Three researchers from SINTEF and NTNU applies for short stays at Technical University Chemnitz (TUC) over two years. Totally 13 weeks at TUC.
Three German researchers from TUC apply in Germany for similar short stays at SINTEF/NTNU. Totally 18 weeks. T UC also wants send one Master student to Norway for 6 months as a part of this cooperation.
The goals of the exchange are:
-Closer cooperation between two research groups with different special fields of expertise and both with strong interest within the field the other group
-Two common international publications based on work done in the project
-Knowledge transfer from partner with substantial expertise to partner with future interest - mutual
-Improved test-facilities at SINTEF/NTNU for future use i n projects and education
-Prepare for and actuate exchange of master and PhD students (in as well as after the project period)
-Education both at NTNU and at TUC. Block seminars in the periods with exchange of researchers