Université de Strasbourg

Past events

USIAS Fellows seminar - Small and fast

February 13, 2019
From 12:30 until 14:00
Salle Amériques, MISHA, Strasbourg

By Florian Banhart & Thomas LaGrange (2017 Fellows) Small and fast: how we can observe rapid movements at the nanoscale in an ultrafast electron microscope We know from our daily life how difficult...[more]

Conference: Belongings and Borders – Biographies, Mobilities, and the Politics of Migration

From January 24, 2019 until January 25, 2019
From 08:30 until 16:45
MISHA, 5, allée du Général Rouvillois, Strasbourg

  Current political and media discourses on the questions of “integration”, “belonging” and “borders” are dominated by the perspectives of Western nation states. The objective of this midterm...[more]

USIAS Fellows seminar : The music of mathematics

January 16, 2019
From 15:30 until 17:00
Salle de visioconférence, Collège Doctoral Européen, Strasbourg

By Moreno Andreatta (2017 Fellow) Popular music (pop, rock jazz and songs) represents a very rich object of study, particularly when it is analysed with the simple tools of mathematics and...[more]

USIAS Fellows seminar: Creating, controlling and understanding complex quantum matter with ultracold atoms

December 14, 2018
From 12:30 until 14:00
Salle Amériques, MISHA, Strasbourg

By Shannon Whitlock, USIAS Fellow 2017 Quantum mechanics describes nature at the smallest of scales. It is also responsible for the collective behaviour of matter at low temperatures which often...[more]

Public lecture: The Spread Mind: A mind-object identity approach to the problem of consciousness

December 11, 2018
From 15:30 until 17:00
Salle de Conférence, MISHA, 5, allée du Général Rouvillois, Strasbourg

By Riccardo Manzotti - Professor of theoretical philosophy - International University of Languages and Media (IULM), Milan, Italy Consciousness is still an elusive phenomenon whose nature and causes...[more]

USIAS Annual Symposium 2018: Enabling the Disabled - Technological Reality and the Societal Perspective

November 21, 2018
From 15:00 until 17:00
Salle de conférence, ISIS, 8 allée Gaspard Monge, Strasbourg

The 2018 Annual Symposium will feature the eminent neurosurgeon Alim-Louis Benabid, a pioneer of deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease and, more recently, of the development of an...[more]

Distinguished Lecture, Jeffrey V. Ravetch : Fc Receptors – Drivers of Immunity

November 19, 2018
From 10:30 until 12:00
Salle de conférence, MISHA, 5 allée du Général Rouvillois, Strasbourg

Access Registration Poster Photos  Programme 10:30 Opening remarks and introduction by Jules Hoffmann, Chair of Integrative Biology, USIAS 10:40 Lecture by Jeffrey V. Ravetch,...[more]

USIAS Fellows seminar: George Sand and the Poetics of Genius

October 26, 2018
From 12:30 until 14:00
Salle Amériques, MISHA, Strasbourg

By Isabelle Hoog Naginski, Tufts University, Boston, US; Fellow 2018 While scholars have studied the effects of 19th-century French medical research on sexing genius as male in the realm of...[more]

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