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Friday, 08 September 2017

ICN2 Director Pablo Ordejon becomes a member of Academia Europaea

In July this year, ICN2 Director Pablo Ordejon was invited to join the Academia Europaea, an organisation that brings together eminent European scientists and scholars from the full range of academic disciplines for the advancement of science and science education.

Thursday, 07 September 2017

The spinoff Paperdrop Diagnostics designs biomedical devices

The detection of drug-induced injuries can be carried out using a simple paper sensor and a drop of blood. The company Paperdrop Diagnostics S.L. will develop a low-cost and easy-to-use tool for this purpose. Promoted by ICREA Prof. Arben Merkoçi, leader of the ICN2 Nanobioelectrics and Biosensors Group and innovation expert Dr. Marc Gallegos, Paperdrop Diagnostics S.L. is the latest example of successful transfer of ICN2 technology.

Friday, 11 August 2017

Join the ICN2 with a Junior Leader “la Caixa” postdoctoral fellowship

The ICN2 is a growing research centre with a promising future. Join our community and boost your career through the new Junior Leader “la Caixa” postdoctoral fellowships, some of which are specifically aimed at researchers looking to develop a research project at centres with the Severo Ochoa distinction of excellence.

Friday, 01 September 2017

Sharing the secrets of the nanoworld at the Gas Museum

The ICN2 has collaborated in the organisation of a nano exhibition at the Gas Natural Fenosa Foundation Gas Museum in Sabadell, Barcelona, together with the Institute of Nanoscience of Aragon and FECYT, the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology. ICN2 Director Pablo Ordejon and head of the Marketing and Communications Department, Àlex Argemi, attended the official inauguration yesterday afternoon.

Friday, 04 August 2017

Join the first Taiwan-Spain workshop on “2D Materials and Interfaces for Spintronics”

The ICN2 and the Taiwanese National Center for Theoretical Sciences (NCTS) are coordinating the first joint Taiwan-Spain workshop on "2D Materials and Interfaces for Spintronics". It will take place on the UAB Campus, just outside the city of Barcelona, from 23 to 25 October 2017. Register today to join the conversation on the rapidly-evolving field of 2D material and interfaces for spintronics.