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Events

2014

September

  • Biological basis of radiotherapy: where do we stand?

    2014-09-04 Workshops This workshop aims to revisit the old school of radiobiology and identify new findings that have potential to impact on the clinical practice and lead towards the next big leap in clinical radiotherapy: the development of high precision individualised radiotherapy.
  • Föredrag med Göran Gustafssonpristagare

    2014-09-09 Popular science lectures Föredrag med Göran Gustafssonpristagare Årligen återkommande populärvetenskapliga föredrag där tidigare Göran Gustafssonpristagare berättar om sin forskning. I år föreläser Kurt Johansson (matematik 2002), Per Delsing (fysik 1999) och Johan Elf (molekylärbiologi 2010).
  • Ordinary General Meeting September

    2014-09-10 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • The Carl Gustaf Bernhard lecture in biosciences

    2014-09-10 Scientific lectures Open lecture by Neil H. Shubin, University of Chicago, IL, USA. Shubin is well known for his discovery of Tiktaalik roseae, an extinct sarcopterygian (lobe-finned fish) from the late Devonian period.
  • Early learning and the child’s developing brain

    2014-09-24 Scientific lectures Open lecture by Patricia K. Kuhl, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA. Kuhl is internationally recognized for her research on early language and brain development, and studies that show how young children learn.

October

  • Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Physics 2014

    2014-10-07 Press conferences Welcome to the announcement of the Nobel Laureates in Physics 2014. The press conference starts at 11.45 am CET at the earliest. NOTE! Press ID required. Please register below. See the announcement from the press conference 2013 below.
  • Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2014

    2014-10-08 Press conferences Welcome to the announcement of the Nobel Laureates in Chemistry 2014. The press conference starts at 11.45 am CET at the earliest. NOTE! Press ID required. Please register below. See the announcement from the press conference 2013 below.
  • Ordinary General Meeting October

    2014-10-08 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • Thamisk föreläsning

    2014-10-08 Scientific lectures Open lecture by Per Krusell, Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, Sweden.
  • Announcement of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2014

    2014-10-13 Press conferences Welcome to the announcement of the Laureates in Economic Sciences 2014. The press conference starts at 1.00 pm CET at the earliest. NOTE! Press ID required. Please register below. See the announcement from the press conference 2013 below.
  • Humaniora som vetenskap

    2014-10-14 Popular science symposia Symposiet syftar till att påvisa att humaniora är ett vetenskapsområde vid sidan av andra vetenskapsområden, ett område för produktion av pålitlig och betydelsefull kunskap. Vid symposiet framträder fyra forskare från fyra olika discipliner inom humaniora för att presentera sina forskningsresultat i så olika frågor som barns språkliga mognadsprocess; hällristningar, älgar och klimatförändring; sociala läkningsprocesser i spåren på trolldomsprocesser och andra kriser samt global demokrati.
  • The Rolf Schock Prize symposium in logic and philosophy

    2014-10-21 Scientific symposia Lectures by the 2014 The Rolf Schock Laureate in logic and philosophy Derek Parfit, University of Oxford, UK and invited speakers.
  • The Rolf Schock Prize symposium in mathematics

    2014-10-23 Scientific symposia Lectures by the 2014 The Rolf Schock Laureate in mathematics Yitang Zhang, University of New Hampshire, USA and invited speakers.
  • Ocean acidification

    2014-10-28 Scientific symposia The symposium will focus on the knowledge regarding the ocean acidification and its effect on the ecosystem in Swedish waters, but also what information is needed to assess ocean acidification impacts on the community and how this can be minimized.
  • The role of exposure treatment in functional somatic disorders

    2014-10-30 Scientific symposia In this symposium, leading researchers will present why and how exposure can be conducted in the treatment of functional somatic disorders and possible mechanisms through which it may work. The role of the Internet in the dissemination of exposure based cognitive behaviour therapy is also discussed.

November

December

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