Centre for Advanced Technologies in Mechanics
Centre Avançat de Tecnologies Mecàniques
Centro Avanzado de Tecnologías Mecánicas

The Centre for Advanced Technologies in Mechanics is a research centre located at ESEIAAT of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya BarcelonaTech.

CATMech is born as an association of the former research groups LABSON, LEAM and LITEM. It is organized with Fluids Division, Vibration and Acoustic Division and Materials and Structures Division.

We are a staff of 18 doctors and 4 technicians. We have three equiped laboratories with 1500 m2 for all kind of tests.

knowledge is the lever

providing technological solutions for all type of industries

our commitment

green solutions

climate change, sustainability. To look for solutions that respect the planet

testing to improve

real experimental facilities. To test for learning at any scale, at any range


IoT, industry 4.0.
To foster solutions for the challenges of tomorrow

numbers from last 10 years in short

138 R+D projects

9 patents & 3 spinoffs

168 papers

33 PhD thesis