Domenico Lombardo is a physicist and materials engineer in the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR-IPCF) of the Department of Chemical Sciences and Materials Technologies (ITALY). His research activity is focused on both experimental and theoretical investigation of the self-assembly (and supramolecular) processes of nanostructured and hybrid (inorganic-inorganic) bio-materials, and study of the soft interaction between polymer nanocarriers and biological membranes. He repeatedly participated at various expert committees at the national/international level. He acts as a consultant, reviewer and editorial board member in various peer-reviewed international scientific journals.