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Bianca Maria Poggianti Edit Profile

astronomer

Bianca Maria Poggianti, Italian astronomer. Research grantee University Pisa, 1995, Astronomy Council Groningen, 1996; Euro. research fellow Network on Galaxy Formation, Cambridge, 1996-1998. Member International Astronomical Union.

Background

Poggianti, Bianca Maria was born on April 5, 1967 in Pisa, Italy. Daughter of Rimaco and Anna Paola (Giovannini) Poggianti.

Education

Degree in physics, University Pisa, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Astronomy, Padova (Italy) University, 1995.

Career

Researcher, grantee Kapteyn Institute, Groningen, The Netherlands, 1995-1996. Postdoctoral Institute Astronomy and Royal Greenwich Observatory, Cambridge, England, 1996-1998. Permanent research astronomer Astronomical Observatory Padova, since 1998.

Astronomical observer La Palma, La Silla, Gornergrat. Invited speaker and presenter in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and conference proceedings, including Astrophysical Journal, Astronomy & Astrophysics.

Membership

Member International Astronomical Union.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, swimming, skiing.

Connections

Married Andrè R.G.H. Cohen, 1999.

father:
Rimaco Poggianti

mother:
Anna Paola (Giovannini) Poggianti

spouse:
Andrè R.G.H. Cohen