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Friday, 28 August 2015

ICN2 in the Media: High Temperature Magnetic Stabilization of Cobalt Nanoparticles

ICREA Prof Josep Nogués is the last author of a work published in Physical Review Letters describing how low-blocking-temperature ferromagnetic Co nanoparticles become magnetically stable above 400 K (126.85 degrees Celsius) thanks to the Antiferromagnetic Proximity Effect. The work, with researchers from the University of Castilla la Mancha as first authors, gathered some attention from the media.

Wednesday, 12 August 2015

ICN2 in the media: A joint effort to reach excellence in education

Barcelona Global, a platform for citizen's ideas and action, launches a new Industrial Engineering Degree. This joint effort, including Catalan universities and society, seeks to offer an excellent learning experience. Boaz Kogon, Head of Strategy at ICN2, is member of Barcelona Global and participated in the discussions to design this educational project.

Friday, 24 July 2015

ICN2 in the Media: the research about nanopaper has been widely covered by the press

The recent article about using nanopaper as an optical sensor platform published in ACS Nano has attracted the attention of the press. Some of the most relevant newspapers and radio stations of the country have covered, or will do, the research led by ICREA Prof Arben Merkoci where the potential and the outstanding properties of nanocellulose for sensing applications are highlighted.

Friday, 31 July 2015

ICN2 in the media: Prof Gustau Catalan talks about nanoscience in the ‘Col·legi d’Enginyers de Telecomunicació’ magazine

ICREA Prof Gustau Catalan, Group Leader of the ICN2 group Oxide Nanoelectronics, together with Prof Xavi Marti, from the Institute of Physics of the Czech Republic, talks about what is nanoscience, why the nanoscale offers such interesting properties, flexoelectricity, piezoresistivity and the importance of nanoscience in the future of research, all this in Col·legi d’Enginyers de Telecomunicació magazine.