University of Naples Federico II

Roberto Nigro

Department of Chemical, Materials and Industrial Production Engineering

Roberto Nigro is researcher at Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Naples Federico II since 2001. Research fields are: Fermentation of food matrices production of Functional Foods, solid-liquid extraction of functional components from raw, processed and waste food materials. He is author of about 60 scientific papers published on national and international Journals
concerning fluidization, food engineering and treatment of polluting effluents.

Lactic fermentation
functional foods
solid-liquid extraction
food engineering