They received grants from the Swedish Research Council

​Three researchers at the Department of Physics got grants from The Swedish Research Council (VR) within Natural and engineering sciences and New nuclear technology​. Altogether they received 11 840 000 SEK from 2019 to 2023.
Congrats to Jan Swenson, Julia Wiktor and Christophe Demazière.

Natural and engineering sciences:

Project grant: 

Jan Swenson

”The role of sugars for the stabilisation and cryopreservation of proteins”
3 040 000 SEK

Starting grant: 

Julia Wiktor
"Atomistic Design of Photoabsorbing Materials"​
4 000 000 SEK

New nuclear technology:

Project grant: 

Christophe Demazière
“Development of a hybrid neutron transport framework for static and dynamic calculations and applications to fast reactor cores (HYBRID)”
 4 800 000 SEK

  • The total amount appropriated for all grants within Natural and Engineering Sciences is 
    nearly 1,2 billion SEK for the entire grant period 2019-2023.
  • The total amount appropriated for all grants within New nuclear technology is 
    nearly 29 million SEK for the entire grant period 2019-2023.
  • The Swedish Research Council got 1642 applications this year, of them 336 are being funded.

Read more about the grants from the Swedish Research Council.


Published: Fri 08 Nov 2019.