To improve pan-european computer networks for researchers by introducing advanced network technologies (at 34 mbit/s and and beyond)/applications; improving the quality of services and establishing an appropriate management environment.
Development and integral structuring of technology, methods of organisation, man and the environment for implementation of organisational concepts/management structures in the field of european railroad track vehicle construction.
Food industry lubricants are normally based on mineral oils which are hazardous if they contaminate food and non bio- degradable when spilled on waste. This project will produce a line of products based on vegetable oils for the uk market
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.
Avoidance and re-use of residual materials of castings production with bentonite-bonded mould materials through optimisation of raw material and process technology of the material cycle process.
User-oriented, pc-compatible network operating system to provide server-or-peer mode local area network support on many communications protocols allowing file/disk/peripheral device sharing between dissimilar computer platforms.
Using the results of recent research on solgel-abrasives, the project aims to improve the properties of alumina-based sintered abrasives by adding certain additives in order to change the microstructure of the sintered material.
The interaction of high range water reducer admixtures (hrwr) is not well understood.Coupled cement/hrwr admixtures (known/new) will be studied with the objective of explaining and predicting the behaviour of job site concrete.
Using selected historical buildings as a basis, determine quantitative/chemical parameters and limit values to more accurately define historical properties so historical and current production methods/techniques can be compared.
Measurement/assessment of the effect of internal/external climate conditions on the surfaces of objects of art and architectural indoor decorations. Aim: determine the effect of changing climatic conditions/suggest improvement measures