Grupo Nanomag

El grupo de Magnetismo y Nanotecnología (NANOMAG) es un grupo interdepartamental dirigido por los Catedráticos M.A. López Quintela (Dpto. Química Física) y J. Rivas (Dpto. de Física Aplicada), este último director del Instituto Ibérico de Nanotecnología – INL (Braga, Portugal). Además forma parte del Instituto de Investigaciones Tecnológicas de la Universidad de Santiago desde su fundación en los años 90. Este grupo tiene un gran historial en la preparación de nanomateriales así como el estudio de sus propiedades.

Grupo Nanomag

Principales lineas de Investigación

  • Síntesis y propiedades fluorescentes y catalíticas de clústeres cuánticos sub-nanométricos
  • Magnetismo en sólidos: Materiales, estructuras y micromagnetismo
  • Síntesis y propiedades de Nanomateriales
  • Propiedades de transporte y magnéticas en óxidos mixtos y Materiales compuestos
  • Sintesis y propiedades de polímeros y copolímeros
  • Estabilidad coloidal y gelificación
  • Simulación por Monte Carlo y Dinámica Browniana
  • Autoorganización en dispersiones coloidales

Capítulo en libro: Francisco Rivadulla
Título Del Libro: Termodinámica Estadística y Fenómenos de Transporte. Introducción y Aplicaciones en Química.
EDITORIAL: USC Editora. 307 páginas. Año de Publicación: 2017
ISBN: 978-84-16954-45-2.


A. Gómez, J.M. Vila-Fungueiriño, R. Moalla, G. Saint-Girons, J. Gázquez, M. Varela, R. Bachelet, M. Gich, F. Rivadulla, A. Carretero-Genevrier,Electric and Mechanical Switching of Ferroelectric and Resistive States in Semiconducting BaTiO3–δ Films on Silicon,Small, 2017, 1701614.


A. Sousa-Castillo, Ó. Ameneiro-Prieto, M. Comesaña-Hermo, R. Yub, J.M. Vila-Fungueiriño, Moisés Pérez-Lorenzo, F. Rivadulla, F.J. García de Abajo, M.A. Correa-Duarte,Hybrid plasmonic nanoresonators as efficient solar heat shields,Nano Energy, 2017, 37, 118-125).


L. Iglesias, A. Sarantopoulos, C. Magén, F. Rivadulla,,Oxygen vacancies in strained SrTiO3 thin films: Formation enthalpy and manipulation, Phys. Rev. B, 2017, 95, 165138.


Lucas, I., Jimenez-Cavero P.,Vila-Fungueiriño J.M., Magen C., Sangiao S., De Teresa J.M., Morellon L.,Rivadulla F. Chemical solution synthesis and ferromagnetic resonance of epitaxial thin films of Yttrium Iron Garnet (Y3Fe5O12)” Physical-Review Materials (aceptado para publicación 2017).


Gargi Dinda, Dipankar Halder, Atanu Mitra, Nabanita Pal, Carlos Vázquez-Vázquez, M. Arturo López-Quintela,Study of antibacterial and catalytic activity of silver colloid synthesized using fruit of Sapindus mukorossi,NewJ.Chem., 2017, 41, 10703 (2017).


Gagik Sh Shmavonyan, Carlos Vázquez-Vázquez and M Arturo López Quintela,Single-step rubbing method for mass production of large-size and defect-free 2D materials,Translational Materials Research, Vol.4, Issue 2, 025001 (2017).


Concha Tojo, David Buceta, M. Arturo López-Quintela ,On Metal Segregation of Bimetallic Nanocatalysts Prepared by a One-Pot Method in Microemulsions,Catalysts, 7(2), 68.(2017)


S. Rabaoui, H. Dahman, K. Omri, S. Dekhil, L. El Mir, Vázquez-Vázquez, M. A. López-Quintela,Controlled solvothermal synthesis and properties of Cu2SnS3 nanoparticles,J Mater Sci: Mater Electron, 28:3090–3097. (2017)


Mohanta, K., López-Quintela, M.A., Rivas, J.,Conductive nonwetting flexible substrate,(2017) Organic Electronics: physics, materials, applications, 46, pp. 247-252. (2017)


Silva-Candal, A., Argibay, B., Iglesias-Rey, R., Vargas, Z., Vieites-Prado, A., López-Arias, E., Rodríguez-Castro, E., López-Dequidt, I., Rodríguez-Yáñez, M., Piñeiro, Y., Sobrino, T., Campos,F., Rivas, J., Castillo, J. Vectorized nanodelivery systems for ischemic stroke: A concept and a need,Journal of Nanobiotechnology, 15 (1), art. no. 30. (2017)


