Cariplo grant awarded to Rocío Borrego-Varillas

Dr. Borrego-Varillas has been awarded a project from “Fondazione Cariplo” in the framework of the call “Bando rafforzamento ERC”. The call was open to young researchers whose proposals were ranked high in the 2020 ERC Starting Grant call – Dr. Borrego-Varillas’ ERC proposal was ranked Read More …

Prof. Mauro Nisoli awarded an ERC Synergy Grant

Our director Mauro Nisoli along with Fernando Martín (IMDEA and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) and Nazario Martín (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) have been awarded an ERC Synergy Grant, offering almost 12 million Euro of funding over 6 years. Of these, our laboratories will be allocated Read More …

Ultrafast optical phenomena online workshop

We are happy to announce the “Ultrafast Optical Phenomena Online Workshop” organized by the OSA technical group. The workshop  will take place from 25 to 29 May 2020 and it is targeted – but not limited – to students and early-career researchers. The programme includes: Read More …

Fresnel Prize for Matteo Lucchini

The 2019 Fresnel Prize for applied aspects is awarded to Matteo Lucchini, Politecnico di Milano, Italy, for “outstanding contributions in the field of attosecond science. In particular for seminal contribution in the investigation of attosecond electron dynamics in solid state materials”. Congratulations Matteo!

Two PRIN projects awarded to our group

The Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) has awarded two projects of national interest (PRIN) to our group: 1 – Project n. 20173B72NB “Predicting and controlling the fate of bio-molecules driven by extreme-ultraviolet radiation”, where Prof. Nisoli is the principal investigator. 2 – Project Read More …

Fabian Holzmeier awarded the Ewald Prize

The German Bunsen Society for Physical Chemistry recently awarded Fabian Holzmeier the Ewald Wicke Prize 2019, a renowned honor for early career physical chemists. Since September 2018 he is working in our lab as a Marie-Curie fellow on attosecond dynamics in molecules. Congratulations Fabian!