2018

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
20.12.2018
h. 14.30
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Pierpaolo MARTURANO
CEO & Founder - dotQuantum.io
Quantum Computing: Challenges & Opportunities
M. Truccato
14.11.2018
h. 14.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Gema MARTINEZ-CRIADO
Consejo Superior de Investigationes Cientificas - Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid, Spain
Characterization of materials at the nanoscale using hard X-ray microspectroscopy techniques
M. Truccato
08.10.2018
h. 17.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Petre BADICA
National Institute of Materials Physics, Magurele, Romania
Assessment of MgB2 for different applications"
M. Truccato
25.09.2018
h. 14.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Stefano SIGNETTI
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea
" Mechanics of 2D and 3D graphene ensembles and related composites under impacts and other extreme mechanical loads"
F. Bosia
11.05.2018
h. 11.00
Sala Castagnoli, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Davide PEDDIS
ISM-CNR, Area della Ricerca Roma 1
" Design of magnetic nano-architectures for applications in biomedicine and thermoelectricity"
F. Bosia
26.03.2018
h. 15.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Diederik S. WIERSMA
Univ. of Firenze, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy
European Lab. for Non-linear Spectroscopy (LENS)
Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica (INRiM)
"Photonic arms, legs, and skin: walking up a human hair"
E. Vittone

2017

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
29.11.2017
h. 14.30
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Carlo RICCIARDI
Applied Science and Technology Department, Politecnico di Torino
"Resistive Switching and Memristive Phenomena in Nanostructured Materials"
E. Vittone
29.11.2017
h. 15.15
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Marco TRUCCATO
Physics Department, University of Torino
"X-ray nanopatterning for oxides"
E. Vittone
23.11.2017
h. 14.30
Aula D, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Roberto CHERUBINI e Viviana DE NADAL
Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro INFNy
"Radiobiologia delle radiazioni ionizzanti: implicazioni per la radioprotezione e le applicazioni bio-mediche (radioterapia e radiodiagnostica) "
F. Picollo
23.10.2017
h. 14.30
Sala Castagnoli, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Dmitry FEDYANIN
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
"Electrical excitation of color centers in diamond: the route to efficient single-photon sources"
P. Olivero
09.10.2017
h. 14.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Igor AHARONOVIC
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences University of Technology, Sydney (AU)
"Spectroscopy in Flatland"
P. Olivero
21.09.2017
h. 11.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Carlo BRADAC
University of Technology, Sydney (AU)
"Cooperatively-enhanced atomic dipole forces in optically trapped nanodiamond containing NV centres in liquid"
P. Olivero
26.06.2017
h. 10.00
Aula Verde, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Marco CAPELLI
RMIT University (AU)
"Optically detected magnetic field sensing in diamond"
P. Olivero
17.05.2017
h. 15.30
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Barbara FAIRCHILD
RMIT University (AU)
"A triple ion beam system: what are the benefits of FIB milling with He, Ne or Ga ions"
P. Olivero
17.05.2017
h. 14.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Andrew GRENTREE
RMIT University (AU)
"Diamond in tellurite glass, an emerging hybrid material for quantum devices"
P. Olivero
16.05.2017
h. 15.00
Sala Castagnoli, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Andrew GRENTREE
RMIT University (AU)
"Strategies for global entangled states and distributed quantum protocols, or how quantum ships will make the world weirder"
P. Olivero
15.05.2017
h. 15.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Ass. Prof. Wataru KADA
Department of Electronics, Graduate School of Engineering, Gunma University (J)
Development of CVD diamond membrane ionized-radiation detector with embedded living-cell cultivation environment
E. Vittone
19.04.2017
h. 11.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Dr. Nesrine KHERRAZ
Laboratoire Ondes et Milieux Complexes, University of Le Havre, France
Control of the propagation of Lamb waves in a tunable piezoelectric phononic plate
F. Bosia
15.03.2017
h. 11.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Dr. Markus MOHR
Institute of Micro and Nanomaterials, Ulm University, Germany
Influence of grain boundaries on elastic and plastic properties of nanocrystalline diamond films
F. Bosia

