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

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff


Phone: 070 675-4362

Location: Cagliari

Fields of Interest and Expertise

Nano-biotechnologies, biophysical chemistry, biocatalysis and bioanalytics.

Adsorption of Enzymes/proteins on Ordered Mesoporous Materials as industrial biocatalysts or controlled release systems.

Biotechnological production of biodiesel.

Ion specific (Hofmeister) phenomena.

Enzyme based and DNA based Biosensors.


Curriculum Vitae

Jul 1997: Degree in Chemistry, at the University of Cagliari (110 cum laude/110). Thesis title: "Coordinating properties of [15]ane(PhenN2)OS2 towards Ni(II), Pd(II) e Pt(II)".

Mar 1998-Mar 1999: Lieutenant of the Corp of the Engineers of the Italian Army at the Military Technical Center for Chemistry, Physics and Biology – Civitavecchia (Rome).

Mar 1999–Jan 2002: PhD in Chemistry at the University of Cagliari. Title: "Lipases in biocatalysis: characterization, immobilization, specific activity, and new syntheses". Advisors: Prof. V. Solinas and Prof. M. Monduzzi (University of Cagliari); co-advisor: Prof. P. Adlercreutz (University of Lund - Sweden).

2001–2003: Post-Doc Dept. of Chemical Sciences, University of Cagliari.

2003–2005: Post-Doc Dept. of Chemical Sciences, University of Cagliari.

Jan 2006–Apr 2006: Volunteer Researcher, Dept. of Chemical Sciences, University of Cagliari.

Apr 2006-present: Laboratory Assistant, Dept. of Chemical Sciences, University of Cagliari.

Jan 2012-present: Visiting fellow – Dept. of Applied Mathematics – Australian National University, Canberra (Australia).



Highly Photostable Carbon Dots from Citric Acid for Bioimaging

- Fiori F. - Moukham H. - Olia F. - Piras D. - Ledda S. - Andrea Salis - Stagi L. - Malfatti L. - Innocenzi P.

Excess enthalpies of [CnMIM][NTf2] n = (2 or 10) + ethanol or + N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone binary mixtures at 298.15 K and 0.1 MPa

- Olla G. - Meloni D. - Andrea Salis - Ennas G. - Piras A. - Porcedda S.
Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry

Effective SARS-CoV-2 antiviral activity of hyperbranched polylysine nanopolymers

- Stagi L. - De Forni D. - Malfatti L. - Caboi F. - Andrea Salis - Poddesu B. - Cugia G. - Lori F. - Galleri G. - Innocenzi P.

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