Innovation and research in areas related to hydrocarbons, minerals and derivatives.
Instituto Geofísico Militar
Design research projects related to Earth Sciences. A first project will determine the displacement of the Earth’s surface after the earthquake on April 16 to detect which areas in Manabí are the safest for rebuilding the province.
The agreement establishes the possibility of working towards specific agreements that will allow sharing of expertise, data and efforts to build research projects related to earth sciences.
In addition, academic programs will be created, of professional practice for the engineering careers of the University.
Another project they will execute is the installation of a geodetic station, an accurate precision GPS at Yachay Tech.
Universidad Técnica del Norte
Organize and manage educational activities to impart and share knowledge through: courses, conferences, seminars and workshops in areas of institutional interest; research; Exchange of publications and scientific and technical information; Training, specialization and improvement of human talent; Investment in areas of entrepreneurship of technological development; Implementation of graduate programs; Cultural activities, meetings between students and language programs.
Charles Darwin Foundation
To promote education and research in favor of biodiversity conservation, Galapagos geological research and the creation of joint Ph.D. programs.
Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral ESPOL
Identify areas and themes of research and technological development; Organization of courses, conferences, seminars and workshops; Study, development and implementation of research projects; Exchange of information relating to courses, conferences, seminars and other activities of a technological-academic nature; Exchange of publications and scientific and technical information; Mobility of students, professors and researchers; Training, specialization and improvement of human talent; Provision of professional and institutional services, implementation of graduate programs; Cultural activities, student meetings and language programs; Studies and actions in projects of investment in entrepreneurial activities of technological development at a national, local and institutional level.
Work on answering questions related to climate change, El Niño, the effects of the earthquake of last April and how Ecuador’s climate was before, how it is now and how it will be in the future. Answering these questions is critical to the country in terms of prevention and preparedness for climate change.
Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety, and Energy Technology
To promote and expand international development and collaboration in scientific projects between Fraunhofer UMSICHT and Yachay Tech professionals. Both parties wish to strengthen relations and interconnections between Ecuador and Germany in the area of scientific research, innovation and technology transfer, promoting projects and actions together to promote training and dissemination of scientific knowledge.
Freie Universität Berlin
Develop activities related to student and faculty exchange, scientific cooperation, organization of events, international conferences and symposia, creation of graduate programs and development of new technologies.
Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
Research and development of the biodiversity of Ecuador.
Universidad de Málaga
Exchange of professors, researchers and administrative personnel.
Exchange of undergraduate and graduate students.
Joint research, teaching or training projects.
Caution and/or joint supervision of doctoral theses.
Establishment of joint curricula.
Exchange of publications, academic materials and other information.
Joint cultural projects, organization of colloquiums, seminars and international seminars.
Promote any other collaboration of mutual interest.
Create laboratories and research projects in the area of hydrocarbons, petroleum and related. Research will be done at the Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) and Yachay Tech Geomechanics laboratories, which will be designed to analyze the physical and chemical properties of oil and water, as well as the screening of chemicals and the mechanical properties of rock formations, in collaboration with Schlumberger field operations.
Promote activities in areas of hydrocarbons, petroleum and related.