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Call for Funding of Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2009

Mechanical Engineering - Mechanics of Fluids and Energy

    Painel de Avaliação da área de Engenharia Mecânica - 2009
  • Alain Bernard
  • César Dopazo
  • Fabio Gori
  • Peter Hagedorn
  • Gerard Lallement
  • John Morton
  • Andre Preumont

SURWET_COOLS: The effects of surface wettability and roughness on microchannel evaporative heat transfer - application to cooling systems. Antonio Luis Nobre Moreira, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €95,000.


Design and experimental testing of a power take-off system for the ANACONDA wave energy conversion device. Antonio Carlos Mendes, Universidade da Beira Interior (UBI). €114,000.


Investigation into an Improved Ejector for Variable Operating Conditions. Szabolcs Varga, INEGI - Instituto de Ciência e Inovação em Engenharia Mecânica e Engenharia Industrial (INEGI/UP). €95,000.


TURBELAST - Turbulence modelling for viscoelastic fluids: RANS and LES approaches. Fernando Manuel Coutinho Tavares de Pinho, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FE/UP). €114,000.


Experimental and Numerical Investigation on Exhaust After Treatment Systems for Automotive Vehicles. Mário Costa, Instituto de Engenharia Mecânica (IDMEC). €38,000.


IProExt - Integrated system for the automatic design of profile extrusion production tools. João Miguel Amorim Novais da Costa Nóbrega, Universidade do Minho (UM). €81,000.


EXTENSION - Extensional flow of complex fluids in microfluidic devices. Manuel António Moreira Alves, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FE/UP). €123,900.


EXTREME - Prediction of Extreme Forest Fire Behaviour. Domingos Xavier Viegas, Associação para o Desenvolvimento da Aerodinâmica Industrial (ADAI). €138,000.