Adélio Mendes


Professor Adélio Mendes is the project coordinator and leader of the UPORTO FEUP team.

Adélio Mendes is full professor at FEUP and researcher at LEPABE, where he leads the Energy, Processes and Products area. His publications include over 350 scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals. He is the inventor or co-inventor of more than 25 patents and he is the author of one book. Prof. Mendes has a widely experience on European projects; he was the coordinator of project GOTSolar (FET OPEN no: 687008), project BI-DSC (Advanced research grant by ERC), BeingEnergy (303476) and SpecSep (G5RD-CT-2002-00863) and partner in several other projects. Prof. Mendes coordinates a large research team with research interests mainly in redox flow batteries and solar redox flow cells, photoelectrochemical water splitting, perovskite solar cells (PSC), dye sensitized solar cells (DSSC), PEMFC, membrane and adsorbent-based gas separations, phenomenological modeling and simulation of chemical engineering processes.

The 112CO2 Project

Coordinator address

Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto
Departamento de Engenharia Química
Rua do Dr. Roberto Frias, s/n
4200-465 Porto,



Funded by the Horizon 2020

Framework Programme of

the European Union

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 952219. The information and views set out in this report are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the European Union. Neither the European Union institutions and bodies nor any person acting on their behalf may be held responsible for the use which may be made of the information contained herein.