Current EU Projects

NEW-MINE – EU Training Network for Resource Recovery through Enhanced Landfill Mining
Chair of Waste Processing Technology and Waste Management
(Coordinator: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.09.2016 - 31.08.2020
http://new-mine.eu

SLIM – Sustainable Low Impact Mining solution for exploitation of small mineral deposits based on advanced rock blasting and environmental technologies
Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics and Chair of Applied Geophysics
(Coordinator: Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (Spain), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.11.2016 - 31.10.2020
www.slim-project.eu

SME 4.0 – Industry 4.0 for SMEs – Smart Manufacturing and Logistics for SMEs in an X-to-order and Mass Customization Environment
Chair of Industrial Logistics
(Coordinator: Libera Universita di Bolzano (Italy), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2021
www.sme40.eu

REMIX – Smart and Green Mining Regions
Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics
(Coordinator: Regional Council of Lappland (Finland), MUL as partner organization)
Interreg-Project, Project duration: 01.01.2017 - 30.06.2021
www.interregeurope.eu/remix/

ITERAMS – Integrated mineral technologies for more sustainable raw material supply
Chair of Ceramics
(Coordinator: Teknologian tutkimuskeskus VTT Oy (Finland), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.06.2017 - 30.11.2021
www.iterams.eu

Fines2EAF – Cement-free brick production technology fort the use of primary and secondary raw material fines in EAF steelmaking
Chair of Nonferrous Metallurgy
(Coordinator: RWTH Aachen (Germany), MUL as project partner)
RFCS-Project, Project duration: 01.07.2017 - 31.12.2020
www.iob.rwth-aachen.de/index.php/forschung/energie-und-stoffbilanzen/rfcs-projekt-fines2eaf

ATHOR – Advanced Thermomechanical modelling of Refractory linings
Chair of Ceramics
(Coordinator: Université de Limoges (France), MUL as project partner)
H2020-Project, Project duration: 01.10.2017 – 30.09.2021
www.etn-athor.eu

MIREU – Mining and Metallurgy Regions of EU
Dipl.-Ing. Michael Tost, Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics
(Coordinator: Geologian tutkimuskeskus (Finland), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.12.2017 - 30.11.2020
http://mireu.eu

INTERMIN – International Network of Raw Materials Training Centres
Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics
(Coordinator: Instituto Geológico y Minero de España (Spain), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.02.2018 - 31.01.2021
http://interminproject.org

TRANSDESIGN – Design of Phase Transition Kinetics in Non-Equilibrium Metals
Chair of Nonferrous Metallurgy
(MUL as host institution)
Horizon 2020-Project/ERC Starting Grant, Project duration: 01.02.2018 - 31.01.2023

HIPERFAN – HIgh PERformance Journal Bearing Technology for new geared TurboFAN generations
Chair of Mechanical Engineering
(Coordinator: High Tech Coatings GmbH Laakirchen (Austria), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project/Clean Sky 2, Project duration: 01.03.2018 - 31.08.2021

TOUGHIT – Tough Interface Tailored Nanostructured Metals
Chair of Materials Physics
(MUL as host institution)
Horizon 2020-Project/ERC Consolidator Grant, Project duration: 01.05.2018 – 30.04.2023

I AM RRI – Webs of Innovation Value Chains of Additive Manufacturing under Consideration of RRI
Industrial Liaison Department
(MUL as project coordinator)
Horizon 2020-Project, Grant Agreement No. 788361
Project duration: 01.05.2018 – 30.04.2021
www.iamrri.eu

i3upgrade – Integrated and intelligent upgrade of carbon sources through hydrogen addition for the steel industry
Chair of Process Technology and Industrial Environmental Protection
(Coordinator: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany), MUL as project partner)
RFCS-Project, Project duration: 01.06.2018 - 30.11.2021
www.i3upgrade.eu

INEX-ADAM – Increasing Excellence on Advanced Additive Manufacturing
Chair of Polymer Processing
(Coordinator: Sveučilište u Zagrebu, Croatia; MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.09.2018 – 31.08.2021
http://inex-adam.eu/

