INSPIRE Potentials fellows

The INSPIRE Potentials — MARVEL Master's Fellowships were introduced in 2016, with 2 calls per year, to empower excellent female students to conduct their Master's research project in simulation and modeling in a laboratory belonging to the NCCR MARVEL. In total, up to now, 29 female students were granted for a Master's project in 13 different MARVEL groups in 6 institutions.

April 2020 call

  • Veronica Michel (ETH, Zurich, CH) in the Spaldin group at ETHZ
    18 May 2020 – 5 October 2020
  • Miriam Stuke (University of Basel, CH) in the von Lilienfeld group at UniBas
    10 August 2020 to 9 February 2021
  • Maria Pakhnova (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), Russia) in the Ceriotti group at EPFL
    1 November 2020 to 30 April 2021

October 2019 call

  • Dune André (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France) in the Corminboeuf group at EPFL
    19 February 2020 – 19 August 2020
  • Yuting Chen (ETH, Zurich, CH) in the Passerone group at Empa
    1 March 2020 – 31 August 2020

April 2019 call

  • Jigyasa Nigam (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Trivandrum, Kerala, India) in the Ceriotti group at EPFL
    15 August 2019 – 15 February 2020
  • Joanna Stoycheva (Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", Bulgaria) in the Spaldin group at ETHZ
    1 November 2019 – 30 April 2020
  • Linnea Mørch Folkmann (University of Copenhagen, Danemark) in the Ceriotti group at EPFL
    1 November 2019 – 30 April 2020 

MARVEL Review and Retreat, 5 September 2019, EPFL. Present and previous MARVEL INSPIRE Potentials fellows. From left to right. Jigyasa Nigam, Prof. Clémence Corminboeuf, Norma Rivano, Martina Danese, Julieta Trapé, Sinjini Bhattacharjee, Nataliya Lopanitsyna, and Dr Lidia Favre-Quattropani. © NCCR MARVEL.

October 2018 call

  • Tara Niamh Tošić (EPFL, CH) in the Spaldin group at ETHZ
    1 March – 31 August 2019
  • Julieta Trapé (National University of Cuyo, Mendoza, AR) in the Parrinello group at USI
    1 June - 30 Nov 2019
  • Sinjini Bhattacharjee (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, IN) in the Corminboeuf group at EPFL
    15 May - 15 Nov 2019
  • Mariia Syzgantseva (Lomonosov Moscow State University, RU) in the Smit group at EPFL
    15 April - 15 October 2019
  • Chiara Devescovi (Sacred Heart Catholic University, Brescia, IT) in the Soluyanov group at UZH
    1 May - 31 October 2019

April 2018 call

  • Charlotte Müller (University of Zürich, CH) in the Hutter group at UZH
    1 October 2018 – 31 March 2019
  • Maria Bilichenko (Oles Honchar Dnipro National University, UA) in the Hutter group at UZH
    1 January – 30 June 2019

October 2017 call

  • Henglu Xu (EPFL, CH) in the Smit group at EPFL
    1 February – 31 July 2018
  • Rong Zhang (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore) in the Marzari group at EPFL
    15 February – 15 August 2018
  • Chiara Cignarella (La Sapienza, Rome, IT) in the Hutter group at UZH
    1 March – 31 August 2018
  • Martina Danese (Università degli Studi di Trieste, IT) in the Passerone group at Empa
    15 March – 15 Septembre 2018
  • Melania D'Aniello (La Sapienza, Rome, IT) in the Goedecker group at UniBas

    15 August 2018 – 15 February 2019

April 2017 call

  • Andriani Keliri (ETHZ, CH) in the Spaldin group at ETHZ
    20 March – 25 September 2017
  • Özge Kadioğlu (Koç University, Istanbul, TR) in the Smit group at EPFL
    15 August 2017 – 31 January 2018
  • Nataliya Lopanitsyna (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, RU) in the Ceriotti group at EPFL
    1 October 2017 – 31 March 2018
  • Yuting Qian (University of Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, CN) in the Yazyev group at EPFL
    15 October 2017 – 14 April 2018
  • Simran Kumari (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata, IN) in the Marzari group at EPFL
    1 December 2017 – 31 May 2018
Informal lunch with all the INSPIRE Potentials students present at EPFL in Aug 2017

October 2016 call

  • Alice Cuzzocrea (Università degli Studi di Trieste, IT) in the Ceriotti group at EPFL
    1 May – 31 October 2017
  • Cecilia Chiaracane (Università degli Studi di Trieste, IT) in the Yazyev group at EPFL
    1 May – 31 October 2017
  • Cecilia Vona (Università degli Studi di Trieste, IT) in the Röthlisberger group at EPFL
    1 May – 31 October 2017

May 2016 call

  • Norma Rivano (Università degli Studi di Cagliari, IT) in the Marzari group at EPFL
    1 March – 31 August 2017