Work in progress
Members of our Team
We are always looking for talented, passionate and enthusiastic PhD students, Postdocs, and Master students to join the team (see vacancies) !
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Michele GIUGLIANO - Principal Investigator, started at SISSA in 2019 - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Master in Electronic Engineering from Univ. of Genova
- PhD in Bioengineering with Prof. M. Grattarola, from Polytechnic Univ. of Milan
- HFSPO Postdoc with Prof. H.R. Lüscher, at Univ. of Bern
- Junior group leadership with Prof. H. Markram, at EPFL
- Tenured (Full) Professorship at Univ. Antwerpen
jacopo GIORGI - PhD Student, started Oct 2022 - email@example.com
- Master in Physics of Complex Systems Universitat de les Illes Balears
- Master in Neuroscience University of Trieste
- Bachelor in Biological Sciences, University della Tuscia
Andrea STACCHETTI - PhD Student, started Oct 2018 - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Master in Physics Polytechnic of Turin
- Bachelor in Physics, Polytechnic of Turin
Elena GJIORGIEVSKA - PhD Student, started Oct 2018 - email@example.com
- Master in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at University of Maribor
Matteo MANZATI - PhD Student, started Oct 2019 - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Master in Neuroscience at Univ. of Trieste
- Bachelor in Biotechnologies at Univ. of Trieste
Ali HOSSEINI - PhD Student, started Oct 2019 - email@example.com
- Master in Biomedical Sciences, Univ. Antwerpen
- MD in Medicine, Guilan University of Medical Sciences
Alessio DI CLEMENTE - Postdoc, started Jun 2022 - firstname.lastname@example.org
- PhD at the Italian Institute of Technology
- Master in Neuroscience, Univ. of Trieste, Italy
- Bachelor in Biochemistry, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
Adam D'ARMADA MOREIRA - Postdoc, started Nov 2022 - email@example.com
- Postdoc at the Laboratory of Organic Electronics, Linköping University
- PhD in Biomedical Sciences, Specialty in Neurosciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon
- MSc in Neurosciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon
- BSc in Biochemistry, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
Alessandro Valerio - Master Student, starting January 2022 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Marta Tataryn - Master Student, starting January 2022 - email@example.com
Ludovica Liotti - Master Student, starting January 2022 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Lorenca Sadiraj - Master Student, starting January 2022 - email@example.com
Maura ARSIERO - PhD student in Lüscher's lab, cosupervised by MG from 2003 to 2007. Now International Director at Second Sight Medical Products, Switzerland.
Istvan BIRO - PhD student in Giugliano's lab from 2010 to 2014. Now research associate at Loughborough University, UK.
Emanuele CILIA - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2008 to 2011. Now Clinical Study Coordinator at Careggi Hospital, Italy.
Jõao COUTO - PhD student in Giugliano's lab from 2010 to 2015. Now postdoc in Churchland Lab at UCLA Geffen School of Medicine, USA.
Lowry CURLEY - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2012 to 2013. Now Chief Executive Officer at AxoSim, New Orleans, USA.
Christophe VERBIST - PhD student in Giugliano's lab from 2016 to 2020. Now Developer at AXS Guard, Antwerpen, Belgium.
Luca Gambazzi - PhD student in Markram's lab, cosupervised by MG from 2006 to 2009. Now at the center of technology of the Swiss Department of Defense, Civil Protection and Sports.
Harold Köndgen - PhD student in Lüscher's lab, cosupervised by MG from 2003 to 2005. Now Senior Director Global Medical Affairs at Roche, Switzerland.
Daniele LINARO - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2011 to 2015. Now assistant professor at the Politecnico di Milano, Italy.
Mufti MAHMUD - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2013 to 2015. Now Senior Lecturer at Nottingham Trent University, UK.
Antonella MONACO - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2013 to 2020. Now faculty at Provinciale Technische Scholen, Belgium.
Anastasiya MOSKALYUK - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2013 to 2020. Now researcher at the University of Mons, Belgium.
Diletta POZZI - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2020 to 2022. Now facility manager at Human Technopole of Milan, Italy.
