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POF Guide to the Institutes

As part of programme-oriented funding (POF) within the Helmholtz Association, the programme activities of institutes at Forschungszentrum Jülich will be evaluated. Between October 2017 and January 2018, about 90 independent experts appointed by the Helmholtz Association will obtain an overview of the scientific quality of Forschungszentrum Jülich’s work in the programmes and topics of the four Helmholtz research fields in which Jülich is involved: Key Technologies, Earth and Environment, Matter, and Energy.

Research Field Key Technologies
(23 – 26 October 2017)

Key Technologies for the Bioeconomy

Biosoft – Fundamentals for Future Technologies in the Fields of Soft Matter and Life Sciences

Decoding the Human Brain

Future Information Technology - Fundamentals, Novel Concepts, and Energy Efficiency

Supercomputing and Big Data

Research Field Earth and Environment
(8 – 10 November 2017)

Atmosphere and Climate

Terrestrial Environment

Research Field Matter (13 – 15 December 2017; On-site visit Garching on 12 December 2017)

Nuclear Physics:
Matter and the Universe, Matter and Technologies, Contribution to FAIR

Neutron Sciences:
From Matters to Materials and Life, Contribution to ESS

Research Field (15 – 19 January 2018)

Energy Efficiency, Materials and Ressources – EMR

Renewable Energies – RE

Storage and Cross-linked Infrastructures – SCI

Technology, Innovation and Society – TIS

Nuclear Waste Management and Safety as well as Radiation Research – NUSAFE

Nuclear Fusion







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