Hi everyone! My name is Brittany and I'm interning here at Nanomol Technologies this summer. This fall I will be entering in my third year at the University of Alabama. I'm very excited to be here for the summer and getting to meet everybody!
Hi everyone! My name is Eduardo Pérez. I'm from Palencia (Spain). I have studied Chemical Engineering and a Master in Biomedical Research in the University of Valladolid, and I came to the ICMAB to do my PhD about Dynamic Hydrogels for their applications in Immunotherapy for Cancer under de supervision of Imma Ratera and Judith Guash. I would like to enjoy with you this new experience, working togheter and spending good times with you.
My name is Sara Battista and I'm a PhD student at University of L'Aquila. I did my bachelor's degree in chemistry at University of Rome "La Sapienza" and my master's degree in Chemical Science (organic chemistry) at University of L'Aquila. I'm working on liposomes used to develop a sensor for dosing biomarker enzymes and to vehiculate natural substances with farmacological activity. Now I'm doing a period of three months at ICMAB with the Nanomol group to investigate our formulations using a different methodology to increase stability and selectivity of systems.
In my freetime I like to ski, sing and walk with my dog.
Hello everyone! My name is Valentin Natarov. I am master student (Chemistry) of Faculty of Chemistry of Belarusian State University (Minsk, Belarus). From the end December 2016 to the end of February 2017 I’ll be having a 2 month internship in the group of Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites (N&N). My work will be devoted to synthesis and characterization of bismuth oxide / iron oxide / silica nanocomposites for biomedical applications. I also like traveling and listen to jazz music. See you in ICMAB!
Hey! I'm Adriana Kyvik, I just finished my 5-years degree in Trondheim (Norway) in Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology and will now start working at Nanomol, which I look forward to! I enjoy sports, cooking, dancing trraveling and learning languages among others things.
Hey! My name is Afroditi, I'm a physics student from Greece. From May till August I will be doing my Erasmus traineeship at ICMAB in the Laser Processing Group. I enjoy reading, watching movies and tv series but I usually prefer spending my free time with my friends. I hope that I will have a great experience here. I am looking forward to meeting all of you :)
Agustin Lopez Pedroso
Hi! I'm Agustin, and I'm a PhD student from Buenos Aires, Argentina. This is my first time in Barcelona. I’m going to be here for one month and I will learn how to characterize ferroelectric thin films with the group of Josep Fontcuberta. In my free time I like playing videogames, reading a lot of books and spending time with my girlfriend and my friends.
Hi, My name is Agustín Mihi, I just joined ICMAB to investigate photonic architectures in emerging optoelectronic devices (solar cells, sensors, etc.) in collaboration with the group of Nanopto. Since I read my thesis in 2008 at the University of Sevilla, I have been to the University of Illinois, ICFO, the URV and finally here! I enjoy travelling, going to the movies, reading,...
Hi, I'm Albert and I'm a chemist from Barcelona. I got my bachelor's degree in Chemistry in Barcelona (UB) and then I got my PhD in 2013 (ICMAB-UAB) under the supervision of Dr. Rosario Núñez. After spending more than 4 years and a half abroad, first as a Research Fellow at Queen's University Belfast and then as a Research Scientist at Green Lizard Technologies (Belfast, UK), I'm back to ICMAB to start a collaborative project with Dr. Rosario Núñez and Dr. Gerard Tobias to synthesise boron-enriched carbon nanomaterials as Theranostic Agents for biomedical imaging and BNCT. I like to watch movies and series, hanging out with my friends, playing videogames, travelling and practising sports, especially squash. See you around!
Albert Harillo Baños
Hi! My name is Albert, I'm from Barcelona, but I live in Sant Cugat del Vallés. I did a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering (UAB), and right now I'm studying a master in Advanced Nanotechnology and Nanoscience. I'll be doing my final thesis about organic photovoltaics with FOREMAT group in ICMAB.
In my free time I like to go out with friends, play videogames and LARP (live action role-playing).
See you around!!!
