Brandi Fernando

Professional Profile: Researcher (Employee)
Activity field: Research
Main office/laboratory: Sezione di Pisa
Office phone number: 050 315 2584
E-mail:
ResearcherID: C-2018-2015OrcidID: 0000-0003-2717-3748ScopusID: 6604056271
Primary activity: Development of novel optical diagnostics. Laser-plasma interaction at high intensity for the production of XUV radiation. Laser micro-fabrication and material processing for biotechnology applications. production of metallic and semiconductor nanoparticles by pulsed laser ablation in liquid for nano-biotechnology applications.

Main experiences acquired: lLser-matter interaction at high intensity. Advance interferometry, spectroscopy, and ellissometry. laser material processing. Instrument development and technology transfer.

Scientific manager for INO of Funded Projects:
Rapid prototyping scaffolds for the nervous system
Laser driven Particle Induced X-ray emission: source development and X-ray spectral/spatial analysis

Experiments/Theoretical Study in which he/she participates:
Intense laser-driven shock for physics of extreme conditions (FemtoShock)
Laser-plasma acceleration of electrons and secondary (Compton) radiation sources
Intense laser interaction with structured targets and high field plasmonics
Interferometry for the characterization and diagnostics of targets and plasma in laser-plasma experiments
Experimental laser-driven proton acceleration and related beam diagnostics at ILIL
Laser micro/nano fabrication

Others Funded Projects in which he/she participates:
Extreme Light Infrastructure

Publications, Research Results, now, in INO’s database are: 82
  –   Papers JCR/ISI Journals, are: 67
  –   Books or Chapters, are: 0
  –   Papers in Journals not indexed JCR/ISI, are: 0
  –   Conference proceedings, are: 11
  –   Project results, are: 0
  –   Abstract – Poster – Presentation at conference, are: 8

Bibliometric indices are calculated USING ONLY THE INO DATABASE and the number of citations from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) is updated at 2019-09-15
  –   maximum number of citations for an article: 69
  –   maximum impact factor (IF) for a journal when an article is published: 7.622
  –   H-INDEX: 17   G-INDEX: 25   HC-INDEX (contemporary): 12 
  –   List of TopTen papers in citations  –   List of TopTen journals in Impact Factor

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