Documents and results

2018 (3. call for applications)

Documents of the open call 2018:

Guidelines for grant application 2018
Evaluation guidelines 2018
Example application form 2018


Mobilitas Pluss postdoctoral researchers 2018:

Postdoctoral researcher Supervisor Name of the project Grant amount
Estonian University of Life Sciences
Kristina Noreikienė Anti Vasemägi Habitat-dependent variation in sensory organs and the brain in perch 84 999,84 €
Giacomo Puglielli Lauri Laanisto Global patterns of intraspecific abiotic stress tolerance in woody species 85 499,92 €
Pawel Mirski Ülo Väli The use of wildlife movement data to reveal hotspots of biodiversity in agricultural landscape 90 499,84 €
Tharaka Rama Krishna Chowdary Doddapaneni Timo Kikas Integrated torrefaction/microbial conversion: An approach to produce biofuels and bio-chemicals from lignocellulosic biomasssic biomass 90 499,84 €
National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics (KBFI) 
Alexandros Karam Martti Raidal Dynamically induced Planck, dark matter, neutrino and electroweak mass scales 85 499,92 €
Valeriy Verchenko Raivo Stern Unconventional superconductivity in the Mo_nGa_(5n+1) intermetallics 90 499,84 €
of Tallinn
Philipp Dominik Keidl Indrek Ibrus Transmedia and Historiography: Archives, Metadata, Power 85 499,92 €
Anna Maria Ozimek Ulrike Rohn Investigating working conditions in the Estonian video game industry 85 499,92 €
Tallinn University of Technology
Ishaya Peni Gambo Kuldar Taveter Conflict Resolution in Goal-Oriented Requirements Engineering for Socio-Technical Systems
Asya Ivanova Drenkova-Tuhtan Maarja Kruusmaa EMPHASIS (Estimation of Magnetic Particle HydrodynAmic StabIlity through Sensing) 90 499,84 €
University of Tartu
Radwa El Shawi Jaak Vilo Towards Usable Machine Learning for Efficient Predictive Analytics in the Healthcare Domain 90 499,84 €
Alin Olteanu Timo Maran Towards a joint environmental and digital literacy: An ecosemiotic approach to digitalization 85 499,92 €
Toon Staes Marina Grišakova Complex Plots: Narrative Representations of Complexity 85 499,92 €
Ali Ghiami-Shomami Ivo Leito Computational design of novel matrix compounds for MALDI-MS 85 499,92 €
James Stephen Pearson Margit Sutrop Disagreement and the Bounds of Multiculturalism: A Critique of Political Exclusion 85 499,92 €
Kaidi Lõo Pärtel Lippus Morphology in speech 90 499,84 €
Daniel Kaasik Lauri Mälksoo Forest Harvesting in International Law: The Case of Estonia 85 499,92 €
Sebastian Bahamonde Beltran Manuel Hohmann Energy conditions and singularities in the teleparallel equivalent of general relativity 85 499,92 €
Sabina Träger Tsipe Aavik The effect of landscape configuration on the functional connectivity of Primula veris – a landscape genomic approach 84 999,84 €
Triumf Research OÜ
Kadri Haljas Kirsti Akkermann Reducing psychological problems in chronically ill children through digital health intervention 90 499,84 €

2017 (2. call for applications)

Documents of the open call 2017:

Guidelines for grant application 2017

Evaluation guidelines 2017

Example application form 2017


Mobilitas Pluss postdoctoral researchers 2017:

