Complete list of Alessandro’s publications:


A roadmap towards the synthesis of Life

C. Kriebisch, O. Bantysh, L. Baranda, A. Belluati, E. Bertosin, K. Dai, M. de Roy, H. Fu, N. Galvanetto, J. Gibbs, S. Santhosh Gomez, G. Granatelli, A. Griffo, M. Guix, C. Onur Gurdap, J. Harth-Kitzerow, I. Haugerud, G. Häfner, P. Jaiswal, S. Javed, A. Karimi, S. Kato, B. Kriebisch, S. Laha, P.-W. Lee, W. Lipinski, T. Matreux, T. Michaels, E. Poppleton, A. Ruf, A. Slootbeek, I. Smokers, H. Soria-Carrera, A. Sorrenti, M. Stasi, A. Stevenson, A. Thatte, M. Tran, M. van Haren, H. Vuijk, S. Wickham, P. Zambrano, K. Adamala, K. Alim, E.S. Andersen, C. Bonfio, D. Braun, E. Frey, U. Gerland, W. Huck, F. Jülicher, N. Laohakunakorn, L. Mahadevan, S. Otto, J. Saenz, P. Schwille, K. Göpfrich, C. Weber, J. Boekhoven.

ChemRxiv 2024                                            DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv-2024-tnx83


Tailored Design of a Water-Based Nanoreactor Technology for Producing Processable Sub-40 Nm 3D COF Nanoparticles at Atmospheric Conditions

G. Llauradó-Capdevila, A. Veciana, M. A. Guarducci, A. Mayoral, R. Pons, L. Hertle, H. Ye, M. Mao, S. Sevim, D. Rodríguez-San-Miguel, A. Sorrenti, B. Jang, Z. Wang, X.-Z. Chen, B. J. Nelson, R. Matheu, C. Franco, S. Pané, J. Puigmartí-Luis.

Adv. Mater. 2023                                                   DOI: 10.1002/adma.202306345


“On-The-Fly” Synthesis of Self-Supported LDH Hollow Structures Through Controlled Microfluidic Reaction-Diffusion Conditions

M. Mattera, A. Sorrenti, L. De Gregorio Perpiñá, V. Oestreicher, S. Sevim, O. Arteaga, X.-Z. Chen, S. Pané, G. Abellán, J. Puigmartí-Luis

Small, 2023                                                         DOI:10.1002/smll.2023076213


In Flow-Based Technologies: A New Paradigm for the Synthesis and Processing of Covalent-Organic Frameworks

P. Martinez-Bulit, A. Sorrenti, D. Rodriguez San Miguel, M. Mattera, Y. Belce, Y. Xia, S. Ma, M-H. Huang, S. Pané, J. Puigmartí-Luis

Chem. Eng. J. 2022, 435, 135117                          DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2022.135117


Chirality transfer from a 3D macro shape to the molecular level by controlling asymmetric secondary flows

S. Sevim, A. Sorrenti, J.P. Vale, Z. El-Hachemi, S. Pané, A.D. Flouris, T. Sotto Mayor, J. Puigmartí-Luis

Nat. Commun. 2022, 13, 1766                           DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-29425-y


Exploiting Reaction-Diffusion Conditions to Trigger Pathway Complexity in the Growth of a MOF

N. Calvo Galve, A. Abrishamkar, A. Sorrenti,* L. Di Rienzo, M. Satta, M. D’Abramo, E. Coronado, A. J. deMello G. Mínguez Espallargas,J. Puigmartí-Luis. (Equal Contribution) (*Co-corresponding)

Angew.Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 15920–15927      DOI: 10.1002/anie.202101611


Growing and Shaping Metal–Organic Framework Single Crystals at the Millimeter Scale

A. Sorrenti, L. Jones, S. Sevim, X. Cao, A.J. deMello, C. Martí-Gastaldo, J, Puigmartí-Luis.

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 9372–9381             DOI: 10.1021/jacs.0c01935


Liquid Flow and Control without Solid Walls

P. Dunne, T. Adachi, A. Arun Dev, A. Sorrenti, L. Giacchetti, A. Bonnin, C. Bourdon, P. H. Mangin, J. M. D. Coey, B. Doudin, T. M. Hermans. (Equal Contribution)

Nature 2020, 581, 58–62                                        DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2254-4


