RESEARCH PROJECTS (SINCE 2016):

  • Project Title: Rediscovering Gallium as a Potent Lewis Acid in Catalysis and its Application in the Development of Sustainable Polymers (GALIOPOLY-CAT) (Proyectos I+D+i» 2020 – Modalidades Retos Investigación y Generación de Conocimiento) (PID2020-113046RA-I00). Funding Agency: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/09/2021 to: 31/08/2023. PI: Christopher J. Whiteoak. Funded amount: 60.500 €.
  • Project Title: Excellence for the University Academic staff (Ayuda de Excelencia para el Profesorado Universitario) (EPU-INV/2020/001). Funding Agency: Comunidad de Madrid. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/12/2020 to: 31/12/2023. PI: Marta E. González Mosquera. Funded amount: 150.000 €.
  • Project Title: Sustainable Polymers through the Catalytic Valorisation of Carbon Dioxide and Bio-derived Compounds (Comunidad de Madrid Programa de Atracción de Talento 2019: Modalidad 1) (PID2020-113046RA-I00). Funding Agency: Universidad de Alcalá and Comunidad de Madrid. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/04/2020 to: 31/03/2024. PI: Christopher J. Whiteoak. Funded amount: 404.416 €.
  • Project Title: Síntesis, Caracterización y Estudio de la Reactividad Catalítica y Anticancerígena de Complejos Metálicos (UAH-AE-2017-2). Funding Agency: Universidad de Alcalá. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 19/05/2017 to: 18/05/2023. PI: Tomas Cuenca Agreda. Funded amount: 72.456,77 €.
  • Project Title: GOT ENERGY TALENT. Attracting Talented Researchers within the Spanish Campus of International Excellence ‘Smart Energy’ and the region of Madrid. Funding Agency: H2020-EU.1.3.4. and University of Alcalá. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos. Period from: 01/09/2019 to: 31/08/2022. PI: Elena García Barriocanal. Type of participation: Valentina Sessini GET cofund MarieCurie Fellow. Funded amount: 4.814.400 €.
  • Project Title: Factoría de Cristalización: Red Temática para el avance de la cristalografía aplicada” (CrysFact). Plan Nacional I+ D, Redes Temática (RED2018-102574-T). Funding Agency: Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá, Universidad de Canarias, Universidad de Oviedo, Universidad de Barcelona, CSIC, ICIQ, Universidad Complutense, UPV. Period from: 01/01/2020 to: 31/12/2021. PI: Dr. Jaime Gómez Morales (CSIC-IACT). Funded amount: 14.000 €.
  • Project Title: From agricultural wastes to functionalized bioplastics (RTI2018-094840-B-C31). Funding Agency: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/01/2019 to: 31/12/2021. PI: Marta E. González Mosquera y Gerardo Jiménez. Funded amount: 92.000 €.
DOST
  • Project Title: Development of Novel Catalytic Systems for the Application of Carbon Dioxide as a Renewable Chemical Feedstock. Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Philippines Government. Participating entities: Sheffield Hallam University. Period from: 01/10/2018 to: 30/09/2022. PI: Christopher J. Whiteoak. Funded amount: 118.000 €.
  • Project Title: Functionalized Polymeric Nanoparticles with antimicrobial activity (CCG19/CC-037). Funding Agency: Universidad de Alcalá. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/01/2020 to: 31/12/2020. PI: Marta E. González Mosquera. Funded amount: 8.500 €.
  • Project Title: C-H Activation in Organic Synthesis (CHAOS) Cost Action CA15106. Funding Agency: European Union. Participating entities: Institution from 30 countries. Period from: 21/03/2016 to: 20/03/2020. PI: Prof. Michael Schnurch (Chair of the Action). Local PI: Marta E. González Mosquera. Funded amount: 168.000 €.
  • Project Title: Development of New Methodologies for the Synthesis of Unusual Heterocyclic Compounds through the Application of Cobalt-Catalysed C-H Functionalisation as a Key Step. Funding Agency: Biomedical Sciences Research Centre, Sheffield Hallam University. Participating entities: Sheffield Hallam University. Period from: 01/10/2016 to: 30/05/2020. PI: Christopher J. Whiteoak. Funded amount: 86.000 €.
  • Project Title: Aluminum and Lithium Heterometallic Compounds Active in Catalytic Polymerization and CO2 Activation Processes (CCGP2018-EXP/038). Funding Agency: Universidad de Alcalá. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 20/12/2018 to: 19/12/2019. PI: Marta E. González Mosquera. Funded amount: 3.400 €.
  • Project Title: Chemoselective catalysts for the generation os polymers with advanced properties (CCGP2017-EXP/042). Funding Agency: Universidad de Alcalá. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/12/2017 to: 30/11/2018. PI: Marta E. González Mosquera. Funded amount: 3.000 €.
RSC
  • Project Title: Access to and Application of Novel Cyclic Carbonate Functionalised Cellulosic Materials. Funding Agency: Royal Society of Chemistry. Participating entities: Sheffield Hallam University. Period from: 01/12/2016 to: 30/11/2017. PI: Christopher J. Whiteoak. Funded amount: 4.400 €.
  • Project Title: From atmosferic pollutants to products of industrial interest via new catalitic systems (CTQ2014-58270-R). Funding Agency: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/01/2015 to: 31/12/2017. PI: Marta E. González Mosquera y Gerardo Jiménez. Funded amount: 74.000 €.
  • Project Title: Red de Cristalografía y Cristalización Factoría de Cristalización. Plan Nacional I+ D, Redes de Excelencia (Redes Consolider) (FIS2015-71928-REDC). Funding Agency: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá, Universidad de Canarias, Universidad de Oviedo, Universidad de Barcelona, CSIC. Period from: 01/12/2015 to: 30/11/2017. PI: Dr. Jaime Gómez Morales (CSIC-IACT). Funded amount: 51.500 €.
  • Project Title: Terpenes Catalytic Polymerization with Aluminates (CCG2015/EXP-039). Funding Agency: Universidad de Alcalá. Participating entities: Universidad de Alcalá. Period from: 01/01/2015 to: 31/12/2016. PI: Marta E. González Mosquera. Funded amount: 3.600 €.