Universidade de São Paulo (USP, Brazil)

The  University of São Paulo, USP, is the major institution of higher learning and research in Brazil, responsible for educating numerous Brazilian Masters and Ph.Ds. The Escola Politécnica (Engineering School) was founded in 1893, and it was incorporated into the USP in 1934. It is currently an engineering national reference and considered the most comprehensive College of engineering in Latin America. The School is organized into 15 departments, responsible for teaching and research activities, and extension services to the community. 17 courses are offered at the undergraduate level, grouped into four major areas of Engineering: Civil, Electric, Mechanical, and Chemical. For graduation, it offers ten Master of Science and nine PhD programmes and professional master's programmes. From 1970 to 2006, about 7,000 titles were granted which makes the School as one of the largest centers in the country and the highest graduate programme in engineering.
The  PEQ-EPUSP – Graduate Program in Chemical Engineering of the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo – has been training teachers, researchers, and professionals for more than forty-five years. The excellence of the program is recognized by the CAPES (Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education- Personnel Foundation), which has assigned a score 7 to the program (the maximum).


Ardson dos Santos Vianna Jr.
Ardson dos Santos Vianna Jr.ER - Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
Luiz Kulay
Luiz KulayER - Dr.
Department of Chemical Engineering
SusWater is a project funded by the European Union under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) – Research and Innovation Staff Exchange
Call: H2020-MSCA-RISE-2020
Project number: 101007578