2018 is the third year of the Severo Ochoa Project of our Institute “Smart Functional Materials for Social Grand Challenges” (FUNMAT)
The ICMAB became a Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence in 2016, becoming one of the top research centers in Spain in Materials Science.
The associated strategic research programme brings together the institute’s eight research units in five priority research lines:
These 5 RL are integrated into three social grand challenges of the 21st Century, aligned with the main European Social Challenges in H2020:
The general objectives of the FUNMAT Severo Ochoa project are: