Hi! I am Aleix Borrella, a 21 years old undergraduate student in Nanoscience & Nanotechnology. I am from Vilafranca del Penedès, a small lovely town close to Barcelona, and I will join the Solid State Chemistry group to study an alloy between graphene and polymers for 3D printing as part of my final degree project
Hi there! I´m Natalia, and I come from Valdefuentes del Páramo, a little village in León, Spain. I studied my Bachelor in Biotechnology at the University of León, and now I'm studying the Master in Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at UAB. Here at ICMAB I am working on my master's thesis on bacterial nanocellulose as bioactive wound dressing with the Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites group. In my free time I like to play the (electric) guitar with my band, going out and exploring the places nearby. I also enjoy a lot doing outdoor activities.
See you around!
Hi!! I'm Marimar, a 23 years old chemical engineer. I'm from Alcoy, a really beautiful city of Alicante. I'm doing an internship with the Severo Ochoa fellowship and studying the master Science and Engineering of Materials at UPC Campus Diagonal–Besòs (Barcelona). I like sports and dance. I have danced ballet since I was 6 years old. In my free time I used to go hiking in the mountains or train for trails. Currently, as I live in Barcelona city, I’m trying to run, but I ‘ll tell you know about my process. I'm also very creative. I love designing clothes and doing all kinds of crafts. To sum up, I love being always busy with new and interesting things.
I hope to get to know everyone, see you around!!!
Hi! I'm Arnau, I'm 22 and I live in Sant Quirze. I'm an undergraduate on Nanotechnology and I'll be doing my final thesis working on the Smart4Fabry project with Nanomol-Tech. I used to play handball as well as the saxophone and the drums. In general, I like all kind of sports and I love travelling. See you around!! :)
Hello! I am Aida Carreño from Alcanar (Catalonia, Spain) and I have obtained the master degree about Biotechnology in Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Now I have joined the group of Molecular Nanoscience and Organic Materials (NANOMOL) in order to pursue my PhD. I will be involved in Smart4Fabry project under the supervision of Dr. Nora Ventosa. About me, I enjoy playing basketball and outdoor sports such as cycling, tennis or even walking through the mountain, as well as, traveling.
See you around!
Hi, my name is Miquel Casademont. I'm from Torroella de Montgrí and I'm a Nanoscience and Nanotechnology student at UAB. I'll be studying thermoelectric materials at NANOPTENER group as part of my final degree project. I play drums and trumpet and I love all types of music. See you around!!
Hey everyone!! I'm Oscar from Montmelo, a town near Barcelona and UAB. Currently I'm in my last semester to finish Physiscs at UAB. I'm going to do my graduation project here under the supervision of Gervasi Herranz on the MMFO group. I'm really motivated to learn as much as I can and enjoy the experience. My main hobbies are sports, books, tv shows and films. See you around!! :)
I am Cristina Romo from Durango (A town near Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain). I am a graduate in Biomedical engineering from the University of Mondragon. This year I have started my master´s degree in Biomedical Engineering in the University of Barcelona (UB) and thanks to the JAE fellowship given by the CSIC, I will be here doing my master thesis. I will be involved in Smart4Fabry project under the supervision of Dr. Nora Ventosa.
About me, I enjoy playing the saxophone (playing with different big bands and in jazz&blues groups) and practising team sports, basketball specially.
See you around!!
Hi! My name is Sergi, I'm from Mallorca and I'm a Physics student at UAB. I'll be studying ferroelectric materials at ICMAB as part of my final project in the Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures group, under the supervision of prof. Josep Fontcuberta. I hope to learn some interesing things in here! I'm a music freak, I love playing the piano and I really enjoy reading (mostly Philosophy), although most of the time I just do non-interesting stuff that I've learned to appreciate. I would be at ICMAB this whole year, so see you around!
