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Results: 1 - 20 of 25
  • Marie Curie Fellowships for seven UvA researchers
    11 Feb 2021
    Seven talented UvA researchers have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships by the European Commission. The amount awarded per fellowship ranges from around €175,000 to €280,000 euros per ...
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    Ten researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship
    28 Feb 2019
    Ten talented researchers have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The awarded projects include research on public support for ...
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    New technology for machine translation made available
    15 Jan 2019
    Think tank TAUS now offers a new technique under the name Matching Data to select datasets for translation machines. This is the result of a multi-year STW project concerning machine translation, supervised by Khalil ...
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    ERC Consolidator Grant awarded to four UvA researchers
    29 Nov 2018
    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded prestigious Consolidator Grants to anthropologist Shanshan Lan, legal expert Benjamin van Rooij, computational linguist Raquel Fernández and medical biologist/data ...
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    Best paper award for ILLC researchers
    19 Nov 2018
    Jelle Zuidema en Dieuwke Hupkes from the UvA’s Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) have, together with their Master students Mario Giulianelli, Jack Harding en Florian Mohnert, received the Best ...
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    Eight researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship
    6 Mar 2018
    Eight talented researchers have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The awarded projects include research on border control within the ...
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    Vici grant for Ulle Endriss and Joeri van Leeuwen
    27 Feb 2018
    Logic Ulle Endriss and astronomer Joeri van Leeuwen receive an NWO Vici grant of 1.5 million euros. The Vici grant is one of the largest personal academic contributions in the Netherlands with which the scientists ...
  • Logic chair position for Johan van Benthem and Martin Stokhof
    16 Jan 2018
    The UvA professors Johan van Benthem and Martin Stokhof have been assigned a position together with international colleagues at the Jin Yuelin Chair of Logic at Tsinghua University in Beijing.
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    ERC Starting Grants for seven UvA researchers
    13 Sep 2016
    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a Starting Grant to seven researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA). This individual grant, which is about 1.5 million euros for each project, offers talented ...
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    Two junior research positions awarded within QuSoft
    25 Jul 2016
    QuSoft, the new Dutch research center for quantum software, has awarded two junior research positions. After an internal call, the proposals were evaluated by an expert jury who selected the best two proposals.
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    Veni grants for 22 UvA and AMC-UvA researchers
    15 Jul 2016
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant to 22 researchers from the University of Amsterdam and Academic Medical Center. The grants – amounting to 250,000 euros for each ...
  • Prof Sonja Smets, Logic
    Sonja Smets, professor of Logic and Epistemology
    16 Jun 2016
    Dr S.J.L. Smets (1971) has been appointed professor of Logic and Epistemology at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Humanities and Faculty of Science.
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    Changjiang Distinguished Professorship awarded to Fenrong Liu
    2 May 2016
    Fenrong Liu, professor by special appointment in the Amsterdam-China Logic Chair at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), has been awarded the Changjiang Distinguished Professorship by the Chinese Ministry of Education. ...
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    Prestigious Vici grants awarded to five researchers from the UvA and AMC
    12 Feb 2016
    Five researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the AMC have been awarded a Vici grant of 1.5 million euros by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The laureates are Prof. Arianna ...
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    QuSoft: new research center for quantum software
    3 Dec 2015
    QuSoft, the first research center dedicated to quantum software, will officially be launched later today. A joint initiative between Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Vrije ...
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    ERC Starting Grants awarded to six UvA researchers
    17 Nov 2015
    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a Starting Grant to six researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA).
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    Vidi grant for twenty UvA and AMC-UvA researchers
    18 May 2015
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant to twenty researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Academic Medical Center (AMC-UvA). Each researcher will receive ...
  • Prof Johan van Benthem, University Professor
    Johan van Benthem elected member of American Academy
    30 Apr 2015
    Johan van Benthem, emeritus university professor of Pure and Applied Logic at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), was recently elected Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
  • Prof Jos Baeten, professor Theory of Computing
    Jos Baeten, professor of Theory of Computing
    18 Dec 2014
    Professor J.C.M. Baeten (1954) has been appointed professor of Theory of Computing at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Science. Baeten will be combining this part-time position with his duties as ...
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    UvA Master's in Logic rated 'Excellent'
    11 Nov 2014
    The Master's programme in Logic at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has been awarded the status of 'Excellent' by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). The NVAO assessment panel ...