• Megahd, H.; Oldani, C.; Radice, S.; Lanfranchi, A.; Patrini, M.; Lova, P.; Comoretto, D.

Aquivion–Poly(N-vinylcarbazole) Holistic Flory–Huggins Photonic Vapor Sensors

Advanced Optical Materials, 9, 5,2021, 2002006.


  • Dodero, A.; Escher, A.; Bertucci, S.; Castellano, M.; Lova P.; Intelligent Packaging for Real-Time Monitoring of Food: Current and Future Developments, Applied Science, 2021, accepted.

  • Costanzo, A.; Spotorno, R; Lova, P.; Smerieri, M.; Carraro, G.; Cavallo, D., Light scattering approach to the in-situ measurement of polymer crystallization during 3D printing: a feasibility study. Polymer Crystallization, 2021, DOI:10.1002/pcr2.10182.

  • Izzotti, A.; Fracchia, E.; Au, W.; Colombo, M.; Pfeffer, U.; Emionite, L.; Pavan, S.; Miotto, D.; Lova, P.; Grasselli, E.; Faelli, E.; Piero, R.; Tiso, M.; Pulliero, A., Prevention of Covid-19 Infection and Related Complications by Ozonized Oils. Journal of Personalized Medicine, 2021, 11 (3), 226. (link)

  • Dodero, A.; Donati, I.; Scarfì, S. Mirata, S.; Alberti, S.; Lova, P.; Comoretto, D.; Alloisio, M. Vicini, S., Castellano, M.; Effect of sodium alginate molecular structure on electrospun membrane cell adhesion, Materials Science and Engineering: C, 2021, 124, 112067. (link)

  • Capurro, P.; Lambruschini, C.; Lova, P.; Moni, L.; Basso, A.; Into the Blue: Ketene Multicomponent Reactions under Visible Light, The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2021, https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.joc.1c00278.


  • Megahd, H.; Lova, P.; Comoretto, D.

Universal Design Rules for Flory-Huggins Polymer Photonic Vapor Sensors

Advanced Functional Materials, 9, 31, 2020, 2009626.


  • ​Lova, P.; Megahd, H.; Comoretto, D.

Thin Polymer Films: Simple Optical Determination of Molecular Diffusion Coefficients

ACS Applied Polymer Matererials, 2020, 2, 563-568. (link)

  • ​Dodero, A.; Vicini, S.; Lova, P.; Alloisio, M.; Castellano, M., Nanocomposite alginate-based electrospun membranes as novel adsorbent systems, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2020, 165, 1939-1948. (link)

  • Giusto, P.; Arazoe, H.; Cruz, D.; Lova, P.; Heil, T.; Aida, T.; Antonietti, M., Boron Carbon Nitride Thin Films: From Disordered to Ordered Conjugated Ternary Materials, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2020, 142, 20883-20891. (link)

  • Giusto, P.; Cruz, D.; Heil, T.; Arazoe, H.; Lova, P.; Aida, T.; Comoretto, D.; Patrini, M.; Antonietti, M., Shine Bright Like a Diamond: New Light on an Old Polymeric Semiconductor, Advanced Materials, 2020, 32, 1908140. (link)

  • Tavella, C.; Lova, P.; Marsotto, M.; Luciano, G.; Patrini, M.; Stagnaro, P.; Comoretto, D., High Refractive Index Inverse Vulcanized Polymers for Organic Photonic Crystals, Crystals, 2020, 10, 154-10.(link)

  • Lova, P.; Olivieri, M.; Surace, A.; Topcu, G.; Emirdag-Eanes, M.; Demir, M. M.; Comoretto, D., Polymeric Planar Microcavities Doped with a Europium Complex, Crystals, 2020, 10, 287-10. (link)

  • Dodero, A.; Lova, P.; Vicini, S.; Castellano, M.; Comoretto, D., Sodium Alginate Cross-Linkable Planar 1D Photonic Crystals as a Promising Tool for Pb2+ Detection in Water, Chemosensors, 2020, 8, 37. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Megahd, H.; Stagnaro, P.; Alloisio, M.; Patrini, M.; Comoretto, D., Strategies for Dielectric Contrast Enhancement in 1D Planar Polymeric Photonic Crystals, Applied Sciences, 2020, 10, 4122. (link)


  • Lova, P.; Manfredi, G.; Bastianini, C.; Mennucci, C.; Buatier de Mongeot, F.; Servida, A.; Comoretto, D., Flory-Huggins Photonic Sensors for the Optical Assessment of Molecular Diffusion Coefficients in Polymers, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2019, 11, 16872-16880. (link)

  • Iasilli, G.; Francischello, R.; Lova, P.; Silvano, S.; Surace, A.; Pesce, G.; Alloisio, M.; Patrini, M.; Shimizu, M.; Comoretto, D.; Pucci, A., Luminescent Solar Concentrators: Boosted Optical Efficiency by Polymer Dielectric Mirrors, Meterial Chemistry Frontiers, 2019, 3, 429-436. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Giusto, P.; Stasio, F. D.; Manfredi, G.; Paternò, G. M.; Cortecchia, D.; Soci, C.; Comoretto, D.

