|Curriculum Vitae:||eu_cv_Pitzalis 2019.doc|
Education: 1995: PhD in Chemical Sciences, University of Pisa (Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry and CNRS-IRC, Lyon, FR). 1992: Master degree in Chemistry, University of Pisa.
Work Experience: CNR researcher 2001-now. Research contract and teaching support, University of Pisa (1998/2001). Research contract INFN 1997/98; CNR-ICQEM scholarship (1996/97). Post-graduate fellow at CNRS-IRC Lyon-Villeurbanne, France (1994 and 1995). Teaching Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry in secondary schools.
Management: Responsible for the CNR research activities PM.P03.015 (2009-2015). Research unit manager PRIN 20082008SXASBC_003 (2010/12). Scientific responsible of research agreement IPCF-IBEM (LI) (2007/09). Other Activities: Member of Local Organising Committee of CSI XL (2017). Advisor of 5 Master Students (UNIPI). Co-Advisor of Ph.D student coming from Universidade Federal de São Carlos (Brasil). Participant in 5 LIFE* EU Projects.
Peer reviewer: Anal. Chem., Anal. Lett., Int. J. Environ. Anal. Chem., Environ. Eng. Manag. J., Food Anal. Method, Curr. Anal. Chem.
Publications: 35 publications, 2 book chapters & editor, 40 contributions to conferences as poster and oral communications.
Bibliometric data (Scopus, 7/3/2019). Results: 32. Sum of times cited: 804. Citing articles: 648. h-index: 17.
Research interests: Fundamentals and applications of hydride generation by borane complexes (NaBH4, amine boranes). Chemical vapor generation coupled with atomic spectrometry/mass spectrometry for trace and ultratrace analysis and speciation. Environmental chemistry. Nanomaterials. Organometallic Chemistry.