I am Amanda from Fuenmayor (La Rioja, Spain). I am a graduate in Biotechnology from Univeristat Autònoma de Barcelona. This year I have started a master’s degree in Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology also in this university. I will be here doing my master thesis thanks to Severo Ochoa fellowship. I am glad to enter the Group of Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites under the supervision of Dr. Anna Laromaine. I will be focused on the effects of cellulose on C. elegans. About me… I like traveling, outdoor sports (especially rolling skate and bicycle) and spending time with friends and family. I’m looking forward to meeting you!
Hello! My name is Mercè and I am from Barcelona. I am studying physics at the UAB, and as it is my final year I have to present the final degree project. That's why I will be the whole course in ICMAB working with superconductors and ferromagnetic materials. In my free time I like practicing sports and singing in the choir of my town. I think my stay at ICMAB will be a new experience, I am looking forward to starting working!
Hi, my name is Toni and I'm from Lleida, a city near Barcelona. I'm a first of baccalaureate student and I want to study physics in Barcelona. I'm in the ICMAB learning crystallography and other physics subjects with the researcher Elies Molins during three weeks. I like to do judo and read, and I really love to be with my friends just having fun
I’m Laia and I’m from Barcelona. I’m currently studying a degree in Physics at the UB. From July until September I will be doing an internship in the ICMAB analysing ferroelectric materials. I really like to learn new things, especially languages. It’s a good way to discover different cultures. I love to travel every time I can.
I am Alfonso del Rey and I will be working in the Tech Transfer Unit, helping researchers in taking their technologies to the market. I have a molecular biology PhD and experience in the private sector. Before coming to ICMAB I was working as Technology Transfer Officer in a catalan research institute. As I use to work indoors, sitting in front of a computer or having meetings, in my spare time I try to get outdoors as much as possible enjoying my family
Hello everybody! My name is Josep Maria. I am currently studying the degree of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. I am sharing a flat with other students in Cerdanyola del Vallès during the course but I am actually living in a small village called Vilajuïga, near Figueres. I love listening to music, playing paddel and watching films, as well. I will spend the whole summer at the SUMAN department of ICMAB experimenting with superconductors. See you soon!
I'm Paula, I'm living in Barcelona but I'm from Alicante. I'm in the last year of nanoscience and nanotechnology degree at UAB. I will do my final research project at Nanostructered Materials Department (NANOPTENER). I like spending time with my friends, traveling, visiting art museums or galleries, doing sport and watching series or movies.
See you around!!
Hi everyone! I'm Arnau and I'm an student from Maçanet de la Selva, near Girona. I'll be working at the ICMAB joining a project on crystallography tutored by Anna Crespi and Carlos Frontera, which I'm really enjoying. I love music and spend my time playing the piano and meeting my friends. Next year I'll start a degree on Human Biology and I couldn't be more excited about it!
Hi! My name is Marta and I am living in Barcelona, but I'm from a little town near Tarragona. I've just finished my first year of physics in UB and I like everything related with science, specially physics. I love dragonflies, the mountain, poetry, write some stories and I really like to learn new things everyday. I will be in the ICMAB for a few days to learn a lot of things and take advantage of the summer
Hi! My name is πlar and I am an student from Lleida. I will be working at the ICMAB in sustainable energy conversion and storage system, specially in Photovoltaics, tutored by Mariona Coll. I like to spend my time in nature, laughing and writing. See yoou soon!
Hi everyone! I'm Fouad El Bahja, from Barcelona. I'm finishing the degrees of Physics and Nanotecnology, and doing in the ICMAB the final degree project for the last one in the biomolecular dynamics simulations field. I love reading, mostly historic or phyolosophycal books, or having a nice afternoon with friends
Hi! My name is Queralt and I'm going to stay a few days with NANOMOL group. I won this experience thanks to "Societat Catalana de Química"'s "Treball de Recerca" prize. Next year, I will be studying Biotechnology at UAB. In my free time, I love listening to music and meet my friends
I am a seventeen years old student from Girona. My main interests are food, sport and politics. I am staying at ICMAB for all July, studying ferroelectric memristors and spin currents, tutored by Dr. Ferran Macià
Hi! My name is Aleix and I come from Girona, i'm an engineer. I'm in the third year of electronic engineering, in the UdG. I'm here doing interships and I really want to start. My job here will be help in a project of an ALD reactor(Atomic layer deposition), i'm very excited!
