Prof. Dr. Alfred Leitenstorfer von der Universität Konstanz wurde bei der International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter and Terahertz Waves (IRMMW-THz) auf digitalem Weg der Kenneth J. Button-Preis übergeben.
Democratic decision-making allows subordinate vulturine guineafowl to regain control over collective group actions when dominants have a monopoly over resources – research project by the Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior and the University of Konstanz.
Long-term experiment involving organisational economist Nick Zubanov from the University of Konstanz conducted in cooperation with a retail company based in Eastern Europe reveals that middle managers can help reduce personnel turnover by up to 25 percent by spending more time with employees.
Watching metamaterials at work in real time using ultrafast electron diffraction: a research team led by University of Konstanz physicist Peter Baum succeeds in using ultrashort electron pulses to measure light-matter interactions in nanophotonic materials and metamaterials.
The University of Konstanz and the German Centre for Higher Education Research and Science Studies (DZHW) completed their first national survey of university students on the online summer semester 2020. The results indicate that the rapid transition to online teaching is generally viewed by students as a success. There is, however, still room for improvement.
Computer scientists and traffic psychologists from the University of Konstanz and Friedrich Schiller University of Jena are joining forces to make the roads safer for motorcyclists in low-income countries such as Myanmar.
Hat-trick for University of Konstanz scientist: Following global recognition in two previous editions of the “Global Highly Cited Researchers” list from the Web of Science Group, collective behaviour researcher Iain Couzin has also been included in the 2020 list – for the third time in as many years.