Management of Science & Technology and internationalization, with a view to expand and consolidate excellence and internationalization of thematic lines 1, 2, 4 and 5; Insightful knowledge of the major international funding programmes and available financial instruments.

Science Communication and Outreach Activities of the thematic lines 1,2,4 and 5, in collaboration with researchers; ability to develop innovative science communication strategies and skills.

Theoretic and experimental research for developing new materials and components to be processed by advanced manufacturing technologies.

Research on the simulation of physical and cyber-physical systems, including the mechanical characteristics of the materials and their structural performance.

Theoretic and experimental research on sensorial systems, manipulation and management of data, interfaces for the collaborative interaction and visualization.

Research on antifriction and antifouling functionalities by the deposition of coatings for interacting with the energy saving and allowing the decarbonization and achievement of greener environment.

Risk analysis and study of the predictive maintenance of equipment for advanced technologies related with failures induced by fracture, fatigue, corrosion and wear.

Planning and management of complex systems, characterized by a strong interaction among finantial, human, organizational and technological variables, for the √°reas of production and quality control, product design and production systems.