1. Five teams of UPC students have entered their vehicles in Formula Student 2018 this summer

    The arrival of summer marks the start of the international university competition Formula Student, in which the UPC student teams Dynamics UPC, e-Tech Racing, ETSEIB Motorsport, UPC ecoRacing and Vilanova Formula Team are participating. The five UPC...
  2. A European project led by the UPC involves citizens in the control of air quality

    The UPC is leading the H2020 CAPTOR project, through which a network of low-cost sensors has been installed to measure tropospheric ozone (a contaminant that mainly affects rural areas) in private homes of volunteers from Spain, Italy and Austria....
  3. Margaret Hamilton, the UPC’s next honorary doctor

    The UPC will award an honorary doctorate to the American Margaret Hamilton, a pioneer in the use of the term “software engineering” during NASA’s first Apollo missions 50 years ago. The proposal, approved by the UPC’s Governing Council, was made by...
  4. The UPC launches a new app for grape producers

    The Agricultural Machinery Unit of the UPC has just released DOSAVIÑA, an application for grape producers. It is a tool that allows the optimal volume rate for pesticide spray application and the amount of pesticide in trellis vines to be determined.
  5. Mission: space. Young researchers from all over the world gather at the UPC with top experts in the sector

    Sixty young researchers from all over the world will receive training from some 30 experts from academia, industry and space agencies within the framework of the Young Professionals in Space programme, which took place from 17 to 21 July at the...
  6. Barcelona hosts the International Conference on Atomic Physics (ICAP) with the presence of 6 Nobel laureates in physics

    From July 22-27, the Palau de Congressos of Barcelona will host the most important conference in atomic physics, which will count on the presence of 6 Nobel laureates and physicists from all over the world. In parallel to the main conference, two...
  7. Five young Marie Curie researchers will join the UPC with European funding

    Four new UPC projects were selected in the latest Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) call for Innovative Training Networks, and will allow five young researchers to be contracted for a period of three years. The aims of these projects are to...

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