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Francesco Saverio Pavone

Principal Investigator

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Pavone is authors of more than 230 international papers and editor of international books. He has more than 150 invited talk and he is editor of several international journals. He’s coordinator of several EU projects and winner of an ERC-ADV and and ERC.POC projects. He participate in the NIH BRAIN initiative and HBP Brain Initiative. He is the Italian node leader of the infrastructure EBRAIN and the italian delegate in the Board of Directors of the infrastructure EurobioImaging.

He has organized several international congresses. He is in the evaluation panel of the European Research Council (PE3) and the DFG (Germany), fellow of SPIE, AIMBE, and OSA. He has an h-index equal to 54 (Google scholar).

Pavone is director of the “biophotonics” area at the European Laboratory for non linear spectroscopy and President of the Science Museum galileo in Florence. Finally, Pavone is founder of companies Light4tech ( in 2005 and Emoled ( in 2016, and author of some patents.