Genetics and forest management are coming together in a long-term initiative adopting a holistic approach to forest research. The aim is to develop forest management and cultivate new varieties of conifer that will produce greater yields even in the face of climate change.
Wallenberg Academy Fellow Ergang Wang's aim is to discover more stable materials for the polymer solar cells of the future
Wallenberg Academy Fellow Kaska Koltowska wants to study how growth of lymphatic vessels is regulated, knowledge that may pave the way for new therapies for lymphedema or cancer spread.
Tiny optical fibers may help to make future cancer diagnosis and treatment more effective. This is the hope of researchers in a project on multifunctional fibers. Among other things, the team is examining how fiber optics can be used for medical purposes inside the body.