Welcome to east

The European Academy of Surface Technology (east) is a non-profit organisation which represents an International Platform for Science and Technology and an Interface between Research and Application in all areas of Surface Technology.


 

The overall objective of east is the Europe-wide promotion of science, research, training and education in the fields of surface technology and related areas. The basis for the accomplishment of these tasks is the European Board of east, where nearly each European State is represented by leading specialists in surface technology. For realisation of projects of an European dimension in the area of education, further training and research, east closely co-operates with the institutions of the European Commission.

east news

New General Secretary of EAST

New General Secretary of EAST

General Secretary of EAST, Dr. Manfred Baumgärtner is retiring after 21 years at the position. New General Secretary of EAST is Dr. Andreas Richter, with main affiliation at FEM in Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany. Dr. Baumgärtners valuable contribution was…

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Workshop on European funding tools

Workshop on European funding tools

On 22 September, the national representatives of European board of the European Academy of Surface Technology (EAST) including guests had a workshop focusing on funding tools supporting European networking and, research and education cooperation in…

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Dr. Gabriele Panzeri prize winner 2022

Dr. Gabriele Panzeri prize winner 2022 @east

The Schwäbisch Gmünd Prize for Young Scientists 2022 was awarded to Dr. Gabriele Panzeri from Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering "Giulio Natta", Politecnico di Milano, Italy.

Dr. Gabriele Panzeri received the prize from the…

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9 - 10 June 2022

east Forum 2022

Since 1990, every year east forum promote in a two‐day international conference surface finishing and engineering by scientific and personals contacts of science and engineering from industry and academia. In this way, east forum predominates the activities of east in order to contribute to integration, understanding and friendship between European people and individuals.

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The Schwäbisch Gmünd

Prize for Young Scientists

The Schwäbisch Gmünd Prize for Young Scientists is given in the name of the town of Schwäbisch Gmünd, where east has had its headquarter since its foundation in 1989. The town of Schwäbisch Gmünd has always been a strong support for east and has a long tradition of craftsmanship of precious metals. The Schwäbisch Gmünd Prize for Young Scientists was given for the first time 2017, but is going to be awarded every year to promising young scientist.

The mission of the European Academy of Surface Technology (east) is to promote Europe-wide science, research, training and education in the field of surface technology and related areas in order to contribute to the integration, understanding and friendship between European people and individuals.

The Schwäbisch Gmünd

Scientific Exchange Grant

The grant is given in the name of the town Schwäbisch Gmünd, where east has had its headquarter since its foundation in 1989. The town of Schwäbisch Gmünd has always been a strong support for east and has a long tradition of craftsmanship of precious metals. The Schwäbisch Gmünd Scientific Exchange Grant is established in celebration of the 30 years anniversary of east and is given for the first time 2020/2021.

east literature

Electrochemical Methods of Nanostructure Preparation

European Board member Dr. László Péter has recently finalized an impressive book on Electrochemical Methods of Nanostructure Preparation

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Guidelines for setting the useful range of Pulse Plating parameters

8th European Pulse Plating Seminar, 2 March 2018, Vienna, Austria

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Global Competitiveness of European Surface Technology

Whitepaper Global Competitivness of European Surface Technology

east whitepaper 2020

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east members

Dr. habil. Wolfgang Hansal
Prof. Dr. Per Moller
Dr. Lars Pleth Nielsen
Prof. Dr. Mari Lundström
Richard Arnold
Prof. Dr. Andreas Bund
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Paatsch
Dr. Andreas Zielonka
Prof. Dr. Sudipta Roy
Prof. Dr. Evangelia A. Pavlatou
Prof. Dr. Imre Bakonyi
Dr. László Péter
Prof. Dr. Luca Magagnin
Dr. Maria Lekka
Dr. David Culliton
Prof. Dr. Piotr R. Zabinski
Dr. Liana J. Anicai
Prof. Dr. Nevenka Elezovic
Dr. Eva García Lecina
Prof. Dr. Eva Pellicer
Prof. Dr. Peter Leisner
Prof. Dr. Caterina Zanella
Prof. Dr. Salvador Pané i Vidal
Dr. Jean-Claude Puippe
Prof. Dr. Mustafa Ürgen

contact

european academy of surface technology (east)

Katharinenstrasse 17
D-73525 Schwäbisch Gmünd

phone: +49 (0)7171 1006 402
fax: +49 (0)7171 1006 900

email: info(at)east-site.net
web: www.east-site.net