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Symposium "Industrial Application of Plasma Technology" - April 7, Ghent (Belgium)

This symposium was organised on the occasion of the final General Assembly meeting of the ACTECO project. A general introduction was  given on  plasma technology and  its use for textile, packaging and biomedical applications.
About 90 representatives from the industry that are involved in plasma equipment and processes development (both in the function of technology developer as in the function of (potential) user) as well as from academia and research centres attended this event.  Link to the presentations (password required)

What is ACTECO?


ACTECO is a Integrated Project dedicated to SMEs within the thematic priority of Nanotechnologies of the 6th Framework Programme of the European Commission. ACTECO unites high tech SMEs, Industrial companies, end users, universities and research institutes from 8 countries to achieve its main objective of developing plasma technology for functionalising surfaces for textiles, biomedical and food applications.

The project has started on 01 May 2005 and runs for 4 years.

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Work shop "Plasma Anwendungen für die Verpackungsindustrie" - October 29, Stuttgart

Public training session:
First public training event details
. Presentations can be found here.
Second public training event details. Presentations will be available here.
Third public training event details
Fourth public training event details - May 14, Valencia


A symposium  "Industrial Application of Plasma Technology " took place in Ghent, Belgium on April 7, 2009.  Presentations


Next consortsium meeting will be organised in Ghent, Belgium by Europlasma and Centexbel on April 8-9, 2009.


Acteco partners publish newletters on a regular basis:

Acteco newsletter 1
Acteco newsletter 2
Acteco newsletter 3
Acteco newsletter 4
Acteco newsletter 5
Acteco newsletter 6


European industrial research March 2005