We are doing science for policy
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
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Start date: May 2002
Members: ~35 participating organizations
Website: currently no website available, data accessible for partners through JRC web portal ODIN
Contact at JRC: C. Ohms (IET, F4)
JRC role: Network management (C. Ohms); contribution to the scientific programme mainly through measurements and data assessment
Deliverables: technical reports; scientific papers; one dedicated issue of IJPVP on Task Group 1 published in 2009, preparations for a second dedicated issue on Task Group 4 have started; recommended best practices for weld modelling procedures; Task Group 1 has been included in UK R6 weld modelling guidelines as an example; reference study subjects for training and method validation (numerical and experimental).