About Us

About Us

On the 12th-13th December, 2011 representatives of all the Partners met in Genoa in the CNR-Spin headquarters, for the kick-off meeting. The audience was greeted by dr C. Ferdeghini, CNR-Spin Research Director, and by dr E. Vanderweert, and prof. T. Matsushita, the European and Japanese Science officer, respectively.

In the center of the photo, prof. Marina Putti, the Project Coordinator, surrounded by co-workers from all the Partners.

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Super IronBased on the Exchange of Letters, JST and EC DG RTD have agreed to establish a new scheme for coordinated funding of Japanese-EU coordinated research projects (see European Community press release IP/09/1844). After consultations between JST and EC DG RTD, “Superconductivity” has been selected as the field of research for the coordinated funding scheme.