Mara Serrapede

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

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center PolitoBIOMed Lab - Biomedical Engineering Lab


Research interests

Corrosion and electrochemistry
Electrified interfaces
Electrochemical capacitors
Electrochemical characterization
Electrochemical energy storage
Electrochemical sensors
Fuel cells
In operando spectroscopy
Smart materials

Scientific branch

PHYS-03/A - Experimental Physics of Matter and Applications
(Area 0002 - Physical sciences)

Research topics

  • Devepolment of materials and processes for micro and nanotechnologies, design and realization of micro and nanodevices


ERC sectors

PE4_5 - Analytical chemistry
PE4_17 - Characterisation methods of materials
PE8_2 - Chemical engineering, technical chemistry
PE4_7 - Chemical instrumentation
PE4_6 - Chemical physics
PE4_16 - Corrosion
PE4_8 - Electrochemistry, electrodialysis, microfluidics, sensors
PE3_4 - Electronic properties of materials, surfaces, interfaces, nanostructures
PE11_8 - Engineering of alternative established or emergent materials
PE11_6 - Engineering of carbon materials
PE11_7 - Engineering of metal oxides
PE4_18 - Environment chemistry
PE8_11 - Environmental engineering, e.g. sustainable design, waste and water treatment, recycling, regeneration or recovery of compounds, carbon capture & storage
PE5_8 - Intelligent materials – self assembled materials
PE5_5 - Ionic liquids
PE4_9 - Method development in chemistry
PE2_17 - Metrology and measurement
PE11_9 - Nanomaterials engineering, e.g. nanoparticles, nanoporous materials, 1D & 2D nanomaterials
PE5_6 - New materials: oxides, alloys, composite, organic-inorganic hybrid, nanoparticles
PE4_1 - Physical chemistry
PE3_5 - Physical properties of semiconductors and insulators
PE5_2 - Solid state materials chemistry
PE4_2 - Spectroscopic and spectrometric techniques
PE5_1 - Structural properties of materials
PE3_13 - Structure and dynamics of disordered systems, e.g. soft matter (gels, colloids, liquid crystals), granular matter, liquids, glasses, defects
PE3_1 - Structure of solids, material growth and characterisation
PE5_3 - Surface modification
PE4_4 - Surface science and nanostructures
PE5_4 - Thin films
PE3_3 - Transport properties of condensed matter


Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production
Goal 13: Climate action

Other titles

  • Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale in Fisica Sperimentale della Materia (02B1) (2023-2034)


Collegi of the degree programmes



Master of Science

Bachelor of Science

  • Chimica. A.A. 2022/23, INGEGNERIA AEROSPAZIALE. Collaboratore del corso
  • Chimica. A.A. 2021/22, INGEGNERIA AEROSPAZIALE. Collaboratore del corso
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