Francisco Balzarotti

Group Leader

Francisco studied Electrical Engineering at the University of Buenos Aires, where he then pursued a PhD in Optics and Plasmonics. As postdoctoral researcher, he worked in the field of Super Resolution Microscopy, developing innovative microscopy concepts at the Department of NanoBiophotonics at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, led by Nobel Laureate Stefan W. Hell. Since 2020, he is a Group Leader at the Research Institute for Molecular Pathology and also counts with the support of the European Research Council.