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[114] Dong Y, Cui M, Qu J, Wang X, Kwon SH, Barrera J, Elvassore N and Gurtner GC. 2020. Conformable hyaluronic acid hydrogel delivers adipose-derived stem cells and promotes regeneration of burn injury. Acta Biomaterialia.


[113] Giobbe GG, Crowley C, Luni C, Campinoti S, Khedr M, Kretzschmar K, De Santis MM, Zambaiti E, Michielin F, Meran L, Hu Q, Van Son G, Urbani L, Manfredi A, Giomo M, Eaton S, Cacchiarelli D, Li VSW, Clevers H, Bonfanti P, Elvassore N and De Coppi P. 2019. Extracellular matrix hydrogel derived from decellularized tissues enables endodermal organoid culture. Nature Communications.

[112] Tonon F, Giobbe GG, Zambon A, Luni C, Gagliano O, Floreani A, Grassi G, Elvassore N. 2019. In vitro metabolic zonation through oxygen gradient on a chip. Scientific Reports.

[111] Gagliano O, Luni C, Qin W, Bertin E, Torchio E, Galvanin S, Urciuolo A, Elvassore N. 2019. Microfluidic reprogramming to pluripotency of human somatic cells. Nature Protocols.

[110] Beninatto R, Barbera C, De Lucchi O, Borsato G, Serena E, Guarise C, Pavan M, Luni C, Martewicz S, Galesso D, Elvassore N. 2019. Photocrosslinked hydrogels from coumarin derivatives of hyaluronic acid for tissue engineering applications. Materials Science and Engineering.

[109] Giulitti S, Pellegrini M, Zorzan I, Martini P, Gagliano O, Mutarelli M, Ziller MJ, Cacchiarelli D, Romualdi C, Elvassore N and Martello G. 2019. Direct generation of human naive induced pluripotent stem cells from somatic cells in microfluidics. Nature Cell Biology.

[108] Martewicz S, Luni C, Serena E, Pavan P, Chen HV, Rampazzo A, Elvassore N. 2019. Transcriptomic Characterization of a Human In Vitro Model of Arrhythmogenic Cardiomyopathy Under Topological and Mechanical Stimuli. Annals of Biomedical Engineering.

[107] Zoso A, Zambon A, Gagliano O, Giulitti S, Prevedello L, Fadini GP, Luni C, Elvassore N. 2019. Cross-talk of healthy and impaired human tissues for dissection of disease pathogenesis.Biotechnology Process.

[106] Prevedello L, Michielin F, Balcon M, Savio E, Pavan P and Elvassore N. 2019. A Novel Microfluidic Platform for Biomechano-Stimulations on a Chip. Annals of Biomedical Engineering.


[105] Giobbe GG, Zambon A, Vetralla M, Urbani L, Deguchi K, Pantano MF, Pugno NM, Elvassore N, De Coppi P and Spilimbergo S. 2018. Preservation over time of dried acellular esophageal matrix. Biomedical Physics and Engineering Express.

[104] Dong Y, Rodrigues M, Kwon S, Li X, Sigen A, Brett E, Elvassore N, Wang X, and Gurtner G. 2018. Acceleration of Diabetic Wound Regeneration using an In Situ–Formed Stem‐Cell‐Based Skin Substitute. Advanced Healthcare Material.

[103] Grespan E, Giobbe GG, Badique F, Anselme K, Rühe J, Elvassore.N. 2018. Effect of geometrical constraints on human pluripotent stem cell nuclei in pluripotency and differentiation. Integrative Biology.

[102] Martewicz S, Gabrel G, Campesan M, Canton M, Di Lisa F, Elvassore N. 2018. Live Cell Imaging in Microfluidic Device Proves Resistance to Oxygen/Glucose Deprivation in Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes. Anal. Chem.

[101] Hu Q, Luni C, Elvassore N. 2018. Microfluidics for secretome analysis under enhanced endogenous signaling. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications.


[100] Martewicz S, Serena E, Zatti S, Keller G, Elvassore N. 2017. Substrate and mechanotransduction influence SERCA2a localization in human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes affecting functional performance. Stem Cell Research.

