Category: People

Prof. Vittorio Colombo

He was born in Italy in 1961. He received the Master’s degree in Nuclear Engineering and the Ph.D. degree in Energetics from the Politecnico di Torino, Italy, in 1986 and 1990, respectively.
From 1990 to 1992, he was with the Nuclear Reactor Physics Group, Politecnico di Torino, as a Researcher. Since 1992, he has been with the Faculty of Engineering, University of Bologna, Italy, and, since 2000, he has been a Full Professor of industrial applications of plasmas with the Department of Mechanical Engineering. From 2010 is also member of Interdepartmental Center for Industrial Research – Advanced Materials for Mechanical Design of University of Bologna.

Matteo Gherardi

He was born in Italy in 1985. He received the Master’s degree in 2009 in Energy Engineering from of University of Bologna and then got the Ph. D. in 2013 from the Department of Industrial Engineering in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas. His main research interests are plasma assisted nano-particle synthesis and non-equilibrium atmospheric pressure plasma sources development and applications. From 2018 he is senior assistant professor at the University of Bologna.

Marco Boselli

He was born in Italy in 1983. He received the Master’s degree in 2009 in Energy Engineering from the University of Bologna and then got the Ph. D. in 2015 from the Department of Industrial Engineering in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas. Between 2011 and 2018 he has been researcher on modelling and diagnostics on metal cutting and welding plasma processes at the Interdepartmental Center for Industrial Research – Advanced Materials for Mechanical Design of University of Bologna. From 2015 and 2018 he has been junior assistant professor at the University of Bologna on nanoparticle synthesis by thermal plasmas.  From 2018 he is post-doc researcher at the University of Bologna.

Romolo Laurita

He was born in Italy in 1986. He received the Master’s degrees in 2011 in Energy Engineering at University of Bologna and then got the Ph. D. in 2015 from the Department of Industrial Engineering in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas. His main research interests are design and characterization of atmospheric pressure non-equilibrium plasma sources for biomedical applications.  From 2015 he is post-doc researcher at the University of Bologna.

Anna Liguori

She was born in Italy in 1989. She received the Master’s degrees in 2012 in Energy Engineering from of University of Bologna and then got the Ph. D. in 2016 from the Department of Industrial Engineering in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas.  Her main research interests are design of atmospheric pressure non-equilibrium plasma sources, material modification (activation, thin film deposition) and characterization. From 2016 she is post-doc researcher at the University of Bologna.

Augusto Stancampiano

He was born in Italy in 1987. He received Master’s degree in 2012 in Energy Engineering from the University of Bologna and then got the Ph. D. in 2016 from the Department of Industrial Engineering in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas. His main research interests are design and characterization of atmospheric pressure non-equilibrium plasma sources, plasma assisted decontamination and plasma interaction with liquids.  From 2018 he is post-doc researcher at the University of Orleans.

Emanuele Simoncelli

He was born in Italy in 1990. He received the Master’s degree in 2014 in Energy Engineering from the University of Bologna and then got the Ph. D. in 2018 from the Department of Industrial Engineering in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas. From 2018 he is post-doc researcher at the University of Bologna.

Anna Miserocchi

She was born in Ravenna, Italy, in 1983. She got her master’s degree in Molecular and Industrial Biotechnologies in 2010 from the University of Bologna. Since then, she studied the molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of HIV infection and the effects of HIV therapy, at the Microbiology Unit-Retrovirus Laboratory, S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna. She obtained her PhD in Biomedical Sciences in 2013. She is currently working at the Department of Industrial Engineering, with main focus on atmospheric pressure non-equilibrium plasma for biomedical applications, in particular bacterial inactivation and effects of plasmas on cellular systems.

Tommaso Gallingani

tgHe was born in Italy in 1991. He received the Master’s degree in 2016 in Energy Engineering from the University of Bologna. He is currently Ph.D. student in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas.

Federica Barletta

Pasted image at 2017_02_20 06_36 PMShe was born in Italy in 1991. She received the Master’s degree in 2016 in Energy Engineering from the University of Bologna. She is currently Ph.D. student in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas.

Filippo Capelli

filippoHe was born in Italy in 1990. He received the Master’s degree in 2016 in Energy Engineering from the University of Bologna. He is currently Ph.D. student in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas.

Raluca Alina Bisag

AlinaShe was born in Romania in 1991. In 2017 she received Master’s degree in Energy Engineering from the University of Bologna and started her Ph.D. studies in the field of Industrial Applications of Plasmas. Her main research interests are the design and characterization of atmospheric pressure non-equilibrium plasma sources for biomedical applications and plasma medicine.