Roberto PIAZZA

Full Professor

Dipartimento di Chimica, Materiali ed Ingegneria Chimica "G. Natta"

Politecnico di Milano - Campus Ponzio

Edificio 19 - via Ponzio, 34/3 - 20133 Milano (Italy)

Phone: +39 02 2399 6386 - Fax: +39 02 2399 6309


Education, Career, & Awards

1981: M.Sci., University of Milano

1986: Ph.D., University of Pavia

1987: Research Associate, University of Pittsburgh

2008: Visiting Professor, Université de Montpellier II

2001- Member of the Center for Colloid and Interface Science (CSGI)

2000-2006: Member of the EPS Liquid Board

2001- : Editor of "The European Physical Journal E"

2006- : Editor of "Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science"

2005- : Coordinator of the ESA Topical Team on "Colloids in space"

Current Research Interests

soft matter physics

optical investigation methods

transport in nanofluids

particle thermophoresis

colloid sedimentation

enhanced oil recovery

hydrogels as cell culture media


Personal Web site on CSGI:

Group web page (work in progress)


Selected Publications