Advanced Materials - Publications


Evolution of the size and shape of 2D nanosheets during ultrasonic fragmentation.
Liscio A, Kouroupis-Agalou K, Betriu XD, Kovtun A, Treossi E, Pugno NM, De Luca G, Giorgini L, Palermo V
2d Materials, 4, #025017, 2017

Managing heat phenomena in epoxy composites production via graphenic derivatives: synthesis, properties and industrial production simulation of graphene and graphene oxide containing composites.
Mazzocchetti L, Benelli T, D'Angelo E, Ligi S, Minak G, Poodts E, Tarterini F, Palermo V, Giorgini L
2d Materials, 4, #015020, 2017

Systematic study of the correlation between surface chemistry, conductivity and electrocatalytic properties of graphene oxide nanosheets.
Maccaferri G, Zanardi C, Xia ZY, Kovtun A, Liscio A, Terzi F, Palermo V, Seeber R
Carbon, 120, 165, 2017

Exfoliation of Few-Layer Graphene in Volatile Solvents Using Aromatic Perylene Diimide Derivatives as Surfactants.
Liscio A, Kouroupis-Agalou K, Kovtun A, Gebremedhn E, El Garah M, Rekab W, Orgiu E, Giorgini L, Samori P, Beljonne D, Palermo V
Chempluschem, 82, 358, 2017

Uptake of label-free graphene oxide by Caco-2 cells is dependent on the cell differentiation status.
Kucki M, Diener L, Bohmer N, Hirsch C, Krug HF, Palermo V, Wick P
Journal of Nanobiotechnology, 15, #46, 2017

Robust Two-Dimensional Electronic Properties in Three-Dimensional Microstructures of Rotationally Stacked Turbostratic Graphene.
Richter N, Hernandez YR, Schweitzer S, Kim JS, Patra AK, Englert J, Lieberwirth I, Liscio A, Palermo V, Feng XL, Hirsch A, Mullen K, Klaui M
Physical Review Applied, 7, #024022, 2017

GO/PEDOT: PSS nanocomposites: effect of different dispersing agents on rheological, thermal, wettability and electrochemical properties.
Giuri A, Masi S, Colella S, Listorti A, Rizzo A, Liscio A, Treossi E, Palermo V, Gigli G, Mele C, Corcione CE
Nanotechnology, 28, #174001, 2017


Electrochemical Functionalization of Graphene at the Nanoscale with Self-Assembling Diazonium Salts.
Xia ZY, Leonardi F, Gobbi M, Liu Y, Bellani V, Liscio A, Kovtun A, Li RJ, Feng XL, Orgiu E, Samori P, Treossi E, Palermo V
ACS Nano, 10, 7125, 2016

Chemical Approaches to 2D Materials.
Samori P, Palermo V, Feng XL
Advanced Materials, 28, 6027, 2016

Soft confinement of water in graphene-oxide membranes.
Romanelli G, Liscio A, Senesi R, Zamboni R, Treossi E, Liscio F, Giambastiani G, Palermo V, Fernandez-Alonso F, Andreani C
Carbon, 108, 199, 2016

Graphene-based coatings on polymer films for gas barrier applications.
Pierleoni D, Xia ZY, Christian M, Ligi S, Minelli M, Morandi V, Doghieri F, Palermo V
Carbon, 96, 503, 2016

Nanoscale Mechanics of Graphene and Graphene Oxide in Composites: A Scientific and Technological Perspective.
Palermo V, Kinloch IA, Ligi S, Pugno NM
Advanced Materials, 28, 6232, 2016

Interaction of graphene-related materials with human intestinal cells: an in vitro approach.
Kucki M, Rupper P, Sarrieu C, Melucci M, Treossi E, Schwarz A, Leon V, Kraegeloh A, Flahaut E, Vazquez E, Palermo V, Wick P
Nanoscale, 8, 8749, 2016

UV Reduced Graphene Oxide PEDOT:PSS Nanocomposite for Perovskite Solar Cells.
Giuri A, Masi S, Colella S, Listorti A, Rizzo A, Gigli G, Liscio A, Treossi E, Palermo V, Rella S, Malitesta C, Corcione CE
IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, 15, 725, 2016

Light-enhanced liquid-phase exfoliation and current photoswitching in graphene-azobenzene composites.
Doebbelin M, Ciesielski A, Haar S, Osella S, Bruna M, Minoia A, Grisanti L, Mosciatti T, Richard F, Prasetyanto EA, De Cola L, Palermo V, Mazzaro R, Morandi V, Lazzaroni R, Ferrari AC, Beljonne D, Samori P
Nature Communications, 7, #11090, 2016

Large area fabrication of self-standing nanoporous graphene-on-PMMA substrate.
Clochard MC, Melilli G, Rizza G, Madon B, Alves M, Wegrowe JE, Toimil-Molares ME, Christian M, Ortolani L, Rizzoli R, Morandi V, Palermo V, Bianco S, Pirri F, Sangermano M
Materials Letters, 184, 47, 2016

Capillary pressure in graphene oxide nanoporous membranes for enhanced heat transport in Loop Heat Pipes for aeronautics.
Buffone C, Coulloux J, Alonso B, Schlechtendahl M, Palermo V, Zurutuza A, Albertin T, Martin S, Molina M, Chikov S, Muelhaupt R
Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 78, 147, 2016


