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Guglielmo Lanzani

Senior Researcher - Principal Investigator - Center Coordinator
Nanomaterials for Energy and Lifescience
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About
Present position: since 12/2009 Center for Nano Science Technology @ POLIMI Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia Reseracher-Principal Investigator Center Coordinator Via Pascoli 70/3, 20133 Milano Italy and since 11/2011 Department of Physics, Politecnico di Milano Full Professor of Physics P.za Leonardo da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano Italy Previous appointments: 1999-2011 Associate Professor in physics at Politecnico di Milano. 1994-1999 Assistant Professor at University of Sassari. 1992-94 Post Doc at ISM-C.N.R., Bologna 1992 PHD in Chemical Physics. 1989-90 visiting scientist at University of Utah, SLC-UT, USA. 1987 Physics degree (laurea). GL has a background in the photo-physics of nanostructured and molecular materials. His research activity, reported in more than 300 publications, regards applications in energy, bio-photonics, neuroscience and medicine. In particular, the overarching goal of the research is to induce light sensitivity in living cells, tissue or organism by developing new light actuators. He is involved in the project for developing an artificial retina prosthesis. He is involved in two start-up companies.
All Publications
2021
Benfenati F., Lanzani G.
Clinical translation of nanoparticles for neural stimulation
Nature Reviews Materials, vol. 6, (no. 1)
Note Journal
2021
Sharova A.S., Melloni F., Lanzani G., Bettinger C.J., Caironi M.
Edible Electronics: The Vision and the Challenge
Advanced Materials Technologies, vol. 6, (no. 2)
2020
DiFrancesco M.L., Colombo E., Papaleo E.D., Manfredi G., Lanzani G., Benfenati F.
A hybrid P3HT-Graphene interface for efficient photostimulation of neurons
Carbon, vol. 162, pp. 308-317
2020
Maya-Vetencourt J.F., Di Marco S., Mete M., Di Paolo M., Ventrella D., Barone F., Elmi A., Manfredi G., Desii A., Sannita W.G., Bisti S., Lanzani G., Pertile G., Bacci M.L., Benfenati F.
Biocompatibility of a Conjugated Polymer Retinal Prosthesis in the Domestic Pig
Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, vol. 8
2020
Normani S., Dalla Vedova N., Lanzani G., Scotognella F., Paterno G.M.
Design of 1D photonic crystals for colorimetric and ratiometric refractive index sensing
Optical Materials: X, vol. 8
Dissemination
2018
lanzani g.
L’innovazione per lo sviluppo sostenibile
Festival dello sviluppo sostenibile
Public Event
2017
Lanzani G.
Dalla vita alla vita: il carbonio nella tecnologia”
A Pint of Science
Public Event
2017
Lanzani G.
Dalla vita alla vita:il carbonio nella tecnologia”
Teatro dell’Elfo
Public Event
2017
Lanzani G.
Energy for XXI century”
Fondazione Accademia di Comunicazione
Outreach
2017
Lanzani G.
Towards an organic artificial retina”
Liceo Severi,
Outreach
Scientific Talks
2019
Paternò G.M., Moscardi L., Donini S., Ariodanti D., Parisini E., Kriegel I., Lanzani G., Scotognella F.
Hybrid plasmonic/photonic crystals for optical detection of bacterial contaminants
PIERS - PhotonIcs & Electromagnetics Research Symposium
Conference
2019
Lanzani G.
Organic actuators for cell opto stimulation
13th International Conference on Optical Probes of Organic and Hybrid Opto Electronic Materials and Applications
Conference
2019
Lanzani G.
Organic light actuators for non genetic cell opto stimulation
5th International Fall School on Organic Electronics
School (Summer school, ...)
2019
Paternò G.M., Lanzani G.
Organic light actuators for non-genetic optical stimulation
OSA - Advanced Photonics Congress
Conference
2019
Lanzani G.
Organic nano actuator for cell opto stimulation”
Organic Ultrafast Phenomena and Nanophotonics XXIII-SPIE Photonics West
Conference