Antonio Politano

Post Doc

Research Lines

Graphene Labs

Contacts

antonio.politano@iit.it

About

PhD in Physics in December 2008.

 

- Habilitation as Full professor in the scientific sectors 02/B1- Experimental Physics of Matter and 03/B2- Chemical basis of technology applications, awarded by Italian Ministry of University and Research (MIUR);

- Habilitation as Associate professor in the scientific sectors 02/B1- Experimental Physics of Matter, 03/A2- Models and methods for Chemistry (Physical Chemistry), 03/B1- Principles of Chemistry and Inorganic Systems and 03/B2- Chemical basis of technology applications, awarded by Italian Ministry of University and Research (MIUR).

 

IIT Publications

  • 2018
  • Lamuta C., Campi D., Pagnotta L., Dasadia A., Cupolillo A., Politano A.iit
    DOI

    Determination of the mechanical properties of SnSe, a novel layered semiconductor

    Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids
  • Politano A.iit, Wang L., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Insight on Thermally Activated Hydrocarbon Dehydrogenation on the Pt3Ni(111) Surface: From Adsorbed Hydrocarbons Up to Graphene Formation

    Journal of Physical Chemistry C
  • Politano A.iit, Yu H.K., Farias D., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Multiple acoustic surface plasmons in graphene/Cu(111) contacts

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 97, (no. 3)
  • Politano A.iit, Di Profio G., Fontananova E., Sanna V., Cupolillo A., Curcio E.
    DOI

    Overcoming temperature polarization in membrane distillation by thermoplasmonic effects activated by Ag nanofillers in polymeric membranes

    Desalination
  • Agarwal A., Vitiello M.S., Viti L., Cupolillo A., Politano A.iit
    DOI

    Plasmonics with two-dimensional semiconductors: From basic research to technological applications

    Nanoscale, vol. 10, (no. 19), pp. 8938-8946
  • Roth S., Lee H., Sterzi A., Zacchigna M., Politano A.iit, Sankar R., Chou F.C., Di Santo G., Petaccia L., Yazyev O.V., Crepaldi A.
    DOI

    Reinvestigating the surface and bulk electronic properties of Cd3As2

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 97, (no. 16)
  • Politano A.iit, Chiarello G., Kuo C. N., Lue C. S., Edla R., Torelli P., Pellegrini V.iit, Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Tailoring the surface chemical reactivity of transition-metal dichalcogenide PtTe2 crystals

    Advanced Functional Materials
  • Tang W., Politano A.iit, Guo C., Guo W., Liu C., Wang L., Chen X., Lu W.
    DOI

    Ultrasensitive Room-Temperature Terahertz Direct Detection Based on a Bismuth Selenide Topological Insulator

    Advanced Functional Materials
  • 2017
  • Politano A.iit, Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Anomalous lattice vibrations in self-nanostructured graphene on Ru(0001)

    Surface Science
  • Viti L., Politano A., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Black phosphorus nanodevices at terahertz frequencies: Photodetectors and future challenges

    APL Materials, vol. 5, (no. 3)
  • Politano A., Lamuta C., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Cutting a Gordian Knot: Dispersion of plasmonic modes in Bi2Se3 topological insulator

    Applied Physics Letters, vol. 110, (no. 21)
  • Politano A., Radovic I., Borka D., Miskovic Z.L., Yu H.K., Farias D., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Dispersion and damping of the interband π plasmon in graphene grown on Cu(111) foils

    Carbon, vol. 114, pp. 70-76
  • Politano A., Slotman G.J., Roldan R., Chiarello G., Campi D., Katsnelson M.I., Yuan S.
    DOI

    Effect of moiré superlattice reconstruction in the electronic excitation spectrum of graphene-metal heterostructures

    2D Materials, vol. 4, (no. 2)
  • Alfano M., Lamuta C., Chiarello G., Politano A.iit
    DOI

    Elastic Properties and Electron–Phonon Coupling of Graphene/Metal Interfaces Probed by Phonon Dispersion

    Carbon Nanostructures, (no. 9783319581323), pp. 47-59
  • Verre S., Ombres L., Politano A.iit
    DOI

    Evaluation of the free-vibration frequency and the variation of the bending rigidity of graphene nanoplates: The role of the shape geometry and boundary conditions

    Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol. 17, (no. 12), pp. 8827-8834
  • Politano A.iit, Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Graphene on Pt3Ni(1 1 1): A suitable platform for tunable charge doping, electron–phonon coupling and plasmonic excitations

    2D Materials, vol. 4, (no. 3)
  • Politano A.iit, Campi D., Cattelan M., Ben Amara I., Jaziri S., Mazzotti A., Barinov A., Gurbulak B., Duman S., Agnoli S., Caputi L.S., Granozzi G., Cupolillo A.
    DOI

    Indium selenide: An insight into electronic band structure and surface excitations

    Scientific Reports, vol. 7, (no. 1)
  • Mitrofanov O., Viti L., Giordano M.C., Dardanis E., Ercolani D., Politano A., Sorba L., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Near-Field microscopy with phase sensitive coherent detection employing quantum cascade lasers

    International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz
  • Mitrofanov O., Viti L., Dardanis E., Giordano M.C., Ercolani D., Politano A., Sorba L., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Near-field terahertz probes with room-temperature nanodetectors for subwavelength resolution imaging

    Scientific Reports, vol. 7
  • Politano A., Viti L., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Optoelectronic devices, plasmonics, and photonics with topological insulators

    APL Materials, vol. 5, (no. 3)
  • Politano A., Argurio P., Di Profio G., Sanna V., Cupolillo A., Chakraborty S., Arafat H.A., Curcio E.
    DOI

    Photothermal Membrane Distillation for Seawater Desalination

    Advanced Materials, vol. 29, (no. 2)
  • Politano A., Chiarello G., Spinella C.
    DOI

    Plasmon spectroscopy of graphene and other two-dimensional materials with transmission electron microscopy

    Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, vol. 65, pp. 88-99
  • Einaga M., Shimizu K., Hu J., Mao Z. Q., Politano A.iit
    DOI

    Resistivity of Weyl semimetals NbP and TaP under pressure

    Physica Status Solidi - Rapid Research Letters, vol. 11, (no. 8), pp. 1700182
  • Farrell E., Hassan M.I., Tufa R.A., Tuomiranta A., Avci A.H., Politano A., Curcio E., Arafat H.A.
    DOI

    Reverse electrodialysis powered greenhouse concept for water- and energy-self-sufficient agriculture

    Applied Energy, vol. 187, pp. 390-409
  • Politano A.iit, Campi D., Stradi D., Chiarello G.iit
    DOI

    Site-dependent lattice dynamics in periodically rippled graphene on Ru(0001)

    Europhysics Letters, vol. 118, (no. 2)
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    Spectroscopic Investigations of Phonons in Epitaxial Graphene

    Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences, vol. 42, (no. 2), pp. 99-128
  • Gugliuzza A., Politano A., Drioli E.
    DOI

    The advent of graphene and other two-dimensional materials in membrane science and technology

    Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering, vol. 16, pp. 78-85
  • Boukhvalov D.W., Gurbulak B., Duman S., Wang L., Politano A.iit, Caputi L.S., Chiarello G., Cupolillo A.
    DOI

    The advent of indium selenide: Synthesis, electronic properties, ambient stability and applications

    Nanomaterials, vol. 7, (no. 11)
  • Politano A.iit, Di Profio G., Sanna V., Curcio E.
    DOI

    Thermoplasmonic membrane distillation

    Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol. 60, pp. 301-306
  • Politano A., Vitiello M.S., Viti L., Boukhvalov D.W., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    The role of surface chemical reactivity in the stability of electronic nanodevices based on two-dimensional materials “beyond graphene” and topological insulators

    FlatChem, vol. 1, pp. 60-64
  • 2016
  • Nicotra G., Politano A., Mio A.M., Deretzis I., Hu J., Mao Z.Q., Wei J., La Magna A., Spinella C.
    DOI

    Absorption edges of black phosphorus: A comparative analysis

    Physica Status Solidi (B): Basic Research, vol. 253, (no. 12), pp. 2509-2514
  • Viti L., Hu J., Coquillat D., Politano A., Consejo C., Knap W., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Black phosphorus and hybrid van der wall heterostructured terahertz photodetectors

    International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves, IRMMW-THz, vol. 2016-November
  • Viti L., Hu J., Coquillat D., Politano A., Knap W., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Efficient Terahertz detection in black-phosphorus nano-transistors with selective and controllable plasma-wave, bolometric and thermoelectric response

