Scientific Publications

A selection of R2ES Lab peer-reviewed journal papers and books:

  • Integration of two-dimensional materials-based perovskite solar panels into a stand-alone solar farm

    Pescetelli, S., Agresti, A., Viskadouros, G., Razza, S., Rogdakis, K., Kalogerakis, I., Spiliarotis, E., Leonardi, E., Mariani, P., Sorbello, L., Pierro, M., Cornaro, C., Bellani, S., Najafi, L., Martín-García, B., Del Rio Castillo, A.E., Oropesa-Nuñez, R., Prato, M., Maranghi, S., Parisi, M.L., Sinicropi, A., Basosi, R., Bonaccorso, F., Kymakis, E., Di Carlo, A. (2022). Nature Energy.

  • Electronic structure and interfacial features of triphenylamine- and phenothiazine-based hole transport materials for methylammonium lead iodide perovskite solar cells

    Coppola, C., Pecoraro, A., Muñoz-García A.B., Infantino, R., Dessì, A., Reginato, G., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A., Pavone, M. (2022) Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics

  • DFT and TDDFT investigation of four triphenylamine/phenothiazine-based molecules as potential novel organic hole transport materials for perovskite solar cells

    Coppola, C., Infantino, R., Dessì, A., Zani, L., Parisi M.L., Mordini A., Reginato, G., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2022) Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol. 278, p. 125603

  • LCA driven solar compensation mechanism for Renewable Energy Communities: the Italian case

    Rossi, F., Heleno, M., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2021) Energy, vol. 235, p. 121374

  • Closing the loop for perovskite solar modules

    Parisi, M.L., Sinicropi, A. (2021) Nature Sustainability

  • Environmental and economic optima of solar home systems design: A combined LCA and LCC approach

    Rossi, F., Heleno, M., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2020) Science of the Total Environ, vol. 744, p. 140569

  • Exergo-economic and environmental analysis of a solar integrated thermo-electric storage

    Fiaschi, D., Manfrida, G., Petela, K., Rossi, F., Sinicropi, A., Talluri, L. (2020) Energies, vol. 13 (13), p. 3484

  • Synthesis and characterization of new organic dyes containing the indigo core

    Franchi, D., Calamante, M., Coppola, C., Mordini, A., Reginato, G., Sinicropi, A., Zani, L. (2020) Molecules, vol. 25 (15), p. 3377

  • Life cycle assessment of classic and innovative batteries for solar home systems in Europe

    Rossi, F., Parisi, M.L., Greven, S., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2020) Energies, vol. 13 (13), p. 3454

  • Complete data inventory of a geothermal power plant for robust cradle-to-grave life cycle assessment results

    Tosti, L., Ferrara, N., Basosi, R., Parisi, M.L., (2020) Energies, Vol. 13 (11), p. 2839

  • Life Cycle Inventories datasets for future European electricity mix scenarios

    Parisi, M.L., Maranghi, S., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2020) Data in Brief, vol. 30, p. 105499

  • Thiazolo[5,4-d]thiazole-based organic sensitizers with improved spectral properties for application in greenhouse-integrated dye-sensitized solar cells

    Dessì, A., Calamante, M., Sinicropi, A., Parisi, M.L., Vesce, L., Mariani, P., Taheri, B., Ciocca, M., Di Carlo, A., Zani, L., Mordini, A., Reginato, G. (2020), Sutain Energy and Fuels, Vol. 4 (5), p. 2309

  • Life cycle analysis of a geothermal power plant: Comparison of the environmental performance with other renewable energy systems

    Basosi, R., Bonciani, R., Frosali, D., Manfrida, G., Parisi, M.L., Sansone, F. (2020) Sustainability (Switzerland), vol. 12 (7), 2786, p. 1-29

  • Prospective life cycle assessment of third-generation photovoltaics at the pre-industrial scale: A long-term scenario approach

    Parisi, M.L., Maranghi, S., Vesce, L., Sinicropi, A., Di Carlo, A., Basosi, R. (2020) Renew and Sustain Energy Rev, Vol 121, p. 109703

  • Integrating urban metabolism and life cycle assessment to analyse urban sustainability

    Maranghi, S., Parisi, M.L., Facchini, A., Rubino, A., Kordas, O., Basosi, R. (2020) Ecol Ind, vol. 112, p. 106074

  • Combined LCA and Green Metrics Approach for the Sustainability Assessment of an Organic Dye Synthesis on Lab Scale

