Foffano Luca

Mail address :
luca.foffano(at)pd.infn.it
luca.foffano(at)phd.unipd.it

Position:
Postazione dottorandi - third floor Astronomy Department
Office n.218, Paolotti - Physics and Astronomy Department “Galileo Galilei”

Reasearch interests:

High Energy and Very High Energy Astrophysics
Active Galactic Nuclei, Extreme blazars detection and characterization
Extragalactic Background Light interactions
Imaging Atmospheric Cherenkov Telescopes tecnique s
MAGIC telescope collaboration, CTA telescope collaboration

Thesis Title:
The cosmic photon-photon interaction in Astrophysics and Cosmology

Supervisor:
Prof. Franceschini Alberto

Short CV :
October 2016 – present
PhD student in Astronomy - Department of Physics and Astronomy (University of Padova).

October 2014 – September 2016
Master's Degree in Physics - Department of Physics and Astronomy (University of Padova) 110/110.
Thesis Title: Cosmological perturbations in mimetic gravity models
Supervisor: Prof. Bartolo Nicola, Co-Supervisor: Prof. Matarrese Sabino

October 2011 – July 2014
Bachelor's Degree in Physics - Department of Physics and Astronomy (University of Padova)
Thesis title: Gamma spectroscopy with the Fermi-LAT telescope
Supervisor: Prof. Denis Bastieri, Co-Supervisor: Dr. Buson Sara