KNOW abbreviates Krajowy Naukowy Ośrodek Wiodacy - Leading National Research Center. The Warsaw Center of Mathematical and Computer Science, created jointly by IMPAN and MIMUW (Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics of the University of Warsaw), has won the competition for the title of leading National Research Center (KNOW) in the mathematical sciences, organized by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland.
The award comes with a substantial grant which will provide financing of the Center for the next five years. The money will be used for enhancing the research potential of both participating institutions.
Main actions: post-doctoral positions, visiting professor positions, PhD studies, organization of conferences, schools or workshops.