23 October 2010 ERC Starting Grant awarded to Prof. Romain Quidant

Prof. Romain Quidant

European Research Council

The grant supports young researchers to establish themselves as independent research leaders. ICFO Group Leader and ICREA Professor Romain Quidant has been awarded a European Research Council Starting Grant to pursue his project “New Frontiers in Plasmon Optics: From nanochemistry to quantum optics”.

\"Our research under the ERC program will bridge different fields of Science, exploiting the latest advances of plasmon nano-optics to address major road blocks in Chemistry and Quantum Physics\", said Prof. Quidant.

The European Research Council is a research funding body created under the EU’s Seventh Framework Programme for Research.

Congratulations Romain!