Dr. David Sánchez-García

Dr. David Sánchez-García
Grup d'Enginyeria de Materials (GEMAT)

IQS School of Engineering
Universitat Ramon Llull
Vía Augusta 390, E-08017 Barcelona, Spain
+34 93 2672 122
+34 932 056 266


IQS Chemical Engineer (IQS, 1999)
Ph. D. in Chemistry (URL, 2003)
Postdoctoral researcher at The University of Texas at Austin (US, Prof. J.L. Sessler, 2004-2006)
Postdoctoral researcher at the Institut Européen de Chimie et Biologie (IECB) (France, Dr. I. Huc, 2006-2008)
Associate Professor (IQS, 2015-)


  • Organic Chemistry II (GQ)
  • Organic Chemistry (GF)
  • Advanced Organic Synthesis (MQF)
  • Integrated Laboratory II (MQF)


Research Lines

Pyrrole macrocycles for imaging and theranostics

Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for sensing applications and drug delivery


Representative Publications

Google Scholar:https://scholar.google.es/citations?user=yWGAHVsAAAAJ&hl=cat

Anguera, G.; Sánchez-García, D.Porphycenes and Related Isomers: Synthetic Aspects, Chem Rev.2017117, 2481-2516. (I.F = 47.98).

Anguera, G.; Kauffmann, B.; Borrell, J.I.; Borrós S.; Sánchez-García, D.Stable 5,5´-substituted 2,2´-bipyrroles: building blocks for macrocyclic and materials chemistry, J. Org. Chem.201782, 6904-6912. (I.F = 4.85).

Anguera, G.; Kauffmann, B.; Borrell, J.I.; Borrós S.; Sánchez-García, D.Quaterpyrroles as Building Blocks for the Synthesis of Expanded Porphyrins, Org. Lett.201517, 2194-2197. (I.F = 6.32).

Rio, Y.; Sánchez-García, D.; Seitz, W.; Torres, T.; Sessler, J.L.; Guldi, D.M. A Bisfullerene-Bis(dipyrrinato)zinc Complex: Electronic Coupling and Charge Separation in an Easy-to-Assemble Synthetic System, Chem. Eur. J., 200915, 3956-3959. (I.F. = 5.92).

Sánchez-Garcia, D.; Kauffmann, B.; Kawanami, T.; Ihara, H.; Takafuji, M.; Delville, M-H.; Huc, I. Nanosized Hybrid Oligoamide Foldamers: Aromatic Templates for the Folding of Multiple Aliphatic Units,J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009131, 8642-8648. (I.F = 9.90).


Research groups

Grup d'Enginyeria de Materials (GEMAT)