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FP7 EURO-DOTS

EURODOTS

Project ID: 257051
Funded under

European Doctoral Training Support in Micro/Nano-electronics

From 2010-05-01 to 2012-12-31, closed project | EURODOTS Website

Project details

Total cost:

EUR 1 356 953

EU contribution:

EUR 1 185 404

Coordinated in:

Belgium

Call for proposal:

FP7-ICT-2009-5See other projects for this call

Funding scheme:

CSA - Coordination and support action

Description

Quality training for European PhD students in Micro/Nano-electronics
EURO-DOTS is aimed primarily at improving the offering and the quality of training proposed to European PhD students. It helps fulfilling the requirements for ECTS credits imposed to PhD students by major European universities for obtaining the Doctoral (PhD) degree in Engineering. A coherent set of advanced courses in micro/nano-electronics, accredited by major European universities in the framework of their Doctoral Program, are made easily accessible to European PhD students, offering the opportunity to collect ECTS credits throughout Europe.The global objective of EURO-DOTS is to create a delocalized (virtual) platform to serve the Doctoral Schools in Europe in micro/nano-electronics.The courses respect specific organization criteria (short, intensive one-week course modules with optional exam) that make them flexible, accessible and attractive as well for high-level continuous education of engineers from industry. Scholarships are available to selected PhD students for boosting the start-up of the project, while other sources of scholarships and/or industrial support will be explored for the long-term continuation of the project.

Objective

This support action, EURO-DOTS, is aimed primarily at improving the offering and the quality of training proposed to European PhD students. It helps fulfilling the requirements for ECTS credits imposed to PhD students by major European universities for obtaining the Doctoral (PhD) degree in Engineering.
A coherent set of advanced courses in micro/nano-electronics, explicitly accredited by major European universities in the framework of their Doctoral Program, will be made easily accessible to European PhD students, offering the opportunity to collect ECTS credits throughout Europe.
The global objective of EURO-DOTS is to create a delocalized (virtual) platform to serve the Doctoral Schools in Europe in micro/nano-electronics.
The courses will respect specific organization criteria (short, intensive one-week course modules with optional exam) that will make them very flexible, accessible and attractive as well for high-level continuous education of engineers from industry.
Scholarships will be made available to selected PhD students for boosting the start-up of the project, while other sources of scholarships and/or industrial support will be explored for the long-term continuation of the project.

Coordinator

INTERUNIVERSITAIR MICRO-ELECTRONICACENTRUM IMEC VZW
Belgium

EU contribution: EUR 303 403


KAPELDREEF 75
3001 LEUVEN
Belgium
Activity type: Research Organisations
Administrative contact: Christine Van Houtven
Tel.: +3216281613
Fax: +3216281613

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Participants

KATHOLIEKE UNIVERSITEIT LEUVEN
Belgium

EU contribution: EUR 154 080


Oude Markt 13
3000 LEUVEN
Belgium
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative contact: Tine Heylen
Tel.: +32 16 32 65 20
Fax: +32 16 32 65 15

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M.E.A.D. EDUCATION SA
Switzerland

EU contribution: EUR 346 466


CHEMIN DE LA VENOGE
1025 ST-SULPICE
Switzerland
Activity type: Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative contact: Vlado VALENCE
Tel.: +41 21 6952222
Fax: +41 21 6952220

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ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FEDERALE DE LAUSANNE
Switzerland

EU contribution: EUR 160 500


BATIMENT CE - 3316 - STATION 1
1015 LAUSANNE
Switzerland
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative contact: MIhai Adrian Ionescu
Tel.: +41 21 693 3978
Fax: +41 21 693 3640

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KUNGLIGA TEKNISKA HOEGSKOLAN
Sweden

EU contribution: EUR 136 425


BRINELLVAGEN 8
100 44 STOCKHOLM
Sweden
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative contact: Simon Demir
Tel.: +4687904235
Fax: +4687904300

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SLOVENSKA TECHNICKA UNIVERZITA V BRATISLAVE
Slovakia

EU contribution: EUR 84 530


VAZOVOVA 5
81243 BRATISLAVA
Slovakia
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative contact: Daniel Donoval
Tel.: +421 2 65423486
Fax: +421 2 65423480

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