Francesco Cellesi is associate professor at Politecnico di Milano, Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering. He graduated in Chemical Engineering at the University of Pisa (IT), in 1999. He obtained a PhD in at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering, ETH Zurich (CH) in 2003, and in 2006 he became Lecturer at the School of Pharmacy, University of Manchester (UK). In 2013 he joined the Fondazione CEN - European Centre for Nanomedicine and Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda -Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico as Group Leader in Milan.
His research interests focus on nanomedicine, polymer synthesis, applied physical chemistry and biomaterials.