Prof. Dario Braga's publications

Prof. Fabrizia Grepioni's publications

Prof. Lucia Maini's publications

Prof. Simone d'Agostino's publications

Dr. Marianna Marchini's publications




Shemchuk O.; Song L.; Tumanov N.; Wouters J.; Braga D.; Grepioni F.; Leyssens T.Chiral Resolution of RS-Oxiracetam upon Cocrystallization with Pharmaceutically Acceptable Inorganic Salts, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2020, 20, pp. 2602 - 2607.

Oleksii Shemchuk,  Dario Braga,* Fabrizia Grepioni and Raymond Turner*, Co-crystallization of antibacterials with inorganic salts: paving the way to activity enhancement, RSC Adv., 2020, 10, 2146.

Shemchuk O.; Grepioni F.; Braga D.Co-crystallization of racemic amino acids with ZnCl2: An investigation of chiral selectivity upon coordination to the metal centre, «CRYSTENGCOMM», 2020, 22, pp. 5613 - 5619.

D'Agostino S.; Azzali A.; Casali L.; Taddei P.; Grepioni F.Environmentally Friendly Sunscreens: Mechanochemical Synthesis and Characterization of β-CD Inclusion Complexes of Avobenzone and Octinoxate with Improved Photostability, «ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING», 2020, 8, pp. 13215 - 13225.

Fiore C.; Sovic I.; Lukin S.; Halasz I.; Martina K.; Delogu F.; Ricci P.C.; Porcheddu A.; Shemchuk O.; Braga D.; Pirat J.-L.; Virieux D.; Colacino E.Kabachnik-Fields Reaction by Mechanochemistry: New Horizons from Old Methods, «ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING», 2020, 8, pp. 18889 - 18902.

Cappuccino C.; Catalano L.; Marin F.; Dushaq G.; Raj G.; Rasras M.; Rezgui R.; Zambianchi M.; Melucci M.; Naumov P.; Maini L.Structure-Mechanical Relationships in Polymorphs of an Organic Semiconductor (C4-NT3N), «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2020, 20, pp. 884 - 891.

Oleksii Shemchuk; Fabrizia Grepioni; Dario BragaMechanochemical Preparation and Solid-State Characterization of 1:1 and 2:1 Ionic Cocrystals of Cyanuric Acid with Alkali Halides, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2020, 20, pp. 7230 - 7237.

Shemchuk O.; D'Agostino S.; Fiore C.; Sambri V.; Zannoli S.; Grepioni F.; Braga D.Natural Antimicrobials Meet a Synthetic Antibiotic: Carvacrol/Thymol and Ciprofloxacin Cocrystals as a Promising Solid-State Route to Activity Enhancement, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2020, 20, pp. 6796 - 6803.

Fornasari L.; Olejniczak A.; Rossi F.; d'Agostino S.; Chierotti M.R.; Gobetto R.; Katrusiak A.; Braga D.Solid-State Dynamics and High-Pressure Studies of a Supramolecular Spiral Gear, «CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL», 2020, 26, pp. 5061 - 5069.

Rivalta A.; Giunchi A.; Pandolfi L.; Salzillo T.; D'agostino S.; Werzer O.; Schrode B.; Demitri N.; Mas-Torrent M.; Brillante A.; Della Valle R.G.; Venuti E.Crystal alignment of surface stabilized polymorph in thioindigo films, «DYES AND PIGMENTS», 2020, 172, pp. 107847 - 107855.

Alessandro Attanzio , Simone D’Agostino, Rosalia Busà, Anna Frazzitta, Simona Rubino, Maria Assunta Girasolo, Piera Sabatino *, Luisa Tesoriere ,*Cytotoxic Activity of Organotin(IV) Derivatives with Triazolopyrimidine Containing Exocyclic Oxygen Atoms, «MOLECULES», 2020, 25, pp. 859 - 875.


Luca Mazzei, Valquiria Broll,Lucia Casali, Manoj Silva, Dario Braga, Fabrizia Grepioni,* Jonas Baltrusaitis,* and Stefano Ciurli*, Multifunctional Urea Cocrystal with Combined Ureolysis and Nitrification Inhibiting Capabilities for Enhanced Nitrogen Management, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2019, 7, 13369−13378.