Hi everyone! My name is Albert Martínez and I am a fourth year Biotechnology student from Girona. I have joined NANOMOL in order to get experience and work on my final project. My hobbies include live music, cinema, sports and traveling.
Aleix Carbonell Leal
Hi! My name is Aleix and I come from Girona, i'm an engineer. I'm in the third year of electronic engineering, in the UdG. I'm here doing interships and I really want to start. My job here will be help in a project of an ALD reactor(Atomic layer deposition), i'm very excited!
When i have free time, i like to watch series, go out with friends and practice sports, like football. Football is my favourite sport.
I'm sure that i will meet very good people here, see you!
Alejandro R. Pérez Pérez
My name is Alejandro and I'm a Physics and Mathematics bachelor student in Paris at the UPMC. I'm in NANOMOL group during this summer under the supervision of Dra. Nora Ventosa.
It's my first internship in a laboratory like this, so I'm quite excited about it! My role here will be to create a mathematical model and a physical interpretation of some ITC experiments related to quatsomes. It sounds great!
See you at ICMAB! ;)
I'm Alexis Prel and I come from Paris where I just completed my bachelor degree in physics.
I am joining the ICMAB for an internship from the beginning of June to the end of July.
Trough the summer I will be under supervision of Dr Mariano Campoy to experiment on organic solar cells fabrication, which I´m very excited about!
Alfonso del Rey
I am Alfonso del Rey and I will be working in the Tech Transfer Unit, helping researchers in taking their technologies to the market. I have a molecular biology PhD and experience in the private sector. Before coming to ICMAB I was working as Technology Transfer Officer in a catalan research institute. As I use to work indoors, sitting in front of a computer or having meetings, in my spare time I try to get outdoors as much as possible enjoying my family
I'm Alvaro from Argentine. I obtained my degree in Chemistry (2008) from Río Cuarto National University and my Ph. D. in Chemistry (2013). Now I have a postdoctoral fellowship from CONICET for working in INQUIMAE-University of Buenos Aires. My research interests are focus on the Oxygen Reduction Reaction and development new technologies and methods to understand the chemical of lithium-air batteries. I´ll be working in the ICMAB for 5 months (short postdoctoral stay). I can´t play guitar but I liked the picture!
I am Amanda from Fuenmayor (La Rioja, Spain). I am a graduate in Biotechnology from Univeristat Autònoma de Barcelona. This year I have started a master’s degree in Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology also in this university. I will be here doing my master thesis thanks to Severo Ochoa fellowship. I am glad to enter the Group of Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites under the supervision of Dr. Anna Laromaine. I will be focused on the effects of cellulose on C. elegans. About me… I like traveling, outdoor sports (especially rolling skate and bicycle) and spending time with friends and family. I’m looking forward to meeting you!
Ana Begoña Buades Martín
My name is Ana Begoña Buades Martín, I from Mallorca. I got my degree in Chemistry from Universitat de les Illes Balears, my master in pharmacy from Universidad de Granada and now I am starting my PhD in the ICMAB. I am working in Inorganic Materials and Catalysis research group with Professor Francesc Teixidor.
Anna May Masnou
Hi everyone! My name is Anna, and I hold a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Technology from the Universitat de Barcelona. My thesis focused on silica mesoporous materials and nanoparticles. I have entered the ICMAB to perform a postdoc at the Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites group, with Dr. Anna Roig. The idea is to work with bacterial cellulose and nanoparticles, to optimize the synthesis and nanostructure of novel composite materials, and to study some specific applications, such as photocatalysis or batteries. I'm really looking forward to it, and to share my next few years with the people at the ICMAB. Apart from science, I love to dance the lindy hop and travel around the globe!
Antonio Marcos Helgueira de Andrade (Teco)
Hello! My name is Antonio Marcos Helgueira de Andrade (Teco). I’m from Brazil and I’m Professor at UFRGS (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul). I’ll stay at ICMAB for 1 year as Post-Doctoral Researcher in the Laboratory of Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures. I’m here with financial support by CAPES, Brazil. Beyond Physics, I love to race with my bike and I like to cook for my friends.
