Sandro Bottaro

Assistant Professor

Molecular Biology
Assistant Professor

Teaching appointments

Computational Biology and Medical Genetics

Academic background

  • Molecular and Statistical Biophysics, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) Trieste, Italia
  • Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Atomistic Simulations Laboratory, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT). Genova, Italia & Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, ETH Switzerland.


Doctoral degree in computational Biophysics. Danish Technical University:

Master’s degree in Physics : Università degli Studi di Milano

Academic honors, awards and prices

  • PRACE Support To Mitigate Impact Of COVID-19 Pandemic: award of 20 million core hours on High Performance Computing (HPC) facilities (equivalent to > 250000 EUR)
  • Early-career reviewer in eLIFE
  • Guest Associate Editor in Frontiers in Structural Biology



Humanitas is a highly specialized Hospital, Research and Teaching Center. Built around centers for the prevention and treatment of cancer, cardiovascular, neurological and orthopedic disease – together with an Ophthalmic Center and a Fertility Center – Humanitas also operates a highly specialised Emergency Department.