Z.Y. Xia, D. Wei, E. Anitowska, V. Bellani, L. Ortolani, V. Morandi, M. Gazzano, A. Zanelli, S. Borini, V. Palermo
Electrochemically exfoliated graphene oxide/iron oxide composite foams for lithium storage, produced by simultaneous graphene reduction and Fe(OH)3 condensation.
Carbon, 84, 254, 2015

A. Vianelli, A. Candini, E. Treossi, V. Palermo, M. Affronte
Observation of different charge transport regimes and large magnetoresistance in graphene oxide layers.
Carbon, 89, 188, 2015

P. Samorì, I.A. Kinloch, X. Feng, V. Palermo
Graphene-based nanocomposites for structural and functional applications: using 2-dimensional materials in a 3-dimensional world.
2D Materials, 2, 030205, 2015

V. Palermo, A. La Magna, A. Helman, R. Hurt, K. Horn
Announcement of a special virtual issue on the EuroGRAPHENE program.
Carbon, 85, 450, 2015

M. Melucci, S. Ligi, V. Palermo
Production, functionalization, and engineering of novel graphene-based nanostructures.
Materials Matters-Sigma Aldrich, 11, 45, 2015

S. Masi, S. Colella, A. Listorti, V. Roiati, A. Liscio, V. Palermo, A. Rizzo, G. Gigli
Growing perovskite into polymers for easy-processable optoelectronic devices.
Scientific Reports, 5, 7725, 2015

R. Kurapati, J. Russier, M.A. Squillaci, E. Treossi, C. Menard-Moyon, A. Esau Del Rio-Castillo, E. Vazquez, P. Samori, V. Palermo, A. Bianco
Dispersibility-Dependent Biodegradation of Graphene Oxide by Myeloperoxidase.
Small, 11, 3985, 2015

E. Jomehzadeh, A.R. Saidi, Z. Jomehzadeh, F. Bonaccorso, V. Palermo, C. Galiotis, N.M. Pugno
Nonlinear subharmonic oscillation of orthotropic graphene-matrix composite.
Computational Materials Science, 99, 164, 2015

C.E. Giusca, F. Perrozzi, C. Melios, L. Ottaviano, E. Treossi, V. Palermo, O. Kazakova
Electrostatic transparency of graphene oxide sheets.
Carbon, 86, 188, 2015

A.C. Ferrari, F. Bonaccorso, V. Fal'ko, K.S. Novoselov, S. Roche, P. Boggild, S. Borini, F.H.L. Koppens, V. Palermo, N. Pugno, J.A. Garrido, R. Sordan, A. Bianco, L. Ballerini, M. Prato, E. Lidorikis, J. Kivioja, C. Marinelli, T. Ryhanen, A. Morpurgo, J.N. Coleman, V. Nicolosi, L. Colombo, A. Fert, M. Garcia-Hernandez, A. Bachtold, G.F. Schneider, F. Guinea, C. Dekker, M. Barbone, Z. Sun, C. Galiotis, A.N. Grigorenko, G. Konstantatos, A. Kis, M. Katsnelson, L. Vandersypen, A. Loiseau, V. Morandi, D. Neumaier, E. Treossi, V. Pellegrini, M. Polini, A. Tredicucci, G.M. Williams, B. Hee Hong, J.-H. Ahn, J. Min Kim, H. Zirath, B.J. van Wees, H. van der Zant, L. Occhipinti, A. Di Matteo, I.A. Kinloch, T. Seyller, E. Quesnel, X. Feng, K. Teo, N. Rupesinghe, P. Hakonen, S.R.T. Neil, Q. Tannock, T. Lofwander, J. Kinaret
Science and technology roadmap for graphene, related two-dimensional crystals, and hybrid systems.
Nanoscale, 7, 4598, 2015

F. Bausi, A. Schlierf, E. Treossi, M.G. Schwab, V. Palermo, F. Cacialli
Thermal treatment and chemical doping of semi-transparent graphene films.
Organic Electronics, 18, 53 (2015)


A. Schlierf, K. Cha, M.G. Schwab, P. Samori, V. Palermo
Exfoliation of graphene with an industrial dye: teaching an old dog new tricks.
2D Materials, 1, 035006, 2014

S. Rapino, E. Treossi, V. Palermo, M. Marcaccio, F. Paolucci, F. Zerbetto
Playing peekaboo with graphene oxide: a scanning electrochemical microscopy investigation.
Chemical Communications, 50, 13117, 2014

S. Prezioso, F. Perrozzi, M. Donarelli, E. Stagnini, E. Treossi, V. Palermo, S. Santucci, M. Nardone, P. Moras, L. Ottaviano
Dose and wavelength dependent study of graphene oxide photoreduction with VUV Synchrotron radiation.
Carbon, 79, 478, 2014

F. Perrozzi, S. Croce, E. Treossi, V. Palermo, S. Santucci, G. Fioravanti, L. Ottaviano
Reduction dependent wetting properties of graphene oxide.
Carbon, 77, 473, 2014

S. Panzavolta, B. Bracci, C. Gualandi, M.L. Focarete, E. Treossi, K. Kouroupis-Agalou, K. Rubini, F. Bosia, L. Brely, N.M. Pugno, V. Palermo, A. Bigi
Structural reinforcement and failure analysis in composite nanofibers of graphene oxide and gelatin.
Carbon, 78, 566, 2014

