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  Algeria
  Argentina
  Australia
  Austria
  Bangladesh
  Belarus
  Belgium
  Benin
  Bolivia
  Bosnia and Herzegovina
  Brazil
  Bulgaria
  Burkina Faso
  Cambodia
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Photo of article New crop to provide bio-based products from poorest soils

By adapting the Andean lupin to grow as a biomass crop in Europe's poorest soils, the goal of the EU-and industry-funded LIBBIO project is to supply a range of products to the food, animal feed and cosmetics industries.

Published: 8 July 2020


Photo of article Silks and shells can repair human tissue

Under the EU-funded project REMIX, researchers from Europe and Asia have joined forces to turn natural textile and food fibres, including silk and shells, into cutting-edge medical applications such as prosthetics and human tissue repair.

Published: 6 July 2020


Photo of article Una tecnologia laser per proteggere le infrastrutture critiche dai fulmini

I fulmini possono provocare notevoli danni a edifici e infrastrutture critiche, tra cui gli aeroporti. Per mitigare questo rischio, un progetto dell’UE sta impiegando una potente tecnologia laser per controllare i punti colpiti dai fulmini. Il parafulmine laser così ottenuto potrebbe aiutare a risparmiare denaro e salvare vite.

Published: 3 July 2020


Photo of article Technologia laserowa ochroni infrastrukturę krytyczną przed uderzeniami piorunów

Uderzenia piorunów mogą spowodować poważne uszkodzenia budynków oraz infrastruktury krytycznej, na przykład lotnisk. W celu zmniejszenia tego zagrożenia uczestnicy jednego z projektów finansowanych przez UE wykorzystują zaawansowaną technologię laserową, aby kontrolować miejsca uderzeń piorunów. Laserowa instalacja odgromowa może zmniejszć straty finansowe i pomóc ratować życie ludzkie.

Published: 3 July 2020


Photo of article Una tecnología láser para proteger las infraestructuras críticas de los rayos

Los rayos pueden causar daños cuantiosos a edificios e infraestructuras críticas como, por ejemplo, los aeropuertos. Para reducir este riesgo, un proyecto de la UE utiliza una potente tecnología láser para controlar dónde caen los rayos. El pararrayos láser resultante podría ahorrar dinero y salvar vidas.

Published: 3 July 2020


Photo of article Laser technology to protect critical infrastructure from lightning strikes

Lightning strikes can cause substantial damage to buildings and critical infrastructure, such as airports. To mitigate this risk, one EU project is attempting to use powerful laser technology to control where lightning strikes. If successful, the resulting laser lightning rod could help save money - and lives.

Published: 3 July 2020


Photo of article Lassen sich kritische Infrastrukturen mit Lasertechnik vor Blitzschlägen schützen?

Blitzschläge können immense Schäden an Gebäuden und kritischen Infrastrukturen wie Flughäfen verursachen. Um dieses Risiko zu mindern, nutzt ein EU-Projekt leistungsstarke Lasertechnik, um zu steuern, wo der Blitz einschlägt. Der sich daraus ergebende Laser-Blitzableiter kann den Geldbeutel schonen – und Leben retten.

Published: 3 July 2020


Photo of article Une technologie laser pour protéger les infrastructures critiques contre la foudre

La foudre peut causer des dommages importants aux bâtiments et aux infrastructures critiques comme les aéroports. Pour atténuer ce risque, un projet de l’UE utilise une technologie laser puissante pour contrôler l’endroit où frappe la foudre. Le paratonnerre laser qui en résulte pourrait permettre d’économiser de l’argent et de sauver des vies.

Published: 3 July 2020


Photo of article Combatting corrosion with smart, green protective coatings

EU-funded researchers have developed smart multifunctional coatings to combat corrosion on aircraft components and car parts in order to lower maintenance costs and protect the environment.

Published: 1 July 2020


Photo of article Mass-produced European solar panels on the horizon

An EU-funded project has developed a European version of high-efficiency, next-generation solar technology and a low-cost manufacturing process. The innovative solar cells could boost a switch to solar energy and recharge European solar-panel production.

Published: 19 June 2020



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