Dipartimento di Chimica Universita’ di Bari “A. Moro, Italy
Luisa Torsi is professor at the University of Bari and elected vice-president of the European Material Research Society. She received her PhD in 1993 from the University of Bari and was post-doctoral fellow at Bell Labs (USA). In 2010 she was awarded with the Hedrick Emanuel Merck prize for analytical sciences. Her principal scientific contributions are in the fields of advanced materials and electronic devices mostly employed for sensing applications.. Torsi has more than 200 scientific products, including papers published in Science and in the Nature family journals, gathering over 7000 citations with a HI of 41 (Google scholar).