    Parisi, M.L., Dessì, A., Zani, L., Maranghi, S., Mohammadpourasl, S., Calamante, M., Mordini, A., Basosi, R., Reginato, G., Sinicropi, A. (2020) Frontiers, Vol. 8, p. 214

  • Life Cycle Inventory datasets for nano-grid configurations

    Rossi, F., Parisi, M.L., Maranghi, S., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2020) Data in Brief, vol. 28, p. 104895

  • LCA as a support tool for the evaluation of industrial scale-up

    In: "Life Cycle Assessment in the Chemical Product Chain: Challenges, Methodological Approaches and Applications", Maranghi, S., Parisi, M.L., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2020), Ed. Springer, Maranghi, S. and Brondi C. eds.

  • Review on life cycle assessment of solar photovoltaic panels

    Muteri, V., Cellura, M., Curto, D., Franzitta, V., Longo, S., Mistretta, M., Parisi, M.L. (2020) Energies, vol. 13 (1), p. 252

  • Environmental analysis of a nano-grid: A Life Cycle Assessment

    Rossi F., Parisi M.L., Maranghi S., Basosi R., Sinicropi A. (2020) Science of The Total Environment, 700 (134814); pp .1-17.

  • Environmental Profile of the Manufacturing Process of Perovskite Photovoltaics: Harmonization of Life Cycle Assessment Studies

    Maranghi S., Parisi M.L., Basosi R., Sinicropi A., (2019), Energies, 12, p. 3746-3767, DOI: 10.3390/en12193746

  • Life cycle assessment of the reuse of fly ash from biomass combustion as secondary cementitious material in cement products

    Tosti, L., van Zomeren, A., Pels, J. R., Damgaard, A., & Comans, R. N. J. (2019) Journal of Cleaner Production, 118937 (in press).

  • Ground-state redox potentials calculations of D-π-A and D-a-π-a organic dyes for DSSC and visible-light-driven hydrogen production

    Mohammadpourasl, S., de Biani, F.F., Coppola, C., Parisi, M.L., Zani, L., Dessì, A., Calamante, M., Reginato, G., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2020) Energies, Vol. 13 (8), p. 2032

  • Combining Dithienosilole-Based Organic Dyes with a Brookite/Platinum Photocatalyst toward Enhanced Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Production

    Bettucci O., Skaltsas T., Calamante M., Dessì A., Bartolini M., Sinicropi A., Filippi J., Reginato G., Mordini A., Fornasiero P., Zani L. (2019) ACS Applied Energy Materials, 2 (8), pp: 5600-5612.

  • Life cycle assessment of atmospheric emission profiles of the Italian geothermal power plants

    Parisi, M.L., Ferrara, N., Torsello, L., Basosi, R. (2019)
    Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 234, p. 881-894, doi:

  • New Blue Donor-Acceptor Pechmann Dyes: Synthesis, Spectroscopic, Electrochemical, and Computational Studies

    Dessì A., Sinicropi A., Mohammadpourasl S., Basosi R., Taddei M., De Biani F. F., Calamante M., Zani L., Mordini A., Bracq P., Franchi D., Reginato G. (2019) ACS Omega, vol. 4 (4), pp: 7614-7627

  • Tailoring the optical properties of organic D-π-A photosensitizers: Effect of sulfur introduction in the acceptor group

    Bettucci O., Franchi D., Sinicropi A., Di Donato M., Foggi P, de Biani F.F, Reginato G., Zani L., Calamante M., Mordini A. (2019) European Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 2019 (4), pp: 812-825

  • Environmental impact analysis applied to solar pasteurization systems

    Rossi, F., Parisi, M.L., Maranghi, S., Manfrida, G., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A. (2019)
    Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 212, p. 1368-1380, doi:

  • Assessment of biomass ash applications in soil and cement mortars

    Tosti, L., van Zomeren, A., Pels, J. R., Dijkstra, J. J., & Comans, R. N. J. (2019) Chemosphere, 223; pp. 425-437.

  • Technical and environmental performance of lower carbon footprint cement mortars containing biomass fly ash as a secondary cementitious material

    Tosti, L., van Zomeren, A., Pels, J. R., & Comans, R. N. J. (2018) Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 134; pp. 25-33.

