The school is mainly designed for students of PhD program in Astronomy and Physics. It is also open to interested young researchers. The school aims at increasing the basic training in astronomy and astrophysics, presenting a series of lectures on two of the most forefront research topics. Both observational and theoretical aspects will be present by highest internationally ranked researchers.

The School is organized thanks to the generous support from INAF.

LOC (INAF-OA, INAF-IASF, DIFA Bologna): M. Cappi, M. Dadina, S. Ettori, C. Vignali

Courses at the School:

The Hot and Energetic Universe through high-resolution spectroscopy
(Directors: S. Ettori, INAF OA Bologna; M. Cappi, INAF IASF Bologna)

Techniques and strategies to search for signs of Life in the Solar System: new results from Rosetta
(Directors: J. Brucato, INAF OA Arcetri; P. Cerroni, INAF IASF Roma)

More information about program are available on the web site:

The registration fee is:
– 250 EUR (in double room)
– 300 EUR (in single room) 

The fee includes:
– accommodation for 5 nights (from Sept. 18 to 23, 2016) at the University Residential Center of Bertinoro
– lunches, dinners, social dinner
– coffee breaks