ERC grants


Several outstanding researchers at NTNU have received grants from the European Research Council (ERC).

The award of a grant from ERC is the most prestigious funding a researcher can receive.


CIRCUIT – Neural circuits for space representation in the mammalian cortex
Edvard I. Moser

GRIDCODE – Cortical maps for space
Edvard I. Moser

ENSEMBLE – Neural mechanisms for memory retrieval
May-Britt Moser

STOCHPOP – Stochastic Population Biology in a Fluctuating Environment
Bernt-Erik Sæther

RAT MIRROR CELL – Reconstructing action planning and action observation in parietal circuits in rats
Jonathan Whitlock

AN07AT – Understanding computational roles of new neurons generated in the adult hippocampus
Ayumu Tashiro, Starting Grant


NTNU has designed the Onsager Fellowship and Outstanding Academic Fellows programmes as a means to double the number of ERC grants awarded to NTNU researchers from Horizon 2020 compared to the 7th Framework Programme.

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