Main funded projects

BIOTRACK

Fluorescent Nuclear Track Detector fo Radiobiology

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 149k *
Principal Investigator: Rosa Maria Montereali
Other participants: Membri del gruppo di Ricerca ENEA: Rosa Maria Montereali, Enrico Nichelatti, Valentina Nigro, Massimo Piccinini, Concetta Ronsivalle, Maria Aurora Vincenti

Membri del gruppo di Ricerca Istituto Superiore di Sanità: Evaristo Cisbani, Giuseppe Esposito

Membri del gruppo di Ricerca CNR ISC: Elena Buratti

Project duration: 24 months starting  April 2021
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Progetto di Ricerca, finanziato da Regione Lazio attraverso il Bando Gruppi di Ricerca 2020
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DD-FSO

Comunicazione laser dinamica nello spazio libero tramite droni

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Eugenio Del Re
Other participants: CNR ISC: Claudio Conti
Project duration:
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DETERMINER

Diagnosi precoce dell’osteoporosi basata sulla qualità dell’osso con Risonanza Magnetica Nucleare

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 135k
Principal Investigator: Silvia Capuani
Other participants: CNR ISC: Marco Montuori
Collaboratori esterni: Fondazione Santa Lucia: Sergio Colonna, Vincenzo Vinicola, Maurizio Tommaselli, Antonio Ursone, Cecilia Della Vedova
Project duration: 24 months
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SOSpESO

Sospensioni & aerOsol: denSità ed Evoluzione mediante Spettroscopia Ottica

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Barbara Ruzicka
Other participants: Membri del gruppo di Ricerca CNR ISC: Barbara Ruzicka, Angelo Sarra (ora UnivAQ)
Membri del gruppo di Ricerca Sapienza: Paolo Postorino, Federico Bordi, Francesca Ripanti
Collaboratori esterni: Claudia Fasolato, Alessandro Paciaroni (Università di Perugia)
Project duration:
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MICROARTE

Nuovi microgel per la conservazione dei beni artistici

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 150k *
Principal Investigator: Emanuela Zaccarelli
Other participants: CNR ISC: Roberta Angelini, Mauro Missori, Simona Sennato, Letizia Tavagnacco
Univ. Tor Vergata: Ester Chiessi, Claudia Mazzuca, Mattia Titubante, Leonardo Severini
Collaboratori esterni: Maria Letizia Sebastiani (Istituto Centrale per il Restauro e la Conservazione del Patrimonio Archivistico e Librario – ICRCPAL); Ditta di restauro di Lorenzo Civiero; Librarti; Laboratorio Gottscher; PMI 2610.
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NextGen

Next generation neural mass models: bridging the scales from micro to macroscopic dynamics

Founding Body: Human Brain project, co-funded by
European Union Horizon 2020
Total grant: € 96k
Principal Investigator: Simona Olmi
Other participants: Viktor Jirsa (University of Aix-Marseille)
Project duration: 2021-2023
Website: https://www.humanbrainproject.eu/en/about/project-structure/partnering-projects/nextgen/
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Fragili

Machine Learning per teleassistenza

Founding Body: POR FESR Lazio
Total grant: € 612k
Principal Investigator: Unidata: Giampaolo Rossin
Other participants: Francis A. Farrelly
Project duration: 2020-2022
Website: https://www.unidata.it/ricerca-sviluppo/#fragili
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MARS

Versatile Mass And Rheological Sensing platform

Founding Body: European Union Horizon 2020 – Marie Skłodowska-Curie
Total grant: € 171.5k
Principal Investigator: João Mouro
Other participants: Bruno Tiribilli
Project duration: 2020-2022
Website:
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RG.BIO


Renormalization group approach to the collective behaviour of strongly correlated biological systems.

Founding Body: ERC- 2017-ADG
Total grant: € 2300k
Principal Investigator: Andrea Cavagna
Other participants:
Project duration: 2018-2023
Website: RG.BIO – Home
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PSU

Understanding avian flocks near and entering civil infrastructure for species of concern

Founding Body: PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY
Total grant: € 223k
Principal Investigator: Stefania Melillo
Other participants:
Project duration: 2017-2021
Website:
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SUPERDYN

Extreme nonlinear dynamics of driven superconductors

Founding Body: European Community – Marie Skłodowska-Curie
Total grant: € 183k
Principal Investigator: Hector Pablo Ojeda Collado
Other participants: José Lorenzana
Project duration: 2020-2022
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SILVERPATH

A silver path to a new generation of quantum materials

Founding Body: European Community – Marie Skłodowska-Curie
Total grant: € 171k
Principal Investigator: Maria Navarro Gastiasoro
Other participants: José Lorenzana
Project duration: 2020-2022
Website:
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IMAGO

Integrated Multimodal Optical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Founding Body: Attract – H2020
Total grant: € 100k
Principal Investigator: Silvia Capuani
Other participants: Sapienza University Physics Department
Project duration:
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hPRIDE

Produzione e Immagazzinamento di Idrogeno in Sistemi Nanostrutturati Grafene/Nichel

