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Department of Bioscience and Department of Biology

Change in the organization

As of January 1, 2020, the Department of Bioscience is divided into two new departments in two separate faculties. Thus, the current structure of the website does not reflect the current organization.

Two new websites are under construction:


2020.02.17 |

PhD develops the food trend of the future: Sugar kelp

Fresh, crisp and with a note of nuts. This is what the new superfood tastes like, and the food industry is waking up to its potential. But if we are to serve kelp for dinner, something needs to be done in the production. It has to be both sustainable and yields need to be large enough for business to be interested. Industrial PhD Teis Boderskov…

2020.01.14 |

The Danish Olympic team in biology visits the Departments of Biology and Molecular Biology and Genetics

Last week, the Departments of Molecular Biology and Genetics and Biology organised the 17th Danish semifinal in the Biology Olympiad for secondary school students from all over the country. Half of the students advanced to the national final.

2019.12.19 |

Electric bacteria will show the way to soil contamination

In a new collaborative project called BIOMAP, researchers, the business community and government agencies and institutions will utilize electrical signals from soil bacteria to map soil-contaminated sites in Denmark. The Innovation Fund Denmark has invested nearly 12 million DKK in the project, which is intended to make mapping of soil…


Wed 26 Feb
10:00-12:00 | Department of Biology, Ny Munkegade 114-116, building 1540-324
Sesbania: A useful genus of plants and its presence in SE Asia
PhD defence: Saowalak Bunma, Ecoinformatics and Biodiversity
Thu 27 Feb
10:00-12:00 | Department of Bioscience, Frederiksborgvej 399, 4000 Roskilde, building 885 - P1.16 (Pavilion)
Methane flux variability in space and time – a new approach to ecosystem-scale flux estimations in the Arctic
Qualifying exam: Johan Scheller, Arctic Ecosystem Ecology
Fri 28 Feb
11:00-13:00 | Department of Biology, Ole Worms Allé 1, building 1135-412
Planters rolle i kvælstofretentionen i danske vandløb
Final examination for the Master's degree: Jeppe Brander Christensen, Aquatic Biology
Mon 02 Mar
12:30-14:30 | Institut for Biologi, Ny Munkegade 114-116, bygning 1540-324
Skov og skovrejsning i Danmark og Nordeuropa
Final examination for the master's degree: Jacob Bennedsgaard, Ecoinformatics and Biodiversity


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