15 September 2011

Europen funds for research: Space

European funds for R&D in the Space sector
Deadline: 23rd November 2011

Main areas of intervention:
Space-based applications at the service of European Society / Preoperational validation of GMES services and products
  • Testing and validating the intelligence-driven and high time-critical scenarios of the CONOPS
  • Testing and validating the low time-critical components of the CONOPS
  • GMES Security
  • Support to emergency response management
  • Preparing takeup of GMES Sentinel data
Space-based applications at the service of European Society / Support to the coordinated provision of observation data
  • Research and development for In-situ component
  • GMES Climate Change – Coordination of Earth observation data validation for reanalysis
  • GMES Climate Change – Data archiving and exchange
  • Consolidation of user requirements for GMES
Strengthening the foundations of Space science and technology / Research to support space science and exploration
  • Exploitation of science and exploration data
Strengthening the foundations of Space science and technology / Research to support space transportation and key Technologies
  • Key technologies enabling observations in and from space
  • Key technologies for in-space activities
Cross-cutting activities / SME specific research
  • Bringing terrestrial SME-research into the space domain
Cross-cutting activities/ Studies and events in support of European Space Policy
  • Studies and events in support of European Space Policy
  • Research agenda definitions and research activity road-maps for a European Research framework programme (workshop activities)
  • New emerging research needs - reduction of vulnerability of space infrastructure
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