Personal tools
Log in
You are here: Home Research Institutes INAF Central Office Management Management

Management

President:  Prof. Giovanni Fabrizio Bignami (Curriculum Vitae)

Vice President: Dr. Monica Tosi

Administrative Advisory Panel

  • Prof. Giovanni Fabrizio Bignami, President
  • Prof. Massimo Capaccioli - Appointed by the Minister of Education, Universities and Research
  • Prof. Stefano Cristiani  - Minister of Education, Universities and Research
  • Dr. Monica Tosi - Elected
  • Dr. Maria Renata Schirru - Elected

Director General: dott. Umberto Sacerdote

Scientific Director: Dr. Giampaolo Vettolani

Scientific Advisory Panel

Audit Office

  • Dr. Raffaele Grande, President
  • Dr. Ruggero Antonietti, appointed
  • Dr. Edoardo Bene, appointed
  • Dr. Giuseppe Amedeo, substitute
  • Dr. Giuseppe Cossari, substitute
  • Dr. Valentina Luciani, substitute

INAF researcher wins a Consolidator Grant 2017

Dec 20, 2017

INAF researcher wins a Consolidator Grant 2017 Two black hole systems are the investigational topic of DEMOBLACK: one of the projects that have been granted the European Consolidator Grant, which was submitted by Michela Mapelli, a researcher of the National Institute for Astrophysics-INAF and Professor at the University of Innsbruck in Austria

Light in Astronomy 2017

Nov 14, 2017

Light in Astronomy 2017 Light in Astronomy, organized by INAF in collaboration with the Italian Astronomical Society-SAIt, will be a week (13-19 November) dedicated to satisfying curiosity about the Universe thanks to the opening in Italy of INAF premises, including the astronomical observatories.

Marsis radar reveals that on Mars all that echoes is not ice

Oct 28, 2017

Marsis radar reveals that on Mars all that echoes is not ice The low dielectric constant of the Meridiani Planum deposits is consistent with a thick layer of ice-free, porous, basaltic sand. This study is fundamental to identify techniques that may help find the planet’s areas with accessible water ice.