Group Leaders

Center Director:      Prof. José M. Asua
General Manager:   Idoia Azaldegui

  Name Position Contact Research
Prof. José M. Asua Center Director +34 943 018181

Fundamental investigation of industrially important polymerization processes.

Prof. David Mecerreyes Vice Director +34 943 018018

Innovative Polymer Chemistry, polymeric ionic liquids, organic catalysis, polymers for Energy and Environment.

Prof. Aurelio Mateo-Alonso Senior Researcher +34 943 506066
Prof. Thomas Schäfer Senior Researcher +34 943 018266

Tunable membranes and stimuli-responsive membranes, mass transport and interfacial phenomena in membrane separation processes, biomolecular recognition in non-conventional solvents.

Prof. Jose R. Leiza Group Leader +34 943 015329

His current research interest is focused on: waterborne polymer/inorganic hybrid nanocomposites, polymer reaction engineering aspects of polymerization in dispersed media (kinetics, modeling, high solids content formulations), molecularly imprinted polymer.

Prof. Jose-Ramon Sarasua Senior Researcher +34 946 014271

Biodegradable polymers, polylactides, micro/nano structural analysis, crystallinity, polymer composites, polymer blends, mechanical properties, thermoplastic processes, regenerative medicine.

Prof. Juan Luis Delgado Senior Researcher +34 943 50 60 64

Currently he is focused on the preparation of new materials for their incorporation in perovskite-based solar devices.

Prof. Alejandro J. Müller Senior Researcher +34 943018191

His fields of interests include: polymer solution rheology, structured fluids, morphology, nucleation, crystallization and crystallization kinetics of semi-crystalline materials and of multiphasic materials (in particular polymer blends, block copolymers, biopolymers and nano-composites).

Prof. Ronen Zangi Senior Researcher +34 943 01 8112

Computational studies of chemical and biological systems in condensed phases, under confinements, and at interfaces. In addition, conformations and free energies of synthetic and biological macromolecules, such as DNA-protein recognition and ligand-receptor binding.

Prof. Maria Forsyth Senior Research Professor +34 943 015303
Prof. Marcelo Calderón Senior Researcher +34 943 01 8182