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physicist , researcher

Gino Tuccari, Italian physicist, researcher.


Tuccari, Gino was born on January 19, 1959 in Catania, Italy. Son of Nicola Tuccari and Clara Di Carlo.


Bachelor in Electronics Physics. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of Catania, Italy, 1984.


Engineer System Technologies Microelectronics, Catania, 1984—1988. Researcher Radio Astronomy Institute, Noto, Italy, since 1988. Head Ireland Republican Army-Noto Radio Telescope, Institute Radioastronomia and Science State Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomie, Bonn, Germany.

Researcher Max Planck Institute Radioastronomy, Bonn, Germany, 1990—1991. Chairman operations European VLBI Network, since 1998, vice-chairman tog, since 2000. Technological researcher Radio Astronomy Institute National Research Council, Noto, Italy, since 1993, senior technological researcher, Italy, since 2001.

Ivs member International VLBI Service for Geodesy and Astrometry, since 1998. Member Italian albo degli esperti Research University Minister, Rome, 2002—2006. Head Noto Section Radiotelescope of Ireland Republican Army, since 2006.


  • Achievements include patents for radioastronomy instrumentation. Development of high sensitivity cooled receivers. Development of collaboration in developing Jive VLBI correlator in the Netherlands.

    First to China team participation for upgrading Chinese VLBI stations in Shanghai and Urumqi. Research in digital Field-Programmable Gate Array technologies related to the radioastronomy. Research in radar VLBI observations.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor: more than 120 articles to technical and science publications.


Married Ornella Marilli, December 13, 1958. Children: Clara, Giusy Giulia, Nicola.

Nicola Tuccari

Clara Di Carlo

Ornella Marilli

Clara Tuccari

Giusy Giulia Tuccari

Nicola Tuccari