10 October

International workshop on bioinspired adhesives and functional coatings based on catechols

10 October 2018 - 11 October 2018

ICN2 Seminar Hall, ICN2 Building, UAB

ICN2 Involved Researcher: Daniel Ruiz-Molina, CSIC Tenured Scientist and Nanostructured Functional Materias Group Leader

  • Understanding and characterisation of the basic biochemical and mechanical principles underlying biological adhesives.
  • Identification of the common pathways/molecules involved in glue production in different organisms.
  • Investigation of the potential of catechols for the production of bio-inspired adhesives and foulingresistant coatings.