Analytical researcher and solutions oriented innovator with demonstrated success overseeing experimentation to promote quality management and good laboratory practices. Credited with designing and managing highly adaptable laboratories to further research studies into nanotechnology with practical applications. Regarded, within the scientific community, receiving the Graduate Student Award for the most compelling paper presented to the European Materials Research Society Conference. During his tenure, authored or co-authored over 60 publications ranging from Physics, Materials Science and Engineering with a H-factor of 23. Accomplished facilitator and scholar, able to communicate highly technical parameters to cross-functional teams and create internal synergy to produce desirable results.
I co-authored an italian patent on a silicon integrated quantum random number generator: “True Random Number Generator” Patent: WO2016016741 A1. Authors: L. Pavesi, P. Bettotti, M. Cazzanelli, L. Gasparini, N. Massari, G. Pucker, A. Rimoldi, M. Sala, A. Tomasi. https://www.google.com.uy/patents/WO2016016741A1. Under extension in the US.
C. Vinegoni, M. Cazzanelli, and L. Pavesi, "Porous Silicon Microcavities" in Hari Singh Nalwa (a cura di), Silicon based Materials and Devices vol. 2 Properties and Devices, New York : Academic Press , 2001, p. 124-188
O. Boyraz, X. Sang, M. Cazzanelli, M. Y. Huang, "Nonlinear Optics in Silicon" in L. Pavesi and L. Vivien (a cura di), Handbook of Silicon Photonics, Series in Optics and Optoelectronics, Boca Raton: CRC press, Taylor & Francis, 2013, pp.197-248.
Georgios Arnaoutakis, Massimo Cazzanelli, Zakaria El Koura, and Antonio Miotello, Charge Carrier Recombination Dynamics of Semiconductor Photocatalysts. Application Note of Edinburgh Instruments Ltd. https://www.edinst.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/AN_P35-Charge-carrier-recombination-v.2.pdf. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3567.7685
Papers in journals without refereeing:
La Nanofotonica in Silicio e la fotonica col nanosilicio , AAVV Il Nuovo Saggiatore vol 26, No. 1-2 (2012).
1998: Graduate Student Award for the best paper presented at symposium L, E-MRS
2012 Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale alle funzioni di professore di II° fascia, Settore Fisica Sperimentale della Materia
I am international reviewer for: Journal of Applied Physics & Applied Physics Letters (AIP, American Institute of Physics), Optical Materials (Elsevier), Optical Engineering (SPIE), Laser Physics (IOP, Institute of Physics), Journal of the European Optical Society (EOS), Optics Express (Optical Society of America), IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics & IEEE Photonics Journal (IEEE), Advanced Optical Materials & Physica Status Solidi (Wiley Eds), Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group), and Materials (MDPI Eds). I've also been reviewer for the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (FR)