My name is Tony and I am a PhD student visiting from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland. My research focuses around carboranyl ligands and I am here to extend my knowledge in the Texidor/Viñas group. When I am not allowed in the lab, I like to eat, bake, game and train.
Ariadna Soro Álvarez
My name is Ariadna Soro and I’m currently studying a double degree in Physics and Mathematics at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Here at ICMAB, I’ll be working on my final degree project with the help of the Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures research group. Besides from studying, I also enjoy dancing, skiing and playing the guitar.
Hi everyone! I'm Arnau and I'm an student from Maçanet de la Selva, near Girona. I'll be working at the ICMAB joining a project on crystallography tutored by Anna Crespi and Carlos Frontera, which I'm really enjoying. I love music and spend my time playing the piano and meeting my friends. Next year I'll start a degree on Human Biology and I couldn't be more excited about it!
My name is Bernat and I'm from Terrassa, near Barcelona. I'm on my last year of Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, in the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB).
I'm currently working in a project involving lithium-oxygen batteries with carbon electrodes based on natural materials, under the supervision of Dr. Dino Tonti here at ICMAB; a very valuable experience which will form part of the final project for my degree.
My hobbies include mountaineering, reading, playing the guitar, and playing sports in general. I look forward to working with you!
Hi! My name is Candy Fu. I come from Wuhan, China. At this moment , I felt lucky and excited to commence my Phd study at ICMAB, a tremendously developed platform. I've joined in the group of Superconducting Materials and Nanostructure at Large Scale under the supervision of Narcis Mestres. I am fond of dancing, running, and travelling.
Good Morning everyone!
My name is Carles Llavina and I've joined Nanomol group for a few months. I'll be working in different kinds of projects related to particulated materials.
I like to practices sports, play the guitar and have fun with my friends while trying to fix the world. I hope that I'll have an awesome stay and I'm excited to meet you all.
Like we say in Spain "The very best is about to come".
See you around!
My name is Carlos Pintado, I'm a Spanish student and I've just finished my A level studies. This year I'm going to start the Biology degree at UAB.
During my last course I did a research project for high school at analitical chemistry department (UAB) and I won an award: spend one or two weeks in a research group. That's the reason I'm in NANOMOL group during this summer under supervising of their members. I'm learing and watching their current job with nanomaterials and I found it fascinating!
I hope see you around!
I'm Cristiano, I've got my master degree in Supramolecular chemistry in Italy at the University of Pavia. I've joined the ICMAB on July as a scholarship holder. Right now I'm working in the Superconducting Materials and Nanostructures at Large scale Group. My work deals with polymer assisted deposition of magnetic oxide films.
see you around then!!!
I am Daichi, from Kyoto, Japan. I am majoring in physical chemistry in my college. During my internship, I will study about the measurement of thermoelectric IR microsensors. And I have played football for more than ten years, so I want to play it here!
Daniel Jiménez Isabal
Hello! I'm Daniel from Bacelona. I'm at ICMAB to learn how to make efficient solar cells as a part of a scientific program called Youth and Science. During this month I will be using materials such as oxide perovskites, which have interesting properties.
Daniel Riba López
Hi! I'm Daniel from Lleida. I've got my bachelor in Chemistry and my Master's degree in Organic Chemistry at UB . Currently I'm doing a PhD on Organic Chemistry at the ICMAB-UAB. I'll be doing my doctorate thesis under the supervision of Núria Aliaga in the Functional Molecular and Nanoestructured Inorganic Materials group. In my free time I like to go out with friends, play football and basketball and play videogames.
my name is Deyaa, I am an Egyptian PhD student working on optimizing bacterial cellulose to produce some composites which can serve as efficient electronic components with the NN group,
See you around.
Hello, I am Duan Wenchao, from Shandong University. Now I have joined the group of nanoparticles and nanocomposites to do my PhD work on sensor.
