Michele Bertolo

He has a PhD in physics and worked for more than 10 years as beamline leader at Elettra. As head of the "Project scouting and strategic steering" Activity, he has been the Project Manager of the previous I3 projects IA-SFS (FP6), ELISA and CALIPSO (FP7). Moreover, he is the coordinator of the International Projects Cluster and responsible for the CERIC-ERIC team at Elettra.

Present roles within Elettra

Previous roles within Elettra

  • January 2015 - September 2019: Leader of Project scouting and strategic steering Activity
  • June 2012 – May 2015: Manager of the FP7 European project “CALIPSO” (7.5Meuro for 3 years), which was selected as one of the Horizon2020 “success stories”
  • March 2006 – December 2014: Leader of Sponsored Research Office Activity
  • March 2009 – August 2011: Manager of the FP7 European project “ELISA” (10Meuro for 2,5 years)
  • March 2004 – February 2009: Manager of the European project “Integrating Activity on Synchrotron and FEL Science” (27Meuro for 5 years), which was selected as one the 40 “FP6 Success Stories”
  • April 1992 – February 2004: Leader of the Spectromicroscopy Beamline


  • 1988-1992: PhD in Physics at the Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft in Berlin (Germany) – Final examination at the Technische Universität in Berlin
  • 1988: Degree in Physics at the University of Trieste (Italy)

last update October 03, 2019, at 09:10 AM by Michele Bertolo