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Wednesday, 08 February 2017

Flexoelectricity is candidate to win the Vanguardia de la Ciencia award

ICREA Research Prof. Gustau Catalán, Goup leader of the ICN2 Oxide Nanophysics Group, explains in this interview that flexoelectric-like effects are more ubiquitous and strong than previously thought. This research, which was part of Dr Jackeline Narvaez Doctoral Theses and was recently published by Nature, is now among the 7 candidates to win the Vanguardia de la Ciencia award. Readers can vote the winner in the newspaper webpage. Vote for flexoelectricity!

Thursday, 19 January 2017

ICN2 at the focus of a new episode of LAB24

TVE offers through its 24h Channel the science dissemination program Lab24. In its latest episode this highly recognised program offers an extensive overview of the research performed at ICN2.

Monday, 16 January 2017

La Vanguardia Magazine highlights Graphene among the “8 changes that will transform humanity”

Writing genes, new governing, learning machines, universal energy, overcoming infections, low water consuming crops, life on mars… and graphene! This are the 8 advances that, according to La Vanguardia Magazine, will change humans for ever. ICREA  Prof. Stephan Roche, Group Leader at the ICN2 Theoretical and Computational Nanoscience Group, is the researcher explaining the industrial and scientific implications of 2D materials.