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H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Gestural Meanings: Typology and Interface Constraints

The proposed project 'Gestural Meanings: Typology and Interface Constraints' (GeMeTIC) will investigate how gestures, i.e., hand/body movements and facial expressions, contribute to the meaning of spoken utterances. This question has recently gained substantial traction in formal semantics and pr...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

The Dematerialization of Fashion and France's Couture Propaganda during the 1960s and 1970s

FASHION IN IR aims to study the role of French women’s sartorial fashion in its international relations with a focus on both its interaction with the Common Market and its influence on the American mass market during the 1960s and 1970s. This approach is meant to open up the fields of Fashion His...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Social Systems in Transition: The Meaning of Collective Identity and the Interpretation and Translation of the Greek Term Sarx in Paul’s Letters

The aim of the project is to explore community differentiation implications arising from the Greek term sarx in Paul’s letters. The choice of primary material is based on the observation that this term recurs in settings where collective identity is established, and where the salvific capacity of...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Favorable Conditions of the Spread of the Cult of Asclepius across the Transportation Network of the Roman Mediterranean: A Quantitative Evaluation

The overall aim of the action is to clearly demonstrate that the application of the interdisciplinary theoretical and methodological portfolio of rising Digital Humanities to the study of ancient history is a promising path towards generating new knowledge about the past. I intend to push forward...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Regional Religious Networks in the Roman Empire

RENE is a first interdisciplinary study to investigate interactions between rural and urban cult sites, their communities, the diffusion of religious traditions and architectural style, the regional mobility of elite (temple benefactors and dedicators), and how the latter affected religious trait...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Learning gaps in criminal justice system in Norway

GAPSLE is an interdisciplinary project studying criminal justice system (CJS) in Norway. It recognises the need to go beyond individual skill-based learning and promotes development of collaborative learning as a way to find new innovative ways of working, increase staff’s work-based well-being a...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Rogaland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Towards Precision Psychiatry

The intricacies of the human mind and its disorders are one of the remaining modern-day enigmas. Whereas recent advances in brain imaging and genetics are currently changing the clinical neurosciences by identifying novel general mechanisms of complex traits underlying risk and resilience at the ...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Understanding the global effect of corporate tax reforms

Despite the wide-spread cross-border operations of firms, the lack of appropriate data has so far precluded a knowledge-based understanding of the international repercussions of corporate tax policies. TAXGLOBAL provides novel insights into the cross-border effect of firm taxation on economic ac...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Vestland

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Real-time optimal control of the CO2 heat pump system for residential use

The aim of this project is to develop efficient real-time optimal control (RTOC) for the carbon dioxide (CO2) heat pump as a part of a building energy supply system and validate its reliability experimentally. This is necessary to increase the system efficiency. For a high system efficiency with ...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2022

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

A Multifactorial Analysis of Possessive Structures: Mapping the Interaction of Language, Culture, and Cognition

A Multifactorial Analysis of Possessive Structures: Mapping the Interaction of Language, Culture, and Cognition There is a general consensus in the linguistic community that language is embedded in its cognitive, social, and multimodal dimensions, but these dimensions are often studied in isolati...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2020-2023

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

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Digital Poetry in Today’s Russia: Canonisation and Translation

GLORIOUS is an interdisciplinary study of online networks created by contemporary Russian poets that brings together poets, scholars and translators. The project will offer the first theoretical conceptualisation of such networks, introduce the most exciting new voices to an Anglophone audience t...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

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

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Authoritarianism and Messianic Conceptions of Politics in Turkey 1850-2015

The literature approaches the authoritarian turn in Turkish politics either as an example of political Islam gone wrong or as part of the competitive authoritarianism that sweep across the globe. But even a cursory glance reveals the persistence and recurrence of authoritarian themes in Turkish p...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

American Norwegian Sound Systems and Language Contact

This project examines language contact and language maintenance among American Norwegian-English bilinguals. By drawing on both quantitative and qualitative methods, I focus on bilingual vowel patterns and the extent to which Norwegian and English influence each others' phonological systems in wa...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Looking for the Impersonal Core -- Impersonal Pronouns across Germanic languages

IPG_CORE examines the grammatical properties of German, Norwegian, and Swedish impersonal pronouns outside of and inside attitude contexts (i.e., sentential arguments of attitude verbs, like "believe"). The aim is to provide new linguistic data and theoretical results that allow us to settle the ...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Preservation and Adaptation in Turkish as a Heritage Language (PATH) - A Natural Language Laboratory in a Small Dutch Town

Understanding how languages leak into each other in the bilingual brain is a central testing ground for theories of language in the brain (which will inform all future educational policy), and also for theories of language change under contact. However, the crucial detailed information is strikin...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2022

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

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Women Writing Saints: Proto-feminist Discourses in Religious texts written by Women in Counter-Reformation Italy