Guldris, N., Argibay, B., Gallo, J., Iglesias-Rey, R., Carbó-Argibay, E., Kolen’Ko, Y.V., Campos, F., Sobrino, T., Salonen, L.M., Bañobre-López, M., Castillo, J., Rivas, J.,Magnetite Nanoparticles for Stem Cell Labeling with High Efficiency and Long-Term in Vivo Tracking,Bioconjugate Chemistry, 28 (2), pp. 362-370. (2017)


Rodrigues, D., Freitas, M., Marisa Costa, V., Arturo Lopez-Quintela, M., Rivas, J., Freitas, P., Carvalho, F., Fernandes, E., Silva, P.,Quantitative histochemistry for macrophage biodistribution on mice liver and spleen after the administration of a pharmacological-relevant dose of polyacrylic acid-coated iron oxide nanoparticles,Nanotoxicology, 11 (2), pp. 256-266. (2017)


Argibay, B., Trekker, J., Himmelreich, U., Beiras, A., Topete, A., Taboada, P., Pérez-Mato, M., Vieites-Prado, A., Iglesias-Rey, R., Rivas, J., Planas, A.M., Sobrino, T., Castillo, J., Campos, F.,Intraarterial route increases the risk of cerebral lesions after mesenchymal cell administration in animal model of ischemia,Scientific Reports, 7, art. no. 40758 (2017)


Bañobre-López, M., Bran, C., Rodríguez-Abreu, C., Gallo, J., Vázquez, M., Rivas, J.,A colloidally stable water dispersion of Ni nanowires as an efficient: T2-MRI contrast agent,Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 5 (18), pp. 3338-3347. (2017)


Iglesias-Rey, R., Vieites-Prado, A., Argibay, B., Campos, F., Bañobre-López, M., Sobrino, T., Rivas, J., Castillo, J,Magnetocaloric effect for inducing hypothermia as new therapeutic strategy for stroke: A physical approach,Journal of Applied Biomedicine, 15 (1), pp. 33-38.


Y.A. Attia, C. Vázquez-Vázquez, Y.M.A. Mohamed,Facile production of vitamin B3 and other heterocyclic carboxylic acids using an efficient Ag/ZnO/graphene-Si hybrid nanocatalyst.,Research on Chemical Intermediates, vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 203-218,(2017)


Feijoo, S. González-García, Y. Moldes-Diz, C. Vázquez-Vázquez, G. Feijoo, M.T. Moreira ,Comparative life cycle assessment of different synthesis routes of magnetic nanoparticles,Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 143, pp. 528-538 (2017)


M. Kraini, N. Bouguila, N. Moutia, J. El Ghoul, K. Khirouni, C. Vázquez-Vázquez,Properties of nickel doped In2S3 thin films deposited by spray pyrolysis technique,Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, First Online. (2017)


Modeling the life and death of competing languages from a physical and mathematical perspective. L.F. Seoane, J. Mira,Bilingualism and Minority Languages in Europe: Current trends and developments (F. Lauchlan, M. C. Parafita Couto, eds.), pp. 70-93 (ISBN: 978-1-4438-1943-5), Cambridge Scholars Press (2017).


F. G. Figueiras, D. Karpinsky, P. B. Tavares, J. N. Gonçalvez, S. Yañez-Vilar, A. F. Moreira dos Santos, A. Franz, M. Tovar, J. Agostinho Moreira, V. S. Amaral,Novel multiferroic state and ME enhancement by breaking the AFM frustration in LuMn1-xO3.,Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2017, 19, 1335. (2017).


R. X. Silva, M. C. Castro-Junior, S. Yáñez-Vilar, M. Sánchez-Andújar, J. Mira, M. A. Señarís-Rodríguez, C. W. A. Paschoal,Spin-phonon coupling in multiferroic Y2CoMnO6,Journal of Alloys and Compounds 690, 909-915 (2017).


J. M. Bermúdez-García, S. Yáñez-Vilar, A. García-Fernández, M. Sánchez-Andújar, S. Castro-García, J. Mira, J. Agostinho-Moreira, T. A. Centeno, M. A. Señarís-Rodríguez. A simple in situ synthesis of magnetic M@CNTs by thermolysis of the hybrid perovskite [TPrA][M(dca)3],New Journal of Chemistry 41, 3124-3133 (2017).


