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)


dijous, 13 febrer 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


dimecres, 5 febrer 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.

dimarts, 4 febrer 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.

dilluns, 3 febrer 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


dijous, 30 gener 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.


dijous, 30 gener 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.


dimarts, 28 gener 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.


dimarts, 28 gener 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.

divendres, 24 gener 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


dimecres, 22 gener 2020

Plan Formación 2020 – Personal CSIC

PRIMERA CONVOCATORIA (Inscripciones del 7 al 17 de enero de 2020):

• Fechas: del 11 al 15 de mayo de 2020
• Horario: de 9:30 a 14:30 horas
• Lugar: Seminario A del edificio García Domínguez


dimecres, 15 gener 2020

Rubén Francisco Martínez López in the “IDAEA weekly seminar series" on 22th January

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 22th in the CID – Seminari B room at 12.00 p.m.

Speaker: Rubén Francisco Martínez López
Title: Developmental exposure to fluoxetine reduces offspring basal cortisol concentration via life stage-dependent maternal transmission in zebrafish


dimecres, 15 gener 2020

Un trabajo del Instituto de Química Avanzada de Catalunya (IQAC) premiado en el Certamen Universitario Arquímedes 2019

Wei Chen, alumno del Máster en Química Farmacéutica (IQS-URL, Barcelona), así como sus tutores A. Shafir (IQAC) y A. Cuenca (IQS), han sido galardonado en Madrid en el XVIII Certamen Universitario Arquímedes 2019 para la investigación científica por su trabajo de fin de máster sobre una nueva familia de reacciones químicas de acoplamiento carbono-carbono.

dimecres, 15 gener 2020

The IQAC seminars start again in 2020 next wednesday 15th January

We are glad to announce a IQAC seminar that we will have the opportunity to listen to Dr. Maria Macias (IRB Barcelona - Institute for Research in BioMedicine of Barcelona)

Speaker: Dr. Maria Macias (Group Leader of Structural Characterization of Macromolecular Assemblies at Institute for Research in BioMedicine of Barcelona)
Title: Structural basis for genome-wide recognition of DNA clusters by SMAD transcription factors

dimarts, 14 gener 2020

Miriam Carolina Pérez Cova obtiene el primer premio del I Concurso Yo Investigo. Yo Soy CSIC

I Edición de los premios “Yo Investigo. Yo Soy CSIC” de divulgación científica. El concurso tiene como finalidad que investigadores e investigadoras predoctorales en formación del CSIC acerquen sus investigaciones y presenten los trabajos y los resultados de su tesis doctoral a un público no especializado empleando un lenguaje sencillo y accesible mediante un vídeo de tres minutos de duración.

Los tres primeros premios han sido:

   1. Miriam Carolina Pérez Cova (Institut de Diagnosi Ambiental i Estudis de l'Aigua - IDAEA) - Título: Nadando con la muerte.
   2. Patricia Contreras Tejada (Instituto de Ciencias Matemáticas - ICMAT) - Título: Las partículas cuánticas dan la cara.
   3. Andrea García Alonso (Instituto de Física de Cantabria - IFCA) - Título: 


dilluns, 13 gener 2020