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European Materials Modelling Council

EMMC-Coordination and Support Action

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3.773.471 €
● ACCESS e. V. Material- und Prozessentwicklung (DE)
● Dow Benelux B.V. (NL)
● Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (CH)
● Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V. (DE)
● Goldbeck Consulting Limited (UK)
● Granta Design Ltd (UK)
● Politecnico di Torino (IT)
● QuantumWise A/S (DK)
● Stichting Dutch Polymer Institute (NL)
● Technische Universität Wien (AT, Coordinator)
● University of York (UK)
● Uppsala Universitet (SE)
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The aim of the EMMC-CSA is to establish current and forward looking complementary activities necessary to bring the field of materials modelling closer to the demands of manufacturers (both small and large enterprises) in Europe. The ultimate goal is that materials modelling and simulation will become an integral part of product life cycle management in European industry, thereby making a strong contribution to enhance innovation and competitiveness on a global level.

Based on intensive efforts in the past two years within the European Materials Modelling Council (EMMC) which included numerous consultation and networking actions with representatives of all stakeholders including Modellers, Software Owners, Translators and Manufacturers in Europe, the EMMC identified and proposed a set of underpinning and enabling actions to increase the industrial exploitation of materials modelling in Europe.

EMMC-CSA will pursue the following overarching objectives in order to establish and strengthen the underpinning foundations of materials modelling in Europe and bridge the gap between academic innovation and industrial application.


Dr.rer.nat. Daniel Höche
Dr.rer.nat. Daniel Höche Head of Department

Department of Interface Modelling

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1914

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Dr. Natalia Konchakova
Dr. Natalia Konchakova

Department of Interface Modelling

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1963

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