5th Joint Call (2011)

Basic Information

Network MATERA
Website https://www.era-learn.eu/network-information/networks/matera-1
Aim of the joint call The goal is to launch transnational, interdisciplinary innovative projects and to narrow the gap between basic materials research and industrial applications in the following areas :Value-added materials (including engineering structural materials, multi-functional materials and materials with tailored properties) Bio-based materials (including biomaterials for human health improvement and biodegradable materials)
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 01/11/2010
Deadline Full-Proposal 01/02/2011 Submitted proposal: 8
Evaluation End Date n/a Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 4
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Achieving critical mass
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Materials
Type of research
  • Basic research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Belgium Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology (IWT)
Belgium Public Service of Wallonia (SPW)
Finland Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES)
Iceland Icelandic Centre for Research (RANNIS)
Israel MATIMOP Israeli Industry Centre for R&D (OLD) (MATIMOP)
Italy Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)
Latvia Latvian Council of Science (LCS)
Luxembourg National Fund for Research (FNR)
Poland National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR)
Spain Basque Innovation Agency (Innobasque)
Spain Madrid's Institute of Development and its Enterprise Group (IMADE)
Switzerland Federal Office for Professional Education and Technology (OPET)
Turkey The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)