Colloid Chemistry Group offers one position to develop a PhD thesis at CINBIO (University of Vigo) within the Pre-doctoral fellowships program of the Spanish MINECO (Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad).
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".
El grupo de Química Coloidal, con sede en el Cinbio, trabaja en sensores portátiles que determinen de manera rápida y sencilla la presencia de bacterias o sustancias químicas nocivas.
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Our publication entitled "Detection and imaging of quorum sensing in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm communities by surface-enhanced resonance Raman scattering" published in Nature Materials has been cited by the Newsletter of Soft Matter Composites this July 2017
Our Ph. D. student Verónica Montes García has received the award for the best oral communication presented at the 2nd Young Researchers Workshop on Biomaterials and Bioapplications. The oral communication was entitled "A SERRS-based lateral flow inmunoassay for ultrasensitive detection of biomolecules".
The cover image from the most recent issue of Small illustrates part of our communication "Encapsulation of Single Plasmonic Nanoparticles within ZIF-8 and SERS Analysis of the MOF Flexibility". View the article
Ana Cláudia Lobão defended her Ph.D. thesis, entitled "Noble metal-TiO2 Nanocomposites: Synthesis, Characterization and Catalytic Activity" on January 22, 2016 under supervision of Prof. Isabel Pastoriza Santos . CONGRATULATIONS!