Eduardo Gabriel Pérez Pérez
Hi!, my name is Eduardo, i joined ICMAB to investigate coupling of organometallic tin compounds with carboranes in collaboration with Dra. Rosario Nuñez. I'm from México and I'm currently studying the third semester master.
Hello, I am Ellina Kesselman, a PhD in Biochemistry. I came from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, where I work as a Microscopy Research Engineer, using Cryo- Electron Microscopy and other microscopy techniques (Atomic Force Microscopy, Light Microscopy) for supra-molecular structures imaging and investigation. I will spend 3 weeks in the laboratory of Prof. Nora Ventosa, in the Nanomol group, to learn the technology of the new GLA nanoformulation to implement it in our lab for the research purposes in the frame of the Smart-4-Fabry project. I am fond of reading, art, music, as well as of outdoor activities: travelling, hiking, snorkeling, skiing.
Eulàlia Pujades Otero
My name is Eulàlia and I'm from Rubí (Barcelona). I got my BSc in Chemistry and my MSc in Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Research at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. I'm going to stay at ICMAB as a PhD student during the following 3 years, in the Solid State Chemistry group under the supervision of Prof. Nieves Casañ-Pastor and Dr. Dino Tonti working in the "electrochemistry, electroactive materials - synthesis, doping, energy storage and bio" research line.
In my spare time I love travelling abroad, listening to music and playing it (I play the piano and the flute since I was a child) and I also love resolving puzzles and enigmas (I'm an "escape room" addict!!! You can ask me for more information about this kind of games :P).
I'm really looking forward to meet you all and share good moments and experiences!!! I'll see you soon in ICMAB :)
Hola!! I am Ezhil from India. I am doing my PhD at Universitat de Barcelona, but i will be continuing my research here in ICMAB with Dr. Arancha Gonzalez in the group of Functional nanomaterials and surfaces.
I'm joining ICMAB (as a RyC scientist) to work within the multifunctional oxides group. My work experience and interests are magnetism and spintronics in mesoscopic systems. Currently, I seek new types of information processing inspired on how the brain works; I consider that exploiting complexity of magnetic and electric signals at the nanoscale is an alternative approach to device miniaturization. I believe there is life outside the lab and we, scientists, must connect our work with society. By the way, my name is Ferran Macià and I look forward to meeting and collaborating with you.
I am Flavia Tan. I come from the south of China. I will stay here for 4 years to gain my Ph.D degree. I am very happy to join in this team.Now I am a Ph.D student of Molecular and Supramolecular Materials group under the supervision of Jose Giner Planas. I like swimming, riding bicycle, traveling. And I enjoy cooking for my friends. See you around!
Flonja Liko Pinto
Hello. I´m Flonja. I´m from Albania. I am currently working in the Nanomol group, under the supervision of José Vidal Gancedo. Before coming to ICMAB, I completed a double PhD degree in Nanomedicine and Pharmaceutical Innovation from the Center for Research in Biological Chemistry and Molecular Materials (CiQUS) in the University of Santiago de Compostela and in Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology from the Unit of Biomimetic Micro and Nanomedicines (MINT/ INSERM U1066 ) in the University of Angers. I hold a Msc in Radiopharmacy from the University of Hacettepe and I'm a Pharmacy graduate from the University of Ankara. See you soon.
Fouad El Bahja Montferrer
Hi everyone! I'm Fouad El Bahja, from Barcelona. I'm finishing the degrees of Physics and Nanotecnology, and doing in the ICMAB the final degree project for the last one in the biomolecular dynamics simulations field. I love reading, mostly historic or phyolosophycal books, or having a nice afternoon with friends
My name is Francesca Leonardi and I’ve joined the NANOMOL group as postdoctoral researcher under the supervision of Dr. M. Mas Torrent.
The topic of my fellowship focuses on the development of organic transistors operated in liquid environment.
See you around!
My name is Francesco, I am from Roma where I got both my Bachelor and Master in Materials Science. I am now doing my PhD in the group of Esther Barrena and my work will be dealing with the nano-scale morphology and structure of organic thin films for photovoltaics.
