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Prof. Sankowski and his 3 ERC grants

Prof. Piotr Sankowski, from the Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics, is the first person in Poland who received three European Research Council grants. Prof. Mikołaj Bojańczyk, from the same faculty, has got two grants. The ERC also gave two ERC grants to Prof. Janusz Bujnicki from the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology [...]

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Success of Polish researchers in the QuantERA Call 2017

QuantERA Consortium is pleased to announce the results of the QuantERA Call 2017. Thanks to joint funding provided by the European Union and QuantERA member organisations, the list of projects recommended for funding includes 26 excellent international proposals in the field of quantum technology research: Quantum communication Quantum simulation Quantum computation Quantum information sciences Quantum [...]

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Statistics of Polish participation in FP Horizon 2020 – short report after 404 calls

We are presenting a short report on Poland's participation in the Horizon 2020 programme. The analysis concerns 404 calls evaluated by the EC in the area of submitted applications and signed grant agreements for the implementation of projects before 30 September 2017. Report is available here: LINK

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ASM- Market Research and Analysis Centre coordinator of the SMEthod project

ASM - Market Research and Analysis Centre will soon launch the sixth project under Horizon 2020. This time ASM will be a coordinator of the project called „Methodology for efficient segmenting innovating SMEs based on lifecycles, represented sectors and regional characteristics” (SMEthod). SMEthod is a research project aimed at delivering an improved methodology of identifying [...]

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Four Polish researchers among 2017 ERC Starting Grantees

The European Research Council (ERC) has announced the awarding of its Starting Grants to 406 early-career researchers throughout Europe. There are four Polish researchers among them, two of them will conduct their ERC projects in Poland: Dr.  Krzysztof Fic (Poznan University of Technology) and Dr. Artur Obłuski (University of Warsaw). The new grantees will work [...]

University of Silesia in Katowice carries out Horizon 2020 project

University of Silesia in Katowice carries out Horizon 2020 project, which aim is to find a solution how to embrace the children born of war. The war ends, the foreign soldiers depart, and some may well be leaving babies behind... Whether the father was friend or foe, the local women to whom these children are [...]

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New Horizon 2020 project at IPPT PAN

In July 2017 European Comission, in the frame of the call H2020-MSCA-RISE-2017 MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE RESEARCH AND INNOVATION STAFF EXCHANGE (MSCA RISE) has granted the project QUANTIFY "Unraveling the role of anisotropy in material failure". The project is coordinated by the University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) and one of the project beneficiaries is IPPT PAN. [...]

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Poland is involved in creating an integrated observing system for the Atlantic Ocean

Buoys, floats, moorings and research vessels, to name just a few examples - data about the state of the Atlantic is collected by a number of means. And by a profusion of actors, who could jointly produce even better results if they applied a common strategy. EU-funded researchers are driving the development of an integrated [...]

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Polish National Medicines Institute is involved in the EU-funded ENABLE project

An EU-funded project has found a potential new way to target drug-resistant bacteria, and it is hoped that the initiative's drug discovery platform will lead to more ground-breaking discoveries - with the potential to save lives. The ENABLE project is working to advance the development of potential antibiotics against gram-negative bacteria, such as Escherichia coli. [...]

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Institute of Slavic Studies Polish Academy of Sciences was awarded HR Excellence in Research logo

Institute of Slavic Studies Polish Academy of Sciences comprehensive analysis and action plan meet all the requirements for the use of the 'HR Excellence in research' award. ISS PAS can now use the 'HR Excellence in Research' award to help promote itself as a provider of a stimulating and favourable work environment. The award reflects [...]