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Central Research Laboratory

The central Research Lab is a 30,000 sqm facility located in Genova, close to the airport and to the entrance of the main highways. It is a large-scale infrastructure hosting approximately 1,000 people, equipped with state-of-the-art instruments, including the following laboratories:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Materials characterizations: mechanical, thermal, electric, structural, chemical
  • Nanocomposites and Material processing: chemistry, laser writing, patterning, extrusion etc.
  • Optical Microscopy: confocal, STED, super-resolution microscopy
  • Nikon-IIT Imaging Center
  • Graphene laboratories for graphene synthesis and characterization, graphene ink, ink jet printing, spraying technologies, graphene composites, etc.
  • Optical spectroscopies: including ultrafast, low temperature, micro-probe spectroscopies
  • TEM/SEM facility
  • Raman and Plasmon spectroscopy laboratory
  • Clean room (approx. 600 sqm, class 100/1000/10000) equipped with e-beam lithography, dual ion beam lithography, processing and packaging
  • Pharmacology laboratory, including Mass spectroscopy facility, chemistry, NMR facility, etc..
  • Neuroscience laboratory, including optogenetics lab, neurophysiology laboratories, stem cell lab, virus lab, biochemistry facility etc.
  • Microelectrode array laboratory and bioelectronics laboratory
  • Robotics laboratories: humanoids lab, quadruped labs (hydraulic), robotic surgery,
  • Robotic rehabilitation laboratory
  • Human machine interaction laboratory
  • Machine learning, Artificial intelligence laboratories
  • Nanochemistry laboratories, including colloidal synthesis, biochemistry lab, chemical characterizations.

To see these laboratories and more take the virtual tour