Curriculum Vitae

Nicola Da Rio
Born Udine, Italy, 29 March 1983.
Citizenship: Italian
Marital status: unmarried


2013- Theory Group fellowship, Department of Astronomy, University of Florida
2011-2013 ESA research fellow, European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Netherlands
2011-2011 Post-doc, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD
Collaborator: Massimo Robberto


2007-2010 PhD, Max-Planck Institute for Astronomy / Univ. of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.
Advisors: Dimitrios Gouliermis, Thomas Henning.
Thesis: “An Optical Study Of Young Stellar Clusters”.
Member of the International Max-Planck Research School.
2005-2007 M.Sc. in Astrophysics and Space Physics, University of Trieste, Italy.
Thesis advisor: Prof. Francesca Matteucci.
Thesis: “Spectroscopic and photometric characterization of the Orion Nebula Cluster”.
Obtained highest grade. The work for the thesis has been entirely carried out at the Space Telescope Science Institute (Baltimore, MD) in 2007.
2006 Position as summer student, Summer Student Program 2006, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore MD.
2002-2005 B.Sc. in Physics, University of Trieste, Italy.
Thesis advisor: Dr. Simone Zaggia (INAF, Osservatorio astronomico di Padova).
Thesis: “Dynamical evolution of galactic globular clusters, Morphological study of the clusters NGC288, NGC1851, NGC1904”.