Nanostructured Materials, Synthesis, and Characterization


  • Design of nanostructured materials
  • Surface analysis of materials and nanomaterials using ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS-X-Rey Photoelectron Spectroscopy) and Auger spectroscopy
  • Raman spectroscopy with surface enhancement (Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy -SERS)
  • Study of magnetic black sands of Ecuador
  • Biomaterials with luminescent properties
  • Study of nanomaterials for controlled release
  • Low cost biosensor design
  • Synthesis and characterization of nanostructured materials
  • Synthesis and characterization of graphene-based nanostructures
  • Synthesis of quantum dots from biosensor precursors
  • Low-dimensional materials: synthesis, characterization and modeling

This line of research contemplates the synthesis and characterization of nanoscale materials using different techniques and correlating this characterization with optical, magnetic and electrical properties.