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Projects  (see also Full list of Projects sorted by Number, with pointers to individual project leaflets)
Projects that form the scientific programme are organized around Five Central  Themes.
  1. Education and Culture
  2. Health
  3. Development, Environment, Risks
  4. Fundamental Sciences and Enabling Technologies
  5. CERN in the Information Society

 

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List of projects in the Education and Culture Theme
Theme Coordinator: Davide Vité

Ref

Project Title

A project from

Presented by

On the Theme

CERN Liaison Person

2

eJDS - Delivering scientific eJournals freely to developing countries

ICTP, Trieste, Italy

Dr. Enrique Canessa

Education and Culture

W.Carena

4

Using the Grid to Transform How Students Learn Science

FermiLab, Batavia USA

Dr. Marjorie Bardeen

Education and Culture

A.Pace

19

Live from CERN

CERN, Switzerland

Paola Catapano,

 Silvano de Genaro

Education and Culture

D.Vitè

20

The Web Lecture Archive Project (WLAP):
a web based system for capturing and worldwide publishing
of slide based presentations
.

CERN, Switzerland

Mick Storr

Education and Culture

D.Vitè

24

World History of Science Online: databases of bibliographical and archival sources

International Union of History and Philosophy of Science, Mexico DF, Mexico

Juan José Saldaña

Education and Culture

D.Vitè

29

On-line Training Course on Fish Health Management

Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, Tigbauan, Philippines

Dr. Gilda Lio-Po

 

Education and Culture

K.Gunne

32

Virtual Time Travel in Istanbul

MIRALab – University of Geneva, Switzerland

Prof. Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann

Education and Culture

F.Fluckiger

38

Avicenna:  Virtual Campus Project

UNESCO, Paris, France

Mohamed Miloudi

Education and Culture

Atila Alves Neves

42

World Cultural Heritage supported from Space

European Space Agency, Paris, France

Dr. Jean Charles Bigot

Education and Culture

Ian
MacClellan
, UNOPS

List of projects in the Fundamental Science and Enabling Technologies Theme
Theme Coordinator: Monica Marinucci

Ref

Project Title

A project from

Presented by

On the Theme

CERN Liaison Person

7

PingER: Measuring the Digital Divide

SLAC, Stanford, USA

Dr. Les Cottrell

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

M.Marinucci

 

13

Towards Computer Understanding of Human Interactions

IDIAP and EPFL, Switzerland

Prof. Hervé Bourlard

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

D.Vitè

15

The Grid2003 Project

University of Chicago, USA

Robert Gardner

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

M.Marinucci

21

Exploring matter with Synchrotron Light

ESRF, Grenoble, France

Dr. Dominique Cornuejols

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

M.Marinucci

25

Using the Geant4 simulation software for Space Research

European Space Agency, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Dr. Petteri Nieminen

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

J. Knobloch

26

Our everyday life caught in a net of smart objects: the social consequences of information society

Centre for Technology Assessment TA-SWISS, Bern, Switzerland

Dr. Danielle Bütschi

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

M.Marinucci

35

Exploring matter with neutrons

Institute Laue-Langevin (ILL), Grenoble, France

Dr. Cornuejols Dominique

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

M.Marinucci

39

Uncovering secrets of Universe: CERN LHC Experiments CMS

CERN, Switzerland

David Barney

Andreas Pfeiffer

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

A.Pace
D.Vité

40

Uncovering secrets of Universe: CERN LHC Experiments ALICE

CERN, Switzerland

Tom Meyer

Luciano Musa

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

A.Pace
D.Vité

47

Sharing resources of the new millennium: CERN and the GRID

CERN,  Switzerland

Francois Fluckiger
Dr. Bob Jones

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

Francois Fluckiger

48

Uncovering secrets of Universe: Anti-matter at CERN

CERN,  Switzerland

Rolf Landua

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

A.Pace
D.Vité

50

Uncovering secrets of Universe: CERN LHC Experiments ATLAS

CERN, Switzerland

Armin Nairz

Fond.Science
Enab.Techno.