WomenWritingSaints is an interdisciplinary project exploring the religious literature authored by different categories of early modern women writers in post-Tridentine Italy (1563-1700), bringing together literary studies, cultural history, the history of ideas and women’s studies. The sacred wri...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Recording the Borders: Sounding Displacement and Integration in Europe

Working at the intersections of music and refugee studies, RecBord examines soundscapes of displacement. It asks how sound mediates relations between refugee and host communities: How do experiences of forced migration manifest in sound? How do these sounds both enable and constrain processes of ...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

The Mobility, Meaning, Mercantile Connections of Altarpieces between Germany and Scandinavia across the Hanse Network in the Fifteenth Century

The Mobility, Meaning, Mercantile Connections of Altarpieces between Germany and Scandinavia across the Hanse Network in the Fifteenth Century The Hanse trade organization functioned as a medieval trading organization before the advent of early modern global trade in the Baltic and North Sea reg...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Development of Deep-UV Quantitative Microscopy for the Study of Mitochondrial Dysfunction

Mitochondria play a vital role in the cellular machinery, hence it is little surprising that their dysfunction has been linked to many diseases, from diabetes to neurodegeneration. However, as many studies on the interplay of organelles and molecular dynamics often employ fluorescence microscopy,...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

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

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Infinity in Mathematics: A Philosophical analysis of Critical Views of Infinity

This project’s research goal is a systematic philosophical and mathematical analysis of critical views of infinity: views which have questioned one or more aspects of standard approaches to infinity in mathematics. Criticism of infinity originates in fundamental debates at the turn of the 20th ce...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Language switching and script mixing: multilingual landscapes of medieval Scandinavia

The present project aims to investigate the encounter between the Latin and the native vernacular written culture in medieval Scandinavia, through phenomena of language and script switching in epigraphic sources. The spread of Latin is a pivotal point in the development of all European literate s...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2023

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Disability and Disease during the 1918 Influenza Pandemic: Implications for Preparedness Policies

A global influenza pandemic is imminent and public health preparedness plans that address the needs of vulnerable populations are indispensable. While researchers have documented socioeconomic and geographic variables that contribute to disparities in infection and mortality, there has been littl...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Multiparametric imaging of glioblastoma tumour heterogeneity for supporting treatment decisions and accurate prognostic estimation

Glioblastoma is not only the most frequent but also the most malignant tumour originating in the Central Nervous System. Due to the extremely complex and heterogeneous molecular biology of this tumour “the same treatment for all” approach does not work well in this disease, and standard of care i...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Coordination for Efficient and Green Urban Mobility

Traffic hotspots in Europe are expected to generate over 203 billion Euro of economic cost by 2025. Traffic congestion in cities raises serious concerns on the level of CO2 emissions, fuel consumption and discomfort to drivers due to prolonged travel time and large idle time behind the red lights...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Indigenous Research, Institutionalisation and Neo-Politicisation: A Conjunctural Analysis of Sami Research in Finland

INREPOSA combines Cultural and Indigenous studies to study the shifting terrains of research relating to the Sami in Finland. Western scientific interest on the Sámi - the Indigenous People in Northern Europe - has a long and rich (colonial) history, but the emergence of "Sámi research" as an ac...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2022

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

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

DNA nanohydrogel loaded Liposomal formulations for high loading efficiency of antimicrobial drugs against intracellular bacterial and topical biofilm infections

Dr. Sybil Obuobi was awarded her PhD in Pharmacy at the National University of Singapore (Singapore) in July 2018 and is very excited to pursue a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Tromso The Arctic University of Norway (UiT, Norway) under the supervision of Prof. Natasa Skalko-Basnet, ...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2022

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

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Developing 2-photon optical imaging for neural-network studies in medial entorhinal cortex of freely moving mice

The medial entorhinal cortex (MEC) and the adjacent pre- and parasubiculum are thought to create an internal map of self-position that animals may use for goal-directed navigation. This map uses a set of functionally specific and largely non-overlapping cell types: grid cells, border cells, spee...

Tildelt: kr 2,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Low Power and Fault Tolerant Cache Memory Design through a Combination of Hardware and Software Approaches

PALMERA will address the low power and fault tolerant cache memory design bottleneck through a combination of hardware and software approaches. The proposal has two research directions: (1) Develop a cache memory hardware equipped with novel circuit designs to keep the reliability during voltage ...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2022

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Using population genomics and metabarcoding to pro-actively manage kelp bioresources

Kelp forests are known globally as hotspots for macroscopic biodiversity. Norway has Europe’s largest population of kelp having a long tradition of exploiting wild populations of this natural resource. There is currently a lot of interest in the species, Saccharina latissima, to develop Norway’s ...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2022

Sted: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Individuals, social identities and archetypes – the oldest Scandinavian personal names in an archaeological light

This project sets out to investigate the relation between personal names, social identities and social status in Scandinavia, ca. 300 - 800 AD. The project is called ArcNames and it aims to rethink the evidence of Late Iron Age and Viking Age personal names and their contexts by putting them into...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2019-2021

Sted: Vestland