Antonino Zichichi

Founder and Director, Ettore Majorana Foundation and Centre for Scientific Culture

Antonino Zichichi, emeritus professor of Advanced Physics at the University of Bologna, has authored over 1000 scientific papers which include: six discoveries, four inventions, three original ideas which opened new avenues in high energy subnuclear physics and four high-precision measurements of fundamental physics properties. Antonio is the past President of the Italian National Institute for Nuclear and Subnuclear Physics, past President of the European Physical Society, past President of the NATO Science Committee for Disarmament Technology, President of the World Federation of Scientists, President of the “Enrico Fermi Centre.” He is author of several books.