Funding for the Biotechnology Institute Thurgau

The Swiss Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research provides funding amounting to 3.1 million Swiss francs for the associated institute of the University of Konstanz as a “research institution of national importance”

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Neither liquid nor solid

Discovery of liquid glass sheds light on the old scientific problem of the glass transition: An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the University of Konstanz has uncovered a new state of matter, liquid glass, with previously unknown structural elements – new insights into the nature of glass and its transitions.

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Understanding the role of images of aging

Health psychologist at the University of Konstanz is co-publisher of a special edition of the European Journal of Ageing with a focus on psychological views on aging – an important benchmark for development and health

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Schön unpraktisch

Die genetische Basis für die Verlängerung der Schwanzflosse beim Schwertträger wurde in einer langjährigen wissenschaftlichen Zusammenarbeit mit Beteiligung der Universität Konstanz entschlüsselt. Schon Darwin fragte nach dem Grund für die auffällige Merkmale männlicher Tiere – insbesondere beim Schwertträger

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