Francesco Parrino graduated in Palermo in 2005 in Chemical Engineering cum laude and got a PhD in Inorganic Chemistry in 2009 at the Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany). He is currently assistant professor at the University of Trento. His research activity deals with the preparation and characterization of photocatalysts for degradation of pollutants and for green synthesis of organic molecules. He is coauthor of several papers and communications in international conferences on these topics. Citations 986, h index 19 (Scopus).