Personnel of the ICMAB

Name:Casañ Pastor, Nieves
Date of assignement:01/03/1990
Date and place of birth:1959 Valencia

University degrees:
Universidad de Valencia, 1981, Master 1982
Doctorat, universitat i any:
Georgetown University (USA), 1988
Electrochemistry, oxide clusters, mixed valence, solid state transformations
Oxids, Hybrids. Energy and BIO applications
Intercalation processes, charge storage and delivery
Most significative academic merits:
Member of ACS from 1986
Member of Sigma Xi from 1986
Member of the Electrochemical Society
Member of the CSIC Advisory Board since 2012
Price Young researcher Volkswagen CSIC 1995
Price Fundacion Domingo Martinez 2000
Marató TV3, 2011-2015
Number of published articles:125
H Factor:28

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Most significatives scientific articles:
Iridium Oxohydroxide, a Significant Member in the Family of Iridium Oxides. Stoichiometry, Characterization, and Implications in Bioelectrodes
Authors:A. M. Cruz, Ll. Abad, N. M. Carretero, J. Moral-Vico, J. Fraxedas, P. Lozano, G. Subías, V. Padial, M. Carballo, J. E. Collazos-Castro, and N. Casañ-Pastor*;
Reference:J. Phys. Chem. C , 116 , 2012, 5155–5168

The synthesis of graphene sheets with controlled thickness and order using surfactant-assisted electrochemical processes
Authors:M. Alanyologlu, J. Oró, N. Casañ-Pastor
Reference:Carbon, 50, 2012 , 142

IrOx-Carbon Nanotubes Hybrid:A Nanostructured Material for Electrodes with Increased Charge Capacity in Neural systems
Authors:Nina M. Carretero,† Mathieu P. Lichtenstein,‡ Estela Pérez,† Laura Cabana,† Cristina Suñol,‡,# Nieves Casañ-Pastor
Reference:Acta Biomaterialia, 10, 2014, 4548-4558

Enhanced charge capacity in Iridium Oxide-Graphene Oxide Hybrids
Authors:N. M. Carretero†, M. P. Lichtenstein††, E. Pérez†, S. Sandoval†, G. Tobias†, C. Suñol††# , N. Casan-Pastor†*
Reference:Electrochimica Acta, 157 (2015) 369–377

Electronic Structure of Ag2Cu2O4 and its precursor Ag2Cu2O3. Oxidized mixed valence silver and copper and internal valence fluctuations”
Authors:D. Muñoz-Rojas, G. Subías, J. Fraxedas, P. Gómez-Romero, N. Casañ-Pastor
Reference:J. Phys. Chem B (2005), 109, 6193

Last update: 2016-12-21 11:50:17

Research Fields:

Electrochemistry of oxides: oxygen intercalation at low temperature; modulation of physical properties by electrochemical doping Electrochemical solid state transformations: oxides and metals. Electrodeposition over metallic or insulating substrates. ELECTROPHORESIS of suspensions Bismuth Electrodeposition for XRay absorbers CO2 electrochemical reduction with oxide catalysts Graphene electrochemical production with high yield, and hybrid formation for electrode coatings. Iridium, Iron oxides, Conducting polymers Mixed-valence oxides: Novel routes of synthesis involving electrochemistry at low temperatures in aqueous, organic or fused salts systems Clusters of oxides: Polyocxometalates of Ir, W and Mo. Influence of the mixed valence delocalized electrons in their physical properties, and nanostructuring HYBRIDS. Electroactive materials for Neural growth . Electrochemical modulation of its properties. Oxides and hybrids with conducting polymers Graphene and Carbon nanotubes hybrids Hybrids Iridium oxide- Graphene as electrodes. Electric fields and Neural Growth and Repair A challenge closer to PEOPLE: TV3 MARATO! after grants from Spanish and European Offices

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