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  • Last modified on Friday, 13 October 2023 11:49

SimEA Project Achievements: Advancing Sustainable Solutions - CyI’s Pioneering Initiatives in Clean Energy and Sound Insulation

In the pursuit of sustainable solutions, The Cyprus Institute stands at the forefront with its active involvement in two important projects: the “Advanced Spectroscopy Research Unit for Sustainable Light Management” (ASPERIUM) and the “Sustainable nanofibers for sound insulating applications” (ECHOLAYER)…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 11 October 2023 13:57

Visit by the European Research Executive Agency Delegation to CyI

The Head of the Operational/Project Management Sector (REA C3 - ‘Widening Participation’) at the European Research Executive Agency (REA), established by the European Commission (EC), Mr. Patricio Ortiz de la Torre, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises in Athalassa on Wednesday,…
  • Last modified on Friday, 06 October 2023 08:39

CARE-C Researchers: July 2023 the Warmest Month on Record for the Past 41 Years

  This summer was by far the warmest on record worldwide with an average temperature of 16.77°C, or 0.66°C above average, according to data from the Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S).   These high temperatures were also observed in Cyprus…
  • Last modified on Monday, 02 October 2023 07:23

CyI Spearheads Important Conversations at the 2023 Cyprus Forum

  The Cyprus Institute played a prominent role in shaping the discussions at the 2023 Cyprus Forum, where several distinguished staff participated in key sessions and panels. The Cyprus Forum was held September 29-30, 2023, in Nicosia, where attendees had…
  • Last modified on Monday, 02 October 2023 07:09

Mission: CONNECT – CyI's Impactful Presence at Researchers’ Night 2023

  The Cyprus Institute had a significant impact at the 18th Researcher’s Night 2023 event, which was held on Friday, September 29th, at the Cyprus State Fair. The annual event, taking place simultaneously in 350 cities across Europe and beyond,…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 26 September 2023 06:56

LC3 Lemesos City Cooling Challenge – Project Meeting in Limassol

                          Citizens and stakeholders’ involvement is the key for the transition toward a climate neutral Limassol by 2030   On September, 21 and 22, 2023, the coordination meeting of the…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 September 2023 11:12

CyI Shines at the 2023 Reflect Festival in Limassol

 Photo: Prof. Stavros Malas participates in the panel discussion “How can scientific innovation tackle global crises in health and the environment” at Reflect Festival 2023 The Cyprus Institute, widely recognized for its commitment to advancing scientific research, innovation, and education, actively…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 12 September 2023 07:38

New International Report Warns: Multiple Negative Impacts of Invasive Alien Species on Biodiversity, Human Health and the Economy

  A new international report by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), entitled 'Invasive Alien Species and their Control', describes the impacts of invasive alien species, animals, plants and microorganisms, on biodiversity, human health and the…
  • Last modified on Monday, 11 September 2023 10:21

In Memoriam: Professor Daniel Cohen (1953-2023)

Professor Daniel Cohen at The Cyprus Institute in 2015, delivering the annual "Hubert Curien Memorial Lecture" entitled “The future of Economic Growth”   The Cyprus Research and Educational Foundation (CREF) and The Cyprus Institute (CyI) community mourns the loss of…
  • Last modified on Friday, 08 September 2023 09:05

CrimART Project for Protecting Cultural Heritage by Strengthening Cooperation Between International Law Enforcement Agencies, Concludes

  CrimART project (01/10/2021-01/10/2023) reached its conclusion after a journey spanning of 24 months for participants and key stakeholders, in the domain of law enforcement cooperation in the fight against organized crime on property and criminal handling in cultural property…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 26 July 2023 11:45

Visit by the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, to CyI

  The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Cyprus, H.E. Mrs. Elke Merks-Schaapveld, along with Mr. Guus de Vries, Policy Officer at the Directorate of Integration Europe, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises in Athalassa on Wednesday, 26th of…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 11 July 2023 08:45

Global Community of Environmental Economists Gathered in Cyprus

  The city of Limassol welcomed one of the largest scientific conferences in Cyprus: the 28th Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE 2023). It is the world’s largest conference in environmental economics, and this year…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 28 June 2023 08:32

Inauguration of the National Strategic Micro-CT Infrastructure

   On the occasion, a lecture was delivered by the distinguished Professor Caterina Biscari, Director of the ALBA Synchrotron National Infrastructure of Spain, in collaboration with the Spanish Embassy.   The Cyprus Institute (CyI) launched on Tuesday, 27 June, the…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 15 June 2023 12:50

Visit by the Ambassador of Spain, H.E. Mr. Gabriel Ferrán Carrión, to CyI

  The Ambassador of Spain in Cyprus, H.E. Mr. Gabriel Ferrán Carrión along with the Deputy Head of Mission, Mr. Manuel de la Iglesia Anglada, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises in Athalassa on Tuesday, 15th of June 2023, in order…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 June 2023 08:52

