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Nanotechnology Activities Survey in Spain

Name of the Laboratory MBE Nanoestructuras cuánticas para optoelectrónica
Department Fabricación y caracterización de nanoestructuras Instituto de Microelectrónica de Madrid-IMM

Instituto de Microelectrónica de Madrid

Institution (Acronym) CSIC-Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científic
Contact Person (e-mail) BRIONES, Fernando / Jorge M. García Martínez / Luisa Gonzalez Soto / Yolanda González Díez
Address Isaac Newton,8
Postal code 28760 Tres Cantos - Madrid
Province Madrid
Autonomous Region Madrid
Country Spain
Phone +34 91 8060702
Fax +34 91 8060701
Main Research Areas

* Molecular beam epitaxy, self-assembling of nanostructures, QDs, QW, QRings
* In-situ characterisation techniques (Strain, Surface stoichiometry)
* Optoelectronics, Photovoltaic solar cells
* Magnetic nanoparticles biosensors,

Participating Projects

* IGMACELULAS: the innovation in Spain in photovoltaic solar cells based on III-V materials
Coordinator: Yolanda González Diez: MINECO IPT-2012-0878-120000

* Advances on optomechanics and nanomechanics systems for quantitative proteomic at single cell level
Coordinator: Javier Tamayo de Miguel: MINECO MAT2012-36197

* Quantum structures and new concepts for improved solar cell efficiency
Coordinator: Fernando Briones Fernández-Pola: MINECO ENE2012-37804-C02-02

Three more relevant publications within 2010-2013

*   Gema Martínez-Criado, Alejandro Homs, Benito Alén, Juan A. Sans, Jaime Segura-Ruiz, Alejandro Molina-Sánchez, Jean Susini, Jinkyoung Yoo, and Gyu-Chul - Nano Letters, 12, 5829 (2012)

*   Jeronimo Buencuerpo, Luis E. Munioz-Camuniez, Maria L. Dotor, and Pablo A. Postigo - Optics Express, 20, A452 (2012)

*   Diego Alonso-Álvarez, Jose María Ripalda, Benito Alén, Jose Manuel Llorens, Antonio Rivera, Fernando Briones - Advanced Materials, 23, 5256 (2011)

Instruments and equipment available

* Molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) of III-V semiconductors (In, Ga, Al, As, P, Sb)
* UHV sputtering of metals and compound semiconductors
* Nanolithography by e-beam, focused ion beam and oxidation by AFM
* Fabrication of magnetic, plasmonic and magnetoplasmonic nanostructures in UHV by sputtering (DC and RF), Knudsen cell and e-beam evaporator

Number of researchers (13)
Permanent positions (Prof, Dr) 8
PhD(contracted) 2
PhD Students 0
Technicians 0
Others 0
PhD 2010-2013 2
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: Celulas fotovoltaicas
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: Biosensores opticos con nanopartículas magnéticas
Nanotechnology for (electro)chemical processing technologies
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: Nanofotonica
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: MBE

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