• Marco Squillaci has been awarded a Young Scientist Award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) Spring Meeting 2017 in Strasbourg.
  • Marc-Antoine Stoeckel has been awarded a poster prize at the European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) Spring Meeting 2017 in Strasbourg.
  • Prof. Paolo Samorì has been awarded an ERC Proof of Concept Grant. Read more.
  • Prof. Paolo Samorì has been awarded the Spanish-French "Catalán-Sabatier" prize by the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry (RSEQ). Read more.
  • Dr. Emanuele Orgiu has been admitted as new member of the Young Academy of Europe.
  • Dr. Tim Leydecker has been awarded a poster prize at the 8th International Conference on Molecular Electronics (ELECMOL 2016) in Paris.
  • Dr. Alessandro Aliprandi has been awarded a PhD prize by the University of Strasbourg Foundation. Read more.
  • Former group member Dr. Chiara Musumeci has been listed as a finalist for the 2015 Reaxys PhD Prize. Read More.
  • Thomas Mosciatti has been awarded the "Young Scientist Award" from the European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) in recognition of an outstanding contribution to the E-MRS 2015 Spring Meeting, Symposium Y, "Science and technology of two-dimensional materials". 
  • Dr. Artur Ciesielski wins the 2015 "Outstanding Pole in France" contest in the "Young Pole” category. Read more.
  • Dr. Marco Gobbi has been awarded the Best Experimental Thesis Prize by GEFES, Group Specialized on Solid State Physics of the Spanish Royal Physical Society. Read more.
  • Prof. Paolo Samorì has been elected member of the Academia Europaea.
  • Prof. Paolo Samorì has been elected fellow of the European Academy of Sciences (EURASC).
  • Thomas Mosciatti received the best poster award at the "10th International Conference on Organic Electronics" (ICOE 2014) in Modena, June 2014.
  • Dr. Emanuele Orgiu receives the MIT TR35 France award, which recognises the 10 most outstanding young innovators under the age of 35 in France. Read more here and here.
  • Prof. Paolo Samorì is part of the large international consortium that is awarded the EU Emerging Technology Flagship for "Graphene". Read more here.
  • Sébastien Haar received the best poster award at the "6th International Meeting on Molecular Electronics" in Grenoble, December 2012.
  • Prof. Paolo Samorì receives the Silver Medal of CNRS 2012.
  • Prof. Paolo Samorì has been elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).
  • Dr. Artur Ciesielski received the best poster award at the "Bio- and Nanomaterials" conference, held in Poznan (Poland).
  • Dr. Artur Ciesielski has been awarded with the Prix Jean Kepler from the Fondation Saint Thomas for his PhD thesis entitled: Supramolecular nanochemistry: from self-assembly to responsive architectures". Read more.
  • Paolo Samorì is awarded with the ERC-Starting Grant for his project entitled "SUPRAFUNCTION: Supramolecular materials for organic electronics: unravelling the architecture vs. function relationship".
  • Paolo Samorì was elected as Junior Memeber of the "Institut Universitaire de France" (IUF) for the period 2010-2015.
  • Paolo Samorì received the "Guy Ourisson" prize 2010 in recognition of the quality of his research.
  • Paolo Samorì received the "Nicolò Copernico" award 2009 for his discoveries in the field of nanotechnology, 16 May 2009.
  • Giovanna De Luca received the best poster award at the "8° Congresso Nazionale di Chimica Supramolecolare" which was held in Trieste (Italy) on 19-22 Settembre 2007.
  • Jeffrey Mativetsky received the best poster award at the ECME2007 conference (Metz, France), 8 September 2007.
  • Vincenzo Palermo received the Societe Italiana Scienze Microscopiche (S.I.S.M.) award 2006 section materials science.
  • Giuseppina Pace received the Best Poster Award at the TNT 2006 conference that was held in Grenoble, 4-8 September 2006.
  • Paolo Samorì received the "VINCENZO CAGLIOTI" Award 2006 Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (Italy).
  • Matteo Palma received the Young Scientist Award at European Materials Research Society (EMRS'06) that was held in Strasbourg, 28 May - 2 June 2006.
  • Desiree Gentilini received the Lido di Ostia 2006 prize for her highest quality Laurea thesis.
  • Laura Sardone received the Young Scientist Award at the European Materials Research Society (EMRS'04) that was held in Strasbourg, 24-28 May 2004.
  • Matteo Palma received the Best Poster Award at the 2nd National Conference of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology that was held in Bologna, 25-27 February 2004.
  • Vincenzo Palermo received the Young Scientist Award at the European Materials Research Society (EMRS'03) that was held in Strasbourg, May 2003.
  • Paolo Samorì received the Georg-Manecke Award 2002 - Berlin-Brandenburgische Verband fűr Polymerforschung (BVP).
  • Paolo Samorì received the IUPAC Prize for Young Chemists 2001.
  • Press release: Humboldt University Berlin News, Berliner Zeitung (Wednesday 30 May 2001 Wissenschaft Berlin: page 4) & (on Berliner Zeitung site) Die Zeitung der Alma Mater Berolinesis HUMBOLDT Ausgabe 7 - 2000/2001 - Jahrang 45 - 17 May 2001 Page 2.
  • Paolo Samorì received the best poster presented at 5th Congresso Nazionale di Chimica Supramolecolare; Frascati (Roma), Italy, 30 September - 3 October 2001.
  • Paolo Samorì was Finalist at Semerano Award 2000- Division of Physical Chemistry - Societa' Chimica Italiana.
  • Paolo Samorì received the Graduate Student Silver Award: MRS'00 Spring Meeting (San Francisco, California, US, April 2000).
  • Paolo Samorì received the Young Scientist Award: E-MRS-98 Spring Meeting (Strasbourg, France, June 1998).



