Francesca S. Freyria


After a M.Eng. in Environmental Engineering, Francesca S. Freyria has received a European Ph.D. degree in Materials Science and Technology at Politecnico di Torino under the supervision of Prof. B. Bonelli. During her PhD, she visited Prof. J. Durrant’s lab at Imperial College, London, to work on Nb-doped hematite film for water splitting. In 2014, she joined Professor Bawendi’s group at MIT (MA, USA) as a PostDoc. Her research interests are the study of new heterostructured nanomaterials and mesoporous materials, and how to endow them with new properties for environmental remediation and for solar energy applications.

During Spring 2020 she has started Lush Art project under a Marie S Curie grant