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EXCITE receives 5 million euro Horizon 2020 grant

A research team from Utrecht University, including Veerle CnuddeOliver PlümperRichard Wessels and Geertje ter Maat, have secured funding for their EXCITE project (Electron and X-ray microscopy Community for structural and chemical Imaging Techniques for Earth materials). The three-year project, consisting of fifteen partners from nine European countries, will start on May 1st 2021.

The EXCITE starting community aims to enable access to high-end microscopy facilities and to join the knowledge and experience from the different partners. With that it is complementary to facility access offered by EPOS-NL and EPOS.


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