The Centre for Mechanical Engineering, Materials and Processes - CEMMPRE (Research Unit nº 285 of the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology) aims to develop interdisciplinary research in the areas of Mechanical and Materials Engineering and other related areas. Its main objectives are to promote innovation, facilitating the dissemination of scientific and technological knowledge in close collaboration with the business and social network and supporting the creation of start-ups, to contribute to advanced training, and to collaborate on strategies for regional and international development.
A. Mechanical and Intelligent Manufacturing
A1. Mechanical behaviour and Design methodologies
A2. Damage analysis
A5. Inverse analysis
A6. Industrial robotics
A8. Human mobility
A9. Production management.
B. Materials and Processes
B1. Nanomaterials (3D and 2D)
B5. Tailor-made materials design
B6. Surface engineering
B7. Environmental and Health implications (Sensors, Biosensors, Corrosion, Tribology, Bioelectrochemistry)
B9. Sustainable manufacturing processes (Additive and replicative manufacturing, PVD, Joining, Welding, Adhesives)
B10. Metal forming