Grants for International Network Programme 2019

The Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education has awarded grants for the 11th Call for International Network Programme
Contact
Ditte Nissen Lund
Tlf.: +45 72 31 83 77
Email: dnl@ufm.dk
Adam Baden
Tlf.: +45 72 31 82 93
Email: aba@ufm.dk
Winnie H. Laugø
Tlf.: +45 72 31 82 03
Email: whl@ufm.dk

The aim of the programme is to give researchers an opportunity to build the foundation for future cooperation and to explore new research partnerships of a poten-tially high value. The programme supports initiatives bringing together scientists and companies in Denmark and the selected countries, namely China (incl. Hong Kong), India, Israel , Japan, USA, Brazil, South Africa and the Republic of Korea. For applications with an Arctic focus, partner countries may also include Canada, Russia, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Greenland and/or the Faroe Islands.

Grant letters and rejection letters has been send to all applicants via E-grant. Rejection letters includes a short reason for rejection. This list has been updated on 12th December 2019 after granting funding for an additional 10 applications placed on a waiting list. The total applied sum was app. DKK 29 million.

A total of 52 grants to a sum of app. DKK 13,7 million has been awarded to the following projects, with reservations for errors.


Projek Title: Endocrine disruption and disorders of sex development in South Africa
Grant recipient: Chief physician Claus Højbjerg Gravholt
Institution: Central Denmark Region
Countries of colaboration: South Africa
Amount granted: kr. 205.785


Projek Title: AI in future road transport: Policy and practice in value chain innovation
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Faith Hatani
Institution: Copenhagen Business School
Countries of colaboration: China
Amount granted: kr. 258.065


Projek Title: The effect of Omega 3 supplementation to pregnant women on the development of allergic diseases in children
Grant recipient: Professor Hans Bisgaard
Institution: COPSAC - Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood
Countries of colaboration: India
Amount granted: kr. 233.964


Projek Title: Rethinking Global Peace Operations in the 21st Century
Grant recipient: Senior Researcher Luke Anthony Patey
Institution: Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 259.881


Projek Title: Enabling language technology for the Faroe Islands and Denmark through coordinated collaboration (FaDa)
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Natalie Elaine Schluter
Institution: IT-University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Faroe Islands
Amount granted: kr. 146.508


Projek Title: Cultivating A User-Centered Research Network on Managing Digital Security and Privacy from Cross-Cultural Perspectives
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Nina Louise Barkhuus
Institution: IT-University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 286.560


Projek Title: Functionalized membranes for efficient wastewater treatment and food processing
Grant recipient: Senior Scientist Bhaskar Reddy Sudireddy
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: India
Amount granted: kr. 286.272


Projek Title: PlasmOn SenSors Improved By machine LEarning (POSSIBLE)
Grant recipient: Associate Professor, Group leader Darko Zibar
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Brazil
Amount granted: kr. 287.892


Projek Title: Enhanced quantum sensing with solid state sensors
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Kirstine Berg-Sørensen
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Israel
Amount granted: kr. 287.961


Projek Title: Time-Lens Reconfigurable Optical Networks (TRON)
Grant recipient: Professor, Group leader Leif Katsuo Oxenløwe
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Japan
Amount granted: kr. 287.986


Projek Title: Structural health monitoring and maintenance of wind turbine blades
Grant recipient: Senior Researcher Leon Leonidovic Mischnaewski
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 281.232


Projek Title: Biocatalysis for Conversion of Biomass into Biofuels and Building Blocks
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Manuel Pinelo
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Brazil
Amount granted: kr. 283.522


Projek Title: Virtual Microstructure Design of High Performance Energy Materials (VMDesign)
Grant recipient: Senior Scientist Ming Chen
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: China, USA
Amount granted: kr. 287.366


Projek Title: Data Driven Solutions for Optimal Operation of Renewable based Power System
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Qiuwei Wu
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 285.408


Projek Title: FLOWMAR: The role of flow in marine life
Grant recipient: Professor Thomas August Kiørboe
Institution: Technical University Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Israel
Amount granted: kr. 211.692


Projek Title: Managing heart diseases across borders - exploring telemedicine in Brazil and Copenhagen
Grant recipient: Chief Physician, Head of arrhythmia section Peter Karl Jacobsen
Institution: The Capital Region of Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Brazil
Amount granted: kr. 204.989


Projek Title: Life with heart disease
Grant recipient: Associated professor and clinical nurse specialist Signe Stelling Risom
Institution: The Capital Region of Denmark
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 189.540


Projek Title: Denmark-China research network for anti-complement drug development and application in treatment of inflammatory diseases
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Ying Jie Ma
Institution: The Capital Region of Denmark
Countries of colaboration: China
Amount granted: kr. 206.200


Projek Title: Joining forces to get from data to knowledge – a proposed international network program between DK and SA
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Theis Lange
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: South Africa
Amount granted: kr. 273.948


Projek Title: International Network for Exploring Youths and Fashions in the Arctic
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Alison Marie Frazer R Melchior
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Greenland, Russia, Iceland
Amount granted: kr. 284.962


Projek Title: Interacting with Robots (IntRo)
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Brian Lystgaard Due
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Japan, USA
Amount granted: kr. 287.722


Projek Title: Developing a Brazilian-Danish Crop Phenotyping Network
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Eva Rosenqvist
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Brazil
Amount granted: kr. 283.529


Projek Title: Sleeper shark biology in the Atlantic, Arctic and Pacific oceans.
Grant recipient: Professor John Fleng Steffensen
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: USA, Canada
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Technology assisted healthy ageing in Denmark and Japan
Grant recipient: Professor Karsten Vrangbæk
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Japan
Amount granted: kr. 188.240