Happy to join you at ICMAB!
Gabriela Avila Morales
my name is Gabriela Avila and I'm a biotechnologist engineer from Costa Rica. Right now I'm doing my master in Biochemistry, Molecular biology and Biomedicine in the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) .
For my master thesis i'll be working at the ICMAB, with the Nanomol group in developing Dynamic supramolecular hydrogels for cancer immunotherapies.
I am really excited to start working with them and I hope to have the chance to learn a lot during these nine months I'm staying here.
When I'm not in the lab I love doing outdoor activities, traveling, reading, hanging out with my friends, dancing and playing football.
My name is Gemma and I am from Barcelona. I have a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Management from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.
I am the administrative accountant at spin-off OXOLUTIA and I will work with Albert Calleja on financial and organizational matters.
My name is Gerrit and I’m a master’s student of toxicology from Düsseldorf, Germany. In 2016 I got my bachelor’s degree in pharmaceutical chemistry in Cologne. I am glad to enter the Group of Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites for an internship of six months under the supervision of Dr. Anna Laromaine. My topic will be the investigation of the effects of cellulose on the nematode C. elegans and vice versa. I’m looking forward to meeting you.
Hello, I'm Guifré Parera, and I'm finishing the degree in nanoscience and nanotechnology. I will be in the Molecular and Supramolecular Materials' group until June. See you around!
My name is Guilherme Sotelo and I was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I work at Fluminense Federal University (UFF) as Assistant Professor since 2009. I work with large scale applications of superconductors, more specifically in the electrical power applications using coated conductors. I have the degree of Doctor in Science in Electrical Engineering from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (2007). At ICMAB I have joined the Group of Superconducting Materials & Large Scale Nanostructured, to stay here in my Sabbatical year under the supervision of Dr. Xavier Granados.
Hi everyone! My name is Hailin Wang. I'm from China. I have a master degree in Inorganic Chemistry, and I come to ICMAB to do my PhD about functional oxide thin films under the supervision of Dr. Narcis Mestres and Dr. Benjamin Martinez.
In my spare time, I like reading, travelling and bicycling.
Hi, I am Halyna from Ukraine. I am right now in my last year of PhD in Paris, and coming here for a two-months visit. Before PhD, I studied in double-degree master on materials science in France/Germany. Here In ICMAB I am planning to grow thin films of ferroelectric perovskite oxides (BaTiO3 solid solutions), and to study their photovoltaic properties, making the comparison to ceramic samples of these materials.
I like travelling (both city tourism and hiking in nature), discovering ethnic dance, art etc., interested in history, pagan and oriental religions, and practices like yoga.
Helena Elizondo Nieva
My name is Helena, and I am an undergrad student from the UAB. I'm studying the double major of physics and chemistry, and I'm in my last year so I'm going to do my end-of-degree project here at ICMAB. I hope to learn a lot about materials and its characteristics, as well as learning how to work in a research lab.
Hello! My name is İpek EFE and I am from Turkey. I have recently graduated from Materials Science and Nano Engineering in Sabanci University, Istanbul. Between June- August I will be doing my Erasmus+ internship at ICMAB, Nanostructered Materials Department (NANOPTENER). I like spending my free time with friends, by travelling, doing outdoor activities or visiting art galleries/museums. I am looking forward to meet everyone :-)
Text: Hi everyone, I am Jinghai Li and I am from China.I used to majer in Organic Light emitting-diodes and I will be working at the ICMAB in Molecular Nanoscience and Organic Materials, specially in OFET. I like to spend my time in nature, sports and computer games.
José Manuel Domeque
My name is Jose Muñoz. Recently, I have finished my PhD in the Sensors and Biosensors group at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). I am glad to come back to ICMAB five years later, this time as a post-doctoral researcher in the NANOMOL group under the supervision of Dr. Marta Mas and Dr. Núria Crivillers. My research is focused on the tunability of different platforms with nanostructured carbon materials for the development of multi-analyte electrochemical pollutant sensors.
