Grants NWO Domain Applied and Engineering Sciences November 2017

16 November 2017

In November, the NWO Domain Applied and Engineering Sciences Board has granted six Perspectief programmes and six projects within the Open Technology Programme. In addition, Technology foundation STW funds Dutch partners participating in six projects within the transnational programme ERA-NET EuroNanoMed III.

video Perspectief grants


Additive Manufacturing for Extra Large Metal Components (AiM2XL)
Programme leader: Prof.dr. I.M. Richardson (Delft University of Technology)

Citius Altius Sanius – Injury-free exercise for everyone
Programme leader: Prof.dr. F.C.T. van der Helm (Delft University of Technology)

Efficient Deep Learning
Programme leader: Prof.dr. H. Corporaal (Eindhoven University of Technology)

Lensless Imaging of 3D Nanostructures with Soft X-Rays (LINX)
Programme leader: Prof.dr. H.P. Urbach (Delft University of Technology)

Novel Approaches for Microbial Syngas Conversion to Chemical Building Blocks (MicroSynC)
Programme leader: A.J.M Stams, Wageningen University & Research

Wearable robotics
Programme leader: H. van der Kooij (University of Twente

Open Technology Programme

A unique Cytomegalovirus vaccine that elicits robust protective T and B cell immunity (15830)
Main applicant: prof.dr. R. Arens, Leiden University

Big-EO-Analytics: Increasing capacity to combine optical and RADAR Sentinel satellite data for rapid change detection (15839)
Main applicant: J. Verbesselt, Wageningen University & Research

InstantPathology (15825)
Main applicant: prof.dr. M.L. Groot, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Shaping the beach: cross-shore sand transport in the swash zone (16130)
Main applicant: prof.dr. S.J.M.H. Hulscher, University of Twente

Versatile Hydrodynamics - A synergistic development of tomorrow's marine navigation products (15844)
Main applicant: R.A.P. Klees, Delft University of Technology

Wide-field Photothermal Imaging (16008)
Main applicant: prof.dr. M.A.G.J. Orrit, Leiden University


NANOpheles: Development of nanovectors for the targeted delivery in Anopheles mosquitoes of agents blocking transmission of Plasmodium parasites
Dutch applicant: J. Paulusse, University of Twente

EXIT: Exosomes Isolation Tool with nanofluidic concentration device
Dutch applicants: prof.dr. T. Hankemeier (Universiteit Leiden) en prof.dr. C. van Duijn, Erasmus MC

4NanoEARDRM: NANOfabricated NANOcomposite NANObioactive and NANOfunctional rEplacements of tympAnic membRane as advanced DRUg delivery and regenerative platforMs
Dutch applicant: prof.dr. L. Moroni, Maastricht University

NSC4DIPG: NanoSonoChemotherapy for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
Dutch applicants: dr. D. van Vuurden, VUmc en prof.dr. C. Moonen, UMC Utrecht

NANO-SCORES: NANOstructured oSteoChOndral scaffold: novel biomimetic tRiggErS for enhanced bone regeneration
Dutch applicant: prof.r. G. van Osch, Erasmus MC

TEMPEAT: Temperature-responsive polypeptide nanocarriers for abdominal therapies
Dutch applicants: J. van Hest, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven en prof.dr. L. Massuger, Radboudumc

Source: NWO