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Dr. rer. nat. Marco Zanella

Curriculum Vitae

since 2009

Senior PostDoc at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Genova, Italy

2008 - 2009

Postdoctoral research at the University of California, Berkeley in the group of Prof. Dr. Paul Alivisatos

2007 - 2008

Doctoral Thesis in Physics at the Philipps-Universität Marburg

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Parak

2004 - 2007

Doctoral Thesis in Physics at the LMU Munich


Diploma in Physics at Università degli Studi di Padova


Synthesis of advanced inorganic colloidal nanocrystals
Dissertation, Philipps-Universität Marburg (2008) Thesis...


R. A. Sperling, T. Liedl, S. Duhr, S. Kudera, M. Zanella, C. A. J. Lin, W. Chang, D. Braun and W. J. Parak:
Size determination of (bio-) conjugated water-soluble colloidal nanoparticles - a comparison of different techniques
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (accepted for publication) (2007).

A. Pandey, M. K. Roy, A. Pandey, M. Zanella, R. A. Sperling, W. J. Parak and H. C. Verma:
Chloroform- and water-soluble sol-gel derived Eu+++/Y2O3 (red) and  Tb+++/Y2O3 (green) nanophosphors: synthesis, characterization and surface modification (submitted).

S. Kudera, M. Zanella, C. Giannini, A. Rizzo, Y. Li, G. Gigli, R. Cingolani, G. Ciccarella, W. Spahl, W. J. Parak, and L. Manna:
Sequential growth of magic-size CdSe nanocrystals
Advanced Materials, 19, 548-552 (2007).

A. Rizzo, Y. Li, S. Kudera, F. Della Sala, M. Zanella and W. J. Parak, R. Cingolani, L. Manna, and G. Gigli:
Blue light emitting diodes based on fluorescent CdSe/ZnS nanocrystals
Appl. Phys. Lett., 90, 051106 (2007).

S. Kudera, L. Carbone, M. Zanella, R. Cingolani, W. J. Parak, L. Manna:
Synthesis and perspectives of complex crystalline nano-structures
physica status solidi (a), 203(6), 1329 (2006).