The Research-Development National Institute for Textile and Leather Bucharest, Romania (http://www.certex.ro/) is looking for Russian partner for joint preparing a project proposal with the title “Development of experimental textile materials from regenerated plants phenotype of old textile garments for restoration modeling techniques” acronym MYTOS, ENV-NMP-2011-2.2-5 Development of advanced compatible materials and techniques and their application for the protection, conservation and restoration of cultural heritage assets.
This is a coordinated call with Theme Environment (including climate change). The deadline is 16 November 2010.
They are looking for new partner working in preservation, restoration of textile heritage objects made of hemp, able to provide historical hemp samples as study case.
Information about the call in Russian on the CBS RIC website — http://www.ric.vsu.ru/ru/news/open_competitions/7/news_30072010.html#6
Information about the call on the CORDIS website — http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/dc/index.cfm?fuseaction=UserSite.FP7DetailsCallPage&call_id=367
If you are interested in these joint activities please do not hesitate to contact Anna Kamynina by e-mail: email@example.com.
Contacts: Regional Information Point for Scientific and Technological Cooperation with EU at Voronezh State University, tel./fax +7 (4732) 20-75-26.