C. Musumeci, A. Liscio, V. Palermo, P. Samori
Electronic characterization of supramolecular materials at the nanoscale by Conductive Atomic Force and Kelvin Probe Force microscopies.
Materials Today, 17, 504, 2014

A. Ciesielski, S. Haar, M. El Gemayel, H. Yang, J. Clough, G. Melinte, M. Gobbi, E. Orgiu, M.V. Nardi, G. Ligorio, V. Palermo, N. Koch, O. Ersen, C. Casiraghi, P. Samori
Harnessing the Liquid-Phase Exfoliation of Graphene Using Aliphatic Compounds: A Supramolecular Approach.
Angewandte Chemie-International Edition, 53, 10355, 2014

A. M. Masillamani, S. Osella, A. Liscio, O. Fenwick, F. Reinders, M. Mayor, V. Palermo, J. Cornil, P. Samori
Light-induced reversible modification of the work function of a new perfluorinated biphenyl azobenzene chemisorbed on Au (111).
Nanoscale, 6, 8969, 2014

M. El Gemayel, S. Haar, F. Liscio, A. Schlierf, G. Melinte, S. Milita, O. Ersen, A. Ciesielski, V. Palermo, P. Samori
Leveraging the Ambipolar Transport in Polymeric Field-Effect Transistors via Blending with Liquid-Phase Exfoliated Graphene.
Advanced Materials, 26, 4814, 2014

L. De Marzi, L. Ottaviano, F. Perrozzi, M. Nardone, S. Santucci, J. De Lapuente, M. Borras, E. Treossi, V. Palermo, A. Poma
Flake size-dependent cyto and genotoxic evaluation of graphene oxide on in vitro A549, CaCo2 and vero cell lines.
Journal of Biological Regulators and Homeostatic Agents, 28, 281, 2014

S. Colella, E. Orgiu, I. Bruder, A. Liscio, V. Palermo, B. Bruchmann, P. Samori, P. Erk
Titanium Dioxide Mesoporous Electrodes for Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Cross-Analysis of the Critical Parameters.
Advanced Energy Materials, 4, 1301362, 2014

H. Yang, F. Withers, E. Gebremedhn, E. Lewis, L. Britnell, A. Felten, V. Palermo, S. Haigh, D. Beljonne and C. Casiraghi
Dielectric nanosheets made by liquid-phase exfoliation in water and their use in graphene-based electronics.
2D Materials, 1, 011012, 2014

K. Kouroupis-Agalou, A. Liscio, E. Treossi, L. Ortolani, V. Morandi, N. M. Pugno and V. Palermo
Fragmentation and exfoliation of low-dimensional materials; a statistical approach.
J Nanoscale, 6, 5926, 2014

Z.Y. Xia, G. Giambastiani, C. Christodoulou, M.V. Nardi, N. Koch, E. Treossi, V. Bellani, S. Pezzini, F. Corticelli, V. Morandi, A. Zanelli and V. Palermo
Synergic Exfoliation of Graphene with Organic Molecules and Inorganic Ions for the Electrochemical Production of Flexible Electrodes.
ChemPlusChem, 79, 439, 2014

Schlierf A, Samori P, Palermo V
Graphene-organic composites for electrocnics: optical and electronic interactions in vaccum, liquids and thin solid films.
Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2014


M. Durso, C. Bettini, A. Zanelli, M. Gazzano, M. G. Lobello, F. De Angelis, V. Biondo, D. Gentili, R. Capelli, M. Cavallini, S. Toffanin, M. Muccini and M. Melucci
Synthesis, size-dependent optoelectronic and charge transport properties of thieno(bis)imide end-substituted molecular semiconductors
Org. Electronics, 2013, doi /10.1016/j.orgel.2013.07.019

D. Gentili, M. Durso, C. Bettini, I. Manet, M. Gazzano, R. Capelli, M. Muccini, M. Melucci and M. Cavallini
Scientifc Reports, 2013

G. Tuci, C. Vinattieri, L. Luconi, M. Ceppatelli, S. Cicchi, A. Brandi, J. Filippi, M. Melucci and G. Giambastiani
“Click” on Tubes: a Versatile Approach towards Multimodal Functionalization of SWCNTs
Chem. Eur. J. 18, 8454–8463, 2012

Z.Y. Xia, S. Pezzini, E. Treossi, G. Giambastiani, F. Corticelli, V. Morandi, A. Zanelli, V. Bellani and V. Palermo
The Exfoliation of Graphene in Liquids by Electrochemical, Chemical, and Sonication-Assisted Techniques: A Nanoscale Study.
Advanced Functional Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201203686, 2013

Schlierf A, Yang HF, Gebremedhn E, Treossi E, Ortolani L, Chen LP, Minoia A, Morandi V, Samori P, Casiraghi C, Beljonne D and Palermo V
Nanoscale insight into the exfoliation mechanism of graphene with organic dyes: effect of charge, dipole and molecular structure.
Nanoscale, 5, 4205, 2013

Prezioso S, Perrozzi F, Giancaterini L, Cantalini C, Treossi E, Palermo V, Nardone M, Santucci S and Ottaviano L
Graphene Oxide as a Practical Solution to High Sensitivity Gas Sensing.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117, 10683, 2013

