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Marco Sirianni

Marco Sirianni

Marco Sirianni is an associate research scientist at the Johns Hopkins University where he works in the the Advanced Camera group. He received his BS degree in Astronomy and Ph.D. in Space Science and Technology in 1994 and 1999 from the University of Padova (Italy).

He joined the Johns Hopkins University in 1999 and he is presently working on the CCD characterization and calibration program for the Advanced Camera for Surveys. He is involved in scientific collaboration with research groups at the Space Telescope Science Institute and at the Johns Hopkins University. His main research interests are the low mass star population in young clusters in the Magellanic Clouds and the initial mass function and the mass segregation in young massive clusters.