Clara Mattu

Associate Professor (L. 240)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (DIMEAS)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center PolitoBIOMed Lab - Biomedical Engineering Lab

Profile

Research interests

Cancer nanomedicine
Drug delivery
In vitro cancer models
Nanoencapsulation
Nanotechnology
Targeted cancer therapy

Scientific branch

ING-IND/34 - INDUSTRIAL BIOENGINEERING
(Area 0009 - Industrial and information engineering)

Skills

ERC sectors

PE8_13 - Industrial bioengineering
PE8_8 - Materials engineering (metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, etc.)

SDG

Goal 3: Good health and well-being
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Awards and Honors

  • Working Capital PNI conferred by Telecom Italia, Italy (2011)
  • Marie Curie International Global Fellowship conferred by Research Executive Agency (REA), European Union, Italy (2016)

Other research or teaching roles outside Politecnico

  • Visiting Researcher, presso Houston Methodist Research Institute (21/2/2014-22/8/2014)

Teaching

Collegi of the degree programmes

Teachings

PhD

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Research

Research groups

Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Supervised PhD students

  • Matteo Bortolameazzi. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Martina Coletto. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Paola Grillo Coppola. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (39th cycle, 2024-in progress)
  • Andrea Bezze. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
    Research subject: Design of in vitro models for the validation of nanoparticles- and cell- based drug delivery systems
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
  • Giovanni Paolo Stola. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
    Research subject: Advanced therapies by bioengineering tools
    Bionanotechnology
    Bionanotechnology
    Bionanotechnology
  • Carlotta Mattioda. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (37th cycle, 2022-in progress)
    Research subject: Solvent-free nanoparticles for encapsulation of water-soluble compounds for melanoma treatment
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
  • Giampaolo Placidi. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
    Research subject: molecular biotechnology, biochemistry, engineered proteins, membrane trafficking
    Nanomedicine
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    ICT and smart sensors for eHealth
    Biomedical signal and image processing
    Nanomedicine
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    ICT and smart sensors for eHealth
    Biomedical signal and image processing
    Nanomedicine
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    ICT and smart sensors for eHealth
    Biomedical signal and image processing
  • Marialucia Rubicondo. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
    Research subject: Polymeric nanoparticles design for the delivery of a novel colchicine derivative for cancer therapy
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
  • Simone Tealdi. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
    Research subject: System survey of Rab proteins clusters by multiparametric image analysis
    Computer Science
    Physiological mathematical modelling
    Biomedical signal and image processing
    Computer Science
    Physiological mathematical modelling
    Biomedical signal and image processing
    Computer Science
    Physiological mathematical modelling
    Biomedical signal and image processing
  • Francesca Tivano. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (37th cycle, 2022-in progress)
    Research subject: Green technologies and materials for the development of eco/biocompatible systems for drug delivery
    Medical Innovation and Technology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    Materials, surfaces and biofabrication techniques for tissue engineering and advanced implants
    Medical Innovation and Technology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    Materials, surfaces and biofabrication techniques for tissue engineering and advanced implants
    Medical Innovation and Technology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    Materials, surfaces and biofabrication techniques for tissue engineering and advanced implants
  • Cecilia Traldi. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
  • Giulia Crivello. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
    Thesis: Design of a multi-functional, nanoparticles-loaded supramolecular hydrogel to treat chronic wounds
    Medical Innovation and Technology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    Materials, surfaces and biofabrication techniques for tissue engineering and advanced implants
    Medical Innovation and Technology
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Micro-, meso- and nanostructured materials for advanced therapies
    Materials, surfaces and biofabrication techniques for tissue engineering and advanced implants
  • Letizia Nicoletti. Programme in Bioingegneria E Scienze Medico-chirurgiche (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
    Research subject: NEW ADVANCED THERAPIES FOR DRUG DELIVERY IN CARDIAC REGENERATION
    Cardiac and Vascular Surgery
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
    Cardiac and Vascular Surgery
    Nanomedicine
    Bionanotechnology
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