New Laboratories:

The following laboratories have recently joined those available to host TRIL fellows:



ENEA – ENTE PER LE NUOVE TECNOLOGIE, L'ENERGIA E L'AMBIENTE
CENTRO RICERCHE FRASCATI
SEZIONE APPLICAZIONI LASER

(Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and the Environment,
Frascati Research Centre,
Laser Applications Section)

(http://www.frascati.enea.it)

FRASCATI (ROMA)

Activity leader: L. Fiorani

Supervisor: L. Fiorani

Minimum duration of stay: 12 months

Main research themes:
- Atmospheric lidar (detection of particulate and pollutants)
- Lidar fluorosensor (detection of CDOM and algal pigments)
- Data analysis of ocean color satellite radiometers
- Laser induced fluorescence applied to cultural heritage diagnostics.

Background required:
- Graduate in engineering or science (physics, chemistry, biology…) with an experience of one year in one of the above reported fields.

Person to contact for the above-mentioned research themes is:
L. Fiorani
E-mail: fiorani@frascati.enea.it


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ENEA – ENTE PER LE NUOVE TECNOLOGIE, L'ENERGIA E L'AMBIENTE
CENTRO RICERCHE FRASCATI

Dipartimento Fusione, Tecnologie e Presidio Nucleare
Sezione Gestione Grandi Impianti Sperimentali
(http://www.fusione.enea.it)

Frascati (Roma)



Activity Leader        G.Mazzitelli

Supervisor            M.L. Apicella

Minimum Duration of stay     12 months

Main Research themes:

•    Plasma Physics
•    Plasma wall interaction
•    Modelling of the recycling processes in tokamak device

Background required:

Graduate in physics with an experience of one year in one of the reported field or in alternative a graduate with a thesis in plasma physics.

Person to contact for the above-mentioned research themes is:
G. Mazzitelli
E-mail: Mazzitelli@frascati.enea.it


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ENEA - ENTE PER LE NUOVE TECNOLOGIE, L'ENERGIA E L'AMBIENTE, CENTRO RICERCHE FRASCATI
DIVISIONE DI FISICA A CONFINAMENTO MAGNETICO

(Italian National Agency for New Technology, Energy and the Environment, Frascati Research Centre, Plasma Physics)

(http://www.fusione.enea.it)

FRASCATI (ROME, ITALY)

Activity leader:             A.Pizzuto

Supervisor:             O.Tudisco

Minimum duration of stay: 12 months

Main research themes:
- Development and application of radio frequencies devices
- Experimental measurements with optical and/or millimeter waves instruments
- Data analysis of  plasma physics diagnostics


Background required:
- Graduate in physics and engineering with experience in one or more of the above reported items

Person to contact for the above-mentioned research themes is:
O.Tudisco
E-mail: onofrio.tudisco@frascati.enea.it


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ENEA - ENTE PER LE NUOVE TECNOLOGIE, L'ENERGIA E L'AMBIENTE, CENTRO RICERCHE FRASCATI
DIVISIONE DI FISICA A CONFINAMENTO MAGNETICO

(Italian National Agency for New Technology, Energy and the Environment, Frascati Research Centre, Plasma Physics)

(http://www.fusione.enea.it)

FRASCATI (ROME, ITALY)

Activity leader:             F. Zonca

Supervisor:             F. Zonca

Minimum duration of stay: 12 months

Main research themes:
- Structures of the low frequency AlfvÚn continuous spectrum and their consequences on MHD and micro-turbulence

Background required:
- Graduate in physics with experience in  theory of plasma physics, Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) and micro-turbulence

Person to contact for the above-mentioned research themes is:
F. Zonca
E-mail: zonca@frascati.enea.it


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DIPARIMENTO DI INGEGNERIA E FISICA DELL’AMBIENTE
(Department of Engineering and Physics of the Environment))
UniversitÓ degli Studi della Basilicata
Via dell’Ateneo Lucano, 10
85100 Potenza

http://www.difa.unibas.it

Director: Prof. Aurelia Sole

Laboratory of Satellite Data Analysis (LADSAT)

Fellowship coordinator:      Dr. Valerio Tramutoli

Tel & Fax: +39-0971 205205;
Mobile:+39  3293178385
e-mail:valerio.tramutoli@unibas.it

Minimum duration of stay:     6 months

Research themes:
           
    Modeling matter/radiation interactions in the atmosphere and at the Earth surface
•     Geo-spatial data analysis (geomatics) and modeling.
•    Satellite data analysis and modelling for the study of main natural, environmental and technological hazards (e.g. volcanoes,         fires, floods, earthquakes, oil spills, etc.)
•     Development of advanced satellite techniques and sensors for rapid detection, monitoring and early warning of phenomena     potentially affecting population security.


Equipment available:   

•    MSG-SEVIRI antenna and primary receiving system (operational since 2004)
•    Portable spectro-photoradiometers + calibrated sources of radiation,  for measurements of spectral signatures of natural and     artificial surfaces in laboratory and in the field
•    NOAA HRPT/CHRPT antenna and direct readout receiving system (operational since 1994)
•    EOS-MODIS X-band direct readout receiving system (operational since 2005)
•    Data Archiving and Processing facility (more than 100 Terabytes, 15 years,  of satellite data stored  on-line on a SAN                   environment + NAS systems) with high computing processing devices)

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NMLA Laboratory

DIPARTIMENTO DI FISICA                NEST-CNR
(Physics Department)                        Scuola Normale Superiore
UniversitÓ degli Studi di Pisa                    Piazza dei Cavalieri, 7
L.go B. Pontecorvo, 3                        56127-Pisa
56127 Pisa

http://www.df.unipi.it/                    http://www.laboratorionest.it

Director: Prof. Paolo Rossi                    Director: Prof. Fabio Beltram

New Materials for Laser Application (NMLA) Laboratory

Coordinator: Prof. Mauro Tonelli

Tel: +39-050-2214-316
Fax: +39-050-2214-333
e-mail:tonelli@df.unipi.it
http://www.df.unipi.it/~nmla

Research themes:

•    Material Growth: insulating bulk crystals, single crystal fiber and thin films
•    Spectroscopic Analysis
•    Laser Test
•    Laser cooling of  crystals
•    White light generation
•    Optical characterization of laser beam profile (VIRGO project)

Equipment available:

•    Absorption and emission measurement UV-VIS-NIR from 10K to RT
•    Integrating sphere
•    cw and pulsed Ti:Al2O3, pulsed Nd:YAG with 2nd, 3rd and 4th harmonic
•    X-Laue chamber
•    3 Czochralski furnaces for bulk crystals (2 resistive and 1 RF), 2 RF micro-PD furnaces
•    Crystal preparation: cutting and polishing to laser tolerance
•    Pulsed Laser Deposition set-up