Lucia Casali, Luca Mazzei, Oleksii Shemchuk, Lohit Sharma, Kenneth Honer, Fabrizia Grepioni,* Stefano Ciurli,* Dario Braga, and Jonas Baltrusaitis*, Novel Dual-Action Plant Fertilizer and Urease Inhibitor: Urea·Catechol Cocrystal. Characterization and Environmental Reactivity, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2019, 7, 2852−2859.

Oleksii Shemchuk, Dario Braga, and Fabrizia Grepioni*, Ionic Cocrystals of Levodopa and Its Biological Precursors L‑Tyrosine and L‑Phenylalanine with LiCl, Cryst. Growth Des. 2019, 19, 6560−6565.

Johan Wouters, Dario Braga, Fabrizia Grepioni,  LucAerts, and Luc Quéré, Alternative Solid Forms: Co-crystals, in "Polymorphism in the Pharmaceutical Industry: Solid Form and Drug Development", Edited by Rolf Hilfiker and Markus von Raumer, WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH&Co., 2019, Chapter 3, pp. 61-90. ISBN: 978-3-527-34040-8

Lixing Song, Oleksii Shemchuk, Koen Robeyns, Dario Braga, Fabrizia Grepioni,* and Tom Leyssens*, Ionic Cocrystals of Etiracetam and Levetiracetam: The Importance of Chirality for Ionic Cocrystals,  Cryst. Growth Des. 2019, 19, 2446−2454.

F. Grepioni, * D. Braga,  L. Chelazzi,  O. Shemchuk,  P. Maffei, A. Sforzini and G. C. Viscomi, Improving solubility and storage stability of rifaximin via solid-state solvation with Transcutol®, CrystEngComm, 2019, 21, 5278.

O. Shemchuk, V. André, M. T. Duarte, * D. Braga and F. Grepioni *, Mechanochemical preparation of molecular and ionic co-crystals of the hormone melatonin, CrystEngComm, 2019, 21, 2949. 10.1039/C9CE00316A 

Cappuccino, C.; Farinella, F.; Braga, D.; Maini, L. Mechanochemistry, an Easy Technique to Boost the Synthesis of CuI Pyrazine Coordination Polymers. Cryst. Growth Des. 2019, 19 (8), 4395–4403.

Abu El-Fadl, A.; Maini, L.; Tatarchuk, T.; Yaremiy, I.; Nashaat, A. M. Crystal Growth and Spectroscopic Studies of New Ammonium Potassium Zinc Sulfate Hexahydrate Single Crystal. Vib. Spectrosc. 2019, 104, 102942.

Cappuccino, Chiara; Canola, Sofia; Montanari, Giacomo; Lopez, Sergio G.; Toffanin, Stefano; Melucci, Manuela; Negri, Fabrizia*; Maini, Lucia, One Molecule, Four Colors: Discovering the Polymorphs of a Thieno(bis)imide Oligomer, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2019, 19, pp. 2594 - 2603.

Zappi, Alessandro; Maini, Lucia; Galimberti, Giuliano; Caliandro, Rocco; Melucci, Dora*, Quantifying API polymorphs in formulations using X-ray powder diffraction and multivariate standard addition method combined with net analyte signal analysis, «EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES», 2019, 130, pp. 36 - 43.

Zangoli, Mattia; Gazzano, Massimo; Monti, Filippo; Maini, Lucia; Gentili, Denis; Liscio, Andrea; Zanelli, Alberto; Salatelli, Elisabetta; Gigli, Giuseppe; Baroncini, Massimo; Di Maria, Francesca, Thermodynamically versus Kinetically Controlled Self-Assembly of a Naphthalenediimide-Thiophene Derivative: From Crystalline, Fluorescent, n-Type Semiconducting 1D Needles to Nanofibers, «ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES», 2019, 11, pp. 16864-16871.

Piera Sabatino, Simone D'Agostino, Jacopo Isopi, Simona Rubino, Massimo Marcaccio, Maria Assunta Girasolo, Nanowire iron(III) coordination polymer based on 1,2,4-triazolo[1,5-a] pyrimidine and chloride ligands, «POLYHEDRON», 2019, 162, pp. 45 - 51.

Luca Fornasari, Simone d'Agostino, Dario Braga, Zwitterionic Systems Obtained by Condensation of Heteroaryl-Boronic Acids and Rhodizonic Acid, «EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY», 2019, 0, pp. 1574 - 1582.

