Modern Chemistry Podcast

Constant Curiosity

Episode Summary

Episode 12 of the modern Chemistry podcast features Dr. Vittorio Saggiomo, Assistant Professor at Wageningen University, Netherlands. Vittorio describes himself as an "organic chemist turned in new technology and applications. Microfluidics, 3D printing, microcontrollers and automation, sensors and devices". His research uses 3D printing and other novel technologies to develop accessible scientific devices and processes.

Episode Notes

You will hear the following terms used during the interview. I've included some descriptions here. 

As we mentioned during the podcast, Vittorio has several videos and public announcements explaining his research areas.  These include:

LAMP SARS-Cov-2 assay in a Nespresso capsule


3D printing dichroic nanocomposites (Lycurgus cup)

Standard 3D printers for microfabrication

And some Arduino

Vittorio's publications are all at


Vittorio (and his research) is very present on social media, you can find him on 
LinkedIn at
On Twitter, search @V_Saggiomo
Vittorio's publications are all at


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