CEDENNA organizes numerous outreach activities, including conferences, talks, competitions, schools, seminars and exhibitions, to present its work to the general community, generating greater interest in science among the youth of our country.

News

  • Professor Kiwi at the MIM

    Dr. Miguel Kiwi, winner of the 2007 National Exact Sciences Prize, professor at the University of Chile and a member of our Center (Simulations Line) is one of 50  scientists highlighted in the Science Promenade at the Mirador Interactive Museum …

  • Selecting images for the 2016 Nanoscience Calendar

    The jury for the 2016 nanoscience calendar met in December to choose the images to illustrate next’s years calendar. The jury is composed of Dora Altbir, director; Ricardo Ramírez, assistant director; Eugenio Vogel, coordinator; María José Galotto, researcher; Erika Inostroza, …

  • Increasing number of YouTube viewers of demonstration

    Since their debut in 2011, the number of viewers of a series of videos on magnetic experiments shown on the Universidad de la Frontera YouTube channel (Ficae TV) has continued to grow, in some cases having as many as 4,700 …

  • New patent applications presented

    Researchers from the Magnetic Nanostructures Line have recently presented new patent applications. The first is for an alternate magnetic field nanogenerator and associated method, between a polarized spin current and an external magnetic field on a transversal wall domain (License …

  • Considering patenting undergraduate thesis work

    At the beginning of November, Paulina Gárate Baquedano obtained the possible highest grade in the examination for her degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Santiago of Chile. Her thesis, which was directed by Dr. Diego Venegas Yazigi (Nanostructure …

  • Two researchers receive “Anillos” program grants

    Among the 17 new “Anillo” Science and Technology Research Centers to receive funding this year in the framework of the fifth Anillo grant program of CONICYT are two CEDENNA researchers. Juan Alejandro Valdivia, from the Physics Department of the University …

  • The Center participates in a science and business encounter

    The Fourth Science, Technology and Enterprise Encounter took place on Friday, October 23 at the University of Chile.  Our Center had a stand at the event aimed at linking the work of our researchers to the needs of the private …

  • Camaraderie and collaboration were key in an internal workshop

    The fifth internal CEDENNA workshop took place on October 22 and 23 in Los Andes with enthusiasm and a spirit of camaraderie. Representatives of each research line the aims and challenges of the research for the coming years, while the …

  • Projects of Cedenna researchers will receive funding under the Fondef Two – Stage Idea program

    Two of the 50 projects to receive grants under the Two-Stage Idea FONDEF program (October 2015) were presented by researchers from our Center. Dr. Dora Altbir  (magnetic nanostructures line) presented the project “Development of ultra-sensitive HALL sensors for several types …

  • Electronic industry learns about advances in nanomagnetism

    Our Center was invited to participate in the event Matelec Latin America 2015 (October 7,8, and 9), dedicated to renewable energy, energy efficiency and the electrical and electronic industries. Dr. Juliano C. Denardin (Magnetic Nanostructures Line) spoke to industry representatives …

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