Postdoctoral researcher Supervisor Name of the project Grant amount
Estonian Academy of Arts
Regina-Nino Mion Virve Sarapik Image or Sign: A Phenomenological Study of Pictorial Representation 63 420 €
Estonian University of Life Sciences
Raymond Ward Tiiu Kull Assessment of carbon storage and sequestration rates within the Estonian coastal zone 75 800 €
National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics (KBFI) 
Tommi Tapani Markkanen Martti Raidal Cosmological impacts of the electroweak vacuum instability 69 920 €
Tanmoy Chakrabarty Raivo Stern Novel electronic states of low-dimensional and magnetically frustrated systems 75 800 €
University of Tallinn
Teet Teinemaa Eva Näripea, Indrek Ibrus Post-Soviet Neoliberalism in Contemporary Estonian Cinema 69 920 €
Gustavs Strenga Marek Tamm Economy of symbolic exchange. Gift-giving as a social, cultural and political practice in the late medieval Livonia 69 920 €
Aija Lulle Raivo Vetik Affective migratory nationalism among recent Eastern European migrants in Europe 69 920 €
Tallinn University of Technology
Souhaib Oueslati Maarja Grossberg Optoelectronic studies of Cu2ZnSn(SSe)4 monograin layer solar cells 69 300 €
Rocio Rojas Hernandez Irina Hussainova Development of novel core-shell structured luminescent materials 75 800 €
University of Tartu
Aurele Toussaint Meelis Pärtel Macroecology of functional diversity: comparison of taxonomic groups 69 300 €
Justin Michael Zylstra Bruno Mölder Essence and Metaphysical Disagreement 69 920 €
Eldho Kuppamala Puthenpurayil Thomas Vitaly Skachek Study of Novel Codes for Problems in Distributed Systems 63 420 €
Martin Mölder Vello Andres Pettai Perceptual Spaces of Party Politics: An Inductive Study of European Party Systems 69 920 €
Alexander Kmoch Ülo Mander Enhancing data fusion, parallelisation for hydrological modelling and estimating sensitivity to spatial parameterization of SWAT to model nitrogen and phosphorus runoff at local and global scale 75 800 €
Alison Ruth Kolosova Art Leete Inculturation and indigenous Orthodoxy: The cultural impact of Orthodox missionary work on the Finno-Ugrian peoples of the Volga-Kama region 1870-1920 69 920 €
John Clarke Toomas Tammaru 250 million years of size and shape evolution in fishes: testing the role of biological and environmental factors in generating morphological diversity 69 920 €
Hanna Ilona Eerika Mäkelä Marina Grišakova Imagining the Inner Journey: Conversion and its Discontents in Film Narratives from the 1960’s to the 2010’s 69 920 €
Ashutosh Kumar Pandey Hannes Kollist Ozone sensitive mutants for studying signalling in guard cells 75 800 €
Dhanaji Pandit Bhopate Asko Uri Construction of protein binding-responsive photoluminescent carbon nanoparticles for cell and tissue imaging 41 150 €
Oscar Castro Garcia Timo Maran Biosemiotic approach to enactive minimal cognition 75 800 €

2016 (1. call for applications)

Documents of the open call 2016:

Guidelines for grant application 2016

Evaluation guidelines 2016

Example application form 2016

Mobilitas Pluss postdoctoral researchers 2016:

Postdoctoral researcher Supervisor Name of the project Grant amount

Estonian Literary Museum

1. Saša Babič Piret Voolaid Tradition and Innovation: Short forms of folklore and contemporary cultural dialogues 69 920 €

Estonian University of Life Sciences

2. Fabio Ercoli Tiina Nõges Allochthonous organic matter and invasive species effects on lake food webs under climate change scenarios 75 800 €

National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics (KBFI) 

3. Charlie Stark Tõnis Pehk Femtosecond multi-photon spectroscopy of transition metal complexes 75 800 €
4. Jasper Adamson Aleksander Rebane Large Functional Resorcinarene Macrocycles 69 300 €

University of Tallinn

5. Christian Ritter Indrek Ibrus Embracing virtual travel and gamification: the digital tourism industry in Tallinn 69 920 €
6. Uku Lember Karsten Brüggemann Queer life-world in late Soviet Estonia (1960-80s) 69 920 €

Tallinn University of Technology

7. Yan Liang Olle Hints The emergence of chitinozoans on Baltica: diversification, biostratigraphy and biogeographic links during the Early and Middle Ordovician 75 800 €
8. Sofiya Aydinyan Irina Hussainova Combustion synthesized new materials for the additive manufacturing 75 800 €
9. Serhii Stepenko Dmitri Vinnikov Research, Design and Implementation of Novel Power Quality Enhancement Techniques for Distributed Generation Systems 75 800 €
10. Tara Ghasempouri Jaan Raik Verification assertion mining and qualification methods for improving functional safety in computing systems 69 920 €

University of Tartu

11. Lorena Simon Gracia Tambet Teesalu Polymeric nanoparticles for glioblastoma treatment 69 300 €
12. Sten Hansson Triin Vihalemm (Mis)communicating power: A framework for analysing modern government communication 69 300 €
13. Maili Jakobson Sulev Kõks Identification and characterization of WFS1 interactome: molecular insights into the Wolfram syndrome-associated diabetes and neurodegeneration 75 800 €
14. Silja-Riin Voolma Jüri Allik Reducing Estonian youth alcohol and tobacco consumption through health technology 69 920 €
15. Carlos Perez Carmona Meelis Pärtel Functional completeness of ecological communities: an integrated probabilistic framework linked to ecosystem stability 75 800 €
16. Gemma Carreras-Badosa Ana Rebane Formulation of cell-penetrating peptide-based microRNA nanoparticles to target dendritic cells and inflammation 75 800 €
17. Karin Sigrid Linnea Johansson Hannes Kollist Genetic regulation of plant–atmosphere interactions 75 800 €
18. Kiran Liversage Jonne Kotta Ecosystem shifts during escalating species invasions: an experimental synthesis of Baltic Sea dynamics 75 800 €
19. Anu Hynninen Kalle Kirsimäe Deciphering biotic and abiotic processes in weathering: influence of microbial interactions 75 800 €
20. Kaur Alasoo Leopold Parts Predicting the consequences of rare noncoding genetic variation 75 800€
21. Filip Jaroš Timo Maran Social behavior of animals in a cognitive and environmental context: a biosemiotic perspective 40 852,50€