Collaborations with IIT Departments at the central labs in Genoa
Neuroscience and Brain Technologies Dept.: in vitro development and testing of high-mobility transistor based transducers (M. Dal Maschio), and nanostructured metallic microelectrodes arrays by means of focused ion beam technology (L. Berdondini).
Nanochemistry Dept.: effect of nanoparticles on neurons, photonic behavior of octapod superstructures and modeling of semiconductor nanocrystals (L. Manna); in vivo high-resolution TEM imaging of metal NPs (A. Falqui).
Collaborations with IIT Centers
Center for Advanced Biomaterials for Health Care of IIT@CRIB (Napoli): development of a sensing array for detection of pollutants and pathogens in liquids; in vivo nanoparticles tracking ; development of Gadolinium polymeric nanoparticles for diagnostic tools (P. Netti).
Center for Space Human Robotics of IIT@PoliTo (Torino): testing and patterning of biocompatible, water-resistant parylene coatings; development of materials and devices for energy harvesting and bioMEMS technology; ink-jet printing of monodispersed, water soluble AgNPs (F. Pirri).
Center for Neuroscience and Cognitive Systems of IIT@UniTn (Trento): nanoparticle based transduction and wireless transmission of neuronal signals, development of optogenetics tools (F. Pisanello, J. Assad).