• Dr. Jordi Abellà Iglesias

Dr. Jordi Abellà Iglesias

Analytical Chemistry Group
IQS School of Engineering
Universitat Ramon Llull
Via Augusta 390, 08017 Barcelona
Tel. +34 93 2672050
Fax +34 93 2056266


Ph.D. in Chemistry, Universitat Ramon Llull (1997,)
Chemical Engineer (1993, IQS)
Degree in Chemistry (1994, URL)

Professor (2009- )
Head of the Analytical Chemistry Department (2005- )
Head of ECOR (2005- )


Inorganic Chemistry (Degree in Chemistry, Degree  in Chemical Engineering)
Frontiers in Chemistry (Degree in Chemistry)
Industrial Products Analysis (Master in Analytical Chemistry)


Research Lines

  • Development of electrochemical sensors.
  • Electrochemistry of corrosion phenomena.


Representative Publications

L. Llivina, S. Colominas, J. Abella. Evaluation of the response time of H-concentration probes for tritium sensors in lead–lithium eutectic alloy. Fusion Engineering and Design, vol. 89, no 7–8, pp 1397-1401,2014.

L. Llivina, S. Colominas, J. Abella. Development of a hydrogen permeation sensor for future tritium applications. Fusion Engineering and Design, vol. 89, Issues 7–8, pp. 1209-1212, 2014.

H. Borland, L. Llivina, S. Colominas, and J. Abellà, “Proton conducting ceramics for potentiometric hydrogen sensors for molten metals,” Fusion Eng. Des., vol. 88, no. 9–10, pp. 2431–2435, 2013.

S. Colominas, I. Palermo, J. Abellà, J. M. Gómez-Ros, J. Sanz, and L. Sedano, “Octalithium plumbate as breeding blanket ceramic: Neutronic performances, synthesis and partial characterization,” Fusion Eng. Des., vol. 87, no. 5–6, pp. 482–485, 2012.

L. Llivina, S. Colominas, G. Reyes, and J. Abella, “Progress on the development of H-concentration probes in eutectic lead–lithium: Synthesis and characterization of electrochemical sensor materials,” Fusion Eng. Des., vol. 87, no. 7–8, pp. 979–982, 2012.

J. Abella, A. Verdaguer, S. Colominas, K. Ginestar, and L. Martinelli, “Fundamental data: Solubility of nickel and oxygen and diffusivity of iron and oxygen in molten LBE,” J. Nucl. Mater., vol. 415, no. 3, pp. 329–337, 2011.
C. Schroer, J. Konys, A. Verdaguer, J. Abellà, A. Gessi, A. Kobzova, S. Babayan, and J.-L. Courouau, “Design and testing of electrochemical oxygen sensors for service in liquid lead alloys,” J. Nucl. Mater., vol. 415, no. 3, pp. 338–347, 2011.


Research Groups

Analytical Chemistry Group