Category Archives: NMP


The objective of the caLIBRAte project is to establish a state-of-the-art versatile Risk Governance framework for assessment and management of human and environmental risks of MN and MN-enabled products.   The framework will be a web-based “system-of-systems” linking different models and methods for: screening of apparent and perceived risks and trends in nanotechnology control banding,… Read More »

Presentación en Barcelona de los resultados del proyecto Eurotapes sobre superconductividad

Un consorcio de investigación internacional liderado por el Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Barcelona del CSIC ha obtenido aplicaciones que podrían revolucionar la producción de energía renovable.   Eurotapes es uno de los proyectos de investigación sobre superconductividad más importantes de Europa i está demostrando resultados excelentes para aplicaciones industriales en sectores como el… Read More »

Nanotechnologies and Advanced Materials in H2020: LEITAT in top five RTOs

On the 9th of February 2017, the European Commission (DG RTD Unit D3) organised in Brussels a workshop entitled “Nanotechnologies and Advanced Materials for Regional Growth – The Challenge of upscaling”. The full presentation can be downloaded here.   The Commission gave an overview about nanotechnologies, advanced materials and production in Horizon 2020, where LEITAT… Read More »

Final Meeting of EUROTAPES: superconductive tape achieved!

EUROTAPES project is coming to an end in February 2017 and the project consortium is meeting in Barcelona on the 13th-15th of this month to present their final results. After 54 months of research, the project will be closing as it has achieved its objectives.   The Eurotapes project has managed to produce 600 meters… Read More »

NanoFASE: Facing up to the challenges of Nanomaterial Exposure Assessment

NanoFASE is preparing Fate and Exposure models for you, to bring Environmental Exposure Assessment for Engineered Nanomaterials to the highest standard. The first Newsletter is now available for download inclusing the editorial for coordinator Claus Svendsen! The NanoFASE consortium invites you to read about our first year of work, meet our Young NanoScientists, and note… Read More »

Review of the BASMATI Workshop: Novel Nanomaterials for Energy and Printing Applications

On the 23rd of November 2016, BASMATI project organised an industrial workshop in Barcelona inviting various organisations such as companies, research institutes and business associations from all over Europe as speakers. People working in the field of printed electronics, battery development and advanced materials attended the event and had the occasion to discuss intensively with… Read More »