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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
The Research
Forschungsinstitut fr
Institute of Transcriptional control of plasma cell
BUSSLINGER Meinrad Molekulare AT PlasmaCellControl LS6
Molecular development and function
Pathologie Ges.m.b.H
Pathology
Institute of Science Institute of Science
Tracing Evolution of Auxin Transport
FRIML Jiri and Technology and Technology AT ETAP LS3
and Polarity in Plants
Austria Austria
Understanding the Role of Material
Alpen-Adria- Klagenfurt
HABERL Helmut AT MAT_STOCKS Stock Patterns for the Transformation SH2
Universitt Klagenfurt University
to a Sustainable Society
Institute of Science Institute of Science Interaction and feedback between cell
HEISENBERG Carl-Philipp and Technology and Technology AT MECSPEC mechanics and fate specification in LS3
Austria Austria vertebrate gastrulation
University of Nova Scientia. Early Modern Scientific
KORENJAK Martin Universitt Innsbruck AT NOSCEMUS SH5
Innsbruck Literature and Latin
International
Internationales Institut
Institute for Applied The Demography of Sustainable
LUTZ Wolfgang fr Angewandte AT EmpoweredLifeYears SH3
Systems Analysis Human Wellbeing
Systemanalyse
(IIASA)
The Normative and Moral Foundations
PAUER-STUDER Herlinde Universitt Wien University of Vienna AT Group Agency SH5
of Group Agency
sterreichische
Austrian Academy Simulating 2d Spin Lattices with Ion
ROOS Christian Akademie der AT SPICY PE2
of Sciences (AAS) Crystals
Wissenschaften
The Research Understanding the evolution of
Forschungsinstitut fr
Institute of regeneration-permissive gene
TANAKA Elly Molekulare AT RegGeneMems LS3
Molecular expression and positional memory in
Pathologie Ges.m.b.H
Pathology Axolotl limb regeneration
Flanders Institute Preclinical concept validation of tumor
Vlaams Instituut voor
CARMELIET Peter for Biotechnology BE TECNEC endothelial cell metabolism for novel LS4
Biotechnologie
(VIB) anti-angiogenic therapy
The origin and early development of
Universit catholique Catholic University philosophy in tenth-century al-Andalus:
DE CALLATA Godefroid BE PhilAnd SH5
de Louvain of Louvain the impact of ill-defined materials and
channels of transmission
Load Slice Core: A Power and Cost-
EECKHOUT Lieven Universiteit Gent Ghent University BE Load Slice Core Efficient Microarchitecture for the PE6
Future
Interuniversitair
video-rate holographic projection by
GENOE Jan Micro-Electronica IMEC BE VIDEO HOLOGRAPHY PE7
novel meta-materials
Centrum Vzw

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institution at time of application
Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Towards a multi-ton xenon observatory
BAUDIS Laura Universitt Zrich University of Zurich CH Xenoscope PE2
for astroparticle physics
Swiss Federal
Ecole Polytechnique
Institute of
BILLARD Aude Fdrale de CH SAHR Skill Acquisition in Humans and Robots PE7
Technology
Lausanne
Lausanne (EPFL)
Swiss Federal
Ecole Polytechnique Additive Micro-Manufacturing for
Institute of
BRUGGER Juergen Fdrale de CH MEMS 4.0 Plastic Micro-Electro-Mechanical- PE8
Technology
Lausanne Systems
Lausanne (EPFL)
Universit de
University of Locus Ludi: The Cultural Fabric of Play
DASEN Veronique Fribourg - Universitt CH Locus Ludi SH6
Fribourg and Games in Classical Antiquity
Freiburg
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische
Institute of Mass, heat and spin transport in
ESSLINGER Tilman Technische CH TransQ PE2
Technology Zurich interlinked quantum gases
Hochschule Zrich
(ETH Zurich)
GeoViSense: Towards a
transdisciplinary human sensor science
FABRIKANT Sara Irina Universitt Zrich University of Zurich CH GeoViSense SH2
of human visuo-spatial decision making
with geographic information displays
Friedrich Miescher
Friedrich Miescher
Institute for Connectivity, plasticity and function of
FRIEDRICH Rainer Institute for CH MCircuits LS5
Biomedical an olfactory memory circuit
Biomedical Research
Research
Friedrich Miescher
Friedrich Miescher
Institute for Writing, reading and managing stress
GASSER Susan Institute for CH Epiherigans LS2
Biomedical with H3K9me
Biomedical Research
Research
Friedrich Miescher
Friedrich Miescher
Institute for Cyclical and Linear Timing Modes in
GROSSHANS Helge Institute for CH CYCLODE LS3
Biomedical Development
Biomedical Research
Research
Universit de University of
KELLER Laurent CH ResiliANT Resilience in ant societies LS8
Lausanne Lausanne
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische
Institute of Cybergenetics: Theory and Design
KHAMMASH Mustafa Technische CH CyberGenetics PE7
Technology Zurich Tools for Biomolecular Control Systems
Hochschule Zrich
(ETH Zurich)

