Polytechnic School

Chairs

Polytechnic

Lluís Santaló Chair of Applied Mathematics

The main objectives of the Lluís Santaló Chair of Applied Mathematics are:

  • Contributing to the establishment of ties between theoretical research in the area of the Mathematics and their applications in various scientific and technical areas.
  • Contributing to the diffusion and education among the general public of these ties between the world of mathematics and its daily application and social implications.
  • Raising awareness of the great teacher Lluís A. Santaló and facilitating the academic community's access to his extensive work in the area of research as well as in scientific education.
  • Contributing to reflection on the specific problems that this discipline entails at all levels of education, especially for university students.
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Lluís Santaló Chair of Applied Mathematics 
Director:
Dr David Juher

Chair of Occupational Health and Safety

The objective of the Chair of Occupational Safety and Health is to promote university-wide activities for knowledge and information exchange with other institutions in the field of occupational health and safety.

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Chair of Occupational Health and Safety

Director:
Dr Núria Mancebo

Girona Smart City Chair

The Girona Smart City Chair promotes the study, research and dissemination of the Smart City concept focusing on small and medium sized cities, such as Girona, through the organisation of activities related to research, technology transfer, debate and diffusion to increase the presence of the University of Girona and its Institute of Informatics and Applications to make the city of Girona and its Governing institutions world leaders in the area of small and medium sized Smart Cities.

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Girona Smart City Chair 
Director:
Dr Joaquim Meléndez

Manel Xifra Boada Chair in research and innovation in technology of the transformation of flexible containers

The Manel Xifra Boada Chair will be the meeting point between the Comexi Group and its nearest academic and research environment, the University of Girona and the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya-BarcelonaTech, and has to become an essential node in the network that should allow the Catalan flexible container sector to attain a position of technological leadership worldwide.

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Director:
Dr Marc Carreras

Narcís Fages De Romà Chair of Viticulture and Oenology

The Narcís Fages De Romà Chair of Viticulture and Oenology created by the University of Girona together with the Town Council of Figueres and the DO Regulatory Board of Empordà includes two different but closely linked disciplines: viticulture, which encompasses everything from basic ampelography to modern vine cultivation techniques, and oenology as a set of scientific and technical knowledge involved in the entire wine making process.