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 135k
Principal Investigator: Rosanna Larciprete
Other participants: Roberto Felici (CNR-SPIN), AndreaLiscio (CNR-IMM), Andrea Pugno (Fondazione “E. Amaldi”-ASI), e due ricercatori post-doc da individuare.
Project duration:
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SIMAP

Superconduttori per Imaging Medicale e Aerospaziale ad Alte Prestazioni

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Josè Lorenzana
Other participants: CNR ISC: Lara Benfatto e due ricercatori postdoc da individuare.
CNR IFN: Maria Gabriella Castellano, Giorgio Pettinari, Sara Cibella
Sapienza: Michele Ortolani, Leonetta Baldassarre
INFN: Marco Vignati, Angelo Cruciani
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ABC Epatite

Sviluppo di una app per la prevenzione delle epatiti virali e per la consapevolezza dei comportamenti a rischio

Founding Body: Gilead
Total grant: € 40k
Principal Investigator: Francis Allen Farrelly
Other participants:
Project duration: oct. 2018 to oct. 2019
Website: epatite.web.app
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GELARTE

Microgel e arte: una nuova tecnologia per la conservazione dei beni cartacei

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Emanuela Zaccarelli
Other participants: CNR ISC: Mauro Missori, Barbara Ruzicka, Roberta Angelini, Nicoletta Gnan
Univ. Tor Vergata: Ester Chiessi, Claudia Mazzuca, Laura Micheli, Olivia Pulci
esterni: Laura Iannuccelli, Silvia Sotgiu, Lorenzo Teodonio (Istituto Centrale per il Restauro e la Conservazione del Patrimonio Archivistico e Librario – ICRCPAL)
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MICROSORT

Chip microfluidici a membrane asimmetriche per il sorting della motilità spermatica

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Andrea Puglisi
Other participants: CNR ISC: Andrea Gnoli, Luca Angelani, Fabio Cecconi, Andrea Baldassarri, Claudio Maggi, e un ricercatore (TD per un anno) da individuare.
Project duration:
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MODSS

Monitoraggio di detriti spaziali basato su stereo-rilevazioni intercontinentali

Founding Body: Lazioinnova – Regione Lazio
Total grant: €150k
Principal Investigator: Andrea Cavagna
Other participants: CNR ISC: Massimo Cencini, Stefania Melillo
Sapienza: Fabio Santoni, Fabrizio Piergentili, Tommaso Cardona
Project duration:
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SOFTART

Enhancing microgels potentialities: ultrasoftness and cultural heritage applications

Founding Body: MIUR
Total grant: € 145k
Principal Investigator: Emanuela Zaccarelli
Other participants:
Project duration: 2018-2021
Website:
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OUTNANO

Out-of-equilibrium nanophotonics

Founding Body: H2020 – Marie Curie Fellowship (Andrea Marini)
Total grant: € 170k
Principal Investigator: Andrea Marini
Other participants: Claudio Conti
Project duration: 2017-2019
Website:
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HYDRO-ECO

Accordo di collaborazione

Founding Body: Centro di Ricerca di Sapienza HYDRO-ECO Idrogeno e Energie Alternative
Total grant: € 43k
Principal Investigator: Annalisa Paolone
Other participants: Oriele Palumbo
Project duration: 2016-2018
Website:
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Super Top

Topological Phases of Matter in 2D Superconducting materials

Founding Body: Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Lara Benfatto
Other participants:
Project duration: 2017-2019
Website:
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MULTILIPO

Antitubercular drug-loaded multi-liposomes vectors as innovative combinatorial therapy for pulmonary tuberculosis

Founding Body: Phospholipid Research Center, Heidelberg
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Simona Sennato
Other participants:
Project duration: 2017-2018
Website:
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CRIB

Collective Response from Individual Behaviour in Groups and Ecosystems

Founding Body: ERANET
Total grant: € 70k
Principal Investigator: Andrea Cavagna
Other participants:
Project duration: 2017-2019
Website:
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PALMA

Piattaforma Apprendimento: Laboratorio Machine learning per le Antichità

Founding Body: Sm@rtINFRA – Sshch – Infrastrutture Integrate Intelligenti per l’ecosistema dei dati delle Scienze Sociali, Umane e del Patrimonio Culturale
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Francis Allen Farrelly
Other participants:
Project duration: 2016
Website:
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GUPP

Generalized Uncertainty Principle and the Photons

Founding Body: Templeton Foundation
Total grant: € 188k
Principal Investigator: Claudio Conti
Other participants:
Project duration: 2016-2018
Website:
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MIMIC

Modeling microgels: from microscopic design to macroscopic description

Founding Body: European Research Council – ERC Consolidator Grant
Total grant: € 1300k
Principal Investigator: Emanuela Zaccarelli
Other participants:
Project duration: 2016-2021
Website:
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PROCEEDS

Probing Complex Dynamical Structures in Three Dimensions

Founding Body: European Research Council – ERC Proof of Concept
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Irene Giardina
Other participants:
Project duration: 2016-2018
Website:
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KREYON

