Kasper Moth-Poulsen joins the department of Chemical Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Barcelona (UPC) to setup a chemical energy laboratory.
Welcome to Lorette, Lukas, Paulius, Pedro, Nicolo and Pankaj at the ICMAB-CSIC institute in Barcelona.
Kasper becomes an elected member of the Swedish Royal Academy of Engineering Sciences.
Kasper becomes Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC)
A warm welcome to new PhD students Monika Shamsabadi and Lidiya Muhammad, and Researcher Hannes Schomaker!
Kasper recieved the Göran Gustafsson Award from the Swedish Royal Academy of Science.
Congratulations to Alicja for defending her PhD thesis.
Title: “Synthesis of Nanoparticles and Organometallic Complexes for Gas Sensing” Link
Congratulations to Xin Wen for defending her PhD thesis.
Title: “Control Synthesis and Microstructure Studies of Metal Nanoparticles” Link
Kasper got Nordblad-Ekstrand medal from the Swedish Chemistry Society (SSF). You can read the motivation here (in Swedish)
Kasper Moth-Poulsen's project "PHOTOTHERM" (Photo Thermal Management Materials) has been granted to European Research Council Consolidator Grants 2020
Congratulations to Anna Pekkari for defending her PhD thesis.
Title: “Colloidal synthesis of metal nanoparticles: Mechanistic studies and development of flow synthesis routes” Link
Nov 2020: Kasper has been apointed associated editor of Journal Materials Chemistry C and Materials Advances
Nov 2020: Warm welcome to new postdoc Helen Hölzel.
Oct 2020 We have receive funding from FET-PROACT program, EU-Horizon 2020: "Breakthrough zero-emissions energy generation for full decarbonization" Link
Aug 2020 Spin-off from Kasper's groups were launched in Q3-Q4 2020: Solartes AB and NanoScientifica Scandinavia AB.
Congratulations to Elham for defending her PhD thesis.
Title: “Synthesis of Novel Fluorine-Free Salts for Battery Electrolytes”
Warm goodbye to Johnas and Behabitu who has been part of the group since 2013.
Congratulations to Xin Wen (PhD student) for defending her licentiate thesis.
Title: “Synthesis and Microstructure Studies of Metal Nanoparticles Synthesized with a Mixture of Cationic and Anionic Surfactants”
Congratulations to Anna Pekkari (PhD student) for the supplementary cover on ACS Applied Applied Materials and Interface. (Link of the cover)
Description: A single-phase, continuous-flow synthesis leads to Pd nanocubes and PdPt core-shell nanoparticles. The catalytic function is demonstrated in a NO2 reduction reaction experiment. (Link of the paper)
The article "Molecular solar thermal energy storage in photoswitch oligomers increases energy densities and storage times" is in TOP 50 Nature Communications chemistry and materials science articles published in 2018. Congratulations!!