Irene Giardina awarded ERC – Proof of Concept grant

Congratulations to Irene Giardina for having been selected for an ERC – Proof of Concept grant on Probing Complex Dynamical Structures in Three Dimensions (PROCEEDS).
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Conference of the European Colloid and Interface Society, ECIS 2016 4-9 September 2016, Rome, Italy

The 30th Conference of the European Colloid and Interface Society (ECIS 2016) will be held from 4th to 9th September 2016, in the campus of the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. The aim of the conference is to bring together experts from the interdisciplinary field of colloidal and interface science. ECIS 2016 covers fundamental and applied advances in the fields of Interfaces, dispersed systems, complex fluids, micro- and nano-engineered materials and devices formed by naturally occurring or synthesized elements: surfactants, polymers, proteins, particles.… Read the rest

Alternanza Scuola Lavoro – concluso workshop Android App

The “Tinkering with Android” workshop proved to be a great success with the 50 junior high students who attended.
Many thanks to Bruno Martino, Gianni Pujia and Manlio Astolfi for their precious help.
– Francis Farrelly

Final Android App:

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GUPP

Generalized Uncertainty Principle and the Photons

Founding Body: Templeton Foundation
Total grant: € 188k
Principal Investigator: Claudio Conti
Other participants:
Project duration: 2016-2018
Website:
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Workshop: Tinkering with Android

CNR ISC – Via Taurini 19
Jan 12th-15th 2016

As part of the Alternanza Scuola Lavoro program in which Junior High School students are given work experience, a 4 day workshop on Android programming was held involving around 50 students working in groups in the library at Via Taurini. Eleven PC kindly lent by the CNR Servizi di Reti where turned into diskless kubuntu workstations set up around CNR-IASI servers.… Read the rest

MIMIC

Modeling microgels: from microscopic design to macroscopic description

Founding Body: European Research Council – ERC Consolidator Grant
Total grant: € 1300k
Principal Investigator: Emanuela Zaccarelli
Other participants:
Project duration: 2016-2021
Website:
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PROCEEDS

Probing Complex Dynamical Structures in Three Dimensions

Founding Body: European Research Council – ERC Proof of Concept
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Irene Giardina
Other participants:
Project duration: 2016-2018
Website:
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