Simone Margheri

I am a geologist with a particular interest in crystallography and mineralogy. 

The aim of my Ph.D. project is to find suitable minerals for heavy metals removal in aqueous matrices and tailor the structure of synthetic analogues to improve their efficiency and selectivity. 

B. Sc. in Geology at the University of Florence, 2018. Thesis Title: “Mineralogical analysis of a chromiferous dunite from Elbasan County, Albania”. 

M. Sc. in Geological Sciences and Technologies at the University of Florence, 2021. Thesis Title: “X-diffraction analysis of alteration minerals from the Muonionalusta meteorite”.

Ph.D. Student in Earth Sciences at the University of Florence, 2022 – 2024, XXXVII cycle, Programma Operativo Nazionale (PON) Ricerca e Innovazione. Thesis Title: Capture and recovery of heavy metals in trap minerals.

Research interest:


Crystal chemistry


Environmental mineralogy

Condensed matter physics


Tema di ricerca e tutor:

Crystallography, crystal chemistry and environmental mineralogy


Tutor: Dott. Giovanni Orazio Lepore (UNIFI)


Ultimo aggiornamento



I cookie di questo sito servono al suo corretto funzionamento e non raccolgono alcuna tua informazione personale. Se navighi su di esso accetti la loro presenza.  Maggiori informazioni