    Scientific Reports, vol. 6
  • Viti L., Hu J., Coquillat D., Politano A., Consejo C., Knap W., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Heterostructured hBN-BP-hBN Nanodetectors at Terahertz Frequencies

    Advanced Materials, pp. 7390-7396
  • Lamuta C., Cupolillo A., Politano A., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Chulkov E.V., Pagnotta L.
    DOI

    Indentation fracture toughness of single-crystal Bi2Te3topological insulators

    Nano Research, vol. 9, (no. 4), pp. 1032-1042
  • Aliev Z.S., Zuniga F.J., Koroteev Y.M., Breczewski T., Babanly N.B., Amiraslanov I.R., Politano A., Madariaga G., Babanly M.B., Chulkov E.V.
    DOI

    Insight on a novel layered semiconductors: CuTlS and CuTlSe

    Journal of Solid State Chemistry, vol. 242, pp. 1-7
  • Politano A., Radovic I., Borka D., Miskovic Z.L., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Interband plasmons in supported graphene on metal substrates: Theory and experiments

    Carbon, vol. 96, pp. 91-97
  • Caputo M., Panighel M., Lisi S., Khalil L., Santo G.D., Papalazarou E., Hruban A., Konczykowski M., Krusin-Elbaum L., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Otrokov M.M., Politano A., Chulkov E.V., Arnau A., Marinova V., Das P.K., Fujii J., Vobornik I., Perfetti L., Mugarza A., Goldoni A., Marsi M.
    DOI

    Manipulating the Topological Interface by Molecular Adsorbates: Adsorption of Co-Phthalocyanine on Bi2Se3

    Nano Letters, vol. 16, (no. 6), pp. 3409-3414
  • Lamuta C., Campi D., Cupolillo A., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Chulkov E.V., Politano A., Pagnotta L.
    DOI

    Mechanical properties of Bi2Te3 topological insulator investigated by density functional theory and nanoindentation

    Scripta Materialia, vol. 121, pp. 50-55
  • Lamuta C., Cupolillo A., Politano A., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Chulkov E.V., Alfano M., Pagnotta L.
    DOI

    Nanoindentation of single-crystal Bi2Te3 topological insulators grown with the Bridgman–Stockbarger method

    Physica Status Solidi (B): Basic Research, vol. 253, (no. 6), pp. 1082-1086
  • Viti L., Coquillat D., Politano A., Kokh K.A., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Tereshchenko O.E., Knap W., Chulkov E.V., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Plasma-Wave Terahertz Detection Mediated by Topological Insulators Surface States

    Nano Letters, vol. 16, (no. 1), pp. 80-87
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    Quasi-freestanding graphene on Ni(110): A graphene/metal contact with suppressed interface states

    Nano Research, vol. 9, (no. 6), pp. 1795-1800
  • Larciprete R., Colonna S., Ronci F., Flammini R., Lacovig P., Apostol N., Politano A., Feulner P., Menzel D., Lizzit S.
    DOI

    Self-Assembly of Graphene Nanoblisters Sealed to a Bare Metal Surface

    Nano Letters, vol. 16, (no. 3), pp. 1808-1817
  • Politano A., Chiarello G., Samnakay R., Liu G., Gurbulak B., Duman S., Balandin A.A., Boukhvalov D.W.
    DOI

    The influence of chemical reactivity of surface defects on ambient-stable InSe-based nanodevices

    Nanoscale, vol. 8, (no. 16), pp. 8474-8479
  • Politano A., Vitiello M.S., Viti L., Hu J., Mao Z., Wei J., Chiarello G., Boukhvalov D.W.
    DOI

    Unusually strong lateral interaction in the CO overlayer in phosphorene-based systems

    Nano Research, vol. 9, (no. 9), pp. 2598-2605
  • Politano A., Cattelan M., Boukhvalov D.W., Campi D., Cupolillo A., Agnoli S., Apostol N.G., Lacovig P., Lizzit S., Farias D., Chiarello G., Granozzi G., Larciprete R.
    DOI

    Unveiling the Mechanisms Leading to H2 Production Promoted by Water Decomposition on Epitaxial Graphene at Room Temperature

