Category Archives: Manufacturing

Eiros Kick-Off Meeting at TWI facilities : New composites under development

This is the beginning of a new project! Eiros, standing for Erosion and Ice Resistant cOmposite for Severe operating conditions, had its kick-off meeting at TWI facilities (coordinator of the project) in Cambridge (United Kingdom).   The project Eiros aims to develop self-renewing, erosion resistant and anti-icing materials for composite aerofoils and composite structures that… Read More »

EIROS

Eiros – Erosion and Ice Resistant cOmposite for Severe operating conditions   In the wind power generation, aerospace and other industry sectors there is an emerging need to operate in the low temperature and highly erosive environments of extreme weather conditions. Such conditions mean current materials either have a very short operational lifetime or demand… Read More »

BASMATI contributing to a $5.5 billion opportunity: printed and flexible electronics for cars

IDTechEx, a company providing research and business intelligence in the field of printed electronics and energy, published a report that provides forecast about Printed and Flexible Electronics in Automotive Applications for the next en years. According to the study, the market is expected to grow to over $5.5 billion dollars in the next decade, spearheaded… Read More »

MIDWOR-LIFE

MIDWOR stands for Mitigation of environmental impact caused by DWOR textile finishing chemicals studying their non- toxic alternatives.   The main objective of the project is to mitigate the environmental, health and safety impacts of current and future Durable Water and Oil Repellents (DWOR) alternatives by analyzing their environmental impact and technical performances in order… Read More »

3D-PHOTOXIDES

3D-PHOTOXIDES stand for 3D Inkjet Printing of PV devices based on thin films of Semiconductor Oxides Email LEITAT manager in charge: Javier Casellas Starts: 1st of October 2014 Duration: 36 months

IbD

IbD® will create a holistic platform for facilitating process intensification in processes in which solids are an intrinsic part, the cornerstone of which will be an intensified-by-design® (IbD). The IbD approach is hinged on the use of robust data about a process to ‘redesign’, modify, adapt and alter that process in a continuous, intensified system,… Read More »