26 projects

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Topfinancing "Impact of Timanian faults on Arctic Tectonics"

ArcTec proposes to study (1) the westward extent, kinematics and timing of formation, and (2) reactivation–overprint of Timanian (i.e., ca. 600 million years old) faults during subsequent tectonic events in the Arctic, and to (3) insert these faults into a detailed tectonic evolution model for Sv...

Awarded: NOK 0.50 mill.

Project Period: 2022-2025

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Topfinancing: A Deep Learning approach for boulder detection –The key to understanding planetary surfaces evolution

Personlig toppfinansiering til prosjektleder i forbindelse med et MSCA IF prosjekt.

Awarded: NOK 0.56 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

"Topfinancing" for Simultaneous Wireless Information and Power Transfer for Medical Implants

The growth and extensible research in active implantable medical devices (AIMDs) have provided the opportunity for continuous and remote monitoring of patients with chronic illness. But the major technological challenge is that most of the implants operate on batteries with limited durability. It...

Awarded: NOK 0.56 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Supply of dense water to the overflows across the Greenland-Scotland Ridge - Topfinancing

SUPERFLOW will determine the pathways and dynamics of the flow of the densest water in the Nordic Seas that is the main source to the lower limb of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC), a critical component of the global climate system. Warm and saline Atlantic Water flowing nor...

Awarded: NOK 0.31 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Toppfinansiering: Political Dynamics of Slow-Onset Disasters - Contrasting Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and Ebola Responses

Disasters differ markedly in their speed and pattern of manifestation, which in turn greatly affects how researchers as well as authorities interpret and respond to them. While theoretical innovations made by disaster researchers over the last century have almost exclusively been developed for th...

Awarded: NOK 0.76 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2022

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Microcomb generation with quadratic nonlinearities in high-confinement LiNbO3-on-insulator (LNOI) waveguides: topfinancing

MICROCOMB is an ITN focusing on applications and fundamentals of microresonator frequency combs. KTH and my contribution to the ITN is: Microcomb generation with quadratic nonlinearities in high-confinement LiNbO3-on-insulator (LNOI) waveguides. I will investigate novel approaches to generate in...

Awarded: NOK 0.33 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

MOVES – Migration and Modernity: Historical and Cultural Challenges – Topfinancing

The project's name is "Typology of Migration Myths: Theoretical/Methodological Questions", and my research deals with the ways in which migration and migrants are represented culturally in narratives about migration. The extended area of the study is migration literature, with a focus on litera...

Awarded: NOK 0.40 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

DISTINCT: "Dementia: Intersectorial Strategy for Training and Innovation Network for Current Technology. Toppfinancing

To ensure social inclusion for people with dementia (PwD), their informal caregivers (ICs), such as family members, have an important role in supporting interactions, a responsibility that only grows as the disease progresses. As dementia affects communication skills and memory functions, initiat...

Awarded: NOK 0.28 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Globalizing Anti-Feminism: A Phenomenology of Transnational Networks of Islamic Women Organizations — GlAntiFem

This project seeks to study global Islamic women organizations and the emerging transnational movement they represent. These organizations are characterized by an opposition against what they perceive as feminism and westernization and have a global pro-activeness that seek to produce emancipator...

Awarded: NOK 0.31 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Novel techniques for quantitative behaviour of convection-diffusion equations (techFRONT) - Topfinancing

Physical laws are mathematically encoded into Partial Differential Equations (PDEs). They tell us how certain quantities – like heat, water, or cars – depend on position and time. Precise information on the fundamental processes of the natural world is based to a large extent on PDEs; in turn, th...

Awarded: NOK 0.44 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Top financing ESR 10 in Supporting the interaction of Humans and Automated vehicles: Preparing for the Environment of Tomorrow (SHAPE-IT)

The overall goal of SHAPE-IT is to enable rapid and reliable development of safe and user-centered automated vehicles (AVs) for urban environments. Vehicle automation has been identified as a game-changer in transport, promising substantial reductions in road-traffic fatalities while improving mo...

Awarded: NOK 0.60 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Tracing allergenic plants in food products

The presence of undeclared allergens in food products poses a serious health risk to consumers and results in important economic losses for the food industry. The detection of allergens is typically performed using immunological methods. DNA-based methods can complement immunoassays and provide h...

Awarded: NOK 0.56 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2021

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

URBASIS- ESR 4.3: Testing of seismicity and attenuation models/decision support - Toppfinansiering

URBASIS (New challenges for Urban Engineering Seismology)- prosjektet handlar om å få betre forståing for seismologiske prosessar og effektar av jordskjelv i urbane områder. PhD - prosjektet ESR 4.3 (Testing of seismicity and attenuation models/decision support) handlar om å teste og vurdere pre...

