Project of the week
Brain Activity during Cardiac Arrest
All over the world, researchers are trying to solve an age-old mystery: what happens in the brain when the heart stops? With the support of the FWF, medical experts from Vienna are participating in an international study that looks into memory processes during cardiac arrest.
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Natural and Technical Sciences category
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Humanities and Social Sciences category
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Life Sciences category
In 2013 projects with a total volume of
million Euro were approved
projects were approved
people worked in projects funded by the FWF (as of Dec. 31, 2013)
In 2013 the FWF received
reviews from international peers
In 2013 the FWF received reviews from
The FWF is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Professor Lynne Chisholm on 1st March.
Quality Open Access Market (QOAM) is an assessment tool for researchers to evaluate more than 17.000 open access journals incl. conventional journals with an open access option.
In 2013 the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) has commissioned a survey among the Austrian scientific community.Questions concerning Open Access were also part of the survey.
Open Access Policy:...
This year the FWF E-Book Library and the OAPEN Library will grow to a level of around 300 books.