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ERC Advanced Grants 2016 List of Principal Investigators All domains Host institution refers to
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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Institut de Hautes Graduate Institute
The Paths of International Law:
Etudes of International and
KRISCH Nico CH PATHS Stability and Change in the SH2
Internationales et du Development
International Legal Order
Developpement studies
Reconstruction of Pollinator-Mediated
KUHLEMEIER Cris Universitt Bern University of Bern CH RESPEC Speciation by Identification and LS8
Substitution of Causative Mutations
Development of Healthy Host-Microbial
MACPHERSON Andrew J. Universitt Bern University of Bern CH HHMM-Neonates LS6
Mutualism in Early Life
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische Faster magic-angle spinning leads to a
Institute of
MEIER Beat Technische CH FASTER resolution revolution in biological solid- PE4
Technology Zurich
Hochschule Zrich state NMR
(ETH Zurich)
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische
Institute of Cold Ion Chemistry: Experiments within
MERKT Frdric Technische CH CICERO PE4
Technology Zurich a Rydberg Orbit
Hochschule Zrich
(ETH Zurich)
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische In Vivo Single-Cell Mechanomics of
Institute of
MLLER Ralph Technische CH MechAGE Bone Adaptation and Regeneration in PE8
Technology Zurich
Hochschule Zrich the Aging Mouse
(ETH Zurich)
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische
Institute of
NELSON Bradley Technische CH SOMBOT Soft Micro Robotics PE7
Technology Zurich
Hochschule Zrich
(ETH Zurich)
Drivers of Growth in Bank Lending and
ONGENA Steven Universitt Zrich University of Zurich CH LENDING SH1
Financial Crises
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische
Institute of Tailored chemical complexity through
PIEL Joern Technische CH SynPlex LS9
Technology Zurich evolution-inspired synthetic biology
Hochschule Zrich
(ETH Zurich)
University of
PONTUSSON Jonas Universit de Genve CH UneqDems Unequal Democracies SH2
Geneva
Recurrent Neural Networks and
Universit della University of
SCHMIDHUBER Juergen CH AlgoRNN Related Machines That Learn PE6
Svizzera italiana Lugano
Algorithms
STEINECK Raji Universitt Zrich University of Zurich CH TIMEJ Time in Medieval Japan SH6
Noise and robustness in the evolution
WAGNER Andreas Universitt Zrich University of Zurich CH NoiseRobustEvo LS8
of novel protein phenotypes

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ERC Advanced Grants 2016 List of Principal Investigators All domains Host institution refers to
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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Swiss Federal
Eidgenssische
Institute of Nanoscale Vibrational Spectroscopy of
ZENOBI Renato Technische CH 2DNanoSpec PE4
Technology Zurich Sensitive 2D Molecular Materials
Hochschule Zrich
(ETH Zurich)
University of Majorana Fermions in Topological
ANDO Yoichi Universitt Zu Kln DE MajoranaTopIn PE3
Cologne Insulator Platforms
Eberhard Karls University of Wide Incremental learning with
BAAYEN Harald DE WIDE SH4
Universitt Tbingen Tbingen Discrimination nEtworks
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur
BRNING Jens C. Max Planck Society DE SYNEME Systems Neuroscience of Metabolism LS5
Frderung der
Wissenschaften e.V.
Technische Technical University Designer recombinases for efficient
BUCHHOLZ Frank DE GENSURGE LS2
Universitt Dresden of Dresden and safe genome surgery
Ruprecht-Karls- Molecular Biology of Nascent Chains:
University of
BUKAU Bernd Universitt DE TransFold Co-translational folding and assembly LS1
Heidelberg
Heidelberg of proteins in eukaryotes
Ludwig-Maximilians- University of Munich The Chemical Basis of RNA
CARELL Thomas DE EPiR PE5
Universitt Mnchen (LMU) Epigenetics
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur Quantum Emitters in non-conventional
CIRAC Ignacio Max Planck Society DE QUENOCOBA PE2
Frderung der baths
Wissenschaften e.V.
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur
CONTI Elena Max Planck Society DE EXORICO Exosome and ribosome coupling LS1
Frderung der
Wissenschaften e.V.
Deutsches
German Cancer Detecting, understanding and exploiting
DICK Tobias Peter Krebsforschungszentr DE Redox Relays LS1
Research Centre intracellular redox signaling relays
um
Johann Wolfgang Johann Wolfgang Dissecting and targeting ubiquitin
DIKIC Ivan Goethe Universitt Goethe University DE Ub-BAC networks in the course of bacterial LS6
Frankfurt am Main Frankfurt am Main infections
Max-Planck-
Topological Materials: New Fermions,
Gesellschaft zur
FELSER Claudia Max Planck Society DE TOPMAT Realization of Single Crystals and their PE3
Frderung der
Physical Properties
Wissenschaften e.V.
Chiral Morphogenesis - Physical
Technische Technical University Mechanisms of Actomyosin-Based
GRILL Stephan DE CHIMO PE3
Universitt Dresden of Dresden Left/Right Symmetry Breaking in
Biological Systems

