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Professor CV
Current academic position:
non-tenure assistant professor (RTD-A), Sapienza - University of Rome

Research interests:
-Millimeter and submillimeter instrumentation for astronomy and cosmology;
-Galaxy clusters and large scale structure;
-Secondary anisotropies of the Cosmic Microwave Background: SZ effect;
-CMB polarization;
-Atmospheric issues for ground-based observations in the mm/submm band.
-Member of the MITO, OLIMPO, LSPE, PRISM/CORE+, QUBIC and LiteBIRD collaborations.

-Cryogenic techniques for operation of microwave bolometers;
-Readout electronics and data acquisition of microwave detectors;
-Photometric and spectral characterization of instrumentation for mm astronomy;
-Electromagnetic simulation and characterization of microwave passive components;
-Programming for data analysis and simulation of observations (IDL, C++, Fortran, Python);
-MCMC coding and algorithms for Bayesian analysis of astronomical data.

Academic Supervision:
-Supervisor or co-supervisor of 17 M.Sc. thesis projects on topics related to instrumentation and data analysis for observational cosmology.
-Supervisor of many B.Sc. dissertations in Physics, averaging to 5 per year in the last 3 years.

Teaching (past 5 years only):
-Physics of Galaxies (2013-14, 2014-2015)
-Exercise class in Electromagnetism (2015-16)
-Observational Cosmology (2018-19, 2019-20)

Publications and Citation Report
-Author or co-author of 79 papers (source: Scopus)
-total citations: 981 (source: Scopus)
-h-index: 17 (source: Scopus)
Course Code Year Course - Attendance
OBSERVATIONAL COSMOLOGY 1044551 2020/2021 Astronomy and Astrophysics
OBSERVATIONAL COSMOLOGY 1044551 2019/2020 Astronomy and Astrophysics
OBSERVATIONAL COSMOLOGY 1044551 2018/2019 Astronomy and Astrophysics
Astrophysics Laboratory 1051847 2016/2017 Astronomy and Astrophysics