EURRICA The main goal of the EURRICA project is the synergetic evaluation of disruptive technologies on a novel Blended-Wing-Body medium-sized, fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) platform. The BWB layout is selected as the base platform, due to reasons related primarily to its great aerodynamic efficiency and large internal volume. The research activities will focus on […]


PUMP-HEAT The PUMP-HEAT (Performance Untapped Modulation for Power and Heat via Energy Accumulation Technologies), under the EU HORIZON 2020 Framework, focuses on the management of rejected heat from thermal power plants. The main objectives of the project are: The development of an integrated and flexibility oriented Combined Cycle Balance of Plant concept. The development of […]


ESTHISIS The Esthisis (ΕΣΘΙΣΗΣ, Έξυπνο Σύστημα Αισθητήρων Ανίχνευσης Διαρροής σε Αγωγούς Μεταφοράς Προϊόντων Πετρελαίου σε Περιβάλλον Θορύβου-Smart Leakage Detection Sensor System in Petroleum Product Pipelines in a Noisy Environment) project focuses on the development of smart leakage detection sensors.  The main objectives of the project are: High accuracy in detection and localization of leakages in […]


HECARRUS The HECARRUS (Hybrid ElectriC smAll commuteR aiRcraft conceptUal deSign) project, under the EU CLEAN-SKY 2 framework, focuses on the conceptual design of a small commuter aircraft utilizing a hybrid-electric propulsion system. The main objectives of the project include: Reviewing the Technological Readiness Level (TRL), identification of the primary Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and assessment […]


Next-MGT The Next-MGT (Next Generation of Micro Gas Turbines for High Efficiency, Low Emissions and Fuel Flexibility) project, under the EU Marie Curie FP7 Framework, focuses on the development of micro gas turbines with improved performance characteristics. The main objectives of the project are: Cycle innovations and techno-economic optimization. Combustion, emissions and environmental considerations. System […]


DELAER-RX3 Objective and goals The main goal of the DELAER research project objective is the design, development, manufacturing and flight testing of a prototype Unmanned Aerial Vehicle System (UAS), which will provide direct support to Greek isolated territories and islands, via aerial delivery of lifesaving supplies and dedicated equipment. The system will be based on a large-scale, autonomous, fixed-wing, novel Blended Wing Body (BWB) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) configuration, as […]