Giulio Mazzolo

Project manager

Giulio has a PhD in physics at the Max Planck Institute in Hanover, Germany and completed a study programme in science journalism and communication at Università La Sapienza (Rome, Italy). He has been member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and was awarded the 2016 Physics Breakthrough Prize for the first observation of gravitational waves (shared with the LIGO and Virgo Collaborations). He has also been active at the Fermilab particle accelerator (Illinois, USA) and at the National Laboratories of the Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics in Legnaro (Italy). At ICONS he is a project manager responsible for the communication and dissemination activities of several EU-funded projects.