OPEN DAY 13 April 2023

100 years of ceramics from the pyramids to the space station



APRIL 13, FROM 18:00 TO 20:00

Come and discover the world of ceramics and its frontiers, accompanied by the researchers of CNR ISSMC.

A unique opportunity to learn about the history of ceramic materials and their secrets, up to the latest technologies and cutting-edge applications.

Live experiments (booking recommended)

Visit to the workshops for small groups (booking recommended)

And finally… aperitif with science!






18:30 – 19:00 – 19:30 IL PICCOLISSIMO Materials from the nano-world to protect our macro-world
18:10 – 18:30 – 18:50 – 19:20 LA NATURA CHE PORTENTO   Heat, gas and electricity
18:30 – 19:00 – 19:30 L’ENERGIA DEL FUTURO E’ NANOTECNOLOGICA Leading ceramic processes for new energy technologies, from strip casting to 3D printing
18:30 – 19:00 – 19:30 HEY MI SENTI?!   Generation and detection of the sounds of a musical instrument using piezoelectric elements
18:30 – 19:00 – 19:30 FARSI BELLI CON LA SCIENZA From nanomedicine to cosmetics: bioceramic nanocapsules inspired by nature
18:30 – 19:00 – 19:30 NON SI BUTTA VIA NIENTE Transformation of waste from the food industry into ceramic biomaterials for health
18:30 – 19:00 – 19:30 ATTENTO CHE SI ROMPE!! What does “fragile” mean?


Event organized as part of the XXIII Faentina Scientific and Technological Week.

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