Thursday, May 23, 2019

ESO — €17 million Fund Backs 170 Breakthrough Concepts in Imaging and Sensing — Organisation Release eso1909

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23 May 2019

ATTRACT, a Horizon 2020 research and innovation project funded by the European Union and backed by a consortium of 9 partners including ESO, has announced 170 breakthrough ideas which will each receive €100,000 to develop technologies that have the potential to change society. The selected proposals include projects which highlight the societal benefits of ESO's astronomical expertise.

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23 May 2019

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