All equipment available in the Nanochemistry Laboratory is listed here.


- Glovebox:


- Evaporator:


- Laser writer:


- Langmuir-Blodgett:


- Centrifuge:


- Spin-coater:


- Wire bonder:




- ITC:


- Cyclic voltammetry:


Solar simulator:


Macroscopic Kelvin probe:


Gallium-Indium electrodes:


- 4-Point probe:


- Probe station (nitrogen environment):


- Probe station (air):


- Fluorescence microscope:


- Fluorimeter:


- Photoelectron spectroscopy:


- UV-Vis spectrophotometer (dark room):


- UV-Vis spectrophotometer:


- BET:


- Profilometer:




- STM:


- AFM:


The research activities in our labs also rely on the following set-ups that we have available.


- XPS:






12 November 2018

Paola Lova joins the group as a Visiting Researcher from the University of Genoa.

6 November 2018

Iwona Janica and Samanta Witomska join the group as Visiting PhD Students from Adam Mickiewicz University.

2 November 2018

Dr. Hanlin Wang joins the group as a Post-Doc.

19 October 2018

Prof. Paolo Samorì has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Materials Science by the European Academy of Sciences! Read more. CNRS, CNRS Alsace, FRC and LabEx CSC press releases.


Latest publications

D. Pakulski, A. Gorczyński, W. Czepa, Z. Liu, L. Ortolani, V. Morandi, V. Patroniak, A. Ciesielski, P. Samorì, "Novel Keplerate type polyoxometalate-surfactant-graphene hybrids as advanced electrode materials for supercapacitors", Energy Storage Mater., 2018, in press.

I. Janica, S. Del Buffa, A. Mikołajczak, M. Eredia, D. Pakulski, A. Ciesielski, P. Samorì, "Thermal insulation with 2D materials: liquid phase exfoliated vermiculite functional nanosheets", Nanoscale, 2018, in press.

C.-B. Huang, S. Witomska, A. Aliprandi, M.-A. Stoeckel, M. Bonini, A. Ciesielski, P. Samorì, "Molecule–Graphene Hybrid Materials with Tunable Mechanoresponse: Highly Sensitive Pressure Sensors for Health Monitoring", Adv. Mater., 2018, in press.

A. Galanti, V. Diez-Cabanes, J. Santoro, M. Valášek, A. Minoia, M. Mayor, J. Cornil, P. Samorì, "Electronic Decoupling in C3-Symmetrical Light-Responsive Tris(Azobenzene) Scaffolds: Self-Assembly and Multiphotochromism", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, in press.

M. Mohankumar, B. Chattopadhyay, L. Sanguinet, A. R. Kennedy, V. Lemaur, J. Cornil, O. Fenwick, P. Samorì, Y. Geerts, R. Hadji, "Oxacycle fused [1]benzothieno[3,2-b][1]benzothiophene derivatives: synthesis, electronic structure, electrochemical properties, ionisation potential, and crystal structure", ChemPlusChem, 2018, in press. Link to accepted manuscript (open access).