• Process and System Analysis and Design

    • Process modelling and simulation.
    • Emphasis on heat, mass & momentum transfer and chemical processes.
    • Development and application of computational methods.

  • Energy Systems Management

    • Energy planning.
    • Integration of renewable energy into the energy system.
    • Hybrid power generation systems.
    • Policies and measures for rational energy management and savings in industrial, transport and buildings.
    • Energy demand forecasting.

  • Environmental Systems Management

    • Natural resources management.
    • Air pollution and protection.
    • Development of environmental performance assessment tools.

  • Water Resources Management

    • Eco-efficiency assessment of water value chains.
    • Water Supply in stressed areas.
    • Water demand management and forecasting.
    • Assessment of natural and engineered water treatment systems.

  • Decision Making – Information Technology

    • Design and development of decision support tools.
    • Multi-criteria decision making.
    • Participatory decision making.