Publications

2019-2015

M Roso, D Falcomer, A Azzano, C Boaretti, R Donadini, A Lorenzetti, M Modesti, Design and development of nanostructured filter media for VOCs abatement in closed environments, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2019), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2019.103045

M. Roso, C. Boaretti, R. Bonora, M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. Nanostructured active media for VOCs abatement: the synergy of graphene oxide and semiconductors coupling. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., (2018) 57(49),16635-16644. 10.1021/acs.iecr.8b04134

Modesti M, Costantini F, Lago Ed, Piovesan F, Roso M, Boaretti C, Lorenzetti A, Valuable secondary raw material by chemical recycling of polyisocyanurate foams, Polym. Degrad. Stab. (2018), doi: 10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2018.08.011.

L.Olivieri, M. Roso, M.G. De Angelis, A.Lorenzetti, Evaluation of electrospun nanofibrous mats as materials for CO2 capture: a feasibility study on functionalized poly(acrylonitrile) (PAN), J. Mem. Sci. (2018) 546, 128-138;

C. Boaretti, L. Pasquini, R. Sood, S. Giancola, A. Donnadio, M. Roso, M. Modesti, S. Cavaliere Mechanically stable nanofibrous sPEEK/Aquivion® composite membranes for fuel cell applications, J. Mem. Sci. (2018) 545, 66-74. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.memsci.2017.09.055.

N. Kasmi, M. Roso, N. Hammami, M. Majdoub, C. Boaretti, P. Sgarbossa, C. Vianello, G. Maschio, M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. “Microwave-assisted synthesis of isosorbide-derived diols for the preparation of thermally stable thermoplastic polyurethane”. Designed Monomers and Polymers, (2017), 20 (1),547-563

M.Roso, C. Boaretti, M.G. Pelizzo, A. Lauria, M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. Nanostructured photocatalysts based on different oxidized graphenes for VOCs removal. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res.(2017), 56 (36), 9980–9992.

Lorenzetti, B. Dittrich, B. Schartel, M. Roso,M. Modesti, Expandable graphite in polyurethane foams: The effect of expansion volume and intercalants on flame retardancy. Journal of Applied Polymer Science (2017) DOI: 10.1002/app.45173

M.Roso, A. Lorenzetti, C. Boaretti, M. Modesti. Electrically conductive membranes obtained by simultaneous electrospinning and electrospraying processes” Journal of Nanomaterials (2016) ID 8362535, 11 pages

Lorenzetti A., Roso M., Modesti M., “Effect of dual functional ionic liquids on the thermal degradation of poly(vinyl chloride)”, Polymers Degradation and stability. 129 (2016) 12-18

Storti E., Roso M., Modesti M., Aneziris C.G., Colombo P.“Preparation and morphology of magnesium borate fibers via electrospinning. Journal of the European Ceramic Society (2016)

Lorenzetti A. Roso M., Bruschetta A., Boaretti C., Modesti M., “Polyurethane-graphene nanocomposite foams with enhanced thermal insulating properties”. Polymers for Advanced Technologies.(2016) 27 (3), 303-307. DOI: 10.1002/pat.3635

Dettin, M.; Zamuner, A.; Roso, M.; Gloria, A.; Iucci, G.; Messina, G.; Marletta, G.; Modesti, M.; Castagliuolo, I.; Brun, P.”Elecrospun Scaffolds for Osteoblast Cells: Peptide-Induced Concentration-Dependent Improvements of Polycaprolactone “. PlosOne 201510 (9), e0137505

Dettin M., Zamuner A., Roso M., Iucci G., Samouillan V., Danesin R., Modesti M., Conconi M.T., “Facile and Selective Covalent Grafting of a RGD-Peptide to Electrospun Scaffolds Improves HUVEC Adhesion”. Journal of Peptide Science 2015 21(10)786-795.

