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Forschungszentrum Jülich - Annual Report 2012

58 Forschungszentrum Jülich | Annual Report 2012 Collaborative projects with national funding in excess of € 2 million Title Funded by Contract volume Jülich Construction of a petaflop computer, federal state funding MIWF € 44,200,000 Construction of a petaflop computer, funding through the Gauss Centre BMBF € 42,423,000 Extension of a petaflop computer, federal state funding MIWF € 16,000,000 High-Energy Storage Ring (HESR) of the future international Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research (FAIR), commission BMBF € 38,220,000 German Plant Phenotyping Network (DPPN) BMBF € 18,342,495 Development and testing of prototype components for ITER at Forschungszentrum Jülich BMBF € 11,659,446 Platform for translational neurological research based on the combination of ultrahigh-field magnetic resonance and positron emission tomography (development of a 9.4 tesla PET hybrid system) BMBF € 9,625,000 Participation of Helmholtz Association centres in the re-design phase of ESS BMBF € 8,989,980 Characterization of the local microstructure and spatially resolved composition of structural and functional materials for novel energy conversion and storage systems BMBF € 6,506,553 German Research School for Simulation Sciences (GRS) HGF € 6,200,000 High-temperature electrochemical metal-metal oxide batteries for centralized and decentralized stationary storage (MeMo) BMBF € 4,517,690 HGF Systems Biology Initiative; health network The Human Brain Model: Connecting Neuronal Structure and Function across Temporal and Spatial Scales (network 7; NW7, Human Brain) HGF € 4,348,800 Fuel processing technology with biomass-to-liquid fuels and reformer fuel cell systems (previously EFFESYS) BMWi € 4,104,000 Virtual Institute for Topological Insulators HGF € 2,900,000 Materials and Components to Meet High Energy Density Batteries (MEET HiEnD) BMBF € 2,516,692 Helmholtz Interdisciplinary Training in Energy and Climate Research (HITEC) HGF € 2,400,000 CROP.SENSe – Competence Networks in Agri-Food Research: Complex Sensors for Crop Research, Breeding and Inventory Control (PhenoCrops) (Ziel-2 EFRE) BMWi € 2,252,739 Nanostructured Ceramic and Metal-Supported Membranes for Gas Separation in Fossil-Fueled Power Plants (METPORE II) BMWi € 2,029,906 In 2012, Forschungszentrum Jülich was involved in 263 nationally funded projects, including 125 with several partners. Twenty-four of these alliances were coordinated by Forschungszentrum Jülich. Collaborative research centres involving Jülich 2003 11 2004 14 2005 12 2006 14 2007 10 2008 18 2009 15 2010 12 2011 13 2012 10 Launch of the German Plant Phenotyping Network (DPPN), in the picture (from left to right): Prof. Achim Bachem, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Forschungszentrum Jülich, Dr. Martin Frauen, WPI, Prof. Jörg Durner, HMGU, Thomas Rachel MdB, Parlia- mentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Education and Research (BMBF), Prof. Thomas Altmann, IPK Gatersleben, Prof. Ulrich Schurr, director at the Institute of Bio- and Geosciences – Plant Sciences (IBG-2) of Forschungszentrum Jülich