Multifunctional Optical Materials Group

Dr. Andrea Rubino

alb Chemist
Multifunctional Optical Materials Group
Institute of Materials Science of Sevilla
Spanish National Research Council
c/ Américo Vespucio, 49. 41092 – Sevilla
tel: +34 954 489 500 ext: 9235


Research Interests

Nanostructured systems Characterization techniques
-Synthesis of porous materials by sol-gel and hydrothermal techniques
– Thin layer liquid deposition techniques
– Passive and active optical materials development
– AMX3 perovskite integration in porous structures
-Optical characterization (UV-Vis-NIR; FT-IR, Luminescence)
– Structural characterization (S.E.M., DRX; DLS)

Work Experience

– 12/2015–to date: PhD student, MOM Group, Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spain
– 12/2013 – 05/2015: LLP-Leonardo Da Vinci Programme (research stage) MOM Group, Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spain



Disentangling Electron–Phonon Coupling and Thermal Expansion Effects in the Band Gap Renormalization of Perovskite Nanocrystals
A. Rubino, A. Francisco-López, A. J. Barker, A. Petrozza, M. E. Calvo, A. R. Goñi, H. Míguez
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2021, 12, 1, 569–575

Efficient third harmonic generation from FAPbBr3 perovskite nanocrystals
Andrea Rubino, Tahiyat Huq, Jakub Dranczewski, Gabriel Lozano, Mauricio E. Calvo, S. Vezzoli, Hernán Míguez, Riccardo Sapienza
J. Mater. Chem. C, 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0TC04790B

Mesoporous Matrices as Hosts for Metal Halide Perovskite Nanocrystals
Andrea Rubino, Laura Caliò, Alfonso García-Bennett, Mauricio E. Calvo & Hernán Míguez
Adv. Optical Mater., 2020, 8, 1901868. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201901868. Hall of Fame Article

Monitoring, Modelling and Optimization of Lead Halide Perovskite Nanocrystal Growth within Porous Matrices
David O. Tiede, Andrea Rubino, Mauricio E. Calvo, Juan F. Galisteo-López and Hernan Miguez
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2020, 124 (14). pp. 8041-8046. DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.0c01750.

Highly Efficient and Environmentally Stable Flexible Color Converters based on Confined CH3NH3PbBr3 Nanocrystals
Andrea Rubino, Miguel Anaya, Juan F. Galisteo-López, T. Cristina Rojas, Mauricio E. Calvo, and Hernán Míguez
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 (44), pp. 38334-38340. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b11706

Strong Quantum Confinement and Fast Photoemission Activation in CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Nanocrystals Grown within Periodically Mesostructured Films
Anaya, M.; Rubino, A.; Rojas, T. C.; Galisteo-López, J. F.; Calvo, M. E.; Míguez, H.
Adv. Opt. Mater. 2017. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201601087

Solution processed high refractive index contrast distributed Bragg reflectors
Anaya, M.; Rubino, A.; Calvo, M. E.; Miguez, H.
J. Mater. Chem. C, 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C6TC00663A.


– 03/2010–12/2013: Master’s degree, Scienze Chimiche, University of L’Aquila, Italy
– 10/2006–03/2010: Bachelor’s degree, Scienze e Tecnologie Chimiche e dei Materiali, University of L’Aquila, Italy