Group Members

Group Leader

Professor
llizmarzan@cicbiomagune.es

Ph. D. from the University of Santiago de Compostela in 1992. Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Van't Hoff Laboratory (Utrech University, The Netherlands, 1993-1995). Professor at the University of Vigo from 1995 until 2012. Currently Ikerbasque Research Professor and Scientific Director at CIC biomaGUNE

'Nanoparticles synthesis and assembly. Nanocomposite colloids and materials. Nanophotonics. Nanoparticle based biosensors. Medical applications of nanoparticles'.

Brief CV


 
Research Associates


Ikerbasque Research Fellow
Ph.D. from the University of Valladolid, Spain
jreguera@cicbiomagune.es

'Colloidal nanofabrication'


CIBER-BBN Research Associate
Ph.D. from the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain
igarcia.ciber-bbn@cicbiomagune.es

'Biocompatible and targeted metal nanoparticles to study biological interactions'


CIC biomaGUNE Research Associate
Ph.D. from Aston University, Birmingham, UK.
mhenriksen@cicbiomagune.es

'Study of the interactions of nanomaterials with cells and tissues'

 
Ph. D. students


Ph. D. Student
Graduated at University of Vigo, Spain
msanroman.biodonostia@cicbiomagune.es

'Plasmonic sensors'


Ph. D. Student (University of Liverpool/CIC biomaGUNE)
Graduated at Johannes-Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
mstrozyk@cicbiomagune.es

'Plasmonic hybrid systems for biodetection'


Ph. D. Student (University of Manchester/CIC biomaGUNE)
Graduated at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
rgarcia@cicbiomagune.es

'Synthesis of plasmonic nanoparticles for optoacoustic imaging'


Ph. D. Student (CIC nanoGUNE/CIC biomaGUNE)
Graduated at Grenoble INP, France
mcharconnet@cicbiomagune.es

'Integration of plasmonic sensing devices'


Ph. D. Student (CIC biomaGUNE/CIC bioGUNE)
Graduated at Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
jplou@cicbiomagune.es

'Nanoplasmonics in 3D cell aggregates'
Postdoctoral Researchers


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D. from University of New Mexico, US
ehill@cicbiomagune.es

'Study of the interactions of plasmonic substrates with bacteria and eukaryotic cells'


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D. UPV/EHU- Philipps University Marburg
djimenezdeaberasturi@cicbiomagune.es

'Synthesis, functionalization and characterization of plasmonic structures'


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D. in Physics by Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
mquintanilla@cicbiomagune.es

'Plasmonic Heaters Linked to Lanthanide-Based Nanothermometers for Photodynamic Therapy in the Near-Infrared'


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D. from University of Bayreuth, Germany
cmhanske@cicbiomagune.es

'Synthesis of plasmonic nanostructures'


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D. from University of Sheffield, UK
ajohnson@cicbiomagune.es

'Plasmonic control of cell adhesion'


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D. from Kerala University, Trivandrum, India
jatishkumar@cicbiomagune.es

'Chiral plasmonic sensing'


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ph.D. from University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
jmosquera@cicbiomagune.es

'Biofunctionalization'


Postdoctoral Research Associate
PhD from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
ggonzalez@cicbiomagune.es

'Laser effects on plasmonic nanoparticles'
Research Assistants


CIC biomaGUNE platform manager
Graduated from Universidad de Vigo, Spain
asanchez@cicbiomagune.es

'Colloidal Nanofabrication'


CIC biomaGUNE platform manager
Ph.D. from the Free University of Berlin, Germany
jlanger@cicbiomagune.es

'Spectroscopic methods of biodetection'

 
Management


'Project management'
Ph.D. from University of Trieste, Italy
allanes@cicbiomagune.es


 
Alumni

'Ikerbasque Research Fellow (2012-2017)'
Ph. D from University of Vigo, Spain
mgrzelczak@cicbiomagune.es

'Synthesis and assembly of nanoparticles'

'Postdoc (2016)'
Ph.D. from University of Warsaw, Poland

'Nanoplasmonic technologies'

'Postdoc (2014-2016)'
Ph.D. from University of Vigo, Spain

'Microcapsule synthesis through layer-by-layer assembly'

'Postdoc (2013-2015) and Project Management (2016)'
Ph.D. from University of Cantabria, Spain

'Composite plasmonic nanostructures'

Ph. D. Student (2012-2016)