Pathipati SR, Pavlica E, Treossi E, Rizzoli R, Veronese GP, Palermo V, Chen L, Beljonne D, Cai JM, Fasel R, Ruffieux P and Bratina G
Modulation of charge transport properties of reduced graphene oxide by submonolayer physisorption of an organic dye.
Organic Electronics, 14, 1787, 2013

Hutchison JA, Liscio A, Schwartz T, Canaguier-Durand A, Genet C, Palermo V, Samori P and Ebbesen TW
Tuning the Work-Function Via Strong Coupling.
Advanced Materials, 25, 2481, 2013

Hernandez Y, schweitzer S, Kim J, Patra A, Englert J, Lieberwirth I, Liscio A, Palermo V, Feng X, hirsch A, Klaui M and Mullen K
Turbostratic graphitic microstructures: electronically decoupled multilayer graphene devices with robust high charge carrier mobility.
arXiv:1301.6087, 2013

De Luca G, Liscio A, Battagliarin G, Chen L, Scolaro LM, Mullen K, Samori P and Palermo V
Orthogonal self-assembly and selective solvent vapour annealing: simplified processing of a photovoltaic blend.
Chemical Communications, 49, 4322, 2013

M. Durso, D. Gentili, C. Bettini, A. Zanelli, M. Cavallini, F. De Angelis, M. G. Lobello, V. Biondo, M. Muccini, R. Capelli and M. Melucci
p-Core tailoring for new high performance thieno(bis)imide based n-type molecular
Chemical Communication, 49, 4298, 2013

M. Melucci, L. Favaretto, M. Zambianchi, M. Durso, M. Gazzano, A. Zanelli, M. Monari, M. G. Lobello, F. De Angelis, V. Biondo, G. Generali, S. Troisi, W. Koopman, S. Toffanin, R. Capelli and M. Muccini
Molecular Tailoring of New Thieno(bis)imide-Based Semiconductors for Single Layer Ambipolar Light Emitting Transistors.
Chemistry of Materials, 25, 668, 2013

Prezioso, M. Donarelli, F. Bisti, P. De Marco, S. Santucci, M. Nardone, E. Treossi, V. Palermo and L. Ottaviano.
Use of Optical Contrast To Estimate the Degree of Reduction of Graphene Oxide.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117, 620, 2013

H. Yang, Y. Hernandez, A. Schlierf, A. Felten, Eckmann, S. Johal, P. Louette, J.J. Pireaux, X. Feng, K. Muellen, V. Palermo and C. Casiraghi.
A simple method for graphene production based on exfoliation of graphite in water using 1-pyrenesulfonic acid sodium salt.
Carbon, 53, 357, 2013

V. Palermo
Not a molecule, not a polymer, not a substrate ... the many faces of graphene as a chemical platform.
Chemical Communications, 49, 2848, 2013

N. Crivillers, S. Osella, C. Van Dyck, G.M. Lazzerini, D. Cornil, A. Liscio, F. Di Stasio, S. Mian, O. Fenwick, F. Reinders, M. Neuburger, E. Treossi, M. Mayor, V. Palermo, F. Cacialli, J. Cornil and P. Samori.
Large Work Function Shift of Gold Induced by a Novel Perfluorinated Azobenzene-Based Self-Assembled Monolayer.
Advanced Materials, 25, 432, 2013


T. Virgili, G. Grancini, E. Molotokaite, I. Suarez-Lopez, S.K. Rajendran, A. Liscio, V. Palermo, G. Lanzani, D. Polli and G. Cerullo.
Confocal ultrafast pump-probe spectroscopy: a new technique to explore nanoscale composites.
Nanoscale, 4, 2219, 2012

M. Treier, A. Liscio, J.M. Mativetsky, M. Kastler, K. Mullen, V. Palermo and P. Samori.
Photoconductive and supramolecularly engineered organic field-effect transistors based on fibres from donor-acceptor dyads.
Nanoscale, 4, 1677, 2012

S. Prezioso, M. Perrozzi, M. Donarelli, F. Bisti, S. Santucci, L. Palladino, M. Nardone, E. Treossi, V. Palermo and L. Ottaviano.
Large Area Extreme-UV Lithography of Graphene Oxide via Spatially Resolved Photoreduction.
Langmuir, 28, 5489, 2012

S. Prezioso, M. Donarelli, F. Bisti, L. Palladino, S. Santucci, S. Spadoni, L. Avaro, A. Liscio, V. Palermo and L. Ottaviano.
Combined microscopies study of the C-contamination induced by extreme-ultraviolet radiation: A surface-dependent secondary-electron-based model. Applied Physics Letters, 100, 2012

R. Colle, G. Grosso, A. Ronzani, M. Gazzano and V. Palermo.
Anisotropic molecular packing of soluble C-60 fullerenes in hexagonal nanocrystals obtained by solvent vapor annealing.
Carbon, 50, 1332, 2012

R. Po, C. Carbonera, A. Bernardi, F. Tinti and N. Camaioni.
Polymer- and carbon-based electrodes for polymer solar cells: Toward low-cost, continuous fabrication over large area.
Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 100, 97, 2012

N. Camaioni, F. Tinti, L. Franco, M. Fabris, A. Toffoletti, M. Ruzzi, L. Montanari, L. Bonoldi, A. Pellegrino, A. Calabrese and R. Po.
Effect of residual catalyst on solar cells made of a fluorene-thiophene-benzothiadiazole copolymer as electron-donor: A combined electrical and photophysical study.
Organic Electronics, 13, 550, 2012.

