News from Department of Energy Technology


On September 9, 2015 PhD student Jorge Varela Barreras participated at The Falling Walls Lab in Madrid, an international platform for young researchers and innovators. He was selected from among more than 100 candidates worldwide as one of only 8 finalists for his talk entitled: "Breaking the Walls of Ecological Vehicles".

The Falling Walls Lab is a challenging, inspiring and interdisciplinary format for young bright minds. It offers the opportunity to excellent young academics and professionals to present their outstanding ideas, research projects and initiatives.

Each participant is asked to present his/her work in 3 minutes. All disciplines are welcome: from agriculture, medicine, economics, engineering to the humanities. A prestigious jury from science and business awards the best participants.