Dr Gerbino achieved a bachelor degree in Aerospace engineering with full marks and honours at the University of Palermo. Afterwards he attained a master degree in the University of Pisa in Space engineering.
His studies focused on thermodynamics, aerodynamics, flight mechanics, space flight mechanics, aerospace structures, aeronautical engines, rocket propulsion, electric propulsion and satellite instrumentation.
He carried on laboratory activities for nine months at DESTEC department for his master thesis project, publishing an article on his research in early 2018.
From January 2018 he was selected for a PhD project at the University of Brighton.
Email address: F.Gerbino@brighton.ac.uk
Timeframe: 2 Jan 2018 – to date