The granted ICT SEED/BIG DATA proposals 2017

8 projects has been granted the ICT and Big Data SEED funding, supported by the Areas of Advance ICT, Energy, Transport and Life Science.

A total of 3,9 MSEK have been granted, which includes 2 MSEK in cash contribution and 1,6 MSEK in-kind from the Big Data experts in the Big Data projects. The contributions from the other Areas of Advance was 600 KSEK, of which 300 KSEK from AoA Energy, 200 KSEK from AoA Transport and 100 KSEK from AoA Life Science.

In total 8 proposals have been approved from 24 submitted, 12 ICT SEED projects and 12 BIG DATA projects. The criteria for the selection were those specified in the calls.

Henk Wymeersch, Signals and Systems
ULTRA-OPTICS: Ultra-fast fiber-optical communication through frequency combs.

Jennifer Horkoff, Computer Science and Engineering
Goal-Oriented Requirements Engineering for Game Development

Behrooz Makki, Signals and Systems
Joint Transmission in Radio Frequency and Free Space Optical Links

Tomas Bryllert, Microtechnology and Nanoscience
THz Radar Tomography of Energy Reactors (Trator)

Igor Rychlik, Mathematical Sciences
Application and dissemination of Spatio-Temporal MetOcean models for marine energy applications

Sebastien Gros, Signals and Systems
Big Data for Airborne Wind Energy Systems Optimization

Jens Nielsen, Biology and Biological Engineering
Omics-Driven Analysis of the Cancer Secretory Program

Andreas Ekström, Physics
Bayesian Optimization in Nuclear Physics (BONP)

Here are the calls (the deadline has passed)

ICT Area of Advance: Call for ICT SEED projects 2017
​Call for proposals that address strategic areas of ICT with interdisciplinary approach.

ICT Area of Advance: Call for BIG DATA support projects 2017
​Call for proposals that address BIG DATA related areas.

Published: Thu 23 Feb 2017.