Conference at the Residence for Researchers: "Unexplored Antarctica" by Ramón Larramendi, with Jordi Dachs

Ramón Larramendi is one of the most recognized polar explorers on an international level, an activity that was pioneering in Spain. Throughout his life he has traveled more than 33,700 kilometers through the Arctic and the Antarctic without any motorized means.

He is the creator of the eco-vehicle Sledge of Wind, resorted to his last adventure "Antarctica Inexplored", 2,538 kilometers, along with 3 other explorers, crossing the Antarctic plateau, one of the most unknown regions of the planet, with a zero emission vehicle.

Monday, 3 June 2019

MIT and "La Caixa" select a project from the Biophysics of Lipids and Interfaces group of the IQAC-CSIC.

Olga López Serrano, from the Biophysics of Lipids and Interfaces group of the IQAC, has been selected, together with 11 other research projects, by the 'La Caixa' Foundation and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the second call of MIT-Spain 'La Caixa' Foundation Seed Fund.

The awarded project, "Advanced Lipid Nanostructures to overcome Blood-Brain-Barrier", of the research group led by Olga López, aims the design of lipid nanostructures to repair blood-brain barrier, the membrane that protects the brain. Nanostructures will also be designed to facilitate the access of drugs to the brain. The ultimate goal is to modify the permeability of the barrier to effectively treat diseases of the central nervous system, such as Alzheimer disease.

Monday, 3 June 2019

World Environment Day - 5 June 2019

On the occasion of this date and, on the other hand, the commemoration of the periodic table of chemical elements system by Dmitri I. Mendeleyev 150 years ago, IDAEA, together with Dones D'Avui.CAT, the Societat Catalana de Química and Aigües de Barcelona will celebrate the 9th edition of the Workshop Environment and Society: guidelines for environmental management (Medi ambient i societat: pautes per a la gestió ambiental).

Friday, 31 May 2019

Alèxia, Victoria and Cristina, winners of the Exporecerca prize for a work of biodegradable plastics, visit the IDAEA

Teresa Moreno, Director of the Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research (IDAEA), received on 23rd May three students who won the Exporecerca Jove awards. This contest was held on 28th February and, 1st and 2nd March 2019 in the Farga de Hospitalet de Llobregat in its 20 edition.

Alèxia Córdoba Masip, Victoria Dugo Pradas and Cristina Bros are three students of 4th of ESO at the Escola Mare de Déu de la Salut in Sabadell and won the prize in Category B of the contest for a work on the study of a biodegradable plastic.

 

Monday, 27 May 2019

Marc Marín García in the "IDAEA weekly seminar series" on 29th May 2019

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 29th at CID – Sala d’Actes room at 12 am.

Speaker: Marc Marín García
Title: Fluorimetric characterization of surface water dissolved organic matter through multivariate data analysis

Friday, 24 May 2019

Jornada: "Els Plans de seguretat sanitària vinculats a la reutilització de l’ERA de Gavà-Viladecans"

L'IDAEA-CSIC, CUADLL, el Parc Agrari i Aigües de Barcelona són beneficiaris de WaterProtect, mentre que moltes altres entitats involucrades en la gestió i ús de l'aigua al Baix Llobregat han mostrat de forma expressa el seu suport al projecte.

Antoni Ginebreda Martí,com a responsable del Projecte Waterprotect a l’àmbit del Llobregat i Professor Investigador de l'IDAEA-CSIC moderarà la taula rodona de la Jornada.

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Rayana Al Manasfi in the "IDAEA weekly seminar series"

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 22nd at CID – Sala d’Actes room at 12 am.

Speaker: Rayana Al Manasfi
Title: The fate of waterborn contaminants and agroecosystems

Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Inaugurated photo exhibition "There is a light that never goes out" by Silvia Panarello (IQAC)

On April 23, the photo exhibition "There is a light that never goes out" by Silvia Panarello was inaugurated, Predoctoral Researcher at the Advanced Chemistry Institute of Catalonia (IQAC). Photographs are the day to day of his work. As well as chemistry must be the day to day of your life.

The title of the exhibition is based on a song. So Silvia suggests that you feel free to associate the title of other songs or a part of the lyrics to the photo that inspire you. Markers and post-its are available next to the photos. It is also possible to add more than one song to the same photo, whatever the language or musical genre.

