HIP NEWS March 26th 2018

HIP NEWS March 26th 2018




Tuesday 27 March 2018 at 11.00 in A315

K. Kajantie (Helsinki) Note start delayed by 45 min!

Memory effect, supertranslations and symmetries at null infinity


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


COSMO seminar


Wednesday 28 March 2018 at 14.15 in A315

Jacopo Fumagalli (NIKHEF Amsterdam)



More information on http://research.hip.fi/hwp/cosmology/?page_id=206


Stephen Hawking Symposium


Wednesday 28 March 2018 at 16.00-18.00

Physicum, D101, Kumpula

The Physics Department Colloquium series will hold a special event to celebrate the life, work and influence of Stephen Hawking. Coffee will be served from 16.00, the talks will start at 16.30. The talks will be accessible to a general audience.

Full program at: https://blogs.helsinki.fi/physics-colloquium/hawking/


ACADEMY OF FINLAND: Funding for NSF Graduate Research Fellows for research in Finland


The funding is applied for by the Finnish host of the Graduate Research Fellow.


The US National Science Foundation (NSF) awards Graduate Research Fellow (GRF) grants to talented US researchers working on their doctoral thesis for research spells in Finland or other countries included in the Graduate Research Opportunities Worldwide (GROW) programme.


Application time: 1 March 2018 – 25 April 2018

More information http://www.aka.fi/en/funding/apply-now/academy-calls/funding-for-nsf-graduate-research-fellows-for-research-in-finland/


Research Professional funding database tool improved


Research Professional has recently improved the service for the University of Helsinki.

For example A new awards search for grant winners is provided.

More info about the usage can be found from the UH Flamma page https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/Muukansainvalinenrahoitus/researchprofessional

Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/fi/HY373344




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