A digital tool for measuring gender equality in science has been developed by experts from the National Information Processing Institute - National Research Institute. Among other things, it offers insight into data about women employed in the science sector in Poland and Europe.
High-pressure, extreme capacity composite tanks for transporting hydrogen with hydrogen tube trailers are being developed by an international consortium that includes scientists from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the Wrocław University of Science and Technology.
The widely held assumption that any important scientific information would be available in English underlies the underuse of non-English-language science across disciplines. Meanwhile, they often provide important information on the protection of biodiversity in the world, says Dr. Joanna Kajzer-Bonk, a biologist from the Jagiellonian University.
Scientists from the Faculty of Environmental Engineering of the Wrocław University of Science and Technology are working on measuring instruments and devices that will help in the care of bee families. They have set up an apiary called 'Ulopolis' on the roof of one of the buildings on the main university campus.
The success of physics at the University of Warsaw in the GRAS ranking results from the even development of various specialisations. Thanks to this, the Faculty's position is not threatened by temporary trends in the scientific world, the University of Warsaw Vice-Rector for Research, Professor Zygmunt Lalak told PAP.