PhD theses

List of PhD theses starting from 1st cycle. Theses are available in PDF format for cycle XXX and XXXI.

Cycle XXIX

Emiliano Alessandrini

“Cosmic-lab: understanding the dynamical evolution of dense stellar systems”

Lucia Armillotta

The origin and fate of the multiphase circumgalactic medium of disc galaxies using high-resolution hydrodynamical simulations

Mario Ballardini

Cosmological constraints on cosmic inflation and scalar-tensor dark energy models from CMB anisotropies and galaxy clustering

Alessandro Maini

Modelling the faint radio sky: the pathway to SKA

Nicola Malavasi

The role of the environment in galaxy evolution

Michele Perna

Starbursting to quenching: the role of X-ray emission in Active Galactic Nuclei feedback processes

Alfonso Veropalumbo

Clustering of clusters as a cosmological probe


    Cycle XXVIII

    Enrico Di Teodoro

    Kinematics of local and high-z galaxies through 3D modelling of emission-line datacubes

    Emilio Lapenna

    COSMIC-LAB: Unexpected Results from High-resolution Spectra of AGB Stars in Globular Clusters

    Rocco Lico

    Non-thermal emission in High Frequency Peaked blazars towards the Square Kilometer Array era

    Stefano Marchesi

    Black hole and galaxy growth over cosmic time: the Chandra COSMOS Legacy survey

    Gabriele Pezzulli

    Accretion of mass and angular momentum onto the discs of spiral galaxies

    Lorenzo Posti

    On the luminous and dark matter distribution in early-type galaxies

    Nicolas Tessore

    Gravitational lensing as a tool on galactic and cosmological scales


    XXVII cycle

    Iary Davidzon

    Galaxy evolution in the VIMOS public extragalactic redshift survey (VIPERS)

    Ivan Delvecchio

    Tracing AGN accretion and star formation in Herschel galaxies

    Davide Massari

    COSMIC-LAB: Terzan 5 as a fossil remnant of the Galactic bulge formation

    Tatiana Muraveva

    Improving the cosmic distance ladder. Distance and structure of the
    Large Magellanic Cloud

    Andrea Negri

    Hydrodynamical simulations of early-type galaxies: effects of galaxy
    shape and stellar dynamics on hot coronae

    Sivia Posacki

    The dynamics of early-type galaxies as a tool to understand their hot
    coronae and their IMF

    Alessandro Romeo

    Simulations for gravitational lensing of 21 cm radiation at EoR and post-EoR redshifts

    Fabio Vito

    X-ray properties and evolution of high-redshift AGN, and the gas content
    of host galaxies


    XXVI cycle

    Paolo Donati

    Homogeneous analysis of a sample of open clusters in the context of the BOCCE project and the Gaia-ESO Survey

    Andrea Giannetti

    The evolution of massive clumps in star forming regions

    Alessandra Giannuzzi

    Enhancing the efficiency of solar concentrators by controlled optical aberrations

    Diego Molinari

    Development of new tools and devices for CMB and foreground data analysis and future experiments

    Cristina Pallanca

    Cosmic-Lab: optical companions to binary Millisecond Pulsars

    Fernanda Petracca

    Constraints on neutrino mass fraction using Redshift Space Distortions


    XXV cycle

    Gabriele Guglielmino

    A multifrequency study of the Lockman Hole region: preparing for a LOFAR deep survey

    Carmela Lardo

    Multiple populations in globular clusters from photometry and low resolution spectroscopy

    Loredana Lovisi

    Chemical and kinematical properties of Blue Straggler stars in Galactic Globular Clusters

    Antonino Marasco

    The gaseous halo of the Milky Way [file size: 34 MB]

    Margherita Talia

    The Universe 10 billion years ago: morphologies, star-formation rates and galactic-scale winds in z~2 galaxies [file size: 196 MB]


    Fabio Bellagamba

    Testing future weak lensing surveys through simulations of observations

    Gabriele Bruni

    Origin and Nature of Radio-Loud Broad Absorption Line Quasars - A multi-wavelength study

    Massimo Gaspari

    Solving the cooling flow problem through mechanical AGN feedback [file size: 31 MB]

    Maria Ida Moretti

    Pulsating variable stars as tracers of galactic structure and interaction mechanisms

