Candini Andrea
Candini Andrea

Candini Andrea

Senior Researcher

e-mail:  andrea.candini

Office telephone: +39 051 639 9932

Building: Isof 4 – Floor: 1

Office number: 327


2021- present: Senior Researcher ISOF-CNR, Bologna
2017-2021: Researcher (permanent position) ISOF-CNR, Bologna
2009-2017: Researcher fellow, S3 NANO-CNR, Modena
2007-2008: Post-Doc at INFM-CNR, S3 Center, Modena
2009-2010: Visiting Post-Doc at Institut Néel, CNRS Grenoble (France) c/o Dr. Wolfgang Wernsdorfer
Jan-May 2008: Centro NEST, CNR and Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy


Feb 2007: PhD in Physics, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia
Sep 2003: Degree in Physics, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia Publications: 


Selected Publications:

A. Candini, et al. “Spin-communication channels between Ln(III) bis-phthalocyanines molecular nanomagnets and a magnetic substrate”, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 6, 21740 (2016).

A. Candini, S. Klyatskaya, M. Ruben, W. Wernsdorfer and M. Affronte, “Graphene Spintronics Devices with Molecular Nanomagnets” NANO LETTERS 11, 2634-2639 (2011).

A. Candini, et al. “Entanglement in Supramolecular Spin Systems of Two Weakly Coupled Antiferromagnetic Rings (Purple-Cr7Ni)” PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 104, 037203 (2010)

G.A. Timco, S. Carretta, F. Troiani, F. Tuna, R.J. Pritchard, EJ.L. McInnes, A. Ghirri, A. Candini, P. Santini, G. Amoretti, M. Affronte and R.E.P. Winpenny, “Engineering coupling between molecular spin qubits by coordination chemistry” NATURE NANOTECHNOLOGY 4, 173-178 (2009)

M. Lopes, A. Candini, M. Urdampilleta, A. Reserbat-Plantey, V. Bellini, S. Klayatskaya, L. Marty, M. Ruben, M. Affronte, W. Wernsdorfer and N. Bendiab “Surface-Enhanced Raman Signal for Terbium Single-Molecule Magnets Grafted on Graphene” ACS NANO 4, 7531-7537 (2010) Other info: 

Projects and Grants:

-2017 MIUR FIRB Futuro in Ricerca 2013 “Graphene based hybrid devices with molecular nanomagnets for single spin detection” (Coordinator)

Research Interests:

– Graphene-based nanodevices
– Surface Characterization
– Single Molecule Devices