Doctoral program in Mechanical Sciences is a multidisciplinary program covering some areas: Energy, Materials and Mechanical Design. Research carried out is of fundamental character, numerical and experimental with purpose to respond the development needs of our country and of the world: power generation, development of new materials, machinery design and environment conservation. The program is focused on form a solid group of researchers with capacity of understand, formulate and solve the actual society problems.


General Information

  • • Name: Doctoral program in Mechanical Sciences

  • • Academic Degree: Doctor (PhD) in Mechanical Sciences

  • • Program Type: semi-structured

  • • Academic Units:
    • - Department of Mechanical Engineering
      - Department of Materials


    Research lines

  • o Analysis and design of power systems
  • o Modeling, Simulation and optimization of physics thermic process
  • o Mechanical and mechatronics systems design
  • o Combustion, control and emission mitigation technologies
  • o Formulation, characterization and application of advanced materials
  • o Materials processing
  • o Development of nano materials and nano transport technics
  • o Compose and nano-structured Materials