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

Hot off the press: new article in small! Alignment under magnetic field of mixed iron oxide/silica colloidal mesoporous particles induced by shape anisotropy

A new paper entitled “Alignment under magnetic field of mixed Fe2O3/SiO2 colloidal mesoporous particles induced by shape anisotropy” (Jheng-Guang Li, Giulia Fornasieri, Anne Bleuzen, Martí Gich, Alexander Gloter, Frédéric Bouquet, Marianne Impéror-Clerc, DOI: 10.1002/smll.201602272) has been publised in small this last September Continue reading Hot off the press: new article in small! Alignment under magnetic field of mixed iron oxide/silica colloidal mesoporous particles induced by shape anisotropy

Hot off the press: accepted manuscript in Chem. Commun.

Today is the big day: second manuscript accepted! The manuscript “A silica-based magnetic platform decorated with mixed ligand gold nanoparticles: A recyclable catalyst for esterification reactions” (Elif Ertem, Nerea Murillo-Cremaes, Randy Patrick Carney, Anna Laromaine, Emma-Rose Janeček, Anna Roig* and Continue reading Hot off the press: accepted manuscript in Chem. Commun.

Congratulations to Anna May for the Extraordinary Ph.D. Award

We congratulate Anna May for obtaining the Extraordinary Ph.D Award (Premi Extraordinari de Doctorat) for her thesis entitled “Insights into nanomaterials: from surfactant systems to meso/macroporous materials and nanoparticles“, carried out at the Chemical Engineering Department of the Universitat de Continue reading Congratulations to Anna May for the Extraordinary Ph.D. Award

Hot off the press! New publication in Chem. Commun.

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Crystallization of hollow mesoporous silica nanoparticles Glenna L. Drisko, Adrian Carretero-Genevrier, Alexandre Perrot, Martí Gich, Jaume Gàzquez, Juan Rodriguez-Carvajal, Luc Favre, David Grosso, Cédric Boissière,  Clément Sanchez ChemComm, DOI: 10.1039/x0xx00000x                         Continue reading Hot off the press! New publication in Chem. Commun.

FRIDAY 14th, PhD DEFENSE of NEREA MURILLO

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Nerea Murillo-Cremaes will defend her PhD thesis entitled: MULTIFUNCTIONAL SILICA-BASED NANOPARTICLES FOR BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS The thesis has been supervised by Dr. Concha Domingo and Dr. Anna Roig. The thesis jury will be formed by Prof Daniel Ruiz-Molina, Institut Català de Nanociencia i Nanotecnologia, Continue reading FRIDAY 14th, PhD DEFENSE of NEREA MURILLO

Hot off the press: new article in Journal of Polymer Science

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A novel solventless coating method to graft low molecular weight polyethyleneimine on silica fine powders  Nerea Murillo-Cremaes, Pedro López-Aranguren, Lourdes F. Vega, Javier Saurina, Anna Roig*, Concepción Domingo*  Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry (2014), on-line July DOI:10.1002/pola.27297       Continue reading Hot off the press: new article in Journal of Polymer Science

First 2013 publication by Nerea Murillo-Cremaes et al.

The research on drug impregnation of different carriers using supercritical fluids and its in vitro release conducted by Nerea Murillo-Cremaes et al. has been published online in the first 2013 number of The Journal of Supercriticla Fluids as: “Nanostructured silica-based drug delivery Continue reading First 2013 publication by Nerea Murillo-Cremaes et al.