Dissemination

MAIN TRAINING EVENTS & CONFERENCES

 

 

 

  • 1. KICK-OFF MEETING

    Recruitment/Training strategy & Managerial issues (2 days)

    UAB

 
  • 2. WORKSHOP

    "Fundamentals of electrodeposition of metallic alloys: state-of-the-art at European and International levels" (5 days)

    Mandatory training (2 credits/ESR)


    FINK, ETHZ, EMPA, UAB, VU, CHAL, INRIM
           

    Basic Electrodeposition methods for the growth of sustainable amorphous and nanocrystalline alloys.

    pane

    Dr. S. Pané, ETHZ

    cesiulis

     Dr. H. Cesiulis, VU

    philippe

     Dr. L. Philippe, EMPA.

    "Electrochemical synthesis of porous alloys for environmental applications"

    pellicer

    Dr. E. Pellicer, UAB

    rizzi

    Dr. P. Rizzi, INRIM.
     

     Training in Metrology, Calibration and Standards

    inrim

     Dr. P. Tiberto, INRIM
       

    *TSS: (organized by FINK in collaboration with EURAXESS) (1 credit/ESR)
    (http://www.euraxess.rs/sitegenius/topic.php?id=160)


    Internationalization of research, bridging scientific research environment between Eastern and Western Europe; exchange of experience, ‘best practices’ and establishing synergies between SELECTA and other European Training and Cooperative Actions, e.g., “European Cooperation in Science and Technology” (COST) or the “Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency” (EACEA).


 
 
  • 3. WORKSHOP

    "Training on research methodologies, characterization techniques and reporting scientific results" (5 days)

    LIFW , CHAL, CITEDEC, FINK, IFW, UCAM, Mandatory Training (2 credits/ESR)

           

    Structural characterization: diffraction/imaging techniques
    klement
    Prof. U. Klement, CHAL
       

    Mechanical behavior of electrodeposited films and micro / nanostructures

    Sort

    Dr. J. Fornell, UAB

    philippe

    Dr. L. Philippe, EMPA

    schuh

    Prof. C.A. Schuh, MIT


    Corrosion and wear resistance of electrodeposited metallic coatings garcia lecina
    Dr. E. García-Lecina, CIDETEC
       

     Tribocorrosion

    zivic
    Dr. F. Zivic, FINK.

       

     Micromagnetics and magnetic properties of electrodeposited materials

    Sort

    Prof. J. Sort, UAB

    bollero

     Dr. A. Bollero

     

    *NA: Visit to IFW. Oral presentations by ESRs. Practical Training in electrochemical corrosion and nanomechanical characterization. 
    **TSS: (organized by IFW & Principiae) (http://www.principiae.be) (1 credit/ESR) 

    Interactive Training on "Effective Communication" 

    doumont

    Dr. Jean-Luc Doumont, Principiae
       
    (1 day): how to make successful oral presentations, written documents, use of visual displays                              

     

  • 4.WORKSHOP

    "Micro and nano-electrodeposition for MEMS/NEMS and micro/nano-robotic platforms. Overview of lithography methods. Impact to society" (5 days)

    HP, ETHZ, IFW, Mandatory Training (2 credits/ESR)
            
           

    Magneto-electrochemistry

    Margitta Uhlemann

    Dr. M. Uhlemann, IFW
       

    MEMS/NEMS for biochemical applications

    nelson

    Dr. D. Ahmed, ETHZ

     

     

    Sputtering techniques and applications

    zb10
    Dr. Z. Barber, UCAM

     

     

    Pulse plating and pulse reverse plating

    hansal

    Dr. W. Hansal, HP

     

     

    Laser induced electrochemistry

    nelson

    Prof. Dr. W. Kautek

     

     

    Meet an editor

    *NA: Oral presentations by ESRs.
    **TSS: (organized by HP) (1 credit/ESR)

    greer

    Prof. A.L. Greer, UCAM, Ed. Philos. Mag.   
       
