International Projects

NANOGUARD2AR

Acronym: NANOGUARD2AR Project Title: NANOMATERIALS-BASED INNOVATIVE ENGINEERING SOLUTION TO ENSURE SUSTAINABLE SAFEGUARD TO INDOOR AIR Abstract:  The overall project idea is on contribution to European culture and creativity through developing technological readiness of the breakthrough engineering solution for indoor air safeguard via inter-sectoral European and international cooperation, knowledge sharing, broad skills development and mobility of…
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GlyCoCan

Acronym: GlyCoCan Project Title: Exploiting Glycosylation of Colorectal Cancer for the development of improved diagnostics and therapeutics Abstract:  Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a major worldwide cancer burden with about 1.4 million cases in 2012 and an annual mortality of approximately 700,000. Early detection is crucial as treatment is most efficient in early stages where population…
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TREND

Acronym: TREND Project Title: Transparent and flexible electronics with embedded energy harvesting based on oxide nanowire devices Abstract:  The Internet of Things is shaping the evolution of information society, requiring an increasing number of objects with embedded electronics, sensors and connectivity. This spurs the need for systems where summing to performance and low cost, multifunctionality…
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CapTherPV

Acronym: CapTherPV Project Title: Integration of Capacitor, Thermoelectric and PhotoVoltaic thin films for efficient energy conversion and storage Abstract:  The possibility of having a unique device that converts thermal and photonics energy into electrical energy and simultaneously stores it, is something dreamed by the PI since the beginning of her research career. To achieve that…
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NEW_FUN

Acronym: NEW_FUN Project Title: New era of printed paper electronics based on advanced functional cellulose Abstract:  Fully recyclable and low cost electronic goods are still far from reality. My interest is in creating environmental friendly advanced functional materials and processes able to result in new class of paper based electronic products. This represents a reborn…
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SCENT

Acronym: SCENT Project Title: SCENT: Hybrid Gels for Rapid Microbial Detection Abstract:  Antimicrobial resistant bacteria are a global threat spreading at an alarming pace. They cause over 25,000 annual deaths in the EU, and represent an economic burden exceeding €1.5 billion a year. Current methods for microbial detection in clinical settings take about 24-36 h, but for…
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