Process engineering design combining energy efficiency of processes with minimization of atmospheric pollutant emission, hydraulic spills and waste.

Detecting and monitoring forest fires

New methods and technologies for detecting, locating, monitoring, and measuring automatically forest fires, including cameras, fixed and mobile sensors and wireless networks.

UAV application for environmental preservation

Use of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) to protect the environment, including monitoring the flora and fauna.

Sensor networks and integrated systems

Use of sensor wireless networks, fixed cameras, airborne sensors and satellite images to monitor the environment.

Leak detection

Automatic systems for inspecting generation, transport and building systems using infrared and visual cameras. Use of robots to detect leaks.

Detection of isolation losses

Technologies based on infrared cameras and thermographs to detect and localize losses in thermal isolation. Use of unmanned vehicles.