• 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

Pinholes are pitfalls for high performance solar cells

Nanowerk Nanotechnology Research News Jan 30, 2015

The most popular next-generation solar cells under development may have a problem - the top layer is full of tiny pinholes, researchers have found.

DNA nanoswitches reveal how life's molecules connect (w/video)

Nanowerk Nanotechnology Research News Jan 30, 2015

An accessible new way to study molecular interactions could lower cost and time associated with discovering new drugs.

Demystifying nanocrystal solar cells

Phys.org: Nanomaterials News Jan 28, 2015

ETH researchers have developed a comprehensive model to explain how electrons flow inside new types of solar cells made of tiny crystals. The model allows[…]

Researchers use oxides to flip graphene conductivity

Phys.org: Nanomaterials News Jan 26, 2015

Graphene, a one-atom thick lattice of carbon atoms, is often touted as a revolutionary material that will take the place of silicon at the heart[…]

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[…]

Inventory Finds Increase in Consumer Products Containing Nanoscale Materials

Nanotechnology RSS Feed from the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies Oct 28, 2013

The updated Nanotechnology Consumer Products Inventory now contains 1,628 consumer products that have been introduced to the market since 2005, representing a 24 percent increase[…]

 

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