• Molecular

    Nanotechnology Lab

    Advanced nanomaterials for energy

     
  • “This book constitutes the most complete and updated monograph devoted to energy in its many different aspects”

    Prof. Nazario Martín

    IMDEA-Nanociencia

     
  • Novel titania for light harvesting

    Patent filed #201300536 (2013)

     
  • Catalyst for business

    Mesoporous zeolites highlighted in Technology Review

    Technology review 11/11/2013

     
  • New developments on nanotechnology for energy

    Recent advances in mesoporous materials for clean technologies

    ChemSocRev 2014 (in press)

     
     
  • Incorporation of chemical functionalities in mesoporous materials

    Sol-gel Coordination Chemistry Approach

    Chem. Cat. Chem. (5) 840-844 (2013)

     
  • Magnetic hybrid mesoporous materials

    Magnetite-containing silica with excellent magnetic properties

     
  • Hierarchical zeolites: a commercial reality

    The first commercial FCC catalyst with surfactant-templated mesoporous zeolite

    Chem. Cat. Chem. (6) 46-66 (2014)

     

WE WORK AT THE CROSSROADS OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, NANOTECHNOLOGY AND CHEMICAL ENGINEERING TO PRODUCE NOVEL MATERIALS

About Us

Welcome to the Molecular Nanotechnology Lab, a research group devoted to the synthesis, characterization and application of advanced nanomaterials.

We work at the crossroads of materials chemistry, nanotechnology and chemical engineering to produce novel materials for a wide range of applications, from catalysis to energy production and storage.

 

WE PRODUCE NOVEL MATERIALS FOR A WIDE RANGE OF APPLICATIONS, FROM CATALYSIS TO ENERGY PRODUCTION AND STORAGE

Meet the Team

Dr. Javier García Martínez

Group Leader

Aida Grau Atienza

PhD student

Dr. Noemi Linares Pérez

Doctor

Marisa Rico Santacruz

PhD student

Dr. Elena Serrano Torregrosa

Doctor

 

Advances in Nanotechnology

Glass coating improves battery performance

Phys.org: Nanomaterials News Mar 2, 2015

Lithium-sulfur batteries have been a hot topic in battery research because of their ability to produce up to 10 times more energy than conventional batteries,[…]

Plasmonic nanostructures could lead to big benefits for everything from TVs to microscopes

Nanowerk Nanotechnology Research News Mar 2, 2015

Researchers are investigating the manipulation of light in plasmonic nanostructures using the dephasing and population dynamics of electron-hole-pairs in metal coated, core-shell semiconductor nanowires. The[…]

Silver nanoparticles adorn graphene to utilise light efficiently

Nanowerk Nanotechnology Research News Mar 2, 2015

Researchers designed a novel device based on graphene and metal nanoparticles that shows greatly enhanced response to light and is colour sensitive. This may foster[…]

Electrochemical 'fingers' unlock battery's inner potential

Phys.org: Nanomaterials News Feb 27, 2015

Lithium-ion batteries unleash electricity as electrochemical reactions spread through active materials. Manipulating this complex process and driving the reactions into the energy-rich heart of each[…]

New CPSC Nanotechnology Center Would Focus on Risks to Consumers

Nanotechnology RSS Feed from the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies Feb 20, 2015

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has requested $7 million in funding for a new center focused on nanotechnology in consumer products.

A Statement about the PEN Consumer Products Inventory and Titanium Dioxide

Nanotechnology RSS Feed from the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies Jun 18, 2014

There has been much confusion and misinformation in recent weeks about our Consumer Products Inventory (CPI). Much of this confusion was sparked by a recent[…]

 

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