Applied Energy (AE) Research Group is grounded in an interdisciplinary nature in areas correlated with energy utilization and its activity includes fundamental and applied research and an effective link with Society by means of collaborations with the industrial sector.

In a demanding but truly relevant and urgent area as energy, one of the aims of the AE Research Group is to add scientific, technical and applied value into Society at all levels, addressing the current industrial and societal challenges. Its role is perceived by the topics embraced by AE:

  • Heat transfer modelling and simulation
  • Experimental heat transfer
  • Energy utilization in industry and in buildings
  • Energy conservation
  • Nano fluids
  • Drying technology
  • Development of solid oxides for fuel cells
  • High-temperature electrochemistry
  • Solid state chemistry
  • Biofuels production and utilization