News and Highlights


NIS Colloquium - Cu-based zeolites, versatile materials for redox catalysis Friday July 20th 2018 - Aula Canizzaro, Chemistry Dept. University of Turin, via P. Giuria 7 See the program!.   More


INFRA-P A new project (SAX) for the development of NIS materials characterization labs has been funded!   More


Workshop & NIS Colloquium - Recent advances in biosensor technologies 22 November 2017, Dipartimento di Chimica, Aula Diagonale. See the program!.   More

Nanostructured Interfaces and Surfaces Inter-departmental centre

NIS is an Inter-departmental research Centre bringing together more than 180 researchers from 5 Departments of the University of Torino:



Welcome to NIS!

The NIS inter-departmental centre represents a main link between industry and academia active in nanotechnology research in north-western Italy

The research activity of the centre is scattered in several places around the Torino city. Click the map to visit our laboratories. This includes the chemistry laboratories in Via Quarello, via Giuria - where the Departments of Physics, Chemistry, Earth Sciences and Drug ciences and Technology are situated - and Via Accademia Albertina, home of the Life Sciences Department.

Contact: info.nis@unito.it

Webmaster: Lorenzo Maschio