L. Iglesias-Bernardo, A. Sarantopoulos, C. Magen, F.Rivadulla,Oxygen vacancies in strained SrTiO3 thin films: Formation enthalpy and manipulation,Physical Review B, 95, 165138 (2017).


Ana Sousa-Castillo, Óscar Ameneiro-Prieto, Miguel Comesaña-Hermo, Renwen Yu, José M. Vila-Fungueiriño, Moisés Pérez-Lorenzo, Francisco Rivadulla, F. Javier García de Abajo, Miguel A. Correa-Duarte,Hybrid plasmonic nanoresonators as efficient solar heat shields,Nanoenergy, 37, 118 (2017).


Andrés Gómez, José Manuel Vila‐Fungueiriño, Rahma Moalla, Guillaume Saint‐Girons, Jaume Gázquez, María Varela, Romain Bachelet, Martí Gich, Francisco Rivadulla, Adrián Carretero Genevrier. Electric and Mechanical Switching of Ferroelectric and Resistive States in Semiconducting BaTiO3–δ Films on Silicon,SMALL, 13, 1701614 (2017).


Irene Lucas, Pilar Jimenez-Cavero, José Manuel Vila‐Fungueiriño, Cesar Magén, Soraya Sangiao, José Maria de Teresa, Luis Morellón, Francisco Rivadulla,Chemical solution synthesis and ferromagnetic resonance of epitaxial thin films of Yttrium Iron Garnet (Y3Fe5O12),Physical Review Materials (aceptado para publicación) (2017).


J. Ebad-Allah, B. Kugelmann, F. Rivadulla, C. A. Kuntscher,Infrared study of the magnetostructural phase transition in correlated CrN,Phys. Rev. B, 2016, 94 (19), 195118.


E. Langenberg, E. Ferreiro-Vila, V. Leborán, A.O. Fumega, V. Pardo, F. Rivadulla,Analysis of the temperature dependence of the thermal conductivity of insulating single crystal oxides,APL Mater., 2016, 4, 104815.


G. Lavorato, E. Winkler, B. Rivas-Murias, F. Rivadulla,Thickness dependence of exchange coupling in epitaxial Fe3O4/CoFe2O4 soft/hard magnetic bilayers,Phys. Rev. B., 2016, 94, 054405


J.M. Vila-Fungueiriño, C.T. Bui, B. Rivas-Murias, E. Winkler, J. Milano, J. Santiso, F. Rivadulla,Thermodynamic conditions during growth determine the magnetic anisotropy in epitaxial thin-films of La0.7Sr0.3MnO3,J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 2016, 49 (31), 315001).


C. Ramirez, V. Leborán, F. Rivadulla, P. Miranzo, M.I. Osendi,Thermopower and hall effect in silicon nitride composites containing thermally reduced graphene and pure graphene nanosheets,Ceramics International, 2016, 42, 11341–11347 .


B. Rivas-Murias, I. Lucas, P. Jimenez-Cavero, C. Magen, L. Morellón, F. Rivadulla ,Independent control of the magnetization in ferromagnetic La2/3Sr1/3MnO3/SrTiO3/LaCoO3 heterostructures achieved by epitaxial lattice mismatch,Nano Lett., 2016, 16 (3), 1736–1740.


C. De Rosa, F. Auriemma, A. Malafronte, R. Di Girolamo, M. Lazzari, M. Nieto-Suárez, D. Hermida-Merino, I.W. Hamley, G. Portale,Tuning Ordered Pattern of Pd Species through Controlled Block Copolymer Self-Assembly,J. Phys. Chem. B, 2016, 120 (27), 6829–6841.


J.I. Urzúa, M.A. Regueira, M. Lazzari, M. Torneiro,Shape-persistent fluorescent tetraphenylmethane dendrimers, Polym. Chem., 2016, 7, 5641-5645.


M. Nieto Suárez,, M. A. López Quintela, M. Lazzari,Preparation and characterization of crosslinked chitosan/gelatin scaffolds by ice segregation induced self-assembly,Carbohydrate Polymers, 2016, 141, 175-183.


J. Rivas, J.,Bañobre-López, M., Piñeiro-Redondo, Y.; Rivas, B., López-Quintela, M.A.,“Magnetic nanoparticles for application in cancer therapy”
J. Magn.Magn.Mat. 2012, 324, 3499-3502.


B. Santiago González, M.A. López-Quintela,“Single step electrochemical synthesis of water and solvent soluble Ag5 and Ag6 blue luminescent clusters”,Nanoscale 2012,4, 7632-7635.


