The following project proposals were prepared and submitted for International project calls:

1. Call: H2020-MSCA-RISE-2020Call deadline: 12.05.2020. Project Proposal No.: 101007706, Proposal Title: "Research Beyond the "State-of the-Art" Using Negative Ion Beams and Theoretical Modelling to Contribute to Knowledge Base in Atomic and Molecular Physics, Astrobiology and Ion Implantation", Acronym: Challenge of ions, Coordinator: University of Latvia (A.Ubelis), Partners: Sweden (2), Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, and Latvia, Budget: about EUR 1.2 million, Duration of the project: 4 years, Project scope: The project aims to realize scientific visits among partners, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

2. Call: H2020-FETOPEN-01-2018-2019-2020Call deadline: 03.06.2020. Project Proposal No.: 964441, Title: "Nanoplasmonic Detectors and Emitters for Portable Spectroscopy in Terahertz Range", Acronym: ComfortTera, Coordinator: University of Latvia (A.Ubelis), Partners: Germany (2), Ukraine, Greece, France, Budget: about EUR 3 million, Duration of the project: 3 years, Project scope: The project aims to develop new technology. Project status: project was not approved for funding.

3. Call: European Space Agency project call (Latvia). Call deadline:  15.01.2021. Title: Satellite and space debris photometry capability development for SLR station Riga. Coordinator: University of Latvia (K. Salmins); Budget: 63 000 EUR. Project approved for funding: Contract No. 4000135730/21/NL/SC. Implementation period: 10.2021.-07.2022.

4. Call: ERC-2021-ADG (ERC Advanced grant), Call deadline: 31.08.2021., Project Proposal No.: 101054219, Title: "Laser ablation spectroscopy with high-order harmonics offers new potential in materials science", Acronym: LAIHOHGS, Coordinator: University of Latvia (R. Ganeev), Budget: about EUR 3.5 million, Duration of the project: 5 years, Project scope: The project aims to develop the specific field under the leadership of R. Ganeev. Project status: project was not approved for funding. Proposal will be improved and resubmitted.

5. Call: HORIZON-WIDERA-2022-ACCESS-01-two-stage (Teaming for Excellence), Call deadline: 05.10.2021. (Stage 1), Project Proposal No.: 101059672-1, Title: "Center of Excellence in Photonics and Knowledge Transfer FOTONIKA-LV", Acronym: FOTONIKA-LV, Coordinator: University of Latvia (R. Ganeev), Partners: Sweden, Germany, Budget: EUR 15 million from European Commission and EUR 15 million from local funds, Duration of the project: 6 years, Project scope: The project aims to develop un sustain the center of excellence. Project status: project passed Stage 1 evaluation and was invited to submit Stage 2 project proposal (submission deadline: 08.09.2022.). 

6. Call: HORIZON-MSCA-2021-PF-01 (postdoctoral fellowship)Call deadline: 12.10.2021., Project Proposal No.:  101064416, Title: "Efficient formation of structured lights with multifunctional devices for advanced optics and material processing applications", Acronym: andra Host: University of Latvia (R. Ganeev), Duration of the project: 3 years, Project scope: postdoctoral work at the host institution. Project status: project was not approved for funding.

7. Call: HORIZON-WIDERA-2021-ACCESS-03 (Twinning) Call deadline: 18.01.2022. Project Proposal No.:  101079241, Title: Towards Frontiers Research in Photonics Sciences and Technology at the University of Latvia, Acronym: ATOMSPHERES, Coordinator: University of Latvia (J. Alnis, U. Berzins) Duration of the project: 3 years, Project scope: collaboration with foreign partners to increase the research excellence. Project status: project evaluation pending.

8. Call:  HORIZON-CL4-2022-SPACE-01-82, HORIZON-CL4-2022-SPACE-01 (STRATEGIC AUTONOMY IN DEVELOPING, DEPLOYING AND USING GLOBAL SPACE-BASED INFRASTRUCTURES, SERVICES, APPLICATIONS AND DATA 2022) Call deadline: 16.02.2022. Project Proposal No.:  101082489, Title: (due to confidentiality not shown here), Acronym: (due to confidentiality not shown here), Coordinator: NL (due to confidentiality not shown here), Partners: FR, ES, LV (University of Latvia), NL, Duration of the project: 3 years.

