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Federica Spoto

Center for Astrophysics


Federica Spoto is a research scientist working at the Minor Planet Center. Federica studied at the University of Pisa, where she received her master's degree (2010) and PhD (2015) in mathematics. Federica's research focuses on asteroid dynamics and chaotic orbit determination. She is also a member of the Data Processing and Analysis Consortium (DPAC) of the ESA Gaia mission, where she is responsible for the validation of Solar System observations.