Month: May 2017

Xavier Obradors: “Research is a future investment, not an expense”

Last night, on May 24, Xavier Obradors received the Ambassador Award from the Regió 7 daily journal. Neus Munté, Minister of Presidency and government spokesperson, delivered the award.  The awards ceremony took place in the Auditorium Plana de l’Om in

Congratulations Juan Carlos !

The PhD Student Juan Carlos Gonzalez-Rosillo has defended his PhD thesis:   Title: Volume resistive switching in metallic perovskite oxides driven by the metal-insulator transition   Date:  Friday 19th May Time: 11:30 am Place: Auditorium of the Centre de Recerca Matematica (CRM) at the

Xavier Obradors honored with the Ambassador Regió 7 Award

Xavier Obradors has been honored with the Ambassador Regió 7 Award, granted by the daily newspaper Regió 7. The Regió 7 Awards, this year in their eighteenth edition, recognize people and organizations who have excelled in different fields related to

15th-16th May: 6M FASTGRID meeting in KIT (Karlsruhe, Germany)

The 6M consortium meeting of FASTGRID has been taken place on the 15th-16th of May in Karlsruhe (Germany) hosted by the KIT (Karlruhe Insititute of Technology). Participants have discussed scientific activities such as Advanced and emerging REBCO Tapes, Long legth REBCO tapes for demostration and

Welcome to Mateusz!

Hello, I’m Mateusz [Ma-te-oosh], a former PhD student at the MULFOX group at ICMAB. After graduation I have joined the SUMAN group and now I work on ferroelectric solar cells under the scientific supervision of dr. Mariona Coll

The superconducting materials on betevé television, with Teresa Puig

The TV program Verd Primera, from betevé, has emitted on May 8th, a short video report on superconducting materials. Teresa Puig explains that these materials have a great potential in terms of energy efficiency. To know how the superconducting materials