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Albertus Magnus Statue auf Albertus Magnus Platz, Köln Photo: © Thomas Josek, JOSEKDESIGN

Dr. Maxim Bykov, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, receives an ERC Starting Grant (2022)

Project: High-pressure nitride materials: towards the controllable and scalable synthesis in a diamond anvil cell

Junior Professor Marcel Schubert (Humboldt Centre for Nano and Biophotonics) receives an ERC Starting Grant

Project: "HYPERION - Optical Sequencing inside Live Cells with Biointegrated Nanolasers"

Dr. Gilles Storelli (CECAD) is awarded an ERC Starting Grant (2022)

Project: Dissection of the host-microbe crosstalk that controls metabolism and physiology in intestinal symbiosis…

Dr. Zhe Wang, II Institute of Physics, receives an ERC Starting Grant (2020).

Project: Nonequilibrium Terahertz Dynamics of Interacting Quantum Spins: from Novel Driven States towards Coherent…

Dr. Cedrick Ansorge, Institut of Geophysics and Meteorologie, ERC Starting Grant (2019)

Project: Turbulence-Resolving Approaches to the Intermittently Turbulent Atmospheric Boundary Layer

Dr. Alexander Blanke, Zoological Institute, ERC Starting Grant (2018).

Project: The mechanical evolution from biting-chewing to piercing-sucking in insects

Prof. Dr. Gregor Gassner, Mathematical Institute, ERC Starting Grant (2017)

Project: An Exascale Aware and Un-crashable Space-Time-Adaptive Discontinuous Spectral Element Solver for Non-Linear…

Dr. David Vilchez, Institute for Genetics / CECAD, ERC Starting Grant (2016)

Project: Mediation of stem cell identity and aging by proteostasis

Prof. Dr. Stefanie Walch-Gassner, Institute of Physics I, ERC Starting Grant (2016)

Project: The radiative interstellar medium

Prof. Dr. Kathrin Bringmann, Mathematical Institute, ERC Starting Grant (2014)

Project: Automorphic q-series and their application

Prof. Dr Ana García Sáez, Institute of Genetics, CECAD, receives an ERC Consolidator Grant (2019)

Project: Apoptotic foci: composition, structure and dynamics

Prof. Dr. Kathrin Bringmann, Department of Mathematics/Computer Science, Mathematics Division, receives an ERC Consolidator Grant (2020)

Project: (Mock) Modular Forms are Everywhere (ModEv)

Prof. Dr. Alexander Grüneis, Institute of Physics, ERC Consolidater Grant (2015)

Project: Many-body physics and superconductivity in 2D materials

Prof. Dr. Sebastian Diehl, Institute of Theoretical Physics, ERC Consolidator Grant (2016)

Project: Many-Body Physics with Driven Open Quantum Systems of Atoms, Light and Solids

Prof. Dr. Gunther Döhlemann, Botanical Institute, ERC Consolidator Grant (2017)

Project: De- and reconstructing virulence strategies of fungal plant pathogens

Prof. Dr. Juliette de Meaux, Botanical Institute, ERC Consolidater Grant (2015)

Project: Using cis-regulatory mutations to highlight polygenic adaptation in natural plant systems

Prof. Dr. Thorsten Hoppe, Institute for Genetics, CECAD, ERC Consolidator Grant (2014)

Project: Global Dynamics of Proteolytic Quality Control Networks in Stress Response and Aging

Prof. Dr. Stephan Schlemmer, I. Institute of Physics, receives an ERC Advanced Grant (2021)

Poject: Molecular Spectra of Missing Ions in the Laboratory and in Space

Prof. Dr. Joachim Saur, Institute for Geophysics and Meteorology, received an ERC-Advanced Grant (2021)

Project: Searching and Characterising Extraterrestrial Subsurface Oceans

Prof. Dr. Manolis Pasparakis, Institute for Genetics, CECAD, ERC Advanced Grant (2018)

Project: Necroptosis in immunity, inflammation and autoimmunity induced by nucleic acid sensors.

Prof. Dr. Yoichi Ando, Institute of Physics, ERC Advanced Grant (2017)

Project: Majorana Fermions in Topological Insulator Platforms

Prof. Dr. Carsten Münker, Institute of Geology and Mineralogy, ERC Advanced Grant (2015)

Project: The Making of the Earth – Reading the Geochemical Code from Meteorites and the Earth’s Oldest Rocks