September 22, 2016
 
 
REinEU 2016

Re-Industrialisation of the European Union 2016
Bratislava (Slovakia) – 26-28 October 2016

 
   
 
 
September 22, 2016
 
 
HorizonPrize

Horizon Prize on:
Materials for Clean Air
Clean Car Engines    
See more detailed information

 
   
 
 
July 26, 2016
 
 
EuMaT topics suggestions for H2020 2018-2020 calls

EuMaT ETP has prepared a list of priority topics as a suggestion for the H2020 Work Programme 2018-2020

Full document is available here

 
   
 
 
April 21, 2016
 
 

The fourth European Conference Industrial Technologies 2016 which will be held June 22–24 in the RAI Conference Centre in Amsterdam. 

Industrial Technologies 2016 is the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitisation in Europe.
More than 1.250 high level delegates are expected. The conference is organized as an associated event of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union in the first half of 2016, (see flyer).

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May 6, 2015
 
 
IUMRS Global Awards
IUMRS Global Awards video (see more)
 
   
 
 
April 22, 2015
 
 

EuMaT ETP, EMRS and FEMS have joined forces in proposing research topics to Horizon 2020 Work Programme of NMBP for the 2016-2017 calls.

This document is a tangible example of the cooperation between the three European organisations on materials initiated within the Alliance of Materials in promoting valuable integration between the main players of the European materials R&D community.

Full document is available here.

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March 4, 2015
 
 
Early Bird registrations for the EuroNanoForum 2015

The EuroNanoForum 2015 (June, 10-12, in Riga) is Europe’s largest networking conference on nanotechnologies and advanced materials science, innovations and business, across all industrial sectors.

The Latvian capital of Riga will host the bi-annual conference that is expected to attract more than 1200 visitors from over 50 countries during its three-day programme.
(see more)

 
   
 
 
December 15, 2014
 
 
On 9th December 2014, the new Commissioner for Research and Innovation, Carlos Moedas, met with a delegation composed by Prof. Fernando Santana Senior Director da FCT/UNL,  Prof. Rodrigo Martins President of DCM-FCT/UNL, and Dr. Marco Falzetti (Centro Sviluppo Materiali) chairman of A4M and EuMaT, to speak about Materials R&I strategies. more
 
   
 
 
September 9, 2014
 
 
EuMaT-Strategy Workshop on Thin Films
EuMaT-Strategy Workshop on Thin Films:
"Vacuum Coating Technologies, an Important Technique to Design New Materials, Functionalities and Performances"
Dresden, 6th Nov. 2014 (see Programme), (see White Paper on Thin Films Strategy)
 
   
 
 
July 11, 2014
 
 
Invitation to apply to H2020 NMBP Brokerage event
A brokerage event for the coming H2020 NMBP work program 2015 is organized by the European Technology Integrating and Innovation Platform on Nanotechnology NANOfutures with the collaboration of the European Platforms for Advanced Engineering Materials and Technologies EUMAT and Manufacturing, MANUFUTURE.  (more)
 
   
 
 
June 27, 2014
 
 
LET’S 2014 Conference

LET’S 2014 Conference in Bologna, Sep. 29 – Oct. 1, 2014 will be focused on the role of the Key Enabling Technologies.



EuMaT and A4M will be present at LET’S 2014

 
   
 
 
June 12, 2014
 
 
The Alliance for Materials
The Alliance for Materials started in 2010 with the goal of providing European Technology Platforms
with a unified voice on crucial materials science topics.
Dr Marco Falzetti discusses the formation of the Alliance and how its member organisations have worked together to advance the field as a whole. (see interview)
 
   
 
 
May 15, 2014
 
 
MatVal Workshop

MatVal Workshop „Developing strategies to boost Materials R&D in Europe”
Satellite event of EMRS Spring Meeting

May 26, 2014,
Lille (France)
ProgrammeRegistration

 
   
 
 
March 9, 2014
 
 
Industrial Technologies 2014

International Conference, 9-11 April in Athens.

 
   
 
 
December 2, 2013
 
 
Horizon 2020-work programmes available
Draft work programmers 2014-2015 are now available on Commission’s official website
 
   
 
 
August 4, 2013
 
 
ETP 2020 strategy

EuMaT recognized by EC as an ETP in line with the new ETP 2020 strategy (read more)

 

European Technology Platform on Advanced Engineering Materials and Technologies (EuMaT) has been considered by the European Commission services to fulfill the revised criteria for recognition, and will therefore be included in the publicly available list of recognized ETPs on the European Commission’s ETP website

 
   
 
 
March 2, 2010
 
 
To see previous EuMaT announcements please follow the link below
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WG 1: Modelling and Multiscale

Chairperson: Amaya Igartua (Tekniker)

Under construction !

Scope and objective of this WG

WG1 deals with any aspect related to the modelling of materials and their transformation processes. It is nowadays impossible to image significant step forward in material science without the support of advanced and reliable modelling design capabilities of materials and their behaviour in operating condition and full life cycle view.
Both experimental and theoretical tools have improved considerably so that much stronger links between basic physical and chemical properties at the atomic/molecular structural level and the overall properties of the material have been established. In this context materials modelling will play an increasingly important role as it moves more and more from a description of idealized limiting cases towards an almost complete characterization of the system being investigated.

In that sense, the WG1 covers all the aspects related to material modelling as:

Modelling and simulation of material properties (microstructure, texture, internal stresses, physical and mechanical properties, acoustical damping, wear and corrosion resistance, lifecycle...).

Modelling of Manufacturing Processes
Simulation of manufacturing processes (solidification, 3D injection with or without reinforcement, fibers, anisotropy...) and systems (virtual and accurate products, conduction positions).

Product Lifecycle Modeling
Integration of the environmental impact and the cost impact, reflecting the overall lifecycle consequences for the product or process development.

Multiscale Modeling and Characterization
a key challenge for a cost effective development and production of both traditional and innovative Nanomaterials is the integration of computational modelling with experimental and testing techniques, in a common integrated industrial concept design. Integrated Multiscale Collaborative Frameworks enable real unified modelling - experimental & testing strategies thanks to the “Multiscale Information Space” concept and method. This implies the development of languages and modules to describe physical and chemical structures and related Structure – Properties – Performance – Processes relationships and interdependencies over the full range of space and time scales.

The main industrial sectors addressed by WG1 modelling activities includes:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive, Rail & Marine industries (replacing conventional metals)
  • Gas turbines, Pressure vessels, Wind energy (turbine blades)
  • Micro-chips & micro-machines
  • Biotech & Medicine
  • Extreme conditions: high-temperature, high pressure, creep, corrosion and radiation resistance
Contact 
Amaya Igartua
Fundacion Tekniker
Apdo.44, Otaola 20
20600 Eibar
Gipuzkoa, Spain 
Tel:  +34 943 20 67 44
Fax: +34 943 20 27 57
aigartua@tekniker.es
 
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