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  • NEW (CRYO-)FIB MONSTER AT nanoGUNE

    On April 25, the Electron Microscopy group organized a seminar to present to the Basque community the opportunities that will be derived from the new (Cryo-)FIB equipment that will be installed in nanoGUNE.

  • Magnet-free chiral nanowires for spintronic devices

    Researchers from the Basque Nanoscience Research Center CIC nanoGUNE (San Sebastian, Spain), in collaboration with POLYMAT (San Sebastian, Spain), the Institute of Physics of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and the Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics (both in Halle, Germany) demonstrate the...

  • Los "jeroglíficos del microprocesador" de Evgenii Modin, foto seleccionada en FOTCIENCIA

    La imagen "Jeroglíficos de Microprocesador" de Evgenii Modin, especialista en Microscopía Electrónica del CIC nanoGUNE, ha sido seleccionada como una de las mejores imágenes científicas de 2021 en FOTCIENCIA. ¡Enhorabuena!

  • CIC nanoGUNE ampliará sus instalaciones de microscopía electrónica con un instrumento FIB único

    El Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación del Gobierno de España ha concedido 1,5 millones de euros a nanoGUNE con el objetivo de traer principalmente nuevas tecnologías FIB o tecnologías de Haz de Iones Focalizados al País Vasco (FIB, Focused Ion Beams). El equipo estará compuesto de un microscopio electrónico de haz...

  • CIC nanoGUNE y Astilleros Balenciaga colaboran en el análisis del acero naval

    CIC nanoGUNE y Astilleros Balenciaga han colaborado conjuntamente para comprobar que el proceso de conformado térmico del acero naval utilizado para la construcción de buques de mediano tamaño no afecta negativamente a la microestructura del material.

  • nanoGUNE PhD Workshop 2020

    The PhD researchers of nanoGUNE have organized a one-day event to celebrate the 11th anniversary of nanoGUNE. The workshop has consisted of three sessions: Spin-off inside and outside of nanoGUNE, Escape the lab, and a poster session.

  • nanoGUNE lanza una nueva convocatoria de prácticas de verano para universitarios

    CIC nanoGUNE acaba de lanzar la convocatoria del Programa de Prácticas de Verano que organiza anualmente; ofrece a los estudiantes universitarios la oportunidad de conocer de primera mano la actividad de un centro de investigación de referencia a nivel mundial.

  • PhD student position at Mondragon University in collaboration with CIC nanoGUNE

    The University of Mondragon has a 3 years position for a PhD student for a project in collaboration with the Electron Microscopy Laboratory at CIC nanoGUNE.

  • “Me permite tener un pie en la ciencia, sabiendo que lo que hacemos es aplicable”

    Entrevista a Bentejuí Medina, investigador pre-doctoral de CIC nanoGUNE y la Universidad de Mondragón en la revista MU Universitas.

  • Openning horizonts of manufacturing

    CIC06 has made an excellent work opening new horizons in the machining technique, a manufacturing method with high added-value. The work, in collaboration with Mondragon Unibertsitatea, provides a deep understating of the mechanisms involve and disclose new paths for technique optimization. Please see the article...

  • Apply for a Basque PhD grant with nanoGUNE

    NanoGUNE, located at the Ibaeta Campus of the UPV/EHU in Donostia – San Sebastián, offers PhD opportunities to graduates in Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Biology, and related areas to get their PhD degree.

  • Primera aleación superelástica de dimensiones nanométricas

    Un equipo colaborativo de investigadores a explorado las propiedades superelásticas en la escala nanométrica a base de tallar pilares de una aleación hasta dimensiones nanométricas.

  • Remote control actuation goes down to nanoscale

    Researchers of the Nanomagnetism Group and Electron Microscopy Group at CIC nanoGUNE devised and demonstrated a novel approach to nanoactuation that relies on magnetomechanics instead of the conventional electromechanics utilized in micro and nanoactuated mechanical systems. The work was reported in Small.

  • Hot article in Nanoscale

    One of our papers has been selected as a Hot article 2016 in Nanoscale. 

     

  • Becas nanoGUNE: abierta la convocatoria para los estudiantes de máster

    NanoGUNE ofrece 4 becas a los estudiantes del Máster en Nanociencia y del Máster en Nuevos Materiales de la UPV/EHU que elijan desarrollar su tesis de máster dentro de uno de los grupos de investigación de nanoGUNE.

  • Crystallography drives Exchange Bias in epitaxial Co/CoO bilayer films

    In a recent article, published in Physical Review Letters (PRL 109, 177205 (2012)) researchers from the Nanomagnetism group and Electron-Microscopy laboratory at nanoGUNE have reported on the crystallography-driven appearance of positive exchange bias in epitaxial Co/CoO bilayers.

  • Nature Communications: Correlative infrared-electron nanoscopy

    A new nanoimaging method for resolving the interplay between local structure, conductivity, and chemical composition

  • Nature Materials: Self-assembly of a graphene nanoribbon within a carbon nanotube

    A new strategy for spontaneous self-assembly of Graphene NanoRibbons (GNRs) using a Single-Walled carbon nanotube (SWNT) as both the reaction vessel and the template for nanoribbon growth has been reported in a recent article by researchers from nanoGUNE and from the Universities of Nottingham and Ulm (A. Chuvilin...

  • Nature Materials: High Resolution TEM reveals chemical bonds

    The combination of HRTEM experiments and first-principles electronic structure calculations opens a new way to investigate electronic configurations of point defects, other non-periodic arrangements or nanoscale objects that cannot be studied by an electron or X-ray diffraction analysis. In the article published in...

  • NanoGUNE and FEI collaborate on Advanced Electron-Microscopy Laboratory

    An Environmental Scanning Electron Microscope (ESEM) and a Dual-Beam Focused Ion Beam (FIB) nanofabrication tool have been installed at nanoGUNE’s Advanced Electron Microscopy Laboratory. The purchase of these already-functional tools and a still-to-come spherical-aberration corrected high-resolution Transmission...

  • Electron Microscopy Laboratory build-up

    For the purpose of building up a world-class Electron Microscopy facility, CIC nanoGUNE announces a recent agreement with FEI Company that includes the purchase of several high-end electron microscopes including TEM/STEM, Dual Beam FIB, and ESEM.