Research Activities

The Red Lab activities are addressed to universities, research institutes, schools and industry R&D departments. In order to carry out the research activities, Serco will provide the appropriate IT infrastructure and processing capabilities, based the ONDA -DIAS,Serco's Satellite Data platform. 

Activities include a variety of options:

Curricular Internships

The Curricular Internships are grants for university students to obtain their first or second level master degree, and are performed in cooperation with the university.

The typical duration is 3-6 months for first level Master degrees and 9-12 months for second level Master degrees.


The Internships are grants for post-master graduates and young scientists. The aim is to carry out research activity within the ReD-Lab, although they can be also implemented in cooperation with research institutes or industry R&D departments.
The typical duration is 6 months.


Agreements, Cooperation and Contracts

These activities aim to establish partnerships with expert support laboratories, universities and research centres in specific areas of research, paving the way for business collaborations or leading to commercial contracts in support of service operations.



A variety of educational activities are envisaged that include active participation in events for the general public and projects to be carried out in cooperation with high schools and universities.