I am an astrophysicist at INAF/Osservatorio Astrofisico di ArcetriMy research interest is the formation of stars and planets. I study the physical structure and the chemical composition of protoplanetary disks which are the analogue of our solar system at the time of planet formation. The ultimate goals of my research is to understand how planets form

I am the leader of the young research group financed by the Italian Ministry of Science and Education (MIUR), program "Scientific Independence of young Researchers (SIR)".  


To know more about my research, please have a look at some scientific highlights or have a look at my publications.

INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri
Largo E. Fermi 5, 50125, Firenze - Italy