22 August 2017

The 1st European Conference on Chemistry of Two-Dimensional Materials (Chem2DMat) starts!

18 August 2017

Prof. Paolo Samorì featured in an Author Profile in Angewandte Chemie!

Results published in Nature Nanotechnology highlighted in the CNRS Activity Report 2016 (available in English and French)!

17 August 2017

Post-Doc position in materials chemistry/2D materials/photochemistry available. Read more.


Latest publications

A. Aliprandi, T. Moreira, C. Anichini, M.-A. Stoeckel, M. Eredia, U. Sassi, M. Bruna, C. Pinheiro, C. A. T. Laia, S. Bonacchi, P. Samorì, "Hybrid copper nanowire-reduced graphene oxide coatings: a “green solution” towards highly transparent, highly conductive and flexible electrodes for (opto)electronics", Adv. Mater., 2017, accepted.

M. El Garah, E. Borré, A. Ciesielski, A. Dianat, R. Gutierrez, G. Cuniberti, S. Bellemin-Laponnaz, M. Mauro, P. Samorì, "Light-induced contraction/expansion of one-dimensional photo-switchable metallopolymer monitored at the solid-liquid interface", Small, 2017, accepted.

M. A. Squillaci, G. Markiewicz, A. Walczak, A. Ciesielski, A. R. Stefankiewicz, P. Samorì, "Self-organization of amino-acid-derived NDI assemblies into a nanofibrillar superstructure with humidity sensitive n-type semiconducting properties", Chem. Commun., 2017, in press.

M.-A. Stoeckel, M. Gobbi, S. Bonacchi, F. Liscio, L. Ferlauto, E. Orgiu, P. Samorì, "Reversible, Fast, and Wide-Range Oxygen Sensor Based on Nanostructured Organometal Halide Perovskite", Adv. Mater., 2017, in press.

T. Mosciatti, P. Greco, T. Leydecker, M. Eredia, F. Biscarini, P. Samorì, "Asymmetric Injection in Organic Transistors via Direct SAM Functionalization of Source and Drain Electrodes", ACS Omega20172, 3502–3508. Link to article (open access).