Category Archives: SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION

France Excellence Programme

Apply here ! https://ambafrance-sg.emundus.fr   France is the second top destination in Europe for students from Singapore wishing to pursue a higher education, with around 500 new students arriving every year. Singapore is also the leading destination for French investment in South-East Asia, with more than 750 French companies based in the city-state. In the […]

Université Sorbonne Paris Cité/National University of Singapore – Call for proposals 2019

As part of a cooperation launched in 2013, the Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (USPC) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) co-fund three calls for proposals to promote new scientific and academic collaborations between Europe and South East Asia. These calls have enabled to start 45 research and / or teaching collaborations between NUS and […]

INTERVIEW WITH CHRISTIAN MINIATURA, RESEARCH DIRECTOR AT CNRS

Director of Research at the CNRS, Christian Miniatura is the head of MajuLab, a joint Franco-Singaporean Mixed International Unit research laboratory. He is a Visiting Professor at the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) of the National University of Singapore (NUS) and at the School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS) of the Nanyang Technological University […]

“AGEING WELL” TECHNOLOGY TO HELP THE SENIORS

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Director of the Franco-Singaporean laboratory IPAL (Image & Pervasive Access Lab), Professor Mounir Mokhtari leads a research in the field of human-assistance technologies; the project “City4age” defines a model of a smart city adapted to the assistance of the frail and dependent elderly, that improves their quality of daily living and facilitates the action of […]

INTERNATIONAL JOINT LABORATORIES

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Figure 1. Structuring tools for international partnerships.   International Joint Units (UMI) in Singapore A UMI is a full-fledged laboratory, as found in universities and research organizations. It is based in a single location, in France or abroad, and brings together researchers, students, postdocs, and support staff from CNRS and the partner institution(s). The Director […]

RESEARCH COLLABORATION AGREEMENTS

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1.Groupement de Recherche International (GDRI) A GDRI is a scientific coordination network gathering research teams in European and non-European countries. Its activities are coordinated by a scientific committee. It is adviced not to have more than three French laboratories involved, it last four years and is renewable once. GDRI SINERGIE – NERGIE (2016-2020) CNRS / […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

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Merlion Programme The Merlion Programme (Hubert Curien Partnership), managed by the Institut Français of Singapour, initiate and foster the development of scientific collaborations between French and Singaporean laboratories. It finance different kinds of operations : Short term missions for researchers, postdoctorals and PhD students, Seminars or Workshop in France or Singapore on a common thematic, […]