Profile & expertise

ALTER TECHNOLOGY TÜV NORD is a quality driven company providing procurement, engineering and test services for E.E.E. (Electrical, Electronic and Electromechanical) components and electronic systems, within the space and harsh environment markets, where failure is not an option. ALTER TECHNOLOGY TÜV NORD works in many markets including, but not limited to, Aerospace, Security, Transport, Emergency Services, Health & Safety and Automotive. You can find more information of our services at

Role in the Project

In VIZTA, ALTER TECHNOLOGY will take a central role as coordinator of the exploitation and dissemination activities (WP1) and will analyze VIZTA outcomes standards and regulation compliance as identified as a limiting factor to reach the targeted impacts. Its main task at WP1 will be to lead the exploitation plan development through an Exploitation Manager, who is required to coordinate and monitor all project partners exploitation results to assure its final normative compliance.



Pawel Adamiec, physicist at ALTER TECHNOLOGY TÜV NORD within the Optoelectronics department. Pawel received Ph.D. degree in physics from Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland, in 2006. From 2000 to 2012 he was working at the High-Pressure Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; Ferdinand-Braun-Institut für Höchstfrequenztechnik, Berlin, Germany; University of Technology in Madrid, Spain. At that time, he was investigating the properties of the semiconductor lasers or other optoelectronic devices and he was also responsible for the design and development of semiconductor lasers. In 2014 he joined ALTER TECHNOLOGY, where he is engaged in the analysis and studies of new photonic technologies for the aerospace sector. He was awarded Intra-European Marie-Curie Fellowship in 2009 and Torres Quevedo Fellowship in 2015. He is an author or co-author of more than 60 peer-reviewed journal papers and conference contributions.

Pawel Adamiec

Samuel García Lorente, Functional Safety Engineer at ALTER TECHNOLOGY TÜV NORD within the Equipment & Certification division. Samuel is an aeronautical engineer from the Technical University of Madrid and is responsible of all the Functional Safety tasks at ALTER TECHNOLOGY. He has solid experience in reliability and safety analysis due to his more than three years working on these topics in the aeronautical industry, specifically with turbofan engine components. He is currently collaborating in other national projects as AIRWATCH and DREAM (RPAS sector) and developing the internal procedures related to Functional Safety analysis, as well as the commercial activities to promote functional safety concern for products in different sectors.

Samuel García Lorente

Demetrio Lopez Molina, Head of Technology and Business Development division at ALTER TECHNOLOGY TÜV NORD. Demetrio obtained his MSc in Telecommunication Engineer at the Technical University of Madrid. During more than 30 years, he has accumulated a wide experience in management of research and innovation projects being responsible of most R&D projects of ALTER TECHNOLOGY in the frame of European Space Agency and European Commission as well of direct manager of the Photonic & New Technologies division. Since January 2019, Demetrio has taken a new responsibility in the company as leader of the Technology and Business Development department and hence is focused to expand capabilities far beyond classical space market. As leader of most of the R&D projects in his company, he is pretty much convinced of team business as well of cooperation with research partners enterprises to expand technological capabilities and to ensure competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Demetrio Lopez Molina