Simone d’Agostino, Floriana Spinelli, Paola Taddei, Barbara Ventura, Fabrizia Grepioni, Ultralong Organic Phosphorescence in the Solid State: The Case of Triphenylene Cocrystals with Halo- and Dihalo-penta/ tetrafluorobenzene, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2019, 19, pp. 336 - 346.


Cappuccino, C.; Mazzeo, P. P.; Salzillo, T.; Venuti, E.; Giunchi, A.; Della Valle, R. G.; Brillante, A.; Bettini, C.; Melucci, M.; Maini, L., A synergic approach of X-ray powder diffraction and Raman spectroscopy for crystal structure determination of 2,3-thienoimide capped oligothiophenes, «PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS», 2018, 20, pp. 3630 - 3636. DOI: 10.1039/C7CP06679A.

Maini, Lucia; Gigli, Matteo; Gazzano, Massimo; Lotti, Nadia; Bikiaris, Dimitrios; Papageorgiou, George, Structural Investigation of Poly(ethylene furanoate) Polymorphs, «POLYMERS», 2018, 10, pp. 296 - 304.

Benvenuti, Emilia; Gentili, Denis; Chiarella, Fabio; Portone, Alberto; Barra, Mario; Cecchini, Marco; Cappuccino, Chiara; Zambianchi, Massimo; Lopez, Sergio G.; Salzillo, Tommaso; Venuti, Elisabetta; Cassinese, Antonio; Pisignano, Dario; Persano, Luana; Cavallini, Massimiliano; Maini, Lucia; Melucci, Manuela; Muccini, Michele; Toffanin, Stefano, Tuning polymorphism in 2,3-thienoimide capped oligothiophene based field-effect transistors by implementing vacuum and solution deposition methods, «JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY. C», 2018, 6, pp. 5601 - 5608. DOI: 10.1039/C8TC00544C

Maini, Lucia; Braga, Dario; Farinella, Francesco; Melotto, Elisa; Verzini, Massimo; Brescello, Roberto; Michieletto, Ivan; Munari, Ilaria, Crystal Forms of Enzalutamide and a Crystal Engineering Route to Drug Purification, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2018, 18, pp. 3774 - 3780.

Spinelli, Floriana; D'Agostino, Simone; Taddei, Paola; Jones, Christopher D.; Steed, Jonathan W.; Grepioni, Fabrizia, Activating [4+4] photoreactivity in the solid-state via complexation: from 9-(methylaminomethyl)anthracene to its silver(I) complexes., «DALTON TRANSACTIONS», 2018, 47, pp. 5725 - 5733. DOI: 10.1039/C8DT00198G.

Dario Braga, Fabrizia Grepioni, Lucia Maini, Simone d'Agostino, From Solid-State Structure and Dynamics to Crystal Engineering, «EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INORGANIC CHEMISTRY», 2018, 32, pp. 3597 - 3605.

Shemchuk, Oleksii; Tsenkova, Boryana K.; Braga, Dario; Duarte, M. Teresa*; André, Vânia; Grepioni, Fabrizia, Ionic Co-Crystal Formation as a Path Towards Chiral Resolution in the Solid State, «CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL», 2018, 24, pp. 12564 - 12573.

Braga, Dario; Grepioni, Fabrizia; Shemchuk, Oleksii, Organic-inorganic ionic co-crystals: A new class of multipurpose compounds, «CrystEngComm», 2018, 20, pp. 2212 - 2220. DOI: 10.1039/C8CE00304A.

Simone d'Agostino, Luca Fornasari, Fabrizia Grepioni, Dario Braga,Federica Rossi, Michele R. Chierotti, Roberto Gobetto, Precessional Motion in Crystalline Solid Solutions of Ionic Rotors, «CHEMISTRY», 2018, 24, pp. 15059 - 15066.

Luca Fornasari, Raffaello Mazzaro, Elisa Boanini, Simone d’Agostino, Giacomo Bergamini, Fabrizia Grepioni, Dario Braga, Self-Assembly and Exfoliation of a Molecular Solid Based on Cooperative B-N and Hydrogen Bonds, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2018, 18, pp. 7259 - 7263.

D’Agostino, Simone; Boanini, Elisa; Braga, Dario; Grepioni, Fabrizia, Size Matters: [2 + 2] Photoreactivity In Macro- and Microcrystalline Salts of 4-Aminocinnamic Acid, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2018, 18, pp. 2510 - 2517.

