Improving the competitiveness of the european multimedia industry on the worldwide market.
High loaded propellers have low efficiency due to friction and swirl. Novaprop comprises a slow running, low-friction propeller with vanes eliminating the swirl and a nozzle, streamline and cambered, increasing propeller mass flow.
The aim is to minimise use of antibiotics in pig feeds. in vitro and in vivo experiments will be carried out to seek alternatives and develop strategies for testing of those alternatives.
The focus will be on both on eco-design and end-of-life management, particularly because of the legislative impact of the european commission's new directive (dg xi), which will probably come into force in 2003.
Re-engineering of international transport along main european corridors for sustainable freight mobility. The aim is to stimulate freight chains in europe, improve and develop competitiveness for intermodal transport chains.
Industrial r & d programme dedicated to communication techniques, systems and services. R & d in telecommunications is the key to help europe keep its leading position in industrial competitiveness and make the digital age accessible to all european citizens.
Industry-driven cooperative r & d programme for maintaining european leadership in software-intensive systems (in which software represents a significant segment in system functionality, system development cost & risk, system dev. Time).