Press Releases

On these pages you can find all the latest press releases of HITS. We regularly report on personal changes, achievements, events, and of course the latest research news. If you’re a journalist and would like to be notified about our news via e-mail, please contact Peter Saueressig (peter.saueressig@h-its.org).

One Year of HITS – HITS In the Year 2010

21 07 2011

The first Annual Report of the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) is now available. It covers computer-aided research, reaching from …

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HITS bei der „UniMeile“ in Heidelberg

22 06 2011

This content is only available in German. Das Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien (HITS) ist bei der „UniMeile“ zum 625-jä…

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Neue Wege gehen: Ministerin Theresia Bauer besucht das Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien

20 06 2011

This content is only available in German. Die Entstehung des Universums, reißfeste Spinnenseide, umfangreiche Datenbanken und Proteine in 3D: Über …

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Das Unsichtbare sichtbar machen – HITS bei „Explore Science“

16 05 2011

This content is only available in German. Was haben Moleküle und das Universum gemeinsam? Beide sind mit dem bloßen …

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Vom Molekül bis zum Universum – Forschung mit dem Computer: Tag der offenen Tür im Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien

29 04 2011

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The Tree of Life – When do Plants spin off new Species?

19 04 2011

An international multi-disciplinary research team from Brown University, the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies, and Yale University has reconstructed the largest …

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Novel compounds for fighting against parasitic diseases

04 04 2011

Parasites of the Trypanosomatidae family cause a number of serious human diseases. Researchers from Italy, Belgium, and Germany have published the …

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Breaking Test for Silk

09 03 2011

HITS researchers analyze the properties of spider silk using computer simulations – different components provide resistance and high flexibility – article in „Biophysical …

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Neues Graduiertenprogramm in Computerlinguistik gestartet

18 02 2011

This content is only available in German. Universität Heidelberg und Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien (HITS) vertiefen ihre Kooperation …

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BDBDB2 Workshop on Biological Diffusion and Brownian Dynamics Simulations

08 10 2010

BDBDB2 Workshop on Biological Diffusion and Brownian Dynamics Simulations at the Studio, Villa Bosch, Heidelberg Following a very successful workshop on …

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