Laboratory of Advanced Materials Physics


Research Topics:

The research carried out by the Laboratory of Advanced Materials Physics concerns several fields of activity bridging nanoscience, solid-state physics and related devices. A detailed description of our active lines of research is reported below. Many of these activities are carried out in collaboration with several international and national Universities and research centers. A complete list of these collaborations can be visualized here.

Amorphous Solids


Physical properties of amorphous SiO2

Microporous and Mesoporous materials  
  Metal Organic Frameworks
  Mesoporous Silica  
Carbon-based materials  
  Graphene Oxide  

Carbon Dots

  Synthesis and Sintering Procedures  
  Diffusion of Oxygen in nano-SiO2  
  Structural and optical properties of nano-SiO2  

TiO2 and ZnO nanoparticles

Optical fibers  
  Silica-based optical fibers  
  Concentrated Photovoltaics (CPV)