Margherita Marchetti

Margherita Marchetti (1989) graduated cum laude in Physics from La Sapienza University in Rome. Keen to improve her bio- and medical background, she studied and completed her master thesis at the Vrije Universiteit (VU) in Amsterdam.

Afterwards, Margherita obtained her Ph.D. in biophysics at the VU, researching life processes at the nanoscale by combining multiple state-of-the-art techniques. During her Ph.D. she initiated new collaborations with national and international universities, as well as companies for the implementation of scientific instruments for biophysical research.