Educational Offer 2020-2021

The following educational offer is active for the PhD year 2020-2021 (cycles 34, 35 and 36) and will be replicated for the new PhD year 2021-2022 (cycle 37), eventually adding new courses or courses that are presently not active (see notes in the list)


ALL CURRICULA (transversal course)

Research and Nanomedicine
Lecturers: Prof. Piersandro Pallavicini (Department of Chemistry); Silvia Rossi, Giuseppina Sandri, Carla Caramella (Department of Drug Sciences); Livia Visai (Department of Molecular Medicine); Gabriella Bottini (Department of Brain and Behavioral Science)

Origins of life (6CFU)
Lecturers: Daniele Dondi, Daniele Merli, Stefano Protti, Federico Forneris. (DD, DM, SP: PA Dipartimento di Chimica; FF: PA Biologia Molecolare)



Introduction to the chemistry of complex systems (6 credits)
Prof. Umberto Anselmi Tamburini

Photocatalysis in technology and synthesis: past, present and future talysis toolbox (6 credits)
Prof. Davide Ravelli

Chirality Transfer in Organic Synthesis* (6 credits)
*not active in 2020-21
Prof. Giuseppe Faita

Inventing the sustainable batteries of the future (2CFU)
Prof. E. Quartarone

Sensors, biosensors and electronic noses (6 credits) 
Prof.  R. Biesuz

Modern NMR spectroscopy in Organic Chemistry (6 credits)
Prof. Mariella Mella

Advanced Diffraction Techniques for Structural Investigation in Material Science (6 credits)
Prof. L. Malavasi and D. Capsoni

New frontiers in Photovoltaics: Materials and Technologies (2CFU)
Prof. Giulia Grancini

Food chemistry and analysis (6 CFU)
Prof. Daniele Merli

Get Prepared for the Next: How to build an Effective Scientific Research Project, tools and tricks (2CFU)
Prof. Giulia Grancini

Molecular Simulations in Chemical Biology (2CFU)
Prof. Giorgio Colombo


DOE: Application to pharmaceutical formulations (2 credits)
Prof. Maria Cristina Bonferoni

Innovative analytical methods in drug discovery (4 credits)
Prof. Enrica Calleri

Manufacturing and control of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and excipients (4 credits)
Prof. Carla M. Caramella

Peptides and eptidomimetic therapeutics: scientific approaches (6 CFU)
Prof. Simona Collina

Manufacturing of sterile pharmaceutical products (4 credits)
Prof. Bice Conti

Physical properties of powders (2 credits)
Prof. Franca Ferrari

Rational drug design (4 credits)
Dr. Daniela Rossi

Technological controls of semisolid drug delivery systems (2 credits)
Prof. Silvia Rossi

Patent law (2 credits)
Prof. Lauretta Maggi

Experimental model in Biopharmaceutics (2 CFU)
Prof Giuseppina Sandri