3 New approved SNSF Spark projects @USI
Research and Transfer Service
22 November 2019
The SNSF Spark pilot was launched to enable innovative and unconventional research projects, to enhance diversity among the applicants and to test innovative evaluation methods.
753 applications were submitted to the 1st call, resulting in a success rate of approximately 40%.
Among the approved projects, there are three USI projects:
Title: Characterization of specific enhancer RNAs involved in ibrutinib resistance mechanism in marginal zone lymphoma
Beneficiaries: Dr. Sara Napoli with Prof. Francesco Bertoni
Affiliation: Institute of Oncology Research (IOR)
Title: Bayesian Nonparametric Structural Learning
Beneficiary: Dr. Stefano Peluso
Affiliation: USI, Faculty of Economics
Title: Beyond Watching: Next Generation Programming Tutorials Leveraging Interaction Data
Beneficiary: Dr. Andrea Mocci
Affiliation: USI, Faculty of Informatics, Software Institute (SI).
Find the other approved projects and their abstract here.