M. Laurenti, G. Canavese, A. Sacco, M. Fontana, K. Bejtka, M. Castellino, F. C. Pirri, V. Cauda (Corr. author)Nanobranched ZnO Structure: p-Type Doping Induces Piezoelectric Voltage Generation and Ferroelectric-Photovoltaic Effect ADVANCED MATERIALS, 2015, vol. 27, pp. 4218–4223, ISSN: 0935-9648, doi: 10.1002/adma.20150159.

Cauda, S. Stassi, A. Lamberti, M. Morello, C. F. Pirri, G. CanaveseLeveraging ZnO morphologies in piezoelectric composites for mechanical energy harvesting” NANO ENERGY, 2015,vol. 18, pp.212–222,ISSN: 2211-2855 doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2015.10.021.

S. Stassi, V. Cauda (Co-First and Corr. Author),C. Ottone, A. Chiodoni, C. F. Pirri, G. Canavese, Flexible piezoelectric energy nanogenerator based on ZnO nanowires hosted in polycarbonate membraneNANO ENERGY, 2015, Vol. 13, pp. 474-481, ISSN: 2211-2855, doi: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2015.03.024.

A. Chiolerio, I. Roppolo, V. Cauda, M. Crepaldi, S. Bocchini, K. Bejtka, A. Verna, C.F. Pirri Ultraviolet mem-sensors: flexible anisotropic composites featuring giant photocurrent enhancement”, NANO RESEARCH, 2015, Vol. 8 (6), pp. 1956-1963, ISSN: 1998-0000, doi:10.1007/s12274-014-0705-2.

M. Laurenti, A. Verna, and A. Chiolerio, “Evidence of negative capacitance in piezoelectric ZnO thin films sputtered on interdigital electrodes”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 7 (2015) 24470-24479, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b05336

Garino N., Bedini A., Chiappone A., Gerbaldi C. “Ultrafast, low temperature microwave-assisted solvothermal synthesis of nanostructured lithium iron phosphate optimized by a chemometric approach”. Electrochimica Acta (2015), 184, 381-386. DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2015.10.049

Garino N.; Biserni E.; Li Bassi A.; Bruno P.; Gerbaldi C. “Mesoporous Si and Multi-Layered Si/C Films by Pulsed Laser Deposition as Li-Ion Microbattery Anodes”. Journal of the Electrochemical Society (2015), 162 (9), A1816-A1822. DOI: 10.1149/2.0531509jes

L. Coluccio, F. Gentile, G. Das, A. Nicastri, A. M. Perri, P. Candeloro, G. Perozziello, R. Proietti Zaccaria, J. S. Gongora, S. Alrasheed, A. Fratalocchi, T. Limongi, G. Cuda and E. Di Fabrizio, “Detection of single amino acid mutation in human breast cancer by disordered plasmonic self-similar chain“. Science Advances. 1 (8), e1500487 (2015). http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.1500487

Marini, A. Falqui, M. Moretti, T. Limongi, M. Allione, A. Genovese, S. Lopatin, L. Tirinato, G. Das, B. Torre, A. Giugni, F. Gentile, P. Candeloro and E. Di Fabrizio, “The structure of DNA by direct imaging” Science Advances (7)(2015). doi:10.1126/sciadv.1500734


S. Fiorilli, F. Baino, V. Cauda, M. Crepaldi, C. Vitale Brovarone, D. Demarchi, B. Onida Electrophoretic deposition of mesoporous bioactive glass on glass-ceramic foam scaffolds for bone tissue engineeringJOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN MEDICINE, 2015, Vol.26 (21), pp. 3-12, ISSN 0957-4530, doi: 10.1007/s10856-014-5346-6.

F. Baino, S. Fiorilli, V. Cauda, B. Onida, C. Vitale-Brovarone “Mesoporous glass coating on bone tissue engineering scaffolds to improve bioactivity” JOURNAL OF TISSUE ENGINEERING AND REGENERATIVE MEDICINE, 2014, Vol. 8 (1), pp. 231-231, ISSN:1932-6254.

