Hot from the press: Two more published papers!

We congratulate two N&N researchers for two new publications: Marti Gich for his third publication within a very short period of time and Anna Roig who is a co-author of one of the two recent publications. Both studies have been done together with other ICMAB researchers and Continue reading Hot from the press: Two more published papers!

Two Frontier Interdisciplinary Projects for the N&N group!

On the 19th of July of 2017, the second internal call of the Frontier Interdisciplinary Projects (FIP) within the FUNMAT Severo Ochoa program was resolved with very good news for the N&N group! Two researcher from the group, Anna Roig and Martí Gich, will participate in Continue reading Two Frontier Interdisciplinary Projects for the N&N group!

Welcome to Olatz in the NN Group, and farewell to Dani and Valentin

In this week’s Group Meeting we welcomed Olatz Arriaga, an undergraduate student from the Basque Country. Olatz is studying “Nanoscience and Nanotechnology” at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), and will do her Final Bachelor’s Project under the supervision of Anna Continue reading Welcome to Olatz in the NN Group, and farewell to Dani and Valentin

Heavy metals sensor platform developed during the COMMON SENSE project

A sensor platform to detect heavy metals has been developed within the COMMON SENSE project and presented during its final event, last Friday 27th January. The partners that participated in the development of this sensor platform are Dublin City University (DCU), DropSens, Continue reading Heavy metals sensor platform developed during the COMMON SENSE project

Final COMMON SENSE meeting and public event: Next generation sensors for ocean observation.

On Friday, January 27, there will be a public and free event to present the final results of the COMMON SENSE project on “Demonstration of next generation sensors for advanced real-time ocean observation“. This event will closure the COMMON SENSE project, in which the Continue reading Final COMMON SENSE meeting and public event: Next generation sensors for ocean observation.

We welcome Jan in the N&N group!

Jan Grzelak obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Nanostructure Engineering at the University of Warsaw (Poland). Then he started studying the Master program at the same university, also in Nanostructure Engineering. Now he is doing his second and last year of Master with Continue reading We welcome Jan in the N&N group!

Martí Gich and Adrián Carretero on a JoVE scientific video explaining how to prepare mesoporous epitaxial quartz films on silicon substrates

Martí Gich and Adrián Carretero-Genevrier publised a scientific video on the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE), a peer-reviewed scientific video journal, on December 21, 2015.  The video, entitled “Preparation of macroporous epitaxial quartz films on silicon by chemical solution deposition” (A Carretero-Genevrier, Continue reading Martí Gich and Adrián Carretero on a JoVE scientific video explaining how to prepare mesoporous epitaxial quartz films on silicon substrates

Follow-up meeting of the Engineering Bacterial Cellulose Nanocomposites (E-BCN) Project

Follow-up meeting after seven months of starting the E-BCN project (Engineering Bacterial Cellulose Nanocomposites). Two PhD students, Soledad Roig and Irene Anton, will be added to the project team. Soledad will work in structuring and patterning bacterial cellulose, and Irene in applying bacterial cellulose nanocomposites for skin regenaration.  Continue reading Follow-up meeting of the Engineering Bacterial Cellulose Nanocomposites (E-BCN) Project

We welcome the new Ph.D. Students into the N&N Group!

Today during the Group Meeting we welcomed the 5 new Ph.D. students that will start their Ph.D. thesis in the N&N Group! We hope you enjoy your stay with us! Ma Zheng: BSc. Electronic Information Science and Technology at Taishan Continue reading We welcome the new Ph.D. Students into the N&N Group!

Welcome to Dani Beltran in the N&N Group

We welcome Dani Beltran, who will stay with us until February 2017. Dani Beltran already did his Final Degree Project in our group (Synthesis and crystallization of SiO2-GeO2 gels), supervised by Martí Gich, while he was studying Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at UAB. Continue reading Welcome to Dani Beltran in the N&N Group