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ERC Advanced Grants 2016 List of Principal Investigators All domains Host institution refers to
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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Freie Universitt Free University of The Arabic Anonymous in a World
GRUENDLER Beatrice DE AnonymClassic SH5
Berlin Berlin Classic
Technische Technical University Turning the concept of magnetocaloric
GUTFLEISCH Oliver DE Cool Innov PE8
Universitt Darmstadt of Darmstadt cooling on its head
Technische Technical University A Global History of Technology, 1850-
HARD Mikael DE GLOBAL-HOT SH6
Universitt Darmstadt of Darmstadt 2000
Ludwig-Maximilians- University of Munich Human interaction and the evolution of
HARRINGTON Jonathan DE InterAccent SH4
Universitt Mnchen (LMU) spoken accent
European Molecular European Molecular Self-organisation across the scales in
HIIRAGI Takashi DE SelforganisingEmbryo LS3
Biology Laboratory Biology Laboratory early mammalian development
Friedrich-Alexander- University of
Exploration of the 2D-Chemistry of
HIRSCH Andreas Universitt Erlangen Erlangen- DE B-PhosphoChem PE5
Black Phosphorous
Nrnberg Nuremberg
Ruprecht-Karls-
Eduard University of Encapsulated eukaryotic ribosome
HURT Universitt DE Glowsome LS1
Christian Heidelberg assembly
Heidelberg
Forschungsverbund Forschungsverbund Volume regulation and extracellular
JENTSCH Thomas DE VOLSIGNAL LS4
Berlin e.V. Berlin e.V. signalling by anion channels
KS Josef Universitt Leipzig Leipzig University DE HoldCancerBack What Holds Cancer Cells Back? PE3
Understanding negative gas adsorption
Technische Technical University
KASKEL Stefan DE AMPLIPORE in highly porous networks for the PE5
Universitt Dresden of Dresden
design of pressure amplifying materials
Clonal Deletion versus Clonal
Ludwig-Maximilians- University of Munich TOLERANCE Diversion: Footprints of Self-Tolerance
KLEIN Ludger DE LS6
Universitt Mnchen (LMU) FOOTPRINT in the T Cell
Repertoire
Universitt University of Photocatalytic Generation of
KOENIG Burkhard DE PHAROS PE5
Regensburg Regensburg CarbAnions for Organic Synthesis
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur Treating mitochondrial disease caused
LARSSON Nils-Gran Max Planck Society DE mtDNA-CURE LS4
Frderung der by pathogenic mtDNA mutations
Wissenschaften e.V.
Julius-Maximilians
Julius-Maximilians Four experiments in Topological
MOLENKAMP Laurens University of DE 4-TOPS PE3
Universitt Wrzburg Superconductivity.
Wurzburg
Johann Wolfgang Johann Wolfgang Acetogenic bacteria: from basic
MLLER Volker Goethe Universitt Goethe University DE ACETOGENS physiology via gene regulation to LS9
Frankfurt am Main Frankfurt am Main application in industrial biotechnology

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ERC Advanced Grants 2016 List of Principal Investigators All domains Host institution refers to
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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur
NICOLAI Hermann Max Planck Society DE eQG Exceptional Quantum Gravity PE2
Frderung der
Wissenschaften e.V.
Max-Delbrck- Max Delbrck
Thermal Magnetic Resonance: A New
Centrum fr Center for
Instrument to Define the Role of
NIENDORF Thoralf Molekulare Medizin in Molecular Medicine DE ThermalMR LS7
Temperature in Biological Systems and
der Helmholtz- in the Helmholtz
Disease for Diagnosis and Therapy
Gemeinschaft Association
University of Economic Engineering of Cooperation
OCKENFELS Axel Universitt Zu Kln DE EEC SH1
Cologne in Modern Markets
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur Developing Geroprotectors to Prevent
PARTRIDGE Linda Max Planck Society DE GeroProtect LS2
Frderung der Polymorbidity
Wissenschaften e.V.
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur Creating an electron-positron plasma in
PEDERSEN Thomas Sunn Max Planck Society DE PAIRPLASMA PE2
Frderung der a laboratory magnetosphere
Wissenschaften e.V.
Karlsruher Institut fr Karlsruhe Institute Multidimensional CRISPR/Cas
PUCHTA Holger DE CRISBREED LS9
Technologie of Technology mediated engineering of plant breeding
Deutsches Endogenous barcoding for in vivo fate
German Cancer BARCODED-
RODEWALD Hans-Reimer Krebsforschungszentr DE mapping of lineage development in the LS6
Research Centre CELLTRACING
um blood and immune system
Max-Planck-
Big-Data Analytics for the Thermal and
Gesellschaft zur
SCHEFFLER Matthias Max Planck Society DE TEC1p Electrical Conductivity of Materials from PE3
Frderung der
First Principles
Wissenschaften e.V.
Ludwig-Maximilians- University of Munich Non-sequential models for tokenization
SCHUETZE Hinrich DE NonSequeToR PE6
Universitt Mnchen (LMU) replacement
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur Specialized Ribosomes for Neuronal
SCHUMAN Erin Margaret Max Planck Society DE NeuroRibo LS5
Frderung der Protein Synthesis
Wissenschaften e.V.
Dissecting quantitative traits and their
European Molecular European Molecular
STEINMETZ Lars DE SystGeneEdit underlying genetic interactions via LS2
Biology Laboratory Biology Laboratory
systematic genome editing
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur High Resolution Extreme Ultraviolet
UDEM Thomas Max Planck Society DE XUV-COMB PE2
Frderung der Laser Spectroscopy
Wissenschaften e.V.

