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Giorgio Pettinari

      Giorgio Pettinari, PhD
      Researcher
      Institute for Photonics and Nanotechnologies (IFN)
      National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
      via Cineto Romano 42, 00156 Rome, Italy
      Phone: +39 06 41522 254
      Fax:     +39 06 41522 220
      email: giorgio.pettinari@cnr.it

     Research ID: M-8678-2014
                                                ORCID: 0000-0003-0187-3770
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Scientific interests:

Fabrication and study of photonic crystal devices 
Fabrication and study of site-controlled quantum emitters by spatially selected hydrogen incorporation/removal in dilute nitrides
 Fabrication of Kinetic Inductance Detectors (KIDs) for astrophysics and particle physics experiments
Fundamental properties of highly mismatched alloys (GaAsN and GaAsBi) and III-nitrides (InN and InGaN)
Hydrogen induced-effects in highly mismatched alloys (defect engineering and nanostructuring), III-nitrides (genesis of solitary cations), transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDs)
Effects of external perturbations (temperature, pressure, magnetic fields) on the optical properties of semiconductor heterostructures

Short CV:

Dr. Giorgio Pettinari is a researcher at the Rome Unit of IFN. He got a master degree in Physics (Condensed Matter, 2005) and a PhD degree in Materials Science (2008) at Sapienza University of Rome, where he investigated the effect of a small concentration (~1%) of nitrogen or bismuth atoms on the electronic properties of III-V semiconductor alloys, as well as the effects of hydrogen incorporation on such systems and on III-nitrides (i.e., InN and InGaN). Then, he spend two and a half years (2009-11) as Associate Researcher at the High Field Magnet Laboratory of the Radboud University of Nijmegen (The Netherlands) studying the properties of nanostructured semiconductors at high magnetic fields (up to 30 T). He got a Marie Curie Research Fellowship (PI of the EU project NANOLEDS, PIEF-2010-GA-272612) that he spend (2011-2013) at the University of Nottingham (UK)  developing novel strategies for the fabrication of nano-LEDs and  movable LEDs. Since 2013, he is at the IFN-Rome, first as Scientific Coordinator of the CNR unit of the Italian FIRB (Future in Research Program) project “DeLIGHTeD” (2013-2017) funded by Italian  MIUR (Ministry for Education, University and Research). There, his activity is mainly focused on the fabrication and study of photonics (mainly, integrated quantum emitter-photonic crystal systems) and plasmonic devices. He is also responsible for the fabrication of KID sensors for astrophysics and high-energy physics applications within several projects funded by ASI (Italian Space Agency), INFN (National Institute for Nuclear Physics), or ERC (European Research Council).  


Selected
publications:
 • F. Biccari, A. Boschetti, G. Pettinari, F. La China, M. Gurioli, F. Intonti, A. Vinattieri, M.S. Sharma, M. Capizzi, A. Gerardino, L. Businaro, M. Hopkinson, A. Polimeni, and M. Felici
• G. PettinariM. Felici, F. Biccari M. Capizziand A. Polimeni

 • G. Pettinari, A. Gerardino, L. Businaro, A. Polimeni, M. Capizzi, M. Hopkinson, S. Rubini, F. Biccari, F. Intonti, A. Vinattieri, M. Gurioli, and M. Felici

• G. Pettinari, F. Filippone, A. Polimeni, G. Mattioli, A. Patanè, V. Lebedev, M. Capizzi, and A. Amore Bonapasta

• G. Pettinari, N. Balakrishnan, O. Makarovsky, R.P. Campion, A. Polimeni, M. Capizzi, and A. Patanè

 G. Pettinari, A. Patanè, A. Polimeni, M. Capizzi, X. Lu, and T. Tiedje

• R. Trotta, A. Polimeni, F. Martelli, G. Pettinari, M. Capizzi, L. Felisari, S. Rubini, M. Francardi, A. Gerardino, P.C.M. Christianen, and J.C. Maan  

• G. Pettinari, A. Polimeni, J.H. Blokland, R. Trotta, P.C.M. Christianen, M. Capizzi, J.C. Maan, X. Lu, E.C. Young, and T. Tiedje

• G. Pettinari, A. Polimeni, M. Capizzi, J.H. Blokland, P.C.M. Christianen, J.C. Maan, V. Lebedev, V. Cimalla, and O. Ambacher 

• G. Pettinari, F. Masia, M. Capizzi, A. Polimeni, M. Losurdo, G. Bruno, T.H. Kim, S. Choi, A. Brown, V. Lebedev, V. Cimalla, and O. Ambacher 

• G. Pettinari, A. Polimeni, F. Masia, R. Trotta, M. Felici, M. Capizzi, T. Niebling, W. Stolz, and P.J. Klar 

• F. Masia, G. Pettinari, A. Polimeni, M. Felici, A. Miriametro, M. Capizzi, A. Lindsay, S.B. Healy, E.P. O’Reilly, A. Cristofoli, G. Bais, M. Piccin, S. Rubini, F. Martelli, A. Franciosi,        P.J. Klar, K. Volz, and W. Stolz