Coordinated call EU-Japan 2011
Based 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.
In the photo the EU Commissioner Potočnik, the Swedish Ambassador, the EU, H.E. Christian Danielsson, on behalf of the European Community and H.E. Nobutake Odano, the Japanese Ambassador to the European Union in Brussels, signing the S&T Cooperation Agreement.
Call identifier : FP7-NMP-2011-EU-Japan
Activity/Area : Innovative materials for advanced applications
Topic : NMP.2011.2.2-6 Fundamental properties of novel superconducting materials.
Funding Scheme : Small or medium scale focused research projects.
Among the applicants three projects were selected, and launched on 1st october 2011 (see press relaease on EC material blog) Super-Iron is one of them.
More information on the projects are available on: