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Group excursion 2019

We enjoyed a visit to Montsoriu Castle and then a well deserved lunch.

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Optimized nanowire array-shaped ITO electrodes

Tuning the deposition parameters for optimizing the faradaic and non-faradaic electrochemical performance of nanowire array-shaped ITO electrodes prepared by electron beam evaporation R. Pruna, M. López, F. Teixidor, Nanoscale 2019, 11, 276-284.

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A novel metallacarborane based potentiometric microsensor

A novel potentiometric microsensor for real-time detection of Irgarol using the ion-pair complex [Irgarol-H]+[Co(C2B9H11)2] A. Saini, J. Gallardo-Gonzalez, A. Baraket, I. Fuentes, C. Viñas, N. Zine, J. Bausells, F. Teixidor, A. Errachid, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 2018, 268, 164-169.

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All inorganic coordination polymers

All inorganic coordination polymers have been made possible with the m-carboranylphosphinate ligand E. Oleshkevich, I. Romero, F. Teixidor, C. Viñas, Dalton Trans. 2018, 47, 14785-14798.

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Metallacarboranes on the Road to Anticancer Therapies

Frontispiece: Metallacarboranes on the Road to Anticancer Therapies: Cellular Uptake, DNA Interaction, and Biological Evaluation of Cobaltabisdicarbollide [COSAN]− I. Fuentes, T. García-Mendiola, S. Sato, M. Pita, H. Nakamura, E. Lorenzo, F. Teixidor, F. Marques, C. Viñas, Chem. Eur. J. 2018, … Continue reading

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Photoluminescence in m-carborane-anthracene triads

Photoluminescence in m-carborane–anthracene triads: a combined experimental and computational study M. Chaari, Z. Kelemen, J. G. Planas, F. Teixidor, D. Choquesillo-Lazarte, A. Ben Salah, C. Viñas, R. Núñez, Journal of Materials Chemistry C 2018, 6, 11336-11347.

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New Photoluminescent Carborane-BODIPY Materials

Carborane‐BODIPY Dyads: New Photoluminescent Materials through an Efficient Heck Coupling C. Bellomo, M. Chaari, J. Cabrera-González, M. Blangetti, C. Lombardi, A. Deagostino, C. Viñas, N. Gaztelumendi, C. Nogués, R. Nuñez, C. Prandi, Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 15622-15630.

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Justo Cabrera got Special PhD Prize!!!

Justo Enrique Cabrera González, Special Prize for the PhD thesis for the year of study 2015-2016. Dr. Justo Cabrera-González has been awarded the “Outstanding Award for the PhD in Chemistry” from the UAB. Congratullations Justo!!!

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Arpita Saha 3rd Prize at the UAB Doctoral Meeting 2018!!!

Arpita Saha was awarded the 3rd prize for the best oral presentations at the UAB Doctoral Meeting 2018. She gave a fascinating talk entitled: “BIoMimetic Inspired Core-Canopy Quantum Dots:IONS Trapped in voids induce Kinetic fluorescence switching“

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Our Adv. Mater. 2018 in the News

Such as Transformers, the living robotic beings that have the ability to change their bodies at will, rearranging their parts from a humanoid robotic mode into an alternate form, generally a car, truck or a weapon; scientists have now developed … Continue reading

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