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Strategy for the preservation of plastic artefacts in museum collections
ID: 212218
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2012-03-31
During the twentieth century artists have used plastics and synthetics to create important pieces that are recognized nowadays as masterpieces. Unfortunately some plastics are degrading faster than had been expected and their preservation constitutes a challenge. Their is a l...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88882
Last updated on: 2017-06-21
Climate Local Information in the Mediterranean region: Responding to User Needs
ID: 265192
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2014-02-28
CLIM-RUN aims at developing a protocol for applying new methodologies and improved modeling and downscaling tools for the provision of adequate climate information at regional to local scale that is relevant to and usable by different sectors of society (policymakers, industr...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 99345
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
PREPARED “ENABLING CHANGE”
[PROJECT] PREPARED - PREPARED “ENABLING CHANGE”
ID: 244232
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2014-01-31
IPCC climate change scenarios have a global perspective and need to be scaled down to the local level, where decision makers have to balance risks and investment costs. Very high investments might be a waste of money and too little investment could result in unacceptable risk...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93955
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
One Planet Economy Network: Europe
[PROJECT] OPEN: EU - One Planet Economy Network: Europe
ID: 227065
Start date: 2009-09-01, End date: 2011-11-30
The goal of the One Planet Economy Network Europe project (OPEN: EU) is to help transform the EU economy to a One Planet Economy by 2050. As the world’s largest economy, Europe must embark upon an immediate and major transformation to avert dangerous climate change and preven...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 91316
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Water Detoxification Using Innovative vi-Nanocatalysts
ID: 227017
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2012-05-31
The concept of the project is based on the development of innovative nanostructured UV-Visible photocatalysts for water treatment and detoxification by using doped TiO2 nanomaterials with visible light response. The project aims at an efficient and viable water detoxification...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 91019
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
European Network on Noise And Health
ID: 226442
Start date: 2009-09-01, End date: 2012-01-31
This proposal puts forward plans to establish a research network of experts on noise and health in Europe. This network will establish future research directions and policy needs in Europe. The network will review the existing literature on environmental noise exposure and he...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 92035
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
MICROARRAYS FOR THE DETECTION OF TOXIC ALGAE
ID: 201724
Start date: 2008-09-01, End date: 2012-05-31
Microalgae in marine and brackish waters of Europe regularly cause «harmful effects», considered from the human perspective, in that they threaten public health and cause economic damage to fisheries and tourism. Cyanobacteria cause similar problems in freshwaters. These epis...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89334
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Acoustic Technology for observing the interior of the Arctic Ocean
ID: 212887
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2013-03-31
ACOBAR will develop an observing system for the interior of the Arctic Ocean based on underwater acoustic methods including tomography, data transmission and communication to/from underwater platforms, and navigation of gliders. ACOBAR offers complementary methods to the ARGO...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88795
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Developmental effects of environment on reproductive health
ID: 212844
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2012-04-30
The multidisciplinary research teams in this consortium have played lead roles in establishing that fetal and childhood periods are vulnerable to environmental disruption leading to common reproductive disorders. This proposal will investigate: (1) connections between normal/...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 87926
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Changes in carbon uptake and emissions by oceans in a changing climate
ID: 264879
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2015-02-28
CARBOCHANGE will provide the best possible process-based quantification of net ocean carbon uptake under changing climate conditions using past and present ocean carbon cycle changes for a better prediction of future ocean carbon uptake. We will improve the quantitative under...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97547
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
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