- Published on 09 December 2022
The Scientific Advisory Committee of EPJ is delighted to welcome Dr. Sara Pirrone, as the new representative for the Italian Physical Society.
Sara Pirrone is a Research Director of Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare – Sezione di Catania (Italy). Her activity is mostly in experimental Nuclear Physics regarding in particular the study of nuclear reactions mechanism and dynamics. Principal fields of interest are multifragmentation, fusion and fission reactions, nuclear thermodynamic, isospin, equation of state of nuclear matter. She is also expert in developments of detection systems for charged particles using in heavy ion reactions from few MeV/A to 100 MeV/A.
Sara Pirrone is spokeperson of several experiments and her research is conducted mainly at the INFN-LNS laboratory and at GSI/FAIR Germany in the framework of R3B Collaboration. She is member of the Council of Società Italiana di Fisica (SIF) since 2014 and President of the Equal Opportunity Committee of the SIF since 2017.