PhD defense Astrid Elzas: cum laude!

2019-01-15T13:05:05+00:00 January 15th, 2019|

M2i is proud to announce that on January 10, 2019, Astrid Elzas, who worked on M2i organized FOM-M2i Industrial Partnership Program “Physics of Failure”, successfully defended her dissertation “Nano-scale failure in steel: Interface decohesion at iron/precipitate interfaces”. She obtained her

Materialen NL: Challenges Call

2018-11-27T17:15:55+00:00 November 27th, 2018|

A new call for Materials Research has been opened by NWO where M2i partners can submit proposals: Materialen NL: Challenges. The call focuses on two important material science themes: ‘Designer Functional Metamaterials’ and ‘Next generation Engineering Materials’. The deadline for

Smart Packaging program started

2018-07-30T15:34:27+00:00 July 30th, 2018|

As of July 1st the program “Innovative Smart Materials and Sensors for Packaging of Raw and Processed Food Products” has taken off. The program is a collaboration between M2i, seven innovative companies in the packaging and food industry (Ardagh, Avery

M2i starts project on non-flammable building materials

2018-07-16T11:36:18+00:00 July 16th, 2018|

The development of new materials with extremely good fire-resistant qualities is very important and should help to prevent fire disasters. The project “Fire safety of innovative geopolymer-based building materials” under supervision of Professor Jos Brouwers and assistant professor Qingliang Yu

Aim2XL program started

2018-07-05T14:44:48+00:00 July 5th, 2018|

The kick off meeting of the NWO Perspectief program “Additive Manufacturing for Extra Large Metal Components (AiM2XL)” took place on 15th June at the premises of Ramlab in Rotterdam. Thirty four participants from industry and academia attended the meeting with