5 teaching and research departments
Atmospheric Sciences & Environmental Engineering
â€˘ Characterisation of pollutants, their sources and their impacts
â€˘ Atmospheric reactivity: kinetics and mechanisms
â€˘ Treatment of air and gas effluents
Civil and Environmental Engineering
â€˘ Design of new hybrid concretes with a reduced environmental impact.
â€˘ Use of by-products in building materials.
â€˘ Achieving sustainability, particularly that of concrete.
â€˘ Redevelopment of polluted sites; integrated approach.
Polymers and Composites Technology & Mechanical Engineering
â€˘ Processing of polymers and polymer composites with tailored properties
â€˘ Mechanics and reliability of organic, metallic or hybrid structural parts
Computer Systems and Automation
â€˘ Engineering and re-engineering based on software components designed for distributed and/or embedded systems.
â€˘ Agents, learning and adaptation
â€˘ Modelling and monitoring of development systems.
This also includes a Resources, Engineering and Development Centre
â€˘ Convective thermal transfers.
â€˘ Combustion modelling and optimisation in industrial centres.
â€˘ Wind erosion of granular matter.