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Lindau, Here We Come! – Preparations for #LINO23

Medicine: Nadine Gärber

Lindau, Here We Come! – Preparations for #LINO23

Lindau is excited to finally welcome Young Scientists from all over the world. For an easy start we have prepared all information you need in regard of travelling to Lindau and attending the meeting.

Inside the Brain’s Navigation System: How Nobel Laureates Revealed Its Mysteries

Medicine: Andrei Mihai

Inside the Brain’s Navigation System: How Nobel Laureates Revealed Its Mysteries

Believe it or not, humans are really good at navigation. That's what enabled us to navigate the world's oceans and landmasses; it allowed us to find our way in vast spaces and create compact, navigable areas such as modern cities. But what gives us this innate navigation ability has eluded scientists for the longest time, and was ultimately awarded a Nobel Prize in 2014.

Nobel Research From 40 Years Ago Shines a Light on 2023’s Financial Crises

Economic Sciences: Phil Thornton

Nobel Research From 40 Years Ago Shines a Light on 2023’s Financial Crises

The failure of Silicon Valley Bank and Credit Suisse shine a light on the work that was awarded with the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences 2022. Bernanke, Diamond and Dybvig focus on financial crisis and bank runs. Phil Thornton links their research with the current crisis; with quotes of Lindau Alumnus Alexander Gruber.

Enjoy Every Second of the Lindau Meeting!

Chemistry: Qaisar Khan

Enjoy Every Second of the Lindau Meeting!

Qaisar Khan, material researcher at the Department of Chemistry and Centre for Computational and Material Science (CCMS) at the University of Malakand Chakdara, in Pakistan, participated in the 71st Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in 2022. Here, he reveals what the recently selected Young Scientist for the 72nd Lindau Meeting may look forward to.

Viruses Causing Neurodegenerative Diseases

Medicine: Hanna Kurlanda-Witek

Viruses Causing Neurodegenerative Diseases

Neurodegenerative diseases are set to become a major challenge in medicine in the near future, as most of these diseases are associated with older age. Recently, several new studies have found that viruses could also be the culprit behind neurodegenerative diseases.

The EU Artificial Intelligence Act: Balancing Innovation With Risks

Medicine: Hanna Kurlanda-Witek

The EU Artificial Intelligence Act: Balancing Innovation With Risks

Artificial intelligence is growing by leaps and bounds. How will the EU AI Act affect the uncharted territory of AI? What is the impact on healthcare systems and medical research?

Fundamental Physics at the Crossroads

Physics: Ben Skuse

Fundamental Physics at the Crossroads

The Nobel Prize-winning discovery of the Higgs boson was the end of a clear path towards discovery for the Physics community. How to describe the current situation? What to expect for the future?

Queuing with Laureates – Personal Lindau Impressions of Young Economist Tumisang Loate-Ntsoko

Economic Sciences: Tumisang Loate-Ntsoko

Queuing with Laureates – Personal Lindau Impressions of Young Economist Tumisang Loate-Ntsoko

Tumisang Loate-Ntsoko, a researcher at the University of Pretoria in South Africa presented her findings during #LINOecon. Here, she reflects on the time she spent in Lindau. The final post on the Lindau experiences of Laureates and Young Economists/Scientists.

An Unforgettable Eureka Moment – Personal Lindau Impressions of Young Scientist Abdelaziz Gouda

Chemistry: Abdelaziz Gouda

An Unforgettable Eureka Moment – Personal Lindau Impressions of Young Scientist Abdelaziz Gouda

Abdelaziz Gouda who participated in #LINO22 reflects his personal experience of the Lindau Meeting. Find out which moment he will never forget.

Don’t Forget the Big Problems! – Paul R. Milgrom’s Personal Lindau Impressions

Economic Sciences: Paul R. Milgrom

Don’t Forget the Big Problems! – Paul R. Milgrom’s Personal Lindau Impressions

Laureate Paul R. Milgrom remembers his first Lindau experience and tells us what he left in Lindau.

With Passion and Dedication – Benjamin List’s Personal Lindau Impressions

Chemistry: Benjamin List

With Passion and Dedication – Benjamin List’s Personal Lindau Impressions

Benjamin List was greatly moved by his first participation in a Lindau Meeting. Afterwards, he shared his thoughts and impressions from his week at Lake Constance.

Science is Our Common Language

Chemistry: Daniela Thiel

Science is Our Common Language

Paola Libertad García Medel participated in #LINO22. Afterwards, she reflected on being a female scientist and her experiences in Lindau in regard on diversity and scientific networks.