  • LCA di sistemi solari innovativi: i moduli DSSC. In Life Cycle Assessment applicata all’edificio: metodologia e casi di studio sul sistema fabbricato-impianto

    Basosi R., Maranghi S., Parisi M.L. (2017)
    AICARR, Editoriale Delfino, Milan, March 2017

  • Tyrosine or Tryptophan? Modifying a Metalloradical Catalytic Site by Removal of the Cys-Tyr Cross-Link in the galactose 6-oxidase homologue GlxA

    Chaplin A.K., Bernini, C., Sinicropi, A., Basosi, R., Worrall, J.A.R., Svistunenko, D.A., (2017)
    Angewandte Chemie. International Edition, vol. 56, p. 1-6, ISSN: 1433-7851, doi: 10.1002/anie.201701270

  • Synthesis of Silatrane-Containing Organic Sensitizers as Precursors for Silyloxyl Anchoring Group in Dye Sensitized Solar Cells

    Bessi, M., Monini, M., Calamante, M., Mordini, A., Sinicropi, A., Basosi, R., Di Donato, M., Foggia, P., Iagatti, A., Zani, L., Reginato, G. (2017)
    Synthesis, vol. 49, p. 3975-3984, ISSN: 1437-210X, doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1588836

  • Synthesis and Investigation of Solar-Cell Photosensitizers Having a Fluorazone Backbone

    Mátravölgyi, B., Hergert, T., Thurner, A., Varga, B., Sangiorgi, N., Bendoni, R., Zani, L., Reginato, G., Calamante, M., Sinicropi, A., Sanson, A., Faigl, F., Mordini, A., (2017)
    European Journal Of Organic Chemistry , vol. 2017, p. 1843-1854, ISSN: 1434-193X, doi: 10.1002/ejoc.201601622

  • Sustainability evaluation of innovative self-cleaning textiles

    Busi E., Maranghi S., Corsi L., Basosi R. (2016)
    Journal of Cleaner Production, 133, pp. 439-450, DOI 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.05.072

  • Environmental impact assessment of an eco-efficient production for coloured textiles

    Parisi M.L., Fatarella E., Spinelli D., Pogni R., Basosi R. (2015)
    Journal Of Cleaner Production, 108 (Part A), pp. 514-524. DOI 10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.06.032

  • Chromophore-Protein Coupling beyond Nonpolarizable Models: Understanding Absorption in Green Fluorescent Protein

    Daday, C., Curutchet, C., Sinicropi, A., Mennucci, B., Filippi, C., (2015)
    Journal Of Chemical Theory And Computation, vol. 11, p. 4825-4839, ISSN: 1549-9618, doi: 10.1021/acs.jctc.5b00650

  • Thiazolo[5,4-d]thiazole-based organic sensitizers with strong visible light absorption for transparent, efficient and stable dye-sensitized solar cells

    Dessì, A., Calamante, M., Mordini, A., Peruzzini, M., Sinicropi, A., Basosi, R., Fabrizi de Biani, F., Taddei, M., Colonna, D., Di Carlo, A., Reginato, G., Zani, L. (2015)
    RSC ADVANCES, vol. 5, p. 32657-32668, ISSN: 2046-2069, doi: 10.1039/c5ra03530a

  • Environmental life cycle analysis of non-conventional thin-film photovoltaics: the case of dye-sensitized solar devices

    Parisi M.L., Basosi R. (2015)
    Energy Security And Development, Springer India, pp. 195-212,

  • Spectroscopic and computational characterization of laccases and their substrate radical intermediates

    Pogni, R., Baratto, M.C., Sinicropi, A., Basosi, R. (2015)
    CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR LIFE SCIENCES, vol. 72, p. 885-896, ISSN: 1420-9071, doi: 10.1007/s00018-014-1825-7

  • Life cycle assessment of high-protective clothing for complex emergency operations

    Fatarella E., Parisi M.L., Varheenmaa M., Talvenmaa P. (2015)
    Journal Of The Textile Institute, 106 (11), pp. 1226-1238. DOI 10.1080/00405000.2014.985881

  • Two New Dyes with Carboxypyridinium Regioisomers as Anchoring Groups for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

    Franchi, D., Calamante, M., Reginato, G., Zani, L., Peruzzini, M., Taddei, M., Fabrizi De Biani, F., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A., Colonna, D., Di Carlo, A., Mordini, A., (2015)
    Synlett, vol. 26, p. 2389-2394, ISSN: 0936-5214, doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1560713

  • Organic dyes with intense light absorption especially suitable for application in thin-layer dye-sensitized solar cells

    Dessì, A., Calamante, M., Mordini, A., Peruzzini, M., Sinicropi, A., Basosi, R., Fabrizi de Biani, F., Taddei, M., Colonna, D., Di Carlo, A., Reginato, G., Zani, L. (2014)
    CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, vol. 50, p. 13952-13955, ISSN: 1359-7345, doi: 10.1039/C4CC06160H

