353 projects

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Improving the flow in the pipeline of the next generation of marine biodiscovery scientists

MarPipe is a consortium of 11 partners (IBP-CNR, SZN, UiT, UNIABDN, GEOMAR, KULeuven, UCC, eCOAST, MEDINA, MicroDish, Italbiotec) based in 8 countries (I, N, UK, D, B, IRL, E, NL), including 3 from the non-academic sector. We will train 11 ESRs in marine drug-discovery, providing these researcher...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2021

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku

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Smart capture phases for proteomics, glycomics and biomarker assays

The overall objective of BioCapture is to develop novel robust assays for proteinaceous biomarkers associated with cancer and to develop innovative tools for assaying elusive cancer related posttranslational modifications in proteins. This will be achieved by exploiting robust glycan, peptide and...

Awarded: NOK 3.5 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2021

Location: Oslo og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Low energy ELEctron driven chemistry for the advantage of emerging NAno-fabrication methods

Chemistry is fundamental to nanotechnology, as chemistry can prepare specifically tailored molecules to serve, in a bottom-up approach, as the building blocks for the fabrication of functional and structured nano-materials. Nanotechnology is the technology of the 21st century with applications fr...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2021

Location: Oslo

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Predictive and Accelerated Metabolic Engineering Network

The world economy is dependent on fossil resources: oil, gas and coal. The fossil resources are finite and their consumption causes catastrophic environmental changes. Therefore we need to move towards sustainable economy using renewable resources for energy and chemicals production. Via metaboli...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Viken

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The Role of Universities in Innovation and Regional Development

The Role of Universities in Innovation and Regional Development (RUNIN) is a European Training Network for Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs) in the field of science and innovation studies. The aim of the network is to train researchers on how universities contribute to innovation and economic growth...

Awarded: NOK 7.8 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2021

Location: Rogaland

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Hybrid Particle-Field Approach Including Electrostatics for Large-Scale Simulations of Biological Systems

Despite the continuous progress in computer simulations, the typical time and size bottlenecks are nowadays still heavily affecting the feasibility of large-scale simulations of complex biological systems at the molecular resolution accuracy. The current proposal aims at formulating a new hybrid ...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Circular European Economy Innovative Training Network

Circ€uit – the Circular European Economy Innovative Training Network - creates a cohort of future leaders in research, policy & business through its innovative training programme focused on the Circular Economy. Circular business models, based on leasing or providing functionality rather than pro...

Awarded: NOK 5.3 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Protecting patients with enhanced susceptibility to infections

The Microbes in Health and Disease research programme at the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) proposes the Doctoral Training Programme PRONKJEWAIL (‘a real gem’) in the field of hospital care and infection. The specific training objective is ‘protecting patients with enhanced susceptibi...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2016-2021

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Integrating Ecosystem Heterogeneity to Enhance ESM Performance

Earth system models (ESM) are widely used to predict future climate and inform policy (e.g. IPCC). Recent research suggests that ESM do a poor job predicting future climate because they exclude microbial biogeochemical cycling and soil heterogeneity (e.g. texture), which affect the climate system...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Competitive Advantage for the Data-driven ENTerprise

The notion of big data and its application in driving organizational decision making has attracted enormous attention over the past couple of years. Prominent examples of companies engaging in the big data paradigm have illustrated the potential in generating substantial business impacts and fund...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

PET Imaging in Drug Design and Development

The drug development strategy currently pursued by the pharmaceutical industry worldwide is inefficient and unsustainable for the health care system. To keep the latter affordable, drug development should become more efficient and drug treatment should become more “personalized” and “rationalized...

Awarded: NOK 5.1 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Software-defined Intermittent Networking

In the ever-growing Internet of Things (IoT), Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) play an increasingly important role, with a strong demand for robust solutions in extreme environments. The aim of this proposal is to develop a networking solution that handles the intermittent communication links that...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Rail Infrastructure Systems Engineering Network

Social and economic growth, security and sustainability in Europe are at risk of being compromised due to aging and failing railway infrastructure systems. This partly reflects a recognised skill shortage in railway infrastructure engineering. This project, RISEN, aims to enhance knowledge creati...

Awarded: NOK 0.73 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2021

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

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Microorganisms in Warming Arctic Environments

The Arctic plays a key role in the Earth’s climate system and is an area of growing strategic importance for European policy. In this ETN, we will train the next generation of Arctic microbiology and biogeochemistry experts who, through their unique understanding of the Arctic environment and the...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Svalbard

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Analysis of sugar- and osmo-signalling mechanisms in cell wall integrity maintenance

Cell walls provide plant cells with structural support during growth and differentiation as well as with protection against environmental stress. Cell wall composition and structure is adapted to these functional requirements by a dedicated mechanism to maintain cell wall integrity (CWI). The ava...

Awarded: NOK 1.7 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Understanding subduction zone topography through modelling of coupled shallow and deep processes

The SUBITOP ETN is a framework for training and career development of young researchers in Geodynamics, Geophysics, Geology and Geomorphology. It has a scientific focus on the dynamics of continental margins where tectonic plates are recycled through subduction. Subduction processes have shaped ...

