Post-graduate fellowship - Notice of selection...
Study of two-dimensional topological systems by means of photoemission spectroscopy with synchrotron light More detail
Italy-Republic of Korea: Forum on Science...
The “Italy-Korea Forum on Science Technology and Innovation” is the main technical-scientific event between Italy and South Korea, which aims to... More detail
The first third-generation solar park based on...
The solar park built on the island of Crete uses technologies developed by italian researchers in the context of European Graphene Flagship... More detail
Acoustic Vibration Modes of Gold–Silver...
The EFSL research group, in collaboration with the Laboratoire Lumière, Matière et Interfaces and the Laboratoire de Physique des Solides of... More detail
SENSOCARD Regional Strategic Project completed
The Sensocard project run by Microsis S.r.l. and CNR-ISM has developed a prototype system for the automatic identification of predictive markers of... More detail

Welcome to the Institute of Structure of Matter (ISM) website

"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be discovered" - Carl Sagan


It is a pleasure for me to welcome you at the Institute of Structure of Matter of the National Research Council (ISM-CNR).

The institute, founded at the beginning of the ’80s, has a long tradition in material characterization ranging from common lab investigation to large scale facilities such as synchrotrons. The competences of the institute have been subsequently enriched with material synthesis and deposition capabilities as...Read more

Research Activity

  • Energy & Environmental

    Energy & Environmental

    Aiming at pursuing the concepts of the European Green Deal and economic-environmental sustainability, ISM promotes a great effort towards the Read More
  • Aerospace & Automotive

    Aerospace & Automotive

    Automotive and Aerospace are very challenging technological sectors that include a huge network of counterparts involving not only the companies Read More
  • Healt & BIO

    Healt & BIO

    HEALTH/BIO activities in ISM include the study of biological processes from the multicellular level down to the single cell and Read More
  • Blue Sky research

    Blue Sky research

    The mission of ISM-CNR towards new advanced technologies in daily life could not be accomplished without being solidly rooted on Read More
  • Cultural Heritage

    Cultural Heritage

    ISM is involved in different Research Infrastructure Consortia for Heritage Science, at local, national and european level, offering its high-tech Read More
  • ICT & Security

    ICT & Security

    In the framework of the rapidly evolving field of Information and Communication Technology, ISM has a long tradition in the Read More
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