ERC Starting Grants

The aim of the ERC Starting Grants is the support of talented early-career scientist who are ready to start their own researcher group.

Ongoing ERC Starting Grants at Leibniz University

Computational Modelling, Topological Optimization and Design of Flexoelectric Nano Energy Harvesters (COTOFLEXI)

Contact: Dr. Xiaoying Zhuang
Institut für Kontinuumsmechanik
Project duartion: 01.08.2019 - 31.07.2024

Multiscale Imaging-through-analysis Methods for Autonomous Patient-specific Simulation Workflows (ImageToSim)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Dominik Schillinger
Institut für Baumechanik und Numerische Mechanik
Project duration: 01.01.2019 - 31.12.2023

Blood and bone - conjoined twins in health and disease: bone marrow analogs for hematological and musculoskeletal diseases (bloodANDbone)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Cornelia Lee-Thedick
Institut für Zellbiologie und Biophysik
Project duration: 01.02.2018 - 31.01.2023 (Transfer to LUH on 15.10.2018)

Multicomponent Aerogels with Tailored Nano-, Micro- & Macrostructure (MAEROSTRUC)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Nadja-Carola Bigall 
Institut für Physikalische Chemie und Elektrochemie
Project duration: 01.03.2017 - 28.02.2022

Elementary quantum dot networks enabled by on-chip nano-optomechanical systems (QD-NOMS)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Fei Ding 
Institut für Festkörperphysik
Project duration: 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2021

Quantum Logic Enabled test of Discrete Symmetries (QLEDS)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Christian Ospelkaus
Institut für Quantenoptik
Project duration: 01.09.2013 - 31.08.2018, prolongation of project duration until 28.02.2020

ERC Starting Grants - completed during the last 5 years

Non-equilibrium Information and Capacity Envelopes: Towards a Unified Information and Queueing Theory (UnIQue)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Markus Fidler
Institut für Kommunikationstechnik
Project duration: 01.12.2012 - 30.11.2017

Dynamic Minimal prior knowledge for model based Computer Vision and Scene Analysis (DYNAMIC MINVIP)

Contact: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bodo Rosenhahn
Institut für Informationsverarbeitung
Project duration: 01.10.2011 - 30.09.2016
Proof of Concept: Indivdualized Implant Placement (IIP)
Project duration: 01.01.2014 - 31.12.2014

Arithmetic of algebraic surfaces (SURFARI)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Matthias Schütt
Institut für Algebraische Geometrie
Project duration: 01.10.2011 - 30.09.2016

Quantum field theory, the variational principle, and continuous matrix product states (QFTCMPS)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Tobias Osborne
Institut für Theoretische Physik
Project duration: 01.08.2011 - 31.07.2016

Polar Molecules: From Ultracold Chemistry to Novel Quantum Phases (Polar)

Contact: Prof. Dr. Silke Ospelkaus
Institut für Quantenoptik
Project duration: 01.02.2011 - 31.01.2016


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