The European Research Council (ERC), which was brought to life in 2007, supports with different funding instruments outstanding researchers with groundbreaking projects in Europe.
Since 2013, the MPQ coordinates an ERC Synergy Grant:
MPQ is hosting the following ERC Advanced Grant projects:
- Horizon 2020 ERC Advanced Grant XUV-COMB - High Resolution Extreme Ultraviolet Laser Spectroscopy - Prof. Thomas Udem
- Horizon 2020 ERC Advanced Grant QUENOCOBA - Quantum Emitters in non-conventional baths - Prof. Ignacio Cirac
The MPQ acts as host institution for several researchers who have been awarded the ERC Starting Independent Researcher Grant. Ongoing projects at MPQ:
- FP7 ERC Starting Grant SPECAP - Precision laser spectroscopy of antiprotonic and pionic atoms - Dr. Masaki Hori
- Horizon 2020 ERC Starting Grant WASCOSYS - Wavefunctions for strongly correlated systems - Dr. Norbert Schuch