Titles and Academic Experience: PhD in Chemistry at The University of Edinburgh (UK), Pharmaceutical Chemist (UK) and Pharmacist (Italy) qualification, honorary researcher at UCL (London) and postdoc researcher at University of Helsinki (Finland), joint fellow at Monash University and Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organization, CSIRO (Melbourne, Australia).
In 2013 I returned to the University of Trieste where my scientific adventure had started with the M.Sci. degree, (honours). In 2017 I joined the Dept. Head's Office as Research  Delegate.
Silvia Marchesan
Principal Investigator
Assistant Professor
  1. Executive Director
    Dr. Slavko Kralj
    Postdoc Researcher
    TALENTS3 fellow. Expertise in magnetic nanoparticle (NP) synthesis and magnetic assembly. Bachelor's degree in pharmacy and economy. Co-founder of start-up NanoSCI & inventor of iNANOvative™ NP cluster systems.
  2. Executive Director
    Dr. Ana M. Garcia
    Postdoc Researcher
    Ramon Areces Fellow. Degree in Chemistry with special awards by University of Castilla-La Mancha (2011). PhD in Organic Chemistry by Complutense University (Madrid), focus on the design and synthesis of bioactive molecules.
  3. Executive Director
    Daniel Iglesias
    Postdoc Researcher
    Degree in Chemistry at the Univ. of Castilla-La Mancha (Spain, 2012). PhD at University of Trieste (Italy). He works on the functionalisation of nanocarbons towards new functional hybrids/composites.
  4. Executive Director
    Chiara Romano
    M. Sci. student
    B. Sc. degree in Biotechnology at the Università del Salento (2014). M.Sci. student in Nanobio-technology. Research interests on supramolecular gels and their applications as scaffolds for tissue engineering.
  5. Executive Director
    Evelina (Eva) Parisi
    PhD student
    Hon. M. Sci. in Med. Chem., Univ. of Calabria (2012). Masters in "Marketing & Pharmaceutical Management" (2014) & "Pharm. Technologies and Regulatories Activities" (2016). Research focus is on chiral superstructures.
  6. Executive Director
    Marina Kurbasic
    PhD student
    M. Sci. degree in Chemistry at the University of Trieste (2016). Research focus on Biomolecular Organic Chemistry and antimicrobial peptides.
  7. Executive Director
    Cristina Cringoli
    PhD student
    M. Sci. degree in Medicinal Chemistry at the University "Federico II" of Naples (2015). Focus on solid-phase peptide synthesis.
  8. Executive Director
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    Undergraduate student
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Prof. Gökçen Akgül, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University (TURKEY) - 2018
Dr. Manuel Melle-Franco, University of Aveiro (PORTUGAL) - 2017
Dr. Cally Haynes, University of Cambridge (UK) - 2017
Prof. Darja Lisjak, Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana (SLOVENIA) - 2015


Dott.ssa Alexia Mattellone (undergraduate student) - 2017
Dott. Massimo Urban (undergraduate student) - 2016