Josep Esteve Guasch
Hello! I'm Josep and I am from Parets del Vallès. I'm a chemistry student in UAB and this is my last year as undergraduate. I will be doing my final degree project here in the ICMAB under the supervision of Arancha Gonzalez. I will be here until the end of June. I like playing saxophone and reading.
Josep Maria Batllori
Hello everybody! My name is Josep Maria. I am currently studying the degree of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. I am sharing a flat with other students in Cerdanyola del Vallès during the course but I am actually living in a small village called Vilajuïga, near Figueres. I love listening to music, playing paddel and watching films, as well. I will spend the whole summer at the SUMAN department of ICMAB experimenting with superconductors. See you soon!
Juan Luis García Pomar
Judit Morlà Folch
My name is Judit and I am from Tarragona, living nowadays in Sabadell. I am joining to the Nanomol Group as a Tecniospring Postdoctoral researcher. I got my Bachelor’s Degree in Biotechnology and the Nanoscience Master at University Rovira i Virgili of Tarragona. On 2017 I obtained the PhD in Nanoscience, Materials and Chemical Engineering, working on the analysis of nucleic acids using nanoparticles, during that period I was 6 month at Nanyang Technological University of Singapore. From March 2017 I have been working as Innovation Manager at Beauty Cluster Barcelona. I like science dissemination, I've been collaborating with schools and participating in monolgue contests. I love travelling, reading and I like to enjoy my free time with friends.
My name is Jukka and I come from Oulu, Finland. I am joining to SUMAN-team as a design engineer. My main task here will be LabVIEW-programming.
I like sports, movies and traveling.
I look forward following years here at ICMAB and Barcelona :)
See you around at ICMAB!
Karen Lizzette Velásquez Méndez
My name is Karen Lizzette Velásquez Méndez. I have a BSc in Chemistry from the National University of Colombia. Now, I'm a student of the Oficial Master in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biomedicine in the UAB.
In the ICMAB, I'm working in the Solid State Chemistry Research Group in the proyect "Synthesis and electronic properties of perovskite type oxynitrides" led by Dra. Amparo Fuertes. I like to meet new places and read in my free time.
After my PhD in Physical Chemistry in Zurich I spent several years at the University of Cagliari in Sardinia. I came to ICMAB in October 2017 and I work in the field of computational condensed matter. Besides science I like to spend my time in nature running, climbing, hiking, sailing...
Laia Pascua Solé
I’m Laia and I’m from Barcelona. I’m currently studying a degree in Physics at the UB. From July until September I will be doing an internship in the ICMAB analysing ferroelectric materials. I really like to learn new things, especially languages. It’s a good way to discover different cultures. I love to travel every time I can.
My name is Laura and I am from Italy (as well as from all the places I have been travelling to so far). At Icmab, I will be working on topics related to new materials and devices for photovoltaic applications. Out of Icmab, I keep being obsessed with green energy-related matters!
My name is Laura and I am from Galicia. I have studied Chemistry at the University of Santiago de Compostela and a Master of Analytical Chemistry at the University of Barcelona. I am at the ICMAB to do my PhD under the supervision of Dr. Núria Aliaga and Dr. Concepción Domingo.
I really enjoy reading, going to the movies and doing crafts.
See you at ICMAB!!!!
I'm Luisa Barrera and I just finished my third year at MIT studying Materials Science and Engineering as an undergrad.
I'm here at ICMAB until August working for Dr. Anna Roig on nanoparticles bacterial cellulose nanocomposites to be used for photocatalysis.
This is my first time staying in Barcelona for more than four days, so I'm very excited to get to know the city!
Luiz Fernando de Sousa Lima
My name is Luiz and I'm a brazilian Chemist. I'm finishing my master in Physical Chemistry at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais and I'll be at ICMAB for 2 months working with sol-gel based sistems. See ya :)
My name is Luiz Pinto, I'm from Portugal. I have recently completed my PhD in Science and Chemical Technology at the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain) in the Center for Research in Biological Chemistry and Molecular Materials (CiQUS). I'll stay at ICMAB as post-doctoral researcher in the NANOMOL group under the supervision of Dr. José Vidal Gancedo. My work deals with the synthesis and study of organic radicals for high sensitivity NMR experiments (DNP-NMR) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
See you around!
