Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (31/07/2014 02.31)

Marie Curie Actions funded fellowship Accuracy and stability of an optical clock based on bosonic Ytterbium (174Yb) and fermionic (171Yb).

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Accuracy and stability of an optical clock based on bosonic Ytterbium (174Yb) and fermionic (171Yb). The clock will be completed and metrologically characterized, becoming part of the ensemble of INRIM’s atomic clocks (two fountains Cs four Hydrogen Maser); its absolute frequency will be measured against INRIM cryogenic fountain and remotely compared to other optical clocks via optical links and transportable optical clocks.

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Research Fields

Physics - Metrology

Other costs

no other costs

Eligibility criteria

The score for the assessment of qualifications will be 100 points. The relevance of the qualifications presented to the subject matter of the grant will be evaluate.

The type of documents to be considered are:

1)Review of graduate and undergraduate courses followed related to the aspects of the grant: up to 60 points

2)Post-graduate courses: up to 10 points

3)research stages in qualified public or private research institutions: up to 10 points

4)scientific publications: up to 10 points

5)other qualifications (at jury discretion): Up to 10 points

Selection process

Pubblic selection on qualifications only

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget50000.00
Frequency of callsmensile
International mobility required ?yes
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsAlbania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, FYRoMacedonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, MOLDOVA, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year50000
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceyes
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship36
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Other fellowship details


EU Research Framework Programme

FP7/People-Marie Curie Actions (except COFUND)

Funding organisation / Contacts

Public research
Torino - Italy
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