2012.09.28 | Environment, climate and energy, Public/media, Research news

Researchers at AU Herning examine the positive societal impacts of oil exploration in the Arctic

Research on the vulnerable Arctic environment and on the extraction of raw materials is a priority on the political agenda. With a point of departure in these topics, Professor Michael Goodsite asks: What are the positive societal impacts of oil exploration and how can these positive impacts be achieved equitably and sustainably without risking…

2012.09.26 | Lecture / talk, Staff, Students, Public/media

Student attracting world-famous climate expert to Herning

An engineering student from AU Herning has enticed world-famous sustainability and entrepreneurship pioneer Gunter Pauli to speak about 'Blue Economy' and a greener world in Herning.

2012.09.24 | Environment, climate and energy, Public/media, Research news

Collaboration with the insurance industry ensures the societal value of research

When industry and researchers join forces, it creates a unique opportunity to transform highly complex data into user-friendly advice for society. A close collaboration between four insurance companies and the Nordic Centre of Excellence for Strategic Adaptation Research NORD-STAR at AU Herning is an example of how researchers actively involve…

2012.09.14 | Lecture / talk, Students, Staff

International beacons to guest lecture on engineering design

Professor Louis L. Bucciarelli from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Professor Byron Newberry from Baylor University will guest lecture at AU Herning on Tuesday 18 September on the job of a design engineer.

2012.09.24 | Public/media

AU Herning Professor receives prestigious award and grant

On 16 July, Professor Elsebeth K. Sorensen received an award to promote the cultural link between Iceland and Denmark with special emphasis on research and education.