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What´s new at HITS? On this page you can find the latest news from and about HITS, including the latest scientific discoveries, personal achievements by our researchers or general changes at HITS.

Michele Catanzaro to be new “Journalist in Residence” at HITS

21 01 2014

The Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies gives science journalists the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of computer-based, data-driven science with a …

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Mathematics for safer medicine

07 01 2014

The new HITS research group “Data Mining and Uncertainty Quantification” analyzes large amounts of data and calculates uncertainties in technical systems. …

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Alexandros Stamatakis board member of IBC, Montpellier/France

20 12 2013

Alexandros Stamatakis, leader of the Scientific Computing group at HITS, has been appointed member of the scientific advisory board of the …

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Honorary Certificate for Andreas Reuter

19 12 2013

Prof. Andreas Reuter, managing director of HITS, has been awarded an Honorary Certificate by Donetsk National Technical University, Ukraine. He received …

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The Science of Forecasting

03 12 2013

Mathematician Tilmann Gneiting is leader of the new research group “Computational Statistics” at HITS and Professor at the Karlsruhe Institute for …

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No. 13 | 12-2013

01 12 2013

The presentation of two new HITS groups, the international BDBDB3 workshop on biological diffusion and Brownian dynamics, and a new method …

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Bioinformatics: New type of bacteria found in the human gut

07 11 2013

With software techniques, molecular biologists and computer scientists show that around half of the bacteria species in the human gut are …

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Computer Science helps astronomers exploring the sky

28 10 2013

The new HITS research group “Astroinformatics” will develop methods and software for astronomers and help facilitating the analysis and processing of …

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Rebecca Wade associate editor for scientific journal

15 10 2013

Rebecca Wade, leader of the MCM group, has been appointed as an associate editor for the journal PLOS Computational Biology. PLOS …

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The Human Brain Project has begun

07 10 2013

The world’s most ambitious neuroscience project is underway. Scientists from the 135 partner institutions of the Human Brain Project, co-funded by …

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