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Institute for Research in Technology

IIT is a research center of ICAI School of Engineering, which belongs to the Comillas Pontifical University, Madrid, Spain.

Its main objective is to promote research and post-graduate studies in different technological fields, by means of developing research projects of interest for the Industry and Administration.

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Latest News

  • Adela Conchado, Research Assistant at IIT, winner of one of the annual grants from the German Marshall Fund of the United States. More information…
  • On Monday November 18th Ernest Moniz was grantend with Honoris Causa Doctorate by Comillas University of Madrid, Spain. Professor Moniz was named United States Secretary of Energy by President Barack Obama on May 2013. Formerly he was Director of the Laboratory for Energy and the Environment at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and played a very important role in pushing for the program of collaboration between Comillas and MIT named COMITES. Under the umbrella of COMITES the IIT is developing research projects in cooperation with MIT (getting financial support mostly from US companies and agencies), ICAI professor are regularly teaching courses at MIT, and there is an active exchange of PhD students between MIT and IIT with several thesis being co-supervised by MIT and IIT professors.
  • Antonio Fernández-Cardador member of the technical-scientific committee for railways systems of Ministerio de Fomento. More information...

Recent Publications

  • Carvajal, W., Cucala, A.P., Fernández-Cardador, A.
    Optimal design of energy-efficient ATO CBTC driving for metro lines based on NSGA-II with fuzzy parameters,
    Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence.
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 1.625 (2012) - CIRC: EX Accepted for publication.
  • Saiz, E., Lobato, E., Egido, I., Gómez-Sánchez, C.
    Voltage control assessment of wind energy harvesting networks,
    IET Renewable Power Generation.
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 1.718 (2012) - CIRC: EX Accepted for publication.
  • Falvo, M.C., Sbordone, D., Fernández-Cardador, A., Cucala, A.P., Pecharromán, R.R., López López, A.J.
    Energy savings in metro-transit systems: a comparison between an Italian and a Spanish real line,
    Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit.
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 0.573 (2012) - CIRC: A Accepted for publication.
  • Izadkhast, S., García-González, P., Frías, P.
    An aggregate model of plug-in electric vehicles for primary frequency control,
    IEEE Transactions on Power Systems.
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 2.921 (2012) - CIRC: EX Accepted for publication.
  • Rodríguez Monter, A., Bueno, E.J., García-Cerrada, A., Rodríguez, F.J., Sánchez, F.M.
    Detailed analysis of the implementation of frequency-adaptive resonant and repetitive current controllers for grid-connected converters,
    Electric Power Systems Research. 116231-242, (Nov/2014)
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 1.694 (2012) - CIRC: A
  • Rodriguez, A., Frías, P., Reneses, J., Cossent, R., Mateo, C.
    Optimal investment in smart MV/LV substations to improve continuity of supply,
    International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems. 62410-418, (Nov/2014)
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 3.432 (2012) - CIRC: EX
  • Boal, J., Sánchez, A., Arranz, A.
    Topological simultaneous localization and mapping: A survey,
    Robotica. 32 (5), 803-821, (Aug/2014)
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 0.880 (2012) - CIRC: A
  • Alvar, M., Torsello, A., Sánchez, A., Armingol Moreno, J.M.
    Abnormal behavior detection using dominant sets,
    Machine Vision and Applications. 25 (5), 1351-1368, (Jul/2014)
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 1.103 (2012) - CIRC: A
  • del Río González, P. , Linares, P.
    Back to the future? Rethinking auctions for renewable electricity support,
    Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. 3542-56, (Jul/2014)
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 5.627 (2012) - CIRC: EX
  • Lumbreras, S., Ramos, A., Sánchez, P.
    Automatic selection of candidate investments for transmission expansion planning,
    International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems. 59130-140, (Jul/2014)
    show more JCR   JCR impact factor 3.432 (2012) - CIRC: EX



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