Professore Ordinario 
Settore scientifico disciplinare di riferimento  (FIS/05)
Ateneo Università degli Studi di ROMA "La Sapienza" 
Struttura di afferenza Dipartimento di FISICA 
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Lunedì 10-11


Experimental Astrophysicist, focus on Cosmology and the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB). Full Professor at Universita' di Roma “La Sapienza”.
Author of more than 200 papers on international journals, including renowned papers. Italian PI of the stratospheric balloon experiment BOOMERanG/B2K on the anisotropy and polarization of the CMB, which detected the first time acoustic oscillations in the primeval plasma, and demonstrated the flatness of the Universe. Co-investigator of the HFI of the ESA-Planck satellite mission. Has been assigned the Feltrinelli (2001), Balzan (2006), Dan David (2009), and Cocconi (2011) prizes for his research. Member of the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei and of the Accademia Nazionale delle Scienze. His papers have been cited more than 24600 times, and the h-index is 71 (NASA-ADS database).
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