Francesco Sannino

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Francesco Sannino
Born (1968-02-09) February 9, 1968 (age 50)
Naples, Italy
Nationality Italian
Alma mater Syracuse University, University of Naples
Scientific career
Fields Theoretical physicist
Institutions University of Southern Denmark
Doctoral advisor Joseph Schechter

Francesco Sannino (born February 9, 1968) is an Italian theoretical physicist and a professor at the University of Southern Denmark. He conducts research in the topics of effective field theories and their applications to strongly coupled theories such as quantum chromodynamics. He also researches in beyond standard model physics and quantum field theory.

After his studies at the University of Naples, Federico II in 1992, he enrolled in PhD programmes at University of Syracuse and University of Naples, obtaining the doctoral degree in 1997.

In 1997, he obtained a research fellowship from Yale University and in 2000 he moved to NORDITA. In 2004 he became associate professor at the Niels Bohr Institute in Denmark. In 2007 he has been a paid associate at CERN [1] while becoming full professor at the University of Southern Denmark. In 2009 the research centre CP3-Origins at University of Southern Denmark was formed under his leadership by the Danish Research Foundation.[2] In 2010 he was awarded the EliteForsk Prize for researchers by the Danish Ministry of Science.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Francesco Sannino's CERN-affiliated publications". Inspire-HEP. CERN. Retrieved September 26, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Active Centers of Excellence". Danish National Research Foundation. Retrieved 19 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Professor Francesco Sannino receives prestigious elite researcher award". CP³-Origins. 28 January 2010. Retrieved 31 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Francesco Sannino". EliteForsk. Retrieved 19 August 2013. 

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