Category Archives: Research

Hannah Schaper: Stay Curious and Show Initiative

Hannah Schaper, a graduating student from Germany looks back at the time she spent in Tartu while studying at the International Relations and Regional Studies programme. Continue reading

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Nicholas Vandrey: Visiting Tartu Is Like Taking a Vacation

Our Business Administration programme alumni Nicholas Vandrey (Texas, USA) explains why he decided to stay in Estonia after graduation. Continue reading

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Practical Field Research in Conflict Areas: Kosovo

Rebecca Stanley writes about his group’s study trip to Kosovo and the experiences and knowledge gained there. Continue reading

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Can MRI Detect Antisocial Personality Disorder?

University of Tartu Cognitive Psychology Professor Talis Bachmann comments on whether MRI scans can detect antisocial personality disorder. Continue reading

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52,000 Estonians Now Have a Personal Gene Map

Estonian Genome Center will start giving feedback to the 52,000 Estonians who donated their gene samples 17 years ago. Continue reading

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Leonardo Pataccini: Teaching Is Just Like Dancing

Leonardo Pataccini, a researcher from Argentina, shares his thoughts about living and teaching at the University of Tartu. Continue reading

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Physicists Are Building an Artificial Nose from Graphene

University of Tartu physicists are developing a graphene-based sensor chip, that could be placed inside our smart devices. This sensor would observe the quality of air in the place where we are located and help us to choose cleaner and healthier daily routes to our destinations. Continue reading

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