• Dr. Manuel David Abad Roldán

Manuel Abad Roldán Faculty IQS

Dr. Manuel David Abad
Materials Engineering Group (GEMAT)
IQS School of Engineering University Ramon Llull
Via Augusta 390, E-08017 Barcelona Spain
Tel: + 34 932 672 000 (Ext: 2319)
Fax: + 34 932 056 266
ORCID:0000-0002-5935-5709

email: 
manuel.abad@iqs.edu

PhD Degree in Materials Science, University of Sevilla (2010)
Bachelor in Chemistry, Universidad of La Rioja (2004)
Diploma of Advanced Studies, University of Seville (2007)
Master’s Degree in Science and Technology in New Materials. University of Seville (2008) 


Postdoctoral Scientific Researcher (McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 2010-1012)
Postdoctoral Scientific Researcher (University of California – Berkeley, California, USA, 2013-2015)
Research Fellow (University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, 2015-2016)
Associate Professor IQS School of Engineering, 2021

 

SUBJECTS

Materials Technology (Industrial Engineering)

Ceramic Materials (Master of Materials Science and Engineering)

Chemical and Engineering Laboratory III (Undergraduate in Chemical Engineering)

Organic Chemistry and Materials Laboratory (Undergraduate in Chemistry)

Materials technology laboratory: from materials to products and devices (Master of Materials Science and Engineering)

 

RESEARCH LINES

  • Synthesis of nanostructured materials: nanoparticles and thin films.
  • Chemical and microstructural characterization of nanostructured materials.
  • Tribological characterization of nanostructured materials.
  • Mechanical properties of thin films, alloys and ceramic materials.
  • High temperature nanoindentation.
  • Bulk Metallic Glasses.

 

RESEARCH GROUP

Materials Engineering Group (GEMAT)