University of Milan (UMIL)

The Università degli Studi di Milano (University of Milan), established in 1924, is a research intensive university, offering high quality teaching at all levels in a broad spectrum of fields. The University of Milan, the largest in Lombardy, comprises 31 Departments and 29 Inter-departmental Research Centres and is the only Italian university among the 22 prestigious institutions that belong to the League of European Research Universities (LERU).

Leader of Work Package 5

NAPES Work Package Structure

Key Personnel

MarcoProf. Marco Buscaglia – Unit Coordinator

  • Associate Professor of Applied Physics
  • Expertise in molecular biophysics and optical sensors
  • 33 peer-reviewed papers in international journals,
    2 patents, co-founder of a University spin-off company


Roberta LanfrancoRoberta Lanfranco – PhD student

  • Expertise in micro-porous materials and surfactants


Giovanni TagliabueGiovanni Tagliabue – Research fellow

  • Expert in molecular and cellular biotechnology and microbioloy


Silvia Biffi (1)Silvia Biffi – Postdoctoral Researcher

  •   Expert in development of optical instruments
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no. 604241