'Biosensing using metal nanoparticles'

Ph. D. student (2012-2016)

'Rational synthesis and self-assembly of anisotropic plasmonic nanoparticles'

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2013-2016)
PhD from the University of Córdoba, Spain

'Plasmonic substrates for cell recognition'

Ph. D. Student (2012-2016)

'Gold nanostars: synthesis, stabilization and applications as surface enhanced Raman scattering tags'

Ph. D. Student (2012-2016)

'Engineering the morphology and organization of gold nanostructures for SERS detection'

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2014-2015)
PhD from the University of Rennes, France

'Nanoparticle self-assembly'

Research Technician (2015-2016)
PhD from the University of the Basque Country, Spain

Ph. D. Student (2012-2015)

'Directed self-assembly of Janus nanoparticles for SERS applications'

Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher (2014-2015)
Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brasil,

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2013-2014)
Ph.D. from National University of Singapore

'Synthesis of plasmonic substrates'

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2012-2014)
Ph.D. from Moscow State University, Russia

'Nanoplasmonics'

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2013-2014)
Ph.D. from Autonóma Universtiy of Madrid, Spain

'Synthesis of plasmonic structures'

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2012-2014)
Ph.D. from the Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

'Synthesis of plasmonic nanoparticles for biodetection'

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2012-2014)
Ph.D. from the National University of Singapore

'Design and fabrication of plasmonic substrates for SERS detection'
Visitors

Visiting Undergraduate Student from Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain (03/07/2017 - 31/08/2017)

Visiting Masters Student from University of Graz, Austria (03/07/2017 - 15/09/2017)

Visiting Masters Student from University of Graz, Austria (03/07/2017 - 15/09/2017)

Visiting Masters Student from University of Munich, Germany (10/05/2017 - 10/07/2017)

Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher from University of Antwerp, Belgium (02/05/2017 - 28/05/2017)

Visiting Masters Student from University of Hamburg, Germany (01/03/2017 - 31/05/2017)

Visiting Masters Student from University of Padova, Italy (01/03/2017 - 31/08/2017)

Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher from University of Padova, Italy (01/04/2017 - 30/09/2017)

Visiting Student from University of Warsaw, Poland (01/11/2016 - 31/04/2017)

Visiting Professor from Tohoku University, Japan (19/09/2016 - 23/09/2016)

Visiting Professor from KU Leuven, Belgium (30/08/2016 - 23/09/2016)

Visiting Professor from ICFO, Barcelona, Spain (08/08/2016 - 20/08/2016)

Visiting Professor from Georgia Institue of Technology, USA (23/05/2016 - 11/07/2016)

Visiting Researcher from Imperial College London, UK (15/04/2016 - 17/05/2016)

Visiting Student from Sharif University of Technology, Iran (06/01/2016 - 05/04/2016)

Visiting Student from CNEA, Argentina (15/10/2015 - 15/12/2015)

Visiting Researcher from University of Hamburg, Germany (01/09/2015 - 30/11/2015)

Visiting Researcher from Wroclaw University of Technologyd, Poland (03/08/2015 - 31/08/2015)

Visiting Researcher from KU Leuven, Belgium (17/04/2015 - 31/08/2015)

Visiting Student from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain (01/05/2015 - 31/07/2015)

Visiting Student from University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy (09/03/2015 - 10/09/2015)

Visiting Student from University of Bielefeld, Germany (05/03/2015 - 02/05/2015)

Visiting Student from University of Valencia, Spain (01/03/2015 - 30/04/2015)

Visiting Student from Università Milano Bicocca, Italy (06/10/2014 - 02/11/2014)

Visiting Professor from Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain (01/10/2014 - 31/12/2014)

Visiting Student from Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy (15/09/2014 - 15/12/2014)

Visiting Student from Victoria University Wellington, New Zeland (25/08/2014 to 12/09/2014)

Visiting Student under the Programme "Joves i Ciència" from Fundació La Pedrera (25/08/2014 - 12/09/2014)

Visiting Student from EPFL, Switzerland (28/04/2014 - 30/05/2014)

Visiting Master Student from University Bayreuth, Germany (07/01/2014 - 28/03/2014)

Visiting Student from the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland (20/01/2014 - 14/02/2014)

Visiting Researcher from University of Strasbourg, France (05/05/2013 - 18/05/2013)

Visiting Student from IIT, Pisa (11/2012 - 02/2013)