Submission of the CREMLIN proposal

On September 2, 2014, DESY submitted a proposal for a Coordination and Support Action (CSA) under the European Framework programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon 2020. The proposal targets at the EU-Russian cooperation in research infrastructures, it is entitled “Connecting Russian and European Measures for Large-scale Research Infrastructures” (CREMLIN).

Submission of the CREMLIN proposal

CREMLIN aims at opening the Russian so called “megascience” projects for cooperation with European research infrastructures. The Russian Federation is ready to invest more than 3 billion euros during the implementation phase 2014-2020 into this initiative.

The CREMLIN consortium consists of 19 organisations, 13 European research infrastructures and 6 Russian institutions. The Ioffe Röntgen Institute is essentially involved in this effort.