E. Orgiu, A.M. Masillamani, J.O. Vogel, E. Treossi, A. Kiersnowski, M. Kastler, W. Pisula, F. Dotz, V. Palermo and P. Samori.
Enhanced mobility in P3HT-based OTFTs upon blending with a phenylene-thiophene-thiophene-phenylene small molecule.
Chemical Communications, 48, 1562, 2012.

C. Monasterolo, M. Ballestri, G. Sotgiu, A. Guerrini, P. Dambruoso, K. Sparnacci, M. Laus, M. De Cesare, A. Pistone, G.L. Beretta, F. Zunino, V. Benfenati and G. Varchi.
Sulfonates-PMMA nanoparticles conjugates: A versatile system for multimodal application.
Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 20, 6640, 2012.

S. Toffanin, S. Kim, S. Cavallini, M. Natali, V. Benfenati, J.J. Amsden, D.L. Kaplan, R. Zamboni, M. Muccini and F.G. Omenetto.
Low-threshold blue lasing from silk fibroin thin films.
Applied Physics Letters, 101, 2012

V. Benfenati, K. Stahl, C. Gomis-Perez, S. Toffanin, A. Sagnella, R. Torp, D.L. Kaplan, G. Ruani, F.G. Omenetto, R. Zamboni and M. Muccini.
Biofunctional Silk/Neuron Interfaces.
Advanced Functional Materials, 22, 1871, 2012

V. Benfenati, A. Sagnella, C. Chieco, N. Di Virgilio, M. Muccini, R. Zamboni and F. Rossi.
Silk Fibroin as Platform for Neural Cells and Hybrid Optoelectronics.
Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy, 6, 508, 2012

O. Butenko, D. Dzamba, J. Benesova, P. Honsa, V. Benfenati, V. Rusnakova, S. Ferroni and M. Anderova.
The Increased Activity of TRPV4 Channel in the Astrocytes of the Adult Rat Hippocampus after Cerebral Hypoxia/Ischemia.
Plos One, 7, 2012

M. Melucci, M. Durso, M. Zambianchi, E. Treossi, Z.Y. Xia, I. Manet, G. Giambastiani, L. Ortolani, V. Morandi, F. De Angelis and V. Palermo.
Graphene-organic hybrids as processable, tunable platforms for pH-dependent photoemission, obtained by a new modular approach.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22, 18237, 2012

M. Melucci, M. Durso, L. Favaretto, M.L. Capobianco, V. Benfenati, A. Sagnella, G. Ruani, M. Muccini, R. Zamboni, V. Fattori and N. Camaioni.
Silk doped with a bio-modified dye as a viable platform for eco-friendly luminescent solar concentrators.
Rsc Advances, 2, 8610, 2012

G. Tuci, C. Vinattieri, L. Luconi, M. Ceppatelli, S. Cicchi, A. Brandi, J. Filippi, M. Melucci and G. Giambastiani
“Click” on Tubes: a Versatile Approach towards Multimodal Functionalization of SWCNTs.
Chemistry A European Journal, 18, 8454, 2012

F. Fabbri, F. Rossi, M. Melucci, I. Manet, G. Attolini, L. Favaretto, M. Zambianchi and G. Salviati.
Optical properties of hybrid T3Pyr/SiO2/3C-SiC nanowires.
Nanoscale Research Letters, 7, 2012

N. Crivillers, L. Favaretto, A. Zanelli, I. Manet, M. Treier, V. Morandi, M. Gazzano, P. Samori and M. Melucci.
Self-assembly and electrical properties of a novel heptameric thiophene-benzothiadiazole based architectures.
Chemical Communications, 48, 12162, 2012

A. Liscio, M. Bonini, E. Treossi, E. Orgiu, M. Kastler, F. Dotz, V. Palermo and P. Samori.
Improving charge transport in poly(3-hexylthiophene) transistors via blending with an alkyl-substituted phenylene-thiophene-thiophene-phenylene molecule.
Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics, 50, 642, 2012

D. Gentili, F. Di Maria, F. Liscio, L. Ferlauto, F. Leonardi, L. Maini, M. Gazzano, S. Milita, G. Barbarella and M. Cavallini.
Targeting ordered oligothiophene fibers with enhanced functional properties by interplay of self-assembly and wet lithography.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22, 20852, 2012

F. Di Maria, M. Gazzano, A. Zanelli, G. Gigli, A. Loiudice, A. Rizzo, M. Biasiucci, E. Salatelli, P. D'Angelo and G. Barbarella.
Synthesis and Photovoltaic Properties of Regioregular Head-to-Head Substituted Thiophene Hexadecamers.
Macromolecules, 45, 8284, 2012

M. Mortato, L. Blasi, G. Barbarella, S. Argentiere and G. Gigli.
pH controlled staining of CD4(+) and CD19(+) cells within functionalized microfluidic channel.
Biomicrofluidics, 6, 044107, 10.1063/1.4763560, 2012

M.L. Capobianco, G. Barbarella and A. Manetto.
Oligothiophenes as Fluorescent Markers for Biological Applications.
Molecules, 17, 910, 2012

