Silvia Spriano

Associate Professor
Department of Applied Science and Technology (DISAT)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center PolitoBIOMed Lab - Biomedical Engineering Lab

Profile

Research interests

Anti-adhesive biosurfaces
Antibacterial
Antimicrobial coatings
Biomaterials
Bioresorbable metals
Biosurfaces
Metal fillers
Non ferrous alloys
Osseointegration
Protein adsorption
Surface functionalization
Surface texturing
Titanium
Waste from food industry

Curriculum

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Scientific branch

ING-IND/22 - MATERIALS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
(Area 0009 - Industrial and information engineering)

Research topics

  • Anti-adhesive surfaces for temporary implants
  • Anti-microfouling and anti-bacterial surfaces
  • Biomolecules from food industry as a basis for innovative materials
  • Bioresorbable metal alloys
  • Investigation of protein adsorption
  • Low friction or high wear resistance surfaces for articular prostheses
  • Metal fillers for polymer matrix composites with high thermal conductivity
  • Surface functionalization of biomaterials
  • Titanium surfaces for osseointegration
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Skills

ERC sectors

PE5_7 - Biomaterials, biomaterials synthesis
LS9_8 - Biomimetics
PE8_8 - Materials engineering (metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, etc.)
PE5_6 - New materials: oxides, alloys, composite, organic-inorganic hybrid, nanoparticles
PE5_3 - Surface modification
PE8_11 - Sustainable design (for recycling, for environment, eco-design)
PE5_4 - Thin films

SDG

Goal 3: Good health and well-being
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production

Awards and Honors

  • Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale - Professore di Seconda Fascia - Settore 09/D1 conferred by Ministero dell'Istruzione, dell'Università e della Ricerca, Italy (2013)

Teaching

Collegi of the PhD programmes

  • SCIENZA E TECNOLOGIA DEI MATERIALI, 2022/2023 (39. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • SCIENZA E TECNOLOGIA DEI MATERIALI, 2021/2022 (38. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • SCIENZA E TECNOLOGIA DEI MATERIALI, 2020/2021 (37. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • SCIENZA E TECNOLOGIA DEI MATERIALI, 2019/2020 (36. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • SCIENZA E TECNOLOGIA DEI MATERIALI, 2018/2019 (35. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • SCIENZA E TECNOLOGIA DEI MATERIALI, 2015/2016 (32. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
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Master of Science

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Research

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Supervised PhD students

  • Anna Rossanese. Programme in Scienza E Tecnologia Dei Materiali (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Paolo Tallone. Programme in Scienza E Tecnologia Dei Materiali (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Camilla Reggio. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
    Research subject: Adsorption of proteins on titanium with different surface modifications
    Materials, surfaces and biofabrication techniques for tissue engineering and advanced implants
    Materials, surfaces and biofabrication techniques for tissue engineering and advanced implants
  • Rossella Sesia. Programme in Scienza E Tecnologia Dei Materiali (37th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Mari Sofia Lallukka. Programme in Scienza E Tecnologia Dei Materiali (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
    Thesis: Materiomics analysis of metallic and ceramic materials for musculoskeletal regeneration
  • Francesca Gamna. Programme in Scienza E Tecnologia Dei Materiali (35th cycle, 2019-2023)
    Thesis: Multifunctional bioinspired surfaces for different host responses
  • Jacopo Barberi. Programme in Scienza E Tecnologia Dei Materiali (34th cycle, 2018-2022)
    Thesis: Exploring proteins in Roughland: on the adsorption of proteins on biomaterials for osseointegration
    Materials for biomedical applications / Materiali per applicazioni biomediche
    Materials characterization / Caratterizzazione di materiali
    Surfaces / Superfici
    Metals / Mettalli
    Glasses / Vetri
    Materials for biomedical applications / Materiali per applicazioni biomediche
    Materials characterization / Caratterizzazione di materiali
    Surfaces / Superfici
    Metals / Mettalli
    Glasses / Vetri
    Materials for biomedical applications / Materiali per applicazioni biomediche
    Materials characterization / Caratterizzazione di materiali
    Surfaces / Superfici
    Metals / Mettalli
    Glasses / Vetri
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