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Congratulations to Eleni Rosolymou for the Best Poster Presentation Award

Eleni Rosolymou presented the poster entitled “Synthesis of copper,copper-nickel, tin/tin oxide nanowires by applying template-assisted” at the C-MAC Days 2017, Athens, Greece, 20 -23 November 2017, in the framework of Cost MP1407 and was awarded the “Young Scientist Best Poster Presentation Award”. Congratulations!

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e-MINDS video award

Submit your application for the e-MINDS video award!

We are inviting applications for the e-MINDS video award from early career investigators pursuing research in the field of e-MINDS COST Action.

The e-MINDS video award will be given in the form of a Travel Award, consisting of up to 1000 € to cover the actual expenses (e.g. registration fee, travel and accommodation costs, …) associated to the attendance at a conference of applicant’s choice to be held no later than April 22, 2018. The applications will be assessed by an Evaluation Committee composed of Dr. Salvador Pané (Chair of the Action), Dr. Caterina Zanella (Responsible for gender balance of the Action) and Dr. Maria Lekka (Dissemination coordinator of the Action).

A general requirement will be that all candidates should be:
  1. Early career investigators (preferably PhD students).
  2. They must present their own, original work as an oral presentation (or poster) at the conference for which the travel award application is being made.
  3. If the abstract is selected for an oral presentation, the awardee must include a slide promoting e-MINDS COST Action.

Application deadline: January 31, 2018

Please check the application guidelines for the submission details and send your applications to scientific@e-minds.ch.

The winner will be announced by mid-February 2018. The winner video will be uploaded to the e-MINDS website to increase the visibility of the young researchers and will be used as promotion material of the Action.

Apply for “The Schwäbisch Gmünd Prize for young scientists 2017”

Apply for “The Schwäbisch Gmünd Prize for young scientists 2017”

The mission of the European Academy of Surface Technology (east) is to promote Europe‐wide science, research, training and education in the field of surface technology and related areas in order to contribute to the integration, understanding and friendship between European people and individuals.

In the spirit  of the mission of east, the Schwäbisch Gmünd Prize has been established with the purpose to  encourage promising young scientists within surface technology to continue their career in the spirit of east.

Read more about how to apply in the guidelines.

Impressions from our Training School in Brno

Impressions from our Training School in Brno

We’re looking back on a very successful Training School, taking place in Brno from April 11 to April 15, 2016. Thank you all for the productive Training School. A special thank you goes out to the Training School Coordinator and the Local Orginizers who laid the grounds for the successful event. And of course to all the engaged trainers & trainees. See some impressions…


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