N. Vilar-Vidal, J. Rivas, M.A. López-Quintela, Size dependent catalytic activity of reusable sub-nanometer copper clusters”,ACS Catalysis 2012, 2, 1693−1697.


A. Ledo-Suárez, C.E. Hoppe, M. Lazzari, M. A. López-Quintela, A. Zucchi, Thermal annealing as an easy tool for the controlled arrangement of gold nanoparticles in block-copolymer thin films.Nanotechnology 2013, 24, 255304:1-8


J. Rivas,Y. Piñeiro Redondo, E. Iglesias-Silva , J. M. Vilas-Vilela, L. M. León, M. A. López- Quintela., Air-stable Fe@Au Nanoparticles Synthesized by the Microemulsion’s Methods
J. Korean Phys. Soc., 2013, 62, 1376-1381.


A. Corma, P. Concepción, M. Boronat, M. J. Sabater, J. Navas, M.J. Yacaman, E. Larios, A. Posadas, M. A. López-Quintela, D. Buceta, E. Mendoza, G. Guilera, A. Mayoral., Exceptional oxidation activity with size-controlled supported gold clusters of low atomicity,Nat. Chem. 2013, 5, 775–781.


Noelia Vilar-Vidal , José Rivas Rey, and M. Arturo López Quintela, Green Emitter Copper Clusters as Highly Efficient and Reusable Visible Degradation Photocatalysts.,Small 2014, 10, 3632-3636


D. Buceta, Y. Piñeiro, C. Vázquez-Vázquez, J. Rivas, M.A. López-Quintela, Metallic Clusters: Theoretical Background, Properties and Synthesis in Microemulsions.,Catalysis 2014, 4, 356-374


N. Vilar-Vidal, J. Rivas, M.A. López-Quintela, Copper clusters as novel fluorescent probes for the detection and photocalytic elimination of lead, ions., Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys. 2014, 16, 26427-26430


Yolanda Piñeiro, David Buceta, Javier Calvo, Shahana Huseyinova, Miguel Cuerva, Ángel Pérez, Blanca Domínguez, M. Arturo López-Quintela, Large stability and high catalytic activities of sub-nm metal (0) clusters: Implications into the nucleation and growth theory. J.Colloid Interf. Sci. 2015, 449, 279-285.


David Buceta, Natalia Busto, Giampaolo Barone, José M. Leal, Fernando Domínguez, Lisandro J. Giovanetti, Félix G. Requejo, Begoña García and M. Arturo López-Quintela., Ag2 and Ag3 clusters: synthesis, characterization and interaction with DNA, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2015, 54(26):7612-6


RIVADULLA F., ZHENXING BI, EVE BAUER, BEATRIZ RIVAS-MURIAS, JOSÉ MANUEL VILA-FUNGUEIRIÑO, QUANXI JIA., “Strain-induced ferromagnetism and magnetoresistance in epitaxial thin films of LaCoO3 prepared by polymer assisted deposition.”, CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS VOL 25, 55, 2013.


CONG TINH BUI, F. RIVADULLA, “Anomalous and plannar Nernst effects in thin films of half metallic ferromagnet La2/3Sr1/3MnO3″, PHYSICAL REVIEW B VOL 90, 100403(R), 2014.


J. M. VILA-FUNGUEIRIÑO, B. RIVAS MURIAS, B. RODRIGUEZ-GONZALEZ, F. RIVADULLA, “Interface Magnetic Coupling in Epitaxial Bilayers of La0.92MnO3/LaCoO3 Prepared by Polymer-Assisted Deposition “,CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS VOL 26, 1480, 2014


JOSE MANUEL VILA-FUNGUEIRIÑO, BEATRIZ RIVAS-MURIAS, B. RODRIGUEZ-GONZÁLEZ, O. TXOPERENA, D. CIUDAD, LUIS E. HUESO, MASSIMO LAZZARI, FRANCISCO RIVADULLA, “ Room-Temperature Ferromagnetism in Thin Films of LaMnO3 Deposited by a Chemical Method Over Large Areas” ACS APPLIED MATERIALS AND INTERFACES VOL 7, 5410, 2015.