When i have free time, i like to watch series, go out with friends and practice sports, like football. Football is my favourite sport.
I'm sure that i will meet very good people here, see you!
My name is Judit and I am from Tarragona, living nowadays in Sabadell. I am joining to the Nanomol Group as a Tecniospring Postdoctoral researcher. I got my Bachelor’s Degree in Biotechnology and the Nanoscience Master at University Rovira i Virgili of Tarragona. On 2017 I obtained the PhD in Nanoscience, Materials and Chemical Engineering, working on the analysis of nucleic acids using nanoparticles, during that period I was 6 month at Nanyang Technological University of Singapore. From March 2017 I have been working as Innovation Manager at Beauty Cluster Barcelona. I like science dissemination, I've been collaborating with schools and participating in monolgue contests. I love travelling, reading and I like to enjoy my free time with friends.
Hello! My name is Marc Monné and I'm right now in my last year of a double degree in Physics and Mathematics at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). I will be doing my final degree project here at ICMAB, studying and modelling transition-edge sensors. In my free time, I enjoy playing the piano, dancing and acting
Hello everybody! I'm Pablo from Barcelona and I am a physicist. I've also got a Master in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at UB. I will work at ICMAB doing my PhD inside the Laser Processing Group for the next years. See you around!
I’m Marta, from Barcelona. I’m currently finishing my final year of biochemistry degree at UAB. From April to June I’ll be in Nanomol-Tech with Lídia Ferrer doing an extracurricular internship. In my free time I enjoy playing basketball and spending time with my friends! See you around!
My name is Yannick Roselló and I come from Mallorca, from the University of the Balearic Islands, Chemistry Department. I’ll be staying at ICMAB for a while to do my master final research project about cocrystallization of nitrogenated bases and their derivates under the supervision of the Crystalography Group. I’m very happy for this new experience and I can’t wait to meet you all at ICMAB!
My name is Helena, and I am an undergrad student from the UAB. I'm studying the double major of physics and chemistry, and I'm in my last year so I'm going to do my end-of-degree project here at ICMAB. I hope to learn a lot about materials and its characteristics, as well as learning how to work in a research lab.
I am Miquel from Palafrugell (Girona). I am a final year student of Nanoscience and nanotechnology degree in UAB and I will be doing my final year project at ICMAB in the Solid State Chemistry group under the supervision of Stefania Sandoval.
About me... I like traveling, hanging out, sports, playing chess and watching series and movies.
Hope to see you around!!
Hi! I'm Daniel from Lleida. I've got my bachelor in Chemistry and my Master's degree in Organic Chemistry at UB . Currently I'm doing a PhD on Organic Chemistry at the ICMAB-UAB. I'll be doing my doctorate thesis under the supervision of Núria Aliaga in the Functional Molecular and Nanoestructured Inorganic Materials group. In my free time I like to go out with friends, play football and basketball and play videogames.
My name is Sergio and I'm a physicist from Badalona. Currently I'm doing a master degree on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at the UB. I'll be doing my master thesis under the supervision of Ignasi Fina in the Magnetic Materials and Functional Oxides group. In my free time I like to go out with friends, play videogames and play board games.
Hello! I'm Josep and I am from Parets del Vallès. I'm a chemistry student in UAB and this is my last year as undergraduate. I will be doing my final degree project here in the ICMAB under the supervision of Arancha Gonzalez. I will be here until the end of June. I like playing saxophone and reading.
I'm Pablo, from Barcelona. I'm graduated in Biochemistry and currently I'm taking a master degree in Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (UAB). I will be working at ICMAB under the supervision of Arancha González studying nanoparticles internalization in yeasts and protein immobilization on surfaces.
I play different instruments and I love playing and improvising music with people :)
I am María Jesús, I’m from Badajoz, Extremadura. I am studying a master degree in Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. I’m a graduate in Biotechnology by the Pablo Olavide University (Seville). I’ll be doing my masters final thesis with the group of Nanoparticles and Nanocomposite (N&N).
