fct Faculdade de
Ciências e Tecnologia
da Universidade Nova de lisboa


Research and Development Unit for Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Education and Research Service

Energy Technologies



What it is


It is an interdisciplinary field dedicated to energy resources and processes of conversion, transfer or storage of energy. Topics include: combustion, biomass gasification, pollutants formation, heat transfer, energy efficiency.


Services provided:




-       Numerical simulation of reactive flows;

-       Experimental investigation of the internal aerodynamics of combustion chambers;

-       Simulations with in-house code of thermo­chemical conversion routes of fuel particles (coal, biomass,…).

-       Numerical simulations of unsteady heat transfer through walls;

-       Energy and exergy analyses of thermo-dynamic cycles;


Training & Consultancy

-       Courses at M.Sc. and Ph.D. level.

-       Short courses for the Industry.



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