EUROPEAN FACILITIES
ACTPHAST 4.0 supports and accelerates the innovation capacity of European companies by providing them with direct access to the expertise and state-of-the-art facilities of Europe's leading photonics research centres (the ACTPHAST 4.0 Partners), enabling companies to exploit the tremendous commercial potential of applied photonics.
EUSMI aims to enhance the European competitiveness in soft-matter research and innovation through the integration and the extension of the scope of existing specialized infrastructures.
IPERION-CH is an integrating activity project carried out in the Horizon 2020 – Work Programme 2014-2015 for European research infrastructures.
Current approach in nanotechnology R&D facility use had many bottlenecks : Multiple locations of instruments Many contact points Not clear capabilities of each facility  Tedious integration of experimental process and data analysis Difficult negotiations for accessing state of the art infrastructure
Laserlab-Europe - The Integrated Initiative of European Laser Research Infrastructures