Unfolding the dynamics of creativity, novelties and innovation

Founding Body: John Templeton Foundation
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Vito Domenico Pietro Servedio
Other participants: Sapienza University & Institute for Scientific Interchange (ISI) in Turin
Project duration: 2014-2017
Website: http://www.kreyon.net/
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GROWTHCOM

Growth And Innovation Policy-modelling: Applying Next Generation Tools, Data, And Economic Complexity Ideas

Founding Body: European Commission FP7-ICT-2013-10 (Challenge 5.4 for Governance and Policy Modelling)
Total grant: € 2000k
Principal Investigator: Luciano Pietronero & Andrea Gabrielli
Other participants: Université de Fribourg (CH), London Institute for Mathematical Sciences – LIMS (London, UK), Institute for the New Economic Thinking -INET- at the Oxford Martin School (UK), Hangzhou Normal University (Cina).
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CRISISLAB

Crisis Lab, a novel strategic research project financed by Italian Government (Progetti di Interesse CNR)

Founding Body: Italian Government (Progetti di Interesse CNR)
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Luciano Pietronero
Other participants: IMT – Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca (Italy)
Project duration: 2012-2015
Website: www.crisislab.it
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VANGUARD

Versatile optomechANical GRaphene Device for bio-tissue engineering

Founding Body: European Research Council – ERC-POC – Proof of Concept Grant
Total grant: € 150k
Principal Investigator: Claudio Conti
Other participants:
Project duration: 2015-2016
Website: cordis
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SMART

New “smart” gels in soft matter

Founding Body: MIUR PRIN Progetti di ricerca di interesse nazionale
Total grant: € 83k
Principal Investigator: Emanuela Zaccarelli
Other participants:
Project duration: 2014-2017
Website:
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ANISOFT

Anisotropies and non equilibrium in soft matter: routes to the self assembly of advanced material

Founding Body: MIUR FIRB
Total grant: € 670k
Principal Investigator: Emanuela Zaccarelli
Other participants:
Project duration: 2013-2017
Website:
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LSIE_2D

Strain, Lattice, Interactions and Entanglement in novel Two-Dimensional materials

Founding Body: Marie Curie -CIG – Support for training and career development of researcher (CIG)
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Emmanuele Cappelluti
Other participants:
Project duration: 2013-2016
Website: cordis
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MULTIPLEX

Foundational Research on MULTIlevel comPLEX networks and systems

Founding Body: FP7-ICT-2011-8 CP – Collaborative project
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Guido Caldarelli
Other participants:
Project duration: 2012-2016
Website: cordis
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DRUST

DRUST collaborative research project (CRP)

Founding Body: European Science Foundation
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Guenther Knoblich
Other participants: Claudio Castellano
Project duration: 2012-2014
Website:
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NETT

Neural Engineering Transformative Technologies

Founding Body: European Community – Marie Curie ITN Project
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Alessandro Torcini
Other participants:
Project duration: 2012-2016
Website: cordis
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NEWDFESCM

New density functionals for the electronic structure of correlated materials

Founding Body: Italian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: José Lorenzana
Other participants:
Project duration: 2010-2013
Website:
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FOC

Forecasting Financial Crises

Founding Body: European Union (FET Open)
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Guido Caldarelli
Other participants: University of Ancona, ETH Zurich, University of Oxford, City University, Barcelona Media Lab, ECB
Project duration: 2010-2013
Website: www.focproject.eu
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LithIon

Hydrides as innovative anodes for lithium batteries

Founding Body: MIUR FIRB
Total grant: € 19k
Principal Investigator: Sergio Brutti & Annalisa Paolone
Other participants:
Project duration: 2010-2017
Website:
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JIINL

Joint Italy-Israel Neural Lab

Founding Body: Ministero degli Affari Esteri (MAE)
Total grant: € k
Principal Investigator: Alessandro Torcini
Other participants:
Project duration: 2010-2015
Website: web site
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AFOSR

Three-dimensional reconstruction of individual trajectories within bird flocks and insect swarms

Founding Body: AirForce Office for Scientific Research – USA
Total grant: $ 400k
Principal Investigator: Andrea Cavagna
Other participants:
Project duration: 2010-2014
Website:
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ARTSWARM

From self-organized animal groups to distributed artificial swarms: exporting natural behavioural rules to mobile robotics

Founding Body: Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) – Seed Project 2009
Total grant: € 650k
Principal Investigator: Irene Giardina
Other participants:
Project duration: 2010-2013
Website:
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SWARM

Empirical analysis and theoretical modelling of self-organized collective behaviour in three-dimensions: from insect swarms and bird flocks to new schemes of distributed coordination

Founding Body: European Research Council – ERC Starting Grant 2010
Total grant: € 1100k
Principal Investigator: Irene Giardina
Other participants:
Project duration: 2010-2015
Website:
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GRANULAR CHAOS

Granular fluids to explore non-equilibrium statistical mechanics

Founding Body: MIUR, Italy (reserved to selected ERC-Starting Grants 2007)
Total grant: € 1200k
Principal Investigator: Andrea Puglisi
Other participants:
Project duration: 2009-2014
Website:
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