My research in 90 seconds Cold plasma: What is it and how can it be used?

The fourth state of matter, known as plasma, can be produced, controlled and then beneficially used via versatile applications.

My research in 90 seconds B cells and cancer: what are the roles of metabolism and ROS?

Each cell of the human body possesses a life-sustaining system known as metabolism. Metabolism alterations may compromise cellular functions, such as proliferation - a key aspect in cancer biology.

My research in 90 seconds Using biogas residues to mitigate agricultural nitrogen pollution

At the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST), a multidisciplinary scientific group investigates biogas residues as replacement for chemical fertilizers.

My research in 90 seconds Combining polymer networks to improve coating properties

2 in 1 – it sounds like a commercial! Therefore, let me explain what an Interpenetrating Polymer Networks or reinforced interlock polymer networks is.

My research in 90 seconds How scientists use cold plasma to produce new materials inspired by mussels

Inspired by the remarkable adhesion properties of mussels, LIST’s scientists produced coatings for biomedical applications using cold plasma technology.

My research in 90 seconds How can Lithium Niobate improve efficiency of solar cells?

The solar cells you usually see on rooftops are made of silicon. The efficiency of such solar cells are below 30%. My research team wants to improve this efficiency.

My research in 90 seconds Beeinflussen Eltern-Kind-Beziehungen die Psychische Gesundheit und das Wohlbefinden in der Jugend?

Wie kann eine frühkindliche Trennungserfahrung, wie z.B. eine elterliche Scheidung oder die Erfahrung, adoptiert worden zu sein, die Bindung und die psychische Gesundheit im Jugendalter beeinflussen?...

My research in 90 seconds How our hair is a mirror of our environmental exposure?

We are exposed to a cocktail of pollutants but we do not know which ones and to which extent. How could hair be the perfect material to answer these questions?

My research in 90 seconds Analysing cultural intelligence in the workplace

Georges asked: “May I have some ketchup on this pasta?", and he is still confused why the Italian waiter looked at him that way.

My research in 90 seconds Mit Dünnschichtsolarzellen Solarenergie für Privatnutzer zugänglicher machen?

Dünnschichtsolarzellen sind eine alternative Art der Photovoltaik. Wie unterscheiden sie sich von herkömmlichen Solarzellen? Und weshalb sind sie so vielversprechend?

My research in 90 seconds Schreiben in einer Fremdsprache – Schwierigkeit oder Chance?

Ist Mehrsprachigkeit mehr Herausforderung oder kann sie Quelle für Erfolg und Weiterentwicklung sein? Damit befasst sich eine Studie der Universität Luxemburg.

My research in 90 seconds Outsourcing computational tasks. How can you trust the result?

“Of course, just outsource it to a cloud!” – A common practice for a lot of firms. But is that reliable? Can you trust the result?

My research in 90 seconds How are recent housing trends in the Greater Region perceived in the respective cities?

High housing costs in Luxembourg have led to an expansion of the housing market into the border regions. How is this trend perceived by the public and by professionals?

My research in 90 seconds How much do children and their parents support each other?

Families are like small societies. If they work well, and if migrant families feel well integrated, society as a whole will profit.