Education

 

 

Doctor in Chemistry 110/110 cum laude, University of Florence, June 1979

 

Research Advisors: Professor Luigi Sacconi and Professor Piero Stoppioni

 

 

Experience

 

July 1979 - November 1981: University of Florence, Department of Chemistry. Assistant. Research interests: synthetic coordination and organometallic chemistry

 

November 1981 - March 1986: University of Florence, Department of Chemistry. Research Assistant. Research interests: synthetic coordination and organometallic chemistry. Organophosphorus and organoarsenic chemistry. Transition metal clusters incorporating naked main group atoms and units as ligands

 

April 1986 - present: Istituto di Chimica dei Composti Organometallici, ICCOM CNR, formerly Istituto per lo Studio della Stereochimica ed Energetica dei Composti di Coordinazione del Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, ISSECC CNR. Researcher (1986 1996)

 

Senior Associate Researcher (1996 - 2001)

 

Research Director (2002 - present)