Professor Ernesto  Di Maio

University of Naples Federico II 

Department of Chemical, Materials and Production Engineering

Website: Foamlab

Professor E. Di Maio holds a PhD in Technology of Materials and Processes, since 2001 - University of Naples Federico II, Italy - Faculty of Engineering, Department of Materials and Production Engineering. Thesis Dissertation: Foaming Process of Thermoplastic Biodegradable Polymers.
Today he is Full Professor in Science and Technology of Materials, Dept. of Chemical, Materials and Production Engineering at University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.

Key competence areas

Biodegradable polymers (synthetic and bio-based): film and foams

Relevant publications

Cellulosic Materials from Cigarette Butts for Additive Manufacturing | 2024

Nanofibers membranes are manufactured by electrospinning of polymer solutions allowing the formation of nanoscale polymeric fibers

Relevant publications

Classification and Production of Polymeric Foams among the Systems for Wound Treatment | 2021

Thesis proposal

  • International PhD and MS students willing to apply for an intership are requested to send the resume, a reference from the local advisor together with a tentative research program. Click on "contact him" botton at the top of this page.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, Materials Enginnering as well as other Bachelor and Master programs within Federico II are welcome to the FoamLab for their thesis. Please find here a list of eligible current research activities. A new section “thesis abroad” is now available!