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Innovative Materials for Future Generation Excitonic Solar Cells
ID: 227057
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2012-03-31
INNOVASOL aims to develop radically new nanostructured materials for photovoltaic (PV) excitonic solar cells (XSCs) really competitive with traditional energy sources. The main objective is to leapfrog current limitations of third-generation PV devices through a drastic impro...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 109411
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Do nanoparticles induce neurodegenerative diseases? Understanding the origin of reactive oxidative species and protein aggregation and mis-folding phenomena in the presence of nanoparticles
ID: 214547
Start date: 2009-02-01, End date: 2012-01-31
As the use of nanoparticles becomes more prevalent, it is clear that human exposure will inevitably increase. Considering the rapidly ageing European population and the resulting increase in the incidence of neurodegenerative diseases, there is an urgent need to address the r...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 89920
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
New high-quality mined nanomaterials mass produced for plastic and wood-plastic nanocomposites
ID: 263946
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2013-12-31
Successful adaptation of nanotechnology in the end-products requires an access to the nanofiller technology and to the raw materials. The MINANO-project brings together partners representing end-user’s product know-how, formulation and processing technology and most important...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 98066
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Development of reference methods for hazard identification, risk assessment and LCA of engineered nanomaterials
ID: 263147
Start date: 2011-11-01, End date: 2015-10-31
The growing development, production and use of engineered nanomaterials and associated products will increase exposure of both humans and ecosystems to these new materials. However, current knowledge is still incomplete and established test methods are as yet inappropriate to...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 101043
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
MERGING ATOMISTIC AND CONTINUUM ANALYSIS OF NANOMETER LENGTH-SCALE METAL-OXIDE SYSTEMS FOR ENERGY AND CATALYSIS APPLICATIONS
ID: 233484
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2013-05-31
The stability of thin films in contact with different materials is a critical issue for a wide range of modern devices, including high-k films in the microelectronics industry, metal electrodes for fuel cells, and nanometer sized particles on oxides for catalysis. Some groups...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 91303
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Network in Advanced Materials and Nanomaterials of industrial interest between Europe and Latin American Countries of MERCOSUR (Argentina-Brazil-Uruguay)
ID: 233467
Start date: 2009-08-01, End date: 2012-07-31
A key thrust of FP7 is to promote international collaborative research with third countries. The EULASUR project will address the Call for Co-ordination Action in Materials by creating a cooperation platform for forming strategic research partnerships between scientists, poli...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 91300
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
New sustainable, functionalized and competitive PHB material based in fruit by-products getting advanced solutions for packaging and non-packaging applications
ID: 280831
Start date: 2012-05-01, End date: 2016-04-30
The EU fruit juice and nectars market stood at a healthy 11.3 billion litres in 2009. A 60% of total volume consumed is packaged with carton, a 25% with PET and the remainder is packaged with glass (13%) and other packaging formats (2%).Environmental sustainability concerns a...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 103432
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
NANOSCIENCES, NANOTECHNOLOGIES, MATERIALS AND NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES DEPLOYMENT IN LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRIES
ID: 608740
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2015-08-31
A thorough approach to nanotechnology and advance materials development must take into consideration the international dimension, in terms of R&D, access to information and regulation. International cooperation, including collaboration in research but not limited to this, is ...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 108951
Last updated on: 2016-10-24
Biological Foundation for the Safety Classification of Engineered Nanomaterials (ENM): Systems Biology Approaches to Understand Interactions of ENM with Living Organisms and the Environment
ID: 309329
Start date: 2013-04-01, End date: 2017-03-31
The main objective of this research proposal is to identify and elaborate those characteristics of ENM that determine their biological hazard potential. This potential includes the ability of ENM to induce damage at the cellular, tissue, or organism levels by interacting with...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 106911
Last updated on: 2016-07-25
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