Vincenzo Andretta
PDRA
[Aug. '94 - Jan. '96]

EDUCATIONAL DETAILS:
University of Naples "Federico II" :

Laurea (Physics) - thesis on 'Diagnostics of Hot, Low Density Plasmas in Solar Physics' (in Italian only) - advisers: M. Landini (now at Univ. of Florence), M.T. Gomez and G. Severino (Capodimonte Obs., Naples). Ph. D. (Physics) - thesis on 'Helium in the Spectrum of the Sun and Solar-type Stars" (in Italian and English - PostScript format ), partly carried out at National Solar Observatory (Tucson, Arizona, USA) - supervisers: L. A. Smaldone (Univ. of Naples), M. S. Giampapa (NSO/NOAO) and H. P. Jones (NASA/GSFC, Lab. for Astron. and Solar Phys., SW Solar Station).

BACKGROUND:
Astrophysics - solar physics - solar-stellar activity:

chromospheric and coronal activity;

XUV spectral diagnostics;

non-LTE radiative transfer and atmosphere modelling.

E-MAIL ADDRESS:
In Maryland - andretta@serts.gsfc.nasa.gov

POSTAL ADDRESS:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Code 682.0
Greenbelt, MD 20771
USA

TOWN AND COUNTRY OF BIRTH:
S. Maria a Vico (prov. of Caserta), Italy

DOB:
18 August 1966


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