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

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff


Phone: 055 457-3014

Location: Florence

Fields of Interest and Expertise

Magnetic fluids.

Metallic nanoparticles.

Microemulsion templated synthesis.

Cyclodextrin assemblies.

Pyrolysis oils.

Neutron, X-ray, and Light Scattering Techniques.

Surface Probe microscopy.

Photoresponsive surfactants.



Materiali Nanostrutturati (LT Chimica - Tecnologie Chimiche, Univ. Firenze)


Curriculum Vitae

July 1999: Degree in Chemistry, at the University of Florence (110/110). Thesis itle: "Flame Spraying of Nano-compartmentalised systems".

Sep 1999-Jun 2000: CSGI fellowship on "Development of a Bio-Crude-Oil/Diesel Emulsion".

1999-present: Studies and research activity at: Laboratoire Léon Brillouin in Saclay (France);    IPNS, Argonne National Laboratory (Argonne, IL, USA);BENSC, Hahn-Meitner Institute in Berlin (Germany);ZFR, Forschungszentrum Jülich (Germany).

Jun 2000-Apr 2001: Military Duties.

2001-2004: PhD (Dottorato di Ricerca) in Chemical Sciences at the University of Florence. Title: "Nanostructured Magnetic Fluids: Synthesis and Characterization".

Oct 2003-Jun 2004: Research scholar at the Applied Mathematics Department (Australian National University - Canberra)

2004-2007: Post-Doc at CSGI and Department of Chemistry (University of Florence).

2007-2009: Marie Curie Fellow at BASF SE/ISIS Strasbourg.

2009-present: Researcher at the Department of Chemistry (University of Florence).



Analysis of oxidative degradation and calcification behavior of a silicone polycarbonate polyurethane-polydimethylsiloxane material

- Al Kayal T. - Losi P. - Asaro M. - Volpi S. - Bonani W. - Massimo Bonini - Soldani G.
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A

N-Doped Carbon Dot Hydrogels from Brewing Waste for Photocatalytic Wastewater Treatment

- Cailotto S. - Massari D. - Matteo Gigli - Campalani C. - Massimo Bonini - You S. - Vomiero A. - Selva M. - Perosa A. - Claudia Crestini
ACS Omega

Liquid Crystals: Liquid Crystal-Induced Myoblast Alignment (Adv. Healthcare Mater. 3/2019)

- Martella D. - Pattelli L. - Matassini C. - Francesca Ridi - Massimo Bonini - Paoli P. - Piero Baglioni - Wiersma D.S. - Parmeggiani C.
Advanced Healthcare Materials

Molecule–Graphene Hybrid Materials with Tunable Mechanoresponse: Highly Sensitive Pressure Sensors for Health Monitoring

- Huang C.B. - Witomska S. - Aliprandi A. - Stoeckel M.A. - Massimo Bonini - Ciesielski A. - Samorì P.
Advanced Materials

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