[99] Chiarappa G, Grassi M1, Abrami M, Abbiati RA, Barba AA, Boisen A, Brucato V, Ghersi G, Caccavo D, Cascone S, Caserta S, Elvassore N, Giomo M, Guido S, Lamberti G, Larobina D, Manca D, Marizza P, Tomaiuolo G, Grassi G. 2017. Chemical Engineering in the “BIO” World. Curr Drug Deliv. 14(2):158-178.

[98] Brigo L, Urciuolo A, Giulitti S, Della Giustina G, Tromayer M, Liska R, Elvassore N, Brusatin G. 2017. 3D high-resolution two-photon crosslinked hydrogel structures for biological studies. Acta Biomater. 55:373-384.


[97] Serena E, Zatti S, Zoso A, Lo Verso F, Tedesco FS, Cossu G, Elvassore N. 2016. Skeletal muscle differentiation on a chip shows human donor mesoangioblasts’ efficiency in restoring dystrophin in a Duchenne muscular dystrophy model. Stem Cells Transl Med. 5(12):1676-1683.

[96] Della Giustina G, Giulitti S, Brigo L, Zanatta M, Tromayer M, Liska R, Elvassore N, Brusatin G. 2016. Hydrogel with Orthogonal Reactive Units: 2D and 3D Cross-Linking Modulation. Macromol Rapid Comm. 38:1600570.

[95] Grespan E, Martewicz S, Serena E. Le Houerou V, Rühe J, Elvassore N. Analysis of Calcium Transients and Uniaxial Contraction Force in Single Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes on Microstructured Elastic Substrate with Spatially Controlled Surface Chemistries. Langmuir, 2016, 32 (46), pp 12190–12201.

[94] Scattolini V, Luni C, Zambon A, Galvanin S, Gagliano O, Ciubotaru CD, Avogaro A, Mammano F, Elvassore N, Fadini GP. 2016. Simvastatin Rapidly and Reversibly Inhibits Insulin Secretion in Intact Single-Islet Cultures. Diabetes Ther. 7(4):679-693.

[93] Gagliano O, Elvassore N, Luni C. 2016. Microfluidic technology enhances the potential of human pluripotent stem cells. Biochem Bioph Res Co. 473(3):683-687.

[92] Luni C, Giulitti S, Serena E, Ferrari L, Zambon A, Gagliano O, Giobbe GG, Michielin F, Knobel S, Bosio A, Elvassore N. 2016. High-efficiency cellular reprogramming with microfluidics. Nat Methods. 13:446-452.

[91] Giulitti S, Zambon A, Michielin F, Elvassore, N. 2016. Mechanotransduction through substrates engineering and microfluidic devices. Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering. 11:67-73.

[90] Piccoli M, Urbani L, Alvarez-Fallas ME, Franzin C, Dedja A, Bertin E, Zuccolotto G, Rosato A, Pavan P, Elvassore N, De Coppi P, Pozzobon M. 2016. Improvement of diaphragmatic performance through orthotopic application of decellularized extracellular matrix patch. Biomaterials.  74:245–255.


[89] Michielin F, Serena E, Pavan P, Elvassore N. 2015. Microfluidic-assisted cyclic mechanical stimulation affects cellular membrane integrity in a human muscular dystrophy in vitro model. RSC Advances. 5:98429-98439.

[88] Zambon A, Zoso A, Gagliano O, Magrofuoco E, Fadini G.P., Avogaro A, Foletto M, Quake S, Elvassore N. 2015. High temporal resolution detection of patient-specific glucose uptake from human ex vivo adipose tissue on-chip. Anal. Chem87(13):6535–6543.

[87] Della Giustina G, Zambon A, Lamberti F, Elvassore N, Brusatin G. 2015. Straightforward micropatterning of oligonucleotides in microfluidics by novel spin-on ZrO2 surfaces. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 7(24):13280–13288.

[86] Giobbe GG, Michielin F, Luni C, Giulitti S, Martewicz S, Dupont S, Floreani A, Elvassore N. 2015. Functional differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells on a chip. Nat Methods. 12:637–640.