    Writing scientific papers, interpreting referee reports and decision letters; Ethical issues in publishing 
           
 
  • 5. MID-TERM REVIEW MEETING AND WORKSHOP 

    "Bridging innovation and entrepreneurship with sustainable materials development" (6 days)

    CHAL , ETHZ, ELEOSS

    (organized by CHAL in collaboration with GMV): http://www.gmv.chalmers.gu.se/english/ Mandatory Training (3 credits/ESR):

        
           

    "Sustainability awareness for researchers − experiences and practical examples

    gardfeldt

    Prof. Björn Johansson (CHAL)
       

    "What you also need to consider to make innovation out of promising research results"

    pane

    Prof. Peter Leisner (SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden)
       

    "The role of sustainable materials and Agenda 2030"

    gardfeldt

    Prof. K. Gårdfeldt, Director GMV

     

     


    "Introduction to EBSD technique"


    bollero

     Dr. Dr. Yiming Yao (CHAL)
       
    *NA: Visit to GMV. Oral presentations by ESRs. Practical Training on EBSD. Meeting between the ESRs and the Officer from the Research Executive Agency (EC).
    **TSS: organized by the Coordinator and CHAL, in collaboration with "Chalmers Innovation" (http://www.chalmersinnovation.com/). (1 credit/ESR)

    Entrepreneurship: how to create spin-off, how to bring innovation to market, marketing strategy, quality control, certification, standardization.
    "Innovation aspects"

    pane

    André Kelkkanen (Chalmers Ventures)
       
     

 

 

 
  • 6. SUMMER SCHOOL

    "Gateway to Academics: Materials modeling for target applications""Fundamentals of electrodeposition of metallic alloys: state-of-the-art at European and International levels" (5 days)


    Mandatory Training (4 credits/ESR): (8 days)

    UOI, UCAM, FINK, YR
           

    Computational Methods in Materials Science

    lekka

    Prof. C. Lekka, UOI
       

    Optimizing Materials Designs for robust MEMS/NEMS 

    greer

    Prof. A.L. Greer, UCAM

     

     

    Finite element modeling of mechanical properties of electrodeposited materials"

    grujovic

    Prof. N. Grujovic, FINK
       

    Porous alloys for lightweight applications

    babcsan

    Dr. N. Babcsán, ALU
       
    *NA: Visit to UOI. Oral presentations by ESRs. Practical Training in applications of Computer Modelling to Materials Science
    **TSS: (organized by UOI, in collaboration with YR). (http://www.yellowresearch.nl/)

    "From PhD to Scientific Leadership": How to write successful Research Grants. Personal Training and Career Development
    (1 credit/ESR)

           
  • 7. WINTER SCHOOL

    "Gateway to industry: Introducing materials to market. Practical aspects"

    Mandatory Training (3 credits/ESR): (6 days) 

    CAM, HP, ALU, ELEOSS
           

    Thin film deposition using physical methods

    zb10
    Dr. Z. Barber, UCAM

       

    Assessing the industrial needs in MEMS/NEMS

    niederberger

    Dr. C. Niederberger, ELEOSS

    babcsan

    Dr. C. Dr. N. Babcsan, ALU 

     

    Industrial applications of protective and functional coatings" 

    hansal

    Dr. W. Hansal, HP
       

    Integrating technological progress with environmental sustainability"

    hansal

    Dr. W. Hansal, HP
       
     *NA: Visit to Royenface Ltd. Oral presentations by ESRs
    **TSS: (organized by RYEN, in collaboration with University of Newcastle and MBM)

    - Career Planning; Commercialization of ideas; Careers outside academia: more perspectives for PhD holders; Commercializing Science; Finance & Accounting; Marketing; Seminar: Personal Training & Career Development; Environment and sustainability; Ethical and societal aspects. (1 credit/ESR)

            
  • 8. FINAL WORKSHOP

    "Overview of the SELECTA achievements. Final Reporting" (3 days) UAB

    *NA: Visit to ALBA synchrotron (Campus UAB)
           

    Poster session to overview SELECTA scientific and technological output.

    Exploitation of SELECTA results. In collaboration with the Patents Office at UAB)

    Overview of the existing European Post-doctoral Fellowships: Marie Skłodowska-Curie and others

    logouab

    Mrs. Queralt González (International Research Projects Unit at UAB)
       

            

    *NA: Network Activity; **TSS: Training in Soft Skills

 
Tribological and Corrosion Properties of Iron-Based Alloys
E. Vernickaite, Z. Antar, A. Nicolenco, R. Kreivaitis, N. Tsyntsaru, H. Cesiulis
Proceedings of BALTTRIB’2015, 162-169, 26 November 2015.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15544/balttrib.2015.29


Toward uniform electrodeposition of magnetic Co-W mesowires arrays: direct versus pulse current deposition
N. Tsyntsaru, S. Silkin, H. Cesiulis, M. Guerrero, E. Pellicer, J. Sort
Electrochimica Acta, Volume 188, 589–601, 10 January 2016.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2015.12.032


Structural, magnetic and electronic properties of Cu-Fe nanoclusters by density functional theory calculations
C. S. Cutrano, Ch. E. Lekka
Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 1-6, 30 November 2016.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.11.425


