Convocatorias 2018 | IEMath-Granada

2018 calls

Within the activities of the Institute of Mathematics of the University of Granada (IEMath-GR) and financed by UGR’s funds obtained by the Institute’s Scientific Unit of Excellence, a call for grants for the development of research activities at the Institute’s headquarters during 2018 is made public.

IEMath-GR support for the organization of meetings / workshops in the University of Granada

This program partially funds proposed workshops that will explore new directions in research or emerging research fields with potential impact on different IEMath-GR groups.

  • The workshops will be held before March 31st, 2019. IEMath-GR will support the activity with a budget of up to 600€ per workshop.
  • The deadline for applications is September 30th, 2018.
  • Applications will be evaluated by the IEMath-GR Scientific Committee following the incoming order, up to reaching the total available amount.

Requirements
All applications must include:

  • A detailed proposal including scientific objectives, organization and budget, with a clear description of the activities to be financed by IEMath-GR.
  • A provisional program, including the list of invited speakers and the starting and finishing dates of the meeting.
  • CVs of the IEMath-GR researchers organizing the activity.

Selection criteria

  • Suitability of the principal applicants to convene the workshop (CV, list of their publications and/or knowledge transfer).
  • Scientific quality of the proposed workshop.
  • Benefits for different IEMath-GR research groups.
  • Potential for initiating follow-up research activities and/or developing future collaborative actions within the frame of IEMath-GR.
  • Scientific relevance of the invited speakers.

In case of support

  • The workshop must take place in Granada before March 31st, 2019.
  • The meeting should be clearly identified as an IEMath-GR event, in particular by inclusion of the IEMath-GR logo in any advertisements, posters, websites, abstracts, proceedings, etc. Additional support from other organizations could also be acknowledged.
  • A concise report of the scientific output of the workshop, as well as a financial report on the workshop expenditure must be submitted within one month after the event to of the email addresses iemath@ugr.es or glopezp@ugr.es.

Application form
Researchers proposing a workshop must send the application form available below and required documents via email to glopezp@ugr.es.

Funded proposals

  • Jornadas de Software Libre de la Universidad de Granada. Organizers at IEMath-GR: Jerónimo Alaminos, Pedro A. García, Teresa E. Pérez.

IEMath-GR support for seminars / talks by prestigious senior researchers

This program partially funds proposed seminars / talks workshops of high international level.

  • Seminars / Talks will be held up to March 31st, 2019, at the IEMath-GR building.
  • IEMath-GR will support with up to 200€ per talk.
  • The deadline for applications is September 30th, 2018.
  • Applications will be evaluated by the IEMath-GR Scientific Committee following the incoming order, up to reaching the total available amount.

Requirements
Visiting researchers must be prestigious experts of high international level. Their capability of leading international research initiatives or research centers will be specially considered. As a general rule, lecturers must be senior researchers with at least ten years of expertise after their PhD degree.

Selection criteria

  • CV of the lecturer. Different prestige indicators will be considered, such as relevant publications, international research initiatives, leading of internationally established institutes or research groups, etc.
  • CV of the IEMath-GR host researcher.

Application form
The host researcher must send the application form available below and required documents via email to glopezp@ugr.es.

Funded proposals

  • Conference by Lajos Molnar (University of Szeged, Hungary). Host researcher at IEMath-GR: Antonio Peralta.

IEMath-GR support for visits of young talented researchers

The aim of this program is to encourage an effective collaboration between host researchers currently at IEMath-GR and young talented researchers (PhD students or postdoctoral researchers with no more than ten years after PhD) visiting IEMath-GR.

  • Visits will have a duration of between 1 and 6 months. The whole stay must be done before December 31, 2019.
  • IEMath-GR will support each stay with a total budget of up to 1000€, subject to available resources.
  • The deadline for applications is September 30th, 2018.
  • Applications will be evaluated by the IEMath-GR Scientific Committee following the incoming order, up to reaching the total available amount.

Requirements
All visitor candidates must:

  • Start their stay at IEMath-GR no more than ten years after having completed their PhD.
  • Have carried out their previous work in an institution other than the University of Granada for 24 months or longer before their visit to IEMath-GR.
  • Present an invitation letter signed by an IEMath-GR host researcher.
  • Write a proposal (one page) about the joint research project to be carried out at IEMath-GR.

Selection criteria

  • CV of the applicant, including list of publications and/or knowledge transfer.
  • Scientific quality of the proposed project.
  • CV of the IEMath-GR host researcher.

In case of support

Applicants who get support must:

  • Give a talk within two weeks after their arrival to IEMath-GR.
  • Acknowledge financial support by IEMath-GR in the publications derived from the work done at IEMath-GR.
  • Send a short report regarding the work done during their IEMath-GR stay within a period no longer than a month after it. In this report they should explicitly mention (potential) publications.

Application form
Host researchers must send the application form available below and required documents via email to glopezp@ugr.