Pubblicazioni ed altro

Popular magazines

February, 2012 AstronomíA magazine (Spanish).

September, 2012 AstronomíA magazine (Spanish).

Astronomy Ireland magazine, January 2013.
Total Solar Eclipse

Astronomy Ireland magazine, February 2013.
GLORIA: A global robotic telescope network for citizen scientists

Le Stelle, July 2012 (Italian).
Tutti astronomi con GLORIA


Linx Magazine audio interview to L. Nicastro on YouTube (Italian).

Public lecture at the “Scienza in Piazza” initiative in Bologna, 10 February 2013 (Italian).
GLORIA: uno strumento per lo studio dei fenomeni più energetici dell’universo

Interview at TG1-RAI, 30 August 2013 (Italian).
L’Aurora Boreale e GLORIA

Radio interview with L. Hanlon on the total solar eclipse 2012 broadcast.

Radio interview with L. Hanlon and E. O Boyle on the GLORIA project.

In Spanish
Antena 3
About asteroid 2012-D14

SER Madrid Sur:
El espacio desde casa gracias a una red de telescopios roboticos via internet

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Public lectures and conferences

Invited talk by L. Hanlon to Irish Astronomical Association in Queen’s University Belfast (Northern Ireland) on February 6th, 2013.
GLORIA: Automatic for the people

Public conference at the “Bematricola 2013” initiative in Bologna, 4 October 2013 (Italian).
Il cielo in una stanza. Storie di ordinaria astronomia

The GLORIA demonstrator experiment at “XXXIIth IEEE-SPIE Joint Symposium on Photonics, Web Engineering, Electronics for Astronomy and High Energy Physics Experiments” (Wilga, Poland, May 29, 2013)
LUIZA Analysis framework for GLORIA

Scientific press

Poster presentation at the Marbella Gamma Ray Burst 2012 conference (October 2012).
Managing GRB afterglows optical/IR observations in the web 2.0 era
GLORIA – the GLObal Robotic-telescopes Intelligent Array for e-Science
Status Update of the Watcher Robotic Telescope(Poster)

Oral presentations at the INTED 2013 conference in Valencia (7th International Technology, Education and Development Conference, March 2013).
Modern Web 2.0 tools for educational astronomy
GLORIA: a new Network for Citizen Science Astronomy

Paper presentation at the WorldCIST 2013 conference in Algarve, Portugal (March 2013).
GLORIA: The First Free Access e-Infrastructure of Robotic Telescopes for Citizen Science (Springer journal link)

Poster presentation at the Liverpool conference, June 2012.
Gamma Ray Bursts in the Era of Rapid Follow-up

IBWS 2012 (Karlovy Vary, CZ, April 2012). All the papers presented are listed and can be retrieved from
Two of them are:
Integration of Watcher into the Sierra Stars Observatory Network: Lessons learnt for GLORIA
Luiza: Analysis Framework for GLORIA

IBWS 2013 (Karlovy Vary, CZ, 2013)
GLORIA: Current status and Czech contribution

33rd International Cosmic Ray Conference (Rio de Janeiro 2013)
GLORIA – Global Robotic Telescope Intelligent Array

A. Majcher, et al.: “The GLORIA demonstrator experiment”, Proc. SPIE 8903, Photonics Applications in Astronomy, Communications, Industry, and High-Energy Physics Experiments 2013, 890328 (October 25, 2013),

Proceedings of the oral presentation at the “Gaia and the Unseen – The Brown Dwarf Question”, Turin University Rettorato, Italy, March 24 – 26, 2014
Web applications meet astronomical archives – Because astronomers are experienced internet users too

Proceedings of “Modern Stellar Astronomy – 2014” Conference, Rostov, Russia, May 28-30, 2014
“The first light of Mini-MegaTORTORA wide-field monitoring system”, by A. Biryukov et al., Baltic Astronomy, 2015 (in press)