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Prof. Dr. Jörg Trempler erklärt die Emerenz-Meier-Büste in Passau.

The district of Lower Bavaria is documenting public art on the "Art in Lower Bavaria" web platform. Thanks to the work of students at the Chair of Professor Trempler, the project has been enriched by around 70 works of art in recent months.

Ein 3-D Drucker druckt einen Kopf. Screenshot des Videos zu "Ars digitalica"

The Ars digitalica exhibition: Cooperation between the University of Passau and Galerie König-Schalinski bears witness to the fact that art and new digitisation technologies make a perfect pair.

Dreidimensionale Röntgencomputertomographie einer peruanischen Mumie. Foto: Fraunhofer-Institut für Integrierte Schaltungen

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits have conducted research on a mummy within the scope of the Big Picture research project using 3D x-ray computer tomography. Researchers from the University of Passau are also involved.

International Guests

Paneltalk with Professor Jörg Fedtke, Brian Preston, Jaap Spier, Bastiaan Kock, Ulrich Magnus, Bernhard Koch, Markus Kiermayer, Yaroslav Kyselov

What role can judges play in tackling the climate crisis? Professor Jörg Fedtke discusses these and other issues with an international panel including judges and legal scholars as well as students from the University of Passau.

Gastforscherin Silla Akbari mit Mann Parwiz und Tochter Haya. Foto: Studio Weichselbaumer

Max Planck Fellow and legal scholar Suhailah Akbari is one of very few Afghan women who pursue a professorship career. During her stay at the University of Passau, she became a mother and successfully managed to combine family and research.

Professor Jörg Fedtke, Chair of Common Law at the University of Passau, talking to Professor Robert St. Martin Westley from Tulane University

Up until now, the black community in the U.S. has not received any compensation for slavery. Professor Jörg Fedtke discusses with Professor Robert Westley from Tulane University the reasons and the German concept of Vergangenheitsbewältigung.

Knowledge Transfer

Prof. Dr. Dirk Heckmann überreicht Ann Cathrin Riedel den For..Net Media Awards 2020

Her newsletter renders the opportunities and challenges of digitalisation comprehensible to a broad public. Ann Cathrin Riedel, chairwoman of Digital Policy LOAD e.V., has received the first For..Net Media Award.

Computer science professor Harald Kosch and his young international team from the University of Passau.

It all began with a Franco-German Study Partnership: At the University of Passau, digital actors from industry, academia, and government are working together to advance digital systems research. By Nicola Jacobi

Denker-Statue mit Alltagsmaske in der Passauer Fußgängerzone; Foto: Studio Weichselbaumer

How is the Corona pandemic changing us? Researchers from various different faculties have been concentrating on the impacts of the crisis.

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