Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff


Phone: +39 0382 987213

Location: Pavia

Fields of Interest and Expertise

Synthesis and characterization of pure and doped mixed oxides.

Ab initio structural investigation of polycrystalline materials.

Thermal stability of mixed oxide structures.

Phase transitions in organic and pharmaceutical compounds.



Laboratorio di Chimica Fisica (LT Chimica, Univ. Pavia)

Tecniche Spettroscopiche e Strutturali (LT Chimica, Univ. Pavia)

Chimica Computazionale (LM Biotecnologie Industriali, Univ. Pavia)


Curriculum Vitae

1987: Degree in Chemistry at the University of Pavia, Dep. of Physical Chemistry (110/110). Thesis title: "Rietveld method’s reliability: anhydrous and hydrated phases of Na-ß" gallate compound".

1992: PhD in Chemical Science at the University of Pavia. Title: "Stoichiometry, equilibrium defects and structural refinement of mixed oxides of LixNi1-xO type". Advisor Prof. V. Massarotti (University of Pavia).

1992-present: Researcher at the Dept. of Physical Chemistry of the University of Pavia.



Zaltoprofen-layered double hydroxide hybrids to enhance zaltoprofen solubility and dissolution rate

- Maggi L. - Giovanna Bruni - Ferrara C. - Puscalau C. - Quinzeni I. - Friuli V. - Monteforte F. - Doretta Capsoni
Applied Clay Science

Fe3O4-Halloysite Nanotube Composites as Sustainable Adsorbents: Efficiency in Ofloxacin Removal from Polluted Waters and Ecotoxicity

- Doretta Capsoni - Lucini P. - Conti D.M. - Bianchi M. - Maraschi F. - De Felice B. - Giovanna Bruni - Abdolrahimi M. - Peddis D. - Parolini M. - Pisani S. - Michela Sturini

Side-Stream Phosphorus Recovery in Activated Sludge Processes

- Daneshgar S. - Cecconet D. - Doretta Capsoni - Capodaglio A.G.
Water (Switzerland)

Zinc based metal-organic frameworks as ofloxacin adsorbents in polluted waters: Zif-8 vs. zn3(btc)2

- Doretta Capsoni - Guerra G. - Puscalau C. - Maraschi F. - Giovanna Bruni - Monteforte F. - Profumo A. - Michela Sturini
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

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