    ACS Nano, vol. 10, (no. 4), pp. 4543-4549
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Unveiling the Oxidation Processes of Pt3Ni(1 1 1) by Real-Time Surface Core-Level Spectroscopy

    ChemCatChem, vol. 8, (no. 4), pp. 713-718
  • Politano A., Cupolillo A., Di Profio G., Arafat H.A., Chiarello G., Curcio E.
    DOI

    When plasmonics meets membrane technology

    Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 28, (no. 36)
  • 2015
  • Viti L., Hu J., Coquillat D., Knap W., Tredicucci A., Politano A., Vitiello M.S.
    DOI

    Black Phosphorus Terahertz Photodetectors

    Advanced Materials, vol. 27, (no. 37), pp. 5567-5572
  • Politano A., De Juan F., Chiarello G., Fertig H.A.
    DOI

    Emergence of an Out-of-Plane Optical Phonon (ZO) Kohn Anomaly in Quasifreestanding Epitaxial Graphene

    Physical Review Letters, vol. 115, (no. 7)
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Ice formation on clean and alkali-doped quasi-freestanding graphene: A vibrational investigation

    Carbon, vol. 93, pp. 242-249
  • Politano A., Silkin V.M., Nechaev I.A., Vitiello M.S., Viti L., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Chiarello G., Echenique P.M., Chulkov E.V.
    DOI

    Interplay of surface and Dirac plasmons in topological insulators: The case of Bi2Se3

    Physical Review Letters, vol. 115, (no. 21)
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    Probing growth dynamics of graphene/Ru(0001) and the effects of air exposure by means of helium atom scattering

    Surface Science, vol. 634, pp. 44-48
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Probing the Young’s modulus and Poisson’s ratio in graphene/metal interfaces and graphite: a comparative study

    Nano Research, vol. 8, (no. 6), pp. 1847-1856
  • Nechaev I.A., Aguilera I., De Renzi V., Di Bona A., Lodi Rizzini A., Mio A.M., Nicotra G., Politano A., Scalese S., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Friedrich C., Blugel S., Chulkov E.V.
    DOI

    Quasiparticle spectrum and plasmonic excitations in the topological insulator Sb2Te3

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 91, (no. 24)
  • Nicotra G., Mio A.M., Cupolillo A., Hu J., Wei J., Mao Z., Deretzis I., Politano A., Spinella C.
    DOI

    STEM and EELS investigation on black phosphorus at atomic resolution

    Microscopy and Microanalysis, vol. 21, pp. 427-428
  • Cupolillo A., Politano A., Ligato N., Cid Perez D.M., Chiarello G., Caputi L.S.
    DOI

    Substrate-dependent plasmonic properties of supported graphene

    Surface Science, vol. 634, pp. 76-80
  • De Juan F., Politano A., Chiarello G., Fertig H.A.
    DOI

    Symmetries and selection rules in the measurement of the phonon spectrum of graphene and related materials

    Carbon, vol. 85, pp. 225-232
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    The influence of electron confinement, quantum size effects, and film morphology on the dispersion and the damping of plasmonic modes in Ag and Au thin films

    Progress in Surface Science, vol. 90, (no. 2), pp. 144-193
  • Politano A., Chiarello G., Cupolillo A.
    DOI

    Toward a novel theoretical approach for determining the nature of electronic excitations in quasi-two-dimensional systems

    New Journal of Physics, vol. 17, (no. 8)
  • 2014
  • Fladischer K., Politano A., Ernst W.E., Farias D., Miranda R.
    DOI

    A helium atom scattering study of well-ordered TCNQ adlayers on Cu(100)

    Surface Science, vol. 620, pp. 65-69
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Emergence of a nonlinear plasmon in the electronic response of doped graphene

    Carbon, vol. 71, pp. 176-180
  • Politano A., Caputo M., Nappini S., Bondino F., Magnano E., Aliev Z.S., Babanly M.B., Goldoni A., Chiarello G., Chulkov E.V.
    DOI

    Exploring the surface chemical reactivity of single crystals of binary and ternary bismuth chalcogenides

    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 118, (no. 37), pp. 21517-21522
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Plasmon modes in graphene: Status and prospect

    Nanoscale, vol. 6, (no. 19), pp. 10927-10940
  • Cupolillo A., Politano A., Ligato N., Cid Perez D.M., Chiarello G., Caputi L.S.
    DOI

