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Dr Niccolò Silvestri completed his PhD in Nanochemistry from the University of Genova in 2019 working in Dr Teresa Pellegrino's group at IIT, with 7+ years of experience in the field of nanotechnology for biomedicine. He is currently managing the technology transfer of the project HyperCube as a Technologist. He also received a Master's degree in Bioengineering, curricula rehabilitation and biomaterials, from the University of Genova and a Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering from the same university.

All Publications
Sojkova T., Rizzo G.M.R., Di Girolamo A., Avugadda S.K., Soni N., Milbrandt N.B., Tsai Y.H., Kubena I., Sojka M., Silvestri N., Samia A.C., Groger R., Pellegrino T.
From Core-Shell FeO/Fe3O4 to Magnetite Nanocubes: Enhancing Magnetic Hyperthermia and Imaging Performance by Thermal Annealing
Chemistry of Materials
Article Journal
Slavu L.M., Antonelli A., Scarpa E.S., Abdalla P., Wilhelm C., Silvestri N., Pellegrino T., Scheffler K., Magnani M., Rinaldi R., Di Corato R.
Optimization of magnetic nanoparticles for engineering erythrocytes as theranostic agents
Biomaterials Science
Gavilan H., Rizzo G.M.R., Silvestri N., Mai B.T., Pellegrino T.
Scale-up approach for the preparation of magnetic ferrite nanocubes and other shapes with benchmark performance for magnetic hyperthermia applications
Nature Protocols
Serio F., Silvestri N., Kumar Avugadda S., Nucci G.E.P., Nitti S., Onesto V., Catalano F., D'Amone E., Gigli G., del Mercato L.L., Pellegrino T.
Co-loading of doxorubicin and iron oxide nanocubes in polycaprolactone fibers for combining Magneto-Thermal and chemotherapeutic effects on cancer cells
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 607, pp. 34-44
Panaite A.M., Silvestri N., Ceballos Guzman M., Predeina A., del Pino P., Pellegrino T.
Engineering the surface of magnetic nanoparticles with metal organic framework for hyperthermia and drug delivery applications
XXX International Materials Research Congress
Poster Conference
Awards and Achievements
Avugadda S K., Silvestri N., Gavilán H.
B4i Bocconi Pre-Acceleration program
Silvestri N., Gavilan H., Pellegrino T.
Special award "Marco Paganuzzi" for my team’s business idea
Silvestri N., Gavilan H., Pellegrino T.
Special award "Ricci and Partners" for the creation of an innovative start-up
Silvestri N.
Young Researcher award in recognition of best poster presentation