Boaretti C. Roso M. Lorenzetti A. Modesti M. “Synthesis and Process Optimization of Electrospun PEEK-Sulfonated Nanofibers by Response Surface Methodology”. Materials 2015, 8, 4096-4117; doi:10.3390/ma8074096

Pagacz J., Leszczynska A., Modesti M, Boaretti C, Roso M, Malka I., Pielichowski K., “Thermal decomposition studies of bio-resourced polyamides by thermogravimetry and evolved gas analysis” . Thermochimica Acta. (2015) 612, 40-48

Guo A ,Roso M., ModestiM.,Maire E., Adrien J., Colombo P.”Characterization of porosity, structure, and mechanical properties of electrospun SiOC fiber mats “J Mater Sci (2015). DOI:10.1007/s10853-015-8973-5

Roso M, Lorenzetti A., Boaretti C., Hrelja D., Modesti M. “Graphene/TiO2 based photo-catalysts on nanostructured membranes as a potential active filter media for methanol gas-phase degradation”Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 176 (2015) 225–232 DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2015.04.006

A.Guo, M. Roso, P. Colombo, J. Liu, M. Modesti “In situ carbon thermal reduction method for the production of electrospun metal/SiOC composite fibers”, J Mater Sci (2015) 50:2735–2746 DOI 10.1007/s10853-015-8827-1

2014-2013

M. Modesti, M. Roso, C. Boaretti, S. Besco, D. Hrelja, P. Sgarbossa, A. Lorenzetti. Preparation of smart nano-engineered electrospun membranes for methanol gas-phase photoxidation, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2014)  DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2013.07.021

A. Guo, M. Roso, M. Modesti, J. Liu, P. Colombo. Preceramic Polymer-derived SiOC Fibers by Electrospinning, Journal of Applied Polymer Science (2014), DOI 10.1002/APP.39836

A. Guo, M. Roso, M. Modesti, J. Liu, P. Colombo. Hierarchically Structured Polymer-Derived Ceramic Fibers by Electrospinning and Catalyst-Assisted Pyrolysis, Journal of European Ceramic Society (2014) 34 (2), 549-554

S. Besco, A. Lorenzetti, M. Roso, C. Boaretti, D. Hrelja, D. Ferri, M. Modesti. Influence of melt viscosity on the structure and properties of electrically conductive nanocomposites produced by masterbatch process, Journal of Macromolecular Science and Engineering, 2014, DOI: 10.1002/mame.201300336

R. Neppalli, V. Causin, C. Marega, M. Modesti, R. Adhikari, S. Scholtyssek, S. Sinha Ray , A. Marigo. The effect of different clays on the structure, morphology and degradation behaviour of Poly(lactic acid), Applied Clay Science, (2014) 87, 278-284;

S. Besco, A. Bosio, M. Brisotto, L. E. Depero, A. Lorenzetti, E. Bontempi, R. Bonora, M. Michele. Structural and mechanical characterization of innovative sustainable composites based on recycled and stabilized fly ash, Materials (2014), 7, 5920-5933;

S. Besco, M. Brisotto, A. Gianoncelli, L.E. Depero, E. Bontempi, A. Lorenzetti, M. Modesti. Processing and Properties of Polypropylene-Based Composites Containing Inertized Fly Ash from Municipal Solid Waste Incineration, Journal of Applied Polymer Science (,2013) DOI: 10.1002/APP.39692

 A. Lorenzetti, S. Besco, D. Hrelja, M. Roso, E. Gallo, B. Schartel, M. Modesti. Phosphinates and layered silicates in charring polymers: the flame retardancy action in polyurethane foams, Polymer Degradation and Stability (2013), DOI 10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2013.08.002

 2012-2011

S. Besco, A. Lorenzetti, S. Donadi, Tony McNally, M. Modesti. Effect of modified clay on the morphology and electric properties of PC/ABS-MWCNT Composites, Journal of Macromolecular Science and Engineering,(2012), 24, 3617-3625

