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JUL
2014

SEA-MATTER

The STM Group of the University of Perugia is participating to the European Life project SEA-MATTER “Revalorization of coastal algae wastes in textile nonwoven industry with applications in building noise isolation” The project is focused on demonstrating that it is possible the...
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JUL
2014

NANOBIOCOM: intelligent nanocomposite for bone tissue repair and regeneration

Duration: 2005 – 2008 Web site Nanobiocom » There are roughly 1 million cases in the USA and ½ million in EU of high skeletal defects a year. All of these cases require bone-graft procedures to achieve union, each of which requires the surgeon to determine the type of graft...
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JUL
2014

ENEA: The Thermodynamic Solar Project

Duration: 2002-2008 The linear parabolic collectors are linked together serially and placed in parallel lines. The whole system designed by ENEA is a combination of two available technologies: linear parabolic collectors and solar tower plants and it can overcome the limitations...
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JUL
2014

Development of new methodologies for CNT and graphene confinement in polymeric matricies for optoelectronics devices

Duration: 2008 In order to the increasing demand from photonics and electronics industries of thin, transparent and flexible electrode this work is mainly concentrated towards the realization of thin film conductors. This study is based on the confinement of carbon nanotubes and...
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JUL
2014

Characterization and Process Optimization of High Performances Composites by Liquid Molding, for the aeronautica field

Duration: 01/01/2007 – 31/12/2007 Liquid Moulding techniques are commonly used for composite materials production, based on thermosetting resins. In particular the present work is focused on the Vacuum Assisted Resin Transfer Moulding (VARTM) techniques. In the last few years the...
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JUL
2014

Composite based on nanoreinforced thermosets as a tool for strain and damage sensing

Duration: 2007 – Polymer-based composite materials are widely used in applications in which they have a structural role, in many different sectors such as aerospace, automotive and machinery in general, as well as in civil engineering. In these cases it is very important to...
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JUL
2014

ECOFINA: Ecoefficient Technologies and Products based on Natural Fiber Composites

Collaborations: Universidad del Pais Vasco (Spain), Lulea Tekniska Universitet (Sweden), Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata – INTEMA (Argentina), Fundacion INASMET (Spain), Centro Ricerche Fiat (I), SAAB Automobile AB (Sweden), APM (Portugal), CELESA (Spain), FINFLAX...
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JUL
2014

AEROFIL: NEW CONCEPT OF HIGH PRESSURE HYDRAULIC FILTER FOR AERONAUTICS PRESERVING ENVIROMENT

Duration: 2001-2004 The main obiective of the project is studying of new filtration systems compatible with the ambient and future hydraulic systems of hydraulic or completely hybrid architecture (electrohydraulic actuator), and to improve the basic acquaintance and the...
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JUL
2014

MULTIHYBRIDS – Innovative sensor-based processing technology of nanostructured multifunctional hybrids and composites

European Project (FP6) Duration: 1/1/2007 – 31/12/2010 www.multihybrids.eu » The main aim of this IP proposal is to develop innovative factory of the future with integrated technologies for the preparation of advanced specialty materials based on industrially important new...
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JUL
2014

POCO – Carbon Nanotube Confinement Strategies to Develop Novel Polymer Matrix Composites

European Project (FP7) Duration: 2008 – 2012 Polymer nanocomposite materials can be made using different type of nano-reinforcements or nanofillers and polymer matrices. Among the different nanofillers, carbon nanotubes (CNT) have been extensively studied because of their...
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JUL
2014

Development and Characterisation of Radiation Resistant Polymeric Materials

Collaborations: ENS: Ecole Normale Suprieure (F), ENEA: Ente Nazionale Energia e Ambiente (I), CERN: Centro Europeo di Ricerca Nucleare (CH), Green Consulting (I) Duration: 1997 – 2001 Links Istituto Nazinale di Fisica Nucleare » ATLAS » Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) » In...
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JUL
2014

DEVELOPMENT AND CHARACTERIZATION OF RADIATION RESITANT POLYMERIC MATERIALS

Duration: 1997-2001 In many high energy physic experiments, as well as in nuclear or space applications, the utilisation of plastics in the presence of ionising radiation environments is requested, leading to the necessity of better understand the interaction between polymers and...
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JUL
2014

Effect of SBS and Epoxidised SBS Triblock copolymer on the Final Morphology and Mechanical Properties of Epoxy /DDM blends

Duration: 2008 Block copolymers self-assembled into vesicles and micelles can significantly increase the fracture resistance of cured epoxies with a minimum impact on glass transition temperature and modulus. This has important implications for the manufacture of printed circuit...
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JUL
2014

Effect of introduction of nanoclay on Cure kinetics, morphology and thermo mechanical properties of CTBN modified epoxy

Duration: 2008 Epoxy resins are widely used as high-performance protective coatings, structural adhesives and matrix resins for composites. When cured, these resins are generally brittle and have poor resistance to crack growth. Toughening of epoxy resins with low-molecular...
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JUL
2014

Study and characterization of hybrid nanostructured multifunctional polymeric films

Duration: 2009 – The main subject of this research activity is the preparation and the characterization of nanostructured polymeric films obtained by dispersing carbon nanoparticles (nanotubes CNTs and nanofibres  CNFs) in the polymeric matrix (polymethylmethacrylate ...