PERSONAL INFORMATION

I was born in Legnano (Italy) on May 17, 1975.

EDUCATION

2001-2004 University of Milan PhD in Physics.

Thesis: Shadowgraphic study of convection in a colloidal suspension (Supervisor: Marzio GIGLIO)

1994-2001 University of Milan Laurea in Physics.

Thesis: Optical study of convective instabilities in binary mixtures heated from above (in Italian)

LANGUAGES

English (level C1)

Spanish (level B1)

German (level B1)

French (level A2)

Russian (level A1)

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

June 2018

VISITING PROFESSOR

Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon

03/2015 – present

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF APPLIED PHYSICS

Dep. of Medical Biotechnology and Translational Medicine, University of Milan, Italy

11/2007 – 02/2015

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF APPLIED PHYSICS

Dep. of Medical Biotechnology and Translational Medicine, University of Milan, Italy

07/2010 – 08/2010

VISITING RESEARCHER

Physics Department, University of Ottawa, Canada

11/2006 – 10/2007

MARIE-CURIE INTRA-EUROPEAN FELLOW (FP6)

Dep. of Physics, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

11/2004 – 10/2006

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

Dep. of Physics, University of Milan, Italy