Current Member

Pierre Picchetti

PhD Student

Office: ISIS 2.25
Telp: +33 368 855 211


 10/2014 – 10/2016 Master of Science (Chemistry), University of Bologna (Bologna, Italy)

• Study emphases: Methodologies of Synthesis and Bio-Organic Chemistry
• Master Thesis: “Synthesis and Application of Integrin Targeted Nanostructures” – Advisor: Prof. Dr. Luca Gentilucci

10/2010 – 09/2014 Bachelor of Science (Chemistry), University of Vienna (Vienna, Austria)

• Bachelor Thesis: “Studien zur Bestimmung der Enantiomerenverhältnisse von Alkoholen und Aminen ohne zusätzliche chirale Information” (“Studies on the determination of enantiomeric excess of alcohols and amines without additional chiral information”) – Advisor: Prof. Dr. Harry Martin


Oral presentation at the 2018 7th EuCheMS Chemistry Congress.

Flash and poster presentation at the European Winter School on Physical Organic Chemistry 2018 – E-WISPOC 2018.



L. Travaglini, P. Picchetti, A. Del Giudice, L. Galantini, L. De Cola, Tuning and controlling the shape of mesoporous silica particles with CTAB/sodium deoxycholate catanionic mixtures. Micropor. Mesopor. Mat. 2019, 279, 423 – 431.

L. Travaglini, P. Picchetti, R. Totovao, E. A. Prasetyanto, L. De Cola, Highly degradable imine-doped mesoporous silica particles. Mater. Chem. Front. 2019, 3, 111 – 119.

R. De Marco, A. Greco, N. Calonghi, S. D. Dattoli, M. Baiula, S. Spampinato, P. Picchetti, L. De Cola, M. Anselmi, F. Cipriani, L. Gentilucci, Selective detection of ?4?1 integrin (VLA4)-expressing cells using peptide-functionalized nanostructured materials mimicking endothelial surfaces adjacent to inflammatory sites. Biopolymers 2018, e23081.