    Substrate-dependent plasmonic properties of supported graphene

    Surface Science
  • Alzari V., Sanna V., Biccai S., Caruso T., Politano A., Scaramuzza N., Sechi M., Nuvoli D., Sanna R., Mariani A.
    DOI

    Tailoring the physical properties of nanocomposite films by the insertion of graphene and other nanoparticles

    Composites Part B: Engineering, vol. 60, pp. 29-35
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    The formation of HOCO in the coadsorption of water and carbon monoxide on Pt3Ni(111)

    RSC Advances, vol. 4, (no. 86), pp. 45641-45646
  • 2013
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Alkali-induced hydrogenation of epitaxial graphene by water splitting at 100 K

    Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 138, (no. 4)
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Collective Electronic Excitations in Thin Ag Films on Ni(111)

    Plasmonics, vol. 8, (no. 4), pp. 1683-1690
  • Politano A.

    Dispersion and damping of plasmonic excitations in metal/metal interfaces

    Plasmons: Structure, Properties and Applications, pp. 65-97, Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Evidence of composite plasmon-phonon modes in the electronic response of epitaxial graphene

    Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 25, (no. 34)
  • Politano A., Campi D., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Evidence of confinement of the π plasmon in periodically rippled graphene on Ru(0001)

    Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, vol. 15, (no. 27), pp. 11356-11361
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Interplay between single-particle and plasmonic excitations in the electronic response of thin Ag films

    Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 25, (no. 30)
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    Low-Energy Collective Electronic Mode at a Noble Metal Interface

    Plasmonics, vol. 8, (no. 2), pp. 357-360
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    On the intercalation of CO molecules in ultra-high vacuum conditions underneath graphene epitaxially grown on metal substrates

    Carbon, vol. 62, pp. 263-269
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Periodically rippled graphene on Ru(0 0 0 1): A template for site-selective adsorption of hydrogen dimers via water splitting and hydrogen-spillover at room temperature

    Carbon, vol. 61, pp. 412-417
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Quenching of plasmons modes in air-exposed graphene-Ru contacts for plasmonic devices

    Applied Physics Letters, vol. 102, (no. 20)
  • Politano A., Caputo M., Goldoni A., Torelli P., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Segregation and selective oxidation of ni atoms in Pt3Ni(111) in a low-pressure oxygen environment

    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 117, (no. 51), pp. 27007-27011
  • Cazzanelli E., Caruso T., Castriota M., Marino A.R., Politano A., Chiarello G., Giarola M., Mariotto G.
    DOI

    Spectroscopic characterization of graphene films grown on Pt(111) surface by chemical vapor deposition of ethylene

    Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, vol. 44, (no. 10), pp. 1393-1397
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    The nature of free O-H stretching in water adsorbed on carbon nanosystems

    Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 139, (no. 6)
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Unravelling suitable graphene-metal contacts for graphene-based plasmonic devices

    Nanoscale, vol. 5, (no. 17), pp. 8215-8220
  • Politano A., Chiarello G., Benedek G., Chulkov E.V., Echenique P.M.
    DOI

    Vibrational spectroscopy and theory of alkali metal adsorption and co-adsorption on single-crystal surfaces

    Surface Science Reports, vol. 68, (no. 3-4), pp. 305-389
  • 2012
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Effects of a humid environment on the sheet plasmon resonance in epitaxial graphene

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 86, (no. 8)
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Campi D., Farias D., Miranda R., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Elastic properties of a macroscopic graphene sample from phonon dispersion measurements

    Carbon, vol. 50, (no. 13), pp. 4903-4910
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Evidence of Kohn anomalies in quasi-freestanding graphene on Pt(1 1 1)

    Carbon, vol. 50, (no. 2), pp. 734-736
  • Minniti M., Diaz C., Fernandez Cunado J.L., Politano A., MacCariello D., Martin F., Farias D., Miranda R.
    DOI

    Helium, neon and argon diffraction from Ru(0001)

    Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 24, (no. 35)
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    Influence of Structural and Electronic Properties on the Collective Excitations of Ag/Cu(111)

    Plasmonics, vol. 7, (no. 1), pp. 131-136
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    Interplay of structural and temperature effects on plasmonic excitations at noble-metal interfaces

