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Dottorandi in Chimica  

Scuola di Atene


Dottorando Tutor/Cotutor Area                             Progetto
Ilaria BARLOCCOAlberto VillaChimica InorganicaDesign and synthesis of carbon materials for the production of hydrogen from renewable sources.
(Linea: Synthesis and characterization of heterogeneous catalysts for energy and biofuels production)
Lorenzo BISCONTISara SattinChimica OrganicaSynthesis of RSH Inhibitors to Hamper Persisters Formation.
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Giovanna BRUNOLeonardo lo Presti/Carlo GattiChimica Fisica Electron spin density topology and magnetic properties of matter
(Linea: Development of novel topological descriptors for the design of advanced materials)
Carolina CIONTIDaniela Meroni/Silvia ArdizzoneChimica FisicaNanostructured metal oxide semiconductors in composite and hybrid systems for advanced applications.
(Linea: Synthesis and characterization of new materials for environmental, energetic, sensoristic and optoelectronic applications)
Crescenzo COPPASara Sattin/Monica CiveraChimica OrganicaStructure-based design of RSH inhibitors.
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Sara GRECCHIPatrizia Mussini/Tiziana BenincoriChimica FisicaInherent Chirality at work for applications in chiral electrochemistry, chiroptics and spintronics.
(Linea: Molecular electroanalysis and electrocatalysis)
Mirko LECCESERocco MartinazzoChimica FisicaPi-conjugation in a curved world.
(Linea: Quantum mechanical methods for the investigation of molecular properties and development of new materials)
Margherita LONGONISilvia BruniChimica FisicaThe non-invasive analysis of organic materials in cultural heritage (dyes, pigments, binders and varnishes): development of strategies based on molecular spectroscopies.
(Linea: Analytical chemistry applied to cultural heritage and study of the degradation caused by pollution)
Paola MARZULLODaniele Passarella/Stefano PieracciniChimica OrganicaTuning microtubule dynamics: synthesis of bifunctional drugs targeting tubulins.
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Laura MENEGAZZODiego Romano/Andrea PintoChimica OrganicaHeterogeneous biocatalysts development for the stereoselective continuous synthesis of bioactive compounds.
(Linea: Biocatalytic processes for the chemoenzymatic synthesis of chiral and/or bioactive compounds)
Alessandro ROGNONIMichele Ceotto/Riccardo ConteChimica FisicaAdvances in semiclassical dynamics with applications to the vibrational spectroscopy of complex systems.
(Linea: Sustainable processes based on heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis)
Giovanni SACCOCesare GennariChimica OrganicaTargeting tumor over-expressed receptor: synthesis of new conjugates for the delivery of cytotoxic agents.
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Paolo SONZINIEmma GalloChimica InorganicaThe insertion of carbon dioxide greenhouse gas into small eterocycle compounds for the synthesis of high-added value compounds.
(Linea: Sustainable processes based on heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis)

     RAPPRESENTANTE degli studenti di Dottorato in Chimica: Ilaria BARLOCCO


XXXIII Ciclo (Chimica)  

