Luca Lavagna

Fixed-term assistant professor
Department of Applied Science and Technology (DISAT)


Research interests

Carbon fibers
Carbon nanotubes
Cement-based composite
Polymer composites


ERC sectors

PE11_6 - Engineering of carbon materials
PE11_3 - Engineering of ceramics and glasses
PE11_5 - Engineering of composites and hybrid materials
PE11_9 - Nanomaterials engineering, e.g. nanoparticles, nanoporous materials, 1D & 2D nanomaterials


Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Awards and Honors

  • Polito Quality Award conferred by Politecnico di Torino, Italy (2017)
  • Polito Quality Award conferred by Politecnico di Torino, Italy (2018)

Editorial boards

  • PROCESSES (2021), Guest Editor of magazine or editorial series


Collegi of the degree programmes


Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati



Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Supervised PhD students

  • Carlo Amata. Programme in Scienza E Tecnologia Dei Materiali (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Alessio Mondello. Programme in Energetica (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)


Last years publications

PoliTO co-authors

Publications by type

Latest publications View all publications in Porto@Iris

Society and Enterprise

Patents and other intellectual properties

  • Nuova metodologia per l'ottenimento di ossido di grafene e ossidazione di nanotubi. international Patent
    Inventors: Luca Lavagna Matteo Pavese