Hello, everyone! My name is Jike Lyu,I got my master degree from Northeastern University in China. I have the honour to join the " Magnetic Materials and Functional Oxides" group of ICMAB under the supervision of Florencio Sanchez for P.hD degree. I like travelling and singing. Looking forward a great life during the following years in Barcelona!
Hello all! My name is Madhura Marathe and I am from India. I have joined here at ICMAB as a postdoctoral researcher. I work in computational material science. My research interests include ferroelectric oxides and its application for electrocaloric effect. My current project is to study impact of strain in these materials as well as surface and interface effects.
Marc Font Gual
Hi, my name is Marc and I am a physicist from Barcelona. I did my bachelor's degree in Physics in Barcelona (UB) and I continued my studies by doing a master's degree in Physics in Berlin (Germany) (Freie Universität Berlin). I just started my phD in the field of Spintronics here in ICMAB in the Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures group. In my free time I like reading, traveling, rowing, skiing and spend time with my friends.
I look forward to meeting and collaborating with you, as also to spend good time together.
Marc Monné Rius
Hello! My name is Marc Monné and I'm right now in my last year of a double degree in Physics and Mathematics at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). I will be doing my final degree project here at ICMAB, studying and modelling transition-edge sensors. In my free time, I enjoy playing the piano, dancing and acting
María Jesús Sánchez Guisado
I am María Jesús, I’m from Badajoz, Extremadura. I am studying a master degree in Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. I’m a graduate in Biotechnology by the Pablo Olavide University (Seville). I’ll be doing my masters final thesis with the group of Nanoparticles and Nanocomposite (N&N).
See you around!
Hi! I'm Marianna, a Post-Doc from the University of Rome Tor Vergata. I'm a Chemist with expertise in DNA nanotechnology. I will spend 3 months in Nanomol group in the frame of NanoOligoMed project, to develop novel chemical sensors by combining the advantageous features of DNA nanotecnology with that of Nanomol tecnology.
Marta Alcaina Hernando
I’m Marta, from Barcelona. I’m currently finishing my final year of biochemistry degree at UAB. From April to June I’ll be in Nanomol-Tech with Lídia Ferrer doing an extracurricular internship. In my free time I enjoy playing basketball and spending time with my friends! See you around!
I’m Marta and I will be in Nanomol group during my TFM research. I’m from Lleida, but I carry Barcelona in my heart, too. I’m a nature lover and a sports enthusiast. I enjoy reading business books and listening to music. Here, I show you my last visit to the Monastery of Montserrat, I love its history, spirituality and magical surroundings. I absolutely like walking through its mountains while I discover and experience its spectacular and amazing views with the best company of a good friend, such as David Escalante, who doesn’t stop surprising me with the most beautiful secrets of this wonderful place.
Hello! My name is Marta.This year I will finish up my 4th and last year of Physics degree at UAB. From September to December I will be in LASER Processing group doing the degree internship under the supervision of Angel Pérez.
I hope I can learn a lot from you. See you around :)
Hi! My name is Marta and I am living in Barcelona, but I'm from a little town near Tarragona. I've just finished my first year of physics in UB and I like everything related with science, specially physics. I love dragonflies, the mountain, poetry, write some stories and I really like to learn new things everyday. I will be in the ICMAB for a few days to learn a lot of things and take advantage of the summer
I'm Matheus Gamino and I'm from Brazil, I have degree Doctor in Physics from Universidade Federal de Santa Marial, At ICMAB I have joined in the Laboratory of Magnetic Materials and Funcitions Oxides, to take the Post Doctoral under the supervision of Dr. Vassil Skumryev and Dr. Josep Fontcuberta.
