HIMS researcher Hong Zhang receives 1 million euro NCI-TA grant
3 Jul 2015
Associate professor Dr Hong Zhang of the Van’t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) has been awarded financing from the Fund New Chemical Innovations (NCI). Zhang is the principal investigator of the project ...
Modeling acrylate polymerisation
10 Jun 2015
Professor Piet Iedema of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences has recently been awarded 200.000 euro in the STW "Hightech Materials" funding scheme for his research project "Photocuring created network ...
Funding for novel catalysis research
2 Jun 2015
Chemists from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Groningen University (RUG) are starting a large-scale collaboration on "Catalysis in Confined Spaces". Their project was awarded a two million euro TOP-PUNT grant ...
Catalysts for bio-oil
1 Jun 2015
As part of the European Horizon2020 research programme recently the COSMOS project was launched. It aims at developing profitable, sustainable, multipurpose, non-GMO European oil crops. InCatT BV, a spinoff company ...
Toward personalised postoperative cancer immunotherapy
22 May 2015
Associate professor Dr Hong Zhang of the Van’t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) has received funding as partner in the European project "Image-Guided Surgery and Personalised Postoperative Immunotherapy ...
Vidi grants for Moniek Tromp and Annemieke Petrignani
19 May 2015
The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded Vidi grants to Moniek Tromp and Annemieke Petrignani of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS). They both will receive a maximum ...
Vidi grant for twenty UvA and AMC-UvA researchers
18 May 2015
The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant to twenty researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Academic Medical Center (AMC-UvA). Each researcher will receive ...
Horizon 2020 grant links nanotechnology with art
3 Mar 2015
Dr Katrien Keune of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) has received a European H2020 grant within the NANORESTART programme (NANOmaterials for the RESToration works of ART).
Million euro funding for structure determination of chiral molecules
27 Nov 2014
The Fund New Chemical Innovations (NCI) has awarded 1,2 million Euro to a consortium with the Molecular Photonics Research group of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS, University of Amsterdam). ...
Succes for Amsterdam Center for Multiscale Modeling in computational sciences call
3 Oct 2014
Three proposals of chemistry researchers from the Amsterdam Universities were selected for the final matching phase of the ‘Computational Sciences for Energy Research' public-private partnership, a multi-million euro ...
VENI grant for Ran Ni
25 Jul 2014
HIMS researcher Ran Ni has been awarded a VENI grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research NWO. He will study the dynamic phase transition in systems of active matter by using computer simulations, ...
European Network on Upconversion Nanomaterials established
20 May 2014
Recently a European Network on Upconversion Nanomaterials was established as 'Action' in the programme for European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST). The Molecular Photonics research team of Dr. Hong ...
Pawel Dydio (HIMS) moves to Berkeley with NWO Rubicon grant
8 Apr 2014
Chemist Pawel Dydio of the Van ’t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) has received a Rubicon grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). It will enable him to perform research for ...
Towards Green Methanol
4 Feb 2014
Dr. Raveendran Shiju of the Heterogeneous Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry group at the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) was awarded funding in the European research project CAPITA (Catalytic ...
STW grant for HIMS scientists
27 May 2013
STW has awarded a grant worth € 484.946 to Jan van Maarseveen, Peter Timmerman and Henk Hiemstra for the project entitled “Multicyclic CLIPS-peptides: Next Generation Therapeutic Peptide Drugs” comprising two Ph.D. ...
NWO ECHO project subsidy for HIMS scientists
21 May 2013
NWO has awarded Sander Woutersen and Wybren Jan Buma, staff members of the Molecular Photonics group of HIMS, an ECHO grant for a proposal concerning optically amplified vibrational circular dichroism.