Researchers from the Institute of Neurosciences, awarded in ICREA Academia 2018

The program ICREA Acadèmia 2018 .  The program ICREA Academia 2018 has honoured the scientific career of nineteen researchers of the University of Barcelona in the framework of the edition that honoured the research of forty-five experts of the Catalan area. The ICREA Academia awardees receive funding to do research for five years. The awards were given during an event on April 30 in Palau de la Generalitat, a ceremony that counted on the attendance of the vice-rector for Research, Domènec Espriu. The ICREA Academia program was born in 2008 to promote and distinguish the excellence of research carried out by the staff of the public universities in Catalonia. The program contributes to strengthen research carried out by the university staff who are in an active and growing phase of their research career.

Guardonats de la UB al programa ICREA Acadèmia. Foto: ICREA

The awarded researchers are:
M. Cristina Andrés-Lacueva, lecturer at the Department of Nutrition, Food Sciences and Gastronomy and the Institute for Research on Nutrition and Food Safety (INSA·UB)
José Luis Araus Ortega, professor at the Department of Evolutionary Biology, Ecology and Environmental Sciences
Guillem Aromí Bedmar, professor at the Department of Inorganic and Organic Chemistry and director of the Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IN2UB)
Eva Isabel Cacho Lascorz, lecturer at the Department of Earth and Ocean Dynamics
Elias Campo Guerri, professor at the Department of Basic Clinical Practice and director of IDIBAPS
Josep M. Domingo Clua, lecturer at the Department of Catalan Philology and General Linguistics
Sergio Escalera Guerrero, lecturer at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science and member of the Institute of Mathematics of the University of Barcelona (IMUB)
Lluís Fuentemilla Garriga, lecturer at the Department of Cognition, Development and Psychology of Education and member of the Institute of Neurosciences (see research group)
Manuel Garcia-Carpintero Sánchez-Miguel
, professor at the Department of Philosophy 
Jacob González-Solís Bou, professor at the Department of Evolutionary Biology, Ecology and Environmental Sciences and member of the Biodiversity Research Institute (IRBio)
Montserrat Guillén Estany, professor at the Department of Econometrics, Statistics and Applied Economics and member of the Research Institute on Applied Regional and Public Economics (IREA)
Alfonso Herranz Loncán, lecturer at the Department of Economic History, Institutions and Policy and World Economy
Josep Marco Pallarès, lecturer at the Department of Cognition, Development and Psychology of Education and member of the Institute of Neurosciences (see research group
Maria Mataró Serrat, professor at the Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychobiology and member of the Institute of Neurosciences (see research group
Modesto Orozco López, professor at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biomedicine and member of the Institute of Biomedical Research (IRB)
Joan D. Prades Garcia, lecturer at the Department of Electronic and Biomedical Engineering and membr of the Institute of Nanosciences and Nanotechnology (IN2UB)
Fèlix Ritort Farran, professor at the Department of Condensed Matter Physics and member of the Institute of Nanosciences and Nanotechnology (IN2UB)
Pere Roca-Cusachs Soulere, lecturer at the Department of Biomedicine and member of the Insitute of Nanosciences and Nanotechnology (IN2UB) and the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC)
Pietro Tierno, lecturer at the Department of Condensed Matter Physics and member of the Institute of Nanosciences and Nanotechnology (IN2UB) and the Research Institute of Complex Systems