Zoe Smania

Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche
Università degli Studi di Padova
Via Marzolo, 1
35131 - Padova (PD)
Room: 00215 00054
Phone: +39 049 827 5045
E-Mail: zoe.smania@studenti.unipd.it

Curriculum vitae

Zoe Smania is currently a research fellow within the research group Wet Chemistry and Colloid led by Prof. Silvia Gross. Her research primarily revolves around sustainable chemistry, focusing on the development of Deep Eutectic Solvents (DES) aimed at promoting the recovery of textile waste materials.
Originally from Camposampiero (PD, Italy), Zoe completed her studies in Industrial Chemistry at the University of Padova, where she obtained her Bachelor's degree in 2020 and her Master's degree in 2023. Her Master's thesis delved into the synthesis and fundamental understanding of deep eutectic solvents (DES) for the production of cellulose- derived materials.