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28 / 11 / 2022

LAS GENERAL MEETING ELECTS NEW MEMBERS OF THE ACADEMY

Twenty five researchers were elected members of the Latvian Academy of Sciences at the General Meeting on 24 November 2022. The General Meeting also elected one honorary member. Full members Kristiāna ĀBELE (Art History), Institute of Art History, Latvian Acad...

07 / 11 / 2022

LAS General Meeting to convene on 24 November 2022

On Thursday, November 24, 2022, the regular Autumn General Meeting of the Latvian Academy of Sciences (LAS) is scheduled to convene beginning from 2PM. Conferring of the LAS Grand Medal and the elections of the LAS new members are on the agenda of the meeting....

03 / 11 / 2022

Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis receives €2.5 M ERA Chair grant...

The aim of ERA Chair project “Natural Products Research at Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis as a Driver for Excellence in Innovation (Natalion)” is to promote innovation excellence of LIOS by the establishment of Natural Products Research (NPR) group and...

20 / 10 / 2022

Scientific Cooperation Agreement between the Academy of Sciences of Mo...

On October 17-19 2022, the academic Ion Tiginyan, President of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova, payed a visit in Riga. On Monday, October 17, the Moldovan delegation, including the Ambassador of the Republic of Moldova to the Republic of Latvia Andrian Roșa...

11 / 10 / 2022

Baltic Sea Region Innovation, Investment and Development Conference 20...

We will be happy to see you at Baltic Sea Region Innovation, Investment and Development Conference 2022. The European Union is a leader in the transition to a more ecologically sustainable economy, while the Baltic Sea region is a leader in the implementation...

08 / 10 / 2022

Winners of the Baltic Assembly Prize in Literature, the Arts and Scien...

On 7 October, the meeting of the Joint Jury of the Baltic Assembly took place.  During the meeting, members of the Joint Jury decided that the winners of the Baltic Assembly Prize in 2022 are  Kai Aareleid (Estonia) in Literature,...

19 / 08 / 2022

Alliance4Life members have begun their transformation: the progress is...

Alliance4Life (A4L), an international alliance of leading research institutions and universities operating in the field of biomedical sciences in Eastern Europe, including the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis (LIOS) – a member of A4L since 2018, has publ...

09 / 08 / 2022

Amendment to the Agreement on Scientific Cooperation between Latvian A...

On Monday, August 8, Prof. Christoph Markschies, President of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences (BBWA), visited the Latvian Academy of Sciences (LAS). The guest was received by Prof. Baiba Rivža, LAS General Secretary, Prof. Ojārs Spārītis, LAS Vice-p...

25 / 07 / 2022

THE LAS YEARBOOK 2022: NOVELTIES IN POWER INDUSTRY

“As the population and their living standards grow, global energy demand also continues to grow. Although the annual demand for energy growth seems less dramatic, at only 1–2%, it is undoubtedly dramatic in the long period and will lead to irreversible climate...

25 / 07 / 2022

THE LAS YEARBOOK 2022: COMMERCIALISATION OF KNOWLEDGE

Betulin, Larifan, food supplements such as fractionated beet root juice are already commercialised products. The chapter “Commercialisation of knowledge” reveals the research processes behind these success stories. “With the development of technology and knowl...

22 / 07 / 2022

THE LAS YEARBOOK 2022: EDUCATION AND HUMANITARIAN SCIENCES

The chapter “Education and Humanitarian Sciences” of the LAS Yearbook 2022 presents the latest researches carried out by experts on history sciences, legal sciences, and pedagogical sciences. “Between the 1st–2nd centuries to the 9th century, the lower reaches...

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