The University Institute of Microgravity "Ignacio Da Riva" of the Polytechnic University of Madrid (IDR/UPM), as a research and teaching center of the highest scientific and technical level, develops technological I+D+i activities in the following areas::

  • Aerodynamic
    • Theoretical
    • Experimental
    • Numeric
  • Aerospace technology
    • Spatial thermal control
    • Spatial structures
    • Determination and control of attitude
  • Development of micro satellites
  • Fluids in microgravity

Our officies

The University Institute of Microgravity "Ignacio Da Riva" is part of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. We have one site at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Aeronáutica y del Espacio, within the Moncloa campus, and another at the Montegacedo campus.

Campus Moncloa / Montegacedo

📍 Plaza Cardenal Cisneros, 3 28040 Madrid, España

📍 Calle de los Ciruelos S/N, 28223 Pozuelo, España



📞+34 9106 76072

📞+34 9106 76073