• Medical Applications of Bacterial Cellulose

    Lead by: Anna Roig
    Ongoing PhD: Irene Anton
    Ongoing projects: Developing Bacterial Celulose Nanocomposites MAT2015-64442-R; Spanish Government (218 k€)
    Additional information: Poster
    Relevant publications:
    Biomater. Sci., 2020,8, 2921-2930


  • Nanomaterials for Ischemic Stroke Repair

    Lead by Anna Roig
    Ongoing PhD of Yajie Zhang 
    Ongoing projects: ERANET; European Comission (SS k€)
    Main collaborations: Dr. Anna Rossell; Vall d’Hebrón Research Institute
    Relevant publications : 

    • E. Carenza et al. Acta Biomaterialia 10 (2014) 3775
    • E. Carenza et al. Nanomedicine-Nanotechnology Biology and Medicine 10 (2014) 225

Information Technologies

  • IT applications of novel ferrites based on ε-Fe2O3

    Lead by: Martí Gich
    Ongoing PhD: Zheng Ma
    Ongoing projects: Ferrites-by-design for Millimeter waves and Terahertz Technologies (FeMiT) ERC CoG-2018-819623; European Comission (1.989.967 €)
    Main collaborations: Jaume Gàzquez, Jose Luis Garcia-Muñoz, Florencio Sánchez and Josep Fontcuberta, ICMAB
    Relevant publications: 

    • M. J. L Garcia-Muñoz et al. Chemistry of Materials 29 (2017) 9705
    • M. Gich et al. Advanced Materials 26 (2014) 4645

    Additional information:
    Poster: epsilon-Fe2O3 Thin Films
    FeMiT: Ferrites-by-design for Millimeter waves and Terahertz Technologies 

  • Epitaxial quartz films for photonic devices

    Lead by Gich
    Ongoing PhD of Qianzhe Zhang 
    Ongoing projects: Frontier Interdisciplinary Project within Severo Ochoa Grant to Centers of Excelence; Spanish Government (70 k€)
    Main collaborations: Carretero, IES Montpellier–CNRS and G. Herranz, ICMAB
    Relevant publications : Carretero-Genevrier et al. Science 340 (2013) 827

Energy & Environment

  • Electrochemical sensors for semi-continuous on-site monitoring of water

    Lead by: Martí Gich
    Main collaborations: César Fernández, IMB-CNM-CSIC
    Relevant publications: 

    • P. Niu et al. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016) 31092
    • Martí Gich et al. Journal of  Materials Chemistry A 1 (2013)

    Additional information:
    Poster: Nanocomposite electrodes for electrochemical sensor

  • Thermoelectrics supported on Bacterial Cellulose

    Lead by Anna Roig
    Ongoing projects: Frontier Interdisciplinary Project within Severo Ochoa Grant to Centers of Excelence; Spanish Government (70 k€)
    Main collaborations: Mariano Campoy, ICMAB

  • Photocatalysts based on TiO2/Au/Bacterial cellulose

    Lead by Anna Roig
    Main collaborations: Jordi Llorca,Universitat Politècnica de Barcelona