Deadline: 2 April 2018
The third call of MULTIPLY is now OPEN. MULTIPLY is a 5 year Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Action co-ordinated by the Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies, Aston University, that will offer interdisciplinary training. There will be six calls over a period of 3 years, from 2017 to 2019. The first call was in January 2017.
Number of Fellowships: 50
- Optical communications
- Laser Technology
- Biomedical photonics
- Nano and integrated photonics
- Emerging photonics applications
- Applicant must be an experienced researcher, be in possession of a doctoral degree as on reference date**; and if the applicant does not have a doctoral degree, they shall have at least four years of full-time research experience.
- Applicant must meet the mobility criteria; applicant must not have resided or carried out your main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of your host organization for more than a year in the 3 years immediately prior to the reference date. Compulsory national service and/or short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.
- Applicant must produce a letter of COFUND commitment from the host organization.
- There is no age limit
** For Call 3 the applicable Reference Date will be July 1 2018 (subject to the ranking list being finalised before this date). To be eligible for funding, you have to demonstrate that you comply with both eligibility and mobility criteria on the Reference Date
How to apply:
Follow the following steps:
- Step 1: Find a host of your choice, and approach them with your research idea. Ensure that you meet the mobility criterion when choosing your host.
- Step 2: Agree on the specifics of the work plan and research goals with your host. At this point, ensure that the host also will be able support you with their share of the mandatory COFUND commitment over the whole duration of the proposed fellowship.
- Step 3: Write your research proposal together with your host.
- Step 4: Obtain the letter of COFUND commitment from your host that guarantees your host will support your fellowship with their share of the COFUND commitment over the whole duration of your fellowship.
- Step 5: Apply to the MULTIPLY fellowship programme before the call deadline.
- Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies, Birmingham UK.
- Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München
- Institute for Complex Systems, National Research Council
- L’université de Bourgogne (uB)
- Universite’ de Lille 1
- Chalmers University of Technology
- University of Belgrade
- Universita Degli Studi Di Brescia
- The FEMTO-ST Institute
- Tampere University of Technology
- Athens Information Technology
- Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
- Technical University of Denmark
- Université Paris Diderot
- Institut Non Linéaire de Nice
- University College London
- Cyprus University of Technology
- Royal Institute of Technology
- Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche – Instituto Nazionale di Ottica
- University of Mons
- Cork Institute of Technology
- Instituto de Optica CSIC
- Università di Torino
- Technische Universiteit Delft
- Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
- Laser Zentrum Hannover
- Leibnitz Universitaet Hannover
- Max-Planck Institute for the Science of Light
- Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Hong Kong, China
- Universiti Putra Malaysia
- University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
- Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
- Novosibirsk State University
- The Australian National University
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Instituto Nacional de Astrofisica Optica Y Electronica
- The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
- Centro de Investigaciones en Optica A.C
- Nankai University
- Xian’s Institute of optics and precision mechanism
- IOFFE Physico-technical institute of the Russian sciences.
- Huazhong University of Science and Technology
- Lomonosov Moscow State University
- Tyco Electronics Raychem bvba
- University of Rostock, Institute of Physics
- KAUST, Saudi Arabia
- University of Southern Denmark
- UPV/EHU – University of the Basque Country, Spain
- Center for Photonics and Photonic Materials, Department of Physics, University of Bath
- National Physical Laboratory, United Kingdom
|Organization||European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme|
|Subject areas||Optical communications, Laser Technology, Biomedical photonics, Sensing, Nano and integrated photonics, Emerging photonics applications|
|Eligibility||Open to all nationalities|
|Deadline||2 April 2018|