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Results: 1 - 20 of 24
  • 28 Feb 2019
    Ten researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship

    Ten talented researchers have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The awarded projects include research on public support for ...

  • 15 Jan 2019
    New technology for machine translation made available

    Think tank TAUS now offers a new technique under the name Matching Data to select datasets for translation machines. This is the result of a multi-year STW project concerning machine translation, supervised by Khalil ...

  • 29 Nov 2018
    ERC Consolidator Grant awarded to four UvA researchers

    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded prestigious Consolidator Grants to anthropologist Shanshan Lan, legal expert Benjamin van Rooij, computational linguist Raquel Fernández and medical biologist/data ...

  • 19 Nov 2018
    Best paper award for ILLC researchers

    Jelle Zuidema en Dieuwke Hupkes from the UvA’s Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) have, together with their Master students Mario Giulianelli, Jack Harding en Florian Mohnert, received the Best ...

  • 6 Mar 2018
    Eight researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship

    Eight talented researchers have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The awarded projects include research on border control within the ...

  • 27 Feb 2018
    Vici grant for Ulle Endriss and Joeri van Leeuwen

    Logic Ulle Endriss and astronomer Joeri van Leeuwen receive an NWO Vici grant of 1.5 million euros. The Vici grant is one of the largest personal academic contributions in the Netherlands with which the scientists ...

  • 16 Jan 2018
    Logic chair position for Johan van Benthem and Martin Stokhof

    The UvA professors Johan van Benthem and Martin Stokhof have been assigned a position together with international colleagues at the Jin Yuelin Chair of Logic at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

  • 13 Sep 2016
    ERC Starting Grants for seven UvA researchers

    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a Starting Grant to seven researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA). This individual grant, which is about 1.5 million euros for each project, offers talented ...

  • 25 Jul 2016
    Two junior research positions awarded within QuSoft

    QuSoft, the new Dutch research center for quantum software, has awarded two junior research positions. After an internal call, the proposals were evaluated by an expert jury who selected the best two proposals.

  • 15 Jul 2016
    Veni grants for 22 UvA and AMC-UvA researchers

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant to 22 researchers from the University of Amsterdam and Academic Medical Center. The grants – amounting to 250,000 euros for each ...

  • 16 Jun 2016
    Sonja Smets, professor of Logic and Epistemology

    Dr S.J.L. Smets (1971) has been appointed professor of Logic and Epistemology at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Humanities and Faculty of Science.

  • 2 May 2016
    Changjiang Distinguished Professorship awarded to Fenrong Liu

    Fenrong Liu, professor by special appointment in the Amsterdam-China Logic Chair at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), has been awarded the Changjiang Distinguished Professorship by the Chinese Ministry of Education. ...

  • 12 Feb 2016
    Prestigious Vici grants awarded to five researchers from the UvA and AMC

    Five researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the AMC have been awarded a Vici grant of 1.5 million euros by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The laureates are Prof. Arianna ...

  • 3 Dec 2015
    QuSoft: new research center for quantum software

    QuSoft, the first research center dedicated to quantum software, will officially be launched later today. A joint initiative between Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Vrije ...

  • 17 Nov 2015
    ERC Starting Grants awarded to six UvA researchers

    The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a Starting Grant to six researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 18 May 2015
    Vidi grant for twenty UvA and AMC-UvA researchers

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant to twenty researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Academic Medical Center (AMC-UvA). Each researcher will receive ...

  • 30 Apr 2015
    Johan van Benthem elected member of American Academy

    Johan van Benthem, emeritus university professor of Pure and Applied Logic at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), was recently elected Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

  • 18 Dec 2014
    Jos Baeten, professor of Theory of Computing

    Professor J.C.M. Baeten (1954) has been appointed professor of Theory of Computing at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Science. Baeten will be combining this part-time position with his duties as ...

  • 11 Nov 2014
    UvA Master's in Logic rated 'Excellent'

    The Master's programme in Logic at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has been awarded the status of 'Excellent' by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). The NVAO assessment panel ...

  • 13 Aug 2014
    Fenrong Liu, professor by special appointment in the Amsterdam-China Logic Chair

    Prof. F. Liu (1975) has been named professor by special appointment in the Amsterdam-China Logic Chair at the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Science (FNWI). This is a new chair established by the Amsterdam ...