Department of Materials Science and Solar Energy Center MIB.SOLAR
University of Milano-Bicocca
Born 1963, MS degree in Chemistry from Univ. Milano with honours (1989). Prize for best student in Chemistry of the Univ. Milano (1990). Ph.D. in Chemistry (1993), NSF post-doctoral fellow at UC Berkeley (1994-95), NATO fellow at the Univ. Erlangen-Nuernberg, Erlangen (1995). Assistant Professor (1995), Associate Professor (2001), Full Professor (2010) in Organic Chemistry and Materials. Dean of the undegraduate programs in Chemistry of the University of Milano-Bicocca. Co-author of a university textbook in Heterocyclic Chemistry, ca. 130 publications in peer- and editor-reviewed international scientific journals (H index of 25 and ca. 2200 citations) including 18 patents (10 international) and 4 book chapters.. National Coordinator of the Interdivisional Group for Renewable Energy of the Italian Society of Chemistry and Vice-director of the Solar Energy Research Center MIB-SOLAR of the University of Milano-Bicocca. Main current scientific interests include materials and devices for organic and hybrid photovoltaics and artificial photosynthesis.