Daily Archives: January 6, 2011

NSERC’s 3 newest programs

Here are some answers to the questions in yesterday’s post, put in the global context of the granting system. 1.   Let’s start with the boring stuff. The three programs are new, though “Frontiers” is newer and just off the … Continue reading

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The second death of Erwin Schrödinger has been averted

I have blogged in the past about an imminent threat to the Erwin Schrödinger Institute (ESI) in Vienna, Austria. The Austrian Ministry of Science had informed the ESI on November 8, 2010, that the institute’s funding would be terminated on … Continue reading

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