N. Camaioni, F. Tinti, A. Degli Esposti, S. Righi, O. Usluer, S. Boudiba and D.A.M. Egbe.
Electron and hole transport in an anthracene-based conjugated polymer.
Applied Physics Letters, 101, 2012

A. Abbotto, M. Seri, M.S. Dangate, F. De Angelis, N. Manfredi, E. Mosconi, M. Bolognesi, R. Ruffo, M.M. Salamone and M. Muccini.
A vinylene-linked benzo 1,2-b:4,5-b ' dithiophene-2,1,3-benzothiadiazole low-bandgap polymer.
Journal of Polymer Science Part a-Polymer Chemistry, 50, 2829, 2012


M. Seri, E. Rossi, T. Carofiglio, S. Antonello, G. Ruani, M. Maggini, and M. Muccini.
Efficient as-cast bulk-heterojunction solar cells based on a tert-butyl substituted methanofullerene acceptor.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2011) 21, 18308.

C. Resini, C. Lucarelli, M. Taillades-Jacquin, K.E. Liew, I. Gabellini, S. Albonetti, D. Wails, J. Roziere, A. Vaccari, and D. Jones.
Pt-Sn/gamma-Al2O3 and Pt-Sn-Na/gamma-Al2O3 catalysts for hydrogen production by dehydrogenation of Jet A-1 fuel: Characterisation and preliminary activity tests.
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, (2011) 36, 5972.

R. Po, C. Carbonera, A. Bernardi, and N. Camaioni.
The role of buffer layers in polymer solar cells.
Energy & Environmental Science, (2011) 4, 285.

F. Tinti, S.E. Debebe, W. Mammo, T. Yohannes, and N. Camaioni.
Temperature and electric field dependent hole mobility in a polyfluorene copolymer.
Synthetic Metals, (2011) 161, 794.

Calabrese, G. Schimperna, R. Po, T. Yohannes, S.E. Debebe, F. Tinti, and N. Camaioni.
Bis-EH-PFDTBT:PCBM solar cells: A compositional, thickness, and light-dependent study.
Journal of Applied Physics, (2011) 110,

Calabrese, A. Pellegrino, R. Po, A. Savoini, F. Tinti, and N. Camaioni.
Effect of blend composition in BisEH-PFDTBT:PC70BM solar cells.
Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, (2011) 95, 3428.

I. Palama, F. Di Maria, I. Viola, E. Fabiano, G. Gigli, C. Bettini, and G. Barbarella.
Live-Cell-Permeant Thiophene Fluorophores and Cell-Mediated Formation of Fluorescent Fibrils.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, (2011) 133, 17777.

A. Modelli and D. Jones.
Empty level structure of boryl-substituted pentacyclic heteroaromatics.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, (2011) 13, 276.

M. Melucci, M. Zambianchi, L. Favaretto, V. Palermo, E. Treossi, M. Montalti, S. Bonacchi, and M. Cavallini.
Multicolor, large-area fluorescence sensing through oligothiophene-self-assembled monolayers.
Chemical Communications, (2011) 47, 1689.

M. Melucci, M. Zambianchi, L. Favaretto, M. Gazzano, A. Zanelli, M. Monari, R. Capelli, S. Troisi, S. Toffanin, and M. Muccini.
Thienopyrrolyl dione end-capped oligothiophene ambipolar semiconductors for thin film- and light emitting transistors.
Chemical Communications, (2011) 47, 11840.

V. Fattori, M. Melucci, L. Ferrante, M. Zambianchi, I. Manet, W. Oberhauser, G. Giambastiani, M. Frediani, G. Giachi, and N. Camaioni.
Poly(lactic acid) as a transparent matrix for luminescent solar concentrators: a renewable material for a renewable energy technology.
Energy & Environmental Science, (2011) 4, 2849.

J.M. Mativetsky, A. Liscio, E. Treossi, E. Orgiu, A. Zanelli, P. Samori, and V. Palermo.
Graphene Transistors via in Situ Voltage-Induced Reduction of Graphene-Oxide under Ambient Conditions.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, (2011) 133, 14320.

Liscio, G.P. Veronese, E. Treossi, F. Suriano, F. Rossella, V. Bellani, R. Rizzoli, P. Samori, and V. Palermo
Charge transport in graphene-polythiophene blends as studied by Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy and transistor characterization.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2011) 21, 2924.

A. Liscio, V. Palermo, O. Fenwick, S. Braun, K. Mullen, M. Fahlman, F. Cacialli, and P. Samori.
Local Surface Potential of pi-Conjugated Nanostructures by Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy: Effect of the Sampling Depth.
Small, (2011) 7, 634.

G. Generali, F. Dinelli, R. Capelli, S. Toffanin, F. di Maria, M. Gazzano, G. Barbarella, and M. Muccini.
Correlation among Morphology, Crystallinity, and Charge Mobility in OFETs Made of Quaterthiophene Alkyl Derivatives on a Transparent Substrate Platform.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, (2011) 115, 23164.

F. Di Maria, P. Olivelli, M. Gazzano, A. Zanelli, M. Biasiucci, G. Gigli, D. Gentili, P. D'Angelo, M. Cavallini, and G. Barbarella.
A Successful Chemical Strategy To Induce Oligothiophene Self-Assembly into Fibers with Tunable Shape and Function.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, (2011) 133, 8654.

