Prof. Antonis Vakis
Prof. Bayu Jayawardhana
from the Engineering and Technology Institute Groningen (
Prof. Lucy Avraamidou
from the Institute for Science Education and Communication (
) are partners in a funded project coordinated by
for the establishment of the ‘Offshore Wind Innovation Centre: Transition to a bundled innovation ecosystem for the wind industry’, in the Eemshaven. The project brings together nineteen partners who will collaborate in developing innovative solutions, products and services for operations, and maintenance applications in the offshore wind industry. The total budget of the project is almost EUR 2.7 million. The UG team receives EUR 221,000.
Prof. Vakis is leading the UG team, which is responsible for the development of digital twins for use in predictive maintenance for offshore wind as well the design and implementation of professional training, educational activities, and school-curricular.
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On 20 November the first ever Ben Feringa Lecture will be held. During the Lecture Feringa, but also Stanford University professor Zhenan Bao and Dirk Janssen, Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, will speak. The lecture will be online...