Filippo Buttignol


PhD student

Paul Scherrer Institut
Forschungsstrasse 111
5232 Villigen PSI


PhD in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Thesis: "Selective catalytic reduction of NOx over Fe-exchanged zeolite
catalysts in the presence of N2O"
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Oliver Kröcher, Dr. Davide Ferri


École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (CH)
Paul Scherrer Institut (CH)

Master of Science in Industrial Chemistry
Thesis: "Photo-thermal catalytic steam reforming of methanol
for hydrogen production"
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Gian Luca Chiarello, Prof. Dr. Elena Selli


University of Milan (IT)

Topic:" Operando infrared investigation of the temperature effect on the photocatalytic
steam reforming of methanol by modulated excitation analyses"
Supervisors: Dr. Davide Ferri, Dr. Maarten Nachtegaal


Paul Scherrer Institut (CH)

INSTM - Researcher
Topic: "Photocatalytic degradation of Ibuprofen in aqueous environment"
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Claudia L. Bianchi


University of Milan (IT)

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry
Thesis: "Fischer-Tropsch synthesis over activated carbon
supported cobalt catalysts"
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Carlo Pirola, Prof. Dr. Claudia L. Bianchi


University of Milan (IT)



  • R.J.G. Nuguid, F. Buttignol, A. Marberger, O. Kröcher. Selective Catalytic Reduction of NOx Emissions. In Handbook of Biodiesel and Petrodiesel Fuels: Science, Technology, Health, and Environment. Volume 3. Petrodiesel Fuels: Science, Technology, Health, and Environment. O. Konur, Ed. CRC Press: Boca Raton, 2021doi: 10.1201/9780367456252
  • F. Buttignol, A. Garbujo, P. Biasi, D. Rentsch, O. Kröcher and D. Ferri. Effect of an Al2O3-based binder on the structure of extruded Fe-ZSM-5. Catal. Today. 2021, in press. doi: 10.1016/j.cattod.2021.09.020