News & Events

  • Thu Feb 17th, 2022

    UMA3 Mid-term review meeting took place

    The UMA3 project has successfully held today, February 17th 2022, its mid-term review meeting! The meeting took place virtually (via ZOOM) with the participation of all consortium members, the Project and Financial Officers from REA, as well as the scientific advisor of the project.

    Important aspects of the UMA3 CSA were raised, as well as the main up-to-date progress, activities, achievements and results of the project as a whole, as well as of each individual WP and partner, were presented and assessed. Moreover, very useful comments and suggestions were shared by the REA side, as well as concurrently, the next main steps and schedules for the implementation of the UMA3 activities and the ultimate maximization of its impact, were collectively discussed and planned.

  • Wed Dec 15th, 2021

    The UMA3 Local Individual Scientific Training has been completed successfully!

    The third and final day of the UMA3 Local Individual Scientific Training (TLIS) has been successfully held virtually. In the frame of this last session of the training event, four presentations on the topic of “Modelling and simulation, testing of materials” were given by members of the UMA3 consortium (UniMi, UniBo, Fraunhofer-IFAM and LTSM).

    Precisely, trending issues, such as: 'CT analysis of heterogeneous structures', ‘Numerical Simulation of Laser Shock Peening Process on Aerospace Components’, ‘Surface Texture Analysis for Metal AM’ and 'Computer simulation of materials deformation under load' were addressed and discussed during the stimulating event.


    A big thank you to all those who participated and contributed towards the successful implementation of the UMA3 TLIS! Stay tuned for more events and activities to come!

     

  • Tue Dec 14th, 2021

    Day 2 of the Local Individual Scientific Training was held!

    The second session of the UMA3 Local Individual Scientific Training (TLIS) has successfully taken place virtually, today, December 14th, 2021. In the frame of Day 2, four engaging presentations on the hot topic of “Additive manufacturing for aerospace materials” were given by members of the UMA3 consortium (i.e. UniMi, UniBo, Fraunhofer-IFAM and LTSM). Specifically, issues such as: ‘Powder metallurgy for advanced aerospace materials’, ‘Laser Powder Bed Fusion of Al alloys for the transports sector’, ‘Sinter-based AM’ and ‘Simulation of the SLM process for cellular materials and topology optimization’ were presented and discussed.

    Tomorrow, December 15th, the 3rd and final day of the Local Individual Scientific Training will focus on “Modelling and simulation, testing of materials”. Stay tuned for more!

  • Mon Dec 13th, 2021

    Day 1 of the UMA3 TLIS has been successfully held!

    The 1st out of the 3-Day Local Individual Scientific Training (TLIS) of UMA3, has successfully been completed earlier today!
    During today’s session, four captivating presentations on the topic of “Advanced materials for Aerospace and Aeronautical applications” were given by the members of the UMA3 consortium.

    Tomorrow, December 14th, a training session dedicated to “Additive manufacturing for aerospace materials” will take place! Stay tuned!

  • Tue Dec 7th, 2021

    UMA3 Local Individual Scientific Training (TLIS)

    A 3-days UMA3 Local Individual Scientific Training (TLIS) will be held online (via zoom) on 13th-14th-15th December 2021 (13:00-15:05 CET). The first day of the training event, will focus on “Advanced materials for aerospace and aeronautical applications”. On day 2, a session on “Additive manufacturing for aerospace materials” will take place. Last day’s session will be dedicated to “Modelling and simulation, testing of materials”.

    More information about the UMA3 TLIS, including the individual presentations to be given, can be found on the agenda of the event.

    The sessions can be accessed through the following link: https://zoom.us/j/93014231820?pwd=bXl2NUJIb2dkZjJXT0I0N3IvUUo4dz09

  • Mon Nov 29th, 2021

    UMA3 Annual progress meeting took place

    The UMA3 project has successfully held today, November 29th, 2021, its annual progress meeting! The meeting took place virtually (via ZOOM) with the participation of all consortium members.

    The main progress, activities and achievements of the project as a whole, as well as of each individual partner were presented. Finally, the next steps for the implementation of the UMA3 project were discussed.

    The next UMA3 progress meeting is expected to be held in February 2022. Stay tuned!

     

  • Fri Oct 29th, 2021

    UMA3 article at the EASN Newsletter

    An UMA3 article, presenting the project's latest progress, activities, achievements and news, has been published on the latest issue of the EASN electronic periodic newsletter. The latter has been distributed to more than 10.000 aviation-related stakeholders and professionals throughout Europe, and presents, among others, interesting aviation and space related publications and interviews, as well as the latest achievements and results of several EU-funded research projects and news of members of the EASN Association.

    You can read the UMA3 publication here: https://easn.net/newsletters/issues/easn-newsletter-october-2021

  • Sun Jul 4th, 2021

    UMA3 training seminar on: ''Training in Innovation''

    A 3-Days UMA3 training seminar on "Training in Innovation" will be held virtually from July 5th to 7th, 2021.
    The first day (Session 1) focuses on "Intellectual Property Rights and commercial exploitation of the results". This workshop has been designed as a first introduction on the concepts, use and importance of intellectual property in the field of the aeronautics industry.

    During Day 2 (July 6th 2021), a Session concerning "Orientation to commercial approach and industry" will take place. In this context, commercial sector specialists from the participating industry will teach students how to define innovation and recognize it as a critical enabler to find quicker and better solutions for industrial problems.

    Last day’s Session is dedicated to "Entrepreneurship and skills necessary to start a new company". In this frame, representatives of SMEs and specialists collaborating with the network are invited to talk about their specific company cases as well as share their expertise on the issue of exploiting innovation produced by academia for boosting academia entrepreneurship.

    More information as well as the agenda of the event can be found here.

    The seminars can be accessed through the following links:
    Monday 5th: Click here to join the meeting, please.
    Tuesday 6th: Click here to join the meeting, please.
    Wednesday 7th: Click here to join the meeting, please.

     

  • Tue Jun 8th, 2021

    UMA3 article at the June 2021 EASN Newsletter

    The latest issue of the EASN Association periodic electronic newsletter (June 2021) has just been published. A dedicated UMA3 article is included therein, presenting the project's latest progress, activities and news!
    Moreover, the current issue holds, among others, interesting aviation and space related publications and interviews, as well as the latest achievements and results of several EU-funded research projects and news of members of the EASN Association.

    To read the UMA3 article please visit: https://easn.net/newsletters/issues/easn-newsletter-june-2021

  • Mon Apr 26th, 2021

    UMA3 training seminar on: ''A next horizon for Europe: the new research and innovation programme''

    A 3-Days UMA3 training seminar will be held virtually from April 27th to 29th 2021: "A next horizon for Europe: the new research and innovation programme".

    The first day (Session 1) will focus on training over the general administration of European projects; that will be particularly given to the staff of the research management/administration division of UniMi-FMSE, so that it can develop the high-level skills and competences considered vital in project management and administration at an international level.

    During the second day, a Brainstorming session among the consortium members will take place, regarding incoming project ideas that would be relevant to the skills and interests of University of Miskolc.

    The last day (Session 3) is dedicated to the topic: "The need of circular economy approach in aeronautics and aerospace", an emerging concept for the aviation industry. In this frame, relevant speeches will be held from members of the consortium as well as from invited guest speakers from the industry.