UPM is one of the oldest and largest of the Spanish Technical Universities. UPM currently has more than 3000 faculty members, around 38.000 undergraduate students, and around 6.000 postgraduate students. UPM has a strong commitment to R&D and Innovation. The UPM has more than 200 Research Units and several Research Institutes and Technological Centre. The contribution of the university to knowledge creation through its scientific publications is also significant. The Centre for Biomedical Technology (CTB) was created by the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) to bring together outstanding groups of researchers and technologists, from a variety of biomedical and technological disciplines, in a stable environment of multidisciplinary research.