Casali, Lucia; Mazzei, Luca; Shemchuk, Oleksii; Honer, Kenneth; Grepioni, Fabrizia*; Ciurli, Stefano; Braga, Dario; Baltrusaitis, Jonas, Smart urea ionic co-crystals with enhanced urease inhibition activity for improved nitrogen cycle management, «CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS», 2018, 54, pp. 7637 - 7640. DOI: 10.1039/C8CC03777A

Shemchuk, Oleksii; Song, Lixing; Robeyns, Koen; Braga, Dario; Grepioni, Fabrizia*; Leyssens, Tom, Solid-state chiral resolution mediated by stoichiometry: Crystallizing etiracetam with ZnCl2, «CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS», 2018, 54, pp. 10890 - 10892. DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06199H

Tommaso Salzillo, Simone d'Agostino, Arianna Rivalta, Andrea Giunchi, Aldo Brillante, R.G. Della Valle, Natalia Bedoya-Martinez, Egbert Zojer, Fabrizia Grepioni, Elisabetta Venuti, Structural, Spectroscopic, and Computational Characterization of the Concomitant Polymorphs of the Natural Semiconductor Indigo, «JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY. C», 2018, 122, pp. 18422 - 18431.


Rekis, Toms; D’Agostino, Simone; Braga, Dario; Grepioni, Fabrizia, Designing Solid Solutions of Enantiomers: Lack of Enantioselectivity of Chiral Naphthalimide Derivatives in the Solid State, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2017, 17, pp. 6477 - 6485.

Lucaccini, Eva; Baldoví, José J.; Chelazzi, Laura; Barra, Anne-Laure; Grepioni, Fabrizia; Costes, Jean-Pierre; Sorace, Lorenzo, Electronic Structure and Magnetic Anisotropy in Lanthanoid Single-Ion Magnets with C3Symmetry: The Ln(trenovan) Series, «INORGANIC CHEMISTRY», 2017, 56, pp. 4728 - 4738.

André, Vânia; Shemchuk, Oleksii; Grepioni, Fabrizia; Braga, Dario; Duarte, M. Teresa, Expanding the Pool of Multicomponent Crystal Forms of the Antibiotic 4-Aminosalicylic Acid: The Influence of Crystallization Conditions, «CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN», 2017, 17, pp. 6417 - 6425.

Oleksii Shemchuk, Dario Braga, Lucia Maini, Fabrizia Grepioni, "Anhydrous ionic co-crystals of cyanuric acid with LiCl and NaCl", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2017, 19, pp. 1366-1369. DOI: 10.1039/C7CE00037E.

Dario Braga, Fabrizia Grepioni, Lucia Maini, Simone d’Agostino, "Making crystals with a purpose; a journey in crystal engineering at the University of Bologna", IUCRJ, 2017, 4, pp. 369–379.

Carletta, Andrea; Spinelli, Floriana; D'Agostino, Simone; Ventura, Barbara; Chierotti, Michele R.; Gobetto, Roberto; Wouters, Johan; Grepioni, Fabrizia, "Halogen-Bond Effects on the Thermo- and Photochromic Behaviour of Anil-Based Molecular Co-crystals", CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 2017, 23, pp. 5317 - 5329.

Romasanta, A.K.S.; Braga, D.; Duarte, M.T.; Grepioni, F, How similar is similar? Exploring the binary and ternary solid solution landscapes of p-methyl/chloro/bromo-benzyl alcohols, CRYSTENGCOMM, 2017, 19, pp. 653 - 660. DOI: 10.1039/C6CE02282K.

D'Agostino, Simone; Taddei, Paola; Boanini, Elisa; Braga, Dario; Grepioni, Fabrizia, "Photo- vs Mechano-Induced Polymorphism and Single Crystal to Single Crystal [2 + 2] Photoreactivity in a Bromide Salt of 4-Amino-Cinnamic Acid", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2017, 17, pp. 4491 - 4495.

Braga, Dario; Grepioni, Fabrizia; Gavezzotti, Angelo; Bernstein, Joel, Re: “Crystal Engineering in the Regulatory and Patent Literature of Pharmaceutical Solid Forms”, CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2017, 17, pp. 933 - 939.

Braga, Dario, The Future of Structural Chemistry Nucleates in the Present, ISRAEL JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 2017, 57, pp. 101 - 108.


