si-Cluster Academic Member

The Laboratory of Technology and Strength of Materials (LTSM-UPAT) is part of the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering with the task of education and research in the area of engineering materials and structures, by focusing in aeronautical applications. Since the early 90's LTSM-UPAT has accumulated significant expertise and established an international reputation through the participation in numerous (more than 90) European competitive research programs in the fields of materials, structural analysis and technology development, by focusing mainly in aeronautical applications. LTSM-UPAT participates in active research by collaborations with the main European Aeronautical Industry leaders and research Establishments like Airbus and EADS. LTSM-UPAT affords modern infrastructures and equipment, know-how and human resources, allowing to conduct basic and applied research in the field of its expertise.

LTSM-UPAT is also founding member of the European Aeronautics Science Network Association, the Association of the European Academia active in Aeronautics research. Last but not least, LTSM-UPAT holds an accreditation from the Hellenic Accreditation System (ESYD) according to EN ISO/IEC 17025.