2016

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
14.11.2016
h. 12.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Prof. Davide BIGONI
Solid and Structural Mechanics Group, Department of Civil, Environmental & Mechanical Engineering, University of Trento
Self-oscillation of elastic systems
Prof. Bigoni will receive on November 14th the Modesto Panetti and Carlo Ferrari Award for applied mechanics from the Accademia delle Scienze di Torino
F. Bosia
13.09.2016
h. 17.00
Sala Wataghin, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Dr. Giuseppe TETTAMANZI
School of Physics University of New Soth Wales Sydney, Australia
How to study quantum physics with silicon nano-structures
P. Olivero
30.06.2016
h. 11.00
Aula G, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Dr. Shane EATON
Dipartimento di Fisica - Politecnico di Milano
3D diamond photonics enabled by femtosecond laser inscription
P. Olivero
13.05.2016
h. 11.00
Aula Magna, Physics Department, via P. Giuria 1, Torino
Dr. Boris NAYDENOV
Institute for Quantum Optics University of Ulm Germany
Controlling nuclear spins in diamond at ambient conditions
J. Forneris

2015

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
14.12.2015
h. 15.00
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Stavros Nicolopoulos
NanoMEGAS SPRL, Director Brussels (Belgium)
"Advanced TEM electron diffraction studies: from orientation/phase mapping to complex structure determination of nanocrystals"
D. Angelici
18.11.2015
h. 14.30
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Cristian BONATO
Quantum Transport Group, Dept. of quantum nanoscience, Delft University of Technology
"Optimized quantum sensing with adaptive measurements on a single solid-state spin" "
P. Olivero
30.10.2015
h. 14.30
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Michele DI PALO
ISTITUTO ITALIANO DI TECNOLOGIA (IIT) . Nanostructures - Neuro Technology
"Multifunctional biosensing with three-dimensional plasmonic nanoantennas"
E. Vittone
24.09.2015
h. 17.00
Sala Castagnoli
Dr. Bakiye CAKIR
Artvin Coruh University (Turkey)
"Y2O3 Layered Melt Process YBCO and Characterization"
M. Truccato
october/november 2015
Aula Magna, Palazzo del Rettorato
Alessandro Re, Silvia Allegretti, Debora Angelici, Jacopo Corsi, Ambra Idone
01.07.2015
h. 11.00
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Said EL-JALLAL
University of Lille (Fr)
"Phoxonic crystals and optomechanical properties: interaction of photons and phonons"
F. Bosia
12.06.2015
h. 15.00
Sala Castagnoli
Dr. Anastasiia KRUSHYNSKA
Department of Mechanical Engineering Eindhoven University of Technology Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Acoustic metamaterials with complicated material behavior
F. Bosia
03.03.2015
h. 11.30
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Federico PICOLLO
INFN-Torino
DiNaMo project: Diamond Nano Modification
05.02.2015
h. 16.00
Aula Magna
Prof. Massimo INGUSCIO
INRIM
L'Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica (INRiM): una presentazione
E. Vittone
10.02.2015
h. 14.00
Sala Franzinetti
Dr. Paul MUELLER
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
Doping of high-Tc superconductors by carrier injection
M. Truccato
14.01.2015
h. 15.00
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Marco MINIACI
Physics Department, University of Torino
Behaviour and Applications of Elastic Waves in Structures and Acoustic Metamaterials
M. Truccato
14.01.2015
h. 14.00
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Nidhi Adhlakha
Smart Materials Research Lab.
Dept. of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee.

