Dr. Alessandro Bemporad
Researcher (permanent staff) at INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino
SPIE Involvement:
Area of Expertise:
Solar corona , UV/EUV spectroscopy , Coronal Mass Ejections , WL Coronography
Profile Summary

Professional expertise: XUV Spectroscopy of the Solar Corona and Solar Wind; determination of physical parameters of Coronal Streamers and Coronal Mass Ejections; comparison between plasma parameters derived via remote-sensing techniques and in situ parameters measured by Ulysses instruments; Earth – Sun connections and Space Weather; XUV Spectroscopy of Sungrazing Comets and determination of comet parameters; SOHO/UVCS data reduction and analysis with the Data Analysis Software (DAS), SOHO/LASCO data reduction with IDL and the Solar Software (SSW). Stereoscopic 3D reconstructions of prominences with data acquired by the STEREO/EUVI telescopes. Off-limb observations of the low corona with the HINODE/EIS spectrometer.
Publications (27)

Proceedings Article | 12 July 2019 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 11180, International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2018
KEYWORDS: Metrology, Surface plasmons, Sun, Satellites, Error analysis, Coronagraphy, Position sensors, Algorithm development, Space operations, Solar processes

Proceedings Article | 6 July 2018 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 10698, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2018: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave
KEYWORDS: Optical filters, Sun, Sensors, Satellites, Manufacturing, Coronagraphy, Solar processes

Proceedings Article | 28 May 2018 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 10695, Optical Instrument Science, Technology, and Applications
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Metrology, Sun, Sensors, Coronagraphy, Space telescopes, Diodes, Space operations

Proceedings Article | 17 November 2017 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 10563, International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2014
KEYWORDS: Telescopes, Mirrors, Visible radiation, Sun, Ultraviolet radiation, Coronagraphy, Space telescopes, Astronomical imaging, Stray light, Solar processes

Proceedings Article | 29 August 2017 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 10397, UV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Space Instrumentation for Astronomy XX
KEYWORDS: Electronics, Surface plasmons, Sun, Aerospace engineering, Satellites, Coronagraphy, Telecommunications, Silicon photomultipliers, Position sensors, Space operations

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Conference Committee Involvement (5)
"40th COSPAR Scientific Assembly"
2 August 2014 |
"Second Annual SWIFF Meeting"
14 January 2013 |
"39 COSPAR Scientif Assembly"
14 July 2012 |
"38th COSPAR Scientific Assembly"
18 July 2010 |
"Third Solar Orbiter Workshop"
25 May 2009 |
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