Pier Luigi Luisi

Luisi received his scientific education at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa, Italy. His work continues in the best tradition of Italian visionaries of science and the humanities with a cross-cultural approach to Origin of Life. Luisi is currently chair of biochemistry at the University of Roma Tre and director of the Luisi lab, which focuses on Origin of Life, cell models and the self-organization and self-reproduction of chemical and biological systems. Author of 10 books, among them: The Systems View of Life: A Unifying Vision with Fritjof Capra, The Emergence of Life: From Chemical Origins to Synthetic Biology, Mind and Life and 500 scientific papers.

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luisi@mat.ethz.ch

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