SERS Barcode Libraries: A Microfluidic Approach

S. Sevim, C. Franco, X.-Z. Chen, A. Sorrenti, D. Rodríguez-San-Miguel, S. Pané, A. J. deMello, J. Puigmartí-Luis.

Adv. Sci. 2020, 7, 2070068                                     DOI:10.1002/advs.201903172


Pathway Selection as a Tool for Crystal Defect Engineering: a Case Study with a Functional Coordination Polymer

A. Abrishamkar, S. Suárez–García, S. Sevim, A. Sorrenti, R. Pons, S.-X. Liu, S. Decurtins, G. Aromí, D. Aguilà, S. Pané, A. J. deMello, A. Rotaru, D. Ruiz–Molina, J. Puigmarti-Luis. (Equal Contribution)

Appl. Mater. Today 2020, 20, 100632.                    DOI: 10.1016/j.apmt.2020.100632


Biomimetic synthesis of sub-20 nanometer Covalent Organic Frameworks in water

C. Franco, D. Rodríguez-San-Miguel, A. Sorrenti, S. Sevim, R. Pons, A. E. Platero-Prats, M. Pavlovic, I. Szilagyi, M. L. Ruiz Gonzalez, J. M. González-Calbet, D. Bochicchio, L. Pesce, G. M. Pavan, I. Imaz, M. Cano-Sarabia, D. Maspoch, S. Pané, A. de Mello, F. Zamora, J. Puigmartí-Luis. (Equal Contribution)

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 3540-3547                DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b12389


Cyclobutane Scaffold in Bolaamphiphiles: Effect of Diastereoisomerism and Regiochemistry on Their Surface Activity Aggregate Structure

B. Pi-Boleda, A. Sorrenti, M. Sans, O. Illa, R. Pons, V. Branchadell, R. M. Ortuño.

Langmuir  2018, 34, 11424-11432                      DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b01462


Self-assembled materials and supramolecular chemistry within microfluidic environments: from common thermodynamic states to non-equilibrium structures

S. Sevim, A. Sorrenti,* C. Franco, S. Furukawa, S. Pané, J. Puigmartí-Luis. (*Co-corresponding)

Chem. Soc. Rev.  2018, 47, 3788-3803                   DOI: 10.1039/C8CS00025E


Non-equilibrium steady states in supramolecular polymerization

A. Sorrenti, J. Leira-Iglesias, A. Sato, T.M. Hermans.

Nat. Commun. 2017, 8, 15899                                  DOI:10.1038/ncomms15899


Non-equilibrium supramolecular polymerization

A. Sorrenti, J. Leira-Iglesias, A.J. Markvoort, T.F.A de Greef, T.M. Hermans

Chem. Soc. Rev.  2017, 46, 5476-5490                   DOI: 10.1039/C7CS00121E  


Chiral Cyclobutane β-Amino Acid-Based Amphiphiles: Influence of cis/trans Stereochemistry on Condensed Phase and Monolayer Structure

A. Sorrenti, O. Illa, R. M. Ortuño, R. Pons.

Langmuir 2016, 32, 6977-6984                                 DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b01461


Milliseconds make the difference in the far-from-equilibrium self-assembly of supramolecular chiral nanostructures

A. Sorrenti,* R. Rodriguez-Trujillo, D. Amabilino, J. Puigmartí-Luis. (*Co-corresponding)

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 6920-6923                 DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b02538


Supramolecular pathway selection of perylenediimides mediated by chemical fuels

J. Leira-Iglesias, A. Sorrenti, A. Sato, P. A. Dunne, T. M. Hermans.

Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 9009-9012                      DOI: 10.1039/C5SC03298A


Multiscale Study of Mononuclear CoII SMMs based on Curcuminoid Ligands

R. Díaz-Torres, M. Menelaou, O. Roubeau, A. Sorrenti, G. Brandariz-de Pedro, E. C. Sañudo, S. J. Teat, J. Fraxedas, E. Ruiza, N. Aliaga-Alcalde.

Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 2793-2803                                 DOI: 10.1039/C5SC03298A


Chiral Cyclobutane β-Amino Acid-Based Amphiphiles: Influence of Cis/Trans Stereochemistry on Solution Self-Aggregation and Recognition

A. Sorrenti, O. Illa, R. Pons, R. M. Ortuño.

Langmuir 2015, 31, 9608-9618                                 DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b02700


Crystal structure analyses facilitate understanding of synthetic protocols in the preparation of 6,6’-dibromo substituted BINOL compounds

M. Agnes, A. Sorrenti, D. Pasini, K. Wurst, D. B. Amabilino.

Cryst. Eng. Comm. 2014, 16, 10131-10138               DOI: 10.1039/C4CE01160K


Deracemization and the First CD Spectrum of a 310-Helical Peptide Made of Achiral α-Amino-Isobutyric Acid Residues in a Chiral Membrane Mimetic Environment

F. Ceccacci, G. Mancini, P. Rossi, P. Scrimin, A. Sorrenti, P. Tecilla.

Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 10133-10135                    DOI: 10.1039/C3CC44713H


Amphiphiles in aqueous solution: well beyond a soap bubble

Sorrenti, O. Illa, R. M. Ortuño.(*Corresponding).

Chem. Soc. Rev. 2013, 42, 8200-8219                        DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60151J


New chiral polyfunctional cyclobutane derivatives from (-)-verbenone: possible surfactant behavior

J. Ospina, A. Sorrenti, O. Illa, R. Pons, R. M. Ortuño.

Tetrahedron Asymmetry 2013, 24, 713-718                 DOI: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2013.05.007


Structure vs properties -chirality, optics and shapes- in amphiphilic porphyrin J-aggregates

J. Ospina, A. Sorrenti, O. Illa, R. Z. El-Hachemi, C. Escudero, F. Acosta-Reyes, M. T. Casas, V. Altoe, S. Aloni, G. Oncins, A. Sorrenti, J. Crusats, J. L. Campos, J. M. Ribó.

J. Mater. Chem. C 2013, 1, 3337-3346                       DOI: 10.1039/C3TC30299G


Achiral-to-Chiral Transition in Benzil Solidification: Analogies with Racemic Conglomerates Systems Showing Deracemization

Z. El-Hachemi, O. Arteaga, A. Canillas, J. Crusats, A. Sorrenti, S. Veintemillas-Verdaguer, J. M. Ribó.

Chirality 2013, 25, 393-399                                         DOI: 10.1002/chir.22161


Molecular Description of the Propagation of Chirality from Molecules to Complex Systems: Different Mechanisms Controlled by Hydrophobic Interactions

Marinelli, A. Sorrenti, V. Corvaglia, V. Leone, G. Mancini. (Contributed equally to this work)

Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 14680–14688                       DOI:10.1002/chem.201202342


Kinetic Control of the Supramolecular Chirality of Porphyrin J-Aggregates

A. Sorrenti, Z. El-Hachemi, O.Arteaga, A. Canillas, J. Crusats, J. M. Ribó.

Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 8820-8826                            DOI: 10.1002/chem.201202342


Deracemization of bilirubin as the marker of the chirality of micellar aggregates

A. Sorrenti, B. Altieri, F. Ceccacci, P. Di Profio, R. Germani, L. Giansanti, G. Savelli, G. Mancini.

Chirality 2012, 24, 78–85                                           DOI:10.1002/chir.21026


Effects of flow-selectivity on self-assembly and auto-organization processes: an example

A. Sorrenti, Z. El-Hachemi, J. Crusats, J. M. Ribó.

Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 8551-8553                      DOI: 10.1039/C1CC13138A


Flow effects in supramolecular chirality

O. Arteaga, A. Canillas, J. Crusats, Z. El-Hachemi, J. Llorens, A. Sorrenti, J. M. Ribó.

Isr. J. Chem. 2011, 51, 1007-1016                              DOI: 10.1002/ijch.201100043


Chiral recognition in aggregates formed by chiral bola-amphiphiles

F. Ceccacci, P. di Profio, L. Giansanti, S. Levi Mortera, G. Mancini, A. Sorrenti, C. Villani.

Tetrahedron Asymmetry 2010, 21, 2117-2123            DOI: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2010.07.002


Supramolecular Chirality in Solvent Promoted Aggregation of Amphiphilic Porphyrin Derivatives. Kinetic Studies and Comparison Between Solution Behaviour and Solid State Morphology by AFM Topography

D. Monti, M. De Rossi, A. Sorrenti, G. Laguzzi, E. Gatto, M. Stefanelli, M. Venanzi, L. Luvidi, G. Mancini, R. Paolesse.

Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 860-870                                DOI: 10.1002/chem.200901964


Propagation of chirality from gemini surfactants to porphyrin/surfactant heteroaggregates: transcription of the stereochemical information into an organizational feature

