This site is my way of documenting what I’ve done, what I’ve learned and how I see myself developing in the future. If you’d like to learn more about me, feel free to explore this site and my CV linked above. If you see something you like, or you want to discuss what I can do for you, drop me a line.
I am a physicist, Directrice de Recherche in the Astrophysics Department at The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) Paris-Saclay, France.
My main expertise is in cosmology, astrophysics and space science, bridging between theory and observations. I have worked for space missions like ESA Planck and ESA Euclid satellites, for which I have coordinated different projects. I am currently in charge of the Euclid Inter Science Taskforce Likelihood, whose task is to use ESA Euclid space mission data to test different theoretical scenarios describing the Universe.
I have a PhD and Habilitation à diriger des recherches (HDR) in physics and four habilitations in Italy (associato/ordinario/fisica teorica/astrofisica). Alumna of Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowhip, I have experience in research and data science, communication, project and event management.
My responsibilities and engagements include:
ESA Euclid space mission
Co-lead of the Inter-Science Taskforce for Euclid ESA space mission
Co-lead of the Theory Science Working Group for Euclid ESA space mission
Member since 2007, I was appointed Euclid Builder in 2019.
Further duties and management roles
President of Programme National de Cosmologie et Galaxies (PNCG)
CEA representative for Euclid France Communication
Member of the cellule communication for the astrophysics department at CEA
Promoting Women Talents, equal opportunities and early career researchers
Mentor and leadership team for the Supernova Foundation for Women in Physics
Appointed mentor for Space4Women, an initiative of the United Nations Office of Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) to support women pursuing studies in space science
Vice-President of DIRE Donne Italiane Rete Estera, network of Italian professional women abroad
Mentor for Paris-Saclay Femmes & Science (2020 - 2021)
Co-lead of the Early Career Committee for the Euclid Collaboration
Member of the Marie Curie Alumni Association Science Policy Group and Science Diplomacy Taskforce
Alumna of S4D4C and InsSciDE training on science diplomacy
Appointed Fellow of the EuroPython Society in 2021, meant to support applications of python programming language in all fields.
Alumna of Science to Data Science training on data science in healthcare
My full affiliation is AIM, CEA, CNRS, Université Paris-Saclay, Université Paris Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité
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