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:






7 June 2022

Federico Modesti joins the group as a Visiting Early-Stage Researcher from BASF, Germany. Welcome, Federico!

1 June 2022

Dr. Shunqi Xu – PhD at TU Dresden, Germany – joins the group as a Postdoctoral Researcher. Welcome, Shunqi!

24 May 2022

Prof. Paolo Samorì has been awarded the André Collet Prize 2022 by the SCF Supramolecular Chemistry Group. Congratulations, Paolo!

2 May 2022

Javier Porcayo Loza joins the group as a Visiting Early-Stage Researcher from Graphenea, Spain. Welcome, Javier!

29 April 2022

Dr. Stefano Ippolito has won the 2022 IUPAC-Solvay International Award for Young Chemists. Congratulations, Stefano!


Latest Publications

F. J. Urbanos, S. Gullace, P. Samorì, "MoS2 Defect Healing for High-Performance Chemical Sensing of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons", ACS Nano, 2022, in press.

R. Furlan de Oliveira, V. Montes-García, P. A. Livio, M. B. González-García, P. Fanjul-Bolado, S. Casalini, P. Samorì, "Selective Ion Sensing in Artificial Sweat Using Low-Cost Reduced Graphene Oxide Liquid-Gated Plastic Transistors", Small, 2022, in press (open access).

H. Peng, Y. Zheng, C. Antheaume, P. Samorì, A. Ciesielski, "Novel thiophene-based donor–acceptor scaffolds as cathodes for rechargeable aqueous zinc-ion hybrid supercapacitors", Chem. Commun., 2022, 58, 6689–6692. Link to article (open access).

H. Lin, S. Peng, S. Guo, B. Ma, M. A. Lucherelli, C. Royer, S. Ippolito, P. Samorì, A. Bianco, "2D Materials and Primary Human Dendritic Cells: A Comparative Cytotoxicity Study", Small, 2022, 18, 2107652. Link to article and accepted manuscript (open access). Featured in Hot Topic: Carbon, Graphite, and Graphene.

M. Čonková, V. Montes-García, M. Konopka, A. Ciesielski, P. Samorì, A. R. Stefankiewicz, "Schiff base capped gold nanoparticles for transition metal cation sensing in organic media", Chem. Commun., 2022, 58, 5773–5776. Link to article (open access).