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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Beyond the Silk Road: Economic
Albert-Ludwigs- Albert-Ludwigs- Development, Frontier Zones and Inter-
VON REDEN Sitta DE BaSaR SH6
Universitt Freiburg University Freiburg Imperiality in the Afro-Eurasian World
Region, 300 BCE to 300 CE
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur Mapping the Cosmic Gas Supply with
WALTER Fabian Max Planck Society DE Cosmic_Gas PE9
Frderung der ALMA
Wissenschaften e.V.
Universitt des Inpainting-based Compression of
WEICKERT Joachim Saarland University DE INCOVID PE6
Saarlandes Visual Data
Karlsruher Institut fr Karlsruhe Institute
WERNSDORFER Wolfgang DE MoQuOS Molecular Quantum Opto-Spintronics PE3
Technologie of Technology
Max-Planck-
Gesellschaft zur Probing chemical dynamics at surfaces
WODTKE Alec Max Planck Society DE HBEAM PE4
Frderung der with ultrafast atom pulses
Wissenschaften e.V.
Electric field imaging of single
University of
WRACHTRUP Joerg Universitt Stuttgart DE SMel molecular charges by a quantum PE3
Stuttgart
sensor
BDKER Susanne Aarhus Universitet Aarhus University DK CIO Common Interactive Objects PE6
Danmarks Tekniske Technical University Discovering new Catalysts in the
CHORKENDORFF Ib DK CLUNATRA PE4
Universitet of Denmark Cluster-Nanoparticle Transition Regime
Danmarks Tekniske Technical University Generalised Entropy Models for Spatial
FOSGERAU Mogens DK GEM SH2
Universitet of Denmark Choices
Kbenhavns University of
NEDERGAARD Maiken DK GlymphEye The Ocular Glymphatic System LS5
Universitet Copenhagen
Kbenhavns University of Self Organization in Competition and
SNEPPEN Kim DK SOURCE PE3
Universitet Copenhagen Diversity
Biomedical PRECISION CARE IN SYSTEMIC
Idryma Iatroviologikon Research AUTOIMMUNITY: AN INTEGRATED
BOUMPAS Dimitrios Ereunon Akademias Foundation EL LUPUSCARE MULTI-TISSUE/LEVEL APPROACH LS7
Athinon Academy of Athens FOR SYSTEMIC LUPUS
(BRFAA) ERYTHEMATOSUS (SLE)
Universal microwave photonics
Universitat Polytechnic
programmable processor for
CAPMANY Jose Politcnica de University of ES UMWP-CHIP PE7
seamlessly interfacing wireless and
Valencia Valencia
optical ICT systems

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ERC Advanced Grants 2016 List of Principal Investigators All domains Host institution refers to
institution at time of application
Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Transnational Gangs as Agents of
Mediation: Experiences of Conflict
FEIXA Carles Universitat de Lleida University of Lleida ES TRANSGANG Resolution in Street Youth SH3
Organizations in Southern Europe,
North Africa and the Americas
Agencia Estatal
Spanish National
GOMEZ- Consejo Superior de Evolution of regulatory landscapes at
Jose Luis Research Council ES Evoland LS8
SKARMETA Investigaciones multiple timescales
(CSIC)
Cientficas
Universidad de Deconstructing Ageing: from molecular
LOPEZ OTIN Carlos University of Oviedo ES DeAge LS4
Oviedo mechanisms to intervention strategies
Universitat Pompeu Pompeu Fabra Tissue regeneration and aging: the
MUNOZ-CANOVES Pura ES STEM-AGING LS4
Fabra University decisive quiescent stem-cell state
Universidad de University of Catalytic Dual-Function Devices
SANTAMARIA Jesus ES CADENCE PE8
Zaragoza Zaragoza Against Cancer
Universitat de University of Moments in Time in Immersive Virtual
SLATER Mel ES MoTIVE PE6
Barcelona Barcelona Environments
Agencia Estatal
Spanish National
Consejo Superior de CLOTH manIpulation Learning from
TORRAS Carme Research Council ES CLOTHILDE PE7
Investigaciones DEmonstrations
(CSIC)
Cientficas
The Institute of
Instituto de Polarized Radiation Diagnostics for
Astrophysics of the
TRUJILLO BUENO Javier Astrofsica de ES POLMAG Exploring the Magnetism of the Outer PE9
Canary Islands
Canarias Solar Atmosphere
(IAC)
Autonomous Behavioral-evolutionary analysis of
Universitat Autonma
VAN DEN BERGH Jeroen University of ES EVOCLIM climate policy: Bounded rationality, SH2
de Barcelona
Barcelona markets and social interactions
Fundacin Centro
Spanish National Chronic Systemic Inflammation:
Nacional de
WAGNER Erwin Cancer Research ES CSI-Fun Functional organ cross-talk in LS4
Investigaciones
Centre (CNIO) inflammatory disease and cancer
Oncolgicas Carlos III
Translational implications of the
University of
ALITALO Kari Helsingin yliopisto FI BrainDrain discovery of brain-draining lymphatic LS7
Helsinki
vessels
Field driven materials for functions,
IKKALA Olli Aalto-yliopisto Aalto University FI DRIVEN dissipation, and mimicking Pavlovian PE5
adaptation
University of Atmospheric Gas-to-Particle
KULMALA Markku Helsingin yliopisto FI ATM-GTP PE10
Helsinki conversion

