Francesca Ferlaino (Foto: IQOQI / M. R. Knabl)

After having received the START prize and the ERC Starting Grant Francesca Ferlaino, quantum physicist in Innsbruck, has been awarded the ERC Consolidator Grant valued at up to two million Euro with a duration of five years. The experimental physicist uses ultracold gases of rare earth metals to study the quantum properties of matter.