STI gets 9 ERC Grants

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded 9 ERC Grants to professors of the School of Engineering. These results are historics. Grongratulations to the laureates.

Overall, the professors of the School of engineering have harnessed three Advanced Grants, two Consolidator Grants, three Starting Grants and one Proof-of-Concept Grant.

Advanced Grants:

Adrian Ionescu (IEL) – Milli-Tech

Milli-Volt Switch Technologies for Enery Efficient Computation and sensing

Michael Unser (IMT) – GlobalBioIm

Global integrative framework for Computational Bio-Imaging

Olivier Martin (IEL) – NANOFACTORY

Building tomorrow’s nanofactory


Consolidator Grants:

Hatice Altug (IBI) – VIBRANT-BIO

High-throughput vibrational fingerprinting by nano-plasmonics for disease biology


Andras Kis (IEL) – Valleys

Valley and spin devices based on two-dimensional semiconductors


Starting Grants:

Michele Ceriotti (IMX) – HBMAP

Decoding, Mapping and Designing the Structural Complexity of Hydrogen-Bond Networks: from Water to Proteins to Polymers


Elison Matioli (IEL) – In-Need

III-Nitrides Nanostructures for Energy-Efficiency Devices

Fabien Sorin (IMX) – FLOWTONICS

Solid-state flow as a novel approach for the fabrication of photonic devices



Proof-of-Concept Grant:

Holger Frauenrath (IMX) – CARBOTIGHT

Diffusion Barrier Layers and Anticorrosive Coatings from Functional Carbon Nanosheets






9 bourses ERC