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2020 - Heidelberg
2020 - Heidelberg

(L to R): Robert (collaborator), Abdon, Pol

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We are recruiting! If you'd like to join our team, contact us or see details here.

Abdon Pena-Francesch
Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Robotics Institute (starting 2021)
2018-2020 Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems (Stuttgart, Germany)
2013-2017 Ph.D. (Engineering Science and Mechanics), Penn State University (PA, USA)
2011-2013 M.Sc. (Chemical Engineering), Institut Químic de Sarrià (Barcelona, Spain)
2006-2011 B.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering), Institut Químic de Sarrià (Barcelona, Spain)
Bio & personal info here.
Pol Cabanach
Visiting Ph.D. student (MPI-IS)
Bioengineering, Materials Engineering Group (GEMAT), Institut Químic de Sarrià 
Research interests: polymer synthesis, drug delivery, antifouling surfaces, advanced manufacturing
Personal interests: basketball, cooking travelling
2014-2016 M.Sc. (Bioengineering), Institut Químic de Sarrià (Barcelona, Spain)
2010-2014 B.Sc. (Chemistry), Institut Químic de Sarrià (Barcelona, Spain)

We are building up the group and recruiting. More to come soon!