Thursday, 11 January 2018

Nanotechnology brings together companies and research centres from both sides of the Pyrenees

A new European-funded project starting in February 2018 will enable greater cooperation between SMEs and research centres in the Spain-France border regions. Coordinated by the Basque company BihurCrystal, the ICN2 Atomic Manipulation and Spectroscopy Group led by ICREA Research Prof. Aitor Mugarza will be contributing their expertise. Here we present the official press release.

Thursday, 21 December 2017

First version of the NEREID roadmap to map the future of European Nanoelectronics

The H2020-CSA project “NanoElectronics Roadmap for Europe: Identification and Dissemination” (NEREID) has presented the first version of its roadmap in the Speakers Corner during the European Forum for Electronic Components and Systems (EFECS). The presentation aimed at getting feedback for possible improvements from the community to map the future of European Nanoelectronics.

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

GraphCat seeks to consolidate a leading position in the graphene-based technologies market

This initiative, managed by the ICN2 and scientifically coordinated by the ICN2 and ICFO, will promote a strong community to develop cutting-edge graphene technologies for and by Catalan industry. It was presented on 4 December this year at the ICN2, in an event to kick start the creation of a project portfolio that simultaneously drives progress and showcases regional excellence.

Wednesday, 20 December 2017

Graphene spin transport takes a step forward towards application

A recent article from the Graphene Flagship outlines how the strong collaborative ethos of this largescale European research initiative is accelerating developments in new graphene-based technologies. Among the featured papers are two by ICN2 group leaders ICREA Prof. Stephan Roche and ICREA Prof. Sergio O. Valenzuela.