INA – Instituto de Nanociencia de Aragón

Research areas

  Research areas


Research areas:

Research lines:

  1. Spintronics
  2. Magnetoresistive granular sensors
  3. Magnetismand magneto transporting thin layers
  4. Studyof the nanostructures with Scanning Tunneling Microscopy  (STM)
  5. Study of the nanostructures with local prove microscopies (AFM, MFM)
  6. “Dip-pen” nanolithography
  7. Micro- and nanoelectromechanical Systems (MEMS, NEMS)
  8. Nanofabricationthrough“dual-beam”
  9. High and ultra-high resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy (HRTEM, UHRTEM)
  10. Nanomaterials for biomedical applications
    1. Inorganic nanoparticles
    2. Organic nanoparticles
    3. Nanostructures functionalization
  11. Nanodiagnostics
    1. Magnetic biosensors
    2. Optic biosensors
    3. Contrast agents for medical imaging
  12. Nanotherapy
    1. Drug delivery:
      1. (i)mobilevectors;
      2. (ii)fixedplatforms;
      3. (iii) through biological structures (transfection, using dendritic cells)
    2. Hiperthermia
  13. Nanotoxicity
    1. Biocompatibility
    2. Biodistribution
    3. Citotoxicity
  14. Nanoporous interphases: microreactors and sensors
  15. Hybrid membranes
  16. Carbon nanotubes and nanofibers
  17. Nanocomposites
  18. Organicand organic-inorganic hybrid mono and multilayers
  19. Organic polymers for optical applications
  20. Safety in the handling of nanomaterials