It is our great pleasure to inform you of the latest success of Prof. Maciej Lewenstein, winner of the FNP Prize in the mathematical, physical and engineering sciences in 2011, who has obtained the prestigious ERC grant for experienced researchers (ERC Advanced Grant) for the second time. The Polish physicist, who works in Spain, first obtained an ERC grant in 2008.
According to the Nauka w Polsce (Science in Poland) service, in the sixth edition of the Advanced Grants the ERC (European Research Council) awarded grants to 284 researchers. Each of them received approx. 3.5 million euros for their project. The total sum for all the beneficiaries is 660 million euros.
Our sincere congratulations, Prof. Lewenstein!
Photo: Magdalena Wiśniewska-Krasińska