Asociación – Centro de Investigación Cooperativa en Nanociencias – CIC nanoGUNE

NGU is a multidisciplinary, non-profit research centre performing world-class basic and applied nanoscience research, and it is one of the leading centres in its field in Spain. The research areas cover a broad spectrum of topics in physics, chemistry, biosciences, and engineering disciplines. Currently, NGU hosts almost 100 employees and about 30 guest researchers clustered around ten research groups.



Main tasks: Identification, mapping, and characterization of spin radicals in graphene systems; spins interactions, and electronic transport through model systems;

Expertise/profile: Low temperature scanning tunnelling spectroscopy, including spin-sensitive methods to identify and characterize spin states in molecular open shell systems; OSS of graphene nanoribbons; single molecule transport measurements.


Aza-Triangulene: On-Surface Synthesis and Electronic and Magnetic Properties

T. Wang, A. Berdonces-Layunta, N. Friedrich, M. Vilas-Varela, J. P. Calupitan, J. I. Pascual, D. Peña, D. Casanova, M. Corso, D.I. G. de Oteyza
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 144, 10, 4522–4529 (2022)
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On-Surface Synthesis and Collective Spin Excitations of a Triangulene-Based Nanostar

Jeremy Hieulle, Silvia Castro, Niklas Friedrich, Alessio Vegliante, Francisco Romero Lara, Sofa Sanz, Dulce Rey, Martina Corso, Thomas Frederiksen, Jose Ignacio Pascual, and Diego Peña
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 60, 1 – 6 (2021)
[ ] [ DOI ] [ Open Access ] [ Supplementary Information ]

Topological phase transition in chiral graphene nanoribbons: from edge bands to end states

Jingcheng Li, Sofia Sanz, Nestor Merino-Díez, Manuel Vilas-Varela, Aran Garcia-Lekue, Martina Corso, Dimas G. de Oteyza, Thomas Frederiksen, Diego Peña, and Jose Ignacio Pascual
Nature Commun., 12, 5538 (2021)
[ ] [ DOI ] [ Open Access ] [ Supplementary Information ]

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