S. Besco, M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. Influence of processing parameters on the structure of melt blended Polyethylene/organoclay nanocomposites produced by a masterbatch route.Polymer Engineering and Science (2012), DOI 10.1002/pen.23310

A. Lorenzetti, M. Modesti, E. Gallo, B. Schartel, S. Besco, M. Roso. Syntheis of phosphinated polyurethane foams with improved fire behavior. Polymer Degradation and Stability (2012), DOI  10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2012.07.026

R. Danesini, P. Brun, M. Roso, F. Delaunay, V. Samouillan, K. Brunelli, G. Iucci, F. Ghezzo, M. Modesti, I. Castagliuolo, M. Dettin. Self-assembling peptide-enriched electrospun polycaprolactone scaffolds promote the h-osteoblast adhesion and modulate differentiation-associated gene expression, Bone (2012), DOI: 10.1016/j.bone.2012.08.119

S. Besco, A. Lorenzetti, M. Roso, M. Modesti.PA66/PA12/ clay based nanocomposites: morphology and physical properties, Polymers for Advanced Technologies (2011), 22, 1563-1571;

S. Besco, A. Lorenzetti, M. Roso, M. Modesti. PA66/PA12/ clay based nanocomposites: structure and thermal properties, Polymers for Advanced Technologies, (2011), 22 (11), 1518-1528;

M. Roso, A. Lorenzetti, S. Besco, M. Monti, G. Berti, M. Modesti. Application of empirical modelling in multi-layers membrane manufacturing, Computers and Chemical Engineering (2011),35, 2248-2256;

M. Dettin,P. Brun, F. Ghezzo, M. Roso, R. Danesin, A.Bagno, M. Modesti, I. Castagliuolo. Electrospun scaffolds of self-assembling peptides with poly(ethylene oxide) for bone tissue engineering, Acta Biomaterialia (2011)DOI10.1016/j.actbio.2011.02.025;

G. Iucci, F. Ghezzo, R. Danesin, M. Modesti, M. Dettin.Biomimetic Peptide-enriched Electrospun Polymers: a Photoelectron and Infrared Spectroscopy Study, Journal of Applied Polymer Science (2011), DOI 10.1002/app.34768;

S. Donadi, M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, S. Besco. PET/PA Nanocomposite Blends with Improved Gas Barrier Properties: Effect of Processing Conditions, J. Applied polymer Science (2011), 122, 3290-3297;

A. Lorenzetti; M. Modesti; S. Besco; D. Hrelja; S. Donadi.Influence of phosphorus valency on thermal behavior of flame retarded polyurethane foams, Polymer Degradation and Stability (2011), 96, 1455-1461;

E.Ugel, G. Giuliano, M. Modesti. Poly(ethylene-co-vinyl acetate)/clay nano composite: effect of clay nature and compatibilising agents on morphological, thermal and mechanical properties, Soft Nanoscience Letters (2011) doi. 10.4236/snl.2011

2010-2009

A. Lorenzetti,  D. Hrelja, S. Besco, M. Roso, M. Modesti. Improvement of nanoclays dispersion through microwave processing in polyurethane rigid nanocomposite foams, Journal of Applied Polymer Science (2010),115, 3667-3674;

E. Tomba, P. Facco, M. Roso, M. Modesti, F. Bezzo, M. Barolo. Artificial Vision System for the Automatic Measurement of Interfiber Pore Characteristics and Fiber Diameter Distribution in Nanofiber Assemblies, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (2010), 49, 2957-2968;

P. Facco, E. Tomba, M. Roso, M. Modesti, F. Bezzo and M. Barolo. Automatic characterization of nanofiber assemblies by image texture analysis, Chemometrics & Intelligent Laboratory Systems (2010),103 (1), 66-75

S. Semenzato, A. Lorenzetti, M. Modesti, E.Ugel, D. Hrelja, S. Besco, R. Bertani, R.A. Michelin, A. Sassi, G. Facchin, F. Zorzi. A novel phosphorus polyurethane foam/montmorillonite nanocomposite: preparation, characterisation and thermal behaviour, Applied clay science (2009), 44, 35-42;

