Design, develop and test an innovative integrated system to neutralise mined areas. This system will enable the position and kind of mines used to be determined with a 99% accuracy rate.
Creation of a platform to stimulate r&d/technology transfer dealing with laser/optics technologies/their applications, e.G. In processing industries, in order to initiate projects emphasizing cooperation between industry/r & d instititions.
Creation of an extremely sensitive and reliable portable system to detect and analyse explosives agents for areas in danger of terrorist attack (e.G. Air transport, nuclear power plants), based on laser technologies.
The aim is to develop new types of polymer composites able to face high temperatures (200-400 degrees celsius), fire (class a1 or a2) and seismicity, for adoption in strucutral engineering.
Smart aim is to boost the competitiveness, growth and attractiveness of the european discrete manufacturing industries through the promotion of r&d&i in an open community of large industries, smes, rtos, academia and user organizations.