Shemchuk, O.; Braga, D.; Grepioni, F, "Alloying barbituric and thiobarbituric acids: From solid solutions to a highly stable keto co-crystal form", CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 2016, 52, pp. 11815 - 11818. DOI: 10.1039/C6CC06615A 

Braga, Dario; Chelazzi, Laura; Grepioni, Fabrizia; Maschio, Lorenzo; Nanna, Saverio; Taddei, Paola, "Folic Acid in the Solid State: A Synergistic Computational, Spectroscopic, and Structural Approach", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2016, 16, pp. 2218 - 2224.

Maini, L; Braga, D.; Grepioni, F.; Lampronti, G.I.; Gaglioti, K.; Gobetto, R.; Chierotti, M.R., "From isomorphous to "anisomorphous" ionic co-crystals of barbituric acid upon dehydration and return", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2016, 18, pp. 4651 - 4657. DOI: 10.1039/C6CE00566G.

Braga, Dario; Degli Esposti, Lorenzo; Rubini, Katia; Shemchuk, Oleksii; Grepioni, Fabrizia, "Ionic Cocrystals of Racemic and Enantiopure Histidine: An Intriguing Case of Homochiral Preference", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2016, 16, pp. 7263 - 7270.

D'Agostino, Simone; Spinelli, Floriana; Boanini, Elisa; Braga, Dario; Grepioni, Fabrizia, "Single crystal to single crystal [2+2] photoreactions in chloride and sulphate salts of 4-amino-cinnamic acid via solid-solution formation: A structural and kinetic study", CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 2016, 52, pp. 1899 - 1902. DOI: 10.1039/C5CC09412G.

Farinella, F.; Maini, L; Mazzeo, P.P.; Fattori, V.; Monti, F.; Braga, D., "White luminescence achieved by a multiple thermochromic emission in a hybrid organic-inorganic compound based on 3-picolylamine and copper(i) iodide", DALTON TRANSACTIONS, 2016, 45, pp. 17939 - 17947. DOI: 10.1039/C6DT03049A.


Baroncini, M.; D'Agostino, S.; Bergamini, G.; Ceroni, P.; Comotti, A.; Sozzani, P.; Bassanetti, I.; Grepioni, F.; Hernandez, T.M.; Silvi, S.; Venturi, M.; Credi, A., "Photoinduced reversible switching of porosity in molecular crystals based on star-shaped azobenzene tetramers", NATURE CHEMISTRY, 2015, 7, pp. 634 - 640.

Elena Dichiarante;Marco Curzi;Stefano L. Giaffreda;Fabrizia Grepioni;Lucia Maini;Dario Braga, "Crystal forms of the hydrogen oxalate salt of o-desmethylvenlafaxine", JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACOLOGY, 2015, 67, pp. 823 - 829.

Maini, L.; Braga, D.; Mazzeo, P. P.; Maschio, L.; Rerat M.; Manet, I.; Ventura, B., "Dual luminescence in solid CuI(piperazine): hypothesis of an emissive 1-D delocalized excited state", DALTON TRANSACTIONS, 2015, 44, pp. 13003 - 13006. DOI: 10.1039/C5DT02204E.

Grepioni, F; D'Agostino, S.; Braga, D.; Bertocco, A.; Catalano, L.; Ventura, B., "Fluorescent crystals and co-crystals of 1,8-naphthalimide derivatives: synthesis, structure determination and photophysical characterization", JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY. C, 2015, 3, pp. 9425 - 9434. DOI: 10.1039/C5TC01518A.

Fandaruff, Cinira; Chelazzi, Laura; Braga, Dario; Cuffini, Silvia Lucia; Silva, Marcos Antônio Segatto; Resende, Jackson A. L. C.; Dichiarante, Elena; Grepioni, Fabrizia, "Isomorphous Salts of Anti-HIV Saquinavir Mesylate: Exploring the Effect of Anion-Exchange on Its Solid-State and Dissolution Properties", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2015, 15, pp. 5233 - 5239.

D'Agostino, S; Grepioni, F; Braga, D; Ventura, B, "Tipping the Balance with the Aid of Stoichiometry: Room Temperature Phosphorescence versus Fluorescence in Organic Cocrystals", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2015, 15, pp. 2039 - 2045.

