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DFG final decision letters arrived

The DFG sent out the decision letters for (almost) all proposals on April 18-19. We expect the job openings to be published under Job openings soon, and also that (again almost) all positions to be filled before the first Priority Program Annual Conference in September in Osnabrück.

Panel meeting and funding recommendations

The review panel has met for two days on February 5--6 via zoom. On February 9, all proposal PIs have been informed by the program committee about the panel's funding recommendations. Starting in April, the program will fund 26 projects with 35 PIs and 30 PhD and PostDoc positions.

ERC Synergy Grant for program committee member Prof. Bernd Sturmfels

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a 10 million Euro Synergy Grant to the project “UNIVERSE+: Positive Geometry in Particle Physics and Cosmology”.

Submission numbers

We have received 54 proposals by 61 PIs, requesting funds for 71 PhD and PostDoc positions.

Call for proposals
Online orientation session

The first orientation session of the approved priority programme was a great success with 85 online participants.

Ruhr-University Bochum press release

The priority programme will be coordiated by Christian Stump at Ruhr-University Bochum.

SPP 2458 Mailing List

We have established a 2458 mailing list, please encourage interested people and especially academically younger researchers to join.

DFG press release for approved priority programmes

The DFG approved six new priority programmes among 33 submissions. Our programme SPP 2458 "Combinatorial Synergies" will be funded with 7.1 Mio €!

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