News and Events: Projects and Awards
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Projects and Awards
Jaap Kamps and Maarten Marx receive NWO Grant
Maarten Marx of the Informatics Institute and Jaap Kamps of the Faculty of Humanities have received a grant of ca. € 500.000 for the project ‘ACCESS: Access to City Councils using Exploratory Search Systems’.
MoL Students and ILLC PhD Candidate among those elected UvA person of the year
Luca van der Kamp (Master of Logic), Marlou Gijzen (Master of Logic), and PhD candidate Joran van Apeldoorn (Quantum Computing) were among five of the UvA academic community, the others being Tijn de Vos (math) and Nina Boelsums (Industrial Design), who started a petition demanding a referendum on the new `sleepwet'.For more information, see https://www.folia.nl/actueel/117293/de-uvaers-van-het-jaar-2017-het-vijftal-dat-de-wet-wilde-veranderen.