Tag Archives: nanotechnology

EuroNanoForum 2017, 21-23 June 2017 in Valletta, Malta

EuroNanoForum 2017 will focus on how nano and materials technologies can strengthen competitiveness across all European industries. The discussion will also extend to framework conditions such as education, standards, regulations, IPR and safety issues, as well as entrepreneurship and industrial policy. The programme will include sessions on finance and funding through European and National programmes, in […]

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“EU funded MARINA project evaluated nanomaterial risk assessment frameworks and tools”

A recent study, conducted under the EU-funded MARINA project, has evaluated frameworks and tools used in Europe to assess the potential health and environmental risks of manufactured nanomaterials. The study identifies a trend towards tools that provide protocols for conducting experiments, which enable more flexible and efficient hazard testing. Among its conclusions, however, it notes […]

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Who is active in materials research in Germany?

New materials and nanotechnology are key technologies of the High-Tech Strategy of the federal government. The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) provides interactive competency maps on materials technology and nanotechnology in Germany to increase the transparency on research and training activities and to facilitate cooperations along the value chain.

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Nanohybrids – project meeting and status quo after the first 12 months

On 26 and 27 October 2016 the Nanohybrids project team met at DLR in Cologne to review the first 12 months of the work and plan the next period. 22 people from 12 partner institutions and 7 countries enjoyed presenting their preliminary results and getting feedback from the industrial as well as from academic partners.

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Aerogel – From laboratory to production

The EU funded project “New generation of nanoporous organic and hybrid aerogels for industrial applications: from the lab to pilot scale production“ started on 1 November 2015.  

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