Pierangelo Metrangolo


Profiles :

Pierangelo Metrangolo is full professor at Politecnico di Milano. He also holds a position as visiting
professor at VTT-Technical Research Centre of Finland and at the Centre of Excellence in Molecular
Engineering of Biosynthetic Hybrid Materials of Aalto University, Finland. His awards include the
2005 ‘‘G. Ciamician’’ medal of the Division of Organic Chemistry of the Italian Chemical Society and
the 2005 Journals Grant Award of the Royal Society of Chemistry. He is Co-Editor of Acta
Crystallogr. B (IUCr), is in the editorial board of CrystEngComm (RSC), and in the Editorial Advisory
Board of Cryst. Growth Des. (ACS). He is author of 190 publications with 9960 citations (H-index:
51). He is currently Titular Member of the Physical and Biophysical Chemistry Division of the
IUPAC. Since 2013 he is European Research Council grantee with the project “FOLDHALO – Folding
with Halogen Bonding”, aimed at investigating the relevance of biomolecular halogen bonds.