HIP NEWS September 18th 2017

HIP NEWS September 18th 2017
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DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS / HIP JOINT COLLOQUIA / SEMINARS
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Tuesday 19 September 2017 at 10.15 in A315
Paolo Di Vecchia (Nordita)
Universal soft behavior of massless particles and the tale of two dilatons

More information on http://www.hip.fi/seminars/ .

WEBCAST LIVE ONLINE: RESEARCHERS’ NIGHT AT CERN – VIRTUAL TOUR IN FINNISH
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Time: Friday 29 September in Finnish at 18:00 CEST with Data Centre
Venue: The Facebook Live will be available from the News Feed. The link to the event page is http://cern.ch/go/RtN9
The online part of the event includes virtual tours of experiments. The Universities of Jyväskylä and Tampere will have an interactive session with Data Centre, which will be broadcasted on Facebook Live on the CERN page for other interested people to follow.

HIP NEWS September 12th 2017

HIP NEWS September 12th 2017
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FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
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The Foundations’ Post Doc Pool
The pool grants are intended only for sending researchers abroad from Finland. The pool grants are not intended for subsidizing researchers’ mobility from other countries to Finland.
The Pool’s application round is open from 15 Aug until 15 Sept 2017.
http://www.postdocpooli.fi/?lang=en

WEBCAST LIVE ONLINE: Researchers’ Night at CERN – virtual tour in Finnish
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Time: Friday 29 September in Finnish at 18:00 CEST with Data Centre
Venue: The Facebook Live will be available from the News Feed. The link to the event page is http://cern.ch/go/RtN9
The online part of the event includes virtual tours of experiments. The Universities of Jyväskylä and Tampere will have an interactive session with Data Centre, which will be broadcasted on Facebook Live on the CERN page for other interested people to follow.

HIP NEWS September 4th 2017

HIP NEWS September 4th 2017
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COSMOLOGY SEMINARS
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Thursday 7 September 2017 at 14:15 room A311
Andi Hektor (NICPB, Tallinn): TBA

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
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The Foundations’ Post Doc Pool
The pool grants are intended only for sending researchers abroad from Finland. The pool grants are not intended for subsidizing researchers’ mobility from other countries to Finland.
The Pool’s application round is open from 15 Aug until 15 Sept 2017.
http://www.postdocpooli.fi/?lang=en

KUMPULA CAMPUS: DATA MANAGEMENT PLANNING WORKSHOP IN SEPTEMBER
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The Helsinki University Library organizes workshops which concentrate on the best practices of research data management and hands-on training of data management planning.
Enrollments: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/81186/lomake.html
More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY365770
Please also check ResearchGuides:Research Data Management

WEBCAST LIVE ONLINE: Researchers’ Night at CERN – virtual tour in Finnish
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Time: Friday 29 September in Finnish at 18:00 CEST with Data Centre
Venue: The Facebook Live will be available from the News Feed. The link to the event page is http://cern.ch/go/RtN9
The online part of the event includes virtual tours of experiments. The Universities of Jyväskylä and Tampere will have an interactive session with Data Centre, which will be broadcasted on Facebook Live on the CERN page for other interested people to follow.

HIP NEWS August 28th 2017

HIP NEWS August 28th 2017
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DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS / HIP JOINT COLLOQUIA / SEMINARS
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Tuesday 29 August 2017 at 10.15 in E205 (note place!)
Stanislav Rusak (Nordita)
Inflation, Higgs and EW vacuum stability

More information on http://www.hip.fi/seminars/.

