Cristina Maria Lofaro obtained her BSc in Astronomy at the “Università degli Studi di Padova” (Italy) in 2019. She obtained her MSc in Astrophysics and Cosmology at the same University in 2021.
In 2019, she was an intern at the University of Cardiff and, in 2021, she won a scholarship “Scaling relations in nearby galaxies: the interplay of stars, dust and gas” at the Università degli Studi di Padova” (Italy). She joined the Department of Physics of the University of Crete and the Institute of Astrophysics (IA-FORTH) in November 2022 as a PhD student under the supervision of Dr. Tanio Diaz Santos.
Observational astronomy; Galaxy evolution, Interstellar medium (ISM) and star formation in galaxies, Cosmology.