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We are hiring! Deadline October 10, 2017

On September 18, 2017, Posted by

We are looking for strongly independent and motivated candidates to undertake research in ERTFLOW Unit and in the group of Prof. Miquel A. Pericàs at the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) in Tarragona (Spain). This Postdoctoral position will be funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and…

FLOW CHEMISTRY SYMPOSIUM – XXXVI Biennial Meeting of the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry – June 2017

On March 2, 2017, Posted by

ERTFLOW is organizing within the 2017 Biennial Meeting of the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry, to be held in Sitges (Barcelona), from 25 to 29 June 2017, the first Flow Chemistry Symposium to be celebrated in Spain. The Flow Chemistry Symposium will take place on 27-28th of June and will…

ESTEVE and ICIQ-ERTFLOW team up to promote innovation

On December 15, 2016, Posted by

             The R&D teams of Esteve and Esteve Química team up with ICIQ and ERTFLOW to kick-off an ambitious research project dubbed FLOW4HEALTH. This project will develop new continuous-flow chemical processes to prepare new drugs and molecular leads useful for the pharmaceutical industry. FLOW4HEALTH’s continous-flow…

Flow Chemistry Video

On December 2, 2016, Posted by

Nice instructive video. A picture paints a thousand words!

Workshop: CienciaUK 2016. The research career and other scientific jobs in the UK

On November 24, 2016, Posted by

Tomorrow, ERTFLOW Unit Manager Esther Alza will be in Madrid, attending the Workshop: CienciaUK 2016. The research career and other scientific jobs in the UK, at the auditorium of Ramón Areces Foundation and organized by Ramón Areces Foundation and the Society of Spanish Researchers in the United Kingdom (SRUK), in collaboration…

8th Symposium on Flow Reactor Technology for Industrial Applications in Delft

On November 7, 2016, Posted by

This week, the 8th edition of the Continuous Flow Reactor Technology for Industrial Applications Symposium takes place in Delft (The Netherlands). From ERTFLOW, we do not want to miss anything of the great conference program and neither of the practical session so our team member Alba will be there attending…

We’re hiring!

On September 2, 2016, Posted by

Applications are invited for two Post-Doctoral Research Associate positions to work in ERTFLOW and in the research group of Professor Miquel A. Pericàs, within the project: FLOW4HEALTH: Development of processes in continuous flow for the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry. Funded by the Ministerio De Economía y Competitividad (MINECO) and the…

Chemistry of tasty chocolate

On March 24, 2016, Posted by

Although always is a good time to talk about chemistry (and even better for eating chocolate), since Easter is just around the corner, we want to bring you the combination of molecules that makes possible that delicious cocoa flavor. Here in Catalonia we have monas on Easter Monday, but also we…

Let’s learn about… Enantioselective Catalysis

On January 26, 2016, Posted by

One of the favourite ERTFLOW team area of chemistry is the enantioselective catalytic reactions. Nowadays, catalysis is widely recognized as one of the most important references of sustainability in a chemical context. Thus, it is not surprising that one of the most active research areas within the flow chemistry community…

Welcome! Please relax and enjoy the content

On January 25, 2016, Posted by

Hello and welcome to the new ERTFLOW blog. We want to keep you updated with the latest and most interesting news, tips and advices not only about flow chemistry and catalysis, but also about cool procedures or surprising science findings (we love science!). Of course, you’ll also find here meaningful…