The IIAMA is a research institute of the Polytechnic University of Valencia specialized in the hydrological cycle of water and the environment, located in the Polytechnic City of Innovation


The IIAMA develops its lines of research to provide added value and sustainable solutions to the challenges of the water and environment sector.

Technological Offer

The IIAMA has a clear vocation aimed at technology transfer and collaboration with companies and administrations


The IIAMA promotes specialized teaching and technical advice on all topics related to water and the environment.

During the last 5 years:

Articles in scientific journals


Presentations at scientific conferences


Doctoral theses


Competitive research projects


Research and development agreements with government and companies


Striving for excellence in Water and Environmental Engineering

The research portfolio of IIAMA is broad and multidisciplinary. It integrates advances in fundamental research with significant contributions to environmental topics of high socio-economic impact.

Main areas of work

Wastewater and Solid Waste Treatment

Nature-based solutions

Analysis of aquatic ecosystems

Soil biogeochemistry

Hydraulics and hydrology

Groundwater quality modeling

Efficient irrigation water management

Integrated watershed management

Planning, management, and mitigation of droughts and floods. Climate change

Microbiome analysis in drinking and wastewater

Control and optimization of water distribution networks

Remote sensing

We are looking for talent

If you want to pursue a research career in one of the leading centers in water and the environment, send us your CV and letter of motivation to our email to: info@iiama.upv.es

Contact us

Phone: 96 387 98 20

E-mail: info@iiama.upv.es

Polytechnic City of Innovation, Building 8G
Access D, 5th Floor
Camino de Vera S/N - Postal Code: 46022
Valencia - Spain

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