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
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THE FOUNDATIONS’ POST DOC POOL
The pool grants are intended only for sending researchers abroad from Finland. The pool grants are not intended for subsidizing researchers’ mobility from other countries to Finland.
The Pool’s application round is open from 15 Aug until 15 Sept 2017.
http://www.postdocpooli.fi/?lang=en

THE NESSLING FOUNDATION AWARDS
Nessling Foundation general call is open from 14 Aug until 15 Sept 2017. Funding for scientific research promoting environmental protection, and for the communication and implementation of research knowledge.
http://www.nessling.fi/grants-2/open-calls/?lang=en

THE MAGNUS EHRNROOTH FOUNDATION AWARDS / GRADUATE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS
The graduate student stipend can be awarded for a period of one year or a half year, preferably for the period 1.7. – 30.6. or 1.7. – 31.12. to a student who has been accepted by the university as a doctoral student.
More information https://www.magnusehrnroothinsaatio.fi/en/grants/#reserch_grant

VÄISÄLÄ FOUNDATION’S SCHOLARSHIPS
Väisälä Foundation’s scholarships in natural sciences can be applied from 14th August to 26th September 2017.
Applications shall be made by electronic means only. For detailed instructions, see https://www.acadsci.fi/en/scholarships-and-prizes/scholarships/vaisala-foundation.html (in Finnish)

All the material is in Finnish, but more information via email ( nina.rapelo [at] acadsci.fi ) from the office of Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Finnish Academy of Science and Letters).

VUORINEUVOS MATTI SUNDBERG QUALITY FUND GRANT
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Aalto University School of Science invites applications for the Vuorineuvos Matti Sundberg Quality Fund grant. The amount of the grant is in general 5 000 euro. Eligible applicants are university or university of applied sciences teachers or researchers who have achieved success in quality related education or research or persons working in industry who have distinguished themselves in the development, research or education in quality issues. The grant can also be awarded to an organization.

The deadline for applications is 30.9.2017. A written application with utilization of the grant and/or project plan (and a 1000 character summary) from quality perspective, CV and possible list of publications of the applicant(s) or applicant’s representative are submitted through the electronic Webpropol system at: https://www.webropolsurveys.com/S/5F63A5F1B57C223F.par

For more information please contact secretary of the grant committee Pirjo Peippo-Lavikka, pirjo.peippo-lavikka [at] aalto.fi
http://sci.aalto.fi/en/about/matti_sundberg_grant/

ASK&APPLY TOUR
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Academy of Finland’s Ask&Apply tour is on its way around Finland. The main themes include the evaluation process, open science and the new international guidelines.
For the tour dates see http://www.aka.fi/fi/rahoitus/ask-apply/askapply-tour-dates-2017/

WEBCAST LIVE ONLINE: RESEARCHERS’ NIGHT AT CERN – VIRTUAL TOUR IN FINNISH
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Time: Friday 29 September in Finnish at 18:00 CEST with Data Centre
Venue: The Facebook Live will be available from the News Feed. The link to the event page is http://cern.ch/go/RtN9
The online part of the event includes virtual tours of experiments. The Universities of Jyväskylä and Tampere will have an interactive session with Data Centre, which will be broadcasted on Facebook Live on the CERN page for other interested people to follow.

HIP NEWS August 21st 2017

HIP NEWS August 21st 2017
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DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS / HIP JOINT COLLOQUIA / SEMINARS
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Tuesday 22 August 2017 at 10.15 in A315
Vasily Tarasov (Moscow State University)
Physics on Fractals: Approaches and Problems

More information on http://www.hip.fi/seminars/.

THE ACADEMY’S SEPTEMBER 2017 CALL
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Applications for the Academy of Finland’s September 2017 call can be submitted as of 1st of September. The call closes on 27 September at 16.15 local Finnish time.
Please note the Academy Programme for Novel Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Physical Sciences and Engineering Research (AIPSE) included in the September call; deadline also 27 September at 16.15 local Finnish time.

