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Tuesday, 22 January 2019

The ICN2 enters the “Nanolight Zone” in the new “Laura and Joan” storybook

The General Directorate for Research (Ministry of Business and Knowledge, Government of Catalonia) has launched a new “Laura and Joan” storybook to bring science closer to young students. The young protagonists of this series visit the ICN2 to learn about graphene, energy and technology transference.

Friday, 18 January 2019

Graphene-based brain implants hit the headlines

The year 2019 started with a work in Nature Materials describing how researchers in Barcelona have developed a graphene-based implant able to record electrical activity in the brain at extremely low frequencies and over large areas. This work led by the ICN2 and the IMB-CNM, CSIC was also participated by IDIBAPS, CIBER-BBN and ICFO.

Friday, 18 January 2019

Marc Vila steps into the spotlight of the Graphene Flagship

Marc Vila’s work and experience within the Graphene Flagship has become a news item in the Flagship’s website. He is a doctoral student at the ICN2 Theoretical and Computational Nanoscience Group and talks about his simulations with spintronics in graphene and related materials.