Partners of I4WORLD
The Programme has 41 academic and 26 non-academic partners (private companies and public organisations). Partners will offer secondment positions for ESRs and participate to training and supervision.
The Faculty of Physics and Applied Computer Science (FPACS) is one of the fifteen Faculties of the AGH University of Science and Technology in Cracow. The current activities of the Faculty of Physics and Applied Computer Science are two-fold: intensive research in applied and fundamental physics, and education of students.
Research at ATU Sligo has an important role in driving economic and social development and breakthroughs in the Northwest of Ireland. Relevant and impactful Research, Innovation and Engagement are the key elements of this.
The Department of Food Science and Technology is reflecting the BOKU research focus point related to the security, safety and quality of food and its sustainable production.
The Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN) explores the unique properties of materials and processes at the nanoscale. The CFN is a user-oriented research centre whose mission is to be an open facility for the nanoscience research community.
School of Automation the faculty has actively carried out research in the fields of intelligent optimization of manufacturing for complex industrial processes, rail transit informatization and electrical control, Intelligent Perception and Process Monitoring.
CELIA is a joint partnership between Bordeaux University, the Atomic Energy Commission and the National Scientific Research Center. Outstanding opportunities in strong field and/or ultra-high intensity physics and inertial fusion for energy.
Institute of Computing Technology. ICT is the first academic establishment to specialise in comprehensive research on computer science and technology in China. ICT has successively spun off many academic institutions and high-tech companies such as Lenovo and Dawning.
Department of Functional Materials, Laboratory of Concrete and Asphalt focus on fundamental research, application-oriented research and product development on cementitious and bituminous materials, with the aim of improving their sustainability and functionality.
Research of the Translational Molecular Imaging (TMI) division focuses on the development and characterization of targeted imaging reporters for translating novel detection techniques into diagnostic applications in oncology. We aim to visualize key molecular changes in cancer onset and progression and capitalize on the strong interdisciplinary magnetic resonance tradition.
The IMDEA Materials Institute has an stablished international reputation in the areas of design, processing, characterization, modelling and simulation of advanced materials for applications in different industrial sectors with particular emphasis in transport and energy.
IC2MP is a joint research unit between the University of Poitiers and Le Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, focusing on investigations on resources, their transformations and interactions with natural environments.
The Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Goiás (IFG) is an institution of higher, basic and professional, multi-curricular and multi-campus education, specialized in offering professional, technological and free education in different teaching modalities.
LPICM at the Ecole Polytechnique is a multidisciplinary laboratory for fundamental and application-driven research on materials science, chemistry, optics and electronics. Activities relate to novel optical characterisation techniques.
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Theoretical and experimental physics areas, astronomy, energy, environment, biology, medicine and materials science. Department of mechanical engineering focuses on industry-academia collaborations and use of large scale facilities in materials research. Biomedical emphasis on biomechanics, nanobiotechnology, imaging and medical signal processing. Clinical sciences in diagnostic radiology, medical radiation physics and orthopaedics.Department of Experimental Medical Science study biological processes that govern normal human bodily functions that are involved in disease pathogenesis. Close collaboration with Lund hospital. Interest in Double Degree training between University of Oulu and Lund University.
SMU owns 5 state-level key academic disciplines and another 6 ones approved by the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine; its clinical medicine as an academic discipline has been ranked as the top 1% of the worldwide universities by ESI.
Materials Science and Engineering develops knowledge on sustainable processing and usage of resources and materials by providing internationally recognised, high quality materials research.
Materials Modelling for Devices research group aims to understand and predict how devices work, by research based on modelling materials at the atomic scale.
Aston Institute of Photonics Technologies. The Optoelectronics and Biomedical Photonics team focuses on biophotonics, optical diagnosis and nanomaterials, with an emphasis on the interface between physics, engineering and biomedical sciences e.g. medical devices and the human body.
The School of Chemistry and Biosciences carries out research across a broad range of fundamental and applied physical sciences, with a remit to develop new compounds and materials, improve our understanding of physical processes and apply that knowledge across a broad range of biological arenas.
Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Nanomaterials and sustainable chemical Technologies, Nanotech Group will be involved in the development and characterization of novel semiconductors with outstanding properties for the removal of water pollutants by heterogenous photocatalysis.
The Department of Physics has strong expertise in using synchrotron light in materials science applications and in ALD. Mathematics and Statistics has expertise in inverse problems of medical imaging. Life Science research covers broad strengths from structure, function and dynamics of molecules and cells to entire organisms and ecosystems. Wihuri Research Institute has research e.g., on vessels and their organ-specific properties and responses to diseases.
Shared Resources of the Cancer Center at Illinois is conducting e.g. super-resolution imaging in conjunction with intelligent data processing algorithms of heterochromatin patterns and dynamic monitoring of hemidesmosome formation by high resolution fluorescence correlation spectroscopy and lifetime imaging of live cells utilizing the super-resolution imaging system.