OPEN CALL: ERC ADVANCED GRANT – ERC-2017-ADG
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ERC Advanced Grants allow exceptional established research leaders who has track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years, in order to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects that open new directions in their respective research fields or other domains.
Deadline for the call is 31 August 2017. Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/tutkimusrahoitus-horisontti2020/research-funding-horizon2020-european-research-council-erc-funding

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
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THE FOUNDATIONS’ POST DOC POOL
The pool grants are intended only for sending researchers abroad from Finland. The pool grants are not intended for subsidizing researchers’ mobility from other countries to Finland.
The Pool’s application round is open from 15 Aug until 15 Sept 2017.
http://www.postdocpooli.fi/?lang=en

THE NESSLING FOUNDATION AWARDS
Nessling Foundation general call is open from 14 Aug until 15 Sept 2017. Funding for scientific research promoting environmental protection, and for the communication and implementation of research knowledge.
http://www.nessling.fi/grants-2/open-calls/?lang=en

THE MAGNUS EHRNROOTH FOUNDATION AWARDS / GRADUATE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS
The graduate student stipend can be awarded for a period of one year or a half year, preferably for the period 1.7. – 30.6. or 1.7. – 31.12. to a student who has been accepted by the university as a doctoral student.
More information https://www.magnusehrnroothinsaatio.fi/en/grants/#reserch_grant

VÄISÄLÄ FOUNDATION’S SCHOLARSHIPS
Väisälä Foundation’s scholarships in natural sciences can be applied from 14th August to 26th September 2017.
Applications shall be made by electronic means only. For detailed instructions, see https://www.acadsci.fi/en/scholarships-and-prizes/scholarships/vaisala-foundation.html (in Finnish)

All the material is in Finnish, but more information via email ( nina.rapelo [at] acadsci.fi ) from the office of Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Finnish Academy of Science and Letters).

HIP NEWS August 14th 2017

HIP NEWS August 14th 2017
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DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS / HIP JOINT COLLOQUIA / SEMINARS
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Tuesday 15 August 2017 at 10.15 in A315
Martin Krššák (Tartu)
Modified teleparallel theories

More information on http://www.hip.fi/seminars/.

OPEN CALL: ERC ADVANCED GRANT – ERC-2017-ADG
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ERC Advanced Grants allow exceptional established research leaders who has track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years, in order to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects that open new directions in their respective research fields or other domains.
Deadline for the call is 31 August 2017.
Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/tutkimusrahoitus-horisontti2020/research-funding-horizon2020-european-research-council-erc-funding

NOKIA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP AND JORMA OLLILA GRANT APPLICATION CALLS
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Nokia Foundation has calls open for applications for Nokia Scholarships, Jorma Ollila grants, and Nokia Visiting Professor grants.
Deadline: 25 September, 2017.

Nokia Scholarship is intended to encourage efficient, fast-progressing postgraduate studies. The scholarship can be granted for post-graduate studies in a Finnish university, or to a Finnish applicant for post-graduate studies abroad.
Jorma Ollila Grant is targeted towards recently graduated doctors to further develop their research career. Personal grants are awarded for gaining international experience for a period of 1-3 years.
Nokia Visiting Professor Grant can be applied throughout the year, with the next deadline being also on September 25.

More information is available at www.nokiafoundation.com.

KUMPULA CAMPUS: DATA MANAGEMENT PLANNING WORKSHOPS IN AUGUST AND IN SEPTEMBER
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More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY365770

HIP NEWS August 7th 2017

HIP NEWS August 7th 2017
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DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS / HIP JOINT COLLOQUIA / SEMINARS
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Tuesday 8 August 2017 at 10.15 in E204 , note place!
Jean-Paul Blaizot (Saclay). Special Colloquium.
Bose-Einstein condensation in unusual circumstances

THE ACADEMY’S SEPTEMBER 2017 CALL
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Applications for the Academy of Finland’s September 2017 call can be submitted as of 1st of September. The call closes on 27 September at 16.15 local Finnish time.
Please note the Academy Programme for Novel Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Physical Sciences and Engineering Research (AIPSE) included in the September call; deadline also 27 September at 16.15 local Finnish time.

