Viviana Niro

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Viviana Niro is a Marie Curie Individual fellow at the University of Paris. In 2010, she received her Ph.D. from the University of Heidelberg, Germany. She then went on to work as postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics in Heidelberg, at the University of Torino, Italy, and at the University of Barcelona, Spain. In 2014 she moved to the Autonomous University of Madrid as a visiting Professor, and in 2017 she took up a fellowship at the University of Heidelberg. Niro has worked in different aspects of astroparticle physics, mainly focusing on neutrinos and dark matter.


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