Lone Simonsen
ARTICLE

New basic research centre will help us understand future pandemics

The Danish National Research Foundation is ready to invest DKK 47 million in a new basic research centre in pandemics at Roskilde University. The centre will be headed by Professor Lone Simonsen, also known as Corona-Lone.

Biljana Mojsoska
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Can nanomaterials be used as shields against bacteria and viruses?

Is it possible to create new nanomaterials that can form surfaces capable of recognising and degrading harmful bacteria or viruses? Scientists from Roskilde University are about to investigate this in a new research project that has received DKK 2 million from Villum Experiment.

Mette Sørensen
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New research: Traffic noise increases the risk of dementia

Data from two million Danes show for the first time in the world that there is a link between traffic noise and the development of dementia. The results may give us completely new possibilities to prevent dementia, says noise expert and adjunct professor at Roskilde University, Mette Sørensen.

Lone Simonsen
ARTICLE

Pandemic researcher from RUC receives ministry’s communications prize

Professor Lone Simonsen has managed to explain complicated new knowledge about the Covid pandemic in a manner that is comprehensible and relevant to Danes at a critical time. For her efforts, the professor will be honoured with the Research Communication Prize 2021.

News from the department

Lone Simonsen

Pandemic researcher from RUC receives ministry’s communications prize

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Coronavirus

New research centre will contribute to enhanced pandemic preparedness

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Antigen test

Screening with rapid tests twice a week can significantly reduce infection in schools and workplaces

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Susanne Sørensen

Susanne Sørensen

Dekan for Naturvidenskab
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Annemette Palmqvist

Prodekan for uddannelse
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