04 February 2011 City of Barcelona Awards

The 2010 edition distinguishes Niek van Hulst and Romain Quidant in the area of scientific research. Barcelona City Council annually organizes the ‘City of Barcelona Awards’ in order to reward creativity, research and innovation made in Barcelona by individuals or institutions working in Humanities, Arts, Natural and Social Sciences, and Technology.

ICFO group leaders and ICREA Professors Niek van Hulst and Romain Quidant were awarded by their recent advances on unidirectional optical nanoantennas.

The award ceremony took place last February 15 at the Barcelona City Hall.