The research activity of the Colloid Chemistry Group is focused in the design and fabrication of novel nanostructured materials for a broad range of applications, including environmental sensing, biosensing, nanomedicine, theranostics, controlled release, catalysis.
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New cover in Nanoscale

Our new cover in Nanoscale journal from the paper entitled "Shape control in ZIF-8 nanocrystals and metal nanoparticles@ZIF-8 heterostructures". "The cover depicts Mr Sun Wu'kong, also known as the Monkey King, a mythological figure who each of his hairs possesses magical properties, capable of being transformed into different objects".

Recent Publications

Osteogenic effects of simvastatin-loaded mesoporous titania thin films

M. Lopez-Alvarez, V. López-Puente, C. Rodriguez-Valencia, P. Angelomé, L.M. Liz-Marzan, J. Serra, I. Pastoriza-Santos, P. Gonzalez
Biomed. Mater., 2017, in press

Shape control in ZIF-8 nanocrystals and metal nanoparticles@ZIF-8 heterostructures

G. Zheng, Z. Chen, K. Sentosun, I.Pérez-Juste, S. Bals, L. M. Liz-Marzán, I. Pastoriza-Santos, J. Pérez-Juste, M. Hong
Nanoscale, 2017, 9, 16645-16651

Pillar[5]arene-Based Supramolecular Plasmonic Thin Films for Label-free, Quantitative and Multiplex SERS Detection

V. Montes García, B. Gómez-González, D. Solís, J. Taboada, N. Jiménez Otero, J. de Uña-Álvarez, F. Obelleiro, L. García-Río, J. Perez-Juste, I. Pastoriza-Santos
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9 (31), 26372–26382