Group activities / News

March 7th, 2024

Valentina has been interviewed on the program “Story Time” by Radio Canale Italia.

She told how she became an engineer, how her passion for scientific research was born and why studying electronic engineering at the University of Pavia is a great choice for all students that would like to pursue a career in this field.

Listen to the complete interview here!


February 14th, 2024

Elisabetta defended her PhD dissertation entitled “New frontiers in sensing: combining classical optical techniques with innovative miniaturized devices”. 



December 22th, 2023

The Laboratory of ElectroOptics wish you a great Christmas period. We will recharge our batteries for a 2024 full of research and photonic activities! 

Stay tuned!

December 20th, 2023

Best way to conclude 2023: Great success of Elisabetta Bodo, who gave an excellent presentation at ECSA10. Best Contribution Award! 

Elisabetta presented our work on optofluidic sensors for monitoring patients’ safety during artificial nutrition monitoring.

To know more, click here!

September 15th, 2023

Elisabetta Bodo, PhD student of the XXXVI cycle in Microelectronics, who carries out her research at the Electrooptics Laboratory of the Department of Industrial and Information Engineering of the University of Pavia, won the prize established in memory of Prof. Felice Cennamo for the best work presented orally by a young researcher at the VII National Forum of Measures, annual congress of the Group of Electrical and Electronic Measurements, which took place in Bologna from 13 to 15 September 2023.


August 29th, 2023

Valentina Bello, PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Pavia, currently a researcher at the Department of Industrial and Information Engineering, was interviewed by the IEEE Photonics Society.

Valentina – who was the winner of the Prize for the best PhD thesis in applied photonics published by the IEEE Photonics Society Italian Chapter – talked about her studies, the birth of her interest in photonics and biophotonics, of his current research activities and also of his passions outside the laboratory.

Read the complete interview: click here! 



May 29th – June 1st, 2023

We joined the summer school ‘Mems Before And After 2025: From Application Requirements And Theoretical Aspects To Practical Design Approach‘.

Professor Sabina Merlo gave the lecture “Electromechanical characterization of M(O)EMS by spot optical interferometric techniques”. 

Valentina and Elisabetta joined the summer school.

Thanks to the organizers from Politecnico di Milano for the organization of this great event. 


March 31th, 2023

Valentina is the winner of the 2022 Best Doctoral Thesis Award in the field of Applied Photonics recognized by IEEE Photonics Italy Chapter!

Congrats Valentina! 

More information in the LinkedIn page of IEEE Photonics Society and in News Unipv

April 8th, 2022

Valentina has defended her PhD dissertation titled “Smart micro-opto-fluidic sensing platforms for contactless chemical and biological analyses”.

Congratulations for the excellent work!

March 13th, 2022

Happy Birthday Elisabetta!

December 23th, 2021

the Laboratory of ElectroOptics wishes Merry Christmas.

Activities will restart in January 2022.

Since we are members of GMEE, the Italian Association of Electrical and Electronic Measurements, in September 2021 we presented our works at the XXXVII National Conference of Electrical and Electronic Measurements. The conference was organized in Taormina, Italy.

Find more information on the website of the conference: click here!


On February 11th we celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science

We are also member of the IEEE WIE: Women in Science

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