[85] Lamberti F, Brigo L, Favaro M, Luni C, Zoso A, Cattelan M, Agnoli S, Brusatin G, Granozzi G, Giomo M, Elvassore N. 2014. Optoelectrochemical biorecognition by optically transparent highly conductive graphene-modified fluorine-doped tin oxide substrates. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 6(24): 22769-22777.

[84] Luni C, Serena E, Elvassore N. 2014. Human-on-chip for therapy development and fundamental science. Curr Opin Biotech. 25: 45-50.

[83] Zatti S, Martewicz S, Serena E, Uno N, Giobbe GG, Kazuki Y, Oshimura M, Elvassore N. 2014. Complete restoration of multiple dystrophin isoforms in genetically corrected Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy patient-derived cardiomyocytes. Mol Ther – Methods and Clinical Development 1:article 1.

[82] Zambon A, Zoso A, Luni C, Frommer WB, Elvassore N. 2014. Determination of glucose flux in live myoblasts by microfluidic nanosensing and mathematical modeling. Integr Biol 6(3):277-288.


[81] Lamberti F, Agnoli S, Brigo L, Granozzi G, Giomo M and Nicola Elvassore. 2013. Surface functionalization of Fluorine-doped Tin Oxide samples through electrochemical grafting. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 5(24):12887–12894.

[80] Franzin C, Piccoli M, Serena E, Bertin E, Urbani L, Luni C, Pasqualetto V, Eaton S, Elvassore N, De Coppi P, Pozzobon M. 2013. Single cell PCR analysis of murine embryonic stem cells cultured on different substrates highlights heterogeneous expression of stem cell markers. Biol Cell 105:1-12.

[79] Giulitti S, Magrofuoco E, Prevedello L, Elvassore N. 2013. Optimal periodic perfusion strategy for robust long-term microfluidic cell culture. Lab on a Chip. 13:4430-4441.

[78] Aragona M, Panciera T, Manfrin M, Giulitti S, Michielin F, Elvassore N, Dupont S, Piccolo S. 2013. A mechanical checkpoint controls multicellular growth through YAP/TAZ regulation by actin-processing factors. Cell. 154(5):1047-1059.

[77] Lamberti F, Giulitti S, Giomo M, Elvassore N. 2013. Biosensing with electroconductive biomimetic soft materials. J Mater Chem B. 1:5083-5091.

[76] Lamberti F, Ferraro D, Giomo M, Elvassore N.2013. Enhancement of heterogeneous electron transfer dynamics tuning single-walled carbon nanotube forest height and density. Electrochim Acta. 97:304–312.

[75] Luni C, Michielin F, Barzon L, Calabrò V, Elvassore N. 2013. Stochastic model-assisted development of efficient low-dose viral transduction in microfluidics. Biophys J 104(4):934-942.


[74] Serena E, Cimetta E, Zatti S, Zaglia T, Zagallo M, Keller G, Elvassore N. 2012. Micro-arrayed human embryonic stem cells-derived cardiomyocytes for in vitro functional assay. PLoS ONE 7(11): e48483.

[73] Cimetta E, Franzoso M, Trevisan M, Serena E, Zambon A, Giulitti S, Barzon L, Elvassore N. 2012. Microfluidic-driven viral infection on cell cultures: theoretical and experimental study. Biomicrofluidics 6, 024127.

[72] Giobbe GG, Zagallo M, Riello M, Serena E, Masi G, Barzon L, di Camillo B, Elvassore N. 2012. Confined 3D microenvironment regulates early differentiation in human pluripotent stem cells. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 109(12):3119-32.

[71] Lamberti F, Luni C, Zambon A, Andrea Serra P, Giomo M, Elvassore N. 2012. Flow biosensing and sampling in indirect electrochemical detection. Biomicrofluidics 6(2):24114-2411413.

[70] Magrofuoco E, Elvassore N, Doyle FJ, III. 2012. Theoretical analysis of insulin-dependent glucose uptake heterogeneity in 3D bioreactor cell culture. Biotechnology Progress 28(3):833-45.

[69] Zatti S, Zoso A, Serena E, Luni C, Cimetta E, Elvassore N. 2012. Micropatterning topology on soft substrates affects myoblast proliferation and differentiation. Langmuir 28(5):2718-26.