Francesca Grifasi;Michele R. Chierotti;Katia Gaglioti;Roberto Gobetto;Lucia Maini;Dario Braga;Elena Dichiarante;Marco Curzi, "Using Salt Cocrystals to Improve the Solubility of Niclosamide", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2015, 15, pp. 1939 - 1948.

Lucia Maini;Federico Gallino;Massimo Zambianchi;Margherita Durso;Massimo Gazzano;Katia Rubini;Denis Gentili;Ilse Manet;Michele Muccini;Stefano Toffanin;Massimiliano Cavallini;Manuela Melucci, "Chemical design enables the control of conformational polymorphism in functional 2,3-thieno(bis)imide-ended materials", CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 2015, 51, pp. 2033 - 2035. DOI: 10.1039/C4CC09177A.

Massimo Zambianchi;Laura Favaretto;Margherita Durso;Cristian Bettini;Alberto Zanelli;Ilse Manet;Massimo Gazzano;Lucia Maini;Denis Gentili;Stefano Toffanin;Federico Gallino;Michele Muccini;Massimiliano Cavallini;Manuela Melucci, "Synergic effect of unsaturated inner bridges and polymorphism for tuning the optoelectronic properties of 2,3-thieno(bis)imide based materials", JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY. C, 2015, 3, pp. 121 - 131. DOI: 10.1039/C4TC01792G


Braga, D.; Grepioni, F.; Chelazzi, L.; Nanna, S.; Rubini, K.; Curzi, M.; Giaffreda, S.L.; Saxell, H.E.; Bratz, M.; Chiodo, T., "Bentazon: Effect of additives on the crystallization of pure and mixed polymorphic forms of a commercial herbicide", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2014, 14, pp. 5729 - 5736.

Marieta Muresan-Pop;Dario Braga;Mihaela M. Pop;Gheorghe Borodi;Irina Kacso;Lucia Maini, "Crystal Structure and Physicochemical Characterization of Ambazone Monohydrate, Anhydrous, and Acetate Salt Solvate", JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, 2014, 103, pp. 3594 - 3601.

Dario Braga;Fabrizia Grepioni;Giulio I. Lampronti;Lucia Maini;Katia Rubini;Alessandro Turrina;Federico Zorzi, "Crystal form selectivity by humidity control: the case of the ionic co-crystals of nicotinamide and CaCl2", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2014, 16, pp. 7452 - 7458. DOI: 10.1039/C4CE00464G

Braga, D.; Chelazzi, L.; Grepioni, F.; Nanna, S.; Rubini, K.; Curzi, M.; Giaffreda, S.; Saxell, H.E.; Bratz, M.; Chiodo, T., "Imazamox: A quest for polymorphic modifications of a chiral and racemic herbicide", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2014, 14, pp. 1430 - 1437.

Dario, Braga, International Year of Crystallography Celebration: Europe and South Africa, CRYSTENGCOMM, 2014, 16, pp. 8093 - 8093. DOI: 10.1039/C4CE90109F.

Simone d’Agostino; Dario Braga; Fabrizia Grepioni; Paola Taddei, "Intriguing case of Pseudo-isomorphism between chiral and racemic crystals of rac- and (S)/(R)2-(1,8-Naphthalimido)-2-quinuclidin-3-yl, and their reactivity toward I2 and IBr", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2014, 14, pp. 821 - 829.

Grepioni, Fabrizia; Wouters, Johan; Braga, Dario; Nanna, Saverio; Fours, Baptiste; Coquerel, Gérard; Longfils, Geraldine; Rome, Sandrine; Aerts, Luc; Quéré, Luc, "Ionic co-crystals of racetams: Solid-state properties enhancement of neutral active pharmaceutical ingredients via addition of Mg2+ and Ca2+ chlorides", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2014, 16, pp. 5887 - 5896. DOI: 10.1039/C4CE00409D

Ventura, B.; Bertocco, A.; Braga, D.; Catalano, L.; D'Agostino, S.; Grepioni, F.; Taddei, P., "Luminescence properties of 1,8-naphthalimide derivatives in solution, in their crystals, and in co-crystals: Toward room-temperature phosphorescence from organic materials", JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY. C, 2014, 118, pp. 18646 - 18658.

