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Raffaele Battaglia Edit Profile

aerospace transportation executive

Raffaele Battaglia, Italian aerospace transportation executive. Recipient Marrama prize for young South-Italy talents in the business enterprises field, Il Denaro newspaper, 2006; grantee, CIBAPARK - Italian Aerospace Research Center, 2007.


Battaglia, Raffaele was born on June 25, 1971 in Catanzaro, Italy. Son of Francesco Battaglia and Francesca Gattuso.


Degree in Astronomy, University Bologna, Italy, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering, University Napoli, Italy, 2004.


Student researcher Technology and Study of Extraterrestrial Radiation Institute (TESRE-National Research Council), Bologna, Italy, 1998—2000. Researcher Aerospace Engineering Institute - Naples University 'Federico II', 2001—2004, INAF - National Institute for Astrophysics, Napoli, 2004—2006, Naples University ' Parthenope'. Administrator, co-founder Novaetech S.r.l.

Corporal Italian Infantry, 1995-1996.


  • Achievements include development of piezoelectric microbalance for water vapour detection in the Martian atmosphere. Development of multistage analyser for aerosols in the Earth atmosphere. Development of stratospheric dust collector for scientific baloon measurements.

    Invention of movaetech innovative cometary dust particles sample holder, developed for the Italian LANDS team [National Aeronautics and Space Administration Stardust mission].


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Married Amalia Vece, August 29, 2004.

Francesco Battaglia

Francesca Gattuso

Amalia Vece