[68] Martewicz S, Michielin F, Serena E, Zambon A, Mongillo M, Elvassore N. 2012. Reversible alteration of calcium dynamics in cardiomyocytes during acute hypoxia transient in a microfluidic platform. Integrative Biology 4(2):153-164.


[67] Rossi CA, Flaibani M, Blaauw B, Pozzobon M, Figallo E, Reggiani C, Vitiello L, Elvassore N, De Coppi P. 2011. In vivo tissue engineering of functional skeletal muscle by freshly isolated satellite cells embedded in a photopolymerizable hydrogel. FASEB Journal 25(7):2296-2304.

[66] Dupont S, Morsut L, Aragona M, Enzo E, Giulitti S, Cordenonsi M, Zanconato F, Le Digabel J, Forcato M, Bicciato S and others. 2011. Role of YAP/TAZ in mechanotransduction. Nature 474(7350):179-U212.

[65] Luni C, Doyle FJ, III, Elvassore N. 2011. Cell population modelling describes intrinsic heterogeneity: a case study for hematopoietic stem cells. Iet Systems Biology 5(3):164-U22.

[64] Luni C, Zagallo M, Albania L, Piccoli M, Pozzobon M, De Coppi P, Elvassore N. 2011. Design of a Stirred Multiwell Bioreactor for Expansion of CD34(+) Umbilical Cord Blood Cells in Hypoxic Conditions. Biotechnology Progress 27(4):1154-1162.

[63] Carnio S, Serena E, Rossi CA, De Coppi P, Elvassore N, Vitiello L. 2011. Three-dimensional porous scaffold allows long-term wild-type cell delivery in dystrophic muscle. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine 5(1):1-10.


[62] Carraro A, Flaibani M, Cillo U, Michelotto L, Magrofuoco E, Buggio M, Abatangelo G, Cortivo R, Herrera MB, Tetta C and others. 2010. A Combining Method to Enhance the In Vitro Differentiation of Hepatic Precursor Cells. Tissue Engineering Part C-Methods 16(6):1543-1551.

[61] Luni C, Feldman HC, Pozzobon M, De Coppi P, Meinhart CD, Elvassore N. 2010. Microliter-bioreactor array with buoyancy-driven stirring for human hematopoietic stem cell culture. Biomicrofluidics 4(3).

[60] Lamberti F, Agnoli S, Meneghetti M, Elvassore N. 2010. Nanotubes Oxidation Temperature Controls the Height of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Forests on Gold Micropatterned Thin Layers. Langmuir 26(13):11344-11348.

[59] Cimetta E, Cagnin S, Volpatti A, Lanfranchi G, Elvassore N. 2010. Dynamic Culture of Droplet-Confined Cell Arrays. Biotechnology Progress 26(1):220-231.

[58] Flaibani M, Magrofuoco E, Elvassore N. 2010. Computational Modeling of Cell Growth Heterogeneity in a Perfused 3D Scaffold. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 49(2):859-869.

[57] Cimetta E, Cannizzaro C, James R, Biechele T, Moon RT, Elvassore N, Vunjak-Novakovic G. 2010. Microfluidic device generating stable concentration gradients for long term cell culture: application to Wnt3a regulation of beta-catenin signaling. Lab on a Chip 10(23):3277-3283.

[56] Pozzobon M, Bollini S, Iop L, De Gaspari P, Chiavegato A, Rossi CA, Giuliani S, Leon FF, Elvassore N, Sartore S and others. 2010. Human Bone Marrow-Derived CD133(+) Cells Delivered to a Collagen Patch on Cryoinjured Rat Heart Promote Angiogenesis and Arteriogenesis. Cell Transplantation 19(10):1247-1260.

[55] Serena E, Zatti S, Reghelin E, Pasut A, Cimetta E, Elvassore N. 2010. Soft substrates drive optimal differentiation of human healthy and dystrophic myotubes. Integrative Biology 2(4):193-201.


