FP6Sixth Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (EU)
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The overarching aim of FP6 is to provide a cohesive structure for the currently fragmented research expertise that exists in Europe and, by 2010,to make EU the most competitive and dynamic knowledge-based economy in the world, capable of sustainable growth with more and better jobs and greater social cohesion.
The FP6 fund focuses on areas of research and development such as biosciences and nanotechnology, mirroring the agency's Strategy for Success which aims to help build a knowledge-driven economy in the region.
A spokesperson for FP6 UK said: "We want to make sure every UK company and Organisation who can benefit from the E 17.
I was interested in learning how the Italian FP6 would stack up when compared to American designs.
Concerning networks of excellence' financed under FP6, it says that the Commission should assess on a case-by-case basis whether past achievements, potential EU added value and prospects of self-sustainability justify further funding under the current framework programme (covering the period 2007 to 2013).
This book, the first volume of a four-volume set, provides the latest details on radio interface technologies, describing the results and contributions of the European research effort performed within the framework of FP6 IST for the design and standardization of radio air interfaces for next-generation communication systems.
EPIA, the European Photovoltaic Industry Association, calls for twice as much money for solar energy research under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) than FP6 (2002-2006), where the budget topped 107 million.
Although the EU expanded with 10 new members in 2004 and will admit Romania and Bulgaria next year, the FP7 will still spend twice as much annually as the FP6.
FP6 offers regional companies a valuable link into the lucrative European research and development market place and the opportunity to work with partner organisations they would otherwise not be able to access.
The current Framework Programme, called FP6, has an overall budget of EUR17.
Denmark) have aimed this information at students and research engineers in wireless communications, enlisting the help of experts to cover the results of FP6 IST projects that define end-to-end configurability, flexible network and gateway architectures, self-configurable air interfaces and advance resource management solutions.