CAMILO X. QUINTELA, JACOB P. PODKAMINER, MARIA N. LUCKYANOVA, TULA R. PAUDEL, ERIC L. THIES, DANIEL A. HILLSBERRY, DMITRI A. TENNE, EVGENY Y. TSYMBAL, GANG CHEN, CHANG-BEOM EOM, FRANCISCO RIVADULLA, “Epitaxial CrN thin-films with thermoelectric high figure of merit”, ADVANCED MATERIALS, VOL 27, 3032, 2015


B. RIVAS-MURIAS, I. LUCAS, P. JIMENEZ-CLAVERO, C. MAGÉN, L. MORELLÓN, FRANCISCO RIVADULLA., “Independent Control of the Magnetization in Ferromagnetic La2/3Sr1/3MnO3/SrTiO3/LaCoO3 Heterostructures Achieved by Epitaxial Lattice Mismatch “, NANOLETTERS.16, 1736, 2016


G. LAVORATO, B. RIVAS-MURIAS, F.RIVADULLA, E. WINKLER.,”Thickness dependence of exchange coupling in epitaxial Fe3O4/CoFe2O4 soft/hard magnetic bilayers”, PHYSICAL REVIEW B 94, 054405, 2016.


C. RAMIREZ, V.LEBORÁN, F.RIVADULLA, P.MIRANZO, M.I.OSENDI,”Thermopower and hall effect in silicon nitride composites containing thermally reduced graphene and pure graphene nanosheets” , CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL.42, 11341, 2016.


J M VILA-FUNGUEIRIÑO, CONG TINH BUI, B RIVAS-MURIAS, E WINKLER,
J MILANO, J SANTISO, F RIVADULLA,” Thermodynamic conditions during growth determine the magnetic anisotropy in epitaxial thin-films of La0.7Sr0.3MnO3″
J. PHYS. D.: APPLIED PHYSICS 49, 315001, 2016.

  • Magnetometría desde 4K hasta 1000K, H<=55KOe
  • Espectrofotometría FTIR y UV-vis de diodos
  • Cromatografía por exclusión de tamaño (HPLC-SEC)
  • Calorimetría de barrido diferencial (DSC Perkin Elmer)
  • Análisis termogravimétrico (TGA Perkin Elmer)
  • Spin Coater
  • Potenciostato –Galvanostato AUTOLAB PGSTAT 20
  • Electrodo de disco rotatorio (RDE Pain)
  • Equipo de purificación HPLC Waters 600 (bomba) y Waters 2998 PDA (detector UV fotodiodo-array con detector de fluorescencia 2475 multiwave lenght

Investigador Principal: Arturo López Quintela
Título: INdustrial Scale Production of Innovative nanomateRials for printEd Devices (INSPIRED) CP-646155
Entidad Financiadora: UE H2020-NMP-PILOTS-2014-INSPIRED
Duración: 2015 – 2017


Investigador Principal: Massimo Lazzari
Título: NANOmaterials for the REStoration of works of ART (NANORESTART) CP-646063
Entidad Financiadora: UE- H2020
Duración: 2015 – 2017


Investigador Principal: Francisco Rivadulla Fernández
Título: A new technology of microthermal sensing for application in microcalorimetry.
Entidad Financiadora: European Research Council – ERC
Duración: 2016 – 2018


Investigador Principal: Francisco Rivadulla Fernández
Título: Diseño de dispositivos termoeléctricos basados en nanoestructuras bidimensionales de óxidos MAT2013 44673R
Entidad Financiadora: Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
Duración: 2014 – 2015


Investigador Principal: Mª Teresa Moreira Vilar
Título: Reactor con Nanopartículas Magnéticas-Enzimáticas para la oxidación avanzada de microcontaminantes en aguas residuales CTQ2013-44762R
Entidad Financiadora: Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
Duración: 2014-2017


Investigador Principal: Mª Carmen Blanco Varela
Título: Síntesis y propiedades de films nanocomposites poliméricos y de clústeres metálicos para su aplicación en fotocatálisis
Entidad Financiadora: Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
Duración: 2013-2015


Investigador Principal: Arturo López Quintela
Título: Consolidacion y estructuración de grupos de investigación competitive, Grupos de Referencia Competitiva GRC2013/044
Entidad Financiadora: Xunta de Galicia
Duración: 2013 – 2016


Investigador Principal: Arturo López Quintela
Título: N2S: Nano Natural Stone- 20133046-2
Entidad Financiadora : Nanogap Sub-Mn Powder, S.A.(FEDER Interconecta)
Duración: 2013 – 2014


Investigador Principal: Arturo López Quintela
Título: N2S: Nano Natural Stone- ITC-20133046
Entidad Financiadora: GAIRESA (FEDER Interconecta)
Duración: 2013 – 2014


Investigador Principal: Arturo López Quintela
Título: FutureNanoNeeds, Framework to respond to regulatory needs of future nanomaterials and markets CP-604602
Entidad Financiadora: UE-FP7
Duración: 2014 – 2016