Alba Martinez   
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
M.Sc. Nanotechnology

Embraces the use of lateral thinking

Nanotechnology student that embraces the use of lateral thinking and sees creativity as a powerful tool to make a difference.

Subject Areas





Spanish (native)

English (fluent)


M.Sc Nanotechnology: KTH 2018 - ongoing

Bachelor Thesis in Carbon-Coated TiO2 Nanoparticles as Advanced Anode Material for Li-Ion Batterie:  University of California, San Diego (UCSD) La Jolla, CA 2017

Bachelor in Physics Engineering: BarcelonaTech (UPC) 2012-2017

Work experience

Josep Lladonosa High School Lleida, Spain


Tutor in physics, maths , chemistry, spanish, catalan and english  1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th-year high school students

IES Abroad Barcelona Barcelona, Spain


Tutor to American Students on a studies exchange program in Barcelona through the international IES Abroad program.

Jacobs School of Engineering – NanoEngineering (UCSD) La Jolla, CA

Research student

Perfected the synthesis of 5nm-diameter TiO2 nanoparticles and optimized the annealing temperature for the C-coating, associated to an improved LIB rate performance, battery life and safety. Nanomaterials synthesis & Characterization. Li-Ion Batteries coin cells manufacturing

Extracurricular Classes Private Teacher Lleida, Spain 


Tutor in physics & mathematics to 2nd year high school students. Summer 2010 – 2013

Honors & Awards

2014 2nd Place – European BEST Engineering Competition (EBEC), Case Study Barcelona, Spain

2013 1st Place – BEST Week of Engineering Competition, Case Study Barcelona, Spain

2012 Graduated with Honors. Science & Technology Baccalaureate at INS Josep Lladonosa Lleida, Spain