Public thesis defense of Alexandre Puyguiraud in the Montpellier University

We communicate that Alexandre Puyguiraud defends his PhD Thesis on 25th April in the Montpellier University

Title: "Upscaling Transport in Heterogeneous Media: from Pore to Darcy scale through Continuous Time Random Walks"
PhD Thesis: Alexandre Puyguiraud
Location: Conference Room of the IEM building - Montpellier University
Date: Wednesday, 25th April 2019 – 2:15 pm


Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Postgraduate course "Stochastic Modelling of Transport in Heterogeneous Media" addressed to physicists, chemists and engineers

"Stochastic Modelling of Transport in Heterogeneous Media"

Lecturers: Marco Dentz and Juan Hidalgo (IDAEA-CSIC)

Postgraduate course addressed to physicists, chemists and engineers, organized in five 2-hour sessions

Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Juan Andrés Pinos Flores in the "Environmental Sciences Seminar Series" on 24th April 2019

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 24th at CID – Sala d'Actes room at 12 am.

Speaker: Juan Andrés Pinos Flores
Title: Can drop characteristics explain differences in isotopic composition between open rainfall and throughfall?

Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Presentació estudi "Mascaretes antipol·lució a examen" a càrrec de Xavier Querol

Presentació a càrrec del bacc de l'estudi realitzat conjuntament amb l'IDAEA sobre l'efectivitat de les mascaretes per reduïr l'exposició a les partícules en suspensió que fan servir els ciclistes urbans. Amb l'investigador Xavier Querol explicarem els detalls del resultat de l'estudi, les mesures i consells per aplicar-ho al dia a dia.

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Max Giannetta in the "Environmental Sciences Seminar Series" on 10th April 2019

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 10th at CID – Sala d'Actes room at 12 am.

Speaker: Max Giannetta
Title: Using stable isotopes to predict microbial activity in the subsurface

Monday, 8 April 2019

Sciex Seminar about QTOF X500R - 12th April at 9.30 a.m. in the CID Sala d'Actes

You are invited to attend the next Sciex seminar about the X500R QTOF on 12th April at  9.30 a.m.

The IDAEA have this instrument installed in the mass laboratory and it already has experience working with it, so three people from the staff will present the work done with this instrument.

Tuesday, 2 April 2019

Cycle of conferences to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the discovery of the periodic table by Dmitri Mendeleev

The General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) proclaimed 2019 as the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements (IYPT 2019), coinciding with the 150th anniversary of the brilliant discovery by the chemist Dmitri Mendeleev of the periodic system in 1869.

Friday, 29 March 2019

Jordi Palau Capdevila (IDAEA) among the 24 early career scientists according to ACS publications

This research is part of that Jordi Palau Capdevila has been doing in recent years at IDAEA. Thomas Hofstetter, one of the 24 associated editors of the magazine, has chosen the article by Jordi Palau Capdevila and this is a short summary of the research carried out:

Distinct Dual C–Cl Isotope Fractionation Patterns during Anaerobic Biodegradation of 1,2-Dichloroethane: Potential To Characterize Microbial Degradation in the Field


Thursday, 28 March 2019

Carmín Azucena Chávez Moreno in the "Environmental Sciences Seminar Series" on 27th March 2019

Announcement for IDAEA weekly seminar series taking place this Wednesday 27th at CID – Sala d’Actes room at 12 am.

Speaker: Carmín Azucena Chávez Moreno
Title: Determination of parabens and benzophenones in body creams, sun blockers and wastewater by MSFIA-SPE-HPLC-UV and its photocatalytic degradation


Monday, 25 March 2019

UN-WATER - 22nd March World Water Day - Leaving no one behind

Water is an essential building block of life. It is more than just essential to quench thirst or protect health; water is vital for creating jobs and supporting economic, social, and human development.

2019 Theme: Leaving no one behind

The theme for World Water Day 2019 is ‘Leaving no one behind,’ which is the central promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: as sustainable development progresses, everyone must benefit.


Thursday, 21 March 2019