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Carlo Rubbia

Carlo RUBBIA, Italian professor of physics. Committee CERN since 1985; Papal Academy, of Science since 1986; USSR Academy, of Sciences; American Academy, of Arts and Sciences, Accademia dei Lincei, European Academy, of Sciences.

Background

  • Rubbia, Carlo was born on March 31, 1934 in Gorizia, Italy. Son of Silvio and Bice (Liceni) Rubbia.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Physics, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Polytechnic University Milan, 1957. Degree (honorary), Harvard University, 1970.

      Degree (honorary), University Geneva, 1983. Degree (honorary), Carnegie Mellon University, 1985. Degree (honorary), University Genoa, Italy, 1985.

      Degree (honorary), University Udine, Italy, 1985.

    Career

    • Research fellow Columbia University, New York City, 1960—1961. Senior research physicist European Organization of Nuclear Research (European Organization Nuclear Research), Geneva, since 1960, director general, 1989—1993. Assistant professor physics University Rome, 1961—1962.

      Professor physics Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1970—1988. Professor University Pavia, Italy, since 1989. Director International Center Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, 1994.

      President, director Italian National Agency New Technologies, Energy & Environment (National agency for new technologies, Energy and sustainable economic development), 1999—2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include contributions to the project which led to the discovery of field particles W and Z, communicators of weak interaction.

    Membership

    Member of National Academy of Sciences (foreign) (foreign associate), Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Accademia dei Lincei, Russian Academy of Sciences (foreign) (foreign), Royal Society (foreign), Pontifical Academy of Sciences, American Physics Society, European Physics Society.

    Connections

    • Married Marisa Rome, June 27, 1960. Children: Laura, Andre.
    • father: Silvio Rubbia
    • mother: Bice (Liceni) Rubbia
    • spouse: Marisa Rome
    • children: Laura Rubbia
    • Andre Rubbia
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    • 1954
      Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa
    • 1957
      Polytechnic University Milan
    • 1970
      Harvard University
    • 1983
      University Geneva
    • 1985
      Carnegie Mellon University
    • 1985
      University Genoa
    • 1985
      University Udine
    • 1960
      senior, research physicist European Organization of Nuclear Research (European Organization Nuclear Research)
      Geneva, Illinois, United States
    • 1960 - 1961
      Research fellow, Columbia University
    • 1961 - 1962
      assistant, professor physics University Rome
    • 1970 - 1988
      professor, physics Harvard University
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1989
      professor, University Pavia
      Italy
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