December 2020

Springer Theses - Recognizing Outstanding Ph.D. Research

Ph.D. Thesis: 'Study of New Ternary Rare-Earth Intermetallic Germanides with Polar Covalent Bonding, Beyond the Zintl Picture', by Riccardo Freccero:

  • nominated as an outstanding Ph.D. thesis by the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden, Germany;

  • published in the series 'Springer Theses- Recognizing Outstanding Ph.D. Research'.

The series 'Springer Theses' brings together a selection of the best Ph.D. Theses from around the world and across the physical sciences. Each published volume is selected for its scientific excellence and the high impact of its contents for the pertinent field of research.

Riccardo Freccero received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Chemistry at the University of Genoa, Italy, in 2015 and 2018, respectively. He performed his Doctorate (cycle XXXI) under the supervision of Prof. Adriana Saccone (University of Genoa) and Dr. Frank R. Wagner (Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden, Germany). After a post-doc at the Max Plank Institute in Dresden, since December 1st 2020, Riccardo is Research Associate at the Inorganic Chemistry group of DCCI.

More info at: https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783030589912

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June 2020

AIM Macrogiovani, Digital Edition

The presentation: 'Polysaccharide-Based Electrospun Membranes for Wound Healing Applications', by Andrea Dodero,

received the 'Best Oral Presentation Award'.

The presentation: 'Electrospun La0.6Sr0.4Co0.2Fe0.8O3-d nanofibers for application in IT-SOFC', by Caterina Sanna,

received the 'Best Oral Presentation Award'.

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February 2020

SuperFOx, Conference on Superconductivity and Functional Oxides, Santa Margherita Ligure (Italy)

The presentation: 'Structural and electrochemical and characterization of La0.6Sr0.4Co0.2Fe0.8O3-d electrospun electrode for solid oxide cell applications', by Caterina Sanna,

received the 'Award for the young researcher best oral presentation'.

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July 2019

AIM Macrogiovani 2019, Naples (Italy)

The presentation: 'Nanocomposite Alginate-ZnO Membranes Prepared Via Electrospinning Technique', by Andrea Dodero,

received the 'Best Oral Presentation Award'.

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June 2018

AIM Macrogiovani 2018, Salerno (Italy)

The presentation: 'Rehological Caracterization of Sodium Alginate Solutions', by Andrea Dodero,

received the 'Best Oral Presentation Award'.