November 30, 2010

New project linked to the European Space Agency (ESA)

The department acquired the project "Integration and control of liquid fuel processor based on ceramic microsystems" that will be financed from the membership fee paid by Slovenia in accordance with the agreement signed with ESA within the ESA's Plan for a European Cooperating State (PECS). The 58 project proposals were evaluated by ESA and 10 of them were selected for financing. The project will begin in 2011 and will last for two years.

Project partners:
1. Jožef Stefan Institute, Department of Systems and Control (project coordinator)
2. Jožef Stefan Institute, Department of Electronic Ceramics
3. National Institute of Chemistry, Slovenia, Laboratory of Catalysis and Chemical Reaction Engineering
4. HIPOT - RR Raziskave in razvoj tehnologij in sistemov, d.o.o.