ecological impact

Research and development news, January – June 2019

Writer: Tommi Silvan, Vaasa university of Applied Sciences, Design Centre MUOVA. Research on suitable photosensitive biobased material formulation and additive manufacturing techniques has been carried out by Kaunas University of Technology. Analysis of the properties of chemical materials, laboratory equipment and photosensitive biobased material required to print 3D microstructured objects and its’ optical additive manufacturing…
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Vilnius University in Laser World of Photonics, Munich

Vilnius University participated in Munich on 24-27 June Laser World of Photonics, one of the world’s largest laser technology exhibitions. The Vilnius University stand presented a wide range of research and development technologies such as optical 3D micro- and nano-printing from soybean oil, glass-ceramic nanofabrication technology, photonic crystal microscopic laser and other research-based solutions. Together…
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Kaunas University of Technology presenting their design and investigation in BIOPOL-2019

Writer: Jolita Ostrauskaite, KTU Kaunas University of Technology Stockholm, Sweden, June 17 – 19, 2019. Kaunas University of Technology presented the design and investigation of plant-derived resins for additive manufacturing in the 7th International Conference on Biobased and Biodegradable Polymers (BIOPOL-2019). The conference aimed to provide a forum for researchers, students and companies from all…
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Innovation Drift 2019, Vilnius, Lithuania

On June 13th 2019 Simonas Varapnickas and Edvinas Skliutas participated in the Baltic Sea region technological achievements forum „Innovation Drift 2019“. The event aim was to discuss regional and global challenges, share views on innovations and create possibilities to solve pressing economic and social challenges. In the innovations exhibition hall, Simonas and Edvinas presented two…
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“EREK Finland Workshop – Improving resource efficiency through industrial symbiosis – opportunities for SMEs” event in Helsinki

Writers: Miia Lammi & Tommi Silvan, Vaasa university of Applied Sciences, Design Centre MUOVA. Helsinki, Finland, June 6th, 2019 On June 6th 2019 Miia Lammi and Tommi Silvan from Design Centre Muova, VAMK participated in the workshop “Improving resource efficiency through industrial symbiosis – Opportunities for SMEs” run by the European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre –…
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Sustainable Science Days in Helsinki

Writer: Annika Hissa, Vaasa university of Applied Sciences, Design Centre MUOVA. Helsinki, Finland, May 9-10, 2019 On May 9th and 10 Muova´s director Annika Hissa participated in Sustainable Science Days in Helsinki. The events were organized by Aalto University and the University of Helsinki. Annika participated in interesting parallel sessions: “Transition towards a low-carbon society…
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Technorama 2019 researchers’ exhibition in Lithuania

Kaunas, Lithuania, May 9th, 2019 On May 9th, 2019, Migle Lebedevaite from the Department of Polymer Chemistry and Technology, Kaunas University of Technology, and Edvinas Skliutas from Laser Research Center, Vilnius University, participated in “Technorama 2019” which is the most exciting junior researchers’ exhibition in Lithuania. It is an international event that invites representatives of…
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Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference in Germany

Writer: Jolita Ostrauskaite, KTU Kaunas University of Technology Dresden, Germany, May 5 – 8, 2019. Kaunas University of Technology presented the latest research results of the Ecolabnet project in the 4th Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference. This high-level conference addresses a range of broad topics highlighting the role of chemistry in contributing to achieving the…
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Ecolabnet kick-off event, Vaasa

Writer: Merie Kannampuzha, Vaasa university of Applied Sciences, Design Centre MUOVA. January 16- 18,2019 The kick-off event for Ecolabnet project was held from January 16th to 18th in Vaasa, Finland. Lead partner of the project, Design Centre MUOVA, organized the event. The kick-off event started on 16th of January with all partners presenting their work…
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Meeting with Test4SME project partners

Writer: Merie Kannampuzha, Vaasa university of Applied Sciences, Design Centre MUOVA. Kokkola, Finland, February 13, 2019 Ecolabnet aims to develop a network of experts in the Baltic sea region to supporting manufacturing SMEs. The aim is to increase their competences in eco-innovations. As part of this strategy the project will collaborate with several other parallel…
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