Outreach talk at the Palau de la Música Catalana by Prof. Palacín

Prof. Mª Rosa Palacín from the ICMAB participated in the ICN2 Severo Ochoa International Conference at the Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona (Spain) on February 15-16, 2018. Her talk “Battery energy storage beyond Li-ion” drew up an outline of the fundamentals and future of the battery research to a broad audience.

The conference aim was to provide a snapshot of current developments in nanoscience and nanotechnology, from biosensing and biomedicine to energy harvesting and energy storage, passing through advances in information and communication technologies. Prominent international scientists gave a picture of the state-of-the-art and shared their views on these topics.

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Expominer Barcelona 2017

Prof. M. Rosa Palacín gives an outreach talk at the venue

CARBAT co-ordinator Prof. M. Rosa Palacín, from Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona, was invited to give an outreach talk at the Barcelona Expominer 2017. Her talk entitled "Minerals, materials and other battery technologies" explained which are the common minerals used in the battery technology and which new alternatives are being investigated.

Expominer is the biggest venue in southern Europe to obtain and exchange precious gems, mineals, meteorites and fossils. Moreover, outreach activities about hot topics related to these minerals are organised.



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'CARBAT project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme H2020-FETOPEN-1-2016-2017 (CARBAT, grant agreement No 766617).'

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