Dottorando Tutor (Cotutor) Area                             Progetto
Sharam ALIJANIDott.ssa Francesca TESSOREChimica InorganicaDevelopment of chiral molecule-modified supported metal nanoparticles as heterogeneous catalysts for asymmetric hydrogenation.
(Linea: Synthesis and characterization of heterogeneous catalysts for energy and biofuels production)
Andrea GALBIATIProf.ssa Paola CONTIChimica OrganicaDevelopment of covalent inhibitors of Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase, an antiprotozoan and anticancer drug target.
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Nives HRIBERNIK  Prof.ssa Anna BERNARDIChimica Organica 
(Marie Curie)
Synthesis of a diversity library of glycomimetics: towards a glycomimetic chip for drug discovery in glycomedicine
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Kanhaya LALProf.ssa Anna BERNARDI
Prof.ssa Laura BELVISI
Chimica Organica
(Marie Curie)
Design of antagonists of LecB and LecB like lectins
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Francesca MENESCARDIDott. Leonardo Lo Presti
(Dott. Davide Ceresoli)
Chimica FisicaHigh Pressure materials discovery with advanced DFT methods.
(Linea: Development of novel topological descriptors for the design of advanced materials)
 Marco MINNECIProf.ssa Anna BERNARDI
(Prof.ssa Sara SATTIN)
Chimica OrganicaSynthetic approaches towards bioactive molecules.
(Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Annalisa POLODott.ssa Maria Vittoria DOZZIChimica FisicaDesign, synthesis and rational optimization of semiconductor oxide-based photocatalysts.
(Linea: Preparation and structural, photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic characterization of materials for energy and depollution)
Doaa Reda Mohamed RAMADANProf. Fabio RAGAINIChimica Inorganica  Palladium catalyzed reduction reactions of nitroarenes with formate esters as CO surrogates for the synthesis of nitrogen heterocycles.
(Linea: Sustainable processes based on heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis)
Cristina Manuela SANTIProf. Luigi LAYChimica Organica  Synthesis of carbohydrate antigens and their structural analogues for vaccines development.
(Linea: Chemistry for the Life Sciences: synthesis of peptides, carbohydrates and their mimics)
Ambra SIBILLAProf. Rocco MARTINAZZOChimica FisicaChemical rate constants in condensed-phase environments from high-dimensional quantum dynamics.
(Linea: Dissipative quantum dynamics: developments and applications to the calculation of the quantum thermal rate constant of chemical reactions in condensed phases)
Tommaso TARONIDott.ssa Daniela MERONIChimica FisicaDevelopment and surface modification of nanostructured oxide-based materials for innovative applications.
(Linea: Modulation of the surface properties of materials by bi- and tri-dimensional growth of chemisorbed structures)

     RAPPRESENTANTE degli studenti di Dottorato in Chimica: Annalisa POLO



Dottorando Tutor (Cotutor) Area                             Progetto
Xishan BAIProf. Cesare GENNARIChimica OrganicaIron complexes for the catalytic (enantioselective) reduction of double bonds. (Linea 4: Synthesis of organic ligands and their complexes with metals for catalytic stereoselective reactions)
Elisa BONANDIProf. Daniele PASSARELLAChimica OrganicaNatural products as lead compounds and building blocks for the obtainment of new pharmacologically active molecules. (Linea 1: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Caterina DAMIANOProf.ssa Emma GALLOChimica InorganicaNew class of hybrid catalysts for CO2 activation. (Linea 24: Sustainable processes based on heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis)
Katarzyna FIDECKAProf.ssa Emanuela LICANDRO
(Dott. Riccardo VAGO)
Chimica OrganicaNanoparticle-peptide nucleic acid nanoconstructs as antitumor therapeutic agents. (Linea 3: Diagnostics and gene therapy: synthesis of natural nucleic acid mimics, DNA intercalators and their conjugation with metals and nanoparticles)
Claudia Vera KOHOUTProf. Luigi LAYChimica OrganicaSynthesis of Haemophilus influenzae type a oligosaccharides for vaccine development. (Linea: Design and synthesis of bioactive organic molecules)
Rosario RUSSOProf. Maurizio SIRONI
(Dott.ssa Alessandra FORNI)
Chimica FisicaComputational study of optical-spectroscopic properties of biological macromolecules. (Linea 12: Molecular modeling for the study of properties of biological interesting molecules)
Abhijnan SARKARProf. Fabio RAGAINIChimica Inorganica 
Luca SENALDIProf.ssa Anna BERNARDI (Dott.Daniele CICERI)Chimica OrganicaNew synthetic processes for the industrial preparation of generic active principles. (Linea:New synthetic processes for the industrial preparation of generic active principles)
Anna TESTOLINProf. Luigi FALCIOLAChimica FisicaMonitoring of emerging contaminants: from the sensor design to the analytical application (Linea 21:Sintesi and characterization of new materials for environmental, energetic, sensoristic and optoelectronic application)
Antonio TRIPODIProf. Rocco MARTINAZZOChimica FisicaKinetic description and process modelling for chemicals and fuels production from renewable sources. (Linea 16: Quantum mechanical methods for the study of molecular properties and the development of new materials)

