Astroparticle Physics Lab

Established in 2013, the Astroparticle Physics Lab at NYU Abu Dhabi focuses on the intersection between astrophysics and particle physics.


  • Dark Matter
  • Detector Development
  • Space Program (CubeSats)
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Cosmic-Ray Detections
  • Radioactivity Measurements


Francesco Arneodo
Principal Investigator

Mohamed Lotfi Benabderrahmane
Lecturer of Physics

Gianmarco Bruno
Research Associate

Adriano Di Giovanni
Research Associate

Osama Fawwaz

Laura Manenti
Postdoctoral Associate

Rodrigo A. Torres Saavedra Research Assistant