Contract for technician position at Environmental Geochemistry and Atmospheric Group (EGAR)

Puesto de trabajo:

Técnica/o Superior laboratorio ambiental
Lugar: Instituto de Diagnóstico Ambiental y Estudios del Agua. IDAEA-CSIC
Grupo investigación: EGAR Environmental Geochemistry and Atmospheric Research (
Dirección: C/ Jordi Girona 18, 08034 Barcelona

Técnicas de preparación y pretratamiento de muestras para control atmosférico
Técnicas químicas para posterior análisis:

Thursday, 19 March 2020

Las medidas para frenar el coronavirus hacen que la calidad del aire mejore

Xavier Querol, experto en calidad del aire e investigador del CSIC, advierte que en Italia ya se empiezan a ver los primeros síntomas de mejora y, por tanto, cabe esperar lo mismo en España. “Ya hay resultados con más detalles del Valle del Po, en Milán; aquí llevamos 10 días de retraso, si seguimos una evolución similar, se verá entonces”, advierte.

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

IQAC Seminar - Dr. Miguel Alcalde - Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry (ICP-CSIC) on 4th March

Next Wednesday, 4th of March, Dr. Miguel Alcalde from Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry (ICP-CSIC) (Madrid), will deliver a lecture at 'Sala d'actes' room at 12:00 pm.

Speaker: Dr. Miguel Alcalde (Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry (ICP-CSIC))
Title: Dream biocatalysts by directed evolution
Date: 4th March 2020


Friday, 28 February 2020

Workshop at IDAEA: “Plastics in the Environment: Toxicity and Biological Removal”

On Thursday, 5th March 2020, the Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research (IDAEA-CSIC) organizes the Workshop “Plastics in the Environment: Toxicity and Biological Removal”.

Workshop is open to anyone. Everybody is welcome!!

Tuesday, 25 February 2020

Extraordinary IQAC Seminar - Dr Olalla Vázquez (Philipps-Universität Marburg) on 24th February

We are glad to announce a Extraordinary IQAC Seminar that we will have the opportunity to listen to Dr Olalla Vázquez from Philipps-Universität Marburg.

Speaker: Dr Olalla Vázquez (Philipps-Universität Marburg)
Title: Optochemical Tools for Chemical Biology


Monday, 17 February 2020

Pere Colomer Vidal in the “IDAEA weekly seminar series” next 19th February

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 19th in the CID – Seminari B room at 12.00 p.m.

Speaker: Pere Colomer Vidal
Title: Plant uptake of perfluoroalkyl substances in a freshwater environment (Xiaoqing River, China)


Thursday, 13 February 2020

IQAC Seminar - Dr. Marc Vendrell (University of Edinburgh) on 11th February

We are glad to announce a IQAC seminar that we will have the opportunity to listen to Dr. Marc Vendrell (Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Imaging at University of Edinburgh),

Speaker: Dr. Marc Vendrell
Title: Chemistry, imaging and medicine: building bridges to foster innovation
Date: 11th February 2020


Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Talent Attraction

IDÆA is a multidisciplinary research institute focused on the scientific understanding of key environmental challenges facing society. IDÆA´s investigation, training, and education programmes cultivate fertile ground for cross-subject innovation from local to global scales.

Tuesday, 4 February 2020

PhD Position in Modeling of Induced Seismicity at GEoREST (IDAEA-CSIC-erc). Deadline to send the CV before 29th February 2020.

WE OFFER: 3-year PhD position for modeling induced post-injection seismicity as a result of fluid injection/extraction related to geothermal energy, geologic carbon storage and subsurface energy storage. The position is related to the ERC-StG project GEoREST (predictinG EaRthquakES induced by fluid injecTion), funded by the European Research Council (ERC). The candidate will perform her/his research at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) in a collaborative and enthusiastic environment.

QUALIFICATIONS: We are looking for highly motivated, perseverant and creative individuals with strong analytical and problem solving skills willing to leave their footprint on science. Candidates should hold a MSc in Engineering or Physics obtained within the last 3 years and have good knowledge on geomechanics and/or geotechnical engineering and hydrogeology. Experience in numerical modeling and programming will be appreciated.

Monday, 3 February 2020

‘La ciencia según Forges’, una exposición-homenaje a Antonio Fraguas, en Barcelona

Llega a la Residencia de Investigadores del CSIC la exposición homenaje de esta misma institución al dibujante Antonio Fraguas‘La Ciencia según Forges’. La muestra, enmarcada en el 80 aniversario del Consejo, recoge 66 viñetas de temática científica y tecnológica que el humorista gráfico publicó en El País entre 1995 y 2018. 

Inauguración: 11 de febrero de 2020 18:00h
Fechas exposición: 11 de febrero de 2020 - 1 de marzo de 2020


Thursday, 30 January 2020

A 'Skills workshop' as part of the IDAEA weekly seminar series

We announce the next 'Skills workshop' to be held as part of the IDAEA weekly seminar series:

Title: Cómo hacer un buen pitch científico de 3 minutos
Date: Wednesday, 26th February 2020

Deadline for registration is 7th February.


Thursday, 30 January 2020

Contract for Project Manager and Fundraiser Working for the IDAEA-CSIC

WE OFFER: To work for a leading multidisciplinary environmental research institute, recently awarded Center of Excellence Severo Ochoa, with the primary objective of enhancing research potential and output by attracting external funding and elaborating international project proposals.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The successful applicant will be responsible for the expansion of research activities within the institute by raising income received by the various IDAEA research groups. Specific tasks will include (1) identifying calls and helping to formulate proposals at European and Worldwide levels, targeting agencies, foundations and both the private and public sector; (2) involvement in technical and financial planning and management of research projects successfully won.


Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Philip Hopke invited speaker at the “IDAEA weekly seminar series”

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Tuesday 4th February in the CID – Seminari B room at 11.00 a.m.

Speaker: Philip Hopke
Title: The origins of PM2.5 in Beijing China during the period of its worst conditions
Date: 4th February 2020

Time: 11.00 am.


Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Kickoff meeting of the Spanish InterPore Chapter

The International Society for Porous Media (InterPore) is a non-profit-making independent scientific organization established in 2008. It aims to advance and disseminate knowledge for the understanding, description, and modeling of natural and industrial porous media systems. For information at a glance, please download the InterPore brochure from 2019.

Friday, 24 January 2020

Tybaud Goyetche in the “IDAEA weekly seminar series” on 29th January

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 29th in the CID – Seminari B room at 12.00 p.m.

Speaker: Tybaud Goyetche
Title: Effects of a heavy rain event on the hydrodynamical and hydrogeochemical parameters in an alluvial coastal aquifer


Wednesday, 22 January 2020