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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
University of
KUPIAINEN Antti Helsingin yliopisto FI QFPROBA Quantum Fields and Probability PE1
Helsinki
Superconducting quantum heat
PEKOLA Jukka Aalto-yliopisto Aalto University FI SQH PE3
engines and refrigerators
Age at maturity in Atlantic salmon:
PRIMMER Craig Turun yliopisto University of Turku FI MATURATION molecular and ecological dissection of LS8
an adaptive trait
Ancestral environmental exposures and
offspring health a multigenerational
RAITAKARI Olli Turun yliopisto University of Turku FI MULTIEPIGEN LS7
epidemiologic cohort study across 3
generations
Ecole Normale
ALBAREDE Francis ENS Lyon FR SILVER Silver Isotopes and the Rise of Money PE10
Suprieure de Lyon
Commissariat French Alternative
l'nergie atomique et Energies and
BLANCHOIN Laurent FR AAA Adaptive Actin Architectures LS3
aux nergies Atomic Energy
alternatives Commission (CEA)
University of Mapping Ancient Polytheisms
Universit Toulouse -
BONNET Corinne Toulouse-Jean FR MAP Cult Epithets as an Interface between SH6
Jean Jaurs
Jaurs Religious Systems and Human Agency
National Institute of
Institut national de la INTEGRATION AND PROPAGATION
Health and Medical
BOUSSO Philippe sant et de la FR ENLIGHTEN OF IMMUNOLOGICAL SIGNALS LS6
Research
recherche mdicale DURING CANCER AND INFECTION
(INSERM)
Centre National de la National Center for Star-Planet-Inner Disk Interactions
BOUVIER Jerome Recherche Scientific Research FR SPIDI (SPIDI): unveiling the formation and PE9
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS) evolution of inner planetary systems
Advances in Research on Theories of
Universit Lyon 1 University Claude
BUCHERT Thomas FR ARTHUS the Dark Universe - Inhomogeneity PE9
Claude Bernard Bernard Lyon 1
Effects in Relativistic Cosmology
Universit Grenoble Grenoble-Alpes Seismic Functional Imaging of the
CAMPILLO Michel FR F-IMAGE PE10
Alpes University Brittle Crust
Universit Grenoble Grenoble-Alpes
CECCARELLI Cecilia FR DOC The Dawn of Organic Chemistry PE9
Alpes University
Centre National de la National Center for
CLERBAUX Cathy Recherche Scientific Research FR IASI-FT IASI - Flux and temperature PE10
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Centre National de la National Center for
Jean- Magnetic Fields and the Formation of
DONATI Recherche Scientific Research FR NewWorlds PE9
Franois New Worlds
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)

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ERC Advanced Grants 2016 List of Principal Investigators All domains Host institution refers to
institution at time of application
Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Molecules, magnetic fields and
Ecole Normale
FALGARONE Edith ENS FR MIST Intermittency in coSmic Turbulence PE9
Superieure
Following the energy trail.
Centre National de la National Center for
Geometrization of the local Langlands
FARGUES Laurent Recherche Scientific Research FR GeoLocLang PE1
correspondence
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Centre National de la National Center for
Cryogenic Rare-event Observatory with
GIULIANI Andrea Recherche Scientific Research FR CROSS PE2
Surface Sensitivity
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Centre National de la National Center for
Parallel Orthographic Processing and
GRAINGER Jonathan Recherche Scientific Research FR POP-R SH4
Reading
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Ecole d'conomie de Paris School of Learning through Categories in Social
JEHIEL Philippe FR LTCSEI SH1
Paris Economics and Economic Interactions
Centre National de la National Center for
KRAMARZ Francis Recherche Scientific Research FR FIRMNET Firms and Their Networks SH1
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Institut polytechnique Bordeaux Electrochemically induced Asymmetry:
KUHN Alexander FR ELECTRA PE4
de Bordeaux Polytechnic Institute from materials to molecules and back
Brownian geometry: at the interface
Jean- University Paris- between probability theory,
LE GALL Universit Paris-Sud FR GeoBrown PE1
Franois Sud combinatorics and mathematical
physics.
Centre National de la National Center for
Corrosion Initiation Mechanisms at the
MARCUS Philippe Recherche Scientific Research FR CIMNAS PE4
Nanometric/Atomic Scale
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Universit Pierre et University Pierre et Asymptotic approach to spatial and
PERTHAME Benoit FR ADORA PE1
Marie Curie - Paris 6 Marie Curie dynamical organizations
Centre National de la National Center for
Dynamic Interplay between Energy and
PREAT Thomas Recherche Scientific Research FR EnergyMemo LS5
Memory
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Centre National de la National Center for
SALOMON Christophe Recherche Scientific Research FR CRITISUP2 Criticality and Dual Superfluidity PE2
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)
Centre National de la National Center for
New Directions in Derived Algebraic
TOEN Bertrand Recherche Scientific Research FR NEDAG PE1
Geometry
Scientifique (CNRS) (CNRS)

