laatste nieuws: onderzoek
Prof.dr. Jaime Gómez Rivas On 1 July 2015, the research group in Surface Photonics lead by Jaime Gómez-Rivas will officially become part of DIFFER. The group works on a unique mix of applied and fundamental research. Up to 1 July, the group was based at Philips Research on the TU/e campus, and was part of FOM Institute AMOLF. The work of the Surface Photonics team has led to more than seventy publications in peer-reviewed journals and twenty patent applications. Read more
The start of lightning Even though lightning is a common phenomenon, the exact mechanism triggering a lightning discharge remains elusive. Scientists at the Dutch national research institute for mathematics CWI, the University of Groningen and the University of Brussels now published a realistic model involving large ice particles and cosmic rays Read more
Vinod Subramaniam Director FOM Institute AMOLF starts on 1 September
The Supervisory Board of the VU-VUmc Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of AMOLF director Vinod Subramaniam to the post of rector magnificus at VU University Amsterdam. He will take over the position on 1 September from Frank van der Duyn Schouten, who has served as the rector magnificus since 1 May 2013. Subramaniam is currently the director of the FOM Institute AMOLF in Amsterdam and professor at the University of Twente. Read more
Laatste nieuws: organisatie
Research calls 
- Second call for new 'Computational sciences for energy research' tenure track positions opened: deadline 14 September 2014
- Call for proposals FOM-Projectruimte: continuous
- Valorisation grants for university workgroups: continuous
- FOm/f-grants: continuous
- Proposal new Industrial Partnerships Programmes: continuous

General calls and scientific prizes
Call for abstracts poster presentations DutchBiophysics 2015: deadline 28 August 2015, 12.00 hrs.
- Register for DutchBiophysics 2015: deadline 28 August 2015, 12.00 hrs.
- Call for abstracts Physics@FOM Veldhoven 2016: deadline 11 September 2015; 12.00 hrs.
- Writing for Natuurkunde.nl and Sciencespace.nl: continuous

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