Joint Call on Advanced Materials between FFG and CAS launched

Austria deepens research collaboration with the Chinese Academy of Sciences


Following the delegation visit of 22 Austrian experts on advanced materials from 17 to 23 January 2016 to Beijing, Shenyang and Shanghai, the second joint call between the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) was launched in February 2016.

In 2015, FFG and CAS agreed on a long-term cooperation including three joint calls from 2015 to 2017: the first joint call on nanotechnologies was launched in January 2015 and three winners were successfully chosen in August 2015. The third joint call between FFG and CAS is planned for 2017 on the topic of ICT.