Internships

01/07/2017-31/03/2018. Temporary Research Fellowship

Bikiaris’s Group, Laboratory of Polymer Chemistry and Technology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Main activities (project: Furan-based Polyesters): Synthesis, investigation of crystallization behavior, and thermal analysis of biobased Furanoate (Co)polyesters and sustainable polyester blends

16/09/2016-30/06/2017. Mobility grant within the frame of Erasmus+ International Programme

Bikiaris’s Group, Laboratory of Polymer Chemistry and Technology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Main activities supervised by Prof. Dimitrios Bikiaris (project: Furan-based Polyesters): Different studies have been conducted on biobased poly(ethylene furanoate) polyester (PEF)

29/01/2016-30/04/2016. PhD Internship 3

Polymer Engineering Group, University of Padova, Italy

Main activities (supervision: Prof. Alessandra Lorenzetti): Synthesis of thermoplastic polyurethanes from new aromatic monomers derived from isosorbide

10/05/2015-10/07/2015. PhD Internship 2

Polymer Engineering Group, University of Padova, Italy

Main activities: Microwave-assisted synthesis of new biobased chiral monomers derived from isosorbide

01/05/2014-30/06/2014. PhD Internship 1

Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering – DICAM, University of Bologna, Italy

Main activities (supervised by Prof. Annamaria Celli ):

– Synthesis of new Isosorbide-based polyesters by melt polycondensation procedure

– Learning of new synthesis techniques and physicochemical analysis method specific for polymers