Through the combined effect of flexoelectricity and piezoelectricity, resarchers at the ICN2 and the UAB discovered that polar materials can be made more or less resistant to dents when they are turned upside down, or when a voltage is applied to switch their polarisation. Read more
Bratislava Declaration fro Young Researchers
As a human endeavour for common good, scientific and scholarly research plays a special role in our European Union – one that has the ability to transform people and society. The passion, ideas and curiosity that young people bring to research sustain it. This declaration – written by young researchers – calls on Member States and the European Commission (EC) to recognise the special role that young researchers play and aspires to better enable them: great ideas and ability are divorced of age, gender, or nationality.
From 23 to 29 October the International Open Access Week is celebrated, a yearly initiative in which open access is promoted in the academic and research sectors. The UAB Library Service has prepared different activities in celebration of this week. Read more