Department of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Construction

Areas of knowledge

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Construction

The Department has six areas of knowledge that group the academic staff that develop their own activities and educational initiatives. The six areas are arranged into four groups:

Groups of areas

Areas of construction engineering and of the mechanics of continuous environments and theory of structures

Elasticity and strength of materials. Theory of structures. Industrial Construction Engineering. Facilities.


Area of Engineering of the Manufacturing Processes

Manufacturing technology Integrated production.


Area of Mechanical Engineering

Fundamentals of mechanics. Theory of machines. Calculation and design of machines and mechanisms. Transport engineering.


Areas of Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Machines and Engines

Thermodynamics. Engines. Climatisation systems Fluid mechanics. Hydraulic machines. Energy.