OPEN CALL: ERC ADVANCED GRANT – ERC-2017-ADG
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ERC Advanced Grants allow exceptional established research leaders who has track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years, in order to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects that open new directions in their respective research fields or other domains.
Deadline for the call is 31 August 2017.
Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/tutkimusrahoitus-horisontti2020/research-funding-horizon2020-european-research-council-erc-funding

RESEARCH FUNDING EVENTS
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(CITY CENTRE) Academy of Finland – Ask and Apply September 2017 Call
Writing Successful ERC StG & CoG Grant Proposals 2018
https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/fundingtraining/fundingtraining

KUMPULA CAMPUS: DATA MANAGEMENT PLANNING WORKSHOPS IN AUGUST AND IN SEPTEMBER
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More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY365770
Please also check ResearchGuides:Research Data Management

HIP NEWS July 31st 2017

HIP NEWS July 31st 2017
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THE ACADEMY’S SEPTEMBER 2017 CALL
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Applications for the Academy of Finland’s September 2017 call can be submitted as of 1st of September. The call closes on 27 September at 16.15 local Finnish time.
Please note the Academy Programme for Novel Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Physical Sciences and Engineering Research (AIPSE) included in the September call; deadline also 27 September at 16.15 local Finnish time.

RESEARCH FUNDING EVENTS
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(CITY CENTRE) Academy of Finland – Ask and Apply September 2017 Call
Writing Successful ERC StG & CoG Grant Proposals 2018
https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/fundingtraining/fundingtraining

TEKES NEW BUSINESS FROM RESEACH IDEAS FUNDING CALL 2/2017
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The funding is targeted to research organisations to commercialise their research results. For more information, see https://www.tekes.fi/en/funding/research_organisations/new-business-from-research-ideas/

The deadline for the call is 14 September 2017.

The deadline for the University of Helsinki internal support is 16 June 2017. For more information, see https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/TEKES/HY306815

OPEN CALL: ERC ADVANCED GRANT – ERC-2017-ADG
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ERC Advanced Grants allow exceptional established research leaders who has track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years, in order to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects that open new directions in their respective research fields or other domains.
Deadline for the call is 31 August 2017.
Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/tutkimusrahoitus-horisontti2020/research-funding-horizon2020-european-research-council-erc-funding

HIP NEWS June 27th 2017

HIP NEWS June 27th 2017
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COSMO-Seminar
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Thursday 29 June 2017 at 14:15 room A311
Robert Caldwell (Dartmouth College)
Cosmological Gravitational Waves and Gauge Fields

TEKES NEW BUSINESS FROM RESEACH IDEAS FUNDING CALL 2/2017
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The funding is targeted to research organisations to commercialise their research results. For more information, see https://www.tekes.fi/en/funding/research_organisations/new-business-from-research-ideas/

The deadline for the call is 14 September 2017.

The deadline for the University of Helsinki internal support is 16 June 2017. For more information, see https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/TEKES/HY306815

OPEN CALL: ERC Advanced Grant – ERC-2017-ADG
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ERC Advanced Grants allow exceptional established research leaders who has track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years, in order to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects that open new directions in their respective research fields or other domains.
Deadline for the call is 31 August 2017.
Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/tutkimusrahoitus-horisontti2020/research-funding-horizon2020-european-research-council-erc-funding

FINNISH FOR INTERNATIONAL PERSONNEL, SUMMER 2017
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The SUMMER 2017 course Registration form.
https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY363241

The AUTUMN 2017 course Registration form.
Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY364902

HIP NEWS June 19th 2017

HIP NEWS June 19th 2017
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TEKES NEW BUSINESS FROM RESEACH IDEAS FUNDING CALL 2/2017
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The funding is targeted to research organisations to commercialise their research results. For more information, see https://www.tekes.fi/en/funding/research_organisations/new-business-from-research-ideas/

The deadline for the call is 14 September 2017.

The deadline for the University of Helsinki internal support is 16 June 2017. For more information, see https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/TEKES/HY306815

OPEN CALL: ERC Advanced Grant – ERC-2017-ADG
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ERC Advanced Grants allow exceptional established research leaders who has track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years, in order to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects that open new directions in their respective research fields or other domains.
Deadline for the call is 31 August 2017.
Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/tutkimusrahoitus-horisontti2020/research-funding-horizon2020-european-research-council-erc-funding