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«The matter becomes material when it can be inserted into a project and become part of a product.»

Ezio Manzini

what we do

We mainly deal with material selection criteria and innovation in the field of material and surface design.
Our attention is focused on functional materials, nanotechnologies and surface functionalization, looking at the manufacturing, textile and packaging sectors.

team

We are a multidisciplinary group belonging to the "Giulio Natta" Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering which holds courses within the School of Design. 

latest news

Watch again the "Recovery and recycling of plastic materials" (in Italian). Speakers: Barbara Del Curto, Giovanni Dotelli, Davide Moscatelli, Roberto Sancinelli.

Il 24 febbraio 2022 abbiamo presentato alla conferenza IHSI 2022 HOYO, frutto della tesi di laurea magistrale di Alice De Nardi in collaborazione con SAES Group.

Il 7 e l’8 ottobre abbiamo partecipato alla seconda edizione di STE 2021, con un contributo legato al nostro corso di nanotecnologie