Dr Francesco Masia
My current activity is the development of a Multiplex CARS microscope for the study of stem cells development. My other research interest is the study of the transient optical properties of metallic and semiconductor nanoparticles.
Measures of Esteem
- 2004: Young Scientist Award at EMRS Spring Meeting.
- 2005: "Italo Federico Quercia" Prize at XCI National Conference of the Italian Physics Society.
- 2008: Intra European Fellowship for Career Development, 2008-2010 FP7 Marie-Curie Actions Funding Scheme
- 2011: European Reintegration Grant, 2011-2014 FP7 Marie-Curie Actions Funding Scheme
PXT001 (MSc Biophotonics) - Modern Light Microscopy Techniques
I was born in Colleferro, Italy, in 1979. I received my diploma degree in Physics from the University of Rome "La Sapienza" in 2003, and my PhD in Physics in 2007. From November 2006 I am Research Associate at the Cardiff University.