Multiferroic single phase and composite materials
M. Truccato

2014

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
10.11.2014
h. 10.00
Sala Wataghin
Dr. Nicolas ABADIA'
Université Paris-Sud. Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives
Design of an Ultra-compact Silicon Plasmonic Modulator for Optical Interconnections
P. Olivero
october/november 2014
Aula Magna, Palazzo del Rettorato
A. Re, S. Allegretti, D. Angelici, J. Corsi
16.09.2014
h. 10.00
Aula Franzinetti
2nd Workshop "Diamond & New Technologies
Technological applications of artificial diamond
P. Olivero, F. Picollo
7-11.07.2014
Padova
ICNMTA
E. Vittone
23.05.2014
h. 14.00
Sala Castagnoli
Dr. Stefano GAY
Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Chimiche
Università di Roma "Tor Vergata"
CVD processes for growth and shaping of diamond films: new perspectives in nanotechnology and optical applications
P. Olivero
16.04.2014
h. 14.00
Sala Castagnoli
Dr. Cristian Bonato
Quantum Transport Group, Dept. of Quantum Nanoscience
Delft University of Technology
Manipulating a spin qubit by sequential adaptive partial measurements
P. Olivero
11.04.2014
h. 14.00
Sala Fubini
Dr. Piernicola Spinicelli
Ecole Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielle (ESPCI)
Nanoscale scanning probe magnetometer with a single NV center
P. Olivero
11.02.2014
h. 09.30
Aula Wataghin
Prof. Jean Francois Roch
Laboratorire Aimé Cotton -CNRS, Université Paris-Sud
Ecole Normale Superioeure di Cachan
Nanoscale imaging using color centers in diamond nanoparticles
P. Olivero
31.01.2014
h. 15.30
Aula Wick
Dr. Andrea Tengattini
Nanoscience Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of Trento
"Erbium and silicon nanocrystals-based light emitting devices for lightwave circuits"
P. Olivero
07.01.2014
h. 10.00
Sala Wataghin
Cesare Pini
Institute of Semiconductors and Microsystems Technische Universität Dresden (D)
"micro-CHEMS - Towards Microchemomechanical Microfluidic Systems"
P. Olivero

2013

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
18.12.2013
h. 14.00
Aula Avogadro
Filippo Pisano
University of Strathclyde (UK)
"Neurophotonic approaches to brain research"
P. Olivero
18.11.2013
h. 11.00
Sala Wataghin
Lucia Mancini
Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A. Basovizza, Trieste
"La microtomografia a raggi X presso il laboratorio Elettra - Sincrotrone Trieste: applicazioni in ambito medicale e per la scienza dei materiali"
A. Re
25.10.2013
h. 16.30
Aula Magna
Jacob Biamonte
Institute for Scientific Interchange (ISI), Torino
"Introduction to quantum versus stochastic processes on complex networks"
P. Olivero
25.10.2013
h. 15.00
Sala Castagnoli
Caterina Tomba
Institut Néel e CNRS, Grenoble (F)
Cellule neuronali: come esplorare i meccanismi alla base del loro sviluppo.
P. Olivero
18.07.2013
h. 11.00
Sala Wataghin
Stjepko Fazinic
Ruder Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
X-Ray Spectroscopy at the RBI Tandem Accelerator Facility - developments and applications.
E. Vittone
15.07.2013
h. 09.30
NIS-Centro per l'Innovazione dell'Università di Torino, via G. Quarello 15, Torino
NIS Colloquium-IBATO6
Advanced Applications in Scanning Probe Microscopy
E. Bernardi, E. Vittone
09.04.2013
h. 10.00
Aula B, Dipartimento di Fisica, via P. Giuria 1
Multifisica ed Elettromagnetismo
Fluidodinamica e Meccanica Strutturale
F. Bosia
09.04.2013
h. 14.30
Aula Avogadro
Petre Badica
National Institute of Materials Physics, Romania
New approaches and challenges in nano structured advanced ceramics fabricated by Spark Plasma Sintering
M. Truccato
08.04.2013
h. 14.30
Aula Avogadro, Dipartimento di Chimica, via P. Giuria 7
Ruxandra Vidu
University of California, Davis
Nanostructures for Energy Applications
M. Truccato
08.03.2013
h. 11.00
Sala Wataghin, Dipartimento di Fisica
Luca Ottaviano
Dipartimento di Scienze Fisiche e Chimiche Università dell'Aquila
Graphene oxide : fundamentals and applications
E. Vittone
08.03.2013
h. 10.00
Sala Wataghin, Dipartimento di Fisica
Takeshi Oshima
Japan Atomic Energy Agency Quantum Beam Science Directorate
Creation of Single Photon Centers in Diamond and SiC by Irradiation
E. Vittone
06.03.2013
h. 11.00
Sala Castagnoli, Dipartimento di Fisica
Takeshi Oshima
Japan Atomic Energy Agency Quantum Beam Science Directorate
Radiation Effects on Semiconductor Devices for Space Applications
E. Vittone
05.02.2013
h. 14.00
Sala Castagnoli, Dipartimento di Fisica
David Jamieson
Melbourne University
Towards the quantum internet of the mid-21st C: Building quantum bits in silicon
P. Olivero

