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Market Surveillance Action for Tyres 2015

MSTyr15 (Market Surveillance Action TYRes 2015) will help deliver the economic and environmental benefits of Regulation (EC) No. 1222/2009 on the labelling of tyres with respect to fuel efficiency.It will achieve this by:• Coordinating the monitoring, verification and...

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6 Apr 2021

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Folate-Target Nanodevices To Activated Macrophages For Rheumatoid Arthritis

FOLSMART will bring to phase I clinical trials novel folate-based nanodevices (FBN) for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). These nanodevices for folic acid (FA)-mediated targeting of activated macrophages showed improved clinical scores in a mouse model of RA when...

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6 Apr 2021

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Improving the attractiveness of investments in energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings

BUILDINTEREST will structurally improve the financeability and attractiveness of investments in renewable energy or energy efficiency in buildings by creating three national sustainable energy financing platforms. Investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency are...

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6 Apr 2021

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PROMOTioN - Progress on Meshed HVDC Offshore Transmission Networks

In order to unlock the full potential of Europe’s offshore resources, network infrastructure is urgently required, linking off-shore wind parks and on-shore grids in different countries. HVDC technology is envisaged but the deployment of meshed HVDC offshore grids is...

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6 Apr 2021

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Optimization Driven Architectural Design of Structures

"According to UNEP, the building sector is estimated to be worth 10% of the global GDP and employs 111 million people. In addition, buildings use about 40% of global energy, 40% of global resources and emit approximately 33% of global GHG emissions. Finally, the fact that...

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6 Apr 2021

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Sensing and predictive treatment of frailty and associated co-morbidities using advanced personalized patient models and advanced interventions

Ageing population is steeply increasing worldwide. A consequence of age related decline is the clinical condition of frailty. Frailty is a biological syndrome of decreased reserve and resistance to stressors, resulting from cumulative declines across multiple physiologic...

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6 Apr 2021

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AErial RObotic System for In-Depth Bridge Inspection by Contact

The latest developments in low flying unmanned robots with arms and the associated fields of intelligent control, computer vision and sensors open the floor for robotic solutions, exploitable in the near term, in the field of inspection of difficult-toaccess areas of the civil...

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6 Apr 2021

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innovative Medical Protons Achromatic Calorimeter and Tracker

The iMPACT project focuses on the realization of a proton Computed Tomography (pCT) scanner capable of acquiring a target full 3D image with 1s exposure, therefore opening the way to the practical application of proton imaging technique in medical radiotherapy treatments. Such...

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6 Apr 2021

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Advanced physical-acoustic and psycho-acoustic diagnostic methods for innovation in building acoustics

"As clearly stated in report no. 10/2014 ""Noise in Europe 2014"" by the European Environment Agency, noise pollution is a major environmental health problem in Europe, yet the lack of comparable common assessment methods causes significant inconsistencies in exposure...

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6 Apr 2021

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MidInfraRed PHotonics devices fABrication for chemical sensing and spectroscopic applications

The MIRPHAB (Mid InfraRed PHotonics devices fABrication for chemical sensing and spectroscopic applications) consortium will establish a pilot line to serve the growing needs of European industry in the field of analytical micro-sensors. Its main objectives are to:• provide...

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6 Apr 2021

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