2008-2006

M. Modesti, S. Besco, A. Lorenzetti, M. Zammarano, V. Causin, C. Marega, J. W. Gilman, D. M. Fox, P. C. Trulove, H. C. De Long, P.H. Maupin. Imidazolium modified clay-based ABS nanocomposites: a comparison between melt-blending and solution intercalation processes, Polymers for Advanced Technologies (2008), 19 (11), 1576-1583;

M. Roso, S. Sundarrajan, D. Pliszka, S. Ramakrishna, M. Modesti. Multifunctional membranes based on spinning technologies: the synergy of nanofibers and nanoparticles, Nanotechnology (2008), 19, 285707-285713

M.Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, S. Besco, D. Hrelja, S. Semenzato, R.Bertani, R.A. Michelin. Synergism between flame retardant and modified layered silicate on thermal stability and fire behaviuor of polyurethane nanocomposite foams, Polymer Degradation and Stability (2008), DOI: 10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2008.08.005

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, S. Besco. Influence of Nanofillers on Thermal Insulating Properties of Polyurethane Nanocomposites Foams, Polymer Engineering & Science (2007), 47 (9), 1351-1358;

E. Florian, M. Modesti, M. Ulbricht. Preparation and Characterisation of Novel Solvent-Resistant Nanofiltration Composite Membranes Based on Crosslinked Polyurethanes,  Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (2007), 46,  4891-4899;

M. Modesti, S. Besco, A. Lorenzetti, V. Causin, C. Marega, J. W. Gilman, D. M. Fox, P. C. Trulove, H. C. De Long, M. Zammarano. ABS/clay Nanocomposites Obtained by Solution Technique: Influence of clays’ Organic Modifiers, Polymer Degradation and stability (2007), 92(12), 2206-2213;

L. Stefani, M. Zanon, M. Modesti, E. Ugel, G. Vox, E. Schettini. Reduction of the Environmental Impact of Plastic Film for Greenhouse Covering by Using Fluoropolymeric Materials, ISHS, International Society of Horticultural Science 2007, Acta Horticulturae, 801;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, D. Bon, S. Besco. Thermal behaviour of compatibilized polypropylene nanocomposite: effect of processing conditions, Polymer Degradation and Stability (2006), 91, 672-680;

 2005-2001

 M. Modesti, L. Zanella, A. Lorenzetti, R. Bertani, M. Gleria. Thermally Stable Hybrid Foams Based on Cyclophosphazene and Polyurethanes, Polymer Degradation and Stability (2005), 87/2, 287-292;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, C. Dall’Acqua .Long-term performances of environmental friendly blowing agents, Polymer Engineering & Science (2005), 45 (3), 260-270;

M. Modesti, S. Besco, A. Lorenzetti, G. Zanirato, F. Rauli. Reinforcing effect of organo-modified layered silicates in high-density polyethylene, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2005), 5 (6), 958-963;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, D. Bon, S. Besco. Effect of processing conditions on morphology and mechanical properties of compatibilized polypropylene nanocomposites, Polymer (2005), 46, 10237-10245;

M. Modesti, C. Dall’Acqua, A. Lorenzetti, E. Florian.Mathematical Model and experimental validation of water cluster influence upon vapour permeation through hydrophilic dense membrane, Journal of Membrane Science (2004), 229, 211-223;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, C. Dall’Acqua. New Experimental Method for Determination of Effective Diffusion Coefficients of Blowing Agents in Polyurethane Foams, Polymer Engineering & Science (2004), 44 (12), 2229-2239;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, F. Simioni, G. Camino. Expandable graphite as an intumescent flame retardant in polyisocyanurate-polyurethane foams,Polymer Degradation and Stability (2002), 77(2), 195-202;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. Improvement on Fire Behaviour of Water Blown PIR-PUR Foams: Use of a New Halogen-Free Flame Retardant, European Polymer Journal (2003), 39/2, 263-268;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. Halogen-free flame retardants for polymeric foams, Polymer Degradation and Stability (2002), 78 (1), 167-173;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. Flame retardancy of polyisocyanurate-polyurethane foams: use of different charring agents,Polymer Degradation and Stability (2002), 78 (2), 341-347;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti. An experimental method for evaluating isocyanate conversion and trimer formation in PIR-PUR Foams, European Polymer Journal (2001), 37, 949-954;