Maini, L.; Mazzeo, P.P.; Farinella, F.; Fattori, V.; Braga, D., "Mechanochemical preparation of copper iodide clusters of interest for luminescent devices", FARADAY DISCUSSIONS, 2014, 170, pp. 93 - 107. DOI: 10.1039/C3FD00164D

Paolo P. Mazzeo;Lucia Maini;Alex Petrolati;Valeria Fattori;Kenneth Shankland;Dario Braga, "Phosphorescence quantum yield enhanced by intermolecular hydrogen bonds in Cu4I4 clusters in the solid state", DALTON TRANSACTIONS, 2014, 43, pp. 9448 - 9455. DOI: 10.1039/C4DT00218K.

Vella-Zarb, Liana; Braga, Dario; Guy Orpen, A.; Baisch, Ulrich, "The influence of hydrogen bonding on the planar arrangement of melamine in crystal structures of its solvates, cocrystals and salts", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2014, 16, pp. 8147 - 8159. DOI: 10.1039/C4CE00748D.

Manuela Melucci;Margherita Durso;Cristian Bettini;Massimo Gazzano;Lucia Maini;Stefano Toffanin;Susanna Cavallini;Massimiliano Cavallini;Denis Gentili;Viviana Biondo;Gianluca Generali;Federico Gallino;Raffaella Capelli;Michele Muccini, "Structure–property relationships in multifunctional thieno(bis)imide-based semiconductors with different sized and shaped N-alkyl ends", JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY. C, 2014, 2, pp. 3448 - 3456. DOI: 10.1039/C3TC32538E.


Dario Braga;Simone d'Agostino;Eros D'Amen;Fabrizia Grepioni;Damiano Genovese;Luca Prodi;Massimo Sgarzi, "A quest for supramolecular gelators: silver(I) complexes with quinoline-urea derivatives", DALTON TRANSACTIONS, 2013, 42, pp. 16949 - 16960. DOI: 10.1039/C3DT51873F.

Simone d'Agostino;Fabrizia Grepioni;Dario Braga;Daniele Moreschi;Valeria Fattori;Francesca Delchiaro;Simone Di Motta;Fabrizia Negri, "Exciton coupling in molecular salts of 2-(1,8-naphthalimido)ethanoic acid and cyclic amines: modulation of the solid-state luminescence", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2013, 15, pp. 10470 - 10480. DOI: 10.1039/C3CE41651H.

Dario Braga;Laura Chelazzi;Iacopo Ciabatti;Fabrizia Grepioni, "From 3D channelled frameworks to 2D layered structures in molecular salts of l-serine and dl-serine with oxalic acid", NEW JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 2013, 37, pp. 97 - 104. DOI: 10.1039/C2NJ40379J.

Michele R. Chierotti;Katia Gaglioti;Roberto Gobetto;Dario Braga;Fabrizia Grepioni;Lucia Maini, "From molecular crystals to salt co-crystals of barbituric acid via the carbonate ion and an improvement of the solid state properties", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2013, 15, pp. 7598 - 7605. DOI: 10.1039/C3CE40938D.

Dario Braga;Lucia Maini;Fabrizia Grepioni, "Mechanochemical preparation of co-crystals", CHEMICAL SOCIETY REVIEWS, 2013, 42, pp. 7638 - 7648. DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60014A.

Dario Braga;Laura Chelazzi;Fabrizia Grepioni;Elena Dichiarante;Michele R. Chierotti;Roberto Gobetto, "Molecular Salts of Anesthetic Lidocaine with Dicarboxylic Acids: Solid-State Properties and a Combined Structural and Spectroscopic Study", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2013, 13, pp. 2564 - 2572.

Johan Wouters;Fabrizia Grepioni;Dario Braga;Rafal M. Kaminski;Sandrine Rome;Luc Aerts;Luc Quéré, Novel pharmaceutical compositions through co-crystallization of racetams and Li+ salts, CRYSTENGCOMM, 2013, 15, pp. 8898 - 8902. DOI: 10.1039/C3CE41539B.

Paolo P. Mazzeo;Lucia Maini;Dario Braga;Giovanni Valenti;Francesco Paolucci;Massimo Marcaccio;Andrea Barbieri;Barbara Ventura, Switch On/Switch Off Signal in an MOF-Guest Crystalline Device, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2013, pp. 4459 - 4465.

P. Brulatti; V. Fattori; S. Muzzioli; S. Stagni; P. Mazzeo; D. Braga; L. Maini; S. Milita; M. Cocchi, Tuning the colour and efficiency in OLEDs by using amorphous or polycrystalline emitting layers, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY. C, 2013, 1, pp. 1823 - 1831. DOI: 10.1039/C2TC00448H .


