1. G. Mariotti, L. Vannnozzi, Fabrication, Characterization, and Properties of Poly (Ethylene-Co-Vinyl Acetate) Composite Thin Films Doped with Piezoelectric Nanofillers, Nanomaterials, 9(8): 1182 (2019).
  2. L. Vannozzi L., P. Gouveia, P. Pingue, C. Canale, L. Ricotti, Novel Ultrathin Films Based on a Blend of PEG-b-PCL and PLLA and Doped with ZnO Nanoparticles, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 12(19), 21398-21410 (2020).
  3. Konar, Rosy, I. Perelshtein, E. Teblum, M. Telkhozhayeva, M. Tkachev, J. J. Richter, E. Cattaruzza, A. Pietropolli Charmet, P. Stoppa, M. Noked, and G. D. Nessim, Scalable Synthesis of Few-Layered 2D Tungsten Diselenide (2H-WSe2) Nanosheets Directly Grown on Tungsten (W) Foil Using Ambient-Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition for Reversible Li-Ion Storage, ACS Omega, 5, 31, 19409–19421 (2020).
  4. Y. Chemla, E. S. Avraham, A. Markus, E.Teblum, A. Slotsky, Y. Kostikov, N. Farah, M. Telkhozhayeva, I. Shoval, G. D. Nessim and Y. Mandel Carbon nanostructures as a scaffold for human embryonic stem cell differentiation toward photoreceptor precursors, Nanoscale, 12(36):18918-18930 (2020).
  5. A. Sorriento, A. Poliziani, A. Cafarelli, G. Valenza, L. Ricotti, A novel quantitative and reference‑free ultrasound analysis to discriminate different concentrations of bone mineral content. Scientific Reports. 11: 301 (2021).
  6. S. Affatato, D. Trucco, P. Taddei, L. Vannozzi, L. Ricotti, G.D. Nessim, G. Lisignoli, Wear behavior characterization of hydrogels constructs for cartilage tissue replacement, Materials. 14: 428 (2021).
  7. D. Trucco, L. Vannozzi, E. Teblum, M. Telkhozhayeva, G. D. Nessim, S. Affatato,  H. Al‐Haddad, G. Lisignoli, L. Ricotti, Graphene Oxide‐Doped Gellan Gum–PEGDA Bilayered Hydrogel Mimicking the Mechanical and Lubrication Properties of Articular Cartilage, Advanced healthcare materials, 10(7), 2001434 (2021).
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  8. M. Telkhozhayeva, E. Teblum, R. Konar, O. Girshevitz, I. Perelshtein, H. Aviv, Y. R. Tischler, and G. D. Nessim, Higher Ultrasonic Frequency Liquid Phase Exfoliation Leads to Larger and Monolayer to Few-Layer Flakes of 2D Layered Materials, Langmuir, 37(15), 4504-4514 (2021).
  9. F. Fontana, F. Iberite, A. Cafarelli, A. Aliperta, G. Baldi, E. Gabusi, P. Dolzani, S. Cristino, G. Lisignoli, T. Pratellesi, E. Dumont, L. Ricotti, Development and validation of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound systems for highly controlled in vitro cell stimulation, Ultrasonics, 106495 (2021).
  10. A. Cafarelli, A. Marino, L. Vannozzi, J. Puigmartí-Luis, S. Pané, G. Ciofani, and L. Ricotti, Piezoelectric Nanomaterials Activated by Ultrasound: The Pathway from Discovery to Future Clinical Adoption, ACS Nano, 15(7), 11066-11086 (2021).
  11. L. Vannozzi, E. Catalano, M. Telkhozhayeva, E. Teblum, A. Yarmolenko, E. S. Avraham, R. Konar, G. D. Nessim, and L. Ricotti. Graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide nanoflakes coated with glycol chitosan, propylene glycol alginate, and polydopamine: Characterization and cytotoxicity in human chondrocytes. Nanomaterials, 11(8), 2105 (2021).
  12. D. Trucco, A. Sharma, C. Manferdini, E. Gabusi, M. Petretta, G. Desando, L. Ricotti, J. Chakraborty, S. Ghosh, and G. Lisignoli. Modeling and Fabrication of Silk Fibroin–Gelatin-Based Constructs Using Extrusion-Based Three-Dimensional Bioprinting. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering (2021).
