Group of Environmental Analytical Chemistry and Toxicology

Contact

Address
Fac. de química (campus de Vigo, Lagoas-Marcosende)
Phone
986 812 281
Website
http://bendicho.webs.uvigo.es/

Research areas

Research lines
Development of new analytical strategies based on nanotechnology and miniaturisation for the detection of toxic chemical species (inorganic and organic) in environmental and food samples (IP Carlos Bendicho Hernández).
Keywords
Analytical Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Optical Nanosensors
Nanosorbents
(ultra)trace analysis
toxic metal ions
chemical Speciation
Metallomics
Atomic and molecular spectrometric techniques
Advanced sample Treatment
Ultrasound
Microwaves
UV digestion
Miniaturisation
Microextraction
sustainable analytical Chemistry
environmental and food applications.

Technological offer

Services offered
Development of nanotechnological strategies for the analysis of metallic traces, speciation and metallomics in the environment.
Development of optical nanosensors for the detection of metallic species in sea water and marine organisms.
Studies of mobility, distribution, bioavailability and accumulation of heavy metals in environmental samples.
Design of miniaturized analytical techniques for in situ detection of environmental contaminants.
Development of new sustainable analytical methods.
Applications of atomic and molecular spectroscopy techniques in the analytical control of environmental contaminants.

Research results