Research activities at CNIS are multidisciplinary, relevant to the nanotechnology and nanoscience applied to the different fields of engineering, medicine, biotechnologies.  Main research lines open in the Centre are: 

  • Graphene and graphene-based nanomaterials
  • Multifunctional nano-materials for aerospace (stealthness, structural health monitoring)
  • Nano - structures and nano - devices for electronics and photonics
  • Nano - structured materials for energy 
  • Nanomaterials and smart multifunctional surfaces for industrial applications 
  • Biomaterials for medical applications
  • Nanotechnology for cultural heritage (conservation, diagnostics, protection)
  • Nanotoxicity, antibiofilm devices
  • Cultural Heritage Technologies