[54] Serena E, Figallo E, Tandon N, Cannizzaro C, Gerecht S, Elvassore N, Vunjak-Novakovic G. 2009. Electrical stimulation of human embryonic stem cells: Cardiac differentiation and the generation of reactive oxygen species. Experimental Cell Research 315(20):3611-3619.

[53] Zavan B, Vindigni V, Vezzu K, Zorzato G, Luni C, Abatangelo G, Elvassore N, Cortivo R. 2009. Hyaluronan based porous nano-particles enriched with growth factors for the treatment of ulcers: a placebo-controlled study. Journal of Materials Science-Materials in Medicine 20(1):235-247.

[52] Flaibani M, Boldrin L, Cimetta E, Piccoli M, De Coppi P, Elvassore N. 2009. Muscle Differentiation and Myotubes Alignment Is Influenced by Micropatterned Surfaces and Exogenous Electrical Stimulation. Tissue Engineering Part A 15(9):2447-2457.

[51] Salmaso S, Bersani S, Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Caliceti P. 2009. Biopharmaceutical characterisation of insulin and recombinant human growth hormone loaded lipid submicron particles produced by supercritical gas micro-atomisation. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 379(1):51-58.

[50] Cimetta E, Pizzato S, Bollini S, Serena E, De Coppi P, Elvassore N. 2009. Production of arrays of cardiac and skeletal muscle myofibers by micropatterning techniques on a soft substrate. Biomedical Microdevices 11(2):389-400.

[49] Cimetta E, Figallo E, Cannizzaro C, Elvassore N, Vunjak-Novakovic G. 2009. Micro-bioreactor arrays for controlling cellular environments: Design principles for human embryonic stem cell applications. Methods 47(2):81-89.

[48] Salmaso S, Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Caliceti P. 2009. Production of Solid Lipid Submicron Particles for Protein Delivery Using a Novel Supercritical Gas-Assisted Melting Atomization Process. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 98(2):640-650.

[47] Franzoso S, Sandonà D, Picard A, Furlan S, Gobbo V, Salvatori S, Elvassore N, Cimetta E, Betto R, Schiaffino S. 2009. Cultured adult muscle fibers in the microgravity environment. The MYO experiment in the Foton-M3 space flight mission. Basic and Applied Myology 19(2&3):65-76.

[46] Flaibani M, Luni C, Sbalchiero E, Elvassore N. 2009. Flow Cytometric Cell Cycle Analysis of Muscle Precursor Cells Cultured Within 3D Scaffolds in a Perfusion Bioreactor. Biotechnology Progress 25(1):286-295.

[45] Zani A, Pierro A, Elvassore N, De Coppi P. 2009. Tissue engineering: an option for esophageal replacement? Seminars in Pediatric Surgery 18(1):57-62.


[44] Vezzu K, Betto V, Elvassore N. 2008. High-pressure gas-assisted absorption of protein within biopolymeric micro-patterned membrane. Biochemical Engineering Journal 40(2):241-248.

[43] Serena E, Flaibani M, Carnio S, Boldrin L, Vitiello L, De Coppi P, Elvassore N. 2008. Electrophysiologic stimulation improves myogenic potential of muscle precursor cells grown in a 3D collagen scaffold. Neurological Research 30(2):207-214.

[42] Boldrin L, Malerba A, Vitiello L, Cimetta E, Piccoli M, Messina C, Gamba PG, Elvassore N, De Coppi P. 2008. Efficient delivery of human single fiber-derived muscle precursor cells via biocompatible scaffold. Cell Transplantation 17(5):577-584.


[41] Callegari A, Bollini S, Iop L, Chiavegato A, Torregrossa G, Pozzobon M, Gerosa G, De Coppi P, Elvassore N, Sartore S. 2007. Neovascularization induced by porous collagen scaffold implanted on intact and cryoinjured rat hearts. Biomaterials 28(36):5449-5461.

[40] Figallo E, Cannizzaro C, Gerecht S, Burdick JA, Langer R, Elvassore N, Vunjak-Novakovic G. 2007. Micro-bioreactor array for controlling cellular microenvironments. Lab on a Chip 7(6):710-719.

[39] Cimetta E, Flaibani M, Mella M, Serena E, Boldrin L, De Coppi P, Elvassore N. 2007. Enhancement of viability of muscle precursor cells on 3D scaffold in a perfusion bioreactor. International Journal of Artificial Organs 30(5):415-428.

