Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Instituto de energía solar

40 years leading PV solar energy


The Instituto de Energía Solar of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (IES-UPM) was established by Ministerial Order on 16th February 1979 (BOE nº 99 25 April, page 9399) with a Semiconductors Laboratory located at the ETSI Telecommunicación as its base, constituted without a specific legal structure in 1969, and confirmed as a University Institute by Royal Decree nº RD 846/1993 on 28 May (BOE nº 144 17 June, page 18679).


Prof. Carlos del Cañizo is the Director of IES-UPM, which currently comprises five R&D groups.


Research Group

Prof. Gabriel Sala


Dr. Luis Narvarte


Dr. Álvaro Gutierrez


Prof. Antonio Martí


Prof. Carlos Algora














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