Claudia Cicone

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Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 13 Svein Rosselands hus 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1029 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic interests

Galaxy formation and evolution. Multi-wavelength observations of galaxies in the local and high-redshift Universe. Feedback mechanisms from star formation and accreting super massive black holes. Multi-phase and multi-scale galactic outflows. The circumgalactic and intergalactic medium. Galaxy interactions and mergers. (Sub)-millimetre telescopes and observational techniques. 

Fellowships, awards and prizes

  • 2016 – 2019 European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 664931 (Astrofit2 fellowships)

  • 2017 Special mention at “Premio Giuseppe Lorenzoni” for best scientific article in Astrophysics 2014-2016, Italy

  • 2015 MERAC funding and travel award, awarded by the Société Suisse d’Astrophysique et d’Astronomie, Switzerland

  • 2013 - 2015 Isaac Newton studentship, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

  • 2013 - 2015 Science and technology facilities council (STFC) studentship, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

  • 2011 Summa cum laude Master degree in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Sapienza Università di Roma

  • 2009 Summa cum laude Bachelor degree in Physics and Astrophysics, Sapienza Università di Roma

Employment

  • 2019 - present Associate Professor, Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Oslo, Norway
  • 2016 – 2019 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow, INAF Osservatorio astronomico di Brera, Italy
  • 2015 – 2016 Postdoctoral researcher, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Education

  • 2012 – 2015 PhD in Physics, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • 2009 – 2011 MS, Department of Physics, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • 2006 – 2009 BS, Department of Physics, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Main projects

  • 2019 - present MOONS (Multi Object Optical and Near-infrared Spectrograph for the VLT), associate member of the consortium
  • 2018 - present AtLAST (Atacama Large Aperture Submm/mm telescope)
  • 2016 - 2019 PI of COURAGE, funded by the EU's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 664931
  • 2013 - 2017 Co-I with leading role of ALLSMOG, ESO large programme at the APEX telescope

 

Tags: observations, galaxies, telescopes, ground based observations
Published Sep. 23, 2019 11:22 AM - Last modified Oct. 2, 2019 9:56 AM