CORDIS, the Community Research and Development Information Service, is an interactive information portal to support European research and innovation cooperation.
A virtual solution for sharing water treatment innovations
Academics and businesses involved in water treatment technology have the opportunity to foster partnerships through a new online platform. Developed by the groundbreaking EU-funded FP4BATIW project, the platform acts as a ...
Providing a clearer picture of nanotechnology's full potential
A new tool capable of carrying out simultaneous nano-sized measurements could soon lead to more innovative nanotech-based products and help boost the EU economy. Indeed the tool, developed by scientists cooperating through ...
MAPPING explores Internet's impact on society
Do you remember how the Millennium bug had everyone sitting on the edge of their seats some 15 years ago? If such a blackout occurred right now, we would immediately take stock of how much the Internet has become ubiquitous ...
Robotic solutions inspired by plants
EU researchers are demonstrating revolutionary robotic techniques inspired by plants, featuring a 3D-printed 'trunk', 'leaves' that sense the environment and 'roots' that grow and change direction.
Device Monitor app for monitoring and reporting malicious events now available for Android
ACDC's partner, XLAB, has released the Device Monitor application to provide more mobile network security by monitoring and reporting malicious events on Android devices
Increasing coastal resilience to storms and flooding
EU researchers are developing an online tool kit to help different coastal regions predict – and prepare for – floods and storms.
Making the internet accessible to everyone
The ways in which we access the internet are expanding, placing hurdles in the way of those with sensory impairments as they try to get the most out of their online experience. The EU's CLOUD4ALL project is taking on the ...
My car drives, parks and charges itself for me
Imagine you are rushing to catch a train but must first park your electric car inside the station garage. You lose precious time searching for a space, ideally one where you can charge your vehicle, which might cause you ...
Switching to energy efficient electrical appliances
EU-funded researchers have developed an online software platform to help household appliance designers make their products more energy efficient.
Developing soil management strategies for every corner of Europe
Soil performs a vital if somewhat underappreciated role in maintaining healthy ecosystems, which is why the UN has designated 2015 to be the International Year of Soils (officially launched on World Soil Day on 5th December ...