Outreach News

Thursday, 21 July 2016

A tribute to Prof Manuel Cardona

RECORDANT MANUEL CARDONA, a ceremony in memory of the deceased Professor, organized by ICMAB-CSIC and ICN2, will take place tomorrow at ICMAB Meeting Room from 9:15 to 14:00.

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

Screening of the film: 'The PhD Movie 2' and roundtable

On Thursday June 30th at 11:15 there will be a screening of the film The PhD movie 2 in the auditorium of the Faculty of Sciences of the UAB. The screening will be followed by a roundtable participating PhD students and recent doctors from different disciplines and open discussion among all participants.

Thursday, 07 April 2016

NanoEduca closes its first pilot project with 20 schools in the CCCB

With the aim of bringing nanoscience and nanotechnology closer to the classrooms, the promoters of the Program designed a kit of educational nano experiences that linked with different subjects. NanoEduca is formed by University of Barcelona (UB), the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) and CESIRE (Catalan Department of Education). Over 200 students participated in the event held at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB), as part of the Festival 10alamenos9.

Monday, 09 May 2016

Prof Albert Fert reflects on research, innovation and students

In November 2015 Prof Albert Fert visited ICN2. We had the opportunity to interview him and record his ICN2 Manuel Cardona Lecture entitled "Spin-orbitronics, a new direction for spintronics". Interacting with him is a gift for curious minds. Now you can watch on YouTube both his highly specialised talk and a relaxed interview. We hope you enjoy it!

Monday, 08 February 2016

ICN2 presents its Equal Opportunities and Diversity Management Plan

Lluis Rovira, Director of the CERCA Institution, chaired the event that introduced the result of two years of diagnosis and discussion within the ICN2 Equal Opportunities Committee. The Plan presented on february first seeks to ensure that ICN2 offers equal opportunities for men and women and to promote the development of women in the scientific career.