Dr Céline Calvino awarded "Horst Freisler Project" prize from the Academic Society of Fribourg
Dr. Céline Calvino, junior research group leader and Principal Investigator in the Freiburg Cluster of Excellence livMatS, is the first awardee of the "Horst Freisler Project" prize from the Academic Society…
AMI professor recognized for body of work
The Adolphe Merkle Institute's BioNanomaterials co-chair, Prof. Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser, has been awarded the International Society for Aerosols in Medicine (ISAM) 2021 Career Achievement Award.
Prof. Dmitry Katayev has received a 2021 Junior Scientist Program Fellowship Award (JSP - Bürgenstock)
Prof. Dmitry Katayev from the Chemistry Department was recently awarded a 2021 Junior Scientist Program Fellowship.
Jean Baptiste Lamarck Medal for Andreas Strasser
The prestigious Jean Baptiste Lamarck Medal was awarded this year to Andreas Strasser, Professor Emeritus at the University of Freiburg, for his contributions to the field of carbonate sedimentology. Andreas…
Professor Pascal Pichonnaz appointed President of the European Law Institute
Professor Pascal Pichonnaz, from the Law Faculty, was appointed President of the European Law Institute on February 12.
This is a significant appointment: The European Law Institute is an independent…
Dr Yann Ravussin receives Young Investigator Award for work on obesity
Dr. Yann Ravussin, who joined the Medicine Section this year, received a Basic Young Independent Investigator Grant Award from the Swiss Society of Endocrinology and Diabetology
Three Unifr scientists in the list of highly-cited researchers
Every year the Clarivate Institute publishes its list of highly-cited researchers. The Unifr researchers Patrice Nordmann, Laurent Poirel and Sven Bacher feature on this list for the University of Fribourg.…
Congratulations to Professor Katharina Fromm!
Chemistry Europe announced the 2018/19 Class of Chemistry Europe Fellows and Professor Katharina Fromm is awarded as one of the Swiss Representatives. The Fellowship is the highest award given by Chemistry…
Chorafas Prize 2019 awarded to Dr. Céline Calvino
Dr. Céline Calvino has been awarded the 2019 Chorafas Prize for the best doctoral thesis in natural sciences at the University of Fribourg, which focused on the development of mechanoresponsive polymers.