DIRECTOR : Dr. Roberto Pini

On the basis of the new CNR regulations regarding the operation of Research Institutes, the following were set up the Institutional Committee, consisting of the Director who serves as Chairman and of representatives elected by the personnel;


PERSONNEL EMPLOYED (data update in real time from internal archive)

  • 71 researchers and technologists

  • 21 technicians and administrators

  • 70 collaborators




On the basis of the new CNR regulations, the Institute's personnel has been organised into:

The Institute also avails itself of the collaboration of:

  • time-contract CNR personnel;
  • non-permanent collaborators (holders of research grants, outside collaborators, foreign researchers);
  • personnel in training (scholarship recipients, PhD students)

Lastly, the Institute gives hospitality to university students while they are writing their degree theses.