    Francesca Schiavon

    An optimal estimator for the correlation of CMB anisotropies with Large Scale Structures and its application to WMAP-7years and NVSS


    Cristiano De Boni

    Hydrodynamical simulations of galaxy clusters in Dark Energy cosmologies

    Valentina Fioretti

    Background minimization issues fro next generation hard X-ray focusing telescopes

    Margherita Giustini

    Accretion disk winds in Active Galactic Nuclei: an X-ray view

    Daria Guidetti

    Magnetic fields around radio galaxies from Faraday rotation measure analysis

    Matteo Lombini

    Laser guide star wavefront sensors for the EELT

    Elisabeta Lusso

    A panchromatic view of the evolution of supermassive black holes

    Giulia Macario

    Low frequency study of diffuse radio emission in clusters of galaxies

    Federico Marinacci

    Dynamics of the halo gas in disc galaxies

    Michele E.M. Moresco

    Early-type galaxies as probes of galaxy formation and cosmology

    Pietro Parisi

    Multiwavelength studies of hard X-ray selected sources

    Eleonora Torresi

    The gaseous environment of radio galaxies: a new perspective from high-resolution X-ray spectroscopy

    Rashmi Verma

    Towards an all-sky continuum survey with a new K-band multi-feed receiver



    Annalisa Bonafede

    Magnetic fields in galaxy clusters: Faraday rotation and non thermal emission

    Rodrigo Contreras

    RR Lyrae stars in M31 field and globular clusters: how did Andromeda form?

    Graziano Coppa

    Development of a new galaxy classification technique and its application to the zCOSMOS survey

    Matteo Correnti

    Stellar relics of the hierarchical assembly of the Galaxy

    Giovanni De Cesare

    Searching for 511keV annihilationline from galactic compact objects with the IBIS gamma ray telescope

    Annamaria Donnarumma

    X-ray and lensing mass estimates in galaxy clusters

    Sara Fabbri

    Mass loss in population II red giants: an IRAC@Spitzer survey of galactic globular clusters

    Vincenzo Guido

    Development and optimization of graphic user interfaces (GUIs) for infraredspectrometers at the Telescopio Nazionale Galileo

    Elisabetta Liuzzo

    Analysis of the nuclear properties of brightest cluster galaxies and comparison with "normal" radio galaxies

    Silvia Marinoni

    Procedures of quality control and data analysis of multi-site ground-based observations for the absolute flux calibration of GAIA

    John Morgan

    Very long baseline interferometry in Italy

    Sibilla Perina

    Young and old star clusters in M31: an HST view

    Francesca Pieralli

    LBT AO system: tests and calibration

    Simona Righini

    The Enhanced Single-dish Control System and wide surveys of compact sources

    Gina Santangelo

    Millimeter characteristics of galactic and extragalactic starbursts

    Francesco Tombesi

    An X-ray absorption line spectroscopy study of ultra-fast outflows from the innermost regions of AGNs


    Daniela Crociani

    The epoch of reionization in alternative cosmological scenarios

    Mauro Dadina

    X-Ray studies of the physics of matter around super-massive black-holes in nearby Seyfert galaxies

    Emanuele Dalessandro

    A panchromatic study of stellar populations in galactic globular clusters

    Giuseppe Greco

    Multi-wavelength study of GRB Emissions and TORTORA Project

    Gianluca Lombardi

    Astronomical site testing in the era of the Extremely Large Telescopes

    Francesco Paci

    Gravitational waves and cosmic microwave anisotropies: from theory to data analysis for Planck

    Laura Schreiber

    Multi-conjugate adaptive optics for extremely large telescopes: the cases of LBT and E-ELT

    Franco Vazza

    Shocks and Turbulence in simulated large scale structures


    Gian Luigi Alberghi

    High energy cosmology

    Gabriele Cocozza

    A spectroscopic and photometric study of MSP companions in Galactic Globular Clusters

    Federico Marulli

    Modeling the cosmological co-evolution of supermassive black holes and galaxies

    Andrea Morandi

    Properties of gas and dark matter in X-ray galaxy clusters with Sunyaev Zel'dovich measurements

    Alessio Mucciarelli

    A spectroscopic and photometric study of stellar populations in a sample of clusters in the Magellanic Clouds