See you around!
Hi, I'm Albert and I'm a chemist from Barcelona. I got my bachelor's degree in Chemistry in Barcelona (UB) and then I got my PhD in 2013 (ICMAB-UAB) under the supervision of Dr. Rosario Núñez. After spending more than 4 years and a half abroad, first as a Research Fellow at Queen's University Belfast and then as a Research Scientist at Green Lizard Technologies (Belfast, UK), I'm back to ICMAB to start a collaborative project with Dr. Rosario Núñez and Dr. Gerard Tobias to synthesise boron-enriched carbon nanomaterials as Theranostic Agents for biomedical imaging and BNCT. I like to watch movies and series, hanging out with my friends, playing videogames, travelling and practising sports, especially squash. See you around!
Hey, I’m Miquel from Sabadell. I got both my bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and my MD in chemical research at UAB. My master’s thesis consisted in the development of ruthenium nanocatalysts for the sustainable production of hydrogen using sunlight. Recently, I started my PhD project under the supervision of prof. Clara Viñas to study the carboranes and their applications. I enjoy music, videogames, reading, basketball, traveling and having a good talk. See you around!
I'm Miquel and I am new in ICMAB. I am from Barcelona and I am currently studying a master in Advance Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. My bakground is also Nanoscience. I'll be doing my master's thesis with the Nanomol group. I enjoy mountain sports. See you around!
Hi, my name is Marc and I am a physicist from Barcelona. I did my bachelor's degree in Physics in Barcelona (UB) and I continued my studies by doing a master's degree in Physics in Berlin (Germany) (Freie Universität Berlin). I just started my phD in the field of Spintronics here in ICMAB in the Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures group. In my free time I like reading, traveling, rowing, skiing and spend time with my friends.
I look forward to meeting and collaborating with you, as also to spend good time together.
Hi! My name is Albert, I'm from Barcelona, but I live in Sant Cugat del Vallés. I did a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering (UAB), and right now I'm studying a master in Advanced Nanotechnology and Nanoscience. I'll be doing my final thesis about organic photovoltaics with FOREMAT group in ICMAB.
In my free time I like to go out with friends, play videogames and LARP (live action role-playing).
See you around!!!
Hi, my name is Nerea.
I'm from Ourense, Galicia. I'm a graduate in chemistry by the USC. Currently I'm doing a master degree on Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at the UAB.
I'll be doing my masters final thesis with the Nanomol group at ICMAB, in the field of molecular switches and rectifiers.
My name is Ariadna Soro and I’m currently studying a double degree in Physics and Mathematics at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Here at ICMAB, I’ll be working on my final degree project with the help of the Multifunctional Oxides and Complex Structures research group. Besides from studying, I also enjoy dancing, skiing and playing the guitar.
my name is Gabriela Avila and I'm a biotechnologist engineer from Costa Rica. Right now I'm doing my master in Biochemistry, Molecular biology and Biomedicine in the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) .
For my master thesis i'll be working at the ICMAB, with the Nanomol group in developing Dynamic supramolecular hydrogels for cancer immunotherapies.
I am really excited to start working with them and I hope to have the chance to learn a lot during these nine months I'm staying here.
When I'm not in the lab I love doing outdoor activities, traveling, reading, hanging out with my friends, dancing and playing football.
Hello! My name is Marta.This year I will finish up my 4th and last year of Physics degree at UAB. From September to December I will be in LASER Processing group doing the degree internship under the supervision of Angel Pérez.
I hope I can learn a lot from you. See you around :)
Hello! I'm Daniel from Bacelona. I'm at ICMAB to learn how to make efficient solar cells as a part of a scientific program called Youth and Science. During this month I will be using materials such as oxide perovskites, which have interesting properties.
Hello I am Saúl from Cantabria and I will be working on my PhD at ICMAB for the next years.
My name is Laura and I am from Galicia. I have studied Chemistry at the University of Santiago de Compostela and a Master of Analytical Chemistry at the University of Barcelona. I am at the ICMAB to do my PhD under the supervision of Dr. Núria Aliaga and Dr. Concepción Domingo.