2012

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
30.11.2012
h. 14.00
Aula Magna, Dipartimento di Fisica
NIS Colloquium
Nanostructured Antibacterial Coatings
E. Vittone
22.11.2012
h. 13.45
Sala Franzinetti, Dipartimento di Fisica
Federico Bosia
Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Torino
Bio-inspired strategies for the optimization of nano-material mechanical properties
E. Vittone
16.10.2012
h. 09.00
Centro di eccellenza NIS
via G. Quarello 11"

SPECTROSCOPIC ELLIPSOMETRY
P. Olivero
15.10.2012
h. 10.00
Sala "C. Castagnoli"
Sebastien Pezzagna
RUBION Laboratory, Ruhr Universtaet Bochum (D)
Optical centres in diamond created by high resolution ion implantation for single photon sources and solid state qubit
P. Olivero
14.09.2012
h. 14.00
Sala "C. Castagnoli"
Justin M. Gregory
Center for Molecular and Atomic Studies of Surfaces
Vanderbilt University (USA)
Coherent Acoustic Phonon Spectroscopy of Ion-Implanted Diamond
P. Olivero
11.09.2012
h. 14.30
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Prof. Rafi Kalish
Physics Dept. and Solid State Institute
Technion, Israel Institute of Technology (Israel)
Diamond-based spintronics and nano-diamond research at Technion
P. Olivero
14.06.2012
h. 14.00
Aula Franzinetti
Dr. Carmelo Sanfilippo
Vishay
Borgaro Torinese
"Edge Terminations technology in power device"
E. Vittone
05.06.2012
h. 14.00
Aula "Wick"
Dr. Maurizio Vannoni
INO - CNR
Arcetri (Firenze)
"Phase-shift interferometry methods and their applications from diamonds to thin liquid films"
P. Olivero
09.03.2012
h. 10.00
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Dr. Gianluca Verona Rinati
Industrial Engineering Dept.,
University of Roma
"Tor Vergata"
Single crystal diamond based Schottky diodes: Application to radiation detection
E. Vittone

2011

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
19/20.12.2011
h. 14.30
Sala "Franzinetti"
La Fisica dello Stato Solido a Torino: 40 anni ma non li dimostra
Workshop held in honour of prof. Claudio Manfredotti,
on the occasion of his 70 years
E. Vittone
14.11.2011
h. 9.30
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Diamond
& New Technologies
workshop
Technological applications of artificial diamond
New techniques for the modification and characterisation of advanced materials
P. Olivero
13.09.2011
h. 14.00
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Dr. Sergey Rubanov
Electron Microscope Unit, University of Melbourne, Australia
STEM Study of the Fabrication Processes in Diamond
P. Olivero
18.04.2011
h. 15.00
Sala "C. Castagnoli"
Dr. Jan Meijer
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Single ion implantation and defect engineering in diamond
E. Vittone
06.04.2011
h. 10.00
presso INRiM
Dr. Giorgio Speranza
Dept. of Physics and Chemistry of Surfaces and Interfaces, FBK, Trento
Investigation of the electronic properties of crystalline and disordered polycrystalline graphite
E. Vittone
05.04.2011
h. 15.00
Aula G
Dr. Giorgio Speranza
Dept. of Physics and Chemistry of Surfaces and Interfaces, FBK, Trento
Functional materials and nanostructures: synthesis and characterization at PAMSE-FBK
E. Vittone
03.03.2011
h. 14.00
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Dr. Stella Tagliati
Dept. of Physics, Stockholm University
A novel membrane-based nanocalorimeter for studies in superconductivity
E. Vittone
16.02.2011
h. 14.00
Aula Franzinetti
Dr. Paolo Schina
R&D Technologies Department Olivettii-Jet S.p.A.
La tecnologia Bubble Ink Jet.
E. Vittone

