Universidade Estadual Paulista, Câmpus de Guaratinguetá, São Paulo, Brazil

Strategic Partner: University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Wisconsin, U.S.

Project Title: UWPLATT-UNESP Guaratinguetá International Exchange Student Initiative

The University of Wisconsin-Plateville and Universidade Estadual Paulista, Guaratinguetá will provide their engineering students with high impact learning opportunities in the context of innovative research projects related to renewable energy and bioenergy within an international, bi-lateral research program. The exchange in both directions will include courses and research activities, as well as field trips to companies, renewable energy facilities, and projects throughout Wisconsin and Brazil, all of which aim to develop students’ research skills and knowledge in these areas by allowing each participant to work alongside a research team member from the partnering institution and to produce a scientific publication.