I really enjoy reading, going to the movies and doing crafts.
See you at ICMAB!!!!
My name is Bernat and I'm from Terrassa, near Barcelona. I'm on my last year of Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, in the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB).
I'm currently working in a project involving lithium-oxygen batteries with carbon electrodes based on natural materials, under the supervision of Dr. Dino Tonti here at ICMAB; a very valuable experience which will form part of the final project for my degree.
My hobbies include mountaineering, reading, playing the guitar, and playing sports in general. I look forward to working with you!
My name is Eulàlia and I'm from Rubí (Barcelona). I got my BSc in Chemistry and my MSc in Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Research at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. I'm going to stay at ICMAB as a PhD student during the following 3 years, in the Solid State Chemistry group under the supervision of Prof. Nieves Casañ-Pastor and Dr. Dino Tonti working in the "electrochemistry, electroactive materials - synthesis, doping, energy storage and bio" research line.
In my spare time I love travelling abroad, listening to music and playing it (I play the piano and the flute since I was a child) and I also love resolving puzzles and enigmas (I'm an "escape room" addict!!! You can ask me for more information about this kind of games :P).
I'm really looking forward to meet you all and share good moments and experiences!!! I'll see you soon in ICMAB :)
Hi all! I'm Xavier from Molins de Rei (Barelona). After finishing with my bachelor in nanoscience at UAB, I decided to start a master in biomedicine at UB. This latter brought me to this great research center called ICMAB in order to realize my master thesis on carboranes under the supervision of Rosario Nuñez. In my spare time I enjoy reading, having a good conversation with a beer in hand and travelling.
I'm looking forward to meet you all and share good experiences together!
Hi! My name is Xavi and I'm currently studying the double degree in Physics and Chemistry at UAB. Here at ICMAB I'm with professor Jordi Faraudo doing my final project about the theoretical study of solid lipid nanoparticles using coarse-grain approximations. In my free time I like travelling, reading russian literature and meeting friends. I hope to see you around!
Hi everyone! My name is Eduardo Pérez. I'm from Palencia (Spain). I have studied Chemical Engineering and a Master in Biomedical Research in the University of Valladolid, and I came to the ICMAB to do my PhD about Dynamic Hydrogels for their applications in Immunotherapy for Cancer under de supervision of Imma Ratera and Judith Guash. I would like to enjoy with you this new experience, working togheter and spending good times with you.
My name is Gemma and I am from Barcelona. I have a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Management from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.
I am the administrative accountant at spin-off OXOLUTIA and I will work with Albert Calleja on financial and organizational matters.
I'm joining ICMAB (as a RyC scientist) to work within the multifunctional oxides group. My work experience and interests are magnetism and spintronics in mesoscopic systems. Currently, I seek new types of information processing inspired on how the brain works; I consider that exploiting complexity of magnetic and electric signals at the nanoscale is an alternative approach to device miniaturization. I believe there is life outside the lab and we, scientists, must connect our work with society. By the way, my name is Ferran Macià and I look forward to meeting and collaborating with you.
My name is Jose Muñoz. Recently, I have finished my PhD in the Sensors and Biosensors group at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). I am glad to come back to ICMAB five years later, this time as a post-doctoral researcher in the NANOMOL group under the supervision of Dr. Marta Mas and Dr. Núria Crivillers. My research is focused on the tunability of different platforms with nanostructured carbon materials for the development of multi-analyte electrochemical pollutant sensors.
Hi! My name is Núria Portolés. I got my degree in Chemistry at UAB and a master's degree in Green Chemistry at UJI (Castelló) in collaboration with IUCT. I’ll stay at ICMAB as a PhD student in the supercritical fluids and functional materials group under the supervision of Prof Concha Domingo and Dr. Ana López-Periago.
I am Rosa and I am from Madrid.
I am lucky because I am a PhD student of X-Ray Cryogenic detectors and their Physics based in superconductors in ICMAB, before I worked as a technician for almost 4 years in several Research Institutes in Madrid.