S. Hernández, V. Cauda, A. Chiodoni, S. Dallorto, A. Sacco, D. Hidalgo, E. Celasco, C. F. Pirri “Optimization of 1D ZnO@TiO2 Core–Shell Nanostructures for Enhanced Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting under Solar Light IlluminationACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 2014, 6 (15), pp. 12153–12167, ISSN:1944-8244, doi: 10.1021/am501379m

Garino N., Lamberti A., Gazia R., Chiodoni A., Gerbaldi C. “Cycling behaviour of sponge-like nanostructured ZnO as thin-film Li-ion battery anodes”. Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2014), 615, S454-S458. DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2013.11.157

Accardo, E. Di Fabrizio, T. Limongi, G. Marinaro and C. Riekel. “Probing droplets on superhydrophobic surfaces by synchrotron radiation scattering techniques“, Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 21, 643-653 (2014). doi: 10.1107/s1600577514009849

Cesca, T. Limongi, A. Accardo, A. Rocchi, M. Orlando, V. Shalabaeva, E. Di Fabrizio and F. Benfenati, “Fabrication of biocompatible free-standing nanopatterned films for primary neuronal cultures“, Rsc Advances. 4 (86), 45696-45702 (2014). doi: 10.1039/c4ra08361j

Malara, M. L. Coluccio, T. Limongi, M. Asande, V. Trunzo, G. Cojoc, C. Raso, P. Candeloro, G. Perozziello, R. Raimondo, S. De Vitis, L. Roveda, M. Renne, U. Prati, V. Mollace and E. Di Fabrizio. “Folic Acid Functionalized Surface Highlights 5-Methylcytosine-Genomic Content within Circulating Tumor Cells“. Small. 10 (21), 4324-4331 (2014). doi: 10.1002/smll.201400498


Cauda, S. Stassi, K. Bejtka, G. CanaveseNanoconfinement: an effective way to enhance PVDF piezoelectric properties, ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 2013, Vol.5 (13), pp. 6430-6437, ISSN:1944-8244, doi: 10.1021/am4016878

Farías Rivera, F. Auras, P. Motto, S. Stassi, G. Canavese, E. Celasco, T. Bein, B. Onida, V. Cauda  Length-dependent charge generation from vertical arrays of high-aspect ratio ZnO nanowires” CHEMISTRY: A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 2013, Vol. 19 (43), pp. 14665–14674, ISSN: 1521-3765, doi: 10.1002/chem.201204429.

Pugliese, F. Bella, V. Cauda, A. Lamberti, A. Sacco, E. Tresso, S. Bianco “A Chemometric Approach for the Sensitization Procedure of ZnO Flower-like Microstructures for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells”, ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 2013, Vol. 5 (21), pp. 11288–11295, ISSN:1944-8244, doi: 10.1021/am403527m.

Limongi, F. Cesca, F. Gentile, R. Marotta, R. Ruffilli, A. Barberis, M. Dal Maschio, E. M. Petrini, S. Santoriello, F. Benfenati and E. Di Fabrizio, “Nanostructured Superhydrophobic Substrates Trigger the Development of 3D Neuronal Networks“. Small. 9 (3), 402-412 (2013). doi: 10.1002/smll.201201377


Feil, V. Cauda, T. Bein, C. Bräuchle Direct visualization of dye and oligonucleotide diffusion in silica filaments with collinear mesopores, NANO LETTERS, 2012, Vol. 12, Issue 3, pp 1354-1361, ISSN: 1530-6992, doi: 10.1021/nl2039474.

V. Cauda, B. Torre, A. Falqui, G. Canavese, S. Stassi, T. Bein, M. Pizzi “Confinement in Oriented Mesopores Induces Piezoelectric Behaviour of Polymeric Nanowires, CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 2012, Vol. 24 (21), pp 4215–4221, ISSN: 0897-4756, doi: 10.1021/cm302594s.

C. Argyo, V. Cauda, H. Engelke, J. Rädler, G. Bein, T. Bein Heparin-coated colloidal mesoporous silica nanoparticles efficiently bind to antithrombin as anticoagulant drug delivery system, CHEMISTRY: A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 2012, Vol. 18, pp 428–432, ISSN: 1521-3765, doi: 10.1002/chem.201102926

A. Schlossbauer, A. M. Sauer, V. Cauda, A. Schmidt, H. Engelke, J. Rädler, U. Rothbauer, K. Zolghadr, C. Bräuchle, T. Bein “Cascaded photoinduced drug delivery to cells from multifunctional core-shell mesoporous silica, ADVANCED HEALTHCARE MATERIALS, 2012, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp.316-320, ISSN: 2192-2659, doi: 10.1002/adhm.201100033. (Journal cover)

 Agnelli, E. Mereu, E. Pellegrino, T. Limongi, I. Kwee, E. Bergaggio, M. Ponzoni, A. Zamo, J. Iqbal, P. P. Piccaluga, A. Neri, W. C. Chan, S. Pileri, F. Bertoni, G. Inghirami, R. Piva and T. C. L. S. G. European Blood. “Identification of a 3-gene model as a powerful diagnostic tool for the recognition of ALK-negative anaplastic large-cell lymphoma“, Blood. 120 (6), 1274-1281 (2012). Doi: 10.1182/blood-2012-01-405555

