Nicolo Cartiglia


Nicolò Cartiglia

Curriculum Vitae et Studiorum

URL: http://cern.ch/nicolo

ORCID: 0000-0002-0548-9189


1994: PhD in Physics, UCSC, Santa Cruz, CA (US), Advisor: Prof. A. Seiden

1989: M.S. (Laurea), University of Torino (IT)

Current Position:                

2015 – present: Visiting Research Scientist, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA (US)

2020 - present: Director of Research, INFN, Torino, (It)

2007 – 2020: Senior Research Scientist (Primo Ricercatore), INFN, Torino (IT)

Previous Positions:

2003 – 2004: Visiting Scientist, Stony Brook University, NY, NY (US)

1999 – 2007: Research Scientist (Ricercatore), INFN, Torino (IT)

1997 – 1999: Assoc. Research Physicist, Columbia University, NY, NY (US)

1994 – 1997: Post-Doctoral Fellow, Columbia University, NY, NY (US)

Recent Awards and Patents:

2022: Silicon detector with resistive readout without distortion, #102022000002993

2022: A method to build a particle detector, # 102022000003359

2021: Patent, "Semiconductor device with extended electrodes, #102021000011444

2018: Patent, “A patterned electrode for silicon sensors”‚ priority # 18000002821

2017: Inventor Recognition Program, UCSC (USA)

2017: Office of Research IATC Awards, UCSC (USA)

2016: Patent‚ “Protection ring for silicon sensors”‚ priority #102016000092430

2015: Patent‚ “Segmented AC-coupled readout in semiconductor sensors”‚ US 9613993 B2

2014: Patent‚ “Beam Monitor for Medical applications” ‚ US 2017/0115407 A1

Selected Institutional Responsibilities:

2022: National representative of the MIP Timing Detector, CMS (IT)

2021: ECFA Detector research and Development Roadmap, convener (EU)

2017 – present: CMS responsible for the Timing layer UFSD sensors design (CH)

2013 – 2015: LPCC (LHC Physics Centre at CERN) Coordinator for Forward Physics, Geneva (CH)

2009 – 2010: Deputy Project Manager of the ECAL detector, CMS at CERN, LHC, Geneva (CH)

2006 – 2008: CMS-ECAL run coordinator, CERN, Geneva (CH)

2003 – 2005: Electronics Coordinator, KOPIO at BNL Brookhaven, NY (US)

Major Collaborations and related activities:

2012 – present: RD50, CERN: Silicon Detector Development, Geneva (CH)

2004 – present: CMS Experiment at CERN, LHC: Geneva (CH)

2003 – 2004: KOPIO Experiment at BNL: Electronics, Brookhaven (US)

1999 – 2004: NA48 Experiment at CERN, SPS: Trigger system and Electronics, Geneva (CH)

1995 – 1999: ATLAS Experiment at CERN, LHC: Calorimeter and Electronics, Geneva (CH)

1990 – 1996: ZEUS Experiment at DESY, HERA: Silicon tracker and Electronics, Geneva (CH)

Recent Grants:

2022: PoC PNRR, for the development of RSD sensors

2019: PRIN2017, Italian Ministry of Research (MIUR), (IT)

2018: FARE, Italian Ministry of Research (MIUR), (IT)

2017: IATC, University of California at Santa Cruz, CA (US)

2015: Advanced ERC: “UltraFast Silicon Detector”, Horizon 2020 (EU)

2014: UltraFast Silicon Detector, INFN (IT)

2014: Project of Great Scientific Relevance Italy – USA, Ministero degli Esteri (IT)

Member of Organizing Committee of International Conferences:  

2017-23:Hiroshima Symposium on Semiconductors, International Advisory, Hiroshima (JP)

2019:     IEEE organizer Short Course in ‚ Fast Timing‚ Manchester (UK)

2014 – 2016 - 2018: Organizer Workshop on pico-second Timing detector, Torino (IT)

2017:     TREDI 2017, Organizing committee, Trento (IT)

2016:     IEEE NSS/MIC/RTSD Chair and Topic convener, Strasburg (BE)

2016:     Organizer RD50 Workshop in Silicon Detectors, Torino (IT)

2015 - 2016: Low-x Conference, (FR, PL)

2014:     International Conference on Radiation Effects, RESMDD, Florence (IT)

Recent Reviewing Activities:

2019 - present     Swiss National Science Foundation

2019 - present     IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science (TNS) Journals (US)

2018 - present     INFN FELLINI fellowship (IT) and Gruppo V grants

2018 - present     Proposals for the call Horizon2020 open FET and ERC (EU)

2014 - present     Nuclear Instruments and Methods Journals (US)

2014 - present     Journal of Instrumentation (EU)

Selected Invited Seminars (full list)

2020     Innovative Silicon sensors for particle trackers, CERN Detector Seminar, Geneva (CH)

2019     Sensors for future particle trackers, HSTD12, Hiroshima, (JP)

2017     4D tracking, Invited talk, HSTD11, Okinawa, (JP)

2015     Topics in LGAD ‚ UFSD design, TREDI workshop, FBK, Trento (IT)

2014     Ultra-Fast Silicon Detectors, CERN Detector Seminar, Geneva (CH)

Recent Outreach:     

2019:                     I bosoni di Higgs non vengono mai soli‚ , Pint of Science, Torino (IT)

2016 - present:     Seminars on particle physics and particle detectors, Torino, Milano (IT)

2006 - present:     European Masterclass for high school students, University of Torino, Torino (IT)

2008 - present:     High Energy Physics, outreach program in Secondary Schools, Torino and Milano (IT)

Teaching Activities:  

2014 - 2018: Scuola di Rivelatori di Villa Gualino, INFN Torino (IT)

2015:           Manuale di Esercizi in Fisica delle Particelle, Editor: Levrotto & Bella, Torino (IT)

1998 – 2005: Elementary Particle Physics, (Assistant) University of Torino (IT)

Bibliography 2012-21:  988 publications, h-index: 119


-     An introduction to Ultra-Fast Silicon Detectors, CRC book, ISBN 9780367646295

-     Manuale di Esercizi in Fisica delle Particelle, Levrotto & Bella, ISBN 8882181863

Selected Monographies:

-     An introduction to Ultra-Fast Silicon Detectors, CRC book, ISBN 9780367646295

-     4-Dimensional tracking with Ultra-Fast Silicon Detectors, 2018, Rep. Prog. Phys (81) 026101

-     The 4D pixel challenge, JINST 11 (2016) C12016

Peer-reviewed papers:  ~ 500 as co-author; ~ 20 as primary author.