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Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)

Barcelona, Spain

The Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) is one of the main public universities in Spain. Currently the University offers 87 bachelor’s degrees, covering a wide range of fields such as humanities and arts, social sciences, health sciences, technology and physical sciences. The UAB is the first-ranked university in Spain according to the World University Ranking (THE WUR 2016-2017) and has been awarded with the logo of “HR Excellence in Research”. Our Group has several years’ experience of successful recruitment, training and integration of individuals into multinational R&D teams. UAB is used to participating in collaborative R&D projects at international level and also have links to industry. The Spanish Ministry of Education and Sciences has recognised the PhD studies on Materials Science of the UAB as “Doctorado de Calidad”. UAB offers a Master on Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology with more than 30 students from several countries.



Konrad Eiler

PhD Student


Eva Pellicer


Key persons

  • Dr. Eva Pellicer – electrodeposition, (nano)porous materials, electrocatalysis, corrosion properties

  • Prof. Jordi Sort – (nano)porous materials, mechanical and magnetic characterization

  • Dr. Jordina Fornell – electrodeposition, de-alloying, corrosion properties, mechanical characterization


Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Departament de Física
Campus de la UAB Bellaterra
08193 Cerdanyola Barcelona




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