Target groups/end users

This Actions targets: (i) the nanotribology scientific community itself. The Action will have a significant impact on the individual members and teams, in terms of their research profile and scientific production quality. (ii) Related broader scientific communities including solid-state physics, chemistry, engineering, and material science, whose overlap will increase as a result of this Action. (iii) The future generation of scientists, and women scientists in particular. (iv) European industry. Several companies were involved and have expressed their support for this initiative. (v) The general public, through a specific dissemination effort. In addition, over a longer time scale, society as a whole will benefit of the faster technological advances promoted by better science through networking.