The group has been developing research projects since 2000, which have stood out for their excellent production, the development of several versions, their final scope and recall, winning awards worldwide and uniting different careers for their creation.
These creations by researchers from the Department of Product Design Engineering also contribute to consolidating and strengthening intellectual property protection processes at EAFIT.
Thanks to collaboration with the National School of Engineers in Metz (ENIM), France, since 2012, EAFIT has been participating in an international joint project of collaborative virtual design. Among the results, a motor factory and an agricultural production farm stand out.
Solar vehicle to competition (EPM - EAFIT)
These projects have been among the group's most recognized for their national engineering award in 2014 and their worldwide competitions in Belgium.
This project has been realized as a prototype of the last sustainable modular residential building capable of hosting a small Colombi
Ceiba Solar was created as a SOLARE prototype. The charging station is located outside the Auditorium Fundadores in the Univerity EAFIT.