    Philosophical Magazine, vol. 92, (no. 6), pp. 768-778
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Phonon dispersion of quasi-freestanding graphene on Pt(111)

    Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 24, (no. 10)
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Formoso V., Farias D., Miranda R., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Quadratic Dispersion and Damping Processes of π Plasmon in Monolayer Graphene on Pt(111)

    Plasmonics, vol. 7, (no. 2), pp. 369-376
  • 2011
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Carbon monoxide interaction with oxygenated nickel single-crystal surfaces studied by vibrational spectroscopy

    Vibrational Spectroscopy, vol. 55, (no. 2), pp. 295-299
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Formoso V., Farias D., Miranda R., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Evidence for acoustic-like plasmons on epitaxial graphene on Pt(111)

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 84, (no. 3)
  • Politano A., Borca B., Minniti M., Hinarejos J.J., Vazquez De Parga A.L., Farias D., Miranda R.
    DOI

    Helium reflectivity and Debye temperature of graphene grown epitaxially on Ru(0001)

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 84, (no. 3)
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Hydrogen bonding at the water/quasi-freestanding graphene interface

    Carbon, vol. 49, (no. 15), pp. 5180-5184
  • Politano A.

    Plasmon dispersion and damping in two-dimensional electron gases on metal substrates

    Plasmons: Theory and Applications, pp. 75-110, Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
  • Chiarello G., Marino A.R., Formoso V., Politano A.
    DOI

    The adsorption and co-adsorption of oxygen and carbon monoxide on Pt 3Ni(111): A vibrational study

    Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 134, (no. 22)
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    The excitation of plasmon modes at a mismatched silver/copper interface

    Surface Review and Letters, vol. 18, (no. 5), pp. 153-162
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Vibrational investigation of catalyst surfaces: Change of the adsorption site of CO molecules upon coadsorption

    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 115, (no. 28), pp. 13541-13553
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Water adsorption on graphenePt(111) at room temperature: A vibrational investigation

    AIP Advances, vol. 1, (no. 4)
  • 2010
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Alkali-promoted stabilization of subsurface oxygen on Cu(1 1 1)

    Chemical Physics, vol. 367, (no. 2-3), pp. 148-151
  • Politano A., Marino A.R., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    CO-promoted formation of the alkali-oxygen bond on Ni(111)

    Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 132, (no. 4)
  • Borca B., Barja S., Garnica M., Minniti M., Politano A., Rodriguez-Garcia J.M., Hinarejos J.J., Farias D., Vazquez De Parga A.L., Miranda R.
    DOI

    Electronic and geometric corrugation of periodically rippled, self-nanostructured graphene epitaxially grown on Ru(0001)

    New Journal of Physics, vol. 12
  • Politano A.
    DOI

    Electronic properties of calcium ultrathin layers on Cu(111): A high-resolution electron energy loss spectroscopy study

    Surface Review and Letters, vol. 17, (no. 4), pp. 411-417
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Enhancement of hydrolysis in alkali ultrathin layers on metal substrates in the presence of electron confinement

    Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 494, (no. 1-3), pp. 84-87
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Low-energy bulk plasmon of nickel

    Solid State Sciences, vol. 12, (no. 12), pp. 2096-2099
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.

    O2 dissociation in Na-modified gold ultrathin layer on Cu(111)

    Gold bulletin, vol. 43, (no. 4), pp. 267-274
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Plasmonic modes confined in nanoscale thin silver films deposited onto metallic substrates

    Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol. 10, (no. 2), pp. 1313-1321
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Sputtering-induced modification of the electronic properties of Ag/Cu(1 1 1)

    Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 43, (no. 8)
  • 2009
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Annealing effects on the plasmonic excitations of metal/metal interfaces

    Applied Surface Science, vol. 255, (no. 11), pp. 6038-6042
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Chemical reactions at clean and alkali-doped mismatched metal/metal interfaces

    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 113, (no. 1), pp. 316-320
  • Politano A.

