Beneficiary 3: ICMM

Instituto de Ciencias de Materiales de Madrid (ICMM) from the Centro Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)

Scientist in Charge: Ricardo Garcia

icmmThe Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid is a research institute focused on Material sciences and Nanotechnology ( It belongs to the CSIC which the largest scientific institution in Spain. The ICMM has 102 staff members and about 350 employees. The ICMM has a consistent record of high impact index publications during the period 2007-2011. The ICMM is a reference CSIC institute for international visits of scientific representatives.

Within the ICMM the Advanced force microscopy and nanolithography (ForceTool) Group has a consistent record on scientific originality and innovation in the development of nanoscale microscopies and nanolithography (