Founded in its present form in 1818, as the linear successor of earlier academic institutions, the University of Bonn is today one of the leading universities in Germany. The University of Bonn offers a large number of undergraduate and graduate programs in a range of subjects. Its library holds more than two million volumes. The University of Bonn has 525 professors and 31,000 students. Among its notable alumni and faculty are seven Nobel Laureates, two Fields Medalists, twelve Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize winners, Prince Albert, Pope Benedict XVI, Frederick III, Karl Marx, Heinrich Heine, Friedrich Nietzsche, Konrad Adenauer, and Joseph Schumpeter.
In the years 2010, 2011 and 2013, the Times Higher Education ranked the University of Bonn as one of the 200 best universities in the world.
University of Bonn research articles from Innovation Toronto
- Using nanoparticles to combat arteriosclerosis – January 7, 2016
- Adenosine can melt “love handles – October 19, 2014”
- With light echoes, the invisible becomes visible – a camera that can see around the corner – June 18, 2014
- Researchers from the University of Bonn found out that tiny foraminifera in the oceans can save islands
- Stem cell replacement for frequent age-related blindness
- New Soccer Robot Has Human-Like Agility
- New nanotube surface promises dental implants that heal faster and fight infection
- Scientists Demonstrate New Method for Harvesting Energy from Light
- Drug design success propels efforts to fight HIV with a combination of two FDA-approved drugs
- Biological transistor enables computing within living cells
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