The Institute of Physics’ research focus lies in the highly topical fields of nanostructure sciences, atomic molecular and cluster physics, including laboratory astrophysics, quantum optics and optoelectronics. Interest in Double Degree training between University of Oulu and University of Kassel.
SMN is research centre hosted by the Department of Chemistry and Department of Physics, comprising five research groups: catalysis, electrochemistry, nanostructures and functional materials, semiconductor physics, and structure physics. Interest in Double Degree training between University of Oulu and University of Oslo.
The Human Motion Diagnostics Centre investigates the functional and structural relations between movement and human health, as well as determining the causes of injuries and issuing recommendations for injury prevention. Interest in Double Degree training between University of Oulu and University of Ostrava.
Research Institute of IC2MP focuses on investigations on resources, their transformations and interactions with natural environments. Research Institute Laboratory of Experimental and Clinical Neurosciences focuses on neurological and psychiatric pathologies such as Parkinson’s disease, drug addiction, and neurodevelopmental disorders. Interest in Double Degree training between University of Oulu and University of Poitiers.
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering help to address crucial issues like climate change, energy poverty, affordable medicine, sustainable agriculture and green manufacturing.
The research and education in physics and astronomy at Uppsala University extends from the innermost building blocks of matter through consideration of molecules and materials to the structure and development of stars and the universe. Interest in Double Degree training between University of Oulu and Uppsala University.
Victoria University of Wellington is one of New Zealand’s oldest and most prestigious tertiary institutions with a proud tradition of academic excellence and is ranked number one for research intensity in New Zealand. The School of Engineering and Computer Science offers flexible, integrated programmes in computer science and in electronic and computer systems. Interest in Double Degree training between University of Oulu and Victoria University of Wellington.
The Laboratory of Industrial Chemistry and Reaction Engineering is one of the leading catalysis research groups in Europe specialising in the area of the catalytic utilisation of renewable resources. Researchers at the division of cell biology investigate many of the most central functions of cells, such as signaling within and between cells, cell division and death, stress responses and inflammation.
The heart of Agnico Eagle Finland operations is the Kittilä mine, that is the largest gold mine in Europe and located in Northern Finland. In I4WORLD, the interest is to develop cementitious binders based on mine tailings, for example.
AMO is a non-profit SME with the mission to open the way to innovations arising from convergence of technologies. Particularly the convergence between micro- and optoelectronics is addressed and the exploitation of innovations potentials emerging from there.
AFSMP is an industry association of the Technology industries of Finland. The association’s member companies manufacture and further process steel and copper products, stainless steel, zinc and nickel for the needs of metal products, machinery, vehicles, construction and electronics and the electrical industry.
Centria provides expertise on simulations and automation for industrialized construction.
Research in changes in the environment. Ways to control changes. Environmental problems assessed from multidisciplinary perspective by integrating socio-economic considerations. Serves as the national centre for environmental data in Finland.
FMI produces information on the climate system and its changes, the development of climate change, carbon cycling and climate models. The Space and Earth Observation Centre covers cryospheric processes, atmospheric remote sensing, radar science, planetary research, space technology and weather research, and the development of observation and measurement systems.
GrainSense is the developer of the first hand-held analyser defining key quality properties of grains, such as protein, moisture and oil content. The device can be used to define harvest times and separate grain batches of different quality.
Luxmet develops advanced control systems for the steel and mining industries based on optical measurements and analysis. Focus area is the control of electric arc furnaces, with a developed system enabling on-line measurement of scrap melting.
Magsort recovers all the metal in slag and turn it into valuable sellable commodities. Bottom ash: Company’s proprietary crushing line liberates all metals - even the ultrafines. Steel Slag: Increase the profitability in steel slag processing by recovering and briquetting the steel currently wasted when using the slag as road construction material.
MS Oy is a cross-disciplinary high-tech engineering, manufacturing, and consulting company from Finland. The company is a well-known developer and service provider of cosmic-ray muography, a unique branch of geophysics based on detecting secondary cosmic-ray muon particles continuously generated in the upper atmosphere.
MAX IV is a national Swedish research infrastructure hosted by Lund University. The MAX IV is currently the brightest X-ray source in the world, and is used in research areas such as physics, chemistry, materials science and nanoscience. Read more about MAX IV.
Luke is a research and expert organisation with expertise in renewable natural resources and sustainable food production.
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Oulu University Hospital is responsible for the most advanced level medical in vivo imaging in Northern Finland. In addition to routine patient imaging, it conducts top-level research in clinical imaging.
Breakthrough solutions to the metals industry combining image processing and laser technologies to production. Solutions improve customer process sustainability by increasing yield and material efficiency and decreasing energy consumption.
VTT is a state owned and controlled non-profit limited liability company established by law. Sensing solutions research area develop new technologies and concepts for future sustainable electronics.