  13. L. Riacci, A. Sorriento and L. Ricotti. Genipin-Based Crosslinking of Jellyfish Collagen 3D Hydrogels. Gels (2021).
  14. A. Sorriento, A. Cafarelli, P. Spinnato, A. Russo, G. Lisignoli, F. Rabusseau, E. Dumont and L. Ricotti. Design, Development and Validation of a Knee Brace to Standardize the US Imaging Evaluation of Knee Osteoarthritis. IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine10, 1-8 (2021).


  1. L.Vannozzi, G. Mariotti, L. Ricotti, Nanocomposite thin films based on polyethylene vinyl acetate and piezoelectric nanomaterials, 41st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC 2019).
  2. F. Iberite, M. Salerno, C. Canale, A. Rosa, L. Ricotti, Influence of substrate stiffness on human induced pluripotent stem cells: preliminary results, 41st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC 2019).
  3. F. Fontana, F. Iberite, L. Morchi, T. Pratellesi, A. Cafarelli, L. Ricotti, Highly controlled and usable system for Low-Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound Stimulation of Cells, 41st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC 2019).
  4. K. Lenartowicz, T. Gapinski, P. Galas, M. Gonsior, L. Ricotti, L. Vannozzi. 3D bioprinting handheld tool concept for innovative osteoarthritis treatment with stem cells utilization. Engineering of Biomaterials (2020).
  5. A. Sorriento, A. Cafarelli, G.Valenza, L. Ricotti, Ex-vivo quantitative ultrasound assessment of cartilage degeneration, 43st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC) (2021).



  1. L. Ricotti, A ground-breaking approach for cartilage regeneration and osteoarthritis treatment: the ADMAIORA projectNature Biomedical Engineering Conference 2019.
  2. H. Al-Haddad, L. Vannozzi, D. Trucco, G. Lisignoli, L. Ricotti, Gellan gum/poly (ethylene glycol) di-acrylate hydrogels with tunable mechanical properties for articular cartilage engineeringTissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS) (2019).
  3. L. Ricotti. Piezoelectric nanomaterials and ultrasound for tissue regenerationInternational Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC) (2019).
  4. F. Iacoponi, F. Iberite, F. Fontana, L. Ricotti. Biological evaluation of highly controlled low-intensity pulsed ultrasound stimulation set-upsConference of the European Society for Artificial Organs (ESAO) conference (2020).
  5. A. Sorriento, A.Poliziani, A. Cafarelli, G.Valenza, L. Ricotti. Non-invasive and quantitative assessment of tissues composition based on radio-frequency ultrasound data analysisConference of the European Society for Artificial Organs (ESAO) conference (2020).
  6. L. Riacci, L. Vannozzi, L. Garcia-Hevia, L. Ricotti, Gellan gum-based hydrogels as injectable materials for cartilage tissue engineeringSeventh National Congress of Bioengineering (GNB), 2020
  7. L. Ricotti, A. Russo, I. Bernardeschi, G. Lisignoli. ADMAIORA: a potentially ground-breaking approach for cartilage regeneration and osteoarthritis treatmentWorld Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases (WCO IOF-ESCEO) conference, 2020.
  8. L. Vannozzi, D. Trucco, E. Teblum, M. Telkhozhayeva, S. Affatato, G. Lisignoli, G.D. Nessim, L. Ricotti, Development of a bilayered hydrogel with cartilage-mimicking mechanical and lubrication propertiesMaterials Research Society Fall Meeting (MRS) conference, 2020.
  9. C. Manferdini, E. Gabusi, D. Trucco, P. Dolzani, Y. Saleh, A. Cafarelli, L. Ricotti, G. Lisignoli. Low-Intensity pulsed ultrasound stimulation enhances chondrogenic differentiation of ASCs in a 3D hydrogel, European Society of Biomaterials (ESB) conference (2021).
  10. F. Iacoponi, F. Fontana, E. Catalano, C. Manferdini, D. Trucco, A. Cafarelli, G. Lisignoli, L. Ricotti. Dose-controlled low-intensity pulsed ultrasound to modulate the inflammatory responseTissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS) conference (2021).
  11. L.Riacci, D.Trucco, L. Vannozzi, G. Lisignoli, L. Ricotti. Primers for the adhesion of gellan gum-based hydrogels to cartilageMaterials Research Society Fall Meeting (MRS) conference (2021).