Universidad de Santiago de Compostela

USC is a public university established in 1495. USC hosts ~28,000 students, among which ~3,000 are PhD students. USC has been recognized as International Campus of Excellence, a Spanish strategic program specialized in life sciences and technologies. CiQUS (Center for Research in Biological Chemistry and Molecular Materials) develops transdisciplinary strategies to undertake major challenges in Molecular Sciences. CiQUS hosts 33 Principal Investigators, selected by an external scientific advisory board; 39 post-doctoral fellows, 73 PhD students, 25 Master students, 11 technicians and 4 people in administration and R&D management and knowledge transfer. In 2016, CiQUS obtained the best evaluation in the accreditation of Excellence University Research Centres from the Galician Government. CiQUS’ research activity is focused on three major areas: Functional Materials; Biological and Medicinal Chemistry; Synthetic Technologies.

Website: https://www.usc.es


Organic chemistry and catalysis; synthesis and purification of large aromatic compounds and nanographenes; experience in the collaboration with surface scientists; preparation of graphene precursors; experience in the manipulation of highly reactive molecules and intermediates.


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On-Surface Synthesis and Characterization of a High-Spin Aza-[5]-Triangulene

Dr. Manuel Vilas-Varela, Francisco Romero-Lara, Alessio Vegliante, Dr. Jan Patrick Calupitan, Adrián Martínez, Lorenz Meyer, Unai Uriarte-Amiano, Dr. Niklas Friedrich, Dr. Dongfei Wang, Dr. Fabian Schulz, Dr. Natalia E. Koval, Dr. María E. Sandoval-Salinas, Dr. David Casanova, Dr. Martina Corso, Prof. Emilio Artacho, Prof. Dr. Diego Peña and Prof. José Ignacio Pascual
[ ] [ DOI ] [ Open Access ]

Bistability between π-diradical open-shell and closed-shell states in indeno[1,2-a]fluorene

Shantanu Mishra, Manuel Vilas-Varela, Leonard-Alexander Lieske, Ricardo Ortiz, Shadi Fatayer, Igor Rončević, Florian Albrecht, Thomas Frederiksen, Diego Peña and Leo Gross.
[ ] [ Open Access ]

On-surface synthesis of Mn-phthalocyanines with optically active ligands

Amelia Dominguez-Celorrio, Carlos Garcia-Fernandez, Sabela Quiroga, Peter Koval, Veronique Langlais, Diego Peña, Daniel Sanchez-Portal, David Serrate and Jorge Lobe-Checa.
NANOSCALE, 14, 22, 8069-8077 (2022)
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