S.E. Debebe, D.A. Gedefaw, W. Mammo, T. Yohannes, F. Tinti, A. Zanelli, V. Fattori, and N. Camaioni.
Synthesis and Optical and Transport Properties of a Phenyl-Substituted Polythiophene.
Journal of Polymer Science Part a-Polymer Chemistry, (2011) 49, 2693.

G. De Luca, W. Pisula, D. Credgington, E. Treossi, O. Fenwick, G.M. Lazzerini, R. Dabirian, E. Orgiu, A. Liscio, V. Palermo, K. Mullen, F. Cacialli, and P. Samori.
Non-conventional Processing and Post-processing Methods for the Nanostructuring of Conjugated Materials for Organic Electronics.
Advanced Functional Materials, (2011) 21, 1279.

N. Crivillers, A. Liscio, F. Di Stasio, C. Van Dyck, S. Osella, D. Cornil, S. Mian, G.M. Lazzerini, O. Fenwick, E. Orgiu, F. Reinders, S. Braun, M. Fahlman, M. Mayor, J. Cornil, V. Palermo, F. Cacialli, and P. Samori.
Photoinduced work function changes by isomerization of a densely packed azobenzene-based SAM on Au: a joint experimental and theoretical study.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, (2011) 13, 14302.

R. Capelli, J.J. Amsden, G. Generali, S. Toffanin, V. Benfenati, M. Muccini, D.L. Kaplan, F.G. Omenetto, and R. Zamboni.
Integration of silk protein in organic and light-emitting transistors.
Organic Electronics, (2011) 12, 1146.

O. Butenko, D. Dzamba, I. Prajerova, J. Benesova, P. Honsa, V. Benfenati, S. Ferroni, and M. Anderova.
Glia, (2011) 59, S126.

V. Benfenati, M. Caprini, M. Dovizio, M.N. Mylonakou, S. Ferroni, O.P. Ottersen, and M. Amiry-Moghaddam.
An aquaporin-4/transient receptor potential vanilloid 4 (AQP4/TRPV4) complex is essential for cell-volume control in astrocytes.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, (2011) 108, 2563.

M. Benaglia, A. Alberti, E. Spisni, A. Papi, E. Treossi, and V. Palermo.
Polymeric micelles using pseudo-amphiphilic block copolymers and their cellular uptake. Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2011) 21, 2555.

G. Barbarella, A. Capodilupo, C. Bettini, and G. Gigli.
Phosphorus Sulfur and Silicon and the Related Elements, (2011) 186, 1074.


I. Viola, C. Piliego, L. Favaretto, G. Barbarella, R. Cingolani, and G. Gigli.Bicolor Electroluminescent Pixels from Single Active Molecular Material.
Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces, (2010) 2, 484.

E. Schwartz, E. Lim, C.M. Gowda, A. Liscio, O. Fenwick, G. Tu, V. Palermo, R. de Gelder, J. Cornelissen, E.R.H. Van Eck, A.P.M. Kentgens, F. Cacialli, R.J.M. Nolte, P. Samori, W.T.S. Huck, and A.E. Rowan.
Synthesis, Characterization, and Surface Initiated Polymerization of Carbazole Functionalized Isocyanides.
Chemistry of Materials, (2010) 22, 2597.

C. Santato, L. Favaretto, M. Melucci, A. Zanelli, M. Gazzano, M. Monari, D. Isik, D. Banville, S. Bertolazzi, S. Loranger, and F. Cicoira.
Influence of the oxidation level on the electronic, morphological and charge transport properties of novel dithienothiophene S-oxide and S,S-dioxide inner core oligomers.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2010) 20, 669.

M. Melucci, M. Zambianchi, F. Di Maria, M. Gazzano, M. Monari, and M. Cavallini.
Regiospecifity-driven self-assembly of methyl substituted quaterthiophenes at surface.
Thin Solid Films, (2010) 518, 4131.

M. Melucci, M. Zambianchi, G. Barbarella, I. Manet, M. Montalti, S. Bonacchi, E. Rampazzo, D.C. Rambaldi, A. Zattoni, and P. Reschiglian.
Facile tuning from blue to white emission in silica nanoparticles doped with oligothiophene fluorophores.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2010) 20, 9903.

M. Melucci, E. Treossi, L. Ortolani, G. Giambastiani, V. Morandi, P. Klar, C. Casiraghi, P. Samori, and V. Palermo.
Facile covalent functionalization of graphene oxide using microwaves: bottom-up development of functional graphitic materials.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2010) 20, 9052.

U. Giovanella, P. Betti, A. Bolognesi, S. Destri, M. Melucci, M. Pasini, W. Porzio, and C. Botta.
Core-type polyfluorene-based copolymers for low-cost light-emitting technologies. Organic Electronics, (2010) 11, 2012.

M. Melucci, L. Favaretto, A. Zanelli, M. Cavallini, A. Bongini, P. Maccagnani, P. Ostoja, G. Derue, R. Lazzaroni, and G. Barbarella
Thiophene-Benzothiadiazole Co-Oligomers: Synthesis, Optoelectronic Properties, Electrical Characterization, and Thin-Film Patterning.
Advanced Functional Materials, (2010) 20, 445.

