As of 31 December 2020 the annual budget of NWO-I is 117 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 2020, 1,703 FTE (1,834 persons) were employed by NWO-I, of which
- 564 FTE (608 persons) scientific staff;
- 431 FTE (435 persons) researchers in training;
- 708 FTE (781 persons) technicians and other staff.
Collectively, the researchers at the institutes produced a total of 77 dissertations, 1,534 scientific (refereed) publications, 1175 other publications and 6 patents in 2020. In addition, there were approximately 75 promotions of PhD students at a university working group.
The employees are divided in these organisation units:
|NWO Institute AMOLF||176|
|NWO Institute ARCNL||50|
|NWO Institute ASTRON||193|
|NWO Institute CWI||227|
|NWO Institute DIFFER||126|
|NWO Institute Nikhef||237|
|NWO Institute NIOZ||318|
|NWO Institute NSCR||60|
|NWO Institute SRON||209|
|BUW (Administrative Unit for Research Groups at Universities)||153|
* DUBBLE In 2019, NWO decided to not continue funding DUBBLE - the Dutch-Belgian beamline at the ESRF synchrotron in Grenoble - after 2021.
** 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.