HIP NEWS, 29 March 2021  

HIP NEWS, 29 March 2021  



Tuesday 30 March 2021 at 10.15

Yago Bea (Queen Mary)

“New Insights from Real-time Dynamics”



Tuesday 30 March 2021 at 15:15

Andy O’Bannon (STAG, Southampton)

“Holographic Entanglement and Fluctuations on the Coulomb Branch”



Wednesday 31 March 2021 at 13:15 (N.B. UNUSUAL TIME)

Ilia Musco (Rome U.)

“Primordial Black Holes: formation mechanism and cosmological impact”


INAR seminar

Thursday 1 April 2021 at 14:15

Michael Boy and the MSM (multi-scale modelling) group (INAR/Physics)

“ARCA – the new atmospheric relevant chemistry and aerosol model


Aalto University webinar “What’s New in Publishing”  March 30, 2021 at 1:00-2:30 PM, online via Zoom

Aalto University webinar is open to all interested. The topics covered are: 1. Plan S. What we know now and data availability statements 2. Overlay journals – the future of scientific publishing?

Instructors:  The training will be given by Dr. Antti Rousi (Information Specialist, Aalto University) and Dr. Tommi Tenkanen (Professional Grant Writer, Aalto University).

More info and registration: https://link.webropolsurveys.com/Participation/Public/917f1f00-37bd-4bd7-a314-f74ed6a576ca?displayId=Fin2192148


Interested in developing teaching on sustainability on a European level?

UH-Una Open Forum: Teaching sustainability in European collaboration

Wednesday 31 March 2021 at 15:15-16:30 via Zoom

Una Europa’s 1Europe project is working to establish a Europe-wide living lab for testing Joint Innovative Formats for education and mobility.

More details on Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/s/Q6OtF

Suggest a candidate for the Maikki Friberg equality award 2021 by 5th April 2021

The Maikki Friberg Award is granted annually for notable work towards the promotion of equality at the University of Helsinki. All members of the University community may suggest a candidate. Communities and units may also propose themselves for the award.

More details on flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/s/MNSSR


Open position: post doc at DLR Bremerhaven, starting 1.6.2021

Cosmic-ray tomography for scanning of trucks and shipping containers within the project SilentBorder

As a member of the H2020 funded SilentBorder project, the institute will contribute to the development of a tomographic scanning technology for trucks and sea containers based on the natural flux of highly energetic atmospheric muons, produced as a result of the interaction of cosmic radiation with the air molecules.

More information and how to apply online can be found in https://www.dlr.de/dlr/jobs/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-10596/1003_read-45974/




The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation

The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation accepts grant applications every day of the year. There are no separate application times.



Finnish Academy of Science and Letters: Mathematics Fund.

There are no fixed dates for applying to the Mathematics Fund. Applications should be sent to the chairman of the trustees, Olli Martio (olli.martio [at] helsinki.fi).


(In Finnish) Marjatta ja Eino Kollin Säätiö

Säätiön tehtävänä on tukea tieteellistä sekä soveltavaa tutkimusta ja kehitystyötä myöntämällä apurahoja hankkeiden toteuttajille. Säätiö tarjoaa mahdollisuuksia yksittäisille tutkijoille ja kehittäjille sekä tutkimus-/ kehittäjäryhmille. Haasteena on ruokkia nimenomaan sellaista kehitystä, jolla olisi elinympäristömme kannalta positiivista vaikutusta pitkällä tähtäimellä. Apurahojen hakuaika on jatkuva.



(På svenska) Svenska tekniska vetenskapsakademien i Finland (STV)

Stipendier till stöd för vetenskapen

Akademien utdelar stipendier för verksamhet vars syfte sammanfaller med Akademiens. Stipendier kan beviljas enskild sökande med avlagd akademisk slutexamen. Stipendier kan sökas kontinuerligt under året och beslut görs kvartalsvis.



(In Finnish)  Olvi-säätiö

OLVI-säätiö myöntää apurahoja useisiin eri tarkoituksiin mm. luonnonvarojen käytön ja elintarviketalouden kehittäminen. Tieteen apurahoja myönnetään ensisijaisesti väitöskirjatyöhön.

Keväthaku 1.1. – 31.3.



(In Finnish) Suomen tietokirjailijat ry

Kevään apurahat luovaan tietokirjalliseen työskentelyyn

Apurahaa haetaan verkkolomakkeella Suomen tietokirjailijat ry:n verkkosivuilla. Haku alkoi maanantaina 1.3.2021 ja päättyy keskiviikkona 31.3.2021 klo 16.00.

Lisätiedot ja hakuohjeet: https://www.suomentietokirjailijat.fi/kirjailijalle/apurahat/kevaan-apurahat.html


PoDoCo Spring 2021 Application Round

PoDoCo is a matchmaking program supporting long term competitiveness and strategic renewal of companies and employment of young doctors in the private sector.

The Application Round 1.3.-15.4.2021.



Fortum and Neste Foundation

The Foundation’s purpose is to support research, education and development in natural, technical and economical sciences within the energy industry. Grant types: Theses relating to undergraduate studies, Post-graduate studies and other personal grants.

The application period is 1.-16.4.2021.



Sigrid Jusélius Foundation / Fellowship and Senior Fellowship

Promoting Finnish and international medical research.

Fellowship grants are designed for postdoctoral researchers taking part in medical research projects abroad (1–2 years). Fellowship grants cannot be awarded to researchers who already work abroad.

Senior Fellowship grants are designed for senior researchers wishing to take part in medical research projects abroad (6–12 months).

Fellowship (1–2 years): Application period 16.03.–16.04.2021 at 23:59.


Senior Fellowship (6–12 months): Application period 16.03.–16.04.2021 at 23:59.



(In Finnish) Fulbright Finland Undergraduate Grant -stipendiohjelma on nyt haussa kanditason opintoihin lukuvuodelle 2021-22

  • vaihto-opintoihin
  • free mover-opintoihin
  • tutkinto-opintoihin (opintojen ensimmäiselle vuodelle)

Hae ohjelmaan 6.4.2021 klo 10:00 mennessä.

Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/s/9JXEb


Fulbright Finland Undergraduate Grant

The Fulbright Finland Undergraduate Grants are meant for bachelor-level studies in an accredited university in the U.S. for the academic year 2021-22.


The Fulbright Finland Undergraduate Grant

  • For one semester/academic year
  • Exchange studies
  • Free mover studies
  • Degree studies (for the first year)

Deadline for applications is on April 6, 2021 at 10:00 (Finnish time).




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