T. Takahashi, H. Münstedt, P. Colombo, M. Modesti. Thermal evolution of a silicone resin/polyurethane blend from preceramic to ceramic foam, Journal of Material Science (2001), 36, 1627-1639;

A. Prociak, J. Pielichowski, M. Modesti, F. Simioni, M. Checchin. Influence of Different Phosphorous Flame-Retardants on Fire Behaviour of Rigid Polyurethane Foams Blown with Pentane, Polymer (2001), 46(10), 693-696;

M. Modesti, A. Lorenzetti, F. Simioni, M. Checchini. Influence of Different Flame Retardant on Fire Behaviour of Modified PIR/PUR Polymers, Polymer Degradation and Stability (2001), 74, 475-479;

T. Takahashi, H. Münstedt, M. Modesti, P. Colombo. Oxidation Resistant Ceramic Foam from a Silicone Preceramic Polymer/Polyurethane Blend, Journal of the European Ceramic Society (2001), 21, 2821-2828;

2000-1987

M. Modesti, M.I. Tiberio, F. Simioni, M. Veronelli, G. Zinelli and M. Passudetti. Processing of Ternary Polymer Blends based on Polyvinyl Chloride, Thermoplastic Polyester Polyurethane and Polyethylene-co-Acrylate-co-CO. Part II: Physical and Mechanical Properties, Journal of Elastomers and Plastics (2000), 32 (1), 15-32;

M. Modesti, V. Adriani, F. simioni. Chemical and Physical Blowing Agents in Structural Polyurethane Foams: Simulation and Characterization, Polymer Engineering & Science (2000), 40(9), 2046-2057;

M. Modesti, F. Simioni, M.I. Tiberio, M. Veronelli, G. Zinelli and M. Passudetti. Processing of Ternary Polymer Blends based on Polyvinyl chloride, Thermoplastic Polyester Polyurethane and Polyethylene-co-Acrylate-co-CO. Part I: Dynamic Mechanical and Morphological Properties, Journal of Elastomers and Plastics (1999), 31;

M. Modesti, F. Simioni, M. Checchin, J. Pielichowski, A. Prociak. Thermal Stability and Fire Performance of Modified Polyisocyanurate Foams, Cellular Polymers (1999), 18(5);

G. Facchin, L. Guarino, M. Modesti, F. Minto, M. Gleria. Thermosetting Resins and Azo Dyes Based on Phosphazenes, Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers (1999), 9(3), 133-150;

P. Colombo, M. Modesti. Silicon Oxycarbide Ceramic Foams from a Preceramic Polymer, Journal of American Ceramic Society (1999), 82(3), 573-578;

P. Colombo,  M. Modesti. Silicon Oxycarbide Foams from a Silicone Preceramic Polymer and Polyurethane, Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology (1999),14, 103-111;

P. Colombo, M. Griffoni, M. Modesti. Ceramic Foams from Preceramic Polymer and Polyurethane: Preparation and Morphological Investigations, Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology (1998), 13, 195-199;

M. Modesti, N. Baldoin, F. Simioni. Formic Acid as a co-Blowing Agent in Rigid Polyurethane Foams”, European Polymer Journal (1998), 34(9), 1233-1241;

A. Prociak, K. Pielichowski, M. Modesti, F. Simioni. Influence of Different Flame Retardants on Fire Behaviour of Rigid Polyurethane Foams Blown with Pentane, Cellular Polymers (1997), 16(4), 284, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech;

M. Modesti. Recycling of Polyurethane Polymers, Advances in urethane Science and technology (1996), 13, 237 – 288, Ed. by K.C. Frisch and D. Klempner; Technomic Publishing Co., Pennsylvania U.S.A.;

F. Simioni, M. Modesti. An Industrial Process for Chemical Recycling of Rigid Polyurethane Foams, ICP (1996), 245, Editrice: Eris – Milano.