P. Donnorso, E. Miele, F. De Angelis, R. La Rocca, T. Limongi, F. C. Zanacchi, S. Marras, R. Brescia and E. Di Fabrizio, “Nanoporous silicon nanoparticles for drug delivery applications“, Microelectronic Engineering. 98, 626-629 (2012). Doi: 10.1016/j.mee.2012.07.095

Gentile, M. Moretti, T. Limongi, A. Falqui, G. Bertoni, A. Scarpellini, S. Santoriello, L. Maragliano, R. P. Zaccaria and E. di Fabrizio. “Direct Imaging of DNA Fibers: The Visage of Double Helix“, Nano Letters. 12 (12), 6453-6458 (2012). Doi: 10.1021/nl3039162


V. Cauda, C. Argyo, D. Percey, T. BeinLiquid phase calcination” in high-boiling solvents of colloidal mesoporous silica nanoparticles”, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 2011, vol. 133, pp 6484–6486, ISSN: 0002-7863, doi: 10.1021/ja1067492

V. Cauda, J. Szeifert, K. Merk, D. Fatthakova-Rölfing, T. BeinAll-inorganic core-shell silica-titania mesoporous colloidal nanoparticles showing orthogonal functionality, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 2011, vol. 21, pp 13817–13824, ISSN: 0959-9428, doi: 10.1039/c0jm04528d.


V. Cauda, H. Engelke, A. Sauer, D. Arcizet, C. Bräuchle, J. Rädler, T. BeinColchicine-loaded lipid bilayer-coated 50 nm mesoporous nanoparticles efficiently induce microtubule depolymerization upon cell uptake”, NANO LETTERS, 2010, vol. 10, issue 7, pp 2484–2492, ISSN:1530-6984, doi: 10.1021/nl100991w

A. Sauer, A. Schlossbauer, N. Ruthardt, V. Cauda, T. Bein, C. BräuchleRole of endosomal escape for disulfide-based drug delivery from colloidal mesoporous silica evaluated by live-cell imaging”, NANO LETTERS, 2010, vol. 10, issue 9, pp 3684-3691, ISSN 1530-6984, doi: 10.1021/nl102180s

V. Cauda, C. Argyo, A. Schlossbauer, T. Bein Controlling the delivery kinetics from colloidal mesoporous silica nanoparticles with pH-sensitive gates, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 2010, vol. 20, pp. 4305-4311, ISSN: 0959-9428, doi: 10.1039/b918590a

V. Cauda, C. Argyo, T. Bein Impact of different PEGylation patterns on the long-term biostability of colloidal mesoporous silica nanoparticles, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 2010, vol. 20, pp 8693-8699, ISSN: 0959-9428, doi: 10.1039/c0jm01390k


Cauda, A. Schlossbauer, J. Kecht, A. Zϋrner, T. Bein Multiple core-shell functionalized mesoporous silica nanoparticles“, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 2009, vol. 131, issue 32, pp. 11361-11370, ISSN: 0002-7863, doi: 10.1021/ja809346n.

Cauda, B. Onida, B. Platschek, L. Mühlstein, T. Bein Large Antibiotic molecule diffusion in confined mesoporoous silica with controlled morphology, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 2008, vol. 18, issue 48, pp. 5888-5899, ISSN: 0959-9428, doi: 10.1039/b805395b. (Journal cover)

Curcio, M. Ferrara, T. Limongi, D. Tempesta, G. Di Sante, L. De Gennaro, V. Quaresima and M. Ferrari. “Acute mobile phones exposure affects frontal cortex hemodynamics as evidenced by functional near-infrared spectroscopy“, Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 29 (5), 903-910 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/jcbfm.2009.14


Manzano, V. Aina, C.O. Areán, F. Balas, V. Cauda, M. Colilla, M.R. Delgado and M. Vallet-RegíStudies on MCM-41 mesoporous silica for drug delivery: Effect of particle morphology and amine functionalization, CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL, 2008, vol. 137, issue 1, pp. 30-37, ISSN: 1385-8947, doi:10.1016/j.cej.2007.07.078.

M. Mortera, B. Onida, S. Fiorilli, V. Cauda, C. Vitale Brovarone, F. Baino, E.Vernè and E. Garrone, “Synthesis and characterization of MCM-41 spheres inside bioactive glass-ceramic scaffold.CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL, 2008, vol.137, issue 1, pp. 54-61, ISSN: 1385-8947, doi:10.1016/j.cej.2007.07.094