Results 2018-1 BRIDGES Call

The FNR is pleased to communicate that 7 of 14 eligible projects have been retained for funding in the 2018-1 BRIDGES Call, representing an FNR commitment of 2.11 MEUR.


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Event: Asteroid Foundation Technical Briefing

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 13:30 – 18:30. Arendt House, 41A, Avenue JF Kennedy, L-2082


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FNR ATTRACT Fellow to be awarded Grand Prix 2018 en sciences biologiques de l’Institut Grand Ducal

An international jury has selected FNR ATTRACT Fellow Prof Dr Paul Wilmes as the recipient of the 2018 Grand Prize in Biology (Le Grand Prix en sciences biologiques de l’Institut Grand-ducal / Prix CACTUS).


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Spotlight on Young Researchers: László Sándor

For László Sándor research is the ultimate war against ‘fake news’. After completing his PhD in Economics at Harvard, the Hungarian-American national chose a Postdoc position at the Luxembourg School of Finance at the University of Luxembourg, where his work includes big data projects, field experiments in household finance and applied microeconomics.


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Spotlight on Young Researchers: Ramona Pelich

Ramona Pelich uses data from satellites in space to improve maritime surveillance and flood hazard monitoring. Splitting her time between the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) and the company LuxSpace as part of her AFR-PPP Postdoc, the Romanian national’s work has already found direct application when flood maps she co-developed were used in the aftermath of destructive 2017 hurricanes Harvey and Irma.


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Luxembourg researchers discover significant lab kit contamination; team up with company to find solution

Blood, sweat & tears: This is the story of how a Luxembourg research group discovered the unlikely contamination of a widely used lab kit – compromising their data and setting a question mark over the validity of data in countless journal publications. We speak to group leader FNR ATTRACT Fellow Prof Dr Paul Wilmes about the implications of their discovery, reproducibility, scientific due diligence – and how his group teamed up with the kit manufacturer to find a solution.


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Spotlight on Young Researchers: Maxime Brami

Archaeologist and trained anthropologist Maxime Brami works on uncovering the origins and spread of agriculture, and has just landed a sought-after Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship. We speak to the Luxembourg national about what it’s like to be an archaeologist in academia, the collaborative nature of the field and why archaeologists have a certain responsibility.


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INTER MOBILITY

Deadlines:
Tuesday 3 July 2018 14:00 CET

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OPEN ACCESS FUND

Deadlines:
Tuesday 3 July 2018 14:00 CET

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RESCOM: SCIENTIFIC EVENTS

Deadlines:
Tuesday 3 July 2018 14:00 CET

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INTER

Deadlines:
Ongoing

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INTERNATIONAL BILATERAL COOPERATION AGREEMENTS CURRENTLY RUNNING WITH 13 COUNTRIES WORLDWIDE
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