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.
The aims of eurosilva are to advance knowledge on stress and disease phenomena, forest decline, defence mechanisms, normal functioning in healthy trees and to promote forest productivity with respect to quantity and quality of wood.
Development of thin-film coatings for integrated optics grating couplers in order to enhance their sensitivity, selectivity and speed of response for sensing applications in medicine.
Development and arrangement of flexible product and process- oriented organisational structures in the mould making industry assisted by an integrated information system based on the total quality management concept.
Design and development of an information system dedicated to management of engineering/manufacturing companies that deliver either by unit or in small series sophisticated machinery requiring a high degree of customization.
Flexible communication network in the field of industrial production systems integrated in company operations to develop competitiveness in mfg. Methods/design, mfg.Systems/ technology and organisation/human resource development.
Will support further development of abatement strategies within europe by providing an improved scientific basis for the quantification of source-receptor relationships for photo-oxidants and acidifying substances.
Improving the competitiveness of the european multimedia industry on the worldwide market.
Creation of a platform to stimulate r & d and technology transfer for wood products and in the processing industries, in order to initiate projects emphasising the environmentally-friendly role of wood.
Development of ceramic/metal substrates to produce high tc bi-2212 superconducting films by plasma-spraying of a ceramic layer on oxidation-resistant metallic alloys, followed by impregnation of pores with silver.