     RAPPRESENTANTE degli studenti di Dottorato in Chimica: Anna TESTOLIN



DottorandoTutor (Cotutor) Area                             Progetto
Ludovic AUBERGERProf. Luigi LAY
(Dott.ssa Laura POLITO; Dott. Roberto ADAMO)
Chimica OrganicaESR3 Synthesis of MenA carba-analogues and native MenX oligomers for improved anti menigococcal vaccines
Prof.ssa Silvia RIZZATO (Prof. Massimo MORET, Dott. Leonardo LO PRESTI)Chimica InorganicaOn the investigation of nucleation, growth, structure and morphology of functional materials through advanced crystallographic techniques. (Linea 28: Studio dei processi di cristallizzazione e caratterizzazione di composti inorganici e organici)
Federica DALL’OGLIODott. Andrea PINTO
(Dott. Diego ROMANO)
Chimica organicaDevelopment of continuous-flow processes for redox biocatalysis and application in the chemo-enzymatic synthesis of active pharmaceutical ingredients. (Linea 5: Utilizzo della "flow-chemistry" nello sviluppo di metodologie sintetiche innovative ed ecosostenibili applicate alla preparazione di composti di interesse farmaceutico)
Giovanni DI LIBERTOProf. Michele CEOTTOChimica fisicaNew semiclassical theories for molecular spectroscopy (Linea 15: Sviluppo di teorie semiclassiche per la spettroscopia)
Davide FRANCHINIProf. Maurizio SIRONI
(Dott.ssa Alessandra FORNI)
Chimica fisicaComputational Study Of Halogen Bonding: From Ab-Initio Methods To Force Field Approaches. (Linea 17: Metodi quantomeccanici per lo studio delle proprietà molecolari e lo sviluppo di nuovi materiali)
Fabio GABASProf. Michele CEOTTOChimica fisica

Implementation of semiclassical theories for molecular spectroscopy" (Linea 16: Implementazioni di teorie semiclassiche per la spettroscopia)

Gabriele GIANNELLIProf.ssa Paola FERMO
(Dott. Giangiacomo BERETTA)
Chimica analiticaInnovative integrated analytical approaches for the characterization of wines of different provenance. (Linea 27: Chimica analitica applicata allo studio di matrici ambientali e di alimenti)
Giovanni MACETTIDott. Leonardo LO PRESTI
(Dott. Carlo GATTI)
Chimica fisicaDevelopment of novel topological descriptors for the design of advanced materials. (Linea 18: Sviluppo di descrittori topologici innovativi per la progettazione di materiali avanzati)
Arianna PINAProf. Cesare GENNARI
(Dott. Michele CARUSO)
Chimica organicaSynthesis of New RGD Peptidomimetic-Drug Conjugates Targeting αvβ3 Integrin.(Linea 2: Sistemi molecolari per la biologia: sintesi di peptidi, carboidrati e loro mimici)
Olimpia PITIROLLOProf. Luigi LAY (Dott.ssa Francesca MICOLI)Chimica organicaRational design and synthesis of a glycoconjugate vaccine against group a streptococcus. (Linea 2: Sistemi molecolari per la biologia: sintesi di peptidi, carboidrati e loro mimici)
Luca RIMOLDIProf.ssa Silvia ARDIZZONEChimica fisicaInnovative semiconductors with controlled structural and optical properties for photocatalytic applications. (Linea 22: Sintesi e caratterizzazione di nuovi materiali per applicazioni ambientali, energetiche, sensoristiche ed optoelettroniche)
Meenakshi SINGHProf. Luigi LAY
(Dott.ssa Laura POLITO; Dott. Roberto ADAMO)
Chimica OrganicaSynthesis of group B streptococcus type v oligosaccharide for vaccine development
Alice TAMBURRINIProf.ssa Anna BERNARDIChimica organicaDC-SIGN as target for drug development based on carbohydrates. (Linea 1: Progettazione e sintesi di molecole organiche bioattive)
Dott.ssa Giorgia ZANCHINProf. Giuseppe LEONE
(Prof.ssa Emma GALLO)
Chimica InorganicaCatalytic polymerization of cyclic olefins: tecnopolymers fadvanced applications. (Linea 25: Processi ecosostenibili basati su catalisi omogenea ed eterogena)

