Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Join the event “Nanociència, Nanotecnologia, Societat i Disseny Gràfic”

Held at the Col·legi Oficial de Disseny Gràfic de Catalunya, this event organised by the Societat Catalana de Nanoicència i Nanotecnologia (SCN2) will explore the use methodologies such as design thinking to find efficient ways to bring society closer to nanoscience and nanotechnology.

Wednesday, 07 November 2018

Micropumps as a platform for understanding chemically propelled micromotors

ICN2 researchers investigate micropumps as a window into self-propelled micromotors and beyond. In the paper published this September in Accounts of Chemical Research, lead author Dr María José Esplandiu explains how their findings are important not only to harnessing the full potential of micro- and nanomotor technologies, but also to understanding active matter systems in nature.

Friday, 02 November 2018

C&EN highlights ICN2 strategy to give MOFs bigger pores

Work by the ICN2 Supramolecular NanoChemistry and Materials Group to widen the pores in metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) has been featured in the American Chemical Society's Chemical & Engineering News magazine.