Prof. Giancarlo Cravotto

Giancarlo Cravotto is Full Professor of Organic Chemistry and Deputy Director of the Department of Drug Science and Technology (University of Turin). He started his academic career after one year of experience at the Technische Universität Berlin and few years in the industry. His research activity in the field of green chemistry, enabling technologies and process intensification is documented by 530 scientific peer-reviewed papers (H. Index 73, 23,500 citations – Google Scholar), 20 international patents and several book and book chapters. Non-conventional technologies applied from laboratory to semi-industrial scale include: ultrasound, hydrodynamic cavitation, high shear homogenizers, microwaves, radio frequencies, ohmic heating, pulsed electric fields, cold plasma, ball mills, extruders, subcritical water and supercritical fluid extraction reactors and hybrid combinations.