Kiel Nano, Surface and Interface Science (KiNSIS)

KiNSIS Funds for Lab Exchange

To increase the mobility and the visibility of postdoctoral researchers and to strengthen their network within the scientific community the priority research area KiNSIS funds four travel grants per year, each worth 2000 €. The funds is aimed at postdoctoral researchers with temporal contract and W1 professors without tenure track. The money has to be spent within one year. Afterwards, a final report in form of a short presentation at a KiNSIS retreat or a general assembly of KiNSIS on scientific achievements during this stay should be given.

Dates, Proponents and Eligibility:

  • There is one call per year. The deadline for applications is 1stof March. The decision will be announced on 1stof April.
  • Eligible are postdocs working within the group of a KiNSIS member with temporal contract or W1 professors without tenure track in the research area of KiNSIS.
  • The use of approved funds is linked to an existing employment or fellowship at Kiel University or at a partner institution.
  • Successful proponents cannot apply again for this specific kind of support.


Formal Details:

A proposal must be formatted (in one document):

  • Language: English
  • A maximum of 2 pages, including figures, but excluding references, staffing, work plan etc
  • A4  page  format,  font:  Arial,  11pt,  line  spacing:  1.5, border top/left/right/bottom  2.5/  2.5/  2.5/ 2.0cm
  • CV (max. 2 pages)
  • Letter of intention of institution abroad
     


Goals and Criteria:

Proposals should address how the funding should affect the following points:

  • Improvethe proponent’s independent research profile
  • Extend national & international scientific network & collaborations
  • Increase scientific visibility within the peer-group by contributing to national and international conferences/workshops
  • Increase international scientific working experience
  • Generate peer-reviewed international publications
  • Widen the spectra of future fields of scientific interest and collaboration partners


At least threeof six points must be addressed. Based on the criteria listed above, the KiNSIS board will decide about funding the project.

The deadline for applications is March 1st. Please send your proposals to Dr.-Ing. Julia Jedtberg jfr@tf.uni-kiel.de.

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  • all day: KiNSIS Colloquium: KiNSIS Benchmarking (Prof. Dr. Malte Behrens, Inorganic Solid State Chemistry, CAU)
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  • 16:15: Quantum carpets: A tool to observe decoherence (Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schleich, University Ulm)
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  • all day: NanoTech Poland 2021
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  • 16:00: Toward an objective assessment of mobility in clinical and daily activity assessments (Arash Atrsaei, EPFL)
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  • all day: NanoTech Poland 2021
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  • 16:15: Femtosecond science on-chip: Capturing light-induced anomalous Hall currents in graphene (Dr. James McIver, Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter)
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  • 17:00: Chemie in unterschiedlichen Dimensionen - von Molekülen über supramolekulare Aggregate zu optoelektronischen Bauteilen (Prof. Dr. Arne Lützen, Uni Bonn)
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  • 12:30: KiNSIS Transfer Lunch: Dr. Mindaugas Bulota, Head of National Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania „Technology transfer practices and success cases at KTU"
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  • 16:15: The present and future of ESA's science program (Prof. Dr. Günther Hasinger, Director of Science, ESA)
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  • 16:00: CRC 1461_006
  • 17:00: Leading beyond Chemistry: Research and Development at Evonik Industries AG (Dr. Felix Müller, Evonik Industries AG)
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  • 16:15: Plasma 2020 – The US National Academies Decadal Assessment of Plasma Physics: Overview and Future Research Opportunities (Prof. Dr. Mark J. Kushner, University of Michigan)
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