Massimo Calamante




Phone: +39 055 457 3587

Site: Firenze

Address: Area della Ricerca CNR di Firenze, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino (FI)

Alternative address: Dipartimento di Chimica "Ugo Schiff", Università degli Studi di Firenze, Via della Lastruccia, 3, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino (FI).


Education: Ph.D. in Structural Biology, University of Florence (2004-2006); Laurea (M.Sc.) in Chemistry, University of Pisa (2002).

Work Experience: Researcher at ICCOM – CNR, Sesto Fiorentino, Florence (since 2013); Research Fellow at ICCOM – CNR, Sesto Fiorentino (2012-2013); Researcher at CHEMPER sas, Carmignano, Prato, Italy (2011-2012); Researcher and head of the organic synthesis laboratory at ProtEra Srl, Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze (2007-2011); Quality manager at Eurokimica Srl, Santa Croce sull’Arno, Florence (2002-2003).

Management: Scientific and technical advice for Enrico Faggi Spa, Sesto Fiorentino, Florence (since 2014); Team participant in various projects (CANVAS, FluoCom, COLOURS, ARIADNE, ENCOLOR-DESIGN, SELFIE, ENERGYLAB, IRIS, GREEN CAT).

Other Activities: Local organizer committee member of ICOS-XXII, 22th IUPAC International Conference of Organic Synthesis, Florence 16-21/9/2018; Local organizer committee member of ICOMC-2018, 28th International Conference of Organometallic Chemistry, Florence 15-20/7/2018; Local organizer committee COGICO-XIII, 13th Interdivisional Congress of Organometallic Chemistry Division of Italian Chemical Society, Florence 18-20/7/2018; Secretary and website-master of Enerchem School – CHEMISTRY FOR THE ENERGY TRANSITION, School of the Divisional Group of the Italian Chemical Society on Renewable Energy Chemistry, Fiesole 20-24/02/2018 and 18-22/07/2022; Organizer committee member and website-master of Enerchem-1 – First Congress of the Divisional Group of the Italian Chemical Society on Renewable Energy Chemistry, Florence 18-20/02/2016; Organizer committee member (Secretary) of SISOC X – 10th Spanish Italian Symposium of Organic Chemistry- Florence, 17-20/7/2014; Local organizer committee member of TUMA – XXXII “32° Convegno Interregionale delle Sezioni Toscana Umbria Marche Abruzzo della Società Chimica Italiana” – Florence 1-2/7/2013; Local organizer committee member of ISCC-9 – 9th International Symposium on the Chemistry of Carbanions, Florence 20-24/7/2010.

Publications: 64 ISI articles, 1 patent, 1 book chapters & editor,  more than 50 contributions to conferences as posters and oral communications.

Bibliometric data (WoS, 22/09/2023): results: 64, sum of times cited: 1001; citing articles: 758; average citation per item: 15.64; h-index: 19.

Research interests: Organic Synthesis, Homogeneous and Heterogeneous catalysts, Organic molecules for Solar energy conversion, Organic Fluorophores, LSC, construction of DSSC devices.

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