Visit by the Ambassador of Germany in Cyprus, H.E. Mrs. Anke Schlimm, to CyI

The Ambassador of Germany in Cyprus, H.E. Mrs. Anke Schlimm, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises in Athalassa on Tuesday, 6th of June 2023, to reinforce existing collaboration between the Institute and the Embassy of Germany, as well as to explore…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 June 2023 08:38

Team of the Urban PERIsCOPE Project Organizes Final Public Event

The project Urban PERIsCOPE (Portal for hERItage buildingS integration into the COntemPorary built Environment), INTEGRATED/0918/0034 that is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund and the Republic of Cyprus through the Research & Innovation Foundation (RIF), was concluded after 42…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 23 May 2023 08:28

Visit to The Cyprus Institute by the Environment Commissioner, Dr Maria Panayiotou

On Tuesday, 23rd of May 2023, the Environment Commissioner, Dr Maria Panayiotou visited The Cyprus Institute's premises in order to get to know more about the mission, the tangible results and achievements of Institute's researchers. Hosting the meeting was CyI…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 04 May 2023 13:27

Visit by the Ambassador of Japan, H.E. Mr. Yoshio Yamawaki, to CyI

The Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Cyprus, H.E. Mr. Yoshio Yamawaki, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises in Athalassa on Thursday, 4th of May 2023, to explore possible areas of common interest for cooperation.   Hosting the meeting was…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 27 April 2023 08:22

Visit to The Cyprus Institute by Delegation from the Ministry of Culture of France

  Options for close collaboration between The Cyprus Institute and the Ministry of Culture of France were broadly explored during a visit of a delegation from Joint Programming Initiative in Cultural Heritage (JPI CH), on Wednesday, 26th of April 2022…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 27 April 2023 08:08

Visit by French Agency for AlUla Development Delegation at The Cyprus Institute

 A delegation from the French Agency for AlUla Development visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises, on Wednesday, 26th of April 2023, in order to explore opportunities and domains of collaboration on cultural heritage related matters. Hosting the meeting was CyI President…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 25 April 2023 09:08

H.E. Mr. Christoph Burgener, Ambassador of Switzerland, Visits CyI

The Ambassador of Switzerland to the Republic of Cyprus, H.E. Mr. Christoph Burgener, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises in Athalassa on Tuesday, 25th of April 2023, to reinforce existing collaboration between the Institute and the Embassy of Switzerland and to…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 04 April 2023 12:27

Prof. Fadi Comair Delivers his First Hydro-diplomacy Course in Cyprus

  Last week, Prof. Fadi Comair Director of Energy, Environment and Water Research Center EEWRC of The Cyprus Institute, delivered his first Hydro-diplomacy course in Cyprus. The course was part of the Diplomatic Skills Course organized by the European Security…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 March 2023 08:03

Visit by Delegation of The Cyprus Germany Business Association

A delegation from the Cyprus Germany Business Association, headed by its President, Mr. Stefan Nolte, visited The Cyprus Institute on Thursday, March 23.  The visit was a chance for members of the association to learn about CyI and to discuss…
  • Last modified on Monday, 13 March 2023 12:43

Dr Michel Menu Appointed New Director of STARC, Effective March 1st 2023

  Dr Michel Menu has been appointed as new Director of the Science and Technology in Archaeology and Culture Research Center (STARC) following a decision by The Cyprus Institute’s Board of Trustees. The appointment is effective March 1st, 2023. Dr.…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 08 March 2023 12:18

Prof. Comair Participates in the Arab Water Convention in Dubai

On February 21st and 22nd, 2023, Prof. Fadi G. Comair Director of the Energy, Environment and Water Research Center (EEWRC) of The Cyprus Institute participated in the Arab Water Convention in Dubai. The said convention is part of a series…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 07 March 2023 10:30

H.E. Mr. Martin Hagström, Ambassador of Sweden, Visits CyI

The Ambassador of Sweden in Cyprus, H.E. Mr. Martin Hagström, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises in Athalassa on Tuesday, 7th of March 2023, to reinforce existing collaboration between the Institute and the Embassy of Sweden and to explore new areas…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 21 February 2023 08:26

3 MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships for STARC in the Latest Call

Three new postdoctoral fellows will be joining our STARC team, funded through the highly competitive Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions scheme.   Andreas Bertsatos will work with Efthymia Nikita in the project RECONSTRUCT. RECONSTRUCT will produce 3D morphable models for the elements…
  • Last modified on Monday, 20 February 2023 10:47

CyI Students Receive the CyI 2022 Innovation Award for their Innovative Project Ideas

 From left to right: PhD student George Polykratis, PhD student Aliki Christodoulou, and Master’s student Christoforos Skourides PhD students Aliki Christodoulou (Energy, Environment & Atmospheric Sciences program), PhD student George Polykratis (Computational Sciences program) and Master’s student Christoforos Skourides (Environmental…

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