Z. El-Hachemi, G. Mancini, J. M. Ribó, A. Sorrenti.

New J. Chem. 2010, 34, 269-266                                 DOI: 10.1039/B9NJ00282K


Chiral Recognition of dipeptides in Langmuir monolayers

A. Sorrenti, M. Diociaiuti, V. Corvaglia, P. Chistolini, G. Mancini.

Tetrahedron Asymmetry 2009, 20, 2737-2741             DOI: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2009.10.023


Synthesis of spiroannulated oligopyrrole macrocycles derived from lithocholic acid

N. T. T. Huong, P. Klímková, A. Sorrenti, G. Mancini, P. Drašar.

Steroids 2009, 74, 715-720                                          DOI: 10.1016/j.steroids.2009.04.004


Chiral recognition in biomembrane models: what is behind a ‘simple model’

S. Borocci, F. Ceccacci, O. Cruciani, G. Mancini, A. Sorrenti.

Synlett. 2009, 7, 1023-1033                                        DOI: 10.1055/s-0028-1088148


The possible role of enantiodiscrimination in bilirubin toxicity

C. Bernardini, P. D’Arrigo, G. Elemento, G. Mancini, S. Servi, A. Sorrenti.

Chirality 2009, 21, 87-91                                             DOI: 10.1002/chir.20610


Chiral sign selection on the J-aggregates of deprotonated tetrakis-(4-sulfonatophenyl)porphyrin by traces of unidentified chiral contaminants present in the ultra-pure water used as solvent

Z. El-Hachemi, C. Escudero, O. Arteaga, A. Canillas, J. Crusats, G. Mancini, R. Purrello, A. Sorrenti, A. D’Urso, J. M. Ribó.

Chirality 2009, 21, 408-412                                         DOI: 10.1002/chir.20602


Enantiodiscrimination of bilirubin-IXa enantiomers in biomembrane models: has chirality a role in bilirubin toxicity?

F. Ceccacci, L. Giansanti, S. Levi Mortera, G. Mancini, A. Sorrenti, C. Villani.

Bioorg. Chem. 2008, 36, 252-254                               DOI: 10.1016/j.bioorg.2008.05.001


Role of the Hydrophobic Effect in the Transfer of Chirality from Molecules to Complex Systems: From Chiral Surfactants to Porphyrin/Surfactant Aggregates

Z. El-Hachemi, G. Mancini, J. M. Ribó, A. Sorrenti.

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 15176-15184               DOI: 10.1021/ja805669v


Study of the supramolecular chiral assembly of meso-C-glucoside-porphyrin derivatives in aqueous media

D. Monti, M. Venanzi, E. Gatto, G. Mancini, A. Sorrenti, P. Štěpánek and P. Drašar.

New J. Chem. 2008, 32, 2127-2133                            DOI: 10.1039/B806515B


Concentration as the Switch for Chiral Recognition in Biomembrane Models

C. Bombelli, C. Bernardini, G. Elemento, G. Mancini, A. Sorrenti, C. Villani.

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 2732-2733                    DOI: 10.1021/ja710687e


Chiral recognition of dipeptides in bio-membrane models: the role of amphiphile hydrophobic chains

C. Bombelli, S. Borocci, O. Cruciani, G. Mancini, D. Monti, A. L. Segre, A. Sorrenti, M. Venanzi.

Tetrahedron Asymmetry 2008, 19, 124-130                  DOI: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2007.11.035


Discrimination of the Enantiomers of Biphenylic Derivatives in Micellar Aggregates Formed by Chiral Amidic Surfactants

A. Alzalamira, F. Ceccacci, D. Monti, S. Levi Mortera, G. Mancini, A. Sorrenti, M. Venanzi, C. Villani.

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 6688-6689                     DOI: 10.1021/ja071249k


Chiral Amplification of Chiral Porphyrin Derivatives by Templated Heteroaggregation

D. Monti, M. Venanzi, M. Stefanelli, A. Sorrenti, G. Mancini, C. Di Natale, R. Paolesse.

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 6688-6689                     DOI: 10.1021/ja071249k


Discrimination of the enantiomers of new biphenylic derivatives in chiral micellar aggregates

F. Ceccacci, L. Giansanti, G. Mancini, P. Mencarelli, A. Sorrenti.

New J. Chem 2007, 31, 86-92                                        DOI: 10.1039/B610587D