The application is for 3 workshops of the network. The first workshop is going to take place in Krakow, 18 September, 2002. The second workshop is going to be in Luanne, in September ,2003. The 3 workshop will take place in 2004 in one of the Baltic countries. The most important results that are expected are new innovative research ideas and cooperation links between network partners, which will also permit to the network members to participate in EC research projects.