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  Last Updated: July 27, 2015 
Nanotechnology Activities Survey in Spain

Name of the Laboratory Research Group on Semiconductor Devices
Department Departamento de Física Aplicada
Institution

University of Salamanca

Institution (Acronym) USAL
Contact Person (e-mail) GONZALEZ SANCHEZ, Tomas
Address Pza. de la Merced s/n
Postal code 37008 Salamanca
Province Salamanca
Autonomous Region Castilla y León
Country Spain
Phone +34-923294436
Fax +34-923294584
Website http://www3.usal.es/~gelec/
Main Research Areas

* Modelling
* Ballistic transport
* RF and THz devices
* Electronic noise


Participating Projects

* Semiconductor nanodevices for room temperature THz emission and detection (ICT-2009-243845) - http://www.roothz.eu/
Coordinator: Javier Mateos López: European Comission (295.000 €)

* Narrow and wide bandgap nanoelectronics for improved efficiency in RF and THz applications (TEC2013-41640-R)
Coordinator: Javier Mateos López - Susana Pérez Santos: Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación - Dirección General de Investigación (126.000 €)

* Estudio de efectos térmicos en dispositivos de RF. Modelado y caracterización experimental
Coordinator: Tomás González Sánchez: Junta de Castilla y León (Consejería de Educación) (30.000 €)


Three more relevant publications within 2012-2015

* 'O. García-Pérez, Y. Alimi, A. M. Song, I. Iñiguez-de-la-Torre, S. Pérez, J. Mateos and T. González'
  I. Íñiguez-de-la-Torre, J. Mateos, Y. Roelens, C. Gardès, S. Bollaert and T. González - Applied Physics Letters 105, 113502 [1-4] (2014)

* 'Operation of GaN planar nanodiodes as THz detectors and mixers'
  I. Iñiguez-de-la-Torre, C. Daher, J.-F. Millithaler, J. Torres, P. Nouvel, L. Varani, P. Sangaré, G. Ducournau, C. Gaquière, T. Gonzalez and J. Mateos - IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology 4, 670-677 (2014)

* 'Phonon black-body radiation limit for heat dissipation in electronics'
  J. Schleeh, J. Mateos, I. Íñiguez-de-la-Torre, N. Wadefalk, P. A. Nilsson, J. Grahn and A. J. Minnich - Nature Materials 14, 187–192 (2015)


Instruments and equipment available

* Laboratorio de caracterización de nanodispositivos: mesa de puntas (Cascade M150), analizador de semiconductores (Keithley 4200-SCS), unidad de medidas pulsadas ultrarrápidas (Keithley 4225, pulsos de hasta 30 ns)
* Analizador de redes (Agilent N5244A PNA X hasta 43.5 GHz con medidor de figura de ruido)
* Cluster Linux 3 nodos (2xIntel Xeon ES-2680, 8 cores, 2.7 GHz, 32 GB RAM)
* Cluster Linux 18 nodos biprocesador: 8 (2×Xeon-5140, 2 Gb RAM, 250 Gb HD), 8 (2xQuad Core Xeon-E5520, 2.26GHz, 6 Gb RAM, 160 Gb HD), 2 (2xIntel Xeon 5650, 6 cores, 2.66 GHz)


funding 2012-2015 (In thousand Euro)
 
MECD/MINECO/MINETUR
CC.AA.
UE
Private
Total for years
2012
53
60
75
0
188
2013
53
60
75
0
188
2014
40
10
0
0
50
2015
40
10
0
0
50
Total for organism type
186
140
150
-

Total 2012-2015

476


Number of researchers (14)
Permanent positions (Prof, Dr) 6
PhD(contracted) 4
PhD Students 1
Technicians 1
Others 0
PhD 2012-2015 2
PhD Ramon y Cajal (currently) 0

Participation in other Networks

VARIABLES (Red Española de Variabilidad en Tecnologías, Circuitos y Sistemas Micro/Nanoelectrónicos)


Nanotechnology for structural applications
Nano powered ceramics
Composite materials containing nanocrystals or powders
Materials based on carbon nanotubes or fullerenes
Nanoparticulate coatings
Other - specify:
NanoTechnology for information processing storage and transmission
Nanoelectronics, materials and devices
Optoelectronics/optical materials and devices
Magnetic materials and devices
Organic (opto) electronics
Other - specify:
Nano(bio)technology for medical applications
Drug encapsulation
Targeted drug delivery, molecular recognition
Other - specify:
Nanotechnology for sensor applications
Nanostructured sensors
Sensors based on biological molecules
Other - specify:
Nanotechnology for (electro)chemical processing technologies
Filtration
Catalysts or electrodes with nano-structured surface
Other - specify:
Long-term research with generic applications
Self- assembly
Quantum physics, mesoscopic systems, chemical
Interfacing to organic / biological molecules
Other - specify:
Instruments and equipment, supporting sciences and technologies
Analytical equipment and techniques
Powder production and processing
Deposition equipment and techniques
Patterning equipment and techniques
Other - specify:


 
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