UAM has 60 865 students, seven faculties, 45 graduated studies,147 postgraduated studies, 35 doctorate schools. Founded on 1968 has two Campuses: Excelencia UAM-CSIC and  Medicina in Madrid city UAM Campus is national reference scientific pole  for research on:  Material science, nanosciencie, nanotechnology,  Biomedicine and biotechnology. UAM´s participation in STRIKE is through Prof. Daniel Jaque (team leader of nanoBIG group).

Advanced Material and Nanotecnology PhD program

Nanobig group ( is dedicated to the application of luminescent nanomaterials as novel solutions for current problems in biomedicine.  Prof. Daniel Jaque (since 2021 vicedean on scientific policies). Expert on condensed matter physics applied to biomedical applicaitions: imaging, and treatment.