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Massimo Moret

Associate professor

Via Roberto Cozzi, 55
tel.: 02.6448.5218

e-mail: massimo.moret@unimib.it
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Curriculum Vitae

1987: Degree in Chemistry at the University of Milano (marks 110/110 cum laude)

1987: Fellowships at the Institute of Inorganic Structural Chemistry of the University of Milano

1988-1989: civilian service (as a conscientious objector) at Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche "Mario Negri" di Milano

1991: PhD in Chemical Sciences at the University of Milano

1991: Researcher at the Department of Structural Chemistry and Inorganic Stereochemistry at the University of Milano

1999: Associate Professor at the Department of Materials Science at the University of Milano Bicocca

Teaching

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Research

Structural characterization of metallorganic and organic compounds by means of single crystal X-ray and neutron diffraction

Crystal growth from solution, vacuum or with physical vapor transport

Optical and scanning probe microscopy for studying crystal growth mechanisms

Modeling of organic semiconductor thin films growth

Main Publications

Connecting molecule oxidation to single crystal structural and charge transport properties in rubrene derivatives S. Uttiya, L. Miozzo, E. M. Fumagalli, S. Bergantin, R. Ruffo, M. Parravicini, A. Papagni, M. Moret, A. Sassella J. Mater. Chem. C 2 (2014) 4147

Epitaxial growth of organic semiconductor polymorphs on natural amino acid single crystals S. Trabattoni, M. Moret, M. Campione, L. Raimondo, A. Sassella Crystal Growth Design 13 (2013) 4268

Crystal structure determination of organic thin-films: the example of 2,2' :6',2"-ternaphthalene A. Pichler, R. Resel, A. Neuhold, T. Dingemans, G. Schwabegger, M. Moret, C. Simbrunner, I. Salzmann Zeit. Kristallogr. 229 (2014) 385

Epitaxial interfaces in rubrene thin film heterostructures L. Raimondo, E. Fumagalli, M. Moret, M. Campione, A. Borghesi, A.Sassella   J. Phys. Chem. C 117 (2013) 13981

Epitaxial growth of organic semiconductor polymorphs on natural amino acid single crystals S. Trabattoni, M. Moret, M. Campione, L. Raimondo, A.Sassella Crystal Growth Design 13 (2013) 4268

Equilibrium and growth morphology of oligothiophenes: periodic bond chains analysis of quaterthiophene and sexithiophene crystals F.R. Massaro, M. Moret, M. Bruno, D. Aquilano Crystal Growth Design 13 (2013) 1334

Rubrene polymorphs and derivatives: the effect of chemical modification on the crystal structure S. Bergantin, M. Moret   Crystal Growth Design 12 (2012) 6035

Grazing-incidence X-ray diffraction study of rubrene epitaxial thin films E. Fumagalli, M. Campione, L. Raimondo, A. Sassella, M. Moret, L. Barba, G. Arrighetti   J. Synchrotron Rad. 19 (2012) 682

Selective adsorption/absorption of formamide in NaCl crystals growing from solution L. Pastero, D. Aquilano, M. Moret Crystal Growth Design 12 (2012) 2306

Equilibrium and growth morphology of oligoacenes: periodic bond chains analysis of naphthalene, anthracene, and pentacene crystals F. R. Massaro, M. Moret, M. Bruno, D. Aquilano Crystal Growth Design 12 (2012) 982

Equilibrium and growth morphology of oligoacenes: periodic bond chains (PBC) analysis of tetracene crystal F. R. Massaro, M. Moret, M. Bruno, M. Rubbo, D. Aquilano   Crystal Growth Design 11 (2011) 4639

Unique orientation of organic epitaxial thin films: The role of intermolecular interactions at the interface and surface symmetry L. Raimondo, M. Moret, M. Campione, A. Borghesi, A. Sassella J. Phys. Chem. C 115 (2011) 5880

Crystallization behavior of coordination polymers. 2. Surface micro-morphology and growth mechanisms of [Cu(bpp)3Cl2].2H2O by in situ Atomic Force Microscopy M. Moret, S. Rizzato Crystal Growth Design 9 (2009) 5035

Crystallization behavior of coordination polymers. 1. Kinetic and thermodynamic features of 1,3-bis(4-pyridyl)propane/MCl2 systems L. Carlucci, G. Ciani, J.M. Garcia-Ruiz, M. Moret, D.M. Proserpio, S. Rizzato Crystal Growth Design 9 (2009) 5024

Organic-organic heteroepitaxy of semiconductor crystals: a-quaterthiophene on rubrene M. Campione, L. Raimondo, M. Moret, P. Campiglio, E. Fumagalli, A. Sassella   Chem. Mater. 21 (2009) 4859

Kinetic phase selection of rubrene heteroepitaxial domains M. Campione, M. Moret, L. Raimondo, A. Sassella J. Phys. Chem. C 113 (2009) 20927

Hirshfeld surfaces identify inadequacies in computations of intermolecular interactions in crystals: pentamorphic 1,8-dihydroxyanthraquinone A.L. Rohl, M. Moret, W. Kaminsky, K. Claborn, J. J. McKinnon, B. Kahr   Crystal Growth Design 8 (2008) 4517

