Key-resercher & Professor at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences.
2010 – 2011
Post-doc at Salzburg University of Applied Sciences. FWF “Lise Meitner”: “New bio-friendly wood preservatives”.
1993 – 1998
Scientific missions and further education
Advanced English course at Solent University of Southampton.
COST FP1006. Short term scientific mission at CNR- IVALSA – Florence. Dr. S. Palanti. “ Bio-friendly wood preservatives: Test against larvae of Hylotrupes Bajulus“.
Intermediate German course at Wifi – Salzburg (A).
2011 – 2009
CIRAD. Dr. M.F. Thevenon. Biological test against new tannin-based wood preservatives. Montpellier (F).
University of Liegi. Prof. S. Blacher. Microtomography and image analyis of tannin based foams. Liegi (B).
ENSC Surface chemistry. Dr. L. Delmotte, Dr. J. Parmentier. Chemical and Physical activation of tannin-based carbon foams. Surface area increasing. Mulhouse (F).
CNRS Promes. Dr. R. Olives. Measurement of thermal conductivity of organic and carbon foams. Perpignan (F).
TWI World center of Material joint technology. Dr. S. Andrews. Development of alternative systems for wood welding. Cambridge
Silva Chimica. Dr. Giampaolo Benevento. Chestnut tannin, extraction and characterization. S.Michele Mondoví (I).
Consulting and Teaching
2008 – 2009
Freelancer for Key-knife. Marketing and translation
2004 – 2005
Open-Lab Operator. Teaching through lab-experiences to young students. Basis for chemistry.
2000 – 2001
Employed at the enviromental department of Prato.