Awarded: NOK 2.6 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Rogaland og 3 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Hydraulics modelling for drilling automation

Societal uses for the drilling of deep wells are abundant and have enormous impact on global economies; examples include the exploration of minerals, geothermal energy, oil and gas. The future sustainable harvesting of these resources requires the exploitation of difficult-to-access, unconvention...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Vestfold og Telemark

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Deictic Communication - A Multidisciplinary Training

Deictic communication is fundamental to understanding communication in both typical and atypical populations, and forms the key connection between language and objects/locations in the world. It is therefore critical to understanding human-human interaction, and human-system interaction in a rang...

Awarded: NOK 2.6 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Improving sustainability and performance of aquafeeds

An important gap in continued sustainability of fish farming is the lack of a proper understanding on digestive function and aquafeeds utilization. The WiseFeed project will focus on this gap using an integrative approach and considering selected key fish species in culture, the feed composition ...

Awarded: NOK 1.0 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

EXperimental Computational Hybrid Assessment of Natural Gas pipelines Exposed to Seismic Risk

EXCHANGE-Risk is an Intersectoral/International Research and Innovation staff exchange scheme between academia and the industry in Europe and North America focusing on mitigating Seismic Risk of buried steel pipeline Networks that are subjected to ground-imposed permanent deformations. It also ai...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2016-2019

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Adaptive plasticity meets unpredictability: how do organisms cope with changing environmental variability?

Natural populations are continually exposed to environmental change and respond in the short-term via plastic mechanisms and over longer time periods by genetic adaptation. Both plastic and genetic responses to changes in the mean environment are well understood. However, less is known about the ...

Awarded: NOK 1.7 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Algebraic Representations in Computer-Aided Design for complEx Shapes

ARCADES aims at disrupting the traditional paradigm in Computer-Aided Design (CAD) by exploiting cutting-edge research in mathematics and algorithm design. Geometry is now a critical tool in a large number of key applications; somewhat surprisingly, however, several approaches of the CAD industry...

Awarded: NOK 5.1 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2019

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

PRONTO: PROcess NeTwork Optimization for efficient and sustainable operation of Europe’s process industries taking machinery condition and process performance into account.

The typical lifetime of an industrial process plant is between 30 and 50 years. Technologies to enhance the operation and optimization of process plants can both guide the development of new state-of-the-art process plants and, perhaps more pertinently, can ensure that the large installed base of...

Awarded: NOK 7.7 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2019

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage og 3 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Wireless In-Body Environment

WiBEC (Wireless In-Body Environment Communications) is an Innovative Training Network for 16 young researchers, who will be recruited and trained in coordinated manner by Academia, Industry, and Medical Centres. This training will address the Social, Health, and Technology challenges of the H2020...

Awarded: NOK 12.2 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2019

Location: Oslo og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Smart Sensor Technologies and Training for Radiation Enhanced Applications and Measurements

STREAM is a 4-year multi-site training network that aims at career development of Early Stage Researchers (ESRs) on scientific design, construction manufacturing and of advanced radiation instrumentation. STREAM targets the development of innovative radiation-hard, smart CMOS sensor technologies ...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2016-2019

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Image-Guided Surgery (IGS) and Personalised Postoperative Immunotherapy To Improving Cancer Outcome

The basic concept of our proposal is to develop nanoparticle-based encapsulated libraries of different immunotherapeutic biomolecules for treatment after surgery as part of a novel cancer management strategy. The current state-of-art for the management of cancer starts with surgery, after identif...

Awarded: NOK 5.1 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2019

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

CHallenges in Preservation of Structure

This research and innovation staff exchange programme builds on significant investments made by the national research councils of the European and Third countries involved to support basic research on the topic of structure preserving algorithms. In the last four years, we have established a very...

Awarded: NOK 2.3 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2019

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

EMBL Interdisciplinary, International and Intersectorial Postdocs

The EIPOD programme was developed in 2007 with the objective of making use of the excellent scientific environment available at EMBL to support an innovative fellowship programme focused on interdisciplinary research training for postdoctoral fellows. EI3POD is designed to enrich and significantl...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2015-2020

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Ocean Medicines

Marine organisms have the capacity to produce a variety of biologically potent natural products. Such novel molecules have new mechanisms of action and therefore could be used to treat human diseases and enhance the quality of life, especially in the ageing segment of the population. However, alt...

Awarded: NOK 0.48 mill.

Project Period: 2015-2019

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

In the eye of the observer: Visual processing at the heart of the retina

All visual information is broadcasted by an intra-retinal pathway formed by a group of neurons called bipolar cells. They collect photoreceptor signals in the outer retina and relay the signals to the inner retinal neurons. This transfer of visual information is far from passive: Each of the at l...

Awarded: NOK 2.6 mill.

Project Period: 2015-2019

Location: Vestland