    Collective electronic excitations in systems exhibiting quantum well states

    Quantum Wells: Theory, Fabrication and Applications, pp. 181-214, Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    COllective electronic excitations in systems exhibiting quantum well states

    Surface Review and Letters, vol. 16, (no. 2), pp. 171-190
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Collective excitations in nanoscale thin alkali films: Na/Cu(111)

    Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol. 9, (no. 6), pp. 3932-3937
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Comparative vibrational study on alkali coadsorption with CO and O on Ni(111) and Cu(111)

    Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 21, (no. 26)
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Damping of the surface plasmon in clean and K-modified Ag thin films

    Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, vol. 173, (no. 1), pp. 12-17
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Dispersion and damping of surface plasmon in Ag thin films grown on Cu(111) and Ni(111)

    Superlattices and Microstructures, vol. 46, (no. 1-2), pp. 137-140
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Effects of O adsorption on the Na + CO / Ni (111) system

    Superlattices and Microstructures, vol. 46, (no. 1-2), pp. 10-13
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Electronic properties of gold thin films studied by electron energy loss spectroscopy

    Gold bulletin, vol. 42, (no. 3), pp. 195-200
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Electronic properties of metallic bilayers deposited on Cu(1 1 1): A comparative study

    Surface Science, vol. 603, (no. 6), pp. 933-937
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Interference effects in the excitation of collective electronic modes in nanoscale thin Ag films

    Superlattices and Microstructures, vol. 46, (no. 1-2), pp. 166-170
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Colavita E., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Probing collective electronic excitations in as-deposited and modified Ag thin films grown on Cu(111)

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 79, (no. 4)
  • Politano A., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Tuning the lifetime of the surface plasmon upon sputtering

    Physica Status Solidi - Rapid Research Letters, vol. 3, (no. 5), pp. 136-138
  • 2008
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Alkali adsorption on Ni(1 1 1) and their coadsorption with CO and O

    Applied Surface Science, vol. 254, (no. 21), pp. 6854-6859
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Alkali-promoted CO dissociation on Cu(111) and Ni(111) at room temperature

    Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 129, (no. 16)
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Dispersion and damping of gold surface plasmon

    Plasmonics, vol. 3, (no. 4), pp. 165-170
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Electronic properties of (3/2 × 3/2)-Na/Cu(1 1 1)

    Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, vol. 162, (no. 1), pp. 25-29
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Evidences of alkali-induced softening of the oxygen-substrate bond

    Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 128, (no. 7)
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Mechanisms leading to alkali oxidation on metal surfaces

    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 112, (no. 46), pp. 17772-17774
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Formoso V., Tenuta L., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Nature of the alkali surface bond at low coverages investigated by vibrational measurements

    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 112, (no. 17), pp. 6977-6980
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Purely quadratic dispersion of surface plasmon in Ag/Ni(111): The influence of electron confinement

    Physica Status Solidi - Rapid Research Letters, vol. 2, (no. 2), pp. 86-88
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Short-range interactions in Na coadsorption with CO and O on Ni(111)

    ChemPhysChem, vol. 9, (no. 8), pp. 1189-1194
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Temperature effects on alkali-promoted CO dissociation on Ni(1 1 1)

    Surface Science, vol. 602, (no. 12), pp. 2096-2100
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Formoso V., Tenuta L., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Vibrational measurements of Na/Ni(111) and (Na + CO)/Ni(111)

    Journal of Materials Science, vol. 43, (no. 10), pp. 3447-3451
  • 2007
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Electronic properties of self-assembled quantum dots of sodium on Cu(1 1 1) and their interaction with water

    Surface Science, vol. 601, (no. 13), pp. 2656-2659
  • Politano A., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Formoso V., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    High resolution electron energy loss measurements of NaCu (111) and H2 ONaCu (111): Dependence of water reactivity as a function of Na coverage

    Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 126, (no. 24)
  • Politano A., Formoso V., Agostino R.G., Colavita E., Chiarello G.
    DOI

    Influence of CO adsorption on the alkali-substrate bond studied by high-resolution electron energy loss spectroscopy

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 76, (no. 23)
  • 2006
  • Politano A., Chiarello G., Formoso V., Agostino R.G., Colavita E.
    DOI

    Plasmon of Shockley surface states in Cu(111): A high-resolution electron energy loss spectroscopy study

    Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 74, (no. 8)

Awards

 

- NEST Prize for Nanoscience (2017) for young researchers under 35 years;

- Alfredo di Braccio award of Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (2011) for young researchers in Physics under 35 years;

- Carlo Castagnoli award of Società Italiana di Fisica (2010) for the scientific production of young researchers in Physics.