Monday, 20 May 2019

Festival "Pint of Science" del 20 al 22 de mayo

Del 20 al 22 de mayo, se celebra el festival "Pint of Science". Este festival se celebra en 23 paises de todo el mundo en las mismas fechas. En Barcelona participan 14 bares donde se darán 84 charlas de divulgación científica de diversos temas. También en 14 poblaciones de Catalunya (Ascó, Balaguer, Barcelona, Blanes, Flix, Lleida, Móra d'Ebre, Móra la Nova, Reus, Sant Cugat del Vallès, Tarragona, Tortosa, Vic, Vinebre) y 73 en toda España. Como es muy difícil llevar la gente a los laboratorios, así que ¿porqué no llevamos los laboratorios a la gente? Es una manera de aprender de ciencia mientras te tomas una cerveza con amigos.

 

Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Nanobiotechnology for Diagnostics (Nb4D) (IQAC-CSIC/CIBER-BBN) requiere de un Técnico Superior en Laboratorio de Análisis y de Control de Calidad

Perfil del Puesto

Técnico de laboratorio para incorporarse a un servicio de producción de anticuerpos del CSIC con alta motivación y para trabajar en equipo. Los requisitos para los contratos en prácticas: Imprescindible estar en posesión de formación profesional de grado medio o superior o títulos oficialmente reconocidos como equivalentes. Que no hayan transcurrido más de cinco años, o de siete cuando el contrato se concierte con un trabajador con discapacidad, desde la terminación de los estudios. Ningún trabajador podrá estar contratado en prácticas en la misma o distinta empresa por tiempo superior a dos años en virtud de la misma titulación. En la inscripción, el/la candidato/a deberá adjuntar Informe de Vida Laboral. La duración del contrato no podrá ser inferior a seis meses ni exceder de dos años. Este contrato podrá ser financiado por el Fondo Europeo de Desarrollo Regional (FEDER).

 

Tuesday, 14 May 2019

Reunió "Estat de les aigües a la Vall Baixa i delta del Llobregat" - 14 de mayo de 2019

CSIC, IDAEA, CUADLL, the Parc Agrari and Aigües de Barcelona are beneficiaries of WaterProtect, while many other entities involved in water use and management in the Baix LLobregat have expressed their support for the project.

Miren López de Alda, as responsible of the WaterProtect project in the Llobregat area and as IDAEA-CSIC Scientific Researcher, will present the Workshop.

 

Thursday, 9 May 2019

XVII Celebración Día Internacional de la Seguridad y la Salud en el Trabajo en la Delegación del CSIC en Catalunya

Conferencia y mesa redonda sobre la coordinación de actividades, planificación preventiva, riesgos psicosociales, trabajos de campo y comisiones de prevención en los centros por el Comité de Seguridad y Salud y Servicio de Prevención de Riesgos del CSIC en Catalunya y Baleares.

Monday, 29 April 2019

IV Jornada de estimación del abuso de drogas y análisis de aguas residuales con fines epidemiológicos

Miren López de Alda participates as speaker and in the final round table talks next 7th May 2019. This wokshop aim the exposition of abuse of drugs and other substances consumption, indicators and measurement methods, presentation of the current research in the field of the Epidemiology of Wastewater and exchange of knowledge of different disciplines.

Monday, 29 April 2019

"PostBooks 2: (Hi)story of the Book" exhibition at the CID-CSIC Library

From April 23 you can already visit the CID Library the exhibition "Postbooks 2: (Hi)story of the Book".

...Se cuenta en todas partes que en las inmediaciones de Maguncia vivía este Juan, conocido como Gutenberg, que fue el primer inventor de la imprenta, sólo gracias a los caracteres metálicos, los libros se fabrican rápida, correcta y elegantemente...

Wednesday, 24 April 2019

IQAC Seminar - Prof. Andrew Kirk Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and McGill Institute for Advanced Materials McGill University

Next Wednesday 8th May will take place at 10:30 am in the Sala d'Actes room - CID the IQAC Seminar by Prof. Andrew Kirk, from the McGill University.

Speaker: Prof. Andrew Kirk (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and McGill Institute for Advanced Materials - McGill University)
Title: Photonic biosensing: opportunities and challenges

Wednesday, 24 April 2019

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