Nicotra, Francesco


Francesco Nicotra is full professor of Organic Chemistry and member of the Government Board of the University of Milano-Bicocca. He is vice-president the Division of Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC); chair of the IUPAC Subcommittee of Biotechnology (2006-2015); Italian representative in the International Carbohydrate Organization. He is coordinator of H2020 ITN Project NABBA and FP7 MC-IOF PIOF 3D-Mimetics. In 2011 he received the Award for innovation in research, in 2012 the Berti Medal and in 2015 the Quilico Medal of the Italian Chemical Society.