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Results: 41 - 60 of 186
  • 17 Apr 2018
    CLARIAH PLUS receives 13.8 million from the National Roadmap

    The humanities consortium consisting of more than 20 institutions, headed by Huygens ING, was awarded EUR 13.8 million for the development of CLARIAH PLUS, a national digital infrastructure for the Humanities, within ...

  • 13 Mar 2018
    UvA and the City of Amsterdam commit to Artificial Intelligence hub at Amsterdam Science Park

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) will create a world-class hub in the field of Artificial Intelligence at Amsterdam Science Park. The new co-creation space will be the premier place for education, research and ...

  • 12 Mar 2018
    Pre-proposal in next Veni round in two NWO domains

    The NWO Domains Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH/SGW) and Applied Engineering and Sciences (AES/TTW) will pilot the use of a pre-proposal phase in the next Veni funding round.

  • 6 Mar 2018
    Call for feedback on research and innovation missions

    This call for feedback collects your views on different aspects of future research and innovation missions on the basis of the report by Professor Mariana Mazzucato.

  • 6 Mar 2018
    Eight researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship

    Eight talented researchers have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The awarded projects include research on border control within the ...

  • 28 Feb 2018
    Communication Science & Media Studies ranked 1st in the world in latest QS Rankings

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) is ranked best in the world in the field of Communication Science and Media Studies in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject. In the latest QS Rankings, which were ...

  • 27 Feb 2018
    NWO introduces embedding guarantee for Veni and Vidi funding

    Starting with the new application rounds for Veni and Vidi funding, NWO will ask candidates for an embedding guarantee. This means that researchers can only submit applications for Veni and Vidi funding with the ...

  • 23 Feb 2018
    Vici grant worth 1.5 million euros awarded to eleven UvA and AMC-UvA researchers

    Eleven researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Academic Medical Center (AMC) have each received a Vici grant worth 1.5 million euros to conduct research over the coming five years. Vici, which is ...

  • 13 Feb 2018
    Registration open for Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2018

    Do you have an innovative idea with commercial or societal impact? Then register your idea before 22 March for a chance to win € 10,000.

  • 30 Jan 2018
    Simplification of NWO funding instruments

    With effect from 1 August 2018, NWO will implement a large-scale simplification of its funding instruments.

  • 25 Jan 2018
    Qualcomm and UvA: leading the way in deep vision

    In 2015 the Qualcomm joined forces with the UvA to create a research center in the relatively new field of deep vision: the QUVA lab. Peter Rauber works at Qualcomm as a Senior Director of engineering, and is ...

  • 23 Jan 2018
    Public consultation on EU funds

    The consultation forms important input for the next generation of financial programmes of the European Commission and is an important opportunity to emphasize the added value of EU investments in research, innovation ...

  • 15 Dec 2017
    How should alpha and gamma sciences produce impact?

    That was the focus of the conference on 'De Maatschappelijke Impact van Alfa- en Gammawetenschappen', which took place at the UvA on Thursday 7 December.

  • 4 Dec 2017
    ERC Consolidator Grant awarded to UvA and AMC-UvA researchers

    UvA researcher Esther Peeren and AMC-UvA researcher Charles Agyemang have been awarded prestigious Consolidator Grants from the European Research Council (ERC). The grants, awarded to individual researchers, are ...

  • 21 Nov 2017
    Gemini wind farm and UvA: fundamental research into the black-backed gull

    Luuk Folkerts from Gemini Offshore Wind Park is responsible for monitoring the environmental effects of the wind farm. He works together with the Theoretical and Computational Ecology at UvA-IBED to do fundamental ...

  • 21 Nov 2017
    Studying the chemistry of light-induced degradation

    A multidisciplinary research team coordinated by Maarten van Bommel (UvA) has been awarded a NWO grant to develop a 'Toolbox for studying the Chemistry Of Light-induced Degradation'. The so-called 'TooCOLD' project ...

  • 8 Nov 2017
    Honorary doctorates awarded to Barbara Partee and Nora Volkow

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) will award honorary doctorates to Prof. Barbara Partee, an internationally influential linguist and philosopher of language, and Prof. Nora Volkow, a globally respected expert in the ...

  • 3 Nov 2017
    European Commission invests €30 billion in research and innovation

    The European Commission has presented the final Work Programme for the EU research and innovation funding programme Horizon 2020.

  • 3 Nov 2017
    Kick-off meeting for the final stage of Horizon 2020

    On Tuesday, 2 October 2017 IXA UvA-HvA organized a kick-off meeting for the final three years of Horizon 2020 with a workshop on writing competitive collaborative proposals.

  • 27 Oct 2017
    AkzoNobel and UvA: on quest for the perfect paint

    Jitte Flapper, R&D team leader at AkzoNobel, is on a quest to find the perfect paint: easily applicable and not harmful to the environment or to the painter’s health. Collaboration with UvA's Van 't Hoff Institute ...