Elsa Prada

Elsa Prada is a postdoctoral fellow at the ICMM, a public research laboratory in Madrid, Spain, that belongs to the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC). She obtained her Ph.D. from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in 2006, and later spent several years at Karlsruhe University, Germany, and Lancaster University, UK. Her research interests are in condensed matter theory, in particular, electron transport in mesoscopic systems, entanglement, graphene, and more recently, topological insulators.

Elsa Prada Published June 27, 2011

Nanophysics | Graphene

Graphene, a single layer of carbon atoms, can be multiply folded in a controlled way into various types of single or periodic structures with intriguing properties.