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05/08/2019

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In the framework of the consolidated collaboration with the University of Bologna, IRA offers the opportunity to PhD students to carry out their research and thesis at one of its Divisions with IRA (co)supervisors. The list of PhD students who recently worked or are working at IRA can be found at this link.

Below it is possible to find a description of the PhD theses currently available at IRA, listed also in the official webpage of the PhD program in Astrophysics at the University of Bologna.


Title of the Project: Observations of Fast Radio Bursts with the Northern Cross

Supervisor: Gianni Bernardi, Maura Pilia

Description of the Project available here


Title of the Project: Physics of non-thermal components in galaxy clusters and the LOFAR revolution

Supervisor: Gianfranco Brunetti

Description of the Project available here


Title of the Project: The role of relativistic jets in the assembly of the first supermassive black holes: a multi-band approach

Supervisor: Marcello Giroletti

Description of the Project available here


Title of the Project: VLBI and time time measurement: how radio astronomy and metrology can benefit from the use of Time and Frequency reference signals generated by national metrological institutes and provided to radio astronomy and geodesy observatories

Supervisor: Monia Negusini, Federico Perini

Description of the Project available here


Title of the Project: Searching for water on Mars: global mapping of the dielectric properties at the base of the Martian polar caps

Supervisor: Roberto Orosei

Description of the Project available here


Titolo del Progetto: Development of techniques and tools for the image processing of radar signals for the observation of planetary bodies: from the subsurface of Mars to asteroids

Supervisor: Roberto Orosei

Description of the Project available here


Title of the Project: Study of magnetic field in Galaxies from dust polarized emission

Supervisor: Rosita Paladino

Description of the Project available here


Title of the Project: Exploiting deep radio surveys to assess the growth of black holes and the role of jet-induced AGN feedback in galaxy evolution

Supervisor: Isabella Prandoni

Description of the Project available here


Title of the Project: Solar Physics and Space Weather with the Medicina 32-m Radio Telescope: Development, Test and Scientific Exploitation of a Spectro‐Polarimetric Imaging System for Solar Radio Astronomy

Supervisor: Simona Righini, Alberto Paolo Pellizzoni

Description of the Project available here