Electrochemical Synthesis of Bismuth Particles: Tuning Particle Shape through Substrate Type within a Narrow Potential Window
D. Bilican, J. Fornell, J. Sort, E. Pellicer
Materials 2017, Volume 10 (1), 43, 6 January 2017.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ma10010043

 

Name (affiliation)

Event (activity)

Date

Location

Prof. J. Sort (UAB)     

 2015 EMN Spain (invited talk)

1-4 September 2015

San Sebastian,

Spain

M. Fernández (IFW)

Ph.D. Student seminar of the Institute of Complex Materials of the IFW Dresden (oral talk)

27-29 October 2015

Holzhau,

Erzgebirge, Germany

M. Cialone (INRIM)

Italian School on Magnetism (poster)

18-12 April 2016

Milano, Italy

V. Sharma (FINK)

XVIII YUCORR International Conference (poster)

15 April 2016

Tara, Serbia

D. Bilican (UAB)

E. Dislaki (UAB)

Meet the fellows 2016 (oral talk)

22 April 2016

Madrid,

Spain

Prof. H. Cesiulis (VU)

Chemistry and chemical technology 2016 (invited talk)

28-29 April 2016

Vilnius, Lithuania

A. Nicolenco (VU)

Chemistry and chemical technology 2016 (poster)

28-29 April 2016

Vilnius, Lithuania

Prof. C. Lekka (UOI)

Computational studies of metallic-hybridic materials (training seminar)

4 May 2016

UAB,

Barcelona,

Spain

Prof. J. Sort (UAB)

The Armourers and Brasiers’ Cambridge Forum (invited talk)

14 June 2016

Cambridge,

United Kingdom

S. Thirumalai (UCAM)

S. Kurdi (UCAM)

W. Hüttenes (UCAM)

The Armourers and Brasiers’ Cambridge Forum (poster)

14 June 2016

Cambridge,

United Kingdom

S. Kurdi (UCAM)

W. Hüttenes (UCAM)

International Conference on Materials Design and Applications (poster)

1 July 2016

University of Porto, Portugal

C. Cutrano (UOI)

13th international conference on nanosciences and nanotechnologies NN16 (poster)

5-8 July 2016

Thessaloniki, Greece

W. Hüttenes (UCAM)

Junior Euromat 2016 (poster)

10-14 July 2016

Lausanne, Switzerland

Dr. A. Gebert (IFW)

Gordon Conference on Aqueous Corrosion Place (invited talk)

10-15 July 2016

Colby-Sawyer College, New London, USA

M. Cialone (INRIM)

EMSA 2016 (poster)

12-15 July 2016

Torino, Italy

A. Nicolenco (VU)

8th international conference on Materials Science and Condensed Matter Physics (oral talk)

12-16 September 2016

Chisinau, Moldova

V. Sharma (FINK)

The Ninth International Scientific Conference “Contemporary Materials 2016“ (poster)

4-5 September 2016

Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina

C. Cutrano (UOI)

XXXII Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science (poster)

18-20 September 2016

University of Ioannina, Greece

A. Nicolenco (VU)

E-MRS Fall meeting (poster)

19-22 September 2016

Warsaw,

Poland

M. Cialone (INRIM)

7th young researcher meeting (poster)

24-26 September 2016

INRIM, Torino, Italy

A. Mulone (CHAL)

Seminar series of the Department of Materials and Manufacturing Technology at Chalmers (oral talk)

10 October 2016

Gothenburg,

Sweeden

Dr. J. Malapeira (UAB)

Info day : Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (oral talk)

26 October 2016

UAB,

Bellaterra,

Spain

M. Fernández (IFW)

Ph.D. Student seminar of the Institute of Complex Materials of the IFW Dresden (oral talk)

26-28 October 2016

Krippen, Saxony, Germany

E. Bertero (EMPA)

EPFL – TIC Laboratory (oral talk)

10 November 2016

Lausanne, Switzerland

E. Bertero (EMPA)

EMPA PhD students’ Symposium (poster)

14 November 2016

Dübendorf, Switzerland



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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement No 642642

Objectives

SELECTA is a highly interdisciplinary initiative which has the primary goal of training young researchers in the field of smart electrodeposited metallic alloys suitable for environmental / sustainable development applications.
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Network

SELECTA project is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network that offers the possibility to pursue the PhD within the Network at different research centers.15 PhD positions are funded by the European Community under Horizon 2020 

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Sustainability

SELECTA seeks to achieve the target purposes using a sustainable approach, designing alloy compositions without/with minimum amounts of scarce or toxic elements, while employing environmentally-friendly, minimally invasive electrolytic baths.

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