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Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Quantum material to boost terahertz frequencies

A study recently published in “NPJ Quantum Materials” provides new insight into the properties of topological insulators, materials that conduct electricity in a special way and hold the promise of novel circuits and faster mobile communications. This work was carried out by a research team led by Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and involved ICN2 group leader Dr Klaas-Jan Tielrooij.

Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Nanoday virtual conference: nanotechnological innovation in Catalonia

On October 14, a week after the official US National Nanotechnology Day, a Nanoday virtual conference was held to discuss about research and innovation in Catalonia in the field of nanotechnology, with particular focus on its application and impact on food, health, cosmetics and water.

Friday, 15 October 2021

SO Outbound Mobility Programme: new awardees and last call

The ICN2 Internationalisation Committee has granted funds to five applicants who will spend a short period (between 7 weeks and 3 months) in an international research centre. Two internal competitive calls (Outbound Mobility and Visiting Scientist) have been reopened, with deadline November 5.