Sustainable Catalysis

Sustainable Catalysis

Evolution towards more sustainable production methods via homogeneous catalysis.

Light-driven Synthetic Methodologies

Light-driven Synthetic Methodologies

New methodologies for the conversion of light energy into chemical bonds.

Predictive Chemistry at the Confined Space

Predictive Chemistry at the Confined Space

Supramolecular nanohosts for guest functionalization and reactivity in confined spaces.

Computational Chemistry

Computational Chemistry

New computational approaches to bridge the gap between theory and experiment.

RESEARCH TEAMS

Research carried out at IQCC is organized in several research teams led by either senior or junior scientists. Promising young investigators are given the opportunity to set up their own independent research teams. [More]

MASTER STUDIES

IQCC offers the Master in Advanced Catalysis and Molecular Modelling (MACMoM) with the commitment to transfer the most recent research in computational chemistry and catalysis to the future professionals. [More]

EVENTS

IQCC is involved in the organization of national and international conferences, with the participation of major figures in chemistry. The Girona Seminar and the GEQO meeting are the two main events in 2016. [More]

OUTREACH ACTIVITIES

IQCC is commited to raise public awareness of science by actively organizing dissemination and communication activities together with C4D, an offspring of the Institute that fosters innovation in digital science communication. [More]


Recent news


IQCC Challenges – Live talks

The IQCC is starting a new series of online talks to address challenges in

Sergi Ruiz-Barragan, new postdoc at IQCC

Dr. Sergi Ruiz-Barragan has recently become a new member of the Institute of

The Unexplored Importance of Fleeting Chiral Intermediates in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions

Decades of extensive research efforts by biochemists, organic chemists and protein engineers have

Unexpected Disparity in Photoinduced Reactions of C60 and C70 in Water with the Generation of superoxide or singlet-oxygen

Well-defined fullerene-PEG conjugates, C60-PEG (1) and two C70-PEG (2 and 3 with the addition sites on ab-[6,6]


Funding institutions


    • ERC
    • COST
    • ICREA
    • MARIECURIE
    • BSC

    • EUROPA
    • MCIU
    • GENERALITAT1
    • UNIVERSITAT
    • LACAIXA

    • CSCS
    • HFSP