Curriculum Vitae


Bio

I was born in Como, Italy, in 1987. I am an Italian citizen.


Employment

2021 — Member & IBM Einstein Fellow
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey.
2020 — Rita Levi-Montalcini Fellow, (assistant professor with tenure-track)
University of Padova, Italy.
2015 — 2020 Assistent & Oberassistent, (post-doc & research fellow)
ETH Zürich, Switzerland.
2014 — 2015 Marie-Curie Fellow,
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany.
2010 — 2014 Promovendus, (PhD student)
Universiteit Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Education


2019 Full Professor Habilitation
Subject: Theoretical Physics & Mathematical Models,
Italian Ministry for University.
2017 Associate Professor Habilitation
Subject: Theoretical Physics & Mathematical Models,
Italian Ministry for University.
2014 PhD cum laude,
Universiteit Utrecht, Supervisor Gleb Arutyunov.
Thesis: Towards integrability for AdS3/CFT2.
2010 Scuola Galileiana Degree cum laude, University of Padova.
Supervisor Franco Cardin.
Thesis: Finite reduction and Morse index estimates.
2010 MSc degree in Physics cum laude, University of Padova.
Supervisors Antonio Bassetto & Razvan Gurau.
Thesis: Functional renormalisation and asymptotic safety.
2008 BSc Degree in Physics cum laude, University of Padova.
Supervisors Pieralberto Marchetti & Norbert Schuch.
Thesis: Classical simulation of quantum spin systems.

Awards

2022 CARIPLO Foundation "Support to Young Italian Talents" Grant
2021 University of Padova "STARS" grant
2021 Short-listed (score A), ERC Starting Grant
2019 Short-listed (score A), ERC Starting Grant
2020 Spark Grant,
Swiss National Science Foundation.
2019 Rita Levi-Montalcini Fellowship,
Italian Ministry of Research.
2019 ETH Career Seed Grant,
ETH Zurich.
2017 ETH Career Seed Grant,
ETH Zurich.
2016 Agora grant,
Swiss National Science Foundation.
2014 Best paper prize
Marie-Curie GATIS Network.
2013 Vito Volterra Prize,
Italian Physical Society.
2005 Scuola Galileiana Fellowship,
University of Padova.