Zhou W. X.; Li, J.; Xu W. X.; Yuan L. F.; Braga D.; Maini L.; Zhang F. X., "A novel 2D non-interpenetrated copper(I) iodide coordination polymer with trans-1,4-diaminocyclohexane", INORGANICA CHIMICA ACTA, 2012, 382, pp. 162 - 166.

D'Oria E.; Braga D.; Novoa J. J., "Are the phenyl embrace motifs between Ph4P+ cations in crystals attractive? An accurate theoretical evaluation", CRYSTENGCOMM, 2012, 14, pp. 792 - 798. DOI: 10.1039/C1CE05504F.

D. Braga; S. D'Agostino; F. Grepioni, "Co-Crystals and Salts Obtained from Dinitrogen Bases and 1,2,3,4-Cyclobutane Tetracarboxylic Acid and the Use of the Latter As a Template for Solid-State Photocyclization Reactions", CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2012, 12, pp. 4880 - 4889.

D. Braga; F. Grepioni; L. Maini; D. Capucci; S. Nanna; J. Wouters; L. Aerts; L. Queré, "Combining piracetam and lithium salts: ionic co-crystals and co-drugs?", CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 2012, 48, pp. 8219 - 8221. DOI: 10.1039/C2CC33855F

D. Braga; E. Dichiarante; F. Grepioni; G. I. Lampronti; L. Maini; P. P. Mazzeo; S. D’Agostino, "Mechanical Preparation of Crystalline Materials. An Oxymoron?", in: Supramolecular Chemistry: From Molecules to Nanomaterials, CHICHESTER, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2012, pp. 2993 - 3007.

S. L. James; C. J. Adams; C. Bolm; D. Braga; P. Collier; T. Friscic; F. Grepioni; K. D. M. Harris; G. Hyett; W. Jones; A. Krebs; J. Mack; L. Maini; A. G. Orpen; I. P. Parkin; W. C. Shearouse; J. W. Steed; D. C. Waddell;, "Mechanochemistry: opportunities for new and cleaner synthesis"., CHEMICAL SOCIETY REVIEWS, 2012, 41, pp. 413 - 447. DOI: 10.1039/C1CS15171A.

L. Maini; D. Braga; P. P. Mazzeo; B. Ventura, "Polymorph and isomer conversion of complexes based on CuI and PPh3 easily observed via luminescence", DALTON TRANSACTIONS, 2012, 41, pp. 531 - 539. DOI: 10.1039/C1DT11462J.

Andre V.; Duarte M. T.; Braga D.; Grepioni F., "Polymorphic Ammonium Salts of the Antibiotic 4-Aminosalicylic Acid"., CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2012, 12, pp. 3082 - 3090.

D. Braga; S. d'Agostino; F. Grepioni, "Shape Takes the Lead: Templating Organic 3D-Frameworks around Organometallic Sandwich Compounds", ORGANOMETALLICS, 2012, 31, pp. 1688 - 1695.

D. Braga; F. Grepioni; L. Maini; G. I. Lampronti; D. Capucci; C. Cuocci, "Structure determination of novel ionic co-crystals from powder data: the use of rigid fragments in simulated annealing algorithms", «CRYSTENGCOMM», 2012, 14, pp. 3521 - 3527. DOI: 10.1039/C2CE25057H.

D. Braga; F. Grepioni; L. Chelazzi; M. Campana; D. Confortini; G. C. Viscomi, "The structure–property relationship of four crystal forms of rifaximin", «CRYSTENGCOMM», 2012, 14, pp. 6404 - 6411. DOI: 10.1039/C2CE25920F.

A. Coletti; S. Lentini; V. Conte; B. Floris; O. Bortolini; F. Sforza; F. Grepioni; P. Galloni, "Unexpected One-Pot Synthesis of Highly Conjugated Pentacyclic Diquinoid Compounds", JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2012, 77, pp. 6873 - 6879.

D. Gentili; F. Di Maria; F. Liscio ; L. Ferlauto; F. Leonardi; L. Maini; M. Gazzano ; S. Milita; G. Barbarella; M. Cavallini, "Targeting ordered oligothiophene fibers with enhanced functional properties by interplay of self-assembly and wet lithography", JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 2012, 22, pp. 20852 - 20856. DOI: 10.1039/C2JM33998F.