Epitaxially grown sexiphenyl nanocrystals on the organic KAP(010) surface T. Haber, R. Resel, A. Thierry, M. Campione, A. Sassella, M. Moret   Physica E 41 (2008) 133

Organic-organic epitaxy of incommensurate systems: quaterthiophene on potassium hydrogen phthalate single crystals M. Campione, A. Sassella, M. Moret, A. Papagni, S. Trabattoni, R. Resel, O. Lengyel, V. Marcon, G. Raos   J. Am. Chem. Soc. 128 (2006) 13378

Structural characterisation of single crystals and thin films of alpha,omega-dihexylquaterthiophene M. Moret, M. Campione, A. Borghesi, L. Miozzo, A. Sassella, S. Trabattoni, B. Lotz, A. Thierry J. Mater. Chem. 15 (2005) 2444

A three-dimensional nanoporous flexible network of “square-planar” copper(II) centres with an unusual topology L. Carlucci, N. Cozzi, G. Ciani, M. Moret, D.M. Proserpio, S. Rizzato    Chem. Commun. (2002) 1354

Monitoring the crystal growth and interconversion of new coordination networks in the self-assembly of MCl2 salts (M = Co, Ni, Cu, Cd) and 1,3-bis(4-pyridyl)propane L. Carlucci, G. Ciani, M. Moret, D.M. Proserpio, S. Rizzato   Chem. Mater. 14 (2002) 12

Polymeric layers catenated by ribbons of rings in a three dimensional self-assembled architecture: a nanoporous network with spongelike behavior L. Carlucci, G. Ciani, M. Moret, D.M. Proserpio, S. Rizzato   Angew. Chemie Int. Ed. 39 (2000) 1506

Growth of potassium sulfate crystals in the presence of organic dyes: in situ characterization by atomic force microscopy A. Mauri, M. Moret J. Crystal Growth 208 (2000) 599

[Re6(mu-H)5(CO)24]-: the first carbonyl cluster with a cyclohexane-like structure M. Bergamo, T. Beringhelli, G. D'Alfonso, P. Mercandelli, M. Moret, A. Sironi Angew. Chemie Int. Ed. 38 (1999) 3486

[Re5(mu-H)4(CO)20]- and [Re5(m-H)5(CO)20], two isolobal analogues of cyclopentane M. Bergamo, T. Beringhelli, G. D'Alfonso, P. Mercandelli, M. Moret, A. Sironi Angew. Chemie Int. Ed. 37 (1998) 2128

Chain clusters through the anionic oligomerization of [Re2(mu-H)2(CO)8] M. Bergamo, T. Beringhelli, G. D'Alfonso, P. Mercandelli, M. Moret, A. Sironi J. Am. Chem. Soc. 120 (1998) 2971

Diastereoselective synthesis, molecular structure, and solution dynamics of meso- and rac-[ethylenebis(4,7-dimethyl-eta5-1-indenyl)]zirconium dichloride isomers and chain transfer reactions in propene polymerization with the rac isomer L. Resconi, F. Piemontesi, I. Camurati, D. Balboni, A. Sironi, M. Moret, H. Rychlicki, R. Zeigler   Organometallics 15 (1996) 5046

Crystal structures and solution conformations of the meso and racemic isomers of (ethylenebis(1-indenyl))zirconium dichloride F. Piemontesi, I. Camurati, L. Resconi, D. Balboni, A. Sironi, M. Moret, R. Zeigler, N. Piccolrovazzi Organometallics 14 (1995) 1256

The multiphase nature of the Cu(pz) and Ag(pz) (Hpz = pyrazole) systems: selective syntheses and ab-initio XRPD structural characterization of copper(I) and silver(I) pyrazolates N. Masciocchi, M. Moret, P. Cairati, A. Sironi, G.A. Ardizzoia, G. La Monica  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 116 (1994) 7668

Reaction of dioxygen with [Cu(dmpz)]n (Hdmpz = 3,5‑dimethylpyrazole). Crystal structure, reactivity, and catalytic properties of [Cu8(dmpz)8(OH)8] G.A. Ardizzoia, M.A. Angaroni, G. La Monica, F. Cariati, S. Cenini, M. Moret, N. Masciocchi   Inorg. Chem. 30 (1991) 4347

Cationic palladium(II)-diphosphine complexes as catalysts for the carbonylation of alkenes to ketones C. Pisano, G. Consiglio, A. Sironi, M. Moret   J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. (1991) 421

Electronic effects in homogeneous indenylzirconium Ziegler-Natta catalysts N. Piccolrovazzi, P. Pino, G. Consiglio, A. Sironi, M. Moret   Organometallics 9 (1990) 3098

72-76 Valence Electron clusters: an extension of the 16-18 electron rule. Synthesis, crystal structure and solution dynamics of the trigonal-bipyramidal pentanuclear clusters [PtIr4(CO)9(mu‑CO)5]2- and [PtIr4(CO)9(mu-CO)3]2- A. Fumagalli, R. Della Pergola, F. Bonacina, L. Garlaschelli, M. Moret, A. Sironi J. Am. Chem. Soc. 111 (1989) 165