A.Pace
D.Vité

List of projects in the Health Theme
Theme Coordinator: Manjit Dosanjh, Cjrsitine Hurlimann

Ref

Project Title

A project from

Presented by

On the Theme

CERN Liaison Person

6

SAFE: Short Animated Films for Education

Young people use modern technology to reach their peers with important health issues

Fondation Project HOPE, CERN, Switzerland

Christine Hurlimann

Health

M.Dosanjh

8

 medGIFT – retrieving medical images based on their content

University Hospitals Geneva, Switzerland

Dr. Henning Müller

Health

M.Dosanjh

9

How can Particle Physics software help Medicine

INFN Genova, Italy

Dr. Maria Grazia Pia

Health

J. Knobloch

11

Bioinformatics: driving the future of biological information

Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland

Dr. Amos Bairoch , Vivienne Gerritsen

Health

A.Pace

12

The ClearPET project : Positron Emission Tomography as technology transfer from particle physics to biomedical imaging

EPFL, Lausanne, CERN, Switzerland

Dr. Christian Morel

Health

D.Vitè

 

22

Open Source:  a Strategic Tool for Improving Global Health Care

Open Source Health Care Alliance

Joseph Dal Molin

Health

M.Dosanjh
C.Hurlimann

28

Virtual cell building by bio-mathematical models and intracellular biochemical experiments

 

University of Rome “La Sapienza” , Italy

Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy
Data Link Informatica, Italy

Dr. Alberto Bersani
Dr. Enrico Bersani
Dr. Alessandro Porrello

Health

M.Dosanjh
C.Hurlimann

28

Virtual cell building by bio-mathematical models and intracellular biochemical experiments

 

 University of Rome “La Sapienza” , Italy

Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy

Dr. Enrico Bersani

Health

M.Dosanjh
C.Hurlimann

31

 

 

 

TERA Foundation: Hadrons against cancer

University of Milano Bicocca, Italy

TERA Foundation, Novara, Italy

Prof. Dr. Ugo Amaldi

Contact: Saverio.Braccini

Health

M.Dosanjh
C.Hurlimann

37

Single Molecule Experiments in Physics and Biology

EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

Prof Giovanni Dietler

Health

Miklos Kozlovszky

List of projects in the Development, Environment, Risks Theme
Organized in collaboration with UNOPS
Theme Coordinator: Andreas Pfeiffer.
 

Ref

Project Title

A project from

Presented by

On the Theme

CERN Liaison Person

5

Urban Regeneration Through Information Technology

Temple University, Philadelphia, USA

Prof. Mathew Davis

Development Environment Risks

A.Pfeiffer

17

SciDevNet

Science and Development Network

David Dickson

Development Environment Risks

W.Carena

18

A multi-media learning tool for citizens awareness of agriculture management and risks

Université de Versailles saint Quentin en Yvelines, France

Dr. Jan-Marc Douguet

Development Environment Risks

A.Pfeiffer

23

The Egyptian National S&T Information Network (ENSTINET)

 

Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Nezar Samy,

 

 Dr. Hesham El Deep

Development Environment Risks

Miklos Kozlovszky

36

Fusion, energy for future generations

FOM-institute for Plasma Physics Rijnhuizen (EFDA), Nieuwegein, The Netherlands

Dr Mark Tiele Westra

Development Environment Risks

Atila Alves Neves

41

International Charter Space and Major Natural Disasters”

European Space Agency, Paris, France

Dr. Jean Charles Bigot

Development Environment Risks

Ian MacClellan, UNOPS

43

ENVISAT tracks Global Climate Change

European Space Agency, Paris, France

Dr. Jean Charles Bigot

Development Environment, Risks

Ian McClellan, UNOPS

44

Satellite for emergency medicine: DELTASS project“

Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales, Toulouse , France

Dr. Hubert Diez

Development Environment Risks

Oliver Senegas, UNOPS

45

The SPOT System: 3D animations and environmental assessment

Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES), Paris, France

Dr Gilbert Pauc

Development Environment Risks

Oliver Senegas, UNOPS

46

UNOSAT Satellite Imagery for all

UNOPS, Geneva Switzerland

Alain Retiere

Development Environment Risks

Alain Retiere

49

COMMON-Sense Net: Using Sensor Networks to Help Agriculture and Water Management in Developing Countries

EPFL, Lausanne,  Switzerland

Jacques Panchard

Development Environment Risks

Miklos Kozlovszky

Last edited: 07-Dec-03 .                                                                                                           
Francois Fluckiger