2010

Date
Room
Speaker
Title
Host
21.12.2010
h. 12.00
Sala "C. Castagnoli"
Prof. Julien Pernot
Université Joseph Fourier
Néel Institute - CNRS,
Grenoble (France)
Electrical transport in diamond
P. Olivero
21.12.2010
h. 10.45
Sala "C. Castagnoli"
Prof. Christopher Bäuerle
Université Joseph Fourier
Néel Institute - CNRS,
Grenoble (France)
Towards Quantum Nano Mechanics using Superconducting Diamond
P. Olivero
21.12.2010
h. 9.30
Sala "C. Castagnoli"
Prof. Etienne Gheeraert
Université Joseph Fourier
Néel Institute - CNRS,
Grenoble (France)
Diamond related activities at Institute Néel
P. Olivero
24.11.2010
h. 14.00
Sala "G. Wataghin "
Prof. Dino Aquilano
prof. Marco Rubbo

Dip. Scienze Mineralogiche e Petrologiche,
Università di Torino
L'importanza delle superfici nella crescita dei cristalli
Presentation file
E. Vittone
21.10.2010
h. 16.30
Aula Magna
Dr. Marco Piazzi
INRiM (Torino)
Graphene production. . . towards the dream of a flatland
E. Vittone
21.10.2010
h. 15.30
Aula Magna
Dr. Stefano Borini
INRiM (Torino)
Graphene: from pencil to Nobel prize, passing through QED
E. Vittone
28.09.2010
h. 14.30
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Dr. Mark Hiscocks
University of the South Wales (Australia)
Fabrication of Optical Waveguides in Diamond
P. Olivero
17.09.2010
h. 14.30
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Dr. Giuseppe C. Tettamanzi
Section Photronic Devices (PD),
Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Delft Institute of Technology (Netherlands)
Novel Effects in Single Atom Transistors
P. Olivero
03.09.2010
h. 14.30
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Dr. Barbara Fairchild
University of Melbourne (Australia)
Many Facets of Diamond
P. Olivero
28.07.2010
h. 16.00
Auletta II
Via Giuria 7
Dr. Gheorghe Aldica
Superconducting materials obtained by means of unconventional techniques; experimental and modelling.
M. Truccato
28.07.2010
h. 15.00
Auletta II
Via Giuria 7
Dr. Carmen Plapcianu
MgB2 synthesis by Microwave unconventional technique
M. Truccato
21.06.2010
h. 11.00
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Dr. Zeljko Pastuovic
Ruder Boskovic Institute
Zagreb (Croatia)
Rate of Vacancy Related Defects Produced by Focused Ion Beams in n-type Silicon Studied by DLTS and IBIC
E. Vittone
27.05.2010
h. 16.00
Aula Franzinetti
Incontro con gli studenti
Rappresentanti della società Altran
Altran: Innovazione e Consulenza nel Mondo
E. Vittone
10.05.2010
h. 14.00
Aula D1
Incontro con gli studenti
Dr. Mauro Brignone
Centro Ricerche FIAT
Celle fotovoltaiche di nuova generazione: principi fondamentali e aspetti applicativi
P. Olivero
14.04.2010
h. 14.50
Aula D
Dr. Elisabetta Colombo
Neuroscience Dept, Torino University and Institute of Electron Devices and Circuits (EBS), Ulm University (D)
Nanocrystalline diamond microelectrode arrays deposited on sapphire for cellular amperometric signal detection
E. Vittone
30.03.2010
h. 09.00
Sala "G. Wataghin"
NIS Colloquium IBATO3
A colloquium on physical technologies applied to material science, medicine and cultural heritage
P. Olivero
E. Vittone
13.01.2010
h. 14.00
Sala "G. Wataghin"
Prof. I. Yaminsky
Advanced Technologies Center M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia)
Scanning probe microscopy with applications to biological objects
E. Vittone