Introduction

ITAP (Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies) is a university research institute of the University of Valladolid with more than 32 academic members from several areas of knowledge. Most of them belong to the School of Industrial Engineering, although there are members from the Faculty of Medicine and other centers. There are also external members from some companies (mainly researchers at Cartif Foundation and practitioners at Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valladolid that collaborate with ITAP.
All of them work togethers in engineering projects, combining teaching work with research and technology transfer.

The ITAP institute has spaces for the administrative secretariat of the institute, which is located in the headquarters of the Paseo del Cauce of the School of Industrial Engineering. It also has the laboratories that provide the main research groups that make up it (Fluids Laboratory, Thermotechnics, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Networks, Structures and Robotics)