Three Semper Ardens grants to Science and Technology researchers

The researchers get about 43 million DKK in total to go into depth with antimatter, examine the ultimate optical control of the light, and to develop improved plastic recycling.

2019.02.01 | Anne-Mette Siem

The Carlsberg Foundation grants DKK 200 million to new Semper Ardens projects. Graphics: Carlsbergfondet

Professor Jeffrey S. Hangst, Department of Physics and Astronomy, receives 20.1 million DKK. Photo: Aarhus University

Professor Thomas Pohl, Department of Physics and Astronomy, receives 15.2 million DKK. Photo: Aarhus University

Professor Troels Skrydstrup, Department of Chemistry and iNANO, who receives 7.5 million DKK. Photo: Aarhus University

Three researchers from Science and Technology are among this year's recipients of Sempere Ardens grants from the Carlsberg Foundation. The Semper Ardens grants are awarded to visionary research projects aimed at interdisciplinary breakthroughs to secure Denmark's leading position in international top research and contribute to solving the world's major challenges.

The three researchers are:

The project periods are up to five years.

Read more about this year's grants

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