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Monday, 18 January 2016

ICN2 in the Media: first processor that uses light for ultrafast communications

Researchers from the UC Berkeley, MIT and the University of Colorado teamed up to develop the first processor that uses light for ultrafast communications. Dr. Sebastian Reparaz, from the ICN2 Phononic and Photonic Nanostructures (P2N) Group, comments this breakthrough in the Spanish newspaper La Razón.

Monday, 07 December 2015

ICN2 in the Media: Applied Nanoparticles triples biogas production

Applied Nanoparticles, a Spin Off company emerged from a research led from ICN2 and UAB, was highlighted in La Vanguardia for being able to triple biogas production by using nanoparticles. ICREA Prof Victor Puntes, Group Leader at ICN2, presents the project.

Monday, 18 January 2016

ICN2 in the Media: Nanotechnology visits El Punt TV

L’Illa de Robison is a TV show broadcasted in the Catalan TV station El Punt Avui TV. The program was recently devoted to Nanotechnology, including the participation of the ICN2 – VHRI ICREA Prof Victor Puntes and Dr. Jordi Díaz, from the CCiTUB (UB Scientific and Technologica Centers) and member of the Nanoeduca initiative involving ICN2.

Monday, 23 November 2015

ICN2 in the Media: Flexoelectricity is more than Moore

“Moore’s law” approaches its limit. The idea of producing the world’s first integrated flexoelectric microelectromechanical system (MEMS) on silicon was published week in Nature Nanotechnology and gained a big attention. The international work was led by researchers from the ICN2 Oxide Nanoelectronics Group.