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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Institute of
Magyar Tudomnyos Experimental
Specificity of cortico-thalamic
Akadmia Ksrleti Medicine -
ACSADY Laszlo HU FRONTHAL interactions and its role in frontal LS5
Orvostudomnyi Hungarian
cortical functions
Kutatintzet Academy of
Sciences
Kzp-eurpai Central European Tracking and evaluating social relations
CSIBRA Gergely HU PARTNERS SH4
Egyetem University and potential partners in infancy
Magyar Tudomanyos
Alfrd Rnyi
Akademia Renyi Growth in Groups and Graph
PYBER Laszlo Institute of HU GROGandGIN PE1
Alfred Matematikai Isomorphism Now
Mathematics
Kutatointezet
Dublin Institute for
Institiid Ard-Linn Ejection Accretion Structures in YSOs
RAY Thomas Advanced Studies IE EASY PE9
Bhaile tha Cliath (EASY)
(DIAS)
The Hebrew The Hebrew Coupled Nanocrystal Molecules:
BANIN Uri University of University of IL CoupledNC Quantum coupling effects via chemical PE4
Jerusalem Jerusalem coupling of colloidal nanocrystals
The Hebrew The Hebrew
The emergence of Modern Hebrew as
DORON Edit University of University of IL EMODHEBREW SH4
a case-study of linguistic discontinuity
Jerusalem Jerusalem
Single-molecule spectroscopy of
Weizmann Institute of Weizmann Institute
HARAN Gilad IL SMALLOSTERY coordinated motions in allosteric PE4
Science of Science
proteins
Technion - Israel Technion - Israel
New Techniques for Secure
ISHAI Yuval Institute of Institute of IL NTSC PE6
Computation
Technology Technology
Lubricating Cartilage: exploring the
Weizmann Institute of Weizmann Institute
KLEIN Jacob IL CartiLube relation between lubrication and gene- PE4
Science of Science
regulation to alleviate osteoarthritis
The Hebrew The Hebrew
Complexity and Simplicity in Economic
NISAN Noam University of University of IL COMPECON PE6
Mechanisms
Jerusalem Jerusalem
Sheba Medical Sheba Medical Transcriptomic m1A - a new key player
RECHAVI Gidi IL m1ARNA LS2
Center Center in the epitranscriptome arena
Weizmann Institute of Weizmann Institute Immune checkpoint blockade for
SCHWARTZ Michal IL ImmuneCheckpointsAD LS5
Science of Science fighting Alzheimers disease
Technion - Israel Technion - Israel
TENNENHOLTZ Moshe Institute of Institute of IL MDDS Mechanism Design for Data Science PE6
Technology Technology

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institution at time of application
Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Weizmann Institute of Weizmann Institute Towards evidence-based combinations
YARDEN Yosef IL onCOMBINE LS7
Science of Science of approved and novel cancer drugs
HD-DittoGraph: a digital human
Universit degli studi
CATTANEO Elena University of Milan IT HD-DittoGraph Embryonic Stem Cell platform for LS5
di Milano
Huntington's repeats
Ifom Fondazione FIRC Institute for
Inherited disfunctions of brain
DEJANA Elisabetta Istituto Firc di Molecular Oncology IT V-EPC LS4
microcirculation
Oncologia Molecolare (IFOM)
Universit degli Studi University of Improving therapy of NPM1-mutated
FALINI Brunangelo IT TREAT-NPM1-AML LS7
di Perugia Perugia AML
Scuola Normale Scuola Normale The Interstellar Medium of High
FERRARA Andrea IT INTERSTELLAR PE9
Superiore di Pisa Superiore - Pisa Redshift Galaxies
Universit degli Studi
FIORINI Paolo University of Verona IT ARS Autonomous Robotic Surgery PE7
di Verona
Universit degli studi Proton structure for discovery at the
FORTE Stefano University of Milan IT NNNPDF PE2
di Milano Large Hadron Collider
Consiglio Nazionale Italian National Composite integrated photonic platform
OSELLAME Roberto IT CAPABLE PE7
delle Ricerche Research council by femtosecond laser micromachining
An Integrated Heart Model for the
QUARTERONI Alfio Politecnico Di Milano Polytechnic of Milan IT iHEART PE1
simulation of the cardiac function
Detection, simulation, modelling and
Universit degli Studi loading of thunderstorm outflows to
SOLARI Giovanni University of Genoa IT THUNDERR PE8
di Genova design wind-safer and cost-efficient
structures
Consiglio Nazionale Italian National Full-scale COmputational design of
SUCCI Sauro IT COPMAT PE8
delle Ricerche Research council Porous mesoscale MATerials
Universit
European Integration, Populism and
TABELLINI Guido Commerciale 'Luigi Bocconi University IT EUROPOPULISM SH1
European Cities
Bocconi'
Universit degli Studi University of Spatiotemporal multimode complex
WABNITZ Stefan IT STEMS PE7
di Brescia Brescia optical systems
Single-cell temporal tracking of
KLIMASAUSKAS Saulius Vilniaus Universitetas Vilnius University LT EpiTrack LS9
epigenetic DNA marks
Actively Enhanced Cognition based
Universit du University of
OTTERSTEN Bjrn LU AGNOSTIC Framework for Design of Complex PE7
Luxembourg Luxembourg
Systems
Dynamics of Probed, Pulsed,
Jean- Universiteit van University of
CAUX NL DYNAMINT Quenched and Driven Integrable PE2
Sbastien Amsterdam Amsterdam
Quantum Systems