    RAPPRESENTANTE degli studenti di Dottorato in Chimica: Arianna PINA


XXX ciclo (chimica)  

DottorandoTutor   (Cotutor)
 Area                             Progetto
Chiara AIETADott. Michele CEOTTOChimica fisicaSemiclassical molecular dynamics for spectroscopic calculations of complex systems
Ivan BASSANINIProf. Daniele PASSARELLAChimica organicaExploiting the activity of oxidoreductive and hydrolytic enzymes in organic synthesis: novel biocatalyzed regio- and stereoselective transformations
Daniela CARMINATIProf.ssa Emma GALLOChimica inorganicaSintesi di complessi porfirinici chirali di metalli di transizione per promuovere reazioni enantioselettive
Mattia CETTOLINProf. Cesare GENNARIChimica organicaIron catalysts for the reduction of carbon-carbon and carbon-heteroatom double bonds
Federico DAPIAGGIDott. Stefano PIERACCINIChimica fisica

Molecular Modeling of Ebola inhibitors

Gaia FUMAGALLIProf. Daniele PASSARELLAChimica organicaChemical approaches to improve drug delivery of pharmaceutically active compounds
Paula LOPEZ RIVASProf. Cesare GENNARI (Dott. Luca PIGNATARO)Chimica organica
(Marie Curie)
Synthesis of integrin-targeting pro-drugs for the selective release of anti-tumor agents
Laura Anett MEDVEProf.ssa Anna BERNARDI (Dott.ssa Sara SATTIN)Chimica organica
(Marie Curie)
Synthesis of a Library of Selective C-Lectin Antagonist Glycomimetics
Marta PASQUINIProf. Rocco MARTINAZZOChimica fisicaA high-dimensional quantum dynamical approach for modeling chemical reactions at surfaces from first principle
Alessandro POMAProf.ssa Elena SELLI (prof.ssa Lucia CARLUCCI, Dott.ssa Maria. V. DOZZI)Chimica fisicaDevelopment of organometallic systems for photocatalytic solar fuels applications
Giulia RAINOLDIProf. Giordano LESMAChimica organicaExploiting the potential of organocatalyzed asymmetric multicomponent reactions for the synthesis of isatin-derived-2-oxindoles
André Filipe RAPOSO MOREIRA DIAZProf. Cesare GENNARI (Dott. Luca PIGNATARO)Chimica organica
(Marie Curie)
Synthesis of multimeric integrin ligands for the selective tumor-targeted delivery of cytotoxic drugs

    RAPPRESENTANTE degli studenti di Dottorato in Chimica: Giulia RAINOLDI


XXIX Ciclo (chimica)  

DottorandoTutor (Cotutor)
 Area                             Progetto
(Dott.ssa Michela BRUNELLI)
Chimica FisicaSynchrotron and neutron study of disorder in perovskite multiferroics
Gregorio CULLIAProf.ssa Paola CONTI (Prof. Carlo DE MICHELI)Chimica OrganicaDevelopment of enzyme inhibitors for the treatment of parasitic diseases
Dario FORMENTIProf. Fabio RAGAINIChimica InorganicaUse of CO alternatives as C1 building block
Giulio GOTIProf.ssa Anna BERNARDIChimica OrganicaNovel glycomimetic antagonists of mannose-specific C-lectins
Rahul KADUSKARDott.ssa Loana MUSSOChimica OrganicaTotal synthesis of natural products and evaluation of their biological activity
Cristina MARUCCIProf. Daniele PASSARELLA
(Dott. Marcello LUZZANI)
Chimica OrganicaNatural Products ( Synthesis, Extraction and Purification)
Valentina SABATINIProf.ssa Silvia ARDIZZONE
(Prof. Giuseppe DI SILVESTRO)
Chimica OrganicaStudy and development of flexible polymeric substrates for electronic devices and smart materials
Lilina Marcia ANSALONI  SILVAProf. Fabio RAGAINIChimica InorganicaUse Of Magnetic Nanomaterials for the Synthesis of Pharmaceutically Important Molecules
Alessandro SILVESTRIProf. Luigi LAY
(Dott.ssa Laura POLITO)
Chimica OrganicaDevelopment of gold-based hybrid nano-systems for imaging applications
Pramod THAKAREProf.ssa Emanuela LICANDROChimica OrganicaDesign and synthesis of modified PNA with improved physico-chemical properties for DNA,  RNA and Micro RNA targeting
Lorenzo VERONESEDott.ssa Monica PANIGATIChimica InorganicaDinuclear rhenium complexes for optoelectronic devices
Simone ZANELLAProf. Cesare GENNARI
(Dott. Umberto PIARULLI)
Chimica OrganicaSynthesis and biological evaluation of peptidomimetic ligands targeting cell-surface receptors involved in tumor angiogenesis

