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Facts & Figures

The Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (FORTH) was founded in 1983.

It is the premier multidisciplinary research institution in Greece with well-organized facilities, highly qualified personnel and a reputation as a top-level research institution worldwide.

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Research Highlights

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Professor Nektarios Tavernarakis is honored with the Bodossaki Excellence Award for his outstanding contribution to Biomedical Sciences

Professor Nektarios Tavernarakis stood out among a large number of extremely high-caliber Greek scientists from Universities and Research Centers, worldwide.

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FORTH researchers identify the 18 World War II executed civilians of Adele, Rethymnon

A pioneering, national-level study, was conducted by the research group of Paleogenomics and Evolutionary Genetics of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IMBB) of the Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH).

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05.06.2024
IESL-FORTH partner of RIANA, the new European research infrastructure for nanoscience and nanotechnology

A new research project, funded by the EU with a grant of €14.5 million, has recently begun, with the participation of the Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser of the Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (IESL-FORTH).

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22.05.2024
First place at the EUSAIR POPRI Youth 2024 Competition for the student team "Trash Feaster Vessel" from the Technical University of Crete, supported by the Ideas Incubator of the Region of Crete

First place at the EUSAIR POPRI Youth 2024 Competition for the student team "Trash Feaster Vessel" from the Technical University of Crete, supported by the Ideas Incubator of the Region of Crete The Science and Technology Park of Crete (STEP-C), Unit of the Foundation for Research and Technology -

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FORTH's responses to COVID-19 pandemic

The Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH) and its Institutes have been made available to the State and Public Health Authorities, in order to contribute to the common effort to address the pandemic of COVID-19, with their top-level infrastructure and expertise.