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institution at time of application
Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
National Research
Centrum voor
Institute for
CRAMER Ronald Wiskunde en NL ALGSTRONGCRYPTO Algebraic Methods for Stronger Crypto PE6
Mathematics and
Informatica (CWI)
Computer Science
Vrije Universiteit Free University of
CRUL Maurice Amsterdam en Amsterdam and NL BAM Becoming A Minority SH3
Medisch Centrum Medical Centre
Chemical Reaction Engineering by
University of
GARDENIERS Han Universiteit Twente NL CREAM4 Additive Manufacturing of Mesoscale PE8
Twente
MetaMaterials
Erasmus Universitair
Erasmus Medical DNA Damage and Repair and its
HOEIJMAKERS Jan Medisch Centrum NL Dam2Age LS1
Center Rotterdam Impact on Healthy Ageing
Rotterdam
Universiteit van University of Understanding the Stability and
KINDT Merel NL ErasingFear SH4
Amsterdam Amsterdam Plasticity of Emotional Memory
Wageningen Wageningen Carbonyl Sulphide: new ways of
KROL Maarten NL COS-OCS PE10
University University Observing the Climate System
University of Diffusive Droplet Dynamics in
LOHSE Detlef Universiteit Twente NL DDD PE8
Twente multicomponent fluid systems
Family ties that bind: A new view of
Rijksuniversiteit University of
MULDER Clara NL FamilyTies internal migration, immobility and SH3
Groningen Groningen
labour-market outcomes
Radboud Universiteit Radboud University
NOLTE Roeland NL ENCOPOL Encoding information into polymers PE5
Nijmegen Nijmegen
Rijksuniversiteit University of Systems Chemistry: Steps Towards
OTTO Sijbren NL ToDL PE5
Groningen Groningen De-Novo Life
Het Nederlands Netherlands Cancer Sensitivity of human tumors to T cell
SCHUMACHER Ton NL SENSIT LS6
Kanker Instituut Institute attack
Open Philology: The Composition of
SILK Jonathan Universiteit Leiden Leiden University NL OpenPhilology SH5
Buddhist Scriptures
Rural Riches. The bottom-up
THEUWS Frans Universiteit Leiden Leiden University NL Rural Riches development of Post-Roman SH6
Northwestern Europe (450-640)
Koninklijke
Nederlandse Royal Netherlands A single-cell genomics approach
VAN
Alexander Akademie van Academy of Arts NL IntScOmics integrating gene expression, lineage, LS2
OUDENAARDEN
Wetenschappen - and Sciences and physical interactions
KNAW
Intergroup toleration: Its Nature,
VERKUIJTEN Maykel Universiteit Utrecht Utrecht University NL InTo Processes, and Consequences for SH3
Culturally Diverse Societies

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institution at time of application
Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
A Unified Framework for the
Universiteit van University of
WAGENMAKERS Eric-Jan NL UNIFY Assessment and Application of SH4
Amsterdam Amsterdam
Cognitive Models
Virtual Seismology: monitoring the
Technische Delft University of Earth's subsurface with underground
WAPENAAR Cornelis NL VirtualSeis PE10
Universiteit Delft Technology virtual earthquakes and virtual
seismometers
Forests and Trees: the Formal
WINTER Yoad Universiteit Utrecht Utrecht University NL ROCKY SH4
Semantics of Collective Categorization
Humans On Planet Earth - Long-term
BIRKS John Universitetet i Bergen University of Bergen NO HOPE PE10
impacts on biosphere dynamics
Scalable inference algorithms for
CORANDER Jukka Universitetet i Oslo University of Oslo NO SCARABEE LS8
Bayesian evolutionary epidemiology
Kungliga Tekniska KTH Royal Institute Wood Nanotechnology for
BERGLUND Lars SE WoodNanoTech PE8
Hgskolan of Technology Multifunctional Structures
A Functional, Mature In vivo Human
CHIEN Kenneth Karolinska Institutet Karolinska Institute SE 5D Heart Patch Ventricular Muscle Patch for LS7
Cardiomyopathy
ERNFORS Patrik Karolinska Institutet Karolinska Institute SE PainCells Decomposition of pain into celltypes LS5
Immunity in Ecology and Evolution:
'Hidden' costs of disease, immune
HASSELQUIST Dennis Lunds universitet Lund University SE EcoImmuneCosts LS8
function and their consequences for
Darwinian fitness
HEMMUNGS Patents as Scientific Information, 1895-
Eva Linkping Universitet Linkping University SE PASSIM SH6
WIRTN 2020
Mimicking liver disease and
INGELMAN-
Magnus Karolinska Institutet Karolinska Institute SE HEPASPHER regeneration in vitro for drug LS7
SUNDBERG
development and liver transplantation
Earth Resilience in the Anthropocene
(ERA)
Integrating non-linear biophysical and
Stockholms Stockholm
ROCKSTRM Johan SE ERA social determinants SH2
Universitet University
of Earth-system stability for global
sustainability through a novel
community modelling platform
Stockholms Stockholm Social Media and Traditional Media in
STRMBERG David SE MEDIACHINA SH1
Universitet University China: Political and Economic Effects
Hunting for the elusive sixth sense:
WARRANT Eric Lunds universitet Lund University SE MagneticMoth navigation and magnetic sensation in a LS8
nocturnal migratory moth

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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Stockholms Stockholm
WILCZEK Frank SE AXION Axions: From Heaven to Earth PE2
Universitet University
Post-war transitions in gendered
University of
VERGINELLA Marta Univerza v Ljubljani SI EIRENE perspective: the case of the North- SH6
Ljubljana
Eastern Adriatic Region
University of University of f-block hydrocarbon interactions:
ARNOLD Polly UK f-ex PE5
Edinburgh Edinburgh exploration; exploitation
Control of cerebral blood flow by
University College University College
ATTWELL David UK BrainEnergy capillary pericytes in health and LS5
London London
disease
BARNES William University of Exeter University of Exeter UK PHOTMAT Photonically fused molecular materials PE3
Advanced clinical photoacoustic
University College University College
BEARD Paul UK Photoclin imaging systems based on optical LS7
London London
microresonator detection
The Francis Crick The Francis Crick Telomere metabolism in Genome
BOULTON Simon UK TelMetab LS1
Institute Institute Stability and Disease
BOWERS Jeffrey University of Bristol University of Bristol UK M and M Generalization in Mind and Machine SH4
The Francis Crick The Francis Crick The molecular and cellular logic of
BRISCOE James UK LogNeuroDev LS3
Institute Institute vertebrate neural development
London School of London School of
Man and Nature in Developing
BURGESS Robin Economics and Economics and UK MANANDNATURE SH1
Countries
Political Science Political Science
Honour in classical Greece: esteem,
University of University of
CAIRNS Douglas UK HCG status, identity, and society in ancient SH5
Edinburgh Edinburgh
Greek literature, life, and thought
University of University of Active and Driven Systems:
CATES Michael UK ADSNeSP PE3
Cambridge Cambridge Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics
Interactive Research in Music as
University of University of
CLARKE Michael UK IRiMaS Sound: Transforming Digital SH5
Huddersfield Huddersfield
Musicology
Effects of group dynamics on selection,
University of University of
CLUTTON-BROCK Tim UK Group-Dynamics-TCB development and demography in LS8
Cambridge Cambridge
cooperative vertebrates
Emergent Constraints on Climate-Land
COX Peter University of Exeter University of Exeter UK ECCLES PE10
feedbacks in the Earth System
Feeding Anglo-Saxon England: The
HAMEROW Helena University of Oxford University of Oxford UK FeedSax Bioarchaeology of an Agricultural SH6
Revolution
University College University College Evolving Program Improvement
HARMAN Mark UK EPIC PE6
London London Collaborators