Jarosław MOTYLEWSKI - research associate in Giugliano's lab from 2012 to 2015. Now project manager at DXC Technology, Poland.
Paz Yáñez - Project Manager in Giugliano's lab from 2012 to 2014. Now staff member at the Dept. of Research Affairs, Univ. Antwerpen, Belgium.
Gabriele MUSUMECI - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2012 to 2014. Now molecular biologist in Brussels, Belgium.
Gabriella PANUCCIO - Postdoc in Giugliano's lab from 2013 to 2015. Now Group Leader at the Italian Institute of Technology, Italy.
Valentina Perrera - Project Manager in Giugliano's lab from 2020 to 2022. Now Research Scientist at Area Science Park, Trieste, Italy.
Rocco PULIZZI - PhD student in Giugliano's lab from 2013 to 2016. Now entrepreneur and investor in San Vito Lo Capo, Sicily, Italy.
Pat VERMEIREN - Project Manager & Admin. Assistant in Giugliano's lab from 2010 to 2020. Now staff at Environmental dept., UAntwerpen, Belgium.
Sebastiaan VAN DE VIJVER - PhD student in Giugliano's lab from 2016 to 2020. Now Project Engineer at USG Professionals, Belgium.
Rocco BARONE - Research associate in Giugliano's lab from 2011 to 2012. Now Head of Sales at CAScination, Barcelona, Spain.
- Rodrigo Amaducci Szwarc (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid), Fall 2019
- Manuel Reyes Sanchez (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid), Fall 2019
- Sara Mirsadeghi (Department of Brain and Cognitive Science, Royan Institute, Theran, Iran), April 2017
- Prof. Dr. Paulo de Castro Aguiar (Faculty of Medicine, Univ. of Porto, Portugal), February 2015
- Dr. Tiago Gehring (The University of Sheffield), 2015
- Dr. Sandro Perrone (Data Scientist and Advanced System Engineer at TXT e-solutions), 2015
Former BSc/ MSc students
- Öykü Okur, SISSA 2021/22
- Alice Ballabio, SISSA 2021/22
- Morgana Dalla Palma, SISSA 2021/22
- Emilia Cortesi, SISSA 2021, now PhD student at SISSA
- Amani Rouabah, SISSA 2020/21
- Giulia Franco, SISSA 2019/20, now data scientist at IBM
- Jacopo Giorgi, 2019/20
- Robin De Schepper, Antwerpen 2018/19, now PhD student at Univ. Pavia, Italy
- Ali Hosseini, Antwerpen 2018/19, now PhD student at SISSA, Italy
- Seyma Tashi, May 2019
- Stefano Borda Bossana, Antwerpen 2019/20, now PhD student at Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
- Nabil Farah, Spring 2019
- Matteo Manzati, SISSA 2018/19, now PhD student at SISSA, Italy
- Alessio di Clemente, Summer 2018, PhD student at IIT, Italy
- Stefano Salvadè, Antwerpen 2016/17, now engineer at 3Brain, Switzerland
- Meriam Malezadeh, April 2018
- Fatma Ustboga, Fall 2017
- Kawtar El Abdellati, Antwerpen 2017/18, now PhD student at Univ. Antwerpen, Belgium
- Ellen Boven, Antwerpen 2016/17, now PhD student at Univ. Bristol, UK
- Emma I.E. Wong Fong Sang, Antwerpen 2014/15, now Patent Attorney in Life Sciences, The Hague, The NL
- Femke Valkenburg, Antwerpen 2012/13, now Regulatory Affairs at Teleon Surgical B.V, Nijmegen, The NL
- Vincent Delattre, EPFL 2007/08, now Vice President & Co-Founder at GTX medical, Geneva, Switzerland
- Jessie Lowell, EPFL 2006/07, now postdoc at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, US
- Rishab Jain, EPFL 2005/06
- Imad Riachi, EPFL 2006/07, now founder of Neuroinformatix, London, UK
- Corrado Calì, EPFL, 2007/08, now assistant professor at Univ. of Turin, Italy