  • A Comparison of Carboxypyridine Isomers as Sensitizers for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Assessment of Device Efficiency and Stability

    Franchi, D., Calamante, M., Reginato, G., Zani, L., Peruzzini, M., Taddei, M., Fabrizi De Biani, F., Basosi, R., Sinicropi, A., Colonna, D., Di Carlo, A., Mordini, A., (2014)
    Tetrahedron, vol. 70, p. 6285-6295, ISSN: 0040-4020, doi: 10.1016/j.tet.2014.05.076

  • The evolution of the Dye Sensitized Solar Cells from Grätzel prototype to up-scaled solar applications: a life cycle assessment approach

    Parisi M.L., Maranghi S., Basosi R. (2014)
    Renewable And Sustainable Energy Review, 39, pp. 124-138. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2014.07.079

  • Environmental impact of electricity from selected geothermal power plants in Italy

    Bravi, M., Basosi, R., (2014)
    Journal of Cleaner Production, 66, p. 301-308, DOI 10.1016/j.jclepro.2013.11.015

  • Development of dye sensitized solar cells: a life cycle perspective for the environmental and market potential assessment of a renewable energy production technology

    Parisi M.L., Maranghi S., Sinicropi A., Basosi R. (2013)
    International Journal Of Heat And Technology, 31(2); pp. 160-167. ISSN: 03928764

  • An unusual thiazolo[5,4-d]thiazole sensitizer for dye-sensitized solar cells

    Zani L., Reginato G., Mordini A., Calamante M., Peruzzini M., Taddei M., Sinicropi A., Parisi M.L., Fabrizi de Biani F., Basosi R., Cavallaro A, Bruzzi M. (2013)
    Tetrahedron Letters, 54, pp. 3944-3948. DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2013.05.059

  • Organic chromophores based on a fused bis-thiazole core and their application in dye-sensitized solar cells

    Dessì A., Barozzino Consiglio G., Calamante M., Reginato G., Mordini A., Peruzzini M., Taddei M., Sinicropi A., Parisi M.L., Fabrizi de Biani F., Basosi R., Mori R., Spatola M., Bruzzi M., Zani L. (2013)
    European Journal Of Organic Chemistry, 10, pp 1916–1928. DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201201629

  • Assessment of new gem-silanediols as suitable sensitizers for dye-sensitized solar cells

    Barozzino Consiglio G., Pedna F., Fornaciari C., Fabrizi de Biani F., Marotta G., Salvatori P., Basosi R., De Angelis F., Mordini A., Parisi M.L., Peruzzini M., Reginato G., Taddei M., Zani L. (2013)
    Journal Of Organometallic Chemistry, 723; pp 198-206. DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2012.10.012

  • Life Cycle Assessment of Gratzel-type cell production for non conventional photovoltaics from novel Organic Dyes

    Parisi M.L., Sinicropi A., Basosi R. (2011)
    International Journal Of Heat And Technology, 29(2); pp. 161-169. ISSN: 03928764

  • Synthesis, structural characterization and LCA analysis of a novel phenoxazinone dye by use of a fungal laccase

    Pogni R., Valensin D., Jarosz-Wilkolazka A., Parisi M.L., Basosi R. (2010)
    Journal Of Biotechnology, 150, p. 195. DOI:10.1016/j.molcatb.2009.12.018

  • Life Cycle Assessment of advanced technologies for photovoltaic panels production

    Bravi M, Parisi M.L., Tiezzi E., Basosi R. (2010)
    International Journal Of Heat And Technology, 28(2); pp. 133-140. ISSN: 03928764

  • Modeling, Preparation and Characterization of a Dipole Moment Switch Driven via Z/E Photoisomerization

    Melloni A., Rossi Paccani R., Donati D., Zanirato V., Sinicropi A., Parisi M.L., Martin E., Basosi R., Fusi S., Latterini L., Ferrè N., Olivucci M. (2010)
    Journal Of The American Chemical Society, 132 (27); pp. 9310-9319. DOI: 10.1021/ja906733q

  • Structural studies in solution and in the solid state on the zinc chelate of 2-hydroxy-(4-methylthio) butanoic acid, an effective mineral supplement in animal feeding

    Predieri R., Beltrami D., Pattacini R., Parisi M.L., Sinicropi A., Valensin D., Basosi R. (2009)
    Inorganica Chimica Acta, 362; pp. 1115-1121. DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2008.05.027

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