Stefano Fabris
Staff scientist, permanent researcher CNR
E-mail fabris[at]
Phone +39 040 3787872
Address Centro DEMOCRITOS - Istituto Officina dei Materiali CNR-IOM
c/o Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati (SISSA)
Via Bonomea 265, 34136 Trieste ITALY
Office 317
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Research group:    Nanostructured materials and computational catalysis

Research interests
- Computational materials science for energy conversion and storage
- Heterogeneous catalysis and chemical reactivity of metal and oxides surfaces and nanostructures 
- Organic and metal-organic molecular assemblies at surfaces
- Physics and chemistry of graphene
- Computational spectroscopy

Biographical sketch
2008-present    Research staff member, DEMOCRITOS Center, CNR-IOM Institute, Trieste, Italy; 
2005-present    Head of the theory group, ELETTRA synchrotron facility, Trieste, Italy; 
2004-2008       Tenure-track researcher, DEMOCRITOS Simulation Center, INFM and CNR; 
2003-2004        Postdoctoral research fellow, INFM-CNR DEMOCRITOS, Trieste, Italy; 
2000-2002     Postdoctoral research fellow, Max-Planck-Institut für Metallforschung, Stuttgart, DE.

2000                  Ph.D. in Physics, Queen's University of Belfast, UK (Supervisor: Prof. M. W. Finnis)
1998                    Degree in Materials science and engineering (cum laude), University of Trieste.

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