Research lines

Solar generation systems

Development of photovoltaic, thermal and hybrid innovative systems
Numerical simulation of thermal collectors (CFD) and photovoltaic collectors (SPICE)
Experimental characterization of thermal and photovoltaic systems
Building integration of solar thermal and photovoltaic collectors
Photovoltaic green-roofs

Solar concentration

Development of optical elements to increase the conversion efficiency
Development of optical systems to facilitate the building integration of solar systems
Numerical and experimental characterization of optical elements

Energy efficiency

Analysis and building energy refurbishment
Energy optimization and parametric analysis based on statistical algorithms
Development and application of stochastic inverse models for optimizing solar hybrid systems
Service models for energy savings in buildings based on ICTs and low cost measures