UAB researchers, in collaboration with the Institut Català de Paleontologia Miquel Crusafont, have discovered in Vallcebre an impression fossil of the surface of the skin of a dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous, a period shortly before they went extinct. Its characteristics make it a unique discovery in Europe.
Researcher at ICMAB and lecturer of the UAB master's degree in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology has been awarded 15,000 Euros to research nanomaterials for biomedical applications.
The UAB maintains its position as one of the top 200 universities in the world in the Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities, published by the National Taiwan University (NTU).
The UAB participates in a project to research the role of universities in innovation and regional development and strengthen the relation between the two. The project is part of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie European Training Network programme and the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) network.
Researchers at the ICN2 report in an article in Nature that flexoelectric-like effects are more ubiquitous than previously thought. The ICN2 researchers report that semiconductors, which can be thought of as half-way between electrical insulators and actual metals, also generate electricity in response to bending.
The UAB's Institut de Neurociències will host a B-DEBATE workshop on “Early Life Experiences: Vulnerability or Resilience?”, dedicated to mental health issues in children and adolescents, on 25 and 26 October.
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Researchers at UAB will test contraceptives in wild boars wandering around the urban and peri-urban areas of the Vallès Occidental.
Paul Spence is lecturer and researcher of the first department of Digital Humanities created in the world, at King's College London
The MELISSA programme is coordinated by the European Space Agency and aims to develop an independent life support system for space missions.
Writer, editor and environmental activist, has participated in peace initiatives, enviromental projects and cooperative movements.
The Department Department of Art and Musicology and the CVC have created a system that allows pianola rolls to be preserved and studied.