Primary Institution and Role
Researcher at Yale University
Italian National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF) Palermo University (UNIPA)
210 Whitney Ave., New Haven, CT 06511, USA
My research interests include super-Earths, sub-Neptunes, X-ray and ultraviolet-induced atmospheric evaporation, atmospheric modeling, interior modeling, and large population simulations. For a full list of my publications, please see the Publications section of this website or my Google Scholar page. My curriculum vitæ can be found here.
Outside of my professional life, I am an avid traveler and take great pleasure in learning about new cultures, ideas, and philosophies. My favorite music is jazz, and I like trying foods from around the world.
I will initiate a private video-call with anyone who has any questions about astronomy, astrophysics or planetary science. If interested, send me an email to make the request.