Hello! My name is Mercè and I am from Barcelona. I am studying physics at the UAB, and as it is my final year I have to present the final degree project. That's why I will be the whole course in ICMAB working with superconductors and ferromagnetic materials. In my free time I like practicing sports and singing in the choir of my town. I think my stay at ICMAB will be a new experience, I am looking forward to starting working!
Hello everyone! I'm Mikko Kataja and I come from Finland, where I did my PhD in Aalto University on magneto-optically active plasmonic nanoparticles. I am now in ICMAB in Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures research group to explore the possibilities that active oxide materials, such as ferromagnetic and ferroelectric oxides, offer in the field of optics, especially for active nanoscale optical devices. In my freetime, I enjoy cooking and board games.
My name is Milena Sulzbach and I am brazilian. In Brasil, I studied Physics and acquired my Bachelor's and Master's degree from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS). Now, I have started my PhD in ICMAB under the supervision of Prof. Fontcuberta in the Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures group. In my free time, I enjoy walking, listen music, reading and travelling to new places with my friends.
See you in ICMAB!
Miquel Castellote Borrell
I'm Miquel and I am new in ICMAB. I am from Barcelona and I am currently studying a master in Advance Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. My bakground is also Nanoscience. I'll be doing my master's thesis with the Nanomol group. I enjoy mountain sports. See you around!
Miquel Català Gimenez
I am Miquel from Palafrugell (Girona). I am a final year student of Nanoscience and nanotechnology degree in UAB and I will be doing my final year project at ICMAB in the Solid State Chemistry group under the supervision of Stefania Sandoval.
About me... I like traveling, hanging out, sports, playing chess and watching series and movies.
Hope to see you around!!
Miquel Nuez i Martínez
Hey, I’m Miquel from Sabadell. I got both my bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and my MD in chemical research at UAB. My master’s thesis consisted in the development of ruthenium nanocatalysts for the sustainable production of hydrogen using sunlight. Recently, I started my PhD project under the supervision of prof. Clara Viñas to study the carboranes and their applications. I enjoy music, videogames, reading, basketball, traveling and having a good talk. See you around!
My name is Mohamed Ramadan and my permanent work is assistant professor at Faculty of Engineering, Helwan University, Egypt. Currently, I have joined the group of Nanostructured Materials for Optoelectronics and Energy Harvesting /Laser processing research as a postdoctoral researcher at the ICMAB-CSIC under supervision of Prof. Angel Perez. More about me, I like traveling, walking, reading and playing chess.
Mónica Muñoz Úbeda
Hello, my name is Mónica Muñoz and I am from Madrid. I did my PhD in the department of physical chemistry I (Colloidal and supramolecular Chemistry group) at UCM and I obtained the PhD in chemistry in 2013. I was doing a postdoc in Italy during one year before coming to nanomol group, where I am going to do a postdoc of 2 years of duration in Nora`s group. See you!!! =)
Morteza Alizadeh Oskuei
I am morteza from Iran. I am in ICMAB to use research opportunity for 6 month and work on my PhD thesis. I have photonic master degree from sbu in Iran and LASER OPTIC engineering bachelor degree from Tabriz University.
Nerea González Pato
Hi, my name is Nerea.
I'm from Ourense, Galicia. I'm a graduate in chemistry by the USC. Currently I'm doing a master degree on Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at the UAB.
I'll be doing my masters final thesis with the Nanomol group at ICMAB, in the field of molecular switches and rectifiers.
Helloo! I'm Niki Joosten from Wageningen University, The Netherlands. I study Molecular Life Sciences and I'm doing my master thesis about Microcontact printing. The project is a collaboration between the University of Wageningen, Bionanotechnology and ICMAB under the supervision of Arancha Gonzalez. I will stay at ICMAB for 4 months. I like to travel, play rugby and party :)
Núria Portolés Gil
Hi! My name is Núria Portolés. I got my degree in Chemistry at UAB and a master's degree in Green Chemistry at UJI (Castelló) in collaboration with IUCT. I’ll stay at ICMAB as a PhD student in the supercritical fluids and functional materials group under the supervision of Prof Concha Domingo and Dr. Ana López-Periago.