CV: Stage at Thales Alenia Space



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 Date Submitted:25-07-2013
 Last Modified:14-08-2013 (01:42)
Job information
 Current job:Stage at Thales Alenia Space
 Employment Term:Either
 Job location:Anywhere
 Date available:immediately
 Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, Launch Systems, Consulting/Engineering Services
 KeywordsAerospace Engineering-Rocket and SpaceCraft Propulsion-Electric/chemical Propulsion-ThermalFluid Science-SpaceFlight Mechanics-Aerodynamics

               Personal information






Date and Place of birth


1987, 22nd  June - Napoli


Work experience


Dates (from – to)


2013, July – 2013, December:

Stage at Thales Alenia Space Italia – Spacecraft propulsion systems

2013, January – 2014, January:

Post Graduate Master Course (Master II livello): Space Transportation Systems (Prof. Onofri, La Sapienza, Roma)

One Paper published at AIAAconference in San Diego (2013 June)

One Paper published on International Journal of Small Craft Technology(2013 June)

2011, 1st October – 2012, 1st July:

Study in San Diego, U.S.A., on America’s Cup Catamarans Performance; as a result, I obtained my master thesis from the work carried out.

Name and address of employer


Prof. Joseph Katz at SDSU ( San Diego State University, San Diego, California, U.S.A.) ,       Prof. Giovanni Lombardi at Università di Pisa ( Pisa, Italiy ).

Type of business or sector


University; San Diego State University and Università di Pisa.

Occupation or position held


Researcher; R&D ( research and development ).

Main activities and responsibilities


Use of computational (software)  and experimental (wind tunnel) tools in order to improve and optimize the performance of  the rigid sail of a AC45 America’s Cup Catamaran.


Education and training


• Dates (from – to)


2009, 1st October - 2012, 10th July:

 M.Sc. at Università di Pisa; final grade 109/110.


2006, 1st  October  - 2009, 30th September :

B.Sc. at Università di Pisa; final grade 101/110.


2001, 15th September - 2006, 15th June:

Diploma at Scientific High School “A. Romita” in Campobasso; final grade 100/100.


• Name and type of organisation providing education and training


M.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering, Space Field, at Università di Pisa.  

B.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering at Università di Pisa. 

Diploma at Scientific High School  “A. Romita” in Campobasso.


• Principal subjects/occupational

skills covered


Rocket Propulsion, Electric Propulsion, Space Systems, Spaceflight Mechanics, Thermal-fluid science, Aerospace Control Systems, Aerospace Structures, Composite Materials, Science of Constructions, Science of Materials, Aircraft Engines, Machines Design ( Turbomachines, Combustion Chambers), Mechanical Transmissions,  Aerodynamics.

• Title of qualification awarded


Complete Degree in Aerospace Engineering (5 years); M.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering.

• Level in national classification


M.Sc. final grade 109/110. B.Sc. final grade 101/110. Diploma final grade 100/100.


Personal skills

and competences

Acquired in the course of life and career but not necessarily covered by formal certificates and diplomas.


Mother tongue




Other languages




English                                           Spanish

Reading skills


excellent                                        basic

Writing skills


excellent                                        basic

Verbal skills


excellent                                        basic


Social skills

and competences

Living and working with other people, in multicultural environments, in positions where communication is important and situations where teamwork is essential (for example culture and sports),etc.


2006, october –  2012, june:

exams taken in collaboration with colleagues coming from different nations.

project in the united states  carried out with technicians and professors coming from all over the world. 

B.Sc. thesis : “ interlaminar  fracture toughness in composite materials ” (Prof. Bennati; unipi)

M.Sc. thesis : “  Study of rigid sail aerodynamics ” (prof. Katz (sdsu) and Prof. Lombardi (unipi) )

2006, march – 2006, may:

regional and national competition  in team of Olympics of mathematics.

2004, october:

2nd campus of european students  organized by miur and held in orvieto.

I used to play soccer, basketball, volleyball, kickboxing. I like play chess.


Organisational skills

and competences

Coordination and administration of people, projects and budgets; at work, in voluntary work (for example culture and sports) and at home, etc.


2004, September – 2005, June:

training program  “ impres@ctiva 2004/2005 ”  which provided the creation and the management  of a company managed by a group of  students attending high school  “ A. romita” di campobasso.

LUGLIO 2004: 9th Level of Trinity Exam for English Language.


Technical skills

and competences

With computers, specific kinds of equipment, machinery, etc.


2011, october -  2012, may:

use of the subsonic wind tunnel at sdsu and other machinery employed to built the specimens for wind tunnel testing. use of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) codes such as mses and vsaero.

2006, june: ecdl - european computer driving  license


Artistic skills

and competences

Music, writing, design, etc.


2001, october:

held course of  plot-writing laboratory at    “ albino”  library  in campobasso.

2002, april:

held course of  “ carovana holden moduli I ”  at  “ albino ” library in campobasso.


Other skills

and competences

Competences not mentioned above.


complete availability in moving  in order to  work. 




Driving licence(s)


Italian driving license, B Type, for each kind of cars.


Additional information







letters of introduction written by prof luca d’agostino (universita’ di pisa) and by prof joseph katz (sdsu).


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