Ongoing Projects

  • MAGNIFY - From nano to macro: a groundbreakIng actuation technology for robotic systems H2020-EU.1.2.1- FET Open
  • MyLeg - Smart and intuitive osseointegrated transfemoral prostheses embodying advanced dynamic behaviors H2020-ICT-25-2017
  • Green-Map – Novel green polymeric materials for medical packaging and disposable to improve hospital sustainability Horizon2020 - MSCA-RISE-2019
  • 2019 Hierarchical multiscale electrospun scaffold for the regeneration and/or replacement of the tendinous/ligamentous tissue and a method for its production “Proof of Concept d’Ateneo” (PoC UNIBO)
  • 2019-2021 Mat2Rep – Multifunctional biomaterials for the self-regeneration of tissues and organs Regione Emilia Romagna POR FESR 2014-2020
  • Functional supramolecular polymers for self-diagnostic composites MIUR, PRIN 2017

Past Projects

  • 2016-2018 POR-FESR Project (European Funding for the Regional Development): “Step-by-‐step: integrated approach for the patient with acute neurologic lesions”
  • 2016-2018 POR-FESR Project (European Funding for the Regional Development): “TECNO_EN-P: generation of "smart materials" to be applied in biomedical devices for the selective removal of cells and soluble or suspended substances in biological fluids”
  • 2011-2013 European Project FP7-SME-2011-BSG NEFELE “Nano-Electrospun Filter for Efficient Liberation & Encapsulation of acticides for water treatment in transportation applications”
  • 2008-2010 “Novel polymeric materials for life sciences applications through biocatalytic routes and nanotechnology” Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Directorate General for Cultural Promotion and Cooperation —Significant Bilateral Project Italia-USA
  • 2007-2013 Regional Project: POR-FESR, Mis 3.1A PRRIITT Programma regionale per la ricerca industriale, l'innovazione e il trasferimento tecnologico "Novel biomimetic nanostructured material from electrospinning for wound tissue engineering and other applications in advanced medicine“
  • 2007-2009 University of Bologna Strategic Research Project SCAFELMED "Polymeric nanostructured scaffolds from electrospinning for biomedical applications"
  • 2006-2008 Research project of relevant national interest (PRIN) of the Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR): “Influence of the material and its micro and nanostructure on the differentiation of adult stem cells and on the inflammatory response”