• Laboratorio de química forense medio ambiental del Servicio de Criminalística de la Guardia Civil 

      Alamilla Orellana, Francisco (2017-12-14)
      El Servicio de Criminalística de la Guardia Civil, situado en Madrid da servicio especializado a Policía Judicial en toda España, dispone de Laboratorios Provinciales y se estructura en departamentos técnicos: Ingeniería ...
    • Materials chemistry: design and synthesis of luminescent and biologically active materials 

      Hix, Gary B. (2018-10-02)
      The need to synthesise new materials is driven by the need for materials with specific properties. Those properties are determined by the final application. In this talk we will explore the design of materials which are ...
    • Materials chemistry: Design, Synthesis and Functionality 

      Hix, Gary (2017-09-28)
      The need to synthesise new materials is driven by the need for materials with specific functionality, which is in turn driven by the intended final application. In this talk we will explore the design of materials based ...
    • Metal Phosphonate MOFs: Attractive properties for exploitation 

      Demadis, Konstantinos (2017-09-28)
      The field of phosphonate-based MOFs has known a significant renaissance during the last decade. Apart from academic curiosity, such materials are sought for their superior properties, stability (towards high Ts and hydrolysis) ...
    • Metallic ceramics: a new "Old generation" of catalysts with tunable selectivity 

      Giordano, Cristina (2017-03-06)
      One of the key conditions for a successful catalytic process is the catalyst itself. This apparently naïve assertion in fact holds a great implication, such as the possibility to have a fine control on crucial chemical ...
    • Powder diffraction at ALBA synchrotron 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2017-03-17)
      This talk is devoted to explain the uses of powder diffraction at MSPD (material science and powder diffraction) of ALBA synchrotron light source. General characteristics of the beamline are: Station 1 - High Pressure ...
    • Powder diffraction at ALBA synchrotron 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2015-03-23)
      This talk is devoted to explain the uses of powder diffraction at MSPD (material science and powder diffraction) of ALBA synchrotron light source. General characteristics of the beamline are: Station 1 - High Pressure ...
    • Processing and characterisation of calcium sulphoaluminate ecocements containing Microencapsulated Phase Change Materials 

      Santacruz-Cruz, Maria Isabel; Romero-Espinosa, Andrea; Sanfelix, Susana G.; Cuesta-Garcia, Ana Maria; Gomez-de-la-Torre, Maria de los Angeles; [et al.] (2018-07-17)
      Calcium SulphoAluminate (CSA) cements can be considered as ecocements, since their production releases up to 40% less CO2 than Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) [1]. In addition, Microencapsulated Phase Change Materials (MPCM) ...
    • Quantitative analysis of cementitious materials by X-ray ptychographic nanotomography 

      Shirani, Shiva; Cuesta, Ana; De la Torre, Ángeles G.; da Silva, Julio Cesar; Karpov, Dmitry; [et al.] (2021)
      Cement manufacturing is responsible for ~7% of the anthropogenic CO2 emissions and hence, decreasing the CO2 footprint, in a sustainable, safe, and cost-effective way, is a top priority. It is also key to develop more ...
    • Rheology of fresh mortar 

      Banfill, Phillip F.G. (2016-05-25)
      Resumen: Los materiales basados en cementos presentan una enorme importancia tecnológica. Para una correcta utilización es necesario que sea posible su transporte y conformado en un estado “fresco”, por lo que es fundamental ...
    • ¿Se pueden conseguir plásticos barrera a medida? 

      López González, M. Mar C. (2015-11-09)
      La Industria del Envase y Embalaje forma parte de uno de los sectores principales de aplicación de los materiales polímeros. De todos es conocido que el vidrio, papel y metales que durante muchos años se utilizaron en el ...
    • Síntesis, caracterización y propiedades de las zeolitas 

      Rey, Fernando (2014-04-10)
      El Dr. Fernando Rey, Profesor Científico del Instituto Universitario mixto de Tecnología Química de Valencia (CSIC-UPV), es especialista en síntesis y caracterización de zeolitas, campo en el que cuenta con más de un ...
    • Solar Energy Harvesting on S- and N-doped nanoporous Carbons 

      Bandosz, Teresa J. (2015-04-15)
      Nowadays heteroatom-containing carbonaceous materials such as graphene or CNT have gained more and more attention of the scientists searching for inexpensive substitutes of the catalysts for energy related applications ...
    • Synchrotron Radiation and ALBA Facility 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2017-03-17)
      ALBA synchrotron light source (www.cells.es) is the largest Spanish research infrastructure that started full operation of its first 7 beamlines on February 2013. I will divide the talk in three parts: i) the general ...
    • Synchrotron radiation: science & applications 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2015-03-23)
      This general talk is devoted to briefly introduce the main uses and applications of synchrotron radiation. An initial introduction will be dedicated to describe a synchrotron as a Large Facility devoted to produce photons ...
    • Synthesis of active Belite-Alite-Ye'elimite clinker (BAY) 

      Zea-Garcia, Jesus D.; García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel; Gomez-de-la-Torre, Maria de los Angeles; Santacruz-Cruz, Maria Isabel (2016-06-29)
      Ordinary Portland cement (OPC) is an environmentally contentious material, as for every ton of OPC produced, on average, 0.97 tons of CO2 are released. Ye'elimite-rich cements are considered as eco-cements because their ...
    • Synthesis of porous graphene/TiO2 by use of recycled graphite 

      Jiménez-Jiménez, José; Algarra-González, Manuel; Rodríguez-Aguado, Elena; Rodriguez-Castellon, Enrique (2016-09-16)
      Graphene-based nanomaterials are a kind of new technological materials with high interest for physicists, chemists and materials scientists. Graphene is a two-dimensional (2-D) sheet of carbon atoms in a hexagonal configuration ...
    • Tailored novel phosphonate-based hybrid materials by design for diverse applications 

      Demadis, Konstantinos (2018-10-02)
      Hybrid materials are composed of an organic and an inorganic part, placed together in such a way that the final product has defined structures and properties. Among the plethora of hybrid materials, coordination polymers ...
    • The photogrammetry method and 3D virtualization technology as a learning tool in the flipped classroom at COVID-19 time. 

      Pérez-Ramos, Alejandro; Rodríguez-Ruiz, María Dolores; Bentabol-Manzanares, Maria Jose (IATED Academy/I. Gómez Chova, A. López Martínez, I. Candel Torres, 2021-03)
      From 2016-2017 academic year, The “Flipped Classroom” pedagogical methodology was launched in the Crystallography and Mineralogy subject of the Chemical degree in the University of Malaga (UMA). The application of the ...
    • Uso de conductores iónicos de tipo óxido para aplicaciones energéticas. Introducción a las pilas de combustible y las membranas de separación de gases. 

      Magrasó, Anna (2015-10-26)
      Los conductores iónicos, y los conductores mixtos de iones y electrones tienen el potencial de servir como membranas en procesos relevantes en tecnologías avanzadas de generación de energía limpia y respetuosa con el medio ...