Our team

Proambiente staff represents a highly skilled and dedicated team made up of 10 researchers specialized in different scientific areas (engineers, physicists, chemists, marine geologists, agronomists): our work is carried on by means of the infrastructures and the support of the scientific and technical personnel of 5 Bologna-CNR Institutes (ISAC, IMM, IBIMET, ISMAR, ISOF)

Antonella Poggi



Tel: +39 051 639 9992

Antonella Poggi

General Manager - Degree in Physics
  • Proambiente General Manager since April 2015;
  • Researcher at the CNR Institute for Microelectronics and Microsystems (IMM);
  • In charge of the Technology Division at CNR-IMM;
  • In charge of Technology Transfer commissions and Industrial Research units;
  • Skilled in the development of Si - and SiC - based microelectronic technologies;
  • Skilled in silicon micromachining for the fabrication of gas-sensing devices.

Francesco Riminucci



Tel: +39 051 639 9980

Francesco Riminucci

Technical Manager – Degree in Applied Geology
  • Proambiente Technical Manager since April 2018;
  • Prototyping and characterization of autonomous systems for coastal monitoring, environmental monitoring stations and innovative systems for water treatment;
  • Planning and involvement in oceanographic, optical and geological measurement campaigns in coastal and off-shore environments;
  • Technical management of Regional Projects, technical and scientific activities in European Projects;
  • Technical management of oceanographic buoys;
  • Marketing and communication activities related to Industrial Research.

Camilla Bidini



Tel: +39 051 639 9983

Camilla Bidini

R&D – Degree in Geology
  • Remote sensing, analysis of coastal surfaces by means of GIS software;
  • Characterization of the sea level variation by using mareographic data;
  • Seismic data interpretation related to coastal and deep-sea environments;
  • Data processing of bathymetric surveys.

Enrico Cozzani



Tel: +39 051 639 9978

Enrico Cozzani

R&D – Degree and PhD in Electronic Engineering
  • Computer-Aided Design (CAD) of micro-devices for analytical chemistry applications;
  • Thermal, electrical and fluidic simulation of micro-devices by means of Finite Elements Models;
  • Thermal, electrical and functional characterization of micro-sensors and micro-systems for analytical chemistry applications;
  • Fabrication of measurement set-ups;
  • Data processing.

Fabrizio Del Bianco



Tel: +39 051 639 9982

Fabrizio Del Bianco

R&D – Degree and PhD in Marine Geology
  • Prototyping and characterization of aquatic Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USVs) and geophysical instrumentation;
  • Prototyping of low-cost stations for environmental monitoring;
  • Geophysical surveys: planning of measurement campaigns, devices installation and data acquisition;
  • Study of sediment processes in marine environments;
  • High-resolution seismic and bathymetric data processing, in coastal and lagoon environments;
  • Cartography, GIS, GMT (Generic Mapping Tool), scripting (Unix, Perl, Awk, HTML);
  • Drafting of project proposals.

Biagio Esposito



Tel: +39 051 639 9978

Biagio Esposito

R&D – Degree and PhD Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Skilled in Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOPs) with ionizing and non-ionizing radiations, supported by catalysts, for wastewater purification;
  • Study of radiation effects on water and organic systems by using high-energy electron beams, gamma rays, UV, microwaves and ultrasounds;
  • Prototyping and characterization of innovative systems for water treatments.

Ivan Kostadinov



Tel: +39 051 639 9979

Ivan Kostadinov

R&D – Degree in Atmospheric Physics
  • Atmospheric processes and study of troposphere/stratosphere;
  • Observation and validation of satellite data;
  • Atmospheric gaseous markers;
  • Development of models and opto-photonic systems (UV-VIS-IR-LWIR);
  • Spectral and radiometric calibration systems;
  • Development of hyper-spectral systems;
  • Development of LIDAR systems;
  • Scientific Projects coordination and management.

Maria Teresa Salomoni



Tel: +39 051 639 9990

Maria Teresa Salomoni

Secretariat/R&D – Degree in Agronomy
  • Communication activities related to Industrial Research;
  • Urban Planning, skilled in urban recovery related to climate change mitigation;
  • Environmental impact evaluation;
  • Financial reporting of Regional and European Projects.

Francesco Suriano



Tel: +39 051 639 9981

Francesco Suriano

R&D – Degree and PhD in Electronic Engineering
  • Development of industrial prototypes for environmental monitoring and remediation;
  • Development of custom A/D electronics for interface and control of sensors and instrumentation;
  • Feasibility study, design (E-CAD) and fabrication concerning hardware, firmware (C++ Micro-controller) and software (QT and Visual C++);
  • Mechanical design;
  • Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy (E-SEM) and chemical micro-analysis (X-Ray EDS);
  • Thermal and electrical characterization of nano/micro-structured devices;
  • Design, simulation and set-up of technology processes to fabricate nano/micro-devices.

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