understand life Assistant professor at Department of Physics, Umeå University.  Biomolecules ‘speak and understand’ the natural language of biological processes as [...]

Symmetries and Optimization

By |2022-05-17T15:02:24+02:00May 17th, 2022|

Symmetries in math biology and Optimization May 17, 2022 Watch Lunch Pitch Video First Pitcher: Fredrik Ohlsson, Associate professor at Department of Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, Umeå University Not just a pretty face: Symmetries in mathematical biology Symmetries are an important and ubiquitous concept in [...]

IceLab Relaunches Lunch Pitches

By |2022-02-22T09:53:43+01:00February 22nd, 2022|

IceLab relaunches the Lunch Pitches starting March 1st 2022 after a two year gap IceLab relaunches the Lunch Pitches March 1st with two pitches from Merve Yesilbas and Signe Lundqvist on Mars and Motion. The Integrated Science Lab (IceLab) launched the Lunch Pitches in 2015, with the aim [...]

Lunch Pitch: Plants sticking together and Algae fighting climate change

By |2020-03-09T20:36:43+01:00March 9th, 2020|

Plants sticking together and algae fighting climate change with Stéphane Verger and Christiane Funk February 4, 2020 Watch Lunch Pitch Video First Pitcher: Stéphane Verger, Assistant Professor at Umeå Plant Science Center, SLU. How do Plants Achieve Multicellularity? Most of the plants that we see [...]

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