Congratulations to Prof. Moretti and Prof. Yao-Bei Liu, associated professor at Henan Institute of Science and Technology, Xinxiang, PR China, for securing one year of funding from the China Scholarship Council (CSC) to support an academic visit of the latter to carry out research in the area of 'New Physics beyond the Standard Model' within the NExT Institute. The collaboration will start in September 2018.
Tim Morris wins a Royal Society Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellowship for academic year 2017-18 for the project "Wilsonian renormalisation group in quantum gravity".
Chris Sachrajda is the University of Vienna's Schrodinger Professor for 2017 (following Wilczek, Drell,
Bjorken, Cabibbo, Leutwyler, Zinn-Justin and others).