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Basic data

On this webpage, you can find the basic data of NWO-I.

Annual budget

As of 31 December 2022, the annual budget of NWO-I is 221 million euros for exploitation and investments; basic and other income from grants from NWO, the European Union, and the Dutch government as well as from partnerships with universities and industry.

How many people work at NWO-I?

At the end of 2022, 1.598 fte (1.717 persons) were employed by NWO-I, of which (rounded off)

  • 522 fte (560 persons) scientific staff;
  • 359 fte (361 persons) researchers in training;
  • 718 fte (796 persons) technicians and other staff.

They are employed in these organisation units (reference date 1 December 2022) 

NWO Institute AMOLF 193
NWO Institute ARCNL  54
NWO Institute ASTRON  194
NWO Institute CWI  209
NWO Institute DIFFER   121
NWO Institute Nikhef    212
NWO Institute NIOZ 362
NWO Institute NSCR  61
NWO Institute SRON  200
NWO-I office   50
BUW (Administrative Unit for Research Groups at Universities)    37
JIVE* 24
Total 1.717

* JIVE is part of NWO Institute ASTRON and Jive implements the core data processing and user services that turn the network of distributed telescopes into a single observatory to study the radio sky at the highest possible resolution.

Researchers at the institutes collectively produced a total of 77 dissertations, 1,860 scientific (refereed) publications and 749 other publications in 2022.

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