Author Archives: ulrichhermannkoppmaier

Lundaloppet

If you want to participate in a famous race you don’t have to go to New York. Instead just take part in the Lundaloppet. It is an annual 5 or 10 km race along the most beautiful spots in Lund. More than 4000 people reached the finish line this year and I was one of them. As a student you … Continue reading

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Sauna

As mentioned from Irma spring is coming and the days are getting warmer. So it was the last chance for me to experience one of the most famous Swedish free time activities: Enjoying a hot sauna when it is cold outside. Of course, you can go to a sauna the whole year but when you are already sweating before you … Continue reading

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Thesis half time

It’s been now more than 10 weeks ago since I started my thesis and the good news is that I feel like that half of my work is done. Only a couple of more experiments to do before I can finally plan a sensory analysis. After that there is just some wrapping up issues, like preparing the opponent role for … Continue reading

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Going out for dinner in Lund

Cooking and visiting student nations is fun but when you want to celebrate something sepcial or just want to enjoy really good food you have to go to restaurant. Unfortunately, there is no place in Lund which is very good and cheap so you have to spend at least 120 SEK for a better meal. And don’t forget that only … Continue reading

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First weeks Thesis Project TetraPak

Time flies and I am now already in my fifth week of my Master thesis project. It is in cooperation with TetraPak which means that I have to cycle 2-3 times a week trough whole Lund to do my experiments there. Since the work is confidential I cannot talk too much about its content but as you can see I … Continue reading

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What the heck?

Although it is Monday it feels like last week has never ended. It’s because I was a hacker on a food hack the entire weekend. Since I am also doing my Master’s thesis now there was not much time to prepare so I didn’t even know that a hacker is not only an illegal job for nerds. But it turns … Continue reading

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Projects everywhere

Right now it feels like that there are projects everywhere. Last friday in the morning there was a final presentation of the food project course, where business partners from the industry where invited and you had the chance to change information during a little fika break. Then one hour later I had a meeting with some people from TetraPak to … Continue reading

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Christmas Break

Fortunately for me, Germany is not too far away, so I spent a few days home with my family and old good friends but at the same time I miss the awesome people from Lund. So I decided to celebrate at least new year’s eve in Copenhagen because it was just amazing last year. But first I have to buy … Continue reading

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Sport possibilities during winter season

You might wonder if you can do sports when it is almost the whole time dark and cold outside. One possibility to avoid these uncomfortable conditions is to do indoor sports but even if you don’t like gyms you do not have to forgo sports. In Lund there is not much snow and the city’s winter service does a great … Continue reading

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Advanced Course

As mentioned in the previous post I want to tell more about my Advanced Course which I am doing right now in a small company close to the university. I am half way done and so far it is a great experience to apply the theoretical knowledge in real life. I am investigating how heat and time influences the proteins … Continue reading

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