All areas of mathematics, pure and applied, plus mathematical foundations of computer science, mathematical physics and statistics.
Particle, nuclear, plasma, atomic, molecular, gas, and optical physics.
Structure, electronic properties, fluids, nanosciences, biological physics.
Analytical chemistry, chemical theory, physical chemistry/chemical physics.
Materials synthesis, structure-properties relations, functional and advanced materials, molecular architecture, organic chemistry.
Informatics and information systems, computer science, scientific computing, intelligent systems.
Electrical, electronic, communication, optical and systems engineering.
Product design, process design and control, construction methods, civil engineering, energy processes, material engineering.
Astro-physics/chemistry/biology; solar system; stellar, galactic and extragalactic astronomy, planetary systems, cosmology, space science, instrumentation.
Physical geography, geology, geophysics, atmospheric sciences, oceanography, climatology, cryology, ecology, global environmental change, biogeochemical cycles, natural resources management.
Molecular synthesis, modification,mechanisms and interactions,biochemistry,structural biology, molecular biophysics,metabolism,signalling pathways.
Molecular genetics, quantitative genetics, genetic epidemiology, epigenetics, genomics,metagenomics,transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics, glycomics, bioinformatics, computational biology, biostatistics, systems biology.
Cell biology, cell physiology, signal transduction, organogenesis, developmental genetics, pattern formation, stem cell biology, in plants and animals, or,where appropriate,in micro-organisms.
Organ physiology, pathophysiology, endocrinology, metabolism, ageing, tumorigenesis, cardiovascular diseases, metabolic syndromes.
Neural cell function and signalling, systems neuroscience, neural bases of cognitive and behavioural processes, neurological and psychiatric disorders.
The immune system and related disorders, biology of infectious agents and infection, biological basis of prevention and treatment of infectious diseases
Development of tools for diagnosis, monitoringand treatment of diseases, pharmacology, clinical medicine, regenerative medicine,epidemiology andpublic health.
Population, community and ecosystem ecology, evolutionary biology, behavioural ecology, microbial ecology.
Applied plant and animal sciences, forestry,food sciences,applied biotechnology, environmental and marine biotechnology,applied bioengineering,biomassandbiofuels,biohazards.
Economics, finance and management.
Political science, law, sustainability science, geography, regional studies and planning.
Sociology, social psychology, socialanthropology, demography,education, communication.
Cognitive science, psychology, linguistics, philosophy of mind.
Literature, philology, cultural studies, study of the arts, philosophy.