•  On the occasion of the centenary of the Nobel Prize award to Fritz Haber, from November 7 to June 30, 2019 the CRAI-Library of Physics and Chemistry of the University of Barcelona will exhibit its bibliographic collection 'Fritz Haber: both sides of a Nobel Prize' (More information)
•  Ice rule fragility via topological charge transfer in artificial colloidal ice. András Libál, Dong Yun Lee, Antonio Ortiz-Ambriz, Charles Reichhardt, Cynthia J.O. Reichhardt, Pietro Tierno & Cristiano Nisoli. Nature Communications (2018) 9:4146.
 Reduced graphene oxide/iron oxide nanohybrid flexible electrodes grown by laser-based technique for energy storage applications. A. Queraltó, A. Pérez del Pino, C. Logofatu, A. Datcu, R. Amade, E. Bertran-Serra, E. György. Ceramics International 44 (2018) 20409–20416.
Ex vivo assessment and in vivo validation of non-invasive stent monitoring techniques based on microwave spectrometry. Carolina Gálvez-Montón, Gianluca Arauz-Garofalo, Oriol Rodriguez-Leor, Carolina Soler-Botija, Susana Amorós García de Valdecasas, Flavio David Gerez-Britos, Antoni Bayes-Genis, Juan Manuel O’Callaghan, Ferran Macià, Javier Tejada. Scientific Reports, 2018, 8:14808.
Corrosion of AISI316 as containment material for latent heat thermal energy storage systems based on carbonates. J. Gallardo-González, Mònica Martínez, Camila Barreneche, Ana Inés Fernández, Ming Liu, N.H. Steven Tay, FrankBruno, Mercè Segarra. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells. Volume 186, November 2018, Pages 1-8
• ColorSensing, a new spin-off of the University of Barcelona, ​​has developed a technology that measures the quality and freshness of packaged food without opening it. This technology emerged from a research project led by Dr. Daniel Prades, from the Department of Electronic and Biomedical Engineering of the Faculty of Physics of the University of Barcelona, ​​and who is currently the strategy executive director of the spin-off (More information on this link)




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"Optical and Magnetic Molecular Switches: from Solid State to Solution"

By Dr. Rodolphe Clérac, CNRS-Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal and Université de Bordeaux (France)

Date: 22/11/2018 at 16:00h
Venue: Aula Magna Enric Casassas (Faculty of Chemistry)

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"New insights into structure and accessibility of the allomorphic forms of cellulose"

Dr. Diana Ciolacu “Petru Poni” Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Iasi, Romania

Date: 20/11/2018 at 12:00h
Venue: Aula Magna Eduard Fontseré (Faculty of Physics)

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"Nanoplasmonic Biosensing Through Colloid Chemistry"

By Dr. Luis M. Liz-Marzán, Ikerbasque Research Professor, Scientific Director CIC biomaGUNE, Donostia-San Sebastian

Date: 01/02/2019 at 11:30h
Venue: Aula Magna Enric Casassas (Faculty of Chemistry)