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  Last Updated: June 10, 2013 
Nanotechnology Activities Survey in Spain

Name of the Laboratory High Pressure Chemical Engineering
Department Chemical Enginering Department
Institution

University of Valladolid

Institution (Acronym) UVA
Contact Person (e-mail) ALONSO SANCHEZ, Esther
Address Prado de la Magdalena s/n
Postal code Valladolid-Spain
Province Valladolid
Autonomous Region Castilla y León
Country Spain
Phone 983 42 31 75
Fax 983 42 33 10
Website http://www.iq.uva.es
Main Research Areas

* Nanoparticles synthesis and precipitation.
* Reactions in supercritical fluids. Supercritical water oxidation processes. Development of reactors: cooled wall reactor, transpiring wall reactor, and tubular reactor. Design and development of pilot and demonstration plant facilities.
* Process integration at high pressure. Development of process for different applications.
* Modelling and scale-up Thermodynamics, mass-tranfer, kinetics, hydrodynamics.


Participating Projects

* SHYMAN—Sustainable Hydrothermal Manufacturing of Nanomaterials. - http://www.shyman.eu/
Coordinator: Mª Jose Cocero: EU’s SEVENTH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME (FP7). THEME [NMP.2011.1.4-1] (9700000.000 €)

* Síntesis de catalizadores en dióxido de carbono supercrítico para la conversión selectiva de celulosa en compuestos químicos base commodities
Coordinator: Esther Alonso Sánchez: MICINN (145200.000 €)

* Desarrollo de procesos en formulación de compuestos naturales para su uso como biocidas y aditivos alimentarios
Coordinator: Mª José Cocero: Junta de Castilla y León (283000.000 €)


Three more relevant publications within 2010-2013

*   S. G. Aspromonte, A. Sastre, A. V. Boix, M. J. Cocero, E. Alonso - Microporous & Mesoporous Materials, 148 (1), 2012, pp. 53-61

*   De Paz, E., Martín, A., Cocero, M. J. - The Journal of Supercritical Fluids 72, 125-133, (2012)

*   Varona, S., Martin, A., Cocero, M. J. - Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 50, 4, 2088-97, (2011)


Instruments and equipment available

* Plantas de extracci�n, precipitaci�n y reacci�n en medio supercr�tico
* Torre de secado en spray "escala piloto"
* Bombas, compresores, y autoclaves para presión (hasta 400 bar)


funding 2010-2013 (In thousand Euro)
 
MECD/MINECO/MINETUR
CC.AA.
UE
Private
Total for years
2010
38250
0
0
60300
98550
2011
273470
0
0
108700
382170
2012
350000
0
500000
74800
924800
2013
130000
0
250000
5000
385000
Total for organism type
791720
-
750000
248800

Total 2010-2013

1790520


Number of researchers (47)
Permanent positions (Prof, Dr) 6
PhD(contracted) 3
PhD Students 15
Technicians 2
Others 12
PhD 2010-2013 8
PhD Ramon y Cajal (currently) 1

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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