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Physics: Zaynah Dhunny

Make a Difference in the World!

For Zaynah Dhunny, the participation in the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetingwas a milestone that changed her career direction.

Oppenheimer: A Cinematic Journey Through the Lives of Legendary Physicists

Physics: Andrei Mihai

Oppenheimer: A Cinematic Journey Through the Lives of Legendary Physicists

One of the most successful movies in 2023 was the biopic "Oppenheimer". A must-seen for everyone interested in Physics. Andrei Mihai presents the leading physicists who are featured in the film.

Women in Research #LINO23: Alexandrina Vasilichi

Medicine: Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research #LINO23: Alexandrina Vasilichi

Alexandrina Vasilichi investigates the computational mechanisms by which interoceptive signals control affective expectations and affective learning processes.

Nobel Prize in Physiology/Medicine 2023: A New Way of Looking at Vaccines

Medicine: Hanna Kurlanda-Witek

Nobel Prize in Physiology/Medicine 2023: A New Way of Looking at Vaccines

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2023 is awarded to Katalin Karikó and Drew Weissman who laid the basis for inventing mRNA vaccines. Their research made it possible to develop COVID-19-vaccines quickly.

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2023: Miniscule Colour-Emitting Dots

Chemistry: Neysan Donnelly

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2023: Miniscule Colour-Emitting Dots

Tiny but mighty: Quantum dots are being used to improve and refine the colours that we can see in television sets and in lighting. The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2023 is awarded to Moungi G. Bawendi, Louis E. Brus and Aleksey Yekimov for the discovery and development of these particles.

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences 2023: Uncovering the Key Drivers Behind Gender Differences in Pay and Employment

Economic Sciences: Phil Thornton

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences 2023: Uncovering the Key Drivers Behind Gender Differences in Pay and Employment

Claudia Goldin will receive the Economics Prize for her pioneering research that explained why gender differences in earnings and employment rates had changed over time.

Nobel Prize in Physics 2023: From Nought to Three Nobels in a Billion Billion Attoseconds

Physics: Ben Skuse

Nobel Prize in Physics 2023: From Nought to Three Nobels in a Billion Billion Attoseconds

Pierre Agostini, Ferenc Krausz and Anne L’Huillier will receive the 2023 Nobel Prize in Physics for their contribution to attosecond physics.

Women in Research #LINO23: Chryso Th. Pallari

Medicine: Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research #LINO23: Chryso Th. Pallari

Lindau Alumna Chryso Th. Pallari is conducting research in the fields of epidemiology, infectious diseases, and public health.

#LINO23 Alumna Shatarupa Bhattacharya: Enthusiasm and Motivation Matter

Medicine: Shatarupa Bhattacharya

#LINO23 Alumna Shatarupa Bhattacharya: Enthusiasm and Motivation Matter

Shatarupa Bhattacharya focuses on the genetic disorder thalassemia as well as on blood-borne infectious diseases such as malaria and toxoplasmosis. She shared her #LINO23 experiences and reviewed her career as a female scientist from India.

Integrating Artificial Intelligence into Healthcare: Ethical Frontiers

Physics: Polat Goktas

Integrating Artificial Intelligence into Healthcare: Ethical Frontiers

Lindau Alumnus Polat Goktas participated in the Physics Meeting 2016. Learn more about his experiences in Lindau and his professional odyssey, taking him from Ankara to the corridors of Harvard Medical School, and eventually leading him to the historic beauty of Dublin, focusing on various fields of artificial intelligence.

Women in Research #LINO23: Greta Zaborskyte

Medicine: Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research #LINO23: Greta Zaborskyte

Greta studies how the critically important bacterial pathogen, Klebsiella pneumoniae, evolves inside human hosts during colonisation and infection and explores it can improve its biofilm formation.

Women in Research #LINO23: Julia Gensheimer

Medicine: Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research #LINO23: Julia Gensheimer

Julia Gensheimer studies T cell development from hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells at UCLA. She hopes the findings will influence regenerative medicine and therapies for age-related diseases.