Evaluation and development of industrial lasers for material processing
Experimental and theoretical determination of the distribution of primary and secondary air pollutants in order to understand and predict their chemical transformation and their transport over europe.
Integrated computer communication network/associated server/ equipment transcending national borders using public data networks provided by european ptts to support research collaboration between universities/research organisations
European collaboration in the field of flexible automated assembly systems
New industrial products and technologies as well as craft skills for conservation and restoration work. Establishment of technical standards and guidelines for examination and treatment of objects and monuments.
High power laser facilities installation with beam manipulation/work handling equipment and high power laser instrumentation and beam diagnostic equipment. Setting up a european laser co2 network.
Design of excimer laser test facilities to investigate reliability of components for multi-kilowatt industrial excimer laser. Create european network of component and system subcontractors.
Missing elements development/integration for sensor-guided assembly processes of tomorrow: evaluating strategies for sensor signals for systems programming and process guidance/ robot control/integration capabilities.
Development of biological composite materials, whose phases are biocompatible, adhere to each other and have the effective properties to satisfy medical requirements.
Objective: the aim is to generate sub-projects developing high technology products, processes, systems or services contributing to solving some of europe's major environmental problems.