ERC Starting Grant projects

With its Starting Grants, the European Research Council supports talented early career researchers who already have an excellent research record.


Bei Fremden fallen uns die negativen Eigenschaften eher ins Auge als die positiven. Auch ohne dass wir dabei eine böse Absicht verfolgen.


Solvents make up a large percentage of the waste generated by the chemical industry. Lars Borchardt can do without them altogether.


Kristina Tschulik’s team studies individual nanoparticles in order to use them as a model for optimised catalysts.

Tisch mit vielen Spiegeln

New sources of terahertz radiation should deliver previously unimagined insights into areas such as the behaviour of water.


The new systems are expected to affect catalytic activity and to stabilise reactive particles.

Japanische Schriftzeichen

The results provide insights into the routes through which the Japanese language was distributed.

Bunte Wörterbücher

The project creates a database containing Syrian and Arabic translations of scientific and philosophical texts with Greek origins.

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