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  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science International Fellow 11/2018 – present
    Department of Astronomy, University of Tokyo, JP
  • Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow, then Reseach Associate 10/2015 – 10/2018
    Institute for Astronomy, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 Research Fellow 09/2012 – 09/2015
    School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, UK (2012-2013 in absentia)
  • International Astronomical Union – The Gruber Foundation Fellow  08/2012 – 08/2013
    Department of Astronomy, Indiana University Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Fulbright Visiting Graduate Student Researcher 10/2010 – 06/2011
    Department of Physics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Doctoral Research Student 01/2009 – 06/2012
    Doctoral School in Physics, Università degli Studi di Milano, IT


Department of Physics, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy

  • Ph.D. in Theoretical Astrophysics 07/2012
    Thesis: “Dynamics of globular clusters” (in English, 238 pages)
    Advisors: Prof. G. Bertin, Prof. E. Vesperini, Prof. S. L. W. McMillan
  • Laurea Magistrale (M.Sc. equiv.) in Theoretical Physics , 110/110 cum laude 04/2008
    Thesis: “Tidal effects on an isothermal truncated stellar system” (in Italian, 130 pages)
    Advisors: Prof. G. Bertin, Prof. R. Pozzoli
  • Laurea Triennale (B.Sc. equiv.) in Physics , 110/110 cum laude 10/2005
    Thesis: “The dark matter problem in the solar neighborhood” (in Italian, 56 pages)
    Advisors: Prof. G. Bertin, Dr. M. Lombardi

Liceo Classico Statale “Giovanni Berchet”, Milano, Italy

  • Diploma di Maturità Classica (Secondary School Diploma in Classics and Classical Languages, Literature and Linguistics), 100/100 07/2002
    Thesis: “The birth of mathematical logic and scientific method in the Ancient World” (in Italian, 85 pages)
    Advisors: Ms. M. R. Gambarini (Ancient Greek and Latin), Ms. M. C. Di Maio (Philosophy), Ms. I. Sassi (Maths and Physics)