    Bongiorno Angela

    Evolution of type-1 AGN

    Cassano Rossella

    Statistical properties of radio halos and the re-acceleration model

    Civano Francesca

    A high-energy perspective of the co-evolution of black holes and their host galaxies

    Giacintucci Simona

    Multiwavelength study of cluster mergers: consequences for the radio emission properties of galaxy clusters

    Greco Claudia

    Looking for the building blocks of the Galactic Halo: variable stars in the Fornax and Bootes dwarfs and in NGC2419

    Orienti Monica

    On the nature of high-frequency peaker eadio sources

    Ponti Gabriele

    Probing the innermost regions around supermassive black holes through X-ray spectral variability

    Roncarelli Mauro

    Modeling the signal of the cosmic web with hydrodynamical simulations


    Branchesi Marica

    X-ray and radio evolution of clusters and cluster galaxies

    Galleti Silvia

    Globular cluster systems in nearby spiral galaxies: M31 and NGC253

    Maiorano Elisabetta

    Multiwavelength study of Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglows

    Marcolini Andrea

    SNe feedback and galactic winds in dwarf galaxies in different  environments

    Mignano Arturo

    Multicolor data analysis applied to the ATESP survey

    Sollima Antonio

    The puzzling origin and evolution of the stellar populations in Omega Centauri

    Valenti Elena

    An IR study of stellar populations in the Galactic bulge


    Angeretti Luca

    The star formation history in nearby galaxies of different morphological types

    Baldacci Lara

    Populations of variable stars in the dwarf irregular galaxy NGC6822

    Colasanti Luca

    Spettroscopia ad alta risoluzione con microcalorimetri criogenici per astrofisica in raggi X

    Cuttaia Francesco

    Cryogenic calibrators for PLANCK low frequency instrument: design, systematic effects, measurements, scientific implications

    Foppiani Italo

    A photon counting CCD camera as wave-front sensor for adaptive optics

    Riciputi Andrea

    Dynamical models of elliptical galaxies with central black hole

    Rossetti Alessandra

    Statistical and evolutionary properties of Compact steep-spectrum radio sources

    Sabbi Elena

    Environment effects on stellar evolution : binary MSP companions and blue straggler stars in galactic globular clusters


    Bernardi Gianni

    Diffuse Galactic polarized synchrotron radiation as foreground for CMBP experiments

    Brusa Marcella

    Physics and evolution of obscured X-ray sources : a multiwavelength approach

    Burgay Marta

    The *Parkes high-latitude pulsar survey and the discovery of the first double pulsar

    Giroletti Marcello

    The Parsec Scale Properties of Low Power Radio Loud Active Galactic Nuclei

    Monaco Lorenzo

    Stellar populations in the galactic halo : the Sagittarius dwarf spheroidal galaxy and the globular cluster M 22

    Panessa Francesca

    Multi-wavelength study of a complete sample of nearby Seyfert galaxies

    Ranalli Piero

    Emissione di alta energia da galassie starbust


    Nipoti Carlo

    The scaling relations of elliptical galaxies: constraints from stellar dynamics

    Pancino Elena

    Multiple stellar populations in Omega Centauri

    Gitti Myriam

    Particle acceleration in clusters of galaxies and physical connection between cooling flows and radio mini-halos

    Pupillo Giuseppe

    Radar detection of structural anomalies in meteor streams and risk analysis of meteroid impact for the international space station

    Piconcelli Enrico

    An XMM-Newton study of the hard X-ray sky


    Pozzi Francesca

    The European Large Area ISO survey (ELAIS)

    Fraternali Filippo

    Hot and cold gas in the disk and halo of the spiral galaxy NGC 2403

    Govoni Federica

    Magnetic fields in clusters of galaxies


    Murgia Matteo

    On the ages of extra galactic radio sources

    Diolaiti Emiliano

    Photometry and astrometry in adaptive optics images of crowded stellar fields

    Vignali Cristian

    The High Energy Large Area Survey (Hellas): probing the multiwavelength of the sources making the hard X-ray Background


    Pedani Marco

    Ultra Steep Spectrum Sources: Searching for high-z galaxies with the B3.2 Survey

    Possenti Andrea

    Evolution of binary systems and population synthesis of millisecond and sub-millisecond pulsars