ADVANCE – Sophisticated experiments and optimisation to advance an existing CALPHAD database for next generation TiAl alloys
Chair of Physical Metallurgy and Metallic Materials
(Coordinator: Thermo-Calc Software AB, Sweden; MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.10.2018 - 30.09.2021
https://www.thermocalc.com/advance /

NEWTEAM – Next gEneration loW pressure TurbinE Airfoils by aM
Chair of Physical Metallurgy and Metallic Materials
(Coordinator: Consorzio Interuniversitario Nazionale per la Scienza e Tecnologia dei Materiali, Italy; MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.11.2018 - 31.01.2021

StressLIC – Addressing the stress-related functional limitations of thin-film Li-ion components for energy-intensive applications
Chair of Materials Physics
(MUL as project coordinator)
M-ERA.NET-Project (Production of the Future), Project duration: 01.03.2019 - 28.02.2022

CeraText – Tailoring Microstructure and Architecture to Build Ceramic Components with Unprecedent Damage Tolerance
Chair of Structural and Functional Ceramics
(MUL as host institution)
Horizon 2020-Project/ERC Consolidator Grant, Project duration: 01.05.2019 – 30.04.2024

SUSMAGPRO – Sustainable Recovery, Reprocessing and Reuse of Rare-Earth Magnets in a Circular Economy
Chair of Polymer Processing
(Coordinator: Hochschule Pforzheim, MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.06.2019 – 31.05.2023
https://www.susmagpro.eu/

ROBOMINERS – Resilient Bio-inspired Modular Robotic Miners
Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics
(Coordinator: Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.06.2019 – 31.05.2023
https://robominers.eu/

iNiTiAl – Advanced implementation of novel corrosion resistant maraging steels with improved process robustness via tuned intermetallic nano-precipitation
Chair of Physical Metallurgy and Metallic Materials
(Coordinator: OnderzoeksCentrum voor de Aanwending van Staal NV, MUL as project partner)
RFCS-Project, Project duration: 01.07.2019 – 31.12.2022

MinSiDeg – Minimise sinter degradation between sinter plant and blast furnace exploiting embedded real-time analytics
Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics
(Coordinator: VDEh-Betriebsforschungsinstitut GmbH, MUL as project partner)
RFCS-Project, Project duration: 01.07.2019 – 31.12.2022
https://www.k1-met.com/forschungsprogramm/minsideg/

RE-SOURCING – Global Stakeholder Platform for responsible mineral resources
Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics
(Coordinator: Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.11.2019 – 31.10.2023
https://re-sourcing.eu/

C-PlaNet – Circular Plastics Network for Training
Chair of Polymer Processing
(Coordinator: Universiteit Gent, MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.01.2020 – 31.12.2023
https://www.c-planet.eu/

BIOREMIA – BIOfilm-Resistant Materials for hard tissue Implant Applications
Chair of Materials Physics
(Coordinator: Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden e. V., MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.01.2020 – 31.12.2023
https://www.bioremia.eu/

DigiTeRRI – Responsible Research and Innovation Approach for Transitioning the Traditional Industry Regions into Digitalised Industry Territories
Industrial Liaison Department
(Coordinator: AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.01.2020 – 31.12.2022
https://digiterri.eu/

STOPATT – Stochastic pattern formation in biochemical systems
Chair of Applied Mathematics
(MUL as project coordinator)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.04.2020-31.03.2022

RECPP – Pre-purposing Coal Power Plants during Energy Transition
Chair of Energy Network Technology
(Coordinator: VGB PowerTech e.V.; MUL as project partner)
RFCS-Project, Project duration: 01.07.2020 – 30.06.2022

illuMINEation – Bright concepts for a safe and sustainable digital mining future
Industrial Liaison Department and Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics
(MUL as project coordinator)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.09.2020 – 31.8.2023

FCCIS – Future Circular Collider Innovation Study
Chair of Subsurface Engineering
(Coordinator: European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN), MUL as project partner)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 01.11.2020 – 30.10.2024

MultiScaleDesign – Characterization of Multiscale Interfaces of Hierarchical High-Entropy Alloys By Advanced Microscopy and Microanalysis
Department Materials Science
(MUL as project coordinator)
Horizon 2020-Project, Project duration: 10.07.2021 – 09.07.2023