    RAPPRESENTANTE degli studenti di Dottorato in Chimica: Lorenzo VERONESE


XXVIII ciclo (chimica)  

DottorandoTutor   (Cotutor)
 Area                             Progetto
Paolo BONARDI Prof. Rocco MARTINAZZO Chimica FisicaFirst-principles investigations of electronic and transport properties of complex molecular junctions
(Dott. Alessandro PONTI)
Chimica FisicaMagnetic oxides nanoparticles with anisotropic shape or heterogeneous structure
(Dott. Johannes G. DE VRIES)
Chimica OrganicaAsymmetric hydrogenation of industrially relevant substrates
(Dott. Mario Italo TRIONI)
Chimica FisicaTheoretical characterization of graphene-based nano-junctions
Dott. Mohamed Ali ELATAWY Prof. Fabio RAGAINIChimica InorganicaSynthesis of nitrogen heterocycles by reaction of nitroarenes with unsaturated substrates and carbon monoxide, catalyzed by transition metal complexes
Marco FUSE'Prof. Edoardo Cesarotti
(Dott.ssa Isabella RIMOLDI)
Chimica InorganicaSynthesis of chiral penta-substituted aryl, alkyl cyclopentadienyls and their use in the enantioselective reduction of imines and ketones
(Dott. Johannes G. DE VRIES)
Chimica OrganicaFirst-row transition metal catalysts for the enantioselective reduction of double bonds
Fernandez Josè LASSO Prof.ssa Ilenia ROSSETTIChimica FisicaHydrogen production from renewable primary sources
Mirko MAGNIProf.ssa Dominique ROBERTO
(Prof.ssa Patrizia MUSSINI, Dott.ssa Claudia DRAGONETTI)
Chimica InorganicaTransition metal complexes and related organometallic polymers for photonics and optoelectronics
Stefania MARZORATIDott.ssa Mariangela LONGHI
(Prof. Leonardo FORMARO)
Chimica FisicaPlatinum-free catalysts for oxygen reduction reaction
Elisabetta MASSOLOProf. Maurizio BENAGLIAChimica OrganicaNovel synthetic organocatalytic methodologies
Manuel ORLANDIProf. Franco COZZI
(Dott. Michele CEOTTO)
Chimica OrganicaNew Brønsted acids as chiral organic catalysts
Ahmed Muhamed ORLANDODott. Leonardo LO PRESTI
(Prof. Carlo GATTI)
Chimica FisicaChallenging questions in chemistry and condensed matter addressed by charge density topological descriptors
(Prof.ssa Rita ANNUNZIATA)
Chimica FisicaPatterning and Modulation of Oxide Surface Properties
Lucia VIGLIANTIProf.ssa Emanuela LICANDRO
(Prof.ssa Patrizia MUSSINI)
Chimica OrganicaThe Heteroarylethene class: novel, luminescent molecular material for optoelectronic and photovoltaic applications
Chiara ZAFFINOProf.ssa Silvia BRUNIChimica AnaliticaExploiting the potentiality of surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) for the identification of natural dyes in ancient textiles and works of art

    RAPPRESENTANTE degli studenti di Dottorato in Chimica: Lucia VIGLIANTI



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