    Carretti Ettore

    Numerical simulations and power spectrum analysis of esp redshift survey

    Aloisi Alessandra

    Star formation history of some benchmark irregular galaxies

    Brunetti Gianfranco

    High energy photons from inverse compton scattering  in the lobes of powerfu radio galaxies


    Boffi Francesca Romana

    Ambienti circumstellari ed interstellari di supernovae di vario tipo ed applicazioni astrofisiche

    Pozzetti Lucia

    Modelli di evoluzione delle galassie dall'UV al vicino-IR: confronto con campioni profondi da Terra con l'Hubble Deep Field

    Maraston Claudia

    Sintesi evolutiva di popolazioni stellari


    Prandoni Isabella

    Una survey radio profonda nell'emisfero australe

    Sandrelli Stefano

    Nucleosintesi di elementi leggeri in stelle di massa intermedia

    Gruppioni Carlotta

    Studio a multifrequenza di un campione di radio-galassie deboli e AGN nel 'Marano Field'


    Bellazzini Michele

    Le popolazioni stellari e le loro interazioni con l'ambiente

    Viezzer Rodolfo


    Brighenti Fabrizio

    Interazione di stelle massicce con il mezzo circumstellare

    Molinari Sergio

    Ricerca di Candidati Protostellari di Massa Medio-Alta

    Giannuzzo P. Ester M.

    Spettroscopia ottica ed infrarossa delle regioni ad alta densità all' interno dei nuclei galattici attivi.

    Kelm Birgit

    Attività nucleare e interazione: studio di galassie di tipo Seyfert isolate, in coppie e in gruppi.


    Ritossa  Claudio

    Evoluzione presupernova delle stelle massicce

    Testa Vincenzo

    Le popolazioni stellari negli ammassi della grande Nube di Magellano

    Silvotti Roberto

    Stelle pulsanti post-AGB

    Moscadelli Luca

    Spettroscopia radio di maser CH_3OH in regioni di formazione stellare


    Bardelli Sandro

    Ammassi, Superammassi e la struttura su grande scala dell'universo

    Caselli Paola

    Allargamento nontermico di righe molecolari e processi chimici in regioni di formazione stellare

    Malaguti Giuseppe

    Astronomia Gamma : l'Imager di INTEGRAL e i nuclei galattici attivi

    Zucca Elena

    La struttura su grande scala dell'universo delineata da ammassi e campioni profondi di galassie


    Della Ceca Roberto

    Funzione di luminosità, evoluzione cosmologica di AGN e di oggetti di tipo BL Lacertae selezionati nella banda X e loro contributo al fondo cosmico diffuso

    Ciotti Luca

    Modelli di galassie ellittiche a 2 componenti

    Pellegrini Silvia

    L'emissione X delle galassie early-type: proprietà e modelli

    Stanghellini Carlo

    Studio audio ottico e radio di un campione completo  di radiosorgenti gps (ghz-peaked-spectrum)

    Bondi Marco

    Interpretazione della variabilità radio a bassa frequenza nelle sorgenti extragalattiche

    Dalla Casa Daniele

    Studio a più frequenze mediante tecniche vlbi di un campione di radiosorgenti compatte a spettro piatto


    Marconi Gianni

    Storia della formazione stellare nelle galassie irregolari del gruppo locale

    Mignoli Marco

    Spettrografia astronomica con fibre ottiche

    Comastri Andrea

    Proprietà spettrali dei nuclei galattici attivi e il fondo cosmico nella banda X

    Teodorani Massimo

    Contributo allo studio di stelle binarie di tipo Be-X transienti


    Bragaglia Angela

    Ricerca di sistemi binari di nane bianche

    Moscardini Lauro

    Simulazioni cosmologiche a N-corpi con condizioni iniziali non-gaussiane


    Venturi Tiziana

    Analisi comparata radio-X-ottico dell'ammasso di galassie di Coma

    Ferraro Francesco

    Il braccio gigante ed il braccio orizzontale nei diagrammi colore-magnitudine degli ammassi globulari galattici: confronto osservazioni-teoria

    Romeo Giuseppa

    Gli ammassi aperti galattici: osservazioni CCD e confronto con la teoria


    Rogora Anna

    Strutture radio in Quasars

    Morganti Raffaella

    Morfologia e fisica di radiogalassie

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