Giancarlo Margheri

keywords: plasmonics; sensing; metal nanoparticles

Researcher

From 2001 : researcher of National Council of Researches
From 1992 to 2001 : professor of Physics in the Intermediate School
From 1988 to 1992 : system engineer in Officine Galileo (now SelexGalileo)
From 1986 to 1988 . fellowship in the Istituto di Ricerca sulle Onde Elettromagnetiche of National Council of Researches.

Main research activities
Study of the mobility of biosystems grown on plasmonic solid supports
Study of noble metals nanoparticles with tunable plasmonic properties from visible to near infrared
All-optical plasmonic devices.
Design and fabrication of an SPR system for bio-chemical analysis
Study of a new probe for Scanning Near Field Optical Microscope with interferometric control of deflection
Study of a copper ions sensor based on the Forster Resonant Energy Transfer phenomenon
Studies of the fabrication of biomimetic membranes and their interactions with angiogenetic factors