Synthesis, fabrication and characterization of advanced ceramics and glass components


Our main research topics and results


Industrial and academic collaborations


Opportunities for students and researchers

Research topics


Direct Ink Writing, Stereolithography and Binder Jetting technologies for ceramics and glass


Synthesis of Si-based materials from preceramic polymers and fillers

Geopolymers, industrial and hazardous waste upcycling – Filters and catalysts

Bioactive formulations and scaffolds for bone tissue regeneration

Materials, technologies and applications combined together

Our research focuses on innovative synthesis and fabrication methods for porous and dense ceramic components designed for high-end applications.

Latest News

ABM of ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors

During the following weekend – 2nd to 4th of October – the Annual Business Meeting of the President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) of ACerS will take place on-line. Our[…]

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Seminar on Shaping of alumina composites by SLM and Laminated object manufacturing

Today, 1st October 2020, we had the pleasure to have among us Stefan Pfeiffer, PhD student at EMPA – Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology – who hosted a seminar with[…]

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On-line Summer School on Additive Manufacturing of Ceramics

Join us on September 28-30 for the Summer School of the Horizon 2020 AMITIE project ( – free of charge! It will be a good occasion to meet experts and[…]

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Special Issue on “Advances in Additive Manufacturing of Ceramics”

Open Ceramics, the official, peer-reviewed, Open Access journal of the European Ceramic Society, published by Elsevier, invites research and review articles to be published in a Special Issue “Advances in[…]

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