Projek Title: Establishing Center for Precision Medicine for metabolic disease
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Kyoung Jae won
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Korea
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Denmark-Japan network for vascular proteomic studies in hypertension, aging and metabolic disease
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Lars Jørn Jensen
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Japan
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Global marine N2 fixation in the face of climate change
Grant recipient: Professor Lasse Riemann
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 287.699


Projek Title: Exploring the use of non-thermal technologies to preserve bioactive compounds in dairy products and side streams
Grant recipient: Full Professor Lilia Maria Ahrné
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 269.221


Projek Title: Data Science for Weather and Climate Science
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Marcos António Vaz Salles
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Brazil
Amount granted: kr. 287.940


Projek Title: Arctic Food Network
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Michael Bom Frøst
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Canada, Greenland
Amount granted: kr. 253.173


Projek Title: The Science of Future Food Processing
Grant recipient: Professor MSO Mogens Larsen Andersen
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: China
Amount granted: kr. 286.524


Projek Title: New methods for identification and quantification of toxic algae
Grant recipient: Associate professor Niels Ole Gerslev Jørgensen
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: Brazil
Amount granted: kr. 287.605


Projek Title: Sustainable ecosystem services of a tropical biodiversity hotspot under global change
Grant recipient: Professor and Curator of Botanical Collections Nina Astrid Helene Rønsted
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 264.384


Projek Title: Establishing a Danish-Indian partnership on Smart Plant Protection (SPP)
Grant recipient: Head of Department Svend Christensen
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: India
Amount granted: kr. 285.120


Projek Title: CRISPR Biology and Application Network
Grant recipient: Associate professor, group leader Xu Peng
Institution: University of Copenhagen
Countries of colaboration: China
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Digital Choreographies for Oil & Gas in the Arctic (DICOGA)
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Jacopo Mauro
Institution: University of Southern Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Norway
Amount granted: kr. 259.954


Projek Title: Danish-South African Workshops on the Bioacoustics of Secondarily Adapted Aquatic Vertebrates
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Magnus Wahlberg
Institution: University of Southern Denmark
Countries of colaboration: South Africa
Amount granted: kr. 285.811


Projek Title: Exploring a new technology for measuring speech rhythm: The cross-linguistic testing, fine-tuning, and application of the MARRYS helmet
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Oliver Niebuhr
Institution: University of Southern Denmark
Countries of colaboration: USA, China
Amount granted: kr. 246.031


Projek Title: Modeling and Simulation for Industry 4.0
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Sanja Lazarova-Molnar
Institution: University of Southern Denmark
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 258.771


Projek Title: Life length and life disparity research network
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Virginia Zarulli
Institution: University of Southern Denmark
Countries of colaboration: Brazil, Israel
Amount granted: kr. 286.560


Projek Title: Applied Danish/Sino Environmental Research (ADSER) Collaboration
Grant recipient: Associate professor Loren Ramsay
Institution: VIA University College
Countries of colaboration: China
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Life, learning & literacy skills – New Strategies the 21st century teaching at School
Grant recipient: Professor Bent Egberg Mikkelsen
Institution: Aalborg University
Countries of colaboration: China, Brazil
Amount granted: kr. 287.712


Projek Title: The Danish-Japanese Network on Security and Cyber-security in Networks
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Lene Tolstrup Sørensen
Institution: Aalborg University
Countries of colaboration: Japan
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Robotics Research Excellence - Bridging Danish and U.S. Robotics Research
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Simon Bøgh
Institution: Aalborg University
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 185.396


Projek Title: Stable Power Electronic-based Power Grids (SPEG)
Grant recipient: Professor Zhe Chen
Institution: Aalborg University
Countries of colaboration: China
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Arctic Wood Architecture Network
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Niels Martin Larsen
Institution: Aarhus School of Architecture
Countries of colaboration: Canada, Finland
Amount granted: kr. 287.525


Projek Title: The Intercontinental Glacial Microbial Biogeochemistry Network
Grant recipient: Professor in Arctic Biogeochemistry Alexandre Anesio
Institution: Aarhus University
Countries of colaboration: China, USA
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Understanding cancer evolution through computational analysis of large integrative genomics data sets
Grant recipient: Professor Jakob Skou Pedersen
Institution: Aarhus University
Countries of colaboration: India
Amount granted: kr. 284.680


Projek Title: The Politics and Poetics of Water in the Anthropocene: Denmark and South Africa in comparative perspective
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Nicholas James Shepherd
Institution: Aarhus University
Countries of colaboration: South Africa
Amount granted: kr. 282.240


Projek Title: A Denmark - USA Collaboration Network for Formal Appraches to CPS and Digitalisation in Farming, Manufacturing and Medical Care
Grant recipient: Associate Professor Stefan Hallerstede
Institution: Aarhus University
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 282.756


Projek Title: Network for Phenomenological Anthropology of the Future (NPAF)
Grant recipient: Professor MSO Thomas Schwarz Wentzer
Institution: Aarhus University
Countries of colaboration: USA
Amount granted: kr. 288.000


Projek Title: Danish- Indian Sarcoma Network Initiative (DISNI)
Grant recipient: Orthopedic Consultant , Head of Surgical Sarcoma Research; Thomas Einer Baad-Hansen
Institution: Aarhus University Hospital
Countries of colaboration: India
Amount granted: kr. 206.200

last modified Dec 12, 2019