The Transport Phenomena research team (FeT) belongs to the Dept. of Chemical Engineering (DEQ), School of Chemical Engineering, and to the Computer Engineering and Mathematics Dept. (DEIM), School of Engineering at the Univ. Rovira i Virgili (URV), Tarragona, Catalunya, Spain. FeT was created in 1978, it was accredited as a consolidated research group by the Catalan Government in 1994, and is ranked among the top three research groups at URV.
The interdisciplinary research currently carried out at FeT by 8 professors and researchers of chemical engineering, chemistry, mathematics and computer sciences, is linked to the doctoral programme in Chemical and Process Engineering. This programme is international and taught in English, has an enrolment that gradually approaches the target of 100 graduate students from all over the world, and has been accredited as a quality program by the Spanish government, with a ranking at the top 2% among Spanish doctoral programs in all disciplines.