M. Modesti, F. Simioni. Chemical Recycling of Reinforced Polyurethane from Automotive Industry, Polymer Engineering & Science (1996), 36(17), 2173 – 2178;

M. Modesti, F. Simioni, R. Munari, N. Baldoin. Recycling of Flexible Polyurethane Foams with a Low Aromatic Amines Content, Reactive & Functional Polymers (1995), 26, 157, Elsevier Science Inc. Pub., New York;

M. Modesti, F. Simioni, P. Albertin. Thermal and Thermal-Oxidative Degradation of Polyurethane Foams Filled with Ammonium Phosphate, Cellular Polymers(1994), 13(2), 113, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech. LTD Publishing, Shawbury (U.K.);

M. Modesti, F. Simioni, G. Navazio, P. Albertin. Ammonium Phosphate on Rigid Polyurethane foams as flame retardant, Material Engineering (1994), 5(3), 429, Ed. by F. Sandrolini, Y. Ohama, H.J. Stevens, G. C. Pellacani, MUCCHI Ed., Modena, Italy;

M Modesti, F. Simioni. Effect of Phospho-alogenated Polyether Polyol on Fire Behavior of Rigid Polyurethane Foams Blown with Various Agents, Cellular Polymers (1994), 13(4), 277, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech. LTD Publishing;

M. Modesti, F. Simioni, S.A. Rienzi. Recycling of Microcellular Polyurethane Elastomer Waste, Advances in the chemistry and processing od various elastomers (1994), 1, 104; Melvyn A. Kohudic Eds., Technomic Publishing Co., Pennsylvania USA;

F. Simioni, M. Modesti. Glycolysis of flexible Polyurethane foams, Cellular Polymers (1993), 12(5),337, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech. LTD Publishing, Shawbury (U.K.);

M. Modesti, S.A. Rienzi, F. Simioni. Recycling of Microcellular Polyurethane Elastomer Waste, Journal of elastomerd and plastics (1992), 24(4), 288, H.A. Aglan Eds., Technomic Publishing Co., Pennsylvania. USA;

F. Simioni, M. Modesti. Controlled Degradation of Polyurethane for Recycling, Material Engineering (1991), 2(1), 127, Ed. by F. Sandrolini, Y. Ohama, H.J. Stevens, G. C. Pellacani, MUCCHI Ed., Modena, Italy;

F. Simioni, M. Modesti and C.A. Brambilla. Polyester Polyol from Microcellular Elastomer Scraps for Rigid Foam Polyurethane and Polyisocyanurate Production, Cellular Polymers (1989), 8, 387, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech. LTD Publishing, Shawbury (U.K.);

F. Simioni, M. Modesti. Thermal-Oxidative Degradation of Rigid Polyurethane Foams Filled with Alumina Trihydrate, Part 2, Cellular Polymers (1988),7, 287, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech. LTD Publishing, Shawbury (U.K.)

F. Simioni, M. Modesti, L. Conte. Alumina Trihydrate in Rigid Polyurethane Foams, Part 1, Cellular Polymers (1988), 7, 232, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech. LTD Publishing;

F. Simioni, M. Modesti and S.A. Rienzi. Polyol Recovery from Elastomer Polyurethane Waste, Cellular Polymers (1987), 6, 27, Ed. by J.M. Buist; RAPRA Tech. LTD Publishing., Shawbury (U.K.);

 

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