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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2n Best Poster Award

Our Ph. D. student Verónica Montes García has received the 2nd best poster award at the International Conference on Enhanced Spectroscopies. The poster communication was entitled "Au@Ag SERRS tags coupled to a lateral flow immunoassay for the sensitive detection of Pneumolysin".
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Recent Publications

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, in press
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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
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Nanoplasmonically-engineered Random Lasing in Organic Semiconductor Thin Films

E. Heydari, I. Pastoriza-Santos, L. M. Liz-Marzán, J. Stumpe
Nanoscale Horizons, 2017, 2, 261-266
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