laatste nieuws: onderzoek
Cover FOM expres May 2016 This week the latest edition of the relations magazine FOM expres will be published. This first edition in 2016 has 24 pages and the biggest scientific news of the past few months takes centre stage: gravitational waves exist and can be measured. In a double interview researchers Jo van den Brand and Chris Van Den Broeck explain this discovery in detail. Read more
Logo FOM The Executive Board of the FOM Foundation decided to award ten proposals in the FOM-Projectruimte. In this funding decision is accounted for the FOM preferential treatment for new permanent academic staff and tenure-trackers. The Projectruimte makes it possible to realise small-scale projects of fundamental research with an innovative character and a demonstrable scientific, industrial or societal urgency. Read more
Presentation of the Sector Plan Physics and Chemistry Sector Plan Physics and Chemistry has demonstrated its usefulness. The Breimer Committee has recommended new efforts. The Minister for Education, Culture and Science, Jet Bussemaker, has agreed to convert the 20 million euros in temporary funding into structural funding. Read more
Laatste nieuws: organisatie
Research calls 
- Call HTM 2016: deadline 7 June 2016, 14.00 hours (CET)
- EU/NWO cofund Materials Science and Engineering (M-ERA.NET) call: deadline 14 June, 12.00 hours (CET)
- Call Responsible Innovation: deadline submitting preliminary applications: 14 June 2016; deadline submitting full research proposals: 8 September 2016
- Call for proposals lecturer posts L•INT: deadline 30 April 2017
- Regulation 'Encouraging European Research' (SEO) provides bonus for Horizon 2020 research: continuous
- Call for proposals FOM-Projectruimte: continuous
- Valorisation grants for university workgroups: continuous
- FOm/f-grants: continuous
- Proposal new Industrial Partnerships Programmes: continuous

Calls for suggestions/expressions of interest
- Call for consultation on the Horizon2020 programme 'Integrated Research, Innovation and Competitiveness Strategy' under the European Energy Union: deadline 31 May 2016

General calls and scientific prizes
- Physics with Industry: call for companies: deadline 8 June 2016
- DutchBiophysics 2016: deadline submission abstracts presentation 30 May 2016
- DutchBiophysics 2016: deadline registration 25 August 2016
- DutchBiophysics 2016: deadline submission abstracts poster 25 August 2016
Computational Sciences for future Energy Conference 2016 - Abstracts: deadline abstract submission 15 July 2016
Computational Sciences for future Energy Conference 2016 - Registration: deadline registration 15 September 2016
- Writing for Natuurkunde.nl and Sciencespace.nl: continuous

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