Imperial College London


Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Research Associate (EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellow)







Royal College of ScienceSouth Kensington Campus





Alex started with the Plastic ElectronicsCentre for Doctoral Training in October 2013 and is now working on a new transport materials platform for bioelectronics under the supervision of Prof Iain McCulloch, Prof George Malliaras and Dr Jonathan Rivnay from the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines St Etienne, France



Nielsen CB, Giovannitti A, Sbircea D-T, et al., 2016, Molecular Design of Semiconducting Polymers for High-Performance Organic Electrochemical Transistors, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol:138, ISSN:0002-7863, Pages:10252-10259

Giovannitti A, Nielsen CB, Sbircea D-T, et al., 2016, N-type organic electrochemical transistors with stability in water, Nature Communications, Vol:7, ISSN:2041-1723

Giovannitti A, Sbircea D-T, Inal S, et al., 2016, Controlling the mode of operation of organic transistors through side-chain engineering, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol:113, ISSN:0027-8424, Pages:12017-12022

Giovannitti A, Nielsen CB, Rivnay J, et al., 2016, Sodium and Potassium Ion Selective Conjugated Polymers for Optical Ion Detection in Solution and Solid State, Advanced Functional Materials, Vol:26, ISSN:1616-301X, Pages:514-523

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