ABOUT CASIMIR

Research grants

Over the years, our Casimir PhD students, postdocs and senior researchers have been very successful in obtaining various research grants. Below you will find a non-exhaustive overview. For more information on the research carried out within Casimir and the researchers participating in Casimir, click here.

Grants

  • NWO-Rubicon: Timon Idema (2009), Stefan Semrau (2009), Jan-Willem van de Meent (2010), Menno Poot (2010), Ferry Prins (2011), Aartjan te Velthuis (2012), Guinevere Mathies (2013), Jörn Venderbos (2013), Louk Rademaker (2014), Hannes Bernien (2015).
  • NWO-Veni: Marijn van Huis (2006), Kevin O’Neill (2006), Jante Salverda (2007), Louis de Smet (2007), Irena Ivanovska (2007), Nika Akopian (2008), Jan Lipfert (2009), Gary Steele (2009), Vladimir Juricic (2009), Akira Endo (2010), Wolfgang Löffler (2010), Violeta Navarro Paredes (2011), Vlad Pribiag (2011), Irene Groot (2012), Daniela Kraft (2013), Marie-Eve Aubin-Tam (2013), Enrique Burzuri (2013), Tim Taminiau (2013), Attila Geresdi (2014).
  • NWO-Vidi: Nynke Dekker (2005), Michiel de Dood (2005), Val Zwiller (2006), Ronald Hanson (2007), Sense Jan van der Molen (2009), Marcel Rost (2009), Merlijn van Spengen (2009), Andrei Parnachev (2010), Leonardo DiCarlo (2010), Vincenzo Vitelli (2012), Pierre Barthelemy (2012), Sander Otte (2012), Christophe Danelon (2012), Akira Endo (2014), Gary Steele (2014).
  • NWO-Vici: Herre van der Zant (2005), Alberto Morpurgo (2006), Serge Lemay (2007), Lieven Vandersypen (2007), Nynke Dekker (2010), Dirk Bouwmeester (2010), Martin van Hecke (2011), Koenraad Schalm (2013), Tjerk Oosterkamp (2013), John van Noort (2014).
  • NWO-ECHO: Martina Huber (2009), Michel Orrit (2013).
  • NWO-SmartMix: Joost Frenken, Henny Zandbergen, Tjerk Oosterkamp, Marcel Rost (NIMIC, 2007).
  • NWO-middelgroot: Akira Endo and Paul van der Werf (2012).
  • NWO-groot: Jan van Ruitenbeek and others (2008, ESCHER).
  • NWO-Zwaartekracht:
    ‘Frontiers of NanoScience’ (NanoFront, 2012). Main applicant: Cees Dekker; co-applicants: Carlo Beenakker, Leo Kouwenhoven, Joost Frenken, Michel Orrit, Henny Zandbergen.
    'BaSyC – Building a Synthetic Cell'(2017). Main applicant: Marileen Dogterom, co-applicant: Cees Dekker.
    'Delta-Institute for Theoretical Physics: Matter at all Scales (2012).' Co-applicants: Carlo Beenakker, Jan Zaanen.
    'Quantum Software Consortium' (2017). Co-applicants: Dirk Bouwmeester, Ronald Hanson, Stephanie Wehner.
  • ERC starting grants: Tjerk Oosterkamp (2008), Lieven Vandersypen (2008), Nynke Dekker (2012), Chirlmin Joo (2012), Ronald Hanson (2012), Val Zwiller (2012), Grégory Schneider (2013), Anton Akhmerov (2014), Daniela Kraft (2017), Milan Allan (2017).
  • ERC advanced grants: Michel Orrit (2008), Leo Kouwenhoven (2008), Carlo Beenakker (2009), Cees Dekker (2009), Joost Frenken (2010), Henny Zandbergen (2010), Herre van der Zant (2012), Teun Klapwijk (2013).
  • ERC synergy grants: Leo Kouwenhoven, Lieven Vandersypen and Carlo Beenakker (2012), Marileen Dogterom (2013).

Workshops

29 March 2011 - 1 January 2019

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