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Research in Nanosciences and technologies

Nanotechnology: the invisible giant tackling Europe’s future challenges

Nanometrics - A Technometric and Socio-Economic Analysis System to Support the Development of the European Nanotechnology Strategy Options - March 2013

Reaching Out to the Future - February 2013

Nanotechnologies, Principles, Applications, Implications and Hands-On Activities, A compendium for educators

Photovoltaics and nanotechnology: from innovation to industry
The European Photovoltaics Clusters - November 2011

Successful European Nanotechnology Research
Outstanding science and technology

Communicating Nanotechnology

Knowledge, Attitudes and Opinions on Nanotechnology across European Youth

Report on legal, ethical issues related to nanotechnologies




Research in Materials

Materials Modelling: Where do we want to go?
(August 2014)

European Research and Innovation in Materials Science and Engineering: Towards a Prioritisation of Research Topics
(November 2013)

Expert opinion on innovation based materials S&T
(June 2013)

European Research and Innovation in Materials Science and Engineering: What to change in the future? (added February 2013)

Environmental Issues in FP7 NMP Projects on Materials
(added September 2012)

Materials in the creative industries: creativity-driven innovation
Report on the round table discussion, 05 October 2012, Brussels

What makes a material function? Let me compute the ways…
Modelling in FP7 NMP Programme - Materials projects

Towards a Coordinated Call with China on Biomaterials Research

Japan - EU Workshop on Substitution of Critical Raw Materials

Forward Looking Workshop on Materials for Emerging Energy Technologies

Technology and Market Perspective for Future Value Added Materials
New study available online (added February 2012)

Advanced High Temperature Materials for Core and Novel Energy Engineering

New Materials for the Creative Industry

Nanostructured Metamaterials

Research Road Mapping in Materials

Will computers of tomorrow still be made of silicon?

Novel materials for energy applications

Novel materials and sustainable chemistry

Success stories in the materials field

Biomaterials for healthcare

Networks of Excellence



Research in New Production technologies

Rejuvenating the European chemical sector

Innovative technologies for buildings: EU-funded research to transform the construction sector

Transforming the Tools of Production

Downsizing: the march of micro- and nano-manufacture



Research in Public Private Partnerships

Contractual public-private for research and innovation in the manufacturing, construction, process industry and automotive sectors
Progress Report: October 2014

New public-private partnerships for research in the manufacturing, construction and automotive sectors - European PPP research supports economic recovery
Progress Report: July 2012

Interim Assessment of the Research PPPs in the European Economic Recovery Plan

New public-private partnerships for research in the manufacturing, construction and automotive sectors
Progress Report: July 2011

New public-private partnerships for research in the manufacturing, construction and automotive sectors

New public-private partnerships for research in the manufacturing, construction and automotive sectors



Policy (studies, impact assessments, …)

Innovation, How to convert Research into Commercial Success
Story ?

Assessment of impacts of NMP technologies and changing industrial patterns on skills and human resources - May 2013

Strategy Definition & Road Mapping for Industrial Technologies to Address Grand Challenges - April 2013

Comparative Scoreboard and Performance Indicators in NMP - Research Activities between the EU and Third Countries - April 2013

Economic Foresight study on R&D for the European Industry

Innovation Landscapes
A study on innovation approaches in three selected EU member, by Réka Török (added September 2012)

NMP Expert Advisory Group
Orientation Papers on Industrial Innovation (added August 2012)

Materials Roadmap Enabling Low Carbon Energy Technologies

Assessment of Impacts of NMP - Technologies and Changing Industrial Patterns on Skills and Human Resources
Final Report (added February 2012)

Horizon 2020 /Common Strategic Framework (CSF) Ex Ante Impact Assessment.
Thematic Area: Nano-sciences, Nano-technologies, Materials and new Production Technologies (NMP) (added January 2012)

Science at the service of Europe. A guide to the 2010 Annual Activity Report of the European Commission's Directorate-General for Research

NMP Research under FP6 : Strategic Impact, but no revolution

Ex Post Evaluation of FP6 (NMP) - Project Level

NMP Expert Advisory Group (EAG) – position paper on Future RTD activities of NMP for 2010-2015.

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