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Sustainability, Research |

Decoupled direct payments make agriculture more productive - Analysis of subsidies in the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy

Better alignment with the market is one of the goals pursued by the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) in recent decades. One of the measures used to achieve this was to decouple direct…

Research, Award |

Dr. Uta Raeder receives the Karl Max von Bauernfeind Medal

At the TUM Awards Dinner, the Presidential Board of the Technical University of Munich awarded the Karl Max von Bauernfeind Medal to Dr. Uta Raeder, Deputy Director of the Limnological…

Research, Award |

Global publication analysis - "Highly Cited Researchers 2023" – Five researchers from the TUM School of Life Sciences among the most cited worldwide

Five scientists from the TUM School of Life Sciences are among the most highly cited in their field. This is shown by the current publication analysis "Highly Cited Researchers 2023". A…

Research, Campus, Studies |

Corinna Dawid heads the professorship for functional phytometabolomics

Corinna Dawid has been acting head of the Chair of Food Chemistry and Molecular Sensory Science since 2019 while Prof. Thomas F. Hofmann holds his office as TUM President. She has now also…

Campus |

New outdoor sports station for all

A calisthenics sports station has recently opened on campus. The outdoor sports facility can be used by anyone interested. Calisthenics is an intensive self-weight training that is performed…

Sustainability, Research, Campus, Studies |

New podcast episode "We are TUM": Indoor Farming, Family Service at TUM and strategies for test anxiety

In this episode, we talk about sustainable plant production in indoor farms with Prof. Asseng, what TUM Family Service has to offer, and strategies for coping with test anxiety.

Campus, Studies |

Teaching offer is expanded: Four new honorary professors at TUM LS

They complement academic teaching and are an important enrichment to the course offerings: Honorary professors. Four new members have now been welcomed to the TUM LS Professorial Board.

Research, Campus |

International exchange intensified

Internationality plays a major role at TUM - which is why, since this year, a team led by Prof. Stephen Schrettl has been working to steadily intensify international exchange. In addition to…

Campus, Studies |

Successful start to the semester at TUM Campus Weihenstephan - Renewed increase in demand for the study of agricultural sciences

The agricultural science degree programmes at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) in Weihenstephan are again recording a remarkable influx. In the winter semester, around 150 young…

Research |

“Making hydropower plants more environmentally friendly” - Examining the environmental impacts of the Großweil shaft power plant

A research team from the Chair of Aquatic Systems Biology at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has analyzed the harm caused to fish, changes in their behavior and the impact on the…