Apart from CIMNE’s headquarters, located in Barcelona, CIMNE has six other branches: four premises in Spain (Castelldefels, Lleida, Madrid and Terrassa) and two legal offices around the world (US and Latin America).
The worldwide presence of the research centre is also represented by the 32 Aulas CIMNE (Joint Labs with universities all around the world).
CIMNE-USA is an educational and scientific research organization, affiliated with the International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE).
The objective of CIMNE-USA is leading scientific research and development projects supported by government, foundations and industry sources.
The branch also carries out educational activities related to advanced numerical methods. It participates in national and international conferences and symposia and works jointly with Aulas CIMNE, in cooperation with US and international universities. CIMNE-USA also supports visiting scientists.
Dr. David Cranmer (on the left side photo), CIMNE US Acting Executive Director, is a senior scientist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and advisor of many US companies. Mr. Varadaraju (Raju) Gandikota (on the right side photo) is CIMNE USA Scientific Director.
CIMNE-Latin America (Santa Fe, Argentina)
CIMNE is represented in Latin America by the CIMNE Iberoamérica Foundation (CIMNE Iber).
CIMNE Iber is located at the city of Salta in Argentina. It was created in 2020 with strong support from the University of Salta and other local academic organizations in the region. It is also supported by the CIMNE Classroom in University of Salta.
The director of CIMNE Iber is Prof. Sergio Oller, a Full Research Professor at CIMNE for over 25 years.
CIMNE Iber aims to developing and disseminating research activities in the field of numerical methods in engineering in cooperation with CIMNE and other academic organizations. It has also a strong vocation for supporting industry in the development of innovative solutions.
CIMNE Iber will also play an important role in fostering and coordinating tha activities of the CIMNE Classroom Network in the Latin American region.
CIMNE offices in Terrassa (Barcelona, Spain) opened in 2001. The premises cover an area of 150m2 and house part of the department of Building Energy and Environment Group (BeeGroup). Director: J. Cipriano
CIMNE’s headquarters in the city of Castelldefels (Barcelona, Spain) were inaugurated on October 15th 2008. The facilities are located in the building CIMNE-C3 of the Mediterranean Technology Park of the UPC, and occupy 1,500m2 in a new building constructed in collaboration with the UPC. The premises are shared with the Technical School of Castelldefels. Director: J. Mora
Campus del Baix Llobregat UPC CIMNE Building C3 C/Esteve Terradas, 5 08860 Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain +34 93 413 41 86
CIMNE – Madrid
CIMNE – MADRID started its activities in September 2007 and in May 2008 CIMNE opened its premises located in the centre of the city (150m2). The main goal of CIMNE Madrid is to build a strong research team in Madrid and foster the links between CIMNE, the Central Government of Spain, the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) and partner companies and research centres based in Madrid. Director: F. Salazar
CIMNE’s premises in Lleida are located at the Eurotrading building, beside the Cappont Campus of the University of Lleida (UdL). The 130 m² office is surrounded with more than 30 companies from different sectors in the same building and the proximity to the University of Lleida gives CIMNE Lleida a strategic position. Director: J. Cipriano
Eurotrading Building Pere de Cabrera, 16, 2G 25002 Lleida Tel: +34 873 991 354 / +34 873 991 737
CIMNE’s main premises are located at the heart of the North Campus of Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech.
The offices are situated at the C1 Building, adjacent to the Civil Engineering School of UPC and occupy some 1,000 m2 of modern office facilities and state of the art equipment with last generation computers linked via a fast intranet and a multicore cluster for parallel computing.
This space, created in 1987, hosts around 90 CIMNE researchers and the main administration offices.
CIMNE-BARCELONA Campus Nord UPC, C1 Building C/ Gran Capità, S/N, 08034 Barcelona, Spain +34 93 401 74 95
In September 2014 CIMNE started the construction of a new building of some 2,000 m2 in the North Campus of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech.
The new B0 building, that also hosts the Flumen Institute, was completed by the end of 2015. Several CIMNE researchers moved to the new facilities during the first months of 2016. This new building is equipped with modern experimental facilities for model scale testing of river dynamic and hydraulic problems and it also provides work areas for researchers at the graduate level (master, doctoral and postdocs) and for senior researchers from CIMNE and UPC · BarcelonaTech.
CIMNE-B0 Campus Nord UPC, B0 Building C/ Gran Capità, S/N, 08034 Barcelona, Spain +34 93 401 09 50