Helianto is a sustainable mobility project that cuts across several departments and scientific areas of IST (Instituto Superior Técnico) including the Departments of Mechanic, Physics and Electrical Engineering. It is composed by a group of undergraduate and graduate students who are dedicated to the research, design, and operation of technologies for electric vehicles.
The mission of Helianto is to:
- Demonstrate and research electric vehicle technologies;
- create technologic solutions with great potential for industrialization;
- Provide project-based educational opportunities for IST students;
- Increase public awareness of electric and other advanced vehicle technologies.
Check Project Helianto Documentation in Portuguese HERE!