Federchimica Prize, Association of the Italian Chemical Industries (1995)

National Prize for Research, Italian Chemical Society (2002)

Ciamician-Gonzalez Prize, Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry (2008)

Nominee for the Descartes Prize for Excellence in Scientific Collaboration (2006), European Commission

Recipient of the ERC Advanced Grant (2008), European Research Council

Mangini Gold Medal, Italian Chemical Society (2009)

Ree-Natta Lectureship, Korean Chemical Society (2010)

Member of Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (National Academy of Sciences of Italy)

EuCheMS Lecture Award (2013)

Blaise Pascal Medal, European Academy of Sciences (2013)

Natta Gold Medal, Italian Chemical Society (2014)

European Carbon Association Award (2015)

French-Italian Chemical Societies Award, French Chemical Society (2015)

ACS Nano Lectureship Award, American Chemical Society (2015)