I love travelling, knowing new places and learning new things everyday.
I will be between Barcelona and Zaragoza because I will do some tasks in Zaragoza (double lucky I am). This is my first time in Barcelona but very happy to be here, in a city with so many good references.
Hi everyone! My name is Anna, and I hold a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Technology from the Universitat de Barcelona. My thesis focused on silica mesoporous materials and nanoparticles. I have entered the ICMAB to perform a postdoc at the Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites group, with Dr. Anna Roig. The idea is to work with bacterial cellulose and nanoparticles, to optimize the synthesis and nanostructure of novel composite materials, and to study some specific applications, such as photocatalysis or batteries. I'm really looking forward to it, and to share my next few years with the people at the ICMAB. Apart from science, I love to dance the lindy hop and travel around the globe!
My name is Ana Begoña Buades Martín, I from Mallorca. I got my degree in Chemistry from Universitat de les Illes Balears, my master in pharmacy from Universidad de Granada and now I am starting my PhD in the ICMAB. I am working in Inorganic Materials and Catalysis research group with Professor Francesc Teixidor.
Hi everyone! My name is Albert Martínez and I am a fourth year Biotechnology student from Girona. I have joined NANOMOL in order to get experience and work on my final project. My hobbies include live music, cinema, sports and traveling.
Hi, My name is Agustín Mihi, I just joined ICMAB to investigate photonic architectures in emerging optoelectronic devices (solar cells, sensors, etc.) in collaboration with the group of Nanopto. Since I read my thesis in 2008 at the University of Sevilla, I have been to the University of Illinois, ICFO, the URV and finally here! I enjoy travelling, going to the movies, reading,...
My name is Carlos Pintado, I'm a Spanish student and I've just finished my A level studies. This year I'm going to start the Biology degree at UAB.
During my last course I did a research project for high school at analitical chemistry department (UAB) and I won an award: spend one or two weeks in a research group. That's the reason I'm in NANOMOL group during this summer under supervising of their members. I'm learing and watching their current job with nanomaterials and I found it fascinating!
I hope see you around!
Good Morning everyone!
My name is Carles Llavina and I've joined Nanomol group for a few months. I'll be working in different kinds of projects related to particulated materials.
I like to practices sports, play the guitar and have fun with my friends while trying to fix the world. I hope that I'll have an awesome stay and I'm excited to meet you all.
Like we say in Spain "The very best is about to come".
See you around!
My name is Alejandro and I'm a Physics and Mathematics bachelor student in Paris at the UPMC. I'm in NANOMOL group during this summer under the supervision of Dra. Nora Ventosa.
It's my first internship in a laboratory like this, so I'm quite excited about it! My role here will be to create a mathematical model and a physical interpretation of some ITC experiments related to quatsomes. It sounds great!
See you at ICMAB! ;)
I'm Luisa Barrera and I just finished my third year at MIT studying Materials Science and Engineering as an undergrad.
I'm here at ICMAB until August working for Dr. Anna Roig on nanoparticles bacterial cellulose nanocomposites to be used for photocatalysis.
This is my first time staying in Barcelona for more than four days, so I'm very excited to get to know the city!
Hello, I'm Guifré Parera, and I'm finishing the degree in nanoscience and nanotechnology. I will be in the Molecular and Supramolecular Materials' group until June. See you around!
Hello, I'm Oriol Cobo, at the present time I'm finishing chemical engineering. I'll be in Icmab working to Oxolutia until June . See you
Hello, my name is Rubén Tamayo Buisán and I'm currently studying Chemical Engineering at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). I will be for six months in Oxolutia S.L participating in a research of superconductor materials.
Hello, my name is Mónica Muñoz and I am from Madrid. I did my PhD in the department of physical chemistry I (Colloidal and supramolecular Chemistry group) at UCM and I obtained the PhD in chemistry in 2013. I was doing a postdoc in Italy during one year before coming to nanomol group, where I am going to do a postdoc of 2 years of duration in Nora`s group. See you!!! =)