All-Polymer Methylammonium Lead Iodide Perovskite Microcavity

Nanoscale, 2019, 11, 8978-8983. (link)

  • ​Lova, P.; Cortecchia, D.; Soci, C.; Comoretto, D., Solution Processed Polymer-ABX4 Perovskite-Like Microcavities, Applied Science, 2019, 9. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Meghad, H.; Comoretto, D., A new method for the determination of molecular diffusion coefficient in polymer films by simple UV-VIS spectroscopy, AIP Conference Proceedings, 2019, 2196, 020010. (link)


  • Lova, P.; Cortecchia, D.; S. Krishnamoorthy, H. N.; Giusto, P.; Bastianini, C.; Bruno, A.; Comoretto, D.; Soci, C., Engineering the Emission of Broadband 2D Perovskites by Polymer Distributed Bragg Reflectors, ACS Photonics, 2018, 5, 867-874. (link)

  • Manfredi, G.; Lova, P.; Di Stasio, F.; Rastogi, P.; Krahne, R.; Comoretto, D., Lasing From Dot-In-Rod Nanocrystals in Planar Polymer Microcavities, RSC Advances, 2018, 8, 13026-13033. (link)

  • Giusto, P.; Lova, P.; Manfredi, G.; Gazzo, S.; Srinivasan, B.; Radice, S. V.; Comoretto, D., Colorimetric Detection of Perfluorinated Compounds by All-Polymer Photonic Transducers, ACS Omega, 2018, 3, 7517-7522. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Manfredi, G.; Comoretto, D.

Advances in Functional Solution Processed Planar One-Dimensional Photonic Crystals

Advanced Optical Materials, 2018, 6, 1800730-26. (link)

  • Lova, P., Selective Polymer Distributed Bragg Reflector Vapor Sensors, Polymers, 2018, 10, 1161-9. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Robbiano, V.; Cacialli, F.; Comoretto, D.; Soci, C., Black GaAs by Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2018, 10, 33434-33440. (link)

  • Martinelli, A.; Alberti, S.; Caratto, V.; Lova, P.; Locardi, F.; Pampararo, G.; Villa, S.; Ferretti, M., Structural studies on copper and nitrogen doped nanosized anatase, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie - Crystalline Materials, 2018, 233, 867. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Comoretto, D., Label-free vapor selectivity by polymer-inorganic composite photonic crystals sensors, AIP Conf. Proc., 2018, 1981, 020097-5. (link)


  • Manfredi, G.; Lova, P.; Di Stasio, F.; Krahne, R.; Comoretto, D., Directional Fluorescence Spectral Narrowing in All-Polymer Microcavities Doped with CdSe/CdS Dot-in-rod Nanocrystals, ACS Photonics, 2017, 4, 1761–1769. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Grande, V.; Manfredi, G.; Patrin, M.; Herbst, S.; Würthner, F.; Comoretto, D., All-Polymer Photonic Microcavities Doped with Perylene Bisimide J-Aggregates, Advanced Optical Materials, 2017, 5, 1700523-8. (link)

  • Manfredi, G.; Lova, P.; Di Stasio, F.; Krahne, R.; Comoretto, D. In Directional Fluorescence Shaping and Lasing in All-Polymer Microcavities Doped with CdSe/CdS Dot-in-Rod nanocrystals, 2017 European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and European Quantum Electronics Conference, Munich, 2017/06/25; Optical Society of America: Munich, 2017; p CK_10_2. (link)


  • Lova, P.; Bastianini, C.; Giusto, P.; Patrini, M.; Rizzo, P.; Guerra, G.; Iodice, M.; Soci, C.; Comoretto, D., Label-free Vapor Selectivity in Poly(p-phenylene oxide) Photonic Crystal Sensors, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2016, 8, 31941–31950. (link)


  • Lova, P.; Manfredi, G.; Boarino, L.; Comite, A.; Laus, M.; Patrini, M.; Marabelli, F.; Soci, C.; Comoretto, D., Polymer Distributed Bragg Reflectors for Vapor Sensing, ACS Photonics, 2015, 2, 537-543. (link)

  • Lova, P.; Soci, C., Nanoimprint Lithography: Toward Polymer Photonic Crystals. In Organic and Hybrid Photonic Crystals, 1st ed.; Comoretto, D., Ed. Springer: Cham, 2015; Vol. 1, p 493. (link)

  • ​Lova, P.; Manfredi, G.; Boarino, L.; Laus, M.; Urbinati, G.; Losco, T.; Marabelli, F.; Caratto, V.; Ferretti, M.; Castellano, M.; Soci, C.; Comoretto, D., Hybrid ZnO:Polystyrene Nanocomposite for All-Polymer Photonic Crystals, Phys. Status Solidi C, 2015, 12, 158-162. (link)