Centros de Investigación – Research Centers

Research Centers List

Research CentersWeb site
Center for Hydraulic and Hydrotechnical Research (CIHH)https://cihh.utp.ac.pa/
Experimental Engineering Center (CEI)https://cei.utp.ac.pa/
Center for Agro-Industrial Production and Research (CEPIA)https://cepia.utp.ac.pa/
Center for Research, Development and Innovation in Information and Communication Technologies (CIDITIC)https://ciditic.utp.ac.pa/
Center for Innovation and Technology Transfer (CITT)https://citt.utp.ac.pa/
Centre for Electrical, Mechanical and Industrial Research and Innovation (CINEMI)https://cinemi.utp.ac.pa/
Astronomical Observatory of Panama (OAP)http://oap.utp.ac.pa/

Opportunities available to carry out research internships in the different Research Centers and Groups owned by the Technological University of Panama.

Research Center
or Group / Researh Centers
Facultad / FacultyLínea de Investigación / Research LineNombre del Proyecto / Project TitleProbables fechas para pasantías / Probable Dates for Internships

mechanical engineeringBiotechnology, Energy and Environment, Engineering EducationProjects Design of a Cocoa Dryer for Cooperative Producers in the Region, Energy Poverty Project
DGIA-UAEelectrical engineeringEnergy Quality. power.Indicators of industrial electricity consumption.

Grupo de Inv. in Applied Geotechnics

Civil EngineeringEnergy and Environment, Infrastructure, Logistics and TransportMiscellaneous projects. Consult www.geotecnia.utp.ac.paAs of January 2022
CINEMImechanical engineeringEnergy and Environment, Natural Disaster Risk ManagementProject Days of Risk Management in Vulnerable Communities, Risk Management.August to November 2021.
CIHHScience and TechnologyAgribusiness, Optics and PhotonicsOptical inspection methods, Biospeckle.Dates for the next semester or summer, according to how COVID19 evolves
CINEMImechanical engineeringEnergy and EnvironmentENERGY SAVING AND EFFICIENCY
CIHHCivil EngineeringEnergy and EnvironmentLine of research: Microplastics for now between 1 and 5 mm in size, chemical determination by MIRS techniques, microscopy and fluorescence, Matrices: marine surface waters, river, sediments, sands and biota. At the moment we do not have a project of our own but three regional projects as co-researchers.The start dates depend on the overall pandemic situation however January 2022 may be an acceptable date.
CEPIAScience and TechnologyAgroindustry Lines or areas: Quality and safety of food and Development of new products.Use, processing and valorization of fruit and vegetable by-products through eco-sustainable techniques to enhance their health.Dates: from September 2021.

For more information, email us to relaciones.internacionales@utp.ac.pa