Technologies related to the production, storage, transport, transmission and conversion of energy, whether from fossil fuels or renewable energy sources; energy-saving technologies.
Analysis of the impact of electric vehicles on electricity networks. Definition of specifications for charging points. Design and development of chargers, V2G / V2H systems and batteries
Advanced maintenance strategies. Improvement of energy efficiency. Improvement of management and power quality.
Control of wind turbines and floating wind turbines at sea.
Integration of photovoltaic systems in low voltage networks. Design and simulation of photovoltaic panels.
Development of solar thermal collectors using transparent insulating materials. Research thermal storage in concentrated solar plants.
Design of small power generation systems. Management and control systems. Smart energy storage.
Optimization of the use of energy and energy supply. High voltage power transport systems.
Storage of heat by thermal fluid and using phase change materials. Development of heat exchangers.
Assessment of hydroelectric power generation units by means of the dynamic behavior of water. Studies of fluid-structure interaction problems, simulationg the vibration of real turbines.
Evaluation of the energy strategy of products and processes. Minimize pollutant emissions and negative environmental impact caused.
Development of materials for extreme conditions. Materials for fuel cell technology.
Technologies for preventing or treating air, water and soil pollution; technologies related to the recycling, management and recovery of waste; sustainability technologies.
Aquatic and terrestrial ecotoxicological control.
Control of noise emissions and measurement of environmental noise. Assessment of the acoustic impact of infraestructures.
Development of meteorological and hydrological models based on the study of the water cycle. Flood alarm systems.
Implementation of automatic water management. Measurement and quality control. Purification system design. Water reuse and recycling.
Oceanographic instrumentation. Monitoring of species. Construction and installation of cabled and autonomous underwater observatories.
Manufacturing Health Textiles Aeronautics Automotion Infrastructures
CIT UPC's Technological capabilities