R. Po, M. Maggini, and N. Camaioni.
Polymer Solar Cells: Recent Approaches and Achievements.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, (2010) 114, 695.

V. Palermo, E. Schwartz, C.E. Finlayson, A. Liscio, M.B.J. Otten, S. Trapani, K. Mullen, D. Beljonne, R.H. Friend, R.J.M. Nolte, A.E. Rowan, and P. Samori.
Macromolecular Scaffolding: The Relationship Between Nanoscale Architecture and Function in Multichromophoric Arrays for Organic Electronics.
Advanced Materials, (2010) 22, E81.

M.L. Navacchia, L. Favaretto, E. Treossi, V. Palermo, and G. Barbarella.
Self-Complementary Nucleoside-Thiophene Hybrid Systems: Synthesis and Supramolecular Organization.
Macromolecular Rapid Communications, (2010) 31, 351.

A. Modelli, D. Jones, and S.A. Pshenichnyuk.
Electron Attachment to Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Components: Rhodanine and Rhodanine-3-acetic Acid.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, (2010) 114, 1725.

.J.M. Mativetsky, E. Treossi, E. Orgiu, M. Melucci, G.P. Veronese, P. Samori, and V. Palermo.
Local Current Mapping and Patterning of Reduced Graphene Oxide.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, (2010) 132, 14130.

T. Marszalek, E. Dobruchowska, J. Jung, J. Ulanski, M. Melucci, and G. Barbarella.
Optical and electrical anisotropy of ordered layers of rigid core semiconductor - dithienothiophene derivative.
European Physical Journal-Applied Physics, (2010) 51,

A. Liscio, V. Palermo, and P. Samori.
Nanoscale Quantitative Measurement of the Potential of Charged Nanostructures by Electrostatic and Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy: Unraveling Electronic Processes in Complex Materials.
Accounts of Chemical Research, (2010) 43, 541.

A. Liscio, E. Orgiu, J.M. Mativetsky, V. Palermo, and P. Samori.
Bottom-Up Fabricated Asymmetric Electrodes for Organic Electronics.
Advanced Materials, (2010) 22, 5018.

M. Duca, B. Dozza, E. Lucarelli, S. Santi, A. Di Giorgio, and G. Barbarella Fluorescent labeling of human mesenchymal stem cells by thiophene fluorophores conjugated to a lipophilic carrier.
Chemical Communications, (2010) 46, 7948.

S.E. Debebe, W. Mammo, T. Yohannes, F. Tinti, A. Zanelli, and N. Camaioni.
Investigation of hole-mobility in a polyfluorene copolymer by admittance spectroscopy.
Applied Physics Letters, (2010) 96,

S.E. Debebe, W. Mammo, T. Yohannes, F. Tinti, A. Martelli, and N. Camaioni.
Hole-transport properties of a low-band gap alternating polyfluorene. Journal of Applied Physics, (2010) 108,

G. De Luca, E. Treossi, A. Liscio, J.M. Mativetsky, L.M. Scolaro, V. Palermo, and P. Samori.
Solvent vapour annealing of organic thin films: controlling the self-assembly of functional systems across multiple length scales.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2010) 20, 2493.

G. De Luca, A. Liscio, M. Melucci, T. Schnitzler, W. Pisula, C.G. Clark, L.M. Scolaro, V. Palermo, K. Mullen, and P. Samori.
Phase separation and affinity between a fluorinated perylene diimide dye and an alkyl-substituted hexa-peri-hexabenzocoronene.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, (2010) 20, 71.

R. Dabirian, X. Feng, L. Ortolani, A. Liscio, V. Morandi, K. Mullen, P. Samori, and V. Palermo.
Micron-sized 6,6 -phenyl C61 butyric acid methyl ester crystals grown by dip coating in solvent vapour atmosphere: interfaces for organic photovoltaics.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, (2010) 12, 4473.

G. Cirmi, D. Brida, A. Gambetta, M. Piacenza, F. Della Sala, L. Favaretto, G. Cerullo, and G. Lanzani.
Observation and control of coherent torsional dynamics in a quinquethiophene molecule.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, (2010) 12, 7917.

L. Blasi, S. Argentiere, G. Morello, I. Palama, G. Barbarella, R. Cingolani, and G. Gigli.
Uptake and distribution of labeled antibodies into pH-sensitive microgels.
Acta Biomaterialia, (2010) 6, 2148.

V. Benfenati, S. Toffanin, R. Capelli, L.M.A. Camassa, S. Ferroni, D.L. Kaplan, F.G. Omenetto, M. Muccini, and R. Zamboni.
A silk platform that enables electrophysiology and targeted drug delivery in brain astroglial cells.
Biomaterials, (2010) 31, 7883.

S. Argentiere, L. Blasi, G. Ciccarella, G. Barbarella, R. Cingolani, and G. Gigli.
Nanogels of Poly(acrylic acid): Uptake and Release Behavior with Fluorescent Oligothiophene-Labeled Bovine Serum Albumin.
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, (2010) 116, 2808.

Abbotto, E.H. Calderon, M.S. Dangate, F. De Angelis, N. Manfredi, C.M. Mari, C. Marinzi, E. Mosconi, M. Muccini, R. Ruffo, and M. Seri.
Pyridine-EDOT Heteroarylene-Vinylene Donor-Acceptor Polymers.
Macromolecules, (2010) 43, 9698.