[38] Strumendo M, Bertucco A, Elvassore N. 2007. Modeling of particle formation processes using gas saturated solution atomization. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 41(1):115-125.

[37] Parton T, Bertucco A, Elvassore N, Grimolizzi L. 2007. A continuous plant for food preservation by high pressure CO2. Journal of Food Engineering 79(4):1410-1417.

[36] Parton T, Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Bertoloni G. 2007. High pressure CO2 inactivation of food: A multi-batch reactor system for inactivation kinetic determination. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 40(3):490-496.

[35] Boldrin L, Elvassore N, Malerba A, Flaibani M, Cimetta E, Piccoli M, Baroni MD, Gazzola MV, Messina C, Gamba P and others. 2007. Satellite cells delivered by micro-patterned scaffolds: A new strategy for cell transplantation in muscle diseases. Tissue Engineering 13(2):253-262.

[34] Figallo E, Flaibani M, Zavan B, Abatangelo G, Elvassore N. 2007. Micropatterned biopolymer 3D scaffold for static and dynamic culture of human fibroblasts. Biotechnology Progress 23(1):210-216.


[33] Coletti F, Macchietto S, Elvassore N. 2006. Mathematical modeling of three-dimensional cell cultures in perfusion bioreactors. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 45(24):8158-8169.

[32] Colussi S, Elvassore N, Kikic I. 2006. A comparison between semi-empirical and molecular-based equations of state for describing the thermodynamic of supercritical micronization processes. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 39(1):118-126.

[31] Terrin A, Di Benedetto G, Pertegato V, Cheung Y-F, Baillie G, Lynch MJ, Elvassore N, Prinz A, Herberg FW, Houslay MD and others. 2006. PGE(1) stimulation of HEK293 cells generates multiple contiguous domains with different [cAMP]: role of compartmentalized phosphodiesterases. Journal of Cell Biology 175(3):441-451.

[30] Spilimbergo S, Luca G, Elvassore N, Bertucco A. 2006. Effect of high-pressure gases on phase behaviour of solid lipids. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 38(3):289-294.

[29] Colussi S, Elvassore N, Kikic I. 2006. A comparison between semi-empirical and molecular-based equations of state for describing the thermodynamic of supercritical micronization processes. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 38(1):18-26.


[28] Elvassore N, Vezzu K, Bertucco A. 2005. Measurement and modeling of CO2 absorption in poly (lactic-co-glycolic acid). Journal of Supercritical Fluids 33(1):1-5.

[27] Stievano M, Elvassore N. 2005. High-pressure density and vapor-liquid equilibrium for the binary systems carbon dioxide-ethanol, carbon dioxide-acetone and carbon dioxide-dichloromethane. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 33(1):7-14.


[26] Salmaso S, Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Lante A, Caliceti P. 2004. Nisin-loaded poly-L-lactide nano-particles produced by CO2 anti-solvent precipitation for sustained antimicrobial activity. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 287(1-2):163-173.

[25] Elvassore N, Cozzi F, Bertucco A. 2004. Mass transport modeling in a gas antisolvent process. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 43(16):4935-4943.

[24] Striolo A, Colina CM, Gubbins KE, Elvassore N, Lue L. 2004. The depletion attraction between pairs of colloid particles in polymer solution. Molecular Simulation 30(7):437-449.

[23] Caliceti P, Salmaso S, Elvassore N, Bertucco A. 2004. Effective protein release from PEG/PLA nano-particles produced by compressed gas anti-solvent precipitation techniques. Journal of Controlled Release 94(1):195-205.


[22] Striolo A, Favaro A, Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Di Noto V. 2003. Evidence of conformational changes for protein films exposed to high-pressure CO2 by FT-IR spectroscopy. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 27(3):283-295.

[21] Elvassore N, Flaibani M, Bertucco A, Caliceti P. 2003. Thermodynamic analysis of micronization processes from gas-saturated solution. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 42(23):5924-5930.

