Invited Speakers

The following invited speakers have confirmed their attendance at Virtual MIPOL2020.

Auriemma
  • Finizia Auriemmaexternal
  • Professor, University of Naples "Federico II", Italy
  • Crystallization, polymorphism, morphology and properties of olefin based di- and multi-block copolymers
Capacchione
  • Carmine Capacchioneexternal
  • Professor, University of Salerno, Italy
  • Synthesis of aliphatic polycarbonates from carbon dioxide and epoxides promoted by OSSO-type transition metal complexes
Carosio
  • Federico Carosioexternal
  • Professor, Polytechnic of Turin, Italy
  • High performing flame retardant materials from surface nanostructuring of biobased components
Castelvetro
  • Valter Castelvetroexternal
  • Professor, University of Pisa, Italy
  • Microplastics in the environment: an underestimated or overemphasized problem?
Cavalli
  • Roberta Cavalliexternal
  • Professor, University of Turin, Italy
  • Polymer shelled nanobubbles
Chmielarz
  • Pawel Chmielarzexternal
  • Professor, Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland
  • Chemistry innovations that will change the world - Reversible Deactivation Radical Polymerization
Cocca
  • Mariacristina Coccaexternal
  • Research Scientist, Institute of Polymer Composites and Biomaterials IPCB-CNR, Pozzuoli, Italy
  • Microplastic pollution from synthetic textiles: quantitative evaluation and mitigation strategie
Covas
  • José Covasexternal
  • Professor, University of Minho, Portugal
  • The cooling stage in extrusion-based 3D printing techniques
Davoli
  • Enrico Davoliexternal
  • IRCCS Istituto di Ricerche Mario Negri - Milano, Italy
  • Microplastics in deep water: a combined GC-MS and FT-IR approach
d'Hooge
  • Dagmar d'Hoogeexternal
  • Professor, Ghent University, Belgium
  • The amazing world of network polymers and their applications
Fambri
  • Luca Fambriexternal
  • Professor, University of Trento, Italy
  • Plastics and polymers in Italian aquatic environments. Survey, monitoring, laboratory analysis and educational aspects
Kehr
  • Nermin Seda Kehrexternal
  • Professor, University of Münster, Germany
  • Injectable nanocomposite hydrogels for controlled cell migration and local drug delivery applications
Lavorgna
  • Marino Lavorgnaexternal
  • Research Director, Institute of Polymer Composites and Biomaterials IPCB-CNR, Lecco, Italy
  • On the key role of carbonaceous filler distribution for advanced polymer-nanocomposites
Malinconico
  • Mario Malinconicoexternal
  • Research Director, Institute of Polymer Composites and Biomaterials IPCB-CNR, Pozzuoli, Italy
  • Single use plastics directive: EU policies push plastic industry towards a responsible future
Mullen
  • Leanne Mullenexternal
  • PhD, Publisher, Elsevier, UK
  • Materials Today: journals and outreach connecting the materials community
Paturzo
  • Melania Paturzo
  • Research Scientist, Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems ISAI-CNR, Pozzuoli, Italy
  • Microplastics identification via holographic imaging and machine learning
Tirelli
  • Nicola Tirelliexternal
  • Professor, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genova, Italy
  • Fibrin as a cell matrix. Cell-mediated contraction and other phenomena