STAR Technology
23, July 2014


Coordinator: National Institute for Aerospace Research “Elie Carafoli” – I.N.C.A.S. Bucharest


  • Institue of Space Science (ISS)
  • SS
  • National Research and Development Institute for Gas Turbines COMOTI
  • IMP
  • National Institute of Materials Physics (IFTM)
  • National Institute for Laser, Plasma and Radiation Physics (INFLPR)
  • The Institute of Atomic Physics (IFA_
  • Advanced Studies and Research Center (ASRC)
  • BITNET – Research Center on Sensors & Systems

Period: 2012 – 2014

Project director: Nae Catalin

Project team:

Description: The project goal is to deliver the following key programmatic documents for future national development and integration in ESA projects:

  • Common Vision on Space Technologies for ESA integration;
  • Technology Roadmap towards ESA industrial partnerships; 
  • Business Case Models for ESA activities based on efficient return of investment;
  • National Space Technology Steering Group initiation, technology policy implementation and support for participation in ESA technology board activities.

Project objectives: –


  • WP0 – Project Management
  • WP1 – Common Vision – ESA Technologies
  • WP2 – Identification of capabilities – ESA Technologies
  • WP3 – Technology Roadmap
  • WP4 – Business Case Models – ESA Technologies
  • WP5 – Support Actions for ESA Integration

Contributions to the STAR programme objectives: