Massimo Mastrangeli is a specialist in microfabrication and fluidic self-assembly for microsystems integration. His research interests focus on self-organization across scales and abstraction levels.
He got his BS and MS degrees (cum laude) in Electronic Engineering at the Department of Information Engineering of the University of Pisa (Pisa, IT). He received his PhD degree in Materials Engineering from the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering of the Catholic University of Leuven (Leuven, BE) in collaboration with IMEC Belgium. During this last appointment, he visited the Department of Electrical Engineering of the University of Washington (Seattle, WA, USA), the Santa Fe Institute (Santa Fe, NM, USA), and the BEAMS Department of the Free University of Bruxelles (ULB, Bruxelles, BE).
Massimo is also interested in complex systems, music, philosophy and satire.