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Multi-scale modelling for smarter, greener traffic management

2018-04-30T03:00:00+00:00

An EU-funded project is laying the foundations for next-generation urban traffic management systems that are capable of intelligently anticipating congestion, rather than simply reacting to it. Using innovative modelling techniques [...]

Multi-scale modelling for smarter, greener traffic management2018-04-30T03:00:00+00:00

A breath of FRESH AIR for tackling lung diseases

2018-04-30T03:00:00+00:00

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is now the third leading cause of death worldwide, particularly in low-income settings. EU-funded researchers are working to improve outcomes for populations across the world [...]

A breath of FRESH AIR for tackling lung diseases2018-04-30T03:00:00+00:00

A leap forward in shipping safety

2018-04-30T03:00:00+00:00

Inspired by aviation practices in 'resilience engineering', an award-winning EU-funded project has developed technology transfer methodology, a 'Procedure Improvement System', aviation style checklists, training modules and a 'Resilience Assessment Tool' [...]

A leap forward in shipping safety2018-04-30T03:00:00+00:00

Taking a fresh look at airport operations

2018-04-27T03:00:00+00:00

Encouraging new ideas and fresh thinking is critical for innovation in aviation in order to respond to the growing demand for air travel and to the increasing number of air [...]

Taking a fresh look at airport operations2018-04-27T03:00:00+00:00

Building better internal processors

2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

From cars and planes to medical scanners, many features of modern life rely on multiple internal electronic systems. At the same time, the availability of multi-core computing platforms is a [...]

Building better internal processors2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

Cost-cutting software facilitates ‘talk’ between digital devices

2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

An EU and industry-funded project has built ground-breaking software that automates communication between Internet-enabled digital devices, potentially cutting engineering costs by up to 75 % or more. The software is [...]

Cost-cutting software facilitates ‘talk’ between digital devices2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

Opening up international opportunities for Irish researchers

2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

EU-funded project INSPIRE supported 50 experienced researchers from Ireland who undertook projects at universities across the globe, advancing both scientific knowledge and their careers. Source: Research Information Centre Opening up [...]

Opening up international opportunities for Irish researchers2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

Bio-based materials for aircraft

2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

EU-funded researchers are developing eco-friendly bio-based materials for aircraft. Collaboration with researchers in China and the aviation industry will see these materials replace traditional high-carbon footprint, non-recyclable materials in planes. [...]

Bio-based materials for aircraft2018-04-26T03:00:00+00:00

EIC Horizon Prize for ‘Early Warning for Epidemics’

2018-04-26T01:00:00+00:00

Identifier: H2020-Epidemics-EICPrize-2020Pillar: Industrial LeadershipOpening Date: Deadline: Tue, 1 Sep 2020 17:00:00 (Brussels local time) Source: EU Programmes 2014-2020 Calls EIC Horizon Prize for 'Early Warning for Epidemics'

EIC Horizon Prize for ‘Early Warning for Epidemics’2018-04-26T01:00:00+00:00

Training and Conference-2018

2018-04-26T01:00:00+00:00

Identifier: HERCULE-TC-AG-2018Pillar: HERCULE-1-1Planned Opening Date: Deadline: Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:00:00 (Brussels local time) Source: EU Programmes 2014-2020 Calls Training and Conference-2018

Training and Conference-20182018-04-26T01:00:00+00:00