Awarded: NOK 0.27 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2022

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

VACMA - Vaccine Confidence Media Analytics

The main training objectives in the project is for the researcher to improve his skills in scientific methods related to analysing large textual datasets, develop an in-depth understanding of the vaccine communication field, and extend his european scientific network. As part of the training at F...

Awarded: NOK 0.45 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2021

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

En ny metode til at studere nedbrytning av organisk material i kystnære Arktiske økosystemer - toppfinansiering

Arktiske havområder mottar store mengder organisk karbon via avløp fra omkringliggende isbreer og tinende permafrostjord. Dette oppløste organiske stoffet (dissolved organic matter, DOM) utgjør en av verdens største aktive karbonpuljer, dvs. det kan respireres til CO2 av heterotrofe organismer. L...

Awarded: NOK 0.67 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2021

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

The Art of Deleting: A Study of Erasure Poetry, Practices of Control, Surveillance, and Censorship (TOP-UP FINANCING)

The 2017 MSCA-IF-GF project “The Art of Deleting” (ARTDEL) investigates the topic of deletion and redaction as a poetic, aesthetic, and political act. ARTDEL aims to analyze works of erasure poetry as forms of resistance and activism in digital culture. The project addresses various levels of era...

Awarded: NOK 0.42 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

DEPART toppfinansiering

Type: MSCA-IF Who should have a right to participate in the making of political decisions? Political theorists have thus far approached this important moral question in two ways. Theorists of territorial rights argue that the right to make laws on particular territories belongs to groups, such t...

Awarded: NOK 0.36 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

"Managing language perspectives on an international career" toppfinansiering

GLOMO ITN Abstract: In response to pressures of globalisation and language diversity, multinational corporations (MNC) are increasingly adopting common corporate language (CCL) policies across their operations. Research has demonstrated, however, that adopting a CCL, while promoting communication...

Awarded: NOK 0.48 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2021

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Innovation in Investigative Journalism

The purpose of this application for a top-up funding grant is to complement the MSCA-IF-2016 scholarship awarded to the ER. The ER will conduct a 2-year research on innovation in investigative journalism (SCOOP), supervised by Prof. Wahl-Jorgensen, Director of JOMEC, at Cardiff University, the ho...

Awarded: NOK 0.58 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2019

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Top-Up financing of PODI - Realizing the political rights of persons with disabilities

PODI is a 12 month project based on an Individual Fellowship under H2020 MSCA-IF-2016. Taking as its point of departure the adoption of the UN Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities the fellowship - Realizing the political rights of persons with disabilities (PODI)- examines under...

Awarded: NOK 0.20 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2018

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Feminist theory after sex and gender: The nature-nurture complex in contemporary feminism reconsidered in light of the DST approach

FEMSAG is a cross-disciplinary and methodologically novel research action that will subject prevailing assumptions about the nature-nurture issue within feminist theory to close scrutiny. Such an endeavour is highly pertinent in light of a persistent interest - and often belief - in "essential" s...

Awarded: NOK 0.47 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2019

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Effect of storm events on microbial dynamics and ecosystem functions in lakes

Project description; PhD nr. 6, MANTEL Objectives: it is still unknown how extreme weather events such as storms will affect a lake?s function as a carbon source or sink. Current estimates suggest that lakes globally emit between 8-48 Tg CH yr^(-1) (equivilant to 6-16% of total natural methane e...

Awarded: NOK 0.64 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2020

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Surface Promoted Enhanced Transport of Li-ions toppfinansiering

Prosjektet er IF. As a rechargeable energy source lithium ion batteries (LIB) with a solid-state electrolyte is a highly desired option compared to LIB with liquid electrolytes due to several advantages, such as improved safety and extended lifetime, in addition to enabling devices with both high...

Awarded: NOK 0.39 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2018

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

Toppfinansiering - Electric field driven propulsion and collective dynamics of homogeneous and patchy colloidal capsules.

This is a MSCA Individual Fellowship project. Colloidal capsules are interesting from the point of view of both physics and application. They can be used for controlled material transport and targeted release, and they have shown tremendous potential for fabricating advanced materials through s...

Awarded: NOK 0.19 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2019

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

MUSLIM-NLNO Muslims Condemning Violent Extremism

The project comprehends an interdisciplinary study on the dilemma faced by Muslims whether or not to explicitly disavow violent extremism. It explores how Muslim organisations and youth groups in the Netherlands and Norway have responded to calls to publicly condemn violent extremism. Special att...

Awarded: NOK 0.50 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MSCA-TOPP-UT-Toppfinansiering av MSCA utgående kandidater

METODA: Methodological Explorations between Design and Social Sciences

The aim of this project is to find out how tools and techniques from design can be applied to social science research on people, society, and culture. The project will do this by mapping out and studying projects in academia and professional practice where researchers apply design methods to carr...

Awarded: NOK 0.25 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2018

Location: Ukjent Fylke