Imperial College London

DrRobertoTrotta

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Reader in Astrophysics, STFC PE Fellow, CLCC Director
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 7793r.trotta Website

 
 
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Assistant

 

Mr Christian Jacobi +44 (0)20 7594 8756

 
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Location

 

1009Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • President's Award for Excellence in Teaching (2016), Imperial College London, 2016
  • Faculty of Natural Sciences Prize for Excellence in Teaching, Imperial College London, 2016
  • British Council English Lecture, British Council, 2014
  • Foreign Policy 100 Global Thinker, Foreign Policy Magazine, 2014
  • Michelson Postdoctoral Lectureship Prize, Prize. Case Western Reserve University, 2008
  • Sir Norman Lockyer fellowship, Royal Astronomical Society, 2004
  • Post-doctoral junior research fellowship, St Anne's College, Oxford, 2006
  • Lord Kelvin award lecture, British Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007

External Positions

  • Member, Strategy Board, Centre for Performance Science
  • Member, Astrostatistics Committee, International Statistical Institute, 2011
  • Steering Group Member, SpaceLab, Imperial College London, 2013
  • Director, Data Fusion Consultants Ltd, 2012
  • Member, Working Group on Equity and Inclusion of the Commission C1, International Astronomical Union (2016-), 2016
  • Member, DARWIN Direct Detection Experiment Executive Board, DARWIN, 2014

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, International Society for Bayesian Analysis, 2011
  • Member, International Statistical Institute, 2011
  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy, 2012
  • Member, International Astronomical Union, 2006
  • Member, Swiss Society for Astronomy and Astrophysics, 2006
  • Fellow, Royal Astronomical Society, 2005

Fellowships

  • Fellow, International Astrostatistics Association, 2016
  • STFC Public Engagement Fellowship, Science and Technology Facilities Council, 2013 - 2016
  • Next Einstein visiting Fellow, African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cape Town, 2011

Editorial Boards

  • Astronomy and Geophysics, Member of editorial board