9. Call: HORIZON-WIDERA-2022-TALENTS-01 (ERA Chairs) Call deadline: 15.03.2022. Project Proposal No.:  101087207, Title: ERA Chair in Astrophysics, Instrumentation, Ground Segment Technologies and Space Photonics at the University of Latvia, Acronym: SPACE-LV, Coordinator: University of Latvia (A. Ubelis) Duration of the project: 5 years, Project scope: The Development of Space Photonics capacity at the University of Latvia by the help of ERA Chair B. Foing and his team. Project status: project evaluation pending.

 

The following project proposals were prepared and submitted for National project calls:

1. Call: ERDF competition of 4th round of Activity 1.1.1.1, Call deadline: 12.08.2020. Project proposal No.: 1.1.1.1/20/A070, Title: "Next Generational Technology for High Purity Crystal Growth Using MHD Pseudo Levitation", Budget: about EUR 540 000, Coordinator: University of Latvia (A. Ubelis), Partners: "AGL TECHNOLOGIES", Ltd.,  “CRYOGENIC AND VACUUM SYSTEMS”, Ltd., Project status: The project was approved for funding and is being implemented in the period 01.04.2021.–30.11.2023.

2. Call: Latvian Council of Science call, individual grantsCall deadline: 28.09.2020., Application No.: lzp-2020/2-0387, Title: "The Exploration of Technology of Ultraviolet and Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Inductively Coupled RF Plasma to Obtain New Knowledge About Iodine and Bromic Spectroscopy and Its Fundamental Properties, and to Contribute to Atmospheric Research", Coordinator: Univeristy of Latvia (A. Ubelis), Budget: about EUR 100 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

3. Call: Latvian Council of Science call, individual grants, Call deadline: 28.09.2020., Application No.: lzp-2020/2-0105, Title: "Absorbtion Cells for the Stabilization of Blue and UV Frequencies with 11 Digit Precision", Coordinator: University of Latvia (U. Berzins), Budget: about EUR 100 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

4. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0296, Title: "Optical nonlinearities of large molecules, clusters, quantum dots and nanoparticles", Coordinator: University of Latvia (R. Ganeev), Partners: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

5. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0576, Title: "Use of lasers to obtain non-spherical nanoparticles and to form nanostructures on surface of materials", Coordinator: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality), Partners: University of Latvia (R. Ganeev), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

6. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0541, Title: "Laser induced breakdown spectroscopy for environmental monitoring of dust, industrial waste, soil, plants and geological materials", Coordinator: University of Latvia (J. Iqbal), Partners: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

7. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0197, Title: "Optical whispering gallery mode microresonator sensors improved by neural networks", Coordinator: University of Latvia (A.Atvars), Partners: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

8. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0016, Title: (not exposed due to confidentiality), Coordinator: University of Latvia (A. Ubelis), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

9. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0496, Title: (not exposed due to confidentiality), Coordinator: University of Latvia (U. Berzins), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

10. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.:lzp-2021/1-0498, Title: (not exposed due to confidentiality), Coordinator: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality) (leader A2), Partners: University of Latvia (J.Alnis), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

11. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0577, Title: (not exposed due to confidentiality), Coordinator: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality) (leader A1), Partners: University of Latvia (J.Alnis), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

12. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0019, Title: (not exposed due to confidentiality), Coordinator: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality) (leader B1), Partners: University of Latvia (J.Alnis), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

13. Call: Latvian Council of Science call,  Call deadline: 06.09.2021., Application No.: lzp-2021/1-0062, Title: (not exposed due to confidentiality), Coordinator: 1 partner from Latvia (not exposed due to confidentiality) (leader B2), Partners: University of Latvia (J.Alnis), Budget: EUR 300 000, Project status: project was not approved for funding.

 

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