Funding

 

The current research carried out by the QBIS-CAT is funded by the following organizations:

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Proyectos I+D+i – Excelencia 2013 (CTQ2013-43012-P) “Fundamental mechanistic investigations for sustainable organic synthesis by activating small molecule  gases and inert C-H bonds with first-row metals”
Funding period: 3 years (01/2014 – 12/2016)
Principal Investigators: Dr. Xavi Ribas, Dr. Anna Company

Proyectos “Explora Ciencia” 2013 (CTQ2013-50306-EXP ) “Generación y estabilización de especies químicas altamente reactivas en nanocápsulas supramoleculares autoensambladas”
Funding period: 2 years (09/2014 – 08/2016)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Miquel Costas

Proyecto Consolider (CONSOLIDER-INGENIO CSD-2010-00065) “Aplicación de la Química Supramolecular al Diseño, Síntesis y Estudio de Compuestos Bioactivos de Acción Antiinflamatoria, Antitumoral o Antiparasitaria”
Funding period: 6 years (01/2011 – 12/2016)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Miquel Costas – Coordinator: Prof.  Dr. Enrique García-España

Ramón y Cajal Fellowship (RyC-2011). 5-year tenure-track position awarded by the Spanish Government within the “National Program for Recruitment and Incorporation of Human Resources” to incorporate scientists in Spanish research centers. Department of Chemistry at the University of Girona.
Funding period: 5+1 years (01/2012 – 12/2016)
Investigator: Dr. Anna Company

 

Starting Grant (ERC-2011-StG-277801) “Sustainable C-X and C-H Functionalization Catalyzed by Copper(III) Species” (SusCatCuIII)
Funding period: 5 years (11/2011 – 10/2016)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Xavi Ribas

Proof of Concept (ERC-2015-PoC) “Biologically inspired chiral oxidation catalysts for commercial applications of fine chemistry” (CHIROXCAT)
Funding period: 1.5 years (05/2016 – 10/2017)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Miquel Costas

Proof of Concept (ERC-2015-PoC) “Copper Catalysis Applications”
Funding period: 1.5 years (2016 – 2017)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Xavi Ribas

 

 

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Career-Integration Grant (FP7-PEOPLE-2011-CIG-303522) “Key insights into oxidation chemistry through synthetic systems: N2O activation with first-row transition metals and O2 activation in heterobimetallic Fe-Ni systems” (NewOxMet)
Funding period: 4 years (01/2013 – 12/2016)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Anna Company

 

ICREA Academia Award
Funding period: 5 years (2014 – 2018)
Investigator: Dr. Miquel Costas

ICREA Academia Award
Funding period: 5 years (2016 – 2020)
Investigator: Dr. Xavi Ribas

 

Grup de Recerca Consolidat (2014 SGR 862)
Funding period: 3 years (01/2014 – 12/2016)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Miquel Costas

 

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Clara Immerwahr Award 2015. Clara Immerwahr Award, launched by the Cluster of Excellence UniCat, is conferred annually to a young female scientist an early stage of her career for outstanding results in Catalysis Research. It is associated with a financial support for research and establish close collaborative links with UniCat working groups.
Funding period: 1 year (01/2015 – 12/2015)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Anna Company