[20] Striolo A, Elvassore N, Parton T, Bertucco A. 2003. Relationship between volume expansion, solvent-power, and precipitation in GAS processes. Aiche Journal 49(10):2671-2679.

[19] Kikic I, Vecchione F, Alessi P, Cortesi A, Eva F, Elvassore N. 2003. Polymer plasticization using supercritical carbon dioxide: Experiment and modeling. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 42(13):3022-3029.

[18] Elvassore N, Parton T, Bertucco A, Di Noto V. 2003. Kinetics of particle formation in the gas antisolvent precipitation process. Aiche Journal 49(4):859-868.

[17] Spilimbergo S, Elvassore N, Bertucco A. 2003. Inactivation of microorganisms by supercritical CO2 in a semi-continuous process. Italian Journal of Food Science 15(1):115-124.


[16] Striolo A, Bratko D, Wu JZ, Elvassore N, Blanch HW, Prausnitz JM. 2002. Forces between aqueous nonuniformly charged colloids from molecular simulation. Journal of Chemical Physics 116(17):7733-7743.

[15] Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Di Noto V. 2002. On-line monitoring of volume expansion in gas-antisolvent processes by UV-vis spectroscopy. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data 47(2):223-227.

[14] Elvassore N, Prausnitz JM. 2002. Fluid-solid equilibria of chain-like molecules. Fluid Phase Equilibria 194:567-577.

[13] Elvassore N, Striolo A, Bertucco A. 2002. Thermodynamic modeling of high-pressure equilibria within the McMillan-Mayer framework. Fluid Phase Equilibria 194:587-598.

[12] Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Fermeglia M. 2002. Phase-equilibria calculation by group-contribution perturbed-hard-sphere-chain equation of state. Aiche Journal 48(2):359-368.

[11] Spilimbergo S, Elvassore N, Bertucco A. 2002. Microbial inactivation by high-pressure. Journal of Supercritical Fluids 22(1):55-63.


[10] Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Caliceti P. 2001. Production of insulin-loaded poly(ethylene glycol)/poly(l-lactide) (PEG/PLA) nanoparticles by gas antisolvent techniques. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 90(10):1628-1636.

[9] Striolo A, Bratko D, Prausnitz JM, Elvassore N, Bertucco A. 2001. Influence of polymer structure upon active-ingredient loading: a Monte Carlo simulation study for design of drug-delivery devices. Fluid Phase Equilibria 183:341-350.

[8] Elvassore N, Baggio M, Pallado P, Bertucco A. 2001. Production of different morphologies of biocompatible polymeric materials by supercritical CO2 antisolvent techniques. Biotech Bioeng 73(6):449-457.

[7] Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Caliceti P. 2001. Production of protein-loaded polymeric microcapsules by compressed CO2 in a mixed solvent. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 40(3):795-800.


[6] Favari F, Bertucco A, Elvassore N, Fermeglia M. 2000. Multiphase multicomponent equilibria for mixtures containing polymers by the perturbation theory. Chemical Engineering Science 55(13):2379-2392.


[5] Bertucco A, Elvassore N, Fermeglia M, Prausnitz JM. 1999. A perturbed-hard-sphere-chain equation of state for phase equilibria of mixtures containing a refrigerant and a lubricant oil. Fluid Phase Equilibria 158:183-191.

[4] Elvassore N, Bertucco A, Wahlstrom A. 1999. A cubic equation of state with group contributions for the calculation of vapor-liquid equilibria of mixtures of hydrofluorocarbons and lubricant oils. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 38(5):2110-2118.


[3] Bobbo S, Stryjek R, Elvassore N, Bertucco A. 1998. A recirculation apparatus for vapor-liquid equilibrium measurements of refrigerants. Binary mixtures of R600a, R134a and R236fa. Fluid Phase Equilibria 150:343-352.

[2] Elvassore N, Barolo M, Bertucco A. 1998. Group-contribution equation of state for the prediction of vapor-liquid equilibria of mixtures containing hydrofluorocarbons and alkanes. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 37(8):3105-3111.


[1] Bertucco A, Barolo M, Elvassore N. 1997. Thermodynamic consistency of vapor-liquid equilibrium data at high pressure. Aiche Journal 43(2):547-554



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