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Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
COMPASS: Climate-relevant Ocean
University of East University of East
HEYWOOD Karen UK COMPASS Measurements and Processes on the PE10
Anglia Anglia
Antarctic continental Shelf and Slope
Game-changing Precision Medicine for
University of
HOLYOAKE Tessa University of Glasgow UK ChAMPioN Curing All Myeloproliferative LS7
Glasgow
Neoplasms
Civil Law, Common Law, Customary
Law: Consonance, Divergence and
University of St University of St
HUDSON John UK CLCLCL Transformation in Western Europe from SH6
Andrews Andrews
the late eleventh to the thirteenth
centuries
Sainsbury Retooling plant immunity for resistance
KAMOUN Sophien Sainsbury Laboratory UK BLASTOFF LS9
Laboratory to blast fungi
University of
KANG Jian University of Sheffield UK SSID Soundscape Indices SH2
Sheffield
KEATING Jon University of Bristol University of Bristol UK LogCorRM Log Correlations and Random Matrices PE1
Spatiotemporal organisation of
KLEANTHOUS Colin University of Oxford University of Oxford UK OMPorg LS1
bacterial outer membrane proteins
University of University of Stratified turbulence and mixing
LINDEN Paul UK STAMP PE8
Cambridge Cambridge processes
University of University of Visualising transport dynamics of
LUISI Ben UK VisTrans LS1
Cambridge Cambridge transmembrane pumps
Synthetic Cellularity via Protocell
MANN Stephen University of Bristol University of Bristol UK PCELLS PE5
Design and Chemical Construction
University College University College Smart Phones, Smart Ageing and
MILLER Daniel UK SmartPhoneSmartAging SH5
London London mHealth
Imperial College of
Imperial College of
Science, Designing Conjugated Polymers for
NELSON Jenny Science, Technology UK CAPaCITy PE8
Technology and Photocatalysis and Ion Transport
and Medicine
Medicine
Intelligent corrosion management
NEVILLE Anne University of Leeds University of Leeds UK INTELLICORR underpinned by advanced engineering PE8
science
An Information Theoretic Approach to
PALMER Timothy University of Oxford University of Oxford UK ITHACA Improve the Reliability of Weather and PE10
Climate Simulations
University of University of Large-Scale Formal Proof for the
PAULSON Lawrence UK ALEXANDRIA PE6
Cambridge Cambridge Working Mathematician
Climate Dynamics of Exoplanets with
PIERREHUMBERT Raymond University of Oxford University of Oxford UK EXOCONDENSE PE9
Condensible Atmospheres

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institution at time of application
Host Institution Host Institution Host
Last Name First Name Acronym Title Panel
Local Name Name Country
Mechanisms of electroreception in
ROBERT Daniel University of Bristol University of Bristol UK ElectroBee LS9
bees and other terrestrial animals
University of Evolution of multicellularity and somatic
SCHAAP Pauline University of Dundee UK EVOSOM LS8
Dundee cell specialization
University of University of Nanopores for New Molecular Nitrogen
SCHRODER Martin UK NANOCHEM PE5
Manchester Manchester Chemistry
Institute of Pastoralism, Uncertainty and
Institute of
SCOONES Ian Development UK PASTRES Resilience: Global Lessons from the SH2
Development Studies
Studies (IDS) Margins
University of University of Form-Independent Semantics for
STEEDMAN Mark UK SEMANTAX SH4
Edinburgh Edinburgh Natural Language Understanding
University of University of Biocatalytic Amine Synthesis via
TURNER Nicholas UK BIO-H-BORROW PE5
Manchester Manchester Hydrogen Borrowing
University of University of Development of New therapies against
VALLIER Ludovic UK New Chol LS7
Cambridge Cambridge cholangiopathies
University College University College Ecological Language: A multimodal
VIGLIOCCO Gabriella UK ECOLANG SH4
London London approach to language and the brain
Understanding cancer development in
University College University College BRCA 1/2 mutation carriers for
WIDSCHWENDTER Martin UK BRCA-ERC LS7
London London improved Early detection and Risk
Control
WArm Climate Stability of the West
University of University of
WOLFF Eric UK WACSWAIN Antarctic ice sheet in the last PE10
Cambridge Cambridge
INterglacial (WACSWAIN)

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