1 March 2019
Going to OFC!
This week FONTE is represented at Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition (OFC; San Diego 3-7 March 2019), together with our sister projects WON and REAL-NET.
18-19 Feb 2019
Serious scientific training was completed by FONTE ESRs this week when attending the 2-day Winterschool at Nokia Bell Labs in Stuttgart. Thank you to the organisers! The training material is now available for FONTE consortium members in the members-only area of the website.
1 Feb 2019
ONE final FONTE position is available for a high-achieving Early Stage Researcher at Aston University, UK. BREXIT may be just around the corner but do not let that put you off - the UK is open for business as usual. Apply here or by email to S.K.Turitsyn@aston.ac.uk
29 Jan 2019
FONTE's sister projects WON ETN and REAL-NET EID kicked off in snowy Munich this week. Attendees were treated to home-made Italian tiramiso. Thank you, Antonio!
WON and REAL-NET websites coming soon!
4 Jan 2019
Check out Darko's (WP Leader) video on 'Machine Learning Concepts in Optical Communication Systems', the perfect introduction to the field!
11 Dec 2018
The Mid-Term Check with the EC/REA has been confirmed for Fri 27 Sept 2019 in Dublin, co-located wit ECOC2019. Everyone is expected to attend.... Participation of ESRs is mandatory. Check the Members only webpages for full details.
3 Dec 2018
Welcome to Vinod Bajaj, FONTE's newest ESR, who has started this week at TU Delft!
19 Nov 2018
The FONTE position at Telecom ParisTech has been readvertised in EURAXESS. The position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been found.
1 Nov 2018
25 Sept 2018
The FONTE consortium held a management catch-up meeting during the ECOC 2018 conference in Rome.
15 Sept 2018
Recruitment Update: FONTE is still looking to recruit 2 ESRs (at Aston and TelecomParis Tech). Get in touch with us if you are interested.
11 Sept 2018
Vinod Bajaj has accepted the FONTE position at TU Delft, where he will arrive in November. Congratulations to both Sander and Vinod! More details to follow soon.
4 Sept 2018
Say hello to Stenio Magalhães Ranzini, our new ESR at DTU, who started earlier this week! Congratulation to DTU who wins the chocolates for recruiting FONTE's first ESR.
15 June 2018
FONTE had it's first network-wide gathering during the Kick-off Meeting at Aston University (15 Jun 2018; Birmingham, UK). The meeting also included a tour of AiPT's brand new photonics facilities in the basement of Aston University. Still a small group we are looking forward to recruiting our Early Stage Researches (ESRs) very soon. Chocolates for the winner that manages to recruit first!
1 June 2018
Hello World! FONTE has officially started today and will run until May 2022! Happy and fruitfull reseach to everyone!
8 March 2018
FONTE is recruiting! Full details